Alessia de Felice
Section of Neurotoxicology and Neuroendocrinology; Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience; Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy
Ms. De Felice is a biologist who graduated in Neurobiology at Sapienza University and is now studying neurotoxicology and neuroendocrinology for her PhD. Her PhD project is about the characterization of animal models of neurodevelopmental disorders such as autism. In particular she is working on the contribution of environmental factors such as pesticides, heavy metals and endocrine disruptors in the etiology of autism spectrum disorders.