Sagol faculty


Dr. Nicola Maggio

Dept. of Neurology, Sackler Faculty of Medicine


Research topic: The role of neuroinflammation and neurocoagulation in the pathophysiology of neurological disorders.

Research methods: Electrophysiology, Slice recording, Molecular biology, Biochemistry, Histology and Immunohistochemistry, Behavioral tests.

Main projects in the lab include:

  1. The role of thrombin in the brain: from physiology to pathophysiology.
  2. Neuroinflammation and Neurocoagulation in the brain.
  3. The role of stress and corticosteroid in synaptic transmission and plasticity.