If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

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 Institutet

… → 2004

Cell and Molecular Biology, BSc, University of Pavia

… → 1997

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Marco Gallio is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • 7 Similar Profiles

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.


  • Research Output

    • 700 Citations
    • 13 Article
    • 1 Comment/debate

    A Circuit Encoding Absolute Cold Temperature in Drosophila

    Alpert, M. H., Frank, D. D., Kaspi, E., Flourakis, M., Zaharieva, E. E., Allada, R., Para, A. & Gallio, M., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Current Biology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 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

  • 33 Scopus citations

    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

  • 23 Scopus citations

    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

  • 81 Scopus citations

    Catching more flies with vinegar

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 3 Scopus citations