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Biologist , researcher

Annamaria Colacci, Italian biologist, researcher. Achievements include patents for use of alpha-lipoic acid as an antimetastatic agent. Member of Women in Cancer Research Group (associate), Italian Association Hygiene, Preventive Medicine and Public Health (associate Best Communications award 2006), American Association Cancer Research (associate).

Background

Colacci, Annamaria was born on October 30, 1955 in Campobasso, Italy. Daughter of Salvatore Colacci and Giovanna Di Pietro.

Education

Master of Science in Biology, Bologna University, Italy, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy in Genetics, Bologna University, Italy, 1995.

Career

Biologist Villa Maria Clinic, Campobasso, Italy, 1979—1981. Scientist National Research Council, Rome, 1981—1986. Professor, chairman science department Campobasso Ministry Education, 1986—1989.

Head laboratory National Institute Cancer Research, Genoa, Italy, 1989—2003. Head laboratory mechanisms carcinogenesis and anticarcinogenesis Environmental Protection and Heath Prevention Agency, Bologna, 2003—2004, head excellence environmental carcinogenesis, since 2004. Member national advisory com pesticides Ministry Health, Rome, since 2005.

Member national advisory toxicology committee Ministry of Health, 2000—2003. Member national group evaluating exposure to endocrine disruptors Italian Government Premier Cabinet, Rome, 2005—2006. Member risk assessment panel National Environmental Protection Agency, Rome, since 2004.

Adjunct professor, chairman mutagensis postgraduate school applied genetics University Bologna, 1997—2004, professor, chairman environmental hygiene school science, since 2005. Consultant in field; lecturer in field. Presenter in field.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for use of alpha-lipoic acid as an antimetastatic agent.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor over 65 articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

Membership

Member of Women in Cancer Research Group (associate), Italian Association Hygiene, Preventive Medicine and Public Health (associate Best Communications award 2006), American Association Cancer Research (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, cooking, embroidery.

Connections

Married James Klimeczak, October 12, 2002.

father:
Salvatore Colacci

mother:
Giovanna Di Pietro

spouse:
James Klimeczak