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David Caramelli

David Caramelli, Italian biology professor, researcher. Achievements include research in ancient DNA and evolution. Recipient award, University Florence, 2000, Minstery of Instruction, 2001. Secretary Biosfera Conservation Biology and Teaching, Florence, 1998—2005; Member of Italian Anthropological Association (associate).

Background

  • Caramelli, David was born on September 25, 1969 in Florence, Italy. Son of Franco Caramelli and Laura Passerini.

  • Education

    • Degree in natural science, University Florence, 1998.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral fellow University Florence, 2001—2004, professor, since 2004, director Lab Molecular Anthropology and Paleogenetics, since 2004.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in ancient DNA and evolution.

    Membership

    Secretary Biosfera Conservation Biology and Teaching, Florence, 1998—2005. Member of Italian Anthropological Association (associate).

    Connections

    • Married Sara Guidi, July 6, 2002. 1 child Jacopo.
    • father: Franco Caramelli
    • mother: Laura Passerini
    • spouse: Sara Guidi
    • child: Jacopo Caramelli
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    Born September 25, 1969
    (age 48)
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    • 1998
      University Florence

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