Sergio Pantano

Sergio Pantano 2018-12-20T17:13:18+00:00
PhD Sergio Pantano
PhD Sergio Pantano

Biomolecular Simulations Laboratory

  • PhD, Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati, Trieste, Italia. “Theoretical Investigations on Ligand- and RNA-protein Complexes of Pharmaceutical Relevance” (1998 – 2001)

  • MSc, Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati, Trieste, Italia (1998 – 1999)

  • BSC in Physics, Universidad Nacional de San Luis, Argentina (1991 – 1996)

  • Molecular Simulations

  • Coarse Grain Modelling

  • Computational Biophysics

  • Biosensors Design

  • Dans PD, Zeida A, Machado MR, Pantano S. A Coarse Grained Model for Atomic-Detailed DNA Simulations with Explicit Electrostatics. JCTC, 2010, 6:1711.

  • Surdo N, Berrera M, Koschinski A, Brescia M, Machado M, Carr C, Morotti S, Grandi E, Wright P, Bers D, Gorelik J, Pantano S, Zaccolo M. FRET biosensor uncovers cAMP nano-domains at β-adrenergic targets that dictate precise tuning of cardiac contractility. Nature Comm, 2017, 8: 15031.

  • Montecucco C, Schiavo G, Pantano S. SNARE Complexes and Neuroexocytosis: How Many, How Close? Trends Biochem. Sci. 2005, 30:367.

  • Ayala YM, Pantano S, D’Ambrogio A, Buratti E, Brindisi A, Marchetti C, Romano M, Baralle FE, Human, Drosophila, and C.Elegans TDP43: Nucleic Acid Binding Properties and Splicing Regulatory Function. J Mol. Biol. 2005, 348: 575.

  • Darré L, Machado MR, Dans PD, Herrera FE, Pantano S. Another Coarse Grain Model for Aqueous Solvation: WAT Four? JCTC. 2010, 6:3793

  • Darré L, Machado MR, Brandner AF, Ferreira S, Gonzalez HC, Pantano S. SIRAH: a structurally unbiased coarse-grained force field for proteins with aqueous solvation and long-range electrostatics. JCTC, 2015, 11:723.

  • Pantano S, Montecucco C. The Blockade of the Neurotransmitter Release Apparatus by Botulinum Neurotoxins. Cell. Mol. Life Sci. 2013, DOI:10.1007/s00018-013-1380-7.