Federica Vecchio

Federica Vecchio studied medical biotechnologies at the University of Milano-Bicocca (Italy), where she graduated with a MSc in 2018.

Since 2016, at the Diabetes Research Institute – San Raffaele Hospital (MI), for three years she worked on immunological analysis of human neutrophils in T1D children and adults and in relatives of T1D patients at risk of developing the disease. Currently, as part of the laboratory team Mallone-You at the INSERM Cochin Institute in Paris, her research activity focuses on dissecting the role of Coxsackievirus infection in T1D pathogenesis.