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Sofia Pia Caretto

Sofia Pia Caretto, Italian plant biotechnologist, researcher. Member Italian Association Genetics, Society Italiana Genetica Agraria, International Association Plant Tissue Culture and Biotechnology.

Background

  • Caretto, Sofia Pia was born on October 27, 1961 in Trepuzzi, Italy. Daughter of Tommaso Caretto and Maria Maniglio.

  • Education

    • Degree in biological science with honors, University Pisa, Italy, 1985.

    Career

    • Research fellow Genetics Laboratory University Pisa, 1986-1989. Research fellow Consiglio Nazionale delle Richerche, Rome, 1990-1994. Visiting scholar University Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, 1991.

      Researcher National Research Council Istituto Biotecnologie Agroalimentari, Lecce, Italy, since 1994.

    Works

    • Co-author articles in science journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Italian Association Genetics, Society Italiana Genetica Agraria, International Association Plant Tissue Culture and Biotechnology.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel.

    Connections

    • father: Tommaso Caretto
    • mother: Maria Maniglio
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    Born October 27, 1961
    (age 55)
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    • 1985
      University Pisa
    • 1986 - 1989
      Research fellow, Genetics Laboratory University Pisa
    • 1990 - 1994
      research fellow, Consiglio Nazionale delle Richerche
      Rome, New York, United States
    • 1991
      visiting scholar, University Illinois
    • 1994
      researcher, National Research Council Istituto Biotecnologie Agroalimentari
      Lecce, Puglia, Italy