Antonio Galeone is a Postdoctoral Associate in the Department of Molecular and Human Genetics at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM). He received B.S. and M.S. in Molecular Biology from University of Salento-Italy in 2008.
He performed his graduate work in Pompa and Cingolani’s Lab at Italian Institute of Technology (IIT) where he focused on the understanding of the interaction between nanomaterials and living systems using Drosophila melanogaster as model. He graduated in Nanobiotechnology in 2012 and performed a short-term Postdoctoral training at IIT funded by the European Commission.
Dr. Galeone joined the Jafar-Nejad lab in September 2013 at BCM. Currently he is involved in the NGLY1 project and aims to study the pathophysiology of NGLY1 Deficiency using the fly model.