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Dr. Mariarosa Mazza, Research Fellow

Mariarosa obtained her first degree (with distinction) in Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Technology from the University of Calabria, Italy. She is a registered pharmacist with the General Pharmaceutical Council and an Associate Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry. She first joined the UCL School of Pharmacy in 2006 as an Erasmus student, working on the micromanipulation of liposome membranes and tether formation at the Centre for Drug Delivery Research. She then started her PhD studies at the UCL School of Pharmacy in October 2007 and completed her thesis on ‘Peptide Nanofibres for Drug Delivery’ in November 2011. Mariarossa joined the Nanomedicine Lab in February 2012 working on the development of nanofiber and nanotube-mediated drug delivery systems mainly focusing on cancer and kidney disease.