Natalia Andrea Riobo
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Jefferson Medical College
Thomas Jefferson University, USA
Dr. Natalia A. Riobo received her PhD in Biochemistry at the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina in 2001 and underwent postdoctoral training in Developmental Biology and Pharmacology at the University of Pennsylvania during 2001-2006. Currently, she is working as an Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology in Thomas Jefferson University. She is serving as an editorial member of several reputed journals like American Journal of Pathology and the Journal of Molecular Signaling. She has authored more than 30 research articles/books in mammalian Hedgehog signaling and nitric oxide pathophysiology. She is a member of the American Heart Association and ad hoc member in study sections of several funding agencies.
Signal transduction mechanisms employed by mammalian Hedgehog proteins in stem cells, endothelium and stromal fibroblasts in the context of cardiovascular regenerative medicine and cancer biology