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Carlo Vito Bruschi

Carlo Vito Bruschi, Italian geneticist, researcher. Achievements include patents for method for the production of penicilling G amidase in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae, 1995; involved with National Aeronautics and Space Administration Space Biology Program, developed first international Microgravity Laboratory Mission STS-42 flown on Space Shuttle Discovery, 1992.

Background

  • Bruschi, Carlo Vito was born on May 10, 1952 in Genova, Italy. Son of Amedeo Bruschi and Violetta Biacca.

  • Education

    • Doctor, University Parma, 1976.

    Career

    • Associate professor University North Carolina, Greenville, 1988—1989. Senior scientist, group leader ICGEB, Trieste, Italy, since 1989. Principal investigator National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Moffett Field, California, 1985—1993.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents for method for the production of penicilling G amidase in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae, 1995. Involved with National Aeronautics and Space Administration Space Biology Program, developed first international Microgravity Laboratory Mission STS-42 flown on Space Shuttle Discovery, 1992.

    Membership

    Scientific Director national research project biotechnology II Italian Ministry for University and Research, Genova, 1999—2003. Member of Genetics Society of America (associate).

    Connections

    • father: Amedeo Bruschi
    • mother: Violetta Biacca
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    Born May 10, 1952
    (age 65)
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    • 1976
      University Parma
    • 1988 - 1989
      Associate, professor University North Carolina
      Greenville, North Carolina, United States
    • 1989
      senior, ICGEB
      Trieste, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
    • 1989
      group leader, ICGEB
      Trieste, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy