YLENIA VASSALLO

PhD Student

PhD program:: XXXVII
email: ylenia.vassallo@uniroma1.it
building: Biologia Ambientale
room: 205




advisor: Massimo Reverberi

Research: From artefact to microbe and beyond: innovative biomolecular approaches applied to Cultural Heritage

Ylenia Vassallo graduated in Science and Technology for the Conservation of Cultural Heritage at the University of Rome "Sapienza" in 2021 with a thesis based on the development of a workflow for diagnosis and characterization of biodeterioration on an ancient parchment manuscript. In 2022 she is starting a PhD in Earth Sciences, curriculum Cultural Heritage, with a focus on the application of metagenomic analyses in cultural heritage, in particular with the aim of standardizing a protocol on different artefacts, and creating a database

Research products

  • 11573/1643925 - 2018 - Next Generation Sequencing applied to Cultural Heritage: detection of microorganisms present on the parchment surface of an ancient Gradual of the 13th century (04f Poster)
    YLENIA VASSALLO, MARZIA BECCACCIOLI, Valentina CECCHETTI, LUIGI FAINO, Massimo REVERBERI

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