Giovanna Capovilla

Postdoctoral Scholar
Civil and Environmental Engineering

MIT 48-106
15 Vassar Street
Cambridge, MA 02139

617.253.8686 (lab)
617.258.7009 (fax)
Email: giocapo at mit.edu

 

 

 

Education

2017 Ph.D. Molecular Biology, Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology, Tübingen, Germany.

2012 M.Sc Biotechnology, University of Padua, Italy.

2010 B.Sc. Agricultural Science, University of Padua, Italy. 

 

Publications

Capovilla G, Delhomme N, Collani S, Shutava I, Bezrukov I, Symeonidi E, Amorim M, Laubinger S, Schmid M: PORCUPINE regulates development in response to temperature through alternative splicing. Nat. Plants, (2018), doi: 10.1038/s41477-018-0176-z

Capovilla G, Symeonidi E, Wu R, Schmid M: Contribution of major FLM isoforms to temperature-dependent flowering in Arabidopsis thaliana. J. Exp. Bot. (2017), 68, 5117–5127.

You Y, Sawikowska A, Neumann M, Posé D, Capovilla G, Langenecker T, Neher RA, Krajewski P, Schmid M: Temporal dynamics of gene expression and histone marks at the Arabidopsis shoot meristem during flowering. Nat. Commun. (2017), 8:15120.

Conn VM, Hugouvieux V, Nayak A, Conos SA, Capovilla G, Cildir G, Jourdain A, Tergaonkar V, Schmid M, Zubieta C, Conn SJ: A circRNA from SEPALLATA3 regulates splicing of its cognate mRNA through R-loop formation. Nat. Plants (2017), 3:17053.

Capovilla G, Pajoro A, Immink RGH, Schmid M: Role of alternative pre- mRNA splicing in temperature signaling. Curr. Opin. Plant Biol. (2015), 27:97– 103.

Capovilla G, Schmid M, Posé D: Control of flowering by ambient temperature. J. Exp. Bot. (2015), 66:59–69.