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Giuseppe Giannini

Giuseppe Giannini, Italian research scientist. Achievements include patents for anticancer drug: synthesis of cis-platinum compounds, total synthesis of distamycin analogues, synthesis of alckylating agents, synthesis of oligonucleotides-daunorubicin derivatives, total synthesis of fluoro-anthracyclines, total synthesis of disaccharide-anthracyclines.

Background

  • Giannini, Giuseppe was born on July 30, 1961 in Turi, Bari, Italy. Son of Vitantonio and Rosa (Vittore) Giannini.

  • Education

    • Chimica e Tecnologia Farmaceutiche, University di Bari, 1986. Farmacia, University di Bari, 1988.

    Career

    • Researcher & laboratory head Menarini Ricerche, 1989—1998. Project & group leader Sigma-tau Spa, since 1998. Referee, chemistry ChemMedChem, BMCL, Eur J. MedChem, Synlett.

      Lieutenant Italian Air Force, 1988-1989.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents for anticancer drug: synthesis of cis-platinum compounds, total synthesis of distamycin analogues, synthesis of alckylating agents, synthesis of oligonucleotides-daunorubicin derivatives, total synthesis of fluoro-anthracyclines, total synthesis of disaccharide-anthracyclines.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals including Anticancer Research, Inorganic Chemistry, Acta Biochimica Polonica, Gazz. Chim. Italiana, Nucleic Acids Research.

    Membership

    Lieutenant Italian Air Force, 1988-1989. Member Italian Chemical Society, Italian Association Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Technology Graduates (national secretary).

    Connections

    • Married Teresa Schiavone, April 8, 1995.
    • father: Vitantonio Giannini
    • mother: Rosa (Vittore) Giannini
    • spouse: Teresa Schiavone
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    Born July 30, 1961
    (age 56)
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    • 1986
      University di Bari
    • 1988
      University di Bari
    • 1989 - 1998
      Researcher, & laboratory head Menarini Ricerche
    • 1998
      project & group leader, Sigma-tau Spa