Bevilacqua Arturo

Full Professor for the scientific-disciplinary sector BIO13 - Applied Biology, he holds the courses of


  • “Biology” in the three-year degree course in “Psychology and Social Processes” of the Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sapienza University
  • “Biology” in the telematic three-year degree course in “Psychological Sciences and Techniques”, Unitelma/Sapienza University
  • module of “Applied Biology” of the integrated course of “Molecular and cellular basis of life”, three-year degree course in Nursing, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Sapienza University.
  • “Genetics” in the School of Specialization in Clinical Psychology, Sapienza University.

He his involved in the PhD Program in Behavioral Neuroscience, curriculum of Psychobiology and Psychopharmacology.


He is member of the

  • Italian Association of Biology and Genetics
  • European Brain and Behavior Society (EBBS)
  • Experts Group on Inositol in Basic and Clinical Research


  • Editorial Board of International Journal of Endocrinology
  • Editorial Board of Reproductive Medicine



Arturo Bevilacqua’s scientific activity is aimed at studying the following issues:

1) Dependence of neuronal plasticity and learning abilities of the adult mammal on cellular processes regulated by ligand-receptors and their transcriptional/translation control;

2) association of allelic polymorphisms for genes of neurotransmitter and hormonal systems to obsessive-compulsive disorder, perfectionism, transsexualism, schizophrenia;

3) regulatory mechanisms of mammalian oogenesis and preimplantation development;

4) cellular mechanisms of ovarian dysfunction in preclinical animal models;

5) association of epigenetic processes to psychopathology.






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