Dipartimento di Medicina Molecolare e Biotecnologie Mediche Scuola di Medicina e Chirurgia Università di Napoli "Federico II"
Human breast cancer, steroid receptors, signalling and stem cells. Mechanisms of resistance to current treatments. Stromal and adipose tissue of the mammary gland.
Primary cell culture, breast cancer cell lines, in vitro analysis of the tumor-stroma interaction, cryopreservation, qPCR, FACS, stem cell sorting, RNA and protein analyses.
Breast cancer epithelial-stromal co-cultures, mammospheres.