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Surgeon

Eugenio Antonio Morsiani, Italian surgeon. Achievements include patent for automated, large scale production of porcine hepatocytes for bioartifical liver support (in the United States, Europe, Japan); patent pending for radial-flow bioreactor for hepatocyte perfusion.

Background

Morsiani, Eugenio Antonio was born on January 16, 1953 in Ferrara, Italy. Came to the United States, 1993. Son of Mario and Carla (Bonsetti) Morsiani.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Ferrara, 1978.

Career

Assistant resident department surgery Sant'Anna General Hospital, Ferrara, 1980-1985, attending surgeon department surgery, 1989-1992. Associate surgeon-in-chief Sant'Anna General Hosp, since 1995. Clinical fellow department surgery Deutsche Klinik fur Diagnostik, Wiesbaden, Germany, 1986.

Clinical fellow department pathology Oncological Training Program, Ferrara, 1987-1988. Professor surgery University Ferrara, 1989-1993. Research scientist II Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, 1993-1995.

Consultant division surgical research Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, 1995-1996, Hesperia Hospital, Modena, Italy, 1995-1996. Visiting scientist department pathology Washington University, St. Louis, 1988, department surgery Lund (Sweden) University, 1988-1989. Visiting scholar School Medicine University of California at Los Angeles, 1993-1995.

Visiting physician department surgical oncology Washngton Hospital Center, 1999. Member editorial board Cyclic Redundancy Check Press Inc., Times Mirror Books, Boca Raton, Florida, since 1985. Editor liver assist device section International Journal Artificial Organs, 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patent for automated, large scale production of porcine hepatocytes for bioartifical liver support (in the United States, Europe, Japan). Patent pending for radial-flow bioreactor for hepatocyte perfusion.

Membership

Member American Association Study Liver Diseases (correspondent), New York Academy of Sciences, European Society Surgical Research, Cell Transplant Society, European Society Artificial Organs, Italian Society Surgery, International Society Regional Cancer Therapy, American Diabetes Association.

Connections

Married Alessandra Fiocca, July 15, 1977. Children: Giovanna, Francesco.

father:
Mario Morsiani

mother:
Carla (Bonsetti) Morsiani

spouse:
Alessandra Fiocca

child:
Giovanna Morsiani

child:
Francesco Morsiani