Roman Polishchuk

Roman Polishchuk

Cell Biology and Disease Mechanisms

Membrane sorting and biogenesis




I am a Cell Biologist by training and I believe that moving to the Rare Disease Field helped me to learn how cellular mechanisms adapt to pathological conditions and prompted me to investigate how these mechanisms might be targeted to help patients.

Additional Funding
  • MUR, Italian ministry of university and research - WILSON MED - Multi-molecular targeting of copper overload in Wilson disease (2021-2024)
  • HFSPO - Transcriptional program of Golgi biogenesis (2022-2023)
  • Validazione di Alexidine allo scopo di ridurre la tossicità da rame nella patologia di Wilson (2021), Associazione Nazionale Malattie di Wilson