Research Topics Neuronal and glial cell mechanics, mechanotransduction in the nervous system.
Education & Training
2017 -   now   Postdoctoral research fellow: Cellular Machines BIOTEC, TU Dresden (Germany)
2013 - 2017   PhD in Biology. Institute of Physiology II, Medical Faculty. University of Münster (Germany)
2008 - 2011   M.Sc in Molecular Biology. University of Sciences, Montevideo (Uruguay)
2003 - 2008   B.Sc in Biology. University of Sciences, Montevideo (Uruguay)
Rosso G, Young P, Shahin V. Mechanosensitivity of embryonic neurites promotes their directional extension and Schwann cells progenitors migration. Cell Physiol. Biochem. 2017 44:1263-1270 doi: 101159/0000485485 (article).
Rosso G, Young P and Shahin V. Implications of Schwann Cells Biomechanics and Mechanosensitivity for Peripheral Nervous System Physiology and Pathophysiology. Front. Mol. Neurosci. 2017 10:345. doi: 10.3389/fnmol.2017.00345 (article).
Rosso G, Liashkovich I, Young P and Shahin V. Nano-scale Biophysical and Structural Investigations on Intact and Neuropathic Nerve Fibers by Simultaneous Combination of Atomic Force and Confocal Microscopy. Front. Mol. Neurosci. 2017 10:277. doi: 10.3389/fnmol.2017.00277 (article).
Liashkovich I*, Rosso G*, Rangl M, Ebner A, Hafezi W, Kühn J, Schön P, Hinterdorfer P, Shahin V. Photo-picking: In situ approach for site-specific attachment of single multiprotein nanoparticles to atomic force microscopy tips. Advanced Functional Materials. 2017 Jan 13. *Co-first author (article).
Rosso. G, I. Liashkovich, D. Röhr, P. Young, V. Shahin. Schwann cells and neurite outgrowth from embryonic dorsal root ganglions are highly mechanosensitive. Nanomedicine: NBM. 2016 Jul 4 (article).
Rosso G, Liashkovich I, Gess B, Young P, Kun A, Shahin V. Unravelling crucial biomechanical resilience of myelinated peripheral nerve fibres provided by the Schwann cell basal lamina and PMP22. Scientific Reports. 2014 Dec 4, 7286 (article).
Poeter M, Brandherm I, Rossaint J, Rosso G, Shahin V, Skryabin BV, Zarbock A, Gerke V, Rescher U. Annexin A8 controls leukocyte recruitment to activated endothelial cells via cell surface delivery of CD63. Nature Communications. 2014 Apr 28;5:3738 (article).
Rosso. G, Negreira. C, Sotelo, J.R, Kun. A. Myelinating and demyelinating phenotype of Trembler-J mouse (a model of Charcot-Marie-Tooth human disease) analyzed by atomic force microscopy and confocal microscopy. Journal of Molecular Recognition. May 2012: 25(5) 247–255 (article).
Rosso. G, Cal. K Canclini. L, Damián. J.P, Ruiz. P, Rodríguez. H, Sotelo. J.R, Vazquez. C, Kun. A. Early phenotypical diagnoses in Trembler-J mice model. Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 2010 Jun 30;190(1):14-9 (article).