Benedetta Bellinazzi

PhD Student

Benedetta Bellinazzi received her MSc degree in Medical Biotechnology from San Raffaele University (Milan, Italy) in 2023. She worked on the use of base editors for the treatment of a rare neurodevelopmental genetic disease and on viral vector delivery to the brain. Benedetta joined the Corn Lab as a PhD student in January 2024, to acquire new knowledge on DNA damage repair mechanisms after genome editing. Her research interests include CRISPR evolution and its applications across various fields, ranging from basic research to molecular medicine.