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virologist and researcher

Ciro Esposito, Italian virologist and researcher. Achievements include research in on efficacy of hepatitis A vaccine in prevention of secondary hepatitis A infection; analysis of genomic sequences of HBV and Human Immunodeficiency Virus for drug resistence testing; application polymerase chain reaction assay for qualitative detection of HBV, HCV and Human Immunodeficiency Virus.

Background

Esposito, Ciro was born on November 11, 1954 in Naples, Italy. Son of Pasquale and Concetta (Marigliano) Esposito.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Naples, 1983. Specialist in Virology, University Messina, Italy, 1986.

Career

Assistant oncology virology Naples University, 1983-1985. Assistant Local Health Unit, USL 41, Naples, 1985-1988. Research fellow department haematology University Cambridge, England, 1988-1989.

Research associate Human Immunodeficiency Virus Screening Group, Naples, 1989-1992. Research fellow Rome Health Superior Institute, ISS, 1992-1994. Assistant D. Cotugno Hospital for Infectious Disease, 1993-1994, 1st assistant, since 1994.

Consultant Italian Pharmacotherapic Institute, Rome, since 1987, Immuno Pharmacology Research, Catania, Italy, 1988—1996. Vice director Italian Association for Virus Study and Research, Naples, since 1989. Consultant Aversa Psychiatric Hospital, Justice Minister, Rome, since 1991.

Check doctor National Institute for Social Security, 1988—1991. On call physician Local Health Unit, USL 36, 1992—1993. Co-woerker EWBH in patients First Circle Medical, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in on efficacy of hepatitis A vaccine in prevention of secondary hepatitis A infection. Analysis of genomic sequences of HBV and Human Immunodeficiency Virus for drug resistence testing. Application polymerase chain reaction assay for qualitative detection of HBV, HCV and Human Immunodeficiency Virus.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (booklet) Etiopathogenesis of Viral Hepatitis, 1989, Progress in Viral Hepatitis Study, 1996. Editor: (pamphlet) Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, 1991.

Membership

Honorary member Concilium Sanitatis Italicum, Avezzano, Italy, 1987. Member De Beaumont Bonelli Foundation for Cancer, Naples, 1983-1988. Member committee Italian Association for Viral Study and Research, since 1989.

Honorary member Christian Knights of Labor, Rome, 1994. Member New York Academy of Sciences, Italian Society Immuno-Oncology (secretary since 1990), European Society for Clinical Virology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Soccer, swimming, tennis.

Connections

Married Silvana Morelli, March 28, 1985. Children: Davide, Claudio, Nadia.

father:
Pasquale Esposito

mother:
Concetta (Marigliano) Esposito

spouse:
Silvana Morelli

children:
Davide Esposito

Claudio Esposito

Nadia Esposito