Prof. Adele Muscolo

University of Reggio Calabria, Italy






1988  Ph.D., University of Reggio Calabria,Italy

1985  M.Sc., University of Messina, Mexico


Publications (Selected)

  1. Fuggi A., M.R. Abenavoli, A. Muscolo, M.R. Panuccio (1992). Nitrate uptake in carrot cultured cells. Physiol. Plant. 85 (3 part 2), A93 (n.524).
  2. Fuggi A., M .R. Abenavoli, A. Muscolo, M. R. Panuccio (1994). Isoforms of glutamine synthetase in carrot cells cultures. Atti VIII International Congress of Plant Tissue and cell Culture.( Firenze June 12-17).
  3. Muscolo A., S. Nardi, S. Cutrupi (1996). IAA activity in humic matter. Proceedings of 10 th FESPP Congress. September 9-13 Florence, Italy, Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, special issue , pp 203-204.
  4. Abenavoli M.R., A. Muscolo (1996). Physiological changes induced by coumarin in leaf explants ofPetunia hybrida. Proceedings of 10 th FESPP Congress. September 9-13 Florence, Italy, Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, special issue , p.310.
  5. Muscolo, A. Nardi S. (1996) Auxin or auxin-like activity of humic matter. IHSS 8th meeting September Wroclaw Poland.
  6. Panuccio M.R., A. Muscolo, S. Nardi (1997). Effect of humic substances on nitrogen uptake inPinus laricioP., SPP Calabrica seedlings. Journal of Biological Research vol. 73 supplemento 9-10, settembre-ottobre 1997 pp 57-58.
  7. Fuggi A., M.R. Abenavoli, A. Muscolo, M.R. Panuccio (1998). Nitrogen Metabolism in carrot cells: effect of phosphinothricin 5 th international 5th Symposium on Inorganic Nitrogen Assimilation Luso Portugal July 13-17 1998 p 141.
  8. Muscolo A., M Sidari, R. Mercurio (2004). Influence of gap size on organic matter and microbial biomass in calabrian pine (Pinus laricio, Poiret) stands. XIV Congresso SITE, 3-6 ottobre Siena.
  9. Muscolo A., Sidari M., Mercurio R 2004 Variations in soil chemical properties and microbial biomass in artificial gaps in silver fir stands. IUFRO Conference “ Regenerating Mountain Forests” 12-16 Settembre Monaco Germania.
  10. Muscolo A., Sidari M., Mercurio R. (2006). Relationship between natural regeneration of Silver Fir and soil properties in different gap sizes. Beech Silviculture in Europe's Largest Beech Country IUFRO Conference Romania.
  11. Muscolo A., Sidari M., Mercurio R. (2009) Effect of different gap sizes on soil carbon sequestration. Climate Exchange Global Risks, Challenger & Decision” Copenaghen 10-12 Marzo 2009.
  12. Pizzeghello D., Muscolo A., Nardi S. 2010 High molecular size humic substances enhance maize (Zea mays L.) secondary metabolic pathways IHSS Padova Dicembre 2009.
  13. Anastasi U., De Lorenzo F., Mallamaci C., Muscolo A, C. Santonoceto C. Early growth of lentil genotypes in different salt affected substrates. First Cost Meeting FA0901Putting Halophyte To Work, From Gene To Ecosystem Napoli 12-14 Marzo 2010.
  14. Panuccio M.R., Logoteta B., Taverna D., Muscolo A. 2010. Salinity effects on growth and root morphology of lentil seedlings. First Cost Meeting FA0901Putting Halophyte To Work, From Gene To Ecosystem Napoli 12-14 Marzo 2010.
  15. Muscolo A., Sidari M.,Panuccio MR, Santonoceto C., De Pascale S. 2010 Plant responses to saline and arid environments: impact of salt stress on growth and root features. First Cost Meeting FA0901Putting Halophyte To Work, From Gene To Ecosystem. Napoli 12-14 Marzo 2010.
  16. Pizzeghello D., Muscolo A., Ertani A., Nardi S. 2010 Interactions between plant-root exudates and soils in extracting humic-like substances. XV Meeting of the International Humic Substances Society - Tenerife, Canary Islands 27 June – 2 July 2010.
  17. Muscolo A. 2011. Biomass for Bioenergy. BETTER-PRACTICE-EXCHANGE 2011 -ENERGY, Potsdam, Berlino 29-31-2011.
  18. Muscolo A, Mallamaci C, Panuccio M.R, Caputo R. and De Pascale S (2011) Effect of long-term irrigation water salinity on soil properties and microbial biomass. Ecology of Halophyte and Saline Habitats Torun (Poland)11-12-05-2011.
  19. Panuccio MR, Logoteta B, De Lorenzo F and Muscolo A (2011) Root plasticity improves salt tolerance in different genotypes of lentil (lens culinaris). Torun Poland 11-12 May 2011.
  20. Muscolo A, Panuccio MR, Maggio Albino 2012 Evaluation of drought and salinity stress effects on germination and early growth of two cultivars of lentil Plant Abiotic Stress Tolerance International Congress. Vienna Austria 22-26 February 2012.
  21. Muscolo A., Panuccio MR., Attinà E., Sidari M. Seasonal Dynamic of soil organic matter in Forest Soil. Eurosoil. Meeting July 2012. BARI
  22. Muscolo A., Panuccio MR Responses of two lentil cultivars to seawater: effects of soil-salinity interactions on seedling growth. Putting Halophyte to work: from gene to ecosystem, August 27-31- 2012, Hannover Germany.
  23. Panuccio MR., Jacobsen SE., Akhtar SS . and Muscolo A. 2014 "Effects of four different salts and seawater on seed germination and early seedling growth of Chenopodium quinoa Willd." Putting halophyte to Work from Gene to Ecosystem, Coimbra 9th and 10th April 2014.
  24. Boestfleisch C., Buhmann A., Singh D., Wadepohl F., Seal C., Muscolo A., Papenbrock J., 2014 Optimizing the anti-oxidative capacity of halophytes to increase their cultural and economic value.9th and 10th April 2014.
  25. Muscolo A., Mallamaci C1., Attinà E., Basile C., Belmusto G., Settineri L., Panuccio MR. Turning agriculture waste into biogas and biofertilizer. ExtendedAbstract Number: W8074Peer Review: (Oral presentation) 22nd EU BC&E, 23-26 June 2014 Hamburg.