Presentation: "The Breathing of Newborn Mammals: What is 'Special' About It?"
Research Area: Respiratory Physiology
The general research interest is on the developmental aspects of the control of breathing. Specific attention is given to the effects of hypoxia during the prenatal period, and its short- and long-term effects on various aspects of the cardio-respiratory function. Studies are usually of inter-species comparative nature
Education: M.D., Milan