Serena Tricarico
Post-Doctoral-Fellow

Phone.: +39 050 883396
Fax: +39 050 883399
Skype: serenatriki

About:

  • 2014-in course Post Doc Fellow “Study of the locomotion of the Mediterranean sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus”
  • 2010-2013 PhD in Animal Biology, Department of Bioscience, University of Milan, via Celoria, 26, 20133 Milan (Italy). “Biology of mutable collagenous tissues in marine invertebrates: an integrated approach”
  • 2007-2009 Master Degree in Marine Biology, Marche Polytechnic University of Ancona, Piazza Roma, 22, 60121 Ancona (Italy). “Symbiotic associations between Protozoa and Idrozoa: biodiversity and seasonal cycles”
  • 2004-2007 Bachelor Degree in Biology, Marche Polytechnic University of Ancona, Piazza Roma, 22, 60121 Ancona (Italy). “The antifreezing molecules in antarctic fishes”

Publications:

• Tricarico S., Giorgio Serchi F., Laschi C.

The spontaneous locomotion of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus as an example of Correlated Random Walk

Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 2015 (submitted)

 

• I. Wilkie, D. Fassini, E. Cullorà, A. Barbaglio, S. Tricarico, M. Sugni, L. Del Giacco, M. D. Candia Carnevali

Mechanical properties of the compass depressors of the sea-urchin Paracentrotus lividus (Echinodermata, Echinoidea) and the effects of enzymes, neurotransmitters and synthetic tensilin-like protein

PLoS ONE 2015, 10(3): e0120339. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0120339

 

• Barbaglio A., Tricarico S., Ribeiro A., Di Benedetto C., Barbato M., Dessì D., Fugnanesi V., Magni S., Mosca F., Sugni M., Bonasoro F., Barbosa M., Wilkie I.C., Candia Carnevali M.D.

Ultrastructural and biochemical characterization of mechanically adaptable collagenous structures in the edible sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus

Zoology, 2015 (accepted)

 
• Sugni M., Barbaglio A., Tricarico S., Di Benedetto C., Fassini D., Wilkie I. C., Bonasoro F., Candia Carnevali M.D.
Glycosaminoglycans in the mutability phenomena of echinoderm connective tissues
75° Congresso Unione Zoologica Italiana, 22 - 25 settembre 2014, Bari, Italy
 
• Sugni  M.,  Fassini  D.,  Barbaglio  A.,  Biressi  A.,  Di  Benedetto  C.,  Tricarico  S.,  Bonasoro  F.,  Wilkie  I.  C.,  Candia
Carnevali M.D.
Comparing  dynamic  connective  tissue  in  echinoderms  and  sponges:  morphological  and  mechanical  aspects  and
environmental sensitivity
Marine Environmental Research 2014, vol 93 pages123-132
 
• Barbaglio A., Tricarico S., Di Benedetto C.,  Fassini D., Lima A.P., Ribeiro A., Ribeiro  C.C., Sugni M., Wilkie I.C.,
Barbosa M., Candia Carnevali M.D.
Sea urchins and mechanically adaptable connective tissues: alternative sources for biomaterial design
European Journal Of Histochemistry 2013, vol 57 supplement 2 pag 7
33rd National Meeting Of The Italian Society For The Study Of Connective Tissues (SISC), 3-4 October 2013, Pavia,
Italy
 
• Barbaglio A., Tricarico S., Di Benedetto C., Fassini D., Lima A.P., Ribeiro A., Ribeiro C.C., Sugni M., Bonasoro F.,
Wilkie I., Barbosa M., Candia Carnevali M.D.  
The smart connective tissue of echinoderms: a materializing promise for biotech applications
Cahiers de Biologie Marine 2013, vol54 issue 4 pages 713-720
14th International Echinoderm Conference, August 2012, Brussels, Belgium
 
• Tricarico S., Barbaglio A., Burlini N., Del Giacco L., Ghilardi A., Sugni M., Di Benedetto C., Bonasoro F., Wilkie I.C.,
Candia Carnevali M.D.
New insights into the mutable collagenous tissue of Paracentrotus lividus : preliminary results  
Zoosymposia,  7:1,  December  2012,  Kroh,  A.  &  Reich,  M.  (eds.)  Echinoderm  Research  2010:  Proceedings  of  the
Seventh European Conference on Echinoderms, pp. 279-285.  
7th European Echinoderm Conference, 2-9 October 2010, Göttingen, Germany
 
• Sugni M., Barbaglio A., Barbosa M., Bonasoro F., Di Benedetto C., Fassini D., Lima A.P., Ribeiro A., Ribeiro C.C.,
Tricarico S., Wilkie I., Candia Carnevali M.D.
Innovative biomimetic materials from echinoderms: recent results and applied perspectives
5th Bilateral Seminar Italy-Japan, 27-28 November 2012, Palermo, Italy
 
• Barbaglio A., Tricarico S., Ribeiro A., Ribeiro C., Sugni M., Di Benedetto C., Wilkie I.C., Barbosa M., Bonasoro F.,
Candia Carnevali M.D.
The mechanically adaptive connective tissue of echinoderms: Its potential for bio-innovation in applied technology and
ecology

Marine Environmental Research 2012, vol 76 pages 108–113
 
•  Barbaglio A., Tricarico S., Ribeiro A., Di Benedetto C., Fassini D., Sugni M., Ribeiro C., Carrilho S., Lima A. P.,
Bacchetta R., Barbosa M.A., Wilkie I.C., Candia Carnevali M.D.
The smart sea urchin: towards innovative biomimetic matrices for tissue engineering
3rd Marine Board Forum “New Technologies for a Blue Future”, April 2012, Brussels, Belgium
 
• Ribeiro A.R., Barbaglio  A., Sugni M., Di Benedetto C., Lima A.P., Tricarico S., Oliveira M.J., Ribeiro C., Candia
Carnevali M.D., Wilkie I., Barbosa M.
New insights into mutable collagenous tissues: an inspiring model for tissue regeneration
9th World Biomaterials Congress, 1-5 June, 2012, Chengdu, China
 
• Sugni M., Bacchetta R., Barbaglio A., Barbosa M.A., Bonasoro F., Di Benedetto C., Lima A.P., Ribeiro A.R., Ribeiro
C.C., Silva F., Tricarico S., Wilkie I., Candia Carnevali M.D.
Learning from Nature: sea urchin tissues as a source of inspiration for biomaterial design. The MIMESIS project
Nanotechitaly, 23-25 Novembre 2011, Venezia, Italy
 
• Barbaglio  A.,  Tricarico  S.,  Ribeiro  A.,  Di  Benedetto  C.,  Sugni  M.,  Bonasoro  F.,  Barbosa  M.,  Wilkie  I.,  Candia
Carnevali M.D.
Dynamic echinoderm collagenous tissue: inspiration for biomimetic substrates
3rd International Congress on Biohydrogels, 8-12 November 2011, Firenze, Italy
 
• Tricarico S., Barbaglio A., Burlini N., Del Giacco L., Sugni M., Di Benedetto C., Bonasoro F., Candia Carnevali M.D.
Echinoderm Mutable Collagenous Tissue: bioactive matrix and molecules
IV Edizione della Scuola delle Sostanze Naturali e di Chimica Biorganica “Luigi Minale”, 5-9 Giugno 2011, Napoli,
Italy
 
• Tricarico S., Barbaglio A., Burlini N., Del Giacco L., Bonasoro F., Candia Carnevali M.D.
Echinoderms: new stars of the biomimetic approach
42° Congresso della Società Italiana di Biologia Marina, 23-28 May 2011, Olbia, Italy
 
• Barbaglio A., Tricarico S., Ribeiro A., Sugni M., Wilkie I., Barbosa M., Bonasoro F., Candia Carnevali M.D.  
The smart connective tissue of echinoderms: a promise for bio-innovation in applied technology and ecology.
4th bilateral seminar Italy-Japan, Physical and chemical impacts on marine organisms for conservation of biodiversity
and sustainability, 24-27 October 2010, Nagoya, Japan
 
• Tricarico S., Burlini N., Del Giacco L., Ghilardi A., Barbaglio A., Biressi A., Bonasoro F., Candia Carnevali M.D.
 New insight into mutable collagenous tissue: work in progress and applied perspectives in Paracentrotus lividus
Workshop  Internazionale  “Conservazione  e  gestione  del  riccio  di  mare  Paracentrotus  lividus  in  Mediterraneo”,  8-9 October 2010, Palermo, Italy
 
• Tricarico S., Burlini N., Del Giacco L., Ghilardi A., Barbaglio A., Bonasoro F., Candia Carnevali M.D. Ultime  novità  nello  studio  dei  tessuti  connettivi  mutabili  (MCTs):  un  approccio  biochimico  e  biomolecolare  in
Paracentrotus lividus
71° Congresso Unione Zoologica Italiana, 22-25 September 2010, Palermo, Italy
 
• Tazioli S., Bo M., Di Camillo C.G., Tricarico S., Bavestrello G.
Ciclo vitale di Ephelota gemmipara (Hertwig, 1876) (Ciliophora, Suctoria) sull’idrozoo Eudendrium racemosum
Bollettino dei Musei e degli Istituti Biologici dell'Università di Genova, 71, pag 27 2009
70° Congresso Unione Zoologica Italiana, 21-24 September 2009, Rapallo (GE), Italy