Dr Stefano Frausin
BSc, MSc, PhD

Research Fellow

Parkville Campus
30 Royal Parade
Parkville Victoria 3052

Stefano Frausin profile


Dr Stefano Frausin obtained his PhD in 2018 from the University of Melbourne under the supervision of Professor Lachlan Thompson at The Florey, with a thesis focused on models of neurological diseases. In particular, he was interested in the therapeutic effects of human-derived spinal motor neurons transplanted in animal models of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and developing new tools for studying glioblastoma multiforme in rodents.

In early 2019, Dr Frausin started a postdoctoral position in the Neural Transplantation Team, working on stem cell therapy for Parkinson’s disease, motor neuron disease and stroke.

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