Era Gorica, an enthusiastic and knowledgable guest student at the Center for Molecular Cardiology, successfully defended her PhD thesis at the University of Pisa on March 24th 2022. During the last year of her PhD, Era was involved in translational studies on the role of H2S-donors in the SIRT1 pathway in the team led by Prof. Dr. med. Francesco Paneni. Congratulations, Era, on your Doctorate degree! May this be the stepping stone of your future endeavors!