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Catarina Marina Quinzii, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology
Catarina Marina Quinzii, MD

Departmental Appointments

  • Department of Neurology
    Division of Neuromuscular Medicine

Languages Spoken

(in addition to English)

  • Italian

Education & Training

  • MD, Universita Statale di Milano (Italy)
  • Fellowship: Columbia University Medical Center

Past Positions

• August 2006- September 2010: Associate Research Scientist, Houston Merritt Center, Department of Neurology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY

Honors & Awards

• MDA 4621 (Development Grant)
Identifying the molecular genetic bases of human coenzyme Q10 deficiency

• Telethon GFP03009 (Fellowship for Italian Scientists Abroad)
Identifying the molecular genetic basis of human coenzyme Q deficiency, a treatable cause of hereditary ataxia

• Cystic Fibrosis Center of Verona (Italy) Fellowship for Research
Analysis of the molecular basis for cystic fibrosis phenotype variability among patients carrying the 3849+10 KbC/T, 2789+5G/A and 711+5G/A splicing mutations

NIH Grants

  • MITOCHONDRIAL ENCEPHALOMYOPATHIES: APPROACHES TO TREATMENT (Federal Gov)

    Sep 30 2014 - May 31 2019

    MITOCHONDRIAL DYSFUNCTION AND DISEASE PROGRESSION (Federal Gov)

    Sep 1 2015 - Aug 31 2018

    INVESTIGATING THE PATHOGENESIS OF ENCEPHALONEUROMYOPATHY DUE TO RMND1 MUTATIONS (Private)

    May 1 2014 - Apr 30 2017

    INVESTIGATING THE PATHOGENESIS OF COQ10 DEFICIENCIES (Federal Gov)

    Sep 15 2010 - May 31 2015

    IDENTIFYING THE MOLECULAR GENETIC BASIS OF HUMAN COENZYME Q1 0 DEFICIENCY (Private)

    Jan 1 2007 - Dec 31 2009

    IDENTIFYING THE MOLECULAR GENETIC BASIS OF HUMAN COENZYME Q10 DEFIEIENCY (Private)

    Jan 1 2007 - Dec 31 2009