Tommaso received his M.Sc. in Molecular Biotechnology from the University of Bologna in 2009. For his doctoral studies, he joined the laboratory of Isabelle Vernos at the Centre for Genomic Regulation in Barcelona, Spain. In 2015, he received a PhD for his work on the regulation and the integration of microtubule assembling pathways during cell division. Since 2017, Tommaso is a postdoc in the Schuh lab and studies the role of centrosomes in mammalian early development.