Italy coach John Kirwan has made one change to his 25-man squad for their final two RBS 6 Nations games against England and France.
L'Aquila full-back Gert Peens has been drafted into the group with Treviso's Walter Pozzebon missing out.
The Azzurri, who have failed to pick up a victory so far in the competition, will resume training on March 6 in Pisa before meeting England at Twickenham on March 12.
Italy complete their tournament with a home match against France on March 19.
Italy squad: M Barbini (Padova), Mirco Bergamasco (Stade Francais), M Bortolami (Narbonne), M Castrogiovanni (Calvisano), D Dal Maso (Treviso), R De Marigny (Parma), C Del Fava (Parma), S Dellape (Agen), P Griffen (Calvisano), G Intoppa (Calvisano), A Lo Cicero (L'Aquila), A Masi (Viadana), L Nitoglia (Calvisano), F Ongaro (Treviso), S Orlando (Treviso), L Orquera (Padova), S Parisse (Treviso), R Pedrazzi (Viadana), G Peens (L'Aquila), A Persico (Agen), S Perugini (Calvisano), K Robertson (Viadana), M Savi (Viadana), C Stoica (Montpellier), A Troncon (Treviso).
As head coach Stuart Lancaster polishes the axe he will soon wield over his World Cup training squad, Exeter Chiefs coach Rob Baxter has backed Jack Nowell, Henry Slade and Luke Cowan-Dickie to be given a stay of execution.
Italy Under-20s held off a late Samoa blitz to retain their place in the World Rugby U20 Championship on Saturday and head coach Alessandro Troncon believes the experience will have served as a valuable lesson for his young troops.