Nadia holds a PhD degree in Biophysics from École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) and has over 10 years of experience teaching microscopy and using quantitative live-cell imaging techniques. She was a postdoctoral fellow at the Dept. of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School and then a postdoctoral researcher and imaging facility manager at the Structural Genomic Consortium (SGC) and the Botnar Research Center, University of Oxford, Nuffield Dept. of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences (NDORMS). Before joining CRG, she was assistant manager, then manager of Micron Oxford Advanced Bioimaging Unit at the University of Oxford, Dept. of Biochemistry.
In the latest issue of Science, from the lab of Pura Muñoz-Cánoves at UPF, Roman et al. show the importance of nuclear movement and local protein translation for repairing injured myofibers and uncover key components that regulate muscle reconstruction. Image taken from the Perspective article,