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chemist , researcher

Adriana Albini, Italian chemist, researcher. Certified Science Journalist Board, 2004. Member International Metastasis Society (board directors since 1997), Italian Society Cancerology (board directors since 1997, president since 2008), American Association for Cancer Research, Società Italiana Patologia.

Background

Albini, Adriana was born on September 2, 1955 in Venice, Italy. Daughter of Umberto and Giovanna (Martini) Albini.

Education

Bachelor, Liceo Colombo, Genoa, Italy, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Liceo Colombo, Genoa, Italy, 1979.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Max Planck Institute, Munich, 1980-1982. Visiting scientist National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1985-1988. Research assistant National Cancer Institute, Genoa, 1980, research scientist, 1983-1985, senior investigator, 1988-1997, section chief tumor progression Advanced Biotechnology Center, since 1997, director molecular biology laboratory, since 1999.

Head molecular oncology, since 1999. Deputy chief India Standard Time, since 2004. Department director India Standard Time, since 2005.

Head oncology research Istituto di ricovero e cura a carattere scientifico Multimedica, Milan, since 2006. Over 400 presentations at science meetings, since 1980.

Achievements

  • Certified Science Journalist Board, 2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (novel) A Clone in the Suitcase, 1995 (Premio Gronchi award). Member editorial board Journal National Cancer Institute, Cancer Research, Molecular Cancer Therapeutics, European Journal Cancer, Pathology Oncology Research, International Journal Oncology. Contributor over 260 articles to international science journals.

      Patentee in field.

Membership

Member International Metastasis Society (board directors since 1997), Italian Society Cancerology (board directors since 1997, president since 2008), American Association for Cancer Research, Società Italiana Patologia.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing novels, fencing, mountain climbing.

Connections

Married Douglas M. Noonan, May 23, 1987. Children: Thomas, Silvia.

father:
Umberto Albini

mother:
Giovanna (Martini) Albini

spouse:
Douglas M. Noonan

children:
Thomas Albini

Silvia Albini