Pier Andrea Serra

University of SassariItaly

Pier Andrea Serra is associate professor of pharmacology at Medical School at University of Sassari. He received his degree as Medical Doctor at Sassari University in 1998 and studied the in vivo Neurochemistry of Parkinson’s Disease using microdialysis and voltammetry under the supervision of Dr. Maddalena Miele. Prof. Serra received his PhD in Pharmacology and in 2001 and he worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow at University College of Dublin and at National University of Maynooth (Ireland) under the direction of Prof. Robert D. O’Neill and Dr. John P. Lowry. Professor Serra’s research program focuses on design and application of microsensors and biosensors for electrochemical monitoring of brain signalling systems in neurodegenerative diseases.

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The technological approach and the high level of innovation make bioengineering extremely dynamic and this forces researchers to continuous updating. It involves the publication of the results of the latest scientific research. This book covers a wide range of aspects and issues related to advances in bioengineering research with a particular focus on innovative technologies and applications. The book consists of 13 scientific contributions divided in four sections: Materials Science; Biosensors. Electronics and Telemetry; Light Therapy; Computing and Analysis Techniques.

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