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Eugenio Antonio Morsiani

Eugenio Antonio Morsiani, Italian surgeon. Achievements include patent for automated, large scale production of porcine hepatocytes for bioartifical liver support (in the United States, Europe, Japan); patent pending for radial-flow bioreactor for hepatocyte perfusion.

Background

  • Morsiani, Eugenio Antonio was born on January 16, 1953 in Ferrara, Italy. Came to the United States, 1993. Son of Mario and Carla (Bonsetti) Morsiani.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, University Ferrara, 1978.

    Career

    • Assistant resident department surgery Sant'Anna General Hospital, Ferrara, 1980-1985, attending surgeon department surgery, 1989-1992. Associate surgeon-in-chief Sant'Anna General Hosp, since 1995. Clinical fellow department surgery Deutsche Klinik fur Diagnostik, Wiesbaden, Germany, 1986.

      Clinical fellow department pathology Oncological Training Program, Ferrara, 1987-1988. Professor surgery University Ferrara, 1989-1993. Research scientist II Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, 1993-1995.

      Consultant division surgical research Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, 1995-1996, Hesperia Hospital, Modena, Italy, 1995-1996. Visiting scientist department pathology Washington University, St. Louis, 1988, department surgery Lund (Sweden) University, 1988-1989. Visiting scholar School Medicine University of California at Los Angeles, 1993-1995.

      Visiting physician department surgical oncology Washngton Hospital Center, 1999. Member editorial board Cyclic Redundancy Check Press Inc., Times Mirror Books, Boca Raton, Florida, since 1985. Editor liver assist device section International Journal Artificial Organs, 2000.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patent for automated, large scale production of porcine hepatocytes for bioartifical liver support (in the United States, Europe, Japan). Patent pending for radial-flow bioreactor for hepatocyte perfusion.

    Membership

    Member American Association Study Liver Diseases (correspondent), New York Academy of Sciences, European Society Surgical Research, Cell Transplant Society, European Society Artificial Organs, Italian Society Surgery, International Society Regional Cancer Therapy, American Diabetes Association.

    Connections

    • Married Alessandra Fiocca, July 15, 1977. Children: Giovanna, Francesco.
    • father: Mario Morsiani
    • mother: Carla (Bonsetti) Morsiani
    • spouse: Alessandra Fiocca
    • children: Giovanna Morsiani
    • Francesco Morsiani
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    Born January 16, 1953
    (age 64)
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    • 1978
      University Ferrara
    • 1980 - 1985
      Assistant, resident department surgery Sant'Anna General Hospital
      Ferrara, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
    • 1986
      clinical fellow, department surgery Deutsche Klinik fur Diagnostik
      Wiesbaden, Hessen, Germany, Hessen, Germany, Germany
    • 1987 - 1988
      clinical fellow, department pathology Oncological Training Program
      Ferrara, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
    • 1989 - 1992
      Assistant, resident department surgery Sant'Anna General Hospital
    • 1989 - 1993
      professor, surgery University Ferrara
    • 1993 - 1995
      research scientist, The second Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    • 1995
      associate, surgeon-in-chief Sant'Anna General Hosp