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Daniele Cecchetti


The first and second name Daniele Cecchetti
University Nicolaus Copernicus University, Toruń, Poland
Faculty Faculty of Biological and Veterinary Science
Discipline Plant Physiology (Biology)
Supervisor Prof dr hab. Adriana Szmidt-Jaworska,

Nicolaus Copernicus University, Chair of Plant Physiology and Biotechnology, Faculty of Biological and Veterinary Science, Lwowska  1 St., 87-100 Toruń (Poland)

Co-supervisor Prof. Massimo Maffei, Department of Life Sciences and Systems Biology, Plant Physiology-Innovation Centre, University of Turin, Via Quarello 15/A, I-10135 Turin (Italy)

Sep 2012 – Apr 2016 – Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences, University of Perugia, Perugia (Italy); thesis: “Flowering determinism in higher plants: Phaseolus vulgaris L. case study”.

Sep 2016–Apr 2019 – Master’s degree in Biomolecular and Environmental Science, University of Perugia, Perugia (Italy); thesis: “Salt stress mechanisms: the expression of salt tolerance genes between sensitive and tolerant olive cultivars”.

May 2019–Aug 2019 – Participation in Traineeship of the European Erasmus+ Project at Nicolaus Copernicus University – Department of Microbiology, Toruń (Poland)

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ResearchGate profile: Daniele Cecchetti

Scientific activities

His work focuses on plant growth and development. Currently, Daniele is pursuing his doctoral degree at the Department of Plant Physiology and Biotechnology. In this role, he investigates the basic mechanisms determining the positive reaction of some plant species to exposure to electromagnetic field. He uses several plant physiology-, molecular biology-, biochemistry- and physics tools in his research.