Laura Sciacca

Associate Professor of ENDOCRINOLOGY [MED/13]
Office: P.O. Garibaldi Nesima - torre C p. -1 - via Palermo 636
Email: lsciacca@unict.it laurasciacca2019@gmail.com
Phone: +39.095.759.8702
Fax: +39.095.472.988
Laura Sciacca
@LauraLsciacca
laurapaxct
Office Hours: Thursday from 11:00 to 13:00



view the publications
N.B. the number of publications can affect the loading time of the information
ACADEMIC YEAR 2021/2022


ACADEMIC YEAR 2020/2021


ACADEMIC YEAR 2019/2020


ACADEMIC YEAR 2018/2019


ACADEMIC YEAR 2017/2018


ACADEMIC YEAR 2016/2017


ACADEMIC YEAR 2015/2016

Main scientific fields include basic research on insulin receptor isoforms both in cancer and in diabetes, clinical research on diabetes in pregnancy, diabetes and cancer and on insulin therapy in type 1 diabetes by continuous subcutaneous infusion.

KEYWORS:
DIABETES -  INSULIN - INSULIN RECEPTOR -  INSULIN RECEPTOR ISOFORMS -  HYPERGLYCEMIA – PREGNANCY - INSULIN ANALOGUES -  INTRACELLULAR SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION - CELL PROLIFERATION – APOPTOSIS - CANCER - PRE-GESTATIONAL DIABETES – GESTATIONAL DIABETES

 

MEMBERSHIPS

- Italian Society of Diabetology (SID)

- Italian Society of Endocrinology (SIE)

- Association of Diabetologists (AMD) 

 

2007-2012: Member of the Diabetes and Pregnancy Study Group of the Italian Society of Diabetology (SID)

2007-2011: Member of the Scientific Committee of the Italian Society of Endocrinology (SIE)

2012-2016: Member of the National Council of the Italian Society of Diabetology (SID)

2014 - 2016: Coordinator of social and health committee of the Italian Society of Diabetology (SID)

2018 - present: Component Editorial Committee of the Italian Society of Diabetology (SID)

2019- ongoing Vice-Coordinator of the Diabetes and Pregnancy Study Group of the Italian Society of Diabetology (SID)

 

EDITORIAL ACTIVITY

- 2014-present: Member of the Editorial Board of " Il Diabete", official journal of the Italian Society of Diabetology

- 2017-present: Member of the Editorial Board of “Journal of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolic Disorders”

- 2017-present: Associate Editor of “BMC Cancer”

- 2017-present: Board section WeekEndo, of “l’Endocrinologo”, official journal of the Italian Society of Endocrinology

- 2018-present: Supervisor section “Diabetes and Metabolism” of “l’Endocrinologo” official journal of the Italian Society of Endocrinology 

- 2018-present: Member of the Editorial Board of “Journal of Endocrinological Investigation”

- 2018 Guest Editor Special Issue “Insulin and Insulin Receptor in Diseases” for International Journal of Molecular Sciences