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Molecular biologist

Federico Artemio Focher, Italian molecular biologist. Achievements include research in eukaryotic DNA replication and on the design and characterisation of anticancer and antiviral drugs.

Background

Focher, Federico Artemio was born on March 16, 1957 in Cremona, Italy. Son of Ferruccio Focher and Vittoria Cabrini.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Pavia, Italy, 1980.

Career

Researcher institute biochemistry & evolutionary genetics Italian National Research Council, Pavia, 1986—1998, senior scientist institute molecular genetics, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in eukaryotic DNA replication and on the design and characterisation of anticancer and antiviral drugs.

Connections

Children: Francesco, Alessandro.

father:
Ferruccio Focher

mother:
Vittoria Cabrini

children:
Francesco Focher

Alessandro Focher