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Merli Giulia, MSc


Date of Birth


Current assignment


Title of qualification awarded

2008: BSc in Biological Sciences at the University of Ferrara, final grade: 104/110.

Other qualifications awarded

2010: MSc in Bio-molecular and cellular sciences, University of Ferrara, final grade: 110/110 with honors.

Positions held

Researcher at the Laboratory of Nanobiotechnology (NaBI) at the research center of the Orthopaedic Institute Rizzoli/Codivilla-Putti. 

Writing of research protocols for both sponsored and spontaneous studies, within the field of both preclinical and clinical research. Writing and managing of clinical experimentation projects in the orthopedic field. Support to in-vitro experimentation, especially for activities of results analysis in the field of muscular-skeletal tissue regeneration. 

I developed knowledge in the field of innovative techniques applied to muscular-skeletal tissue regenerative medicine in the orthopedic field, especially concerning the knee, through the use of biomimetic scaffolds, platelet-rich plasma (PRP) and mesenchymal stem cells. 


Italian: mother tongue.
English: fluent.


Specific and daily use of functional software for researches on specialized data banks:

  • Patient data management system (SIR and DIGIstat);
  • Bibliographic databases PubMed, Scopus and Web of Science;
  • Support to quality management for the Laboratory of Nanobiotechnology.
Scientific activities

Participation to national and international congresses.

Co-author of 13 publications on international indexed journals with impact factor.