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Maria Serena Fabbrini

consultant , research scientist

Maria Serena Fabbrini, research scientist, consultant. Achievements include patents for procedure for expression of toxic secretary chimaeras in eukaryotic cells; patents pending for P. pastoris as a host for secretion of ribosome-inactivating protein chimaeras. Grantee, Biotechnology National Research Plan. National Research Council, 1998—2000, Italian Association Cancer Research, 2001-2003.

Background

Fabbrini, Maria Serena Daughter of Orazio Catullo Fabbrini and Elena Grechi.

Education

Bachelor in Languages, European School Varese, Italy, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy in Biological Sciences, University Milan, 1987.

Career

Fellow plant biology Institute Cerealicoltura -Ministero Agriculture Foreste, Bergamo, Italy, 1988—1989. Consultant molecular and cellular biology human endothelin-1 research project Farmitalia-Carlo Erba Pharmaceutical Company, Milan, 1990—1991. Staff scientist biotechnology unit HSR-Dibit S. Raffaele Science Institute, 1992—2004.

Science grant manager Telethon Science Office, 2005. Researcher IBBA-National Research Council, since 2006. Consultant Leukaemiabusters Charity, Southampton, England, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for procedure for expression of toxic secretary chimaeras in eukaryotic cells. Patents pending for P. pastoris as a host for secretion of ribosome-inactivating protein chimaeras.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals (Biotec Award Amgen Dompè-Special Mention, 1998).

Membership

Democratic delegate, supporter Lista Civic Vittorio Beretta, Cologno Monzese, Italy, 2004—2005. Member of Association Biologia Cellulare Delle Sviluppo.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, dance, swimming.

Connections

Married Luca Benatti, December 19, 1989. Children: Davide Mattia Benatti, Bianca Maria Benatti. Life partner Giovanni Battista Castellana (deceased January 1, 1987).

1 child Simone Jonas Castellana.

father:
Orazio Catullo Fabbrini

mother:
Elena Grechi

spouse:
Luca Benatti

children:
Davide Mattia Benatti Fabbrini

Bianca Maria Benatti Fabbrini

Simone Jonas Castellana Fabbrini