Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Giuliana  Caronia-Brown, PhD

Giuliana Caronia-Brown, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Neurology (Comprehensive Neurology)

Focus of Work


Role of microRNAs in CNS and PNS: In the CNS, we focus on the role of miRNA in hippocampus development by regulating Wnt/BMP pathways, while in the PNS, we investigate their role in dopamine neurons development.


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Education and Certification

  • PhD: University of London, Cell & Molecular Biology (2002)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship: Unknown, Neurobiology (2004)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship: University of Chicago, Neurobiology (2007)


Laboratory: 312-503-0614

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