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Gian Paolo Vallerini PhD

Gian Paolo Vallerini
  • Academic Hourly – Postdoctoral Research
Contact Information
  • gpv [at]
  • (312) 413-3970
  • Molecular Biology Research Building (MBRB)
    900 S. Ashland
    (entrance to building is on Marshfield side of street)
    Chicago IL 60607
  • Room #:3268

Gian Paolo Vallerini is a Postdoctoral Researcher with a background in Organic/Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Discovery. He obtained my PhD degree in “Design and Synthesis of Biologically Active Compounds” from the University of Parma, Italy, in 2013. After a year and a half working as Postdoctoral Fellow in Prof. Gabriele Costantino’s group, he joined UIC – College of Pharmacy, in 2014, where he worked as Postdoctoral Research Associate in Prof. Alan Kozikowski’s group for 3 years. He recently joined Dr. Gavin’s lab and he is very excited to broaden his knowledge and skills to the Molecular Biology field.

  • psychiatry

    Neurological Disorders, Cancer Research

  • Elucidation of the role of epigenetics in Alcohol Use Disorder. Examining mRNA changes in cultured neurons in response to THC exposure