Giuseppe Giannini, Italian research scientist. Achievements include patents for anticancer drug: synthesis of cis-platinum compounds, total synthesis of distamycin analogues, synthesis of alckylating agents, synthesis of oligonucleotides-daunorubicin derivatives, total synthesis of fluoro-anthracyclines, total synthesis of disaccharide-anthracyclines.
Giannini, Giuseppe was born on July 30, 1961 in Turi, Bari, Italy. Son of Vitantonio and Rosa (Vittore) Giannini.
Chimica e Tecnologia Farmaceutiche, University di Bari, 1986. Farmacia, University di Bari, 1988.
Researcher & laboratory head Menarini Ricerche, 1989—1998. Project & group leader Sigma-tau Spa, since 1998. Referee, chemistry ChemMedChem, BMCL, Eur J. MedChem, Synlett.
Lieutenant Italian Air Force, 1988-1989.
Contributor articles to professional journals including Anticancer Research, Inorganic Chemistry, Acta Biochimica Polonica, Gazz. Chim. Italiana, Nucleic Acids Research.
Lieutenant Italian Air Force, 1988-1989. Member Italian Chemical Society, Italian Association Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Technology Graduates (national secretary).