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Maurizio Battino Edit Profile

biochemist , researcher

Maurizio Battino, Italian biochemist, researcher. Achievements include research in role of olive oil in human health; research in quantification of antioxidant activity of fruits and other foods; research in synaptic/non synaptic mitochondria biochemical characterization. Named Best Researcher of Year, 2000, Knight of the Italian Republic Order, 2004; recipient Vittorio Emanuele II award, 1983-1984.

Background

Battino, Maurizio was born on July 12, 1961 in Verona, Italy. Son of Zeno Battino and Angelina Zanni.

Education

Degree in biological science, University Bologna, Italy, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, Italian Ministry Culture, Rome, 1990.

Career

Assistant professor biochemistry Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy, since 1991. Director FUNIBER -Italia, Barcelona, since 2005. Carabiniere Arma dei Carabinieri, 1986-1987, Torino and Vicenza.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in role of olive oil in human health. Research in quantification of antioxidant activity of fruits and other foods. Research in synaptic/non synaptic mitochondria biochemical characterization.

Membership

Member academy senate Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, since 1998.

Connections

Life partner Maria-Soledad Ferreiro Cotorruelo. 1 child Marco.

father:
Zeno Battino

mother:
Angelina Zanni

child:
Marco Battino