Federica Romanelli


Federica Romanelli

PhD Student

Helmholtz Centre for
Environmental Research – UFZ
Department of Environmental Immunology
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

Laboratories of the Environmental
Immunology in Saxonian Incubator for Clinical
Translation (SIKT)
Philipp-Rosenthal-Straße 55
04103 Leipzig, Germany

Phone: +49 341 6025-2507

Federica Romanelli
Photo: Sebastian Wiedling/UFZ

Research Interests

  • Impact of endocrine disrupting chemicals on processes involved in spiral artery remodeling
  • Influence of estrogen receptor signalling on chymase-expressing mast cells and associated effects on pregnancy-related processes and fetal/placental growth

Curriculum vitae / Scientific career

Since 2021

PhD student, Department Environmental Immunology, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig, Germany

2018 -2021

Master in medical biotechnology and molecular medicine, Università di Milano, Italy


Internship, Rega Institute for Medical Research, KU Leuven University, Belgium

2015 - 2018

Bachelor in biotechnology, Università di Roma, Italy



Erasmus Program Scholarship


Erasmus Program Scholarship