Lia has been Director of Discovery Services since 2007. She is responsible for Assay Development, High Throughput Screening, Compound Profiling, Hit Follow-up, Liability Platforms, Library and Data Management. She coordinates numerous collaborations with international companies and she is Work Package Leader for different grants supported by the Italian government and the European Community. Before taking this role, she was Head of the Cell Biology unit at Axxam from 2001, and previously she was Head of Cardiovascular Research Unit in the Pharmacology Department at Bayer-Italy. She holds a degree in Pharmaceutical Chemistry and a Master in Experimental Pharmacology from the University of Milan.
Biotechnology, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry