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Silvia Pescina was born in Parma on the 8th of March, 1979. Graduated in 2008 in Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Technology at the Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Parma (final score 110/110), in 2012 defended her PhD in Biopharmaceutics-Pharmacokinetics, under the supervision of Prof. Sara Nicoli. In 2011, during the PhD, she spent some months as visiting PhD student at the Centre for Drug Research, University of Helsinki (Finland), under the supervision of Prof. Lasse Murtomäki. From 2012 to 2014 she was Postdoctoral Fellow at the Interdept. Centre Biopharmanet_TEC, University of Parma, and from 2014 to 2016, at the Department of Pharmacy, University of Parma. Currently, she is Research Fellow at the Food and Drug Department, University of Parma.

Silvia Pescina is author/co-author of 38 papers published in international peer-reviewed journals and of 33 conference communications.

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2021/2022

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2020/2021

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2019/2020

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2018/2019

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2017/2018

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2016/2017

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In vitro and ex vivo models for ocular delivery of conventional and biotech compounds. Effect of absorption enhancers on the ocular administration of drugs. Development and characterization of topical dosage forms.



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Dipartimento di Scienze degli Alimenti e del Farmaco
Parco Area delle Scienze, 27/A
43124 PARMA