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Dr. Oliviero Gobbo

Oliviero Gobbo

 Dr. Oliviero Gobbo
 Senior Research Fellow
 Location: Panoz Institute, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland.




Oliviero Gobbo was awarded his PhD in Neuroscience at Trinity College Dublin. He is trained in pre-clinical pharmacokinetics and Magnetic Resonance Imaging, and has worked in private industry and academia for over 20 years. Oliviero Gobbo’s current research interests lie in the fields of cancer and neuroscience, particularly in improving therapeutic delivery. He has a specific interest in the emerging area of theranostics using Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles. The employment of such theranostic nanoparticles, which combine both therapeutic and diagnostic capabilities in a single agent, promises to propel biomedical research towards personalized medicine. Oliviero Gobbo’s research has been widely published, and he has had a number of publications in leading journals, most notably Science and Nature Communications.

Oliviero Gobbo is member of the Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) committee at the Institute of Neuroscience and the Animal Research Ethics Committee of Trinity College Dublin. He currently serves as a delegate on the Management Committee for COST Action TD1402 (Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Magnetic Hyperthermia and Indirect Radiation Therapy).



European funding Horizon 2020: EU-NCL, NoCanTher and Cost Action TD 1402.
Trinity College Dublin: Dean’s Research Initiatives Award 2017-18.