Curriculum vitae

Professional Career
Since 05/2014 PostDoc at the MPM Department, HKI, Jena, Germany
05/2011–04/2014 Scientific Writer at “Primula Multimedia SrL”, Pisa, Italy
01/2008–03/2011 PhD in Microbiology and Genetics, University of Pisa, Italy & University of Würzburg, Germany
09/2005–10/2007 M.Sc. in Biomolecular Sciences and Technologies, University of Pisa, Italy
10/2001–07/2005 B.Sc. in Molecular and Biological Sciences, University of Pisa, Italy
07/2001 European Baccalaureat, Bergen, Netherlands

Publications

Lazić J, Ajdačić V, Vojnovic S, Zlatović M, Pekmezovic M, Mogavero S, Opsenica I, Nikodinovic-Runic J (2018) Bis-guanylhydrazones as efficient anti-Candida compounds through DNA interaction. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 102(4), 1889-1901.
Richardson JP, Mogavero S, Moyes DL, Blagojevic M, Krüger T, Verma AH, Coleman BM, De La Cruz Diaz J, Schulz D, Ponde NO, Carrano G, Kniemeyer O, Wilson D, Bader O, Enoiu SI, Ho J, Kichik N, Gaffen SL, Hube B, Naglik JR (2018) Processing of Candida albicans Ece1p is critical for Candidalysin maturation and fungal virulence. mBio 9(1), e02178-17.
Westman J, Moran G, Mogavero S, Hube B, Grinstein S (2018) Candida albicans hyphal expansion causes phagosomal membrane damage and luminal alkalinization. mBio 9(5), e01226-18.
Brunke S, Mogavero S, Kasper L, Hube B (2016) Virulence factors in fungal pathogens of man. Curr Opin Microbiol 32, 89-95. (Review)
Fogli S, Mogavero S, Egan CG, Del Re M, Danesi R (2016) Pathophysiology and pharmacological targets of VEGF in diabetic macular edema. Pharmacol Res 103, 149-157.
Förster TM, Mogavero S, Dräger A, Graf K, Polke M, Jacobsen ID, Hube B (2016) Enemies and brothers in arms: Candida albicans and gram-positive bacteria. Cell Microbiol 18(12), 1709-1715. (Review)
Höfs S, Mogavero S, Hube B (2016) Interaction of Candida albicans with host cells: virulence factors, host defense, escape strategies, and the microbiota. J Microbiol 54(3), 149-169. (Review)
Jakab Á, Mogavero S, Förster TM, Pekmezovic M, Jablonowski N, Dombrádi V, Pócsi I, Hube B (2016) Effects of the glucocorticoid betamethasone on the interaction of Candida albicans with human epithelial cells. Microbiology 162(12), 2116-2125.
Moyes DL*, Wilson D*, Richardson JP*, Mogavero S*, Tang SX, Wernecke J, Höfs S, Gratacap RL, Robbins J, Runglall M, Murciano C, Blagojevic M, Thavaraj S, Förster TM, Hebecker B, Kasper L, Vizcay G, Iancu SI, Kichik N, Häder A, Kurzai O, Luo T, Krüger T, Kniemeyer O, Cota E, Bader O, Wheeler RT, Gutsmann T, Hube B, Naglik JR (2016) Candidalysin is a fungal peptide toxin critical for mucosal infection. Nature 532(7597), 64-68.
Antonuzzo L, Giommoni E, Pastorelli D, Latiano T, Pavese I, Azzarello D, Aieta M, Pastina I, Di Fabio F, Bertolini A, Corsi DC, Mogavero S, Angelini V, Pazzagli M, Di Costanzo F (2015) Bevacizumab plus XELOX as first-line treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer: The OBELIX study. World J Gastroenterol 21(23), 7281-7288.