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Marco Alessandro Pierotti Edit Profile

oncologist , researcher

Marco Alessandro Pierotti, Italian oncologist, researcher. Recipient Union for International Cancer Control Yamagiva-Yoshida Award, 1979, award, Lions International, 1981, Foundation R. Farretto, Turin, 1988, 2001 International Idea award, San Marino, 2001.


Pierotti, Marco Alessandro was born on November 16, 1947 in Milano, Michigan, Italy.


Degree in biological science cum laude, University Milan, Italy.


Undergraduate, division of experimental oncology Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milan, 1970—1972, fellow division of experimental oncology, 1973—1974, assistant, division of experimental oncology a, 1974—1985, vice-director, division experimental oncology, 1985—1991, director, division experimental oncology, 1991—1999, director department of experimental oncology, since 1999. Postdoctoral research fellow Laboratory Viral Oncology Memorial Sloan-Kettering Institute, New York, 1979—1980. Head research unit of the italian foundation for cancer research on hereditary tumors Istituto Nazionale Tumori, since 1985, co-dir laboratory molecular diagnosis.


  • Other Work

    • Associate editor cancer research:.


Member of Italian Association Cancer Research (member science committee), European Association Cancer Research (member executive committee), American Association Cancer Research, Italian Cancer Society (vice president).