Federica Accornero

Federica Accornero

Federica Accornero

Associate Professor, Dept. of Physiology & Cell Biology



Areas of Expertise

  • Cell Biology
  • RNA Biology
  • Gene Expression
  • Molecular Medicine


  • PhD, University of Turin, Italy
  • Post Doctoral, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Mechanisms underlying heart and skeletal muscle diseases, with a primary focus on the role of RNA-binding proteins in regulating the expression of pathologic genes during stress challenges.