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Vincenzo Montinaro

Vincenzo Montinaro, Italian nephrologist. Achievements include discovery of the local production of complement C3 fragment by renal tubular and mesangial cells in culture and in vivo. Assessment of the role of pro-inflammatory cytokines in inducing C3 synthesis. Fellow, Ministero della Pubblica Istruzione, 1988-1991. Member of International Society Nephrology.

Background

  • Montinaro, Vincenzo was born on October 7, 1960 in Alezio, Italy. Son of Italo Montinaro and Assunta Casto.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, University Bari, 1986. Degree in Gerontology, University Bari, 1989. Degree in Nephrology, University Sapienza, 1994.

    Career

    • Research associate Department Pathology Rhode Island Hospital Brown University, Providence, 1988—1991. Research fellow Institute Nephrology University Bari, Italy, 1991—1994. Attending physician Division Nephrology Azienda Ospedaliera Policlinico, Italy, since 1994.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include discovery of the local production of complement C3 fragment by renal tubular and mesangial cells in culture and in vivo. Assessment of the role of pro-inflammatory cytokines in inducing C3 synthesis.

    Membership

    Member of International Society Nephrology.

    Connections

    • Married Lucia Aventaggiato, March 2, 1989. Children: Adriano, Donatella.
    • father: Italo Montinaro
    • mother: Assunta Casto
    • spouse: Lucia Aventaggiato
    • children: Adriano Montinaro
    • Donatella Montinaro
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    Born October 7, 1960
    (age 57)
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    • 1986
      University Bari
    • 1989
      University Bari
    • 1994
      University Sapienza
    • 1988 - 1991
      Research associate, Department Pathology Rhode Island Hospital Brown University
      Providence, Rhode Island, United States
    • 1991 - 1994
      research fellow, Institute Nephrology University Bari
      Italy
    • 1994
      attending physician, Division Nephrology Azienda Ospedaliera Policlinico
      Italy

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