Dr. Bourkoula Evgenia, obtained her degree in Biology from the Faculty of Biological Science of Trieste in 2008 and specialized in physiopathology at the University of Trieste. From 2008 to 2009 she accomplished a fellowship in cancer research at the University Hospital of Udine. In 2012, she received a PhD title “ISOLATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF STEM CELLS ISOLATED FROM HUMAN LOW-GRADE AND HIGH-GRADE GLIOMAS” from the University Hospital of Udine. She accomplished a post-doc in Neuroscience in 2015. Today she is Group Leader of Cytogenetic at Genekor MSA. Among other things, her research interests include the development of new biomarkers for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. She has applied molecular and cellular biology techniques. She has published 10 papers in international scientific journals in the field of Medicine and Biology.