Prof. Nicola Bernabò is an Associate Professor of Veterinary Physiology at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Teramo, Italy. He received his degree in veterinary medicine from the University of Pisa (1999), his Master\'s degree in biotechnology of reproduction from the University of Teramo (2002), and Ph.D. degree in endocrinology of domestic animals from the University of Bologna (2004). His research interests include endocrinology of reproduction, the biochemistry of sperm capacitation, and systems biology. In particular, his work is focused on the development of computational models representing the complex biochemical events that occur during the acquisition of fertilizing ability by male gametes either in domestic animals or humans. Prof. Bernabò is the author of more than sixty works published in international peer-reviewed journals, conference proceedings, as well as book chapters, and he has been awarded national and international prizes for his research activity.