Francesco DiMeco, Italian neurosurgeon. Achievements include research in on local delivery of Illinois-12 for the treament of experimental brain tumors. Recipient 1996 Beniamino Guidetti Prize for the best science paper public in the Journal of Neurosurgical Sciences, 1997, Harvey Cushing 2000 award for contribution to advancement of neurological science, 2000.
- Neurosurgeon, faculty Istituto Nazionale Neurologico C.Besta, Milan, 1991—2003, director experimental neurosurgery laboratory, since 2000. Consultant Hunterian Brain Tumor Laboratory, Johns Hopkins University, Department of Neurosurgery, Baltimore, since 2000.