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Research Interests

The logic of temperature coding using the fruitfly Drosophila, a system ideally suited for a comprehensive genetic and molecular dissection of complex circuits and behaviors.

Education/Academic qualification

Cell and Molecular Biology, PhD, Karolinska Institute, Sweden

… → 2004

Cell and Molecular Biology, BSc, University of Pavia, Italy

… → 1997

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Drosophila Medicine & Life Sciences
Neurons Medicine & Life Sciences
Diptera Medicine & Life Sciences
Brain Chemical Compounds
Humidity Medicine & Life Sciences
Temperature Medicine & Life Sciences
Providencia Medicine & Life Sciences
humidity Agriculture & Biology

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Grants 2011 2024

Drosophila
Temperature
Nervous System
Molecular Biology
Instinct
Synapses
Drosophila
Brain
Optogenetics
Artificial Receptors
Fruits
Brain
Animals
Decision making
Networks (circuits)
Drosophila
Instinct
Temperature
Molecular Biology
Brain

Research Output 2000 2017

  • 624 Citations
  • 12 Article
  • 1 Comment/debate
19 Citations (Scopus)

Activation of planarian TRPA1 by reactive oxygen species reveals a conserved mechanism for animal nociception

Arenas, O. M., Zaharieva, E. E., Para, A., Vásquez-Doorman, C., Petersen, C. P. & Gallio, M., Dec 1 2017, In : Nature Neuroscience. 20, 12, p. 1686-1693 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Planarians
Nociception
Reactive Oxygen Species
Hot Temperature
Drosophila
17 Citations (Scopus)

Early Integration of Temperature and Humidity Stimuli in the Drosophila Brain

Frank, D. D., Enjin, A., Jouandet, G. C., Zaharieva, E. E., Para, A., Stensmyr, M. C. & Gallio, M., Aug 7 2017, In : Current Biology. 27, 15, p. 2381-2388.e4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Humidity
Drosophila
Neurons
humidity
Brain
71 Citations (Scopus)

Humidity sensing in drosophila

Enjin, A., Zaharieva, E. E., Frank, D. D., Mansourian, S., Suh, G. S. B., Gallio, M. & Stensmyr, M. C., May 23 2016, In : Current Biology. 26, 10, p. 1352-1358 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Humidity
Drosophila
humidity
Atmospheric humidity
Neurons
1 Citation (Scopus)

Catching more flies with vinegar

Jouandet, G. C. & Gallio, M., Sep 9 2015, In : eLife. 4, September2015, e10535.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diptera
Acetic Acid
Food
49 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamic labelling of neural connections in multiple colours by trans-synaptic fluorescence complementation

Macpherson, L. J., Zaharieva, E. E., Kearney, P. J., Alpert, M. H., Lin, T. Y., Turan, Z., Lee, C. H. & Gallio, M., Dec 4 2015, In : Nature communications. 6, 10024.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

synapses
Synapses
Labeling
marking
Brain