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Paolo Bianco Edit Profile

pathologist , researcher

Paolo Bianco, Italian pathologist, researcher. Telethon grantee Telethon Italy, 1996-2002. Member Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (Young Investigator award 1989), European Calcified Tissue Society (council member since 1997).

Background

Bianco, Paolo was born on September 12, 1955 in Lecce, Italy. Son of Vincenzo and Marianna Barone Bianco.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, La Sapienza University, Rome, 1979.

Career

Assistant professor pathology La Sapienza University, Rome, 1983-1992, professor pathology, since 2000. Associate professor pathology University Lódz'Aquila, Italy, 1992-2000. Visiting fellow University College London, 1982.

Fogarty visiting associate National Institute of Dental Research/National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, since 1999. Consultant Laboratory Pathology, National Cancer Institute/National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, since 1999. Attending pathologist La Sapienza University, Rome, 1983-1992, chief skeletal biology and disease laboratory, since 2000.

Director anatomic pathology La Sapienza University Hospital, Rome. Consultant pathologist Chake Chake Hospital, Pemba, Tanzania.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for formation of human bone in vivo using ceramic powder and human marrow stromal fibroblasts. Pioneering work in generation of models of human diseases using skeletal stem cells. Pioneering work in transgenic models of skeletal diseases, in seminal studies on human skeletal progenitor cells in vivo, in seminal studies on molecular pathogenesis of fibrous dysplasia.

    Pioneering work in seminal studies on expression of bone proteins in human tissues.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member editorial board Journal Histochemistry and Cytochemistry, New York City, 1990-1994. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals and books.

Membership

Member Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (Young Investigator award 1989), European Calcified Tissue Society (council member since 1997).

Connections

father:
Vincenzo Bianco

mother:
Marianna Barone Bianco