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Mauro Pessia

Mauro Pessia, Italian physiologist, educator. Achievements include discovery of potassium channel structure-function and role in human diseases.

Background

  • Pessia, Mauro was born on April 20, 1961 in Isola del Liri, Italy. Son of Armando Pessia and Marcella Marcelli.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, University Rome La Sapenza, 1986.

    Career

    • Chief Mario Negri Institute, Santa Maria Imbaro, Italy, 1996—2001. Associate professor human physiology University Perugia, School Medicine, Italy, since 2002. Research assistant professor Vollum Institute, Portland, Oregon, 1995.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include discovery of potassium channel structure-function and role in human diseases.

    Connections

    • Married Maria Cristina D'Adamo, July 4, 1998. Children: Francesco, Anna Chiara.
    • father: Armando Pessia
    • mother: Marcella Marcelli
    • spouse: Maria Cristina D'Adamo
    • children: Francesco Pessia
    • Anna Chiara Pessia
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    Born April 20, 1961
    (age 56)
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    • 1986
      University Rome La Sapenza
    • 1996 - 2001
      Chief Mario Negri Institute
      Santa Maria Imbaro, Abruzzi, Italy
    • 2002
      associate, professor human physiology University Perugia
      Italy