Host institute: University of Tokyo, Japan
Area of research: Electrophysiological & molecular studies to evaluate the microglial modulation of cerebellar functionality
My stay in Japan has been one of the most transforming and positives experiences of my life not only in academic terms, but also in personal expertise and capabilities. My stage in Tokyo University gave me the chance to learn a lot about new and powerful scientific techniques, as well as to improve my knowledge in the field where I am working in. Overall, my experience in Japan sponsored Canon Foundation Travel Grant program has been an invaluable milestone for my scientific career.