Letizia ODDO

Ricercatore SSD: CHIM/02 Chimica FisicaStanza: F1 – 1
Telefono: (+39) 06 7259 4460 / 4454 Sito web: Physical Chemistry of Macromolecules
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Biographical Info

Letizia Oddo, born 1982 in Rome, is a Junior Research Scientist at the Department of Chemical Science and Technology of the University of Rome Tor Vergata. She graduated in Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Technology at the Faculty of Pharmacy, “Sapienza” University of Rome (July,2008). Since March 2009, she is Research Fellow in Chemistry within the group of Professor Gaio Paradossi and she has been involved in different European Projects. In 2014 Letizia has obtained a PhD in Chemistry at the University of Rome Tor Vergata. Her Research is focused on the synthesis and study of ultrasound contrast agents, on their implementation in order to support drug delivery and other imaging modalities and also on their specific functionalization for tissue targeting. Letizia is currently envolved in the European Project AMPHORA aiming to the synthesis of a non invasive echogenic system for radiation dosimetry.