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Emanuela Pedrazzini


Email: pedrazzini * ibba.cnr.it | Phone: +39 0223699443 | Fax: +39 0223699411



Biotic, Abiotic / Environmental Stress, Cell morphogenesis and organelle biogenesis / function, Protein biogenesis and degradation, Recombinant pharmaceuticals

Plant growth under controlled stress conditions, Molecular biology, Cell Biology, Biostatistics and bioinformatics

Selected Publications

  • N. Borgese, M. Barberi, I. Gazzoni, S. Colombo, E. Pedrazzini: "Targeting of a tail anchored protein to Endoplasmic Reticulum and Mitochondrial Outer Membranes by independent and competing pathways". Molecular Biology of the Cell. (2001) Vol. 12, n°8, 2482-2496
  • N. Borgese, S. Colombo and E. Pedrazzini.: “The tale of tail-anchored proteins: coming from the cytosol and looking for a membrane”. The Journal of Cell Biology. 161:1013-1019 (2003).


  • Snapp EL, Hegde RS, Francolini M, Lombardo F, Colombo S, Pedrazzini E, Borgese N, Lippincott-Schwartz J. “Formation of stacked ER cisternae by low affinity protein interactions.” The Journal of Cell Biology.2003 Oct 27;163(2):257-69


  • Vitale A, Pedrazzini E.: “Recombinant pharmaceuticals from plants: the plant endomembrane system as bioreactor.” Mol Interv. (2005) Aug;5(4):216-25
  • C. Maggio, A. Barbante, F. Ferro, L. Frigerio and E. Pedrazzini.: “Intracellular Sorting Of The Tail-Anchored Protein Cytochrome b5 In Plants: A Comparative Study Using Different Isoforms From Rabbit And Arabidopsis" J. Exp. Bot. (2007) 58(6):1365-1379.
  • Tolley N, Sparkes IA, Hunter PR, Craddock CP, Nuttall J, Roberts LM, Hawes C, Pedrazzini E, Frigerio L. “Overexpression of a plant reticulon remodels the lumen of the cortical endoplasmic reticulum but does not perturb protein transport” Traffic (2008) 9(1):94-102
  • Barbante A., Irons S., Hawes C., Frigerio L., Vitale A., and Pedrazzini E. "Anchorage to the cytosolic face of the ER membrane: a new strategy to stabilize a cytosolic recombinant antigen in plants”, Plant Biotechnology Journal (2008) 6(6):560-575
  • Marusic C, Vitale A, Pedrazzini E, Donini M, Frigerio L, Bock R, Dix PJ, McCabe MS, Bellucci M, Benvenuto E. “Plant-based strategies aimed at expressing HIV antigens and neutralizing antibodies at high levels. Nef as a case study” Transgenic Res. (2009) 4:499-512 - Emanuela Pedrazzini “Tail-Anchored Proteins in Plants”. Journal of Plant Biology (2009) 52:88-101.


  • Rigano MM, Manna C, Giulini A, Pedrazzini E, Capobianchi M, Castilletti C, Di Caro A, Ippolito G, Beggio P, De Giuli Morghen C, Monti L, Vitale A, Cardi T. “Transgenic chloroplasts are efficient sites for high-yield production of the vaccinia virus envelope protein A27L in plant cells”. Plant Biotechnol J. (2009) 6:577-91
  • Avesani L, Vitale A, Pedrazzini E, Devirgilio M, Pompa A, Barbante A, Gecchele E, Dominici P, Morandini F, Brozzetti A, Falorni A, Pezzotti M. “Recombinant human GAD65 accumulates to high levels in transgenic tobacco plants when expressed as an enzymatically inactive mutant”. Plant Biotechnol J. (2010) 8:1-11
  • Maitrejean M., Wudick M. M., Voelker C., Prinsi B., Mueller-Roeber B., Czempinski K., Pedrazzini E., and Vitale A. “Assembly and Sorting of the Tonoplast Potassium Channel AtTPK1 and Its Turnover by Internalization into the Vacuole” Plant Physiol. (2011) 156:1-14

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