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Paolo Lusso Edit Profile

Immunologist , researcher , Virologist

Paolo Lusso, Italian virologist, researcher, immunologist. Certified specialist in internal medicine, infectious diseases. Recipient Breakthrough of Year award Science Magazine, 1996. With Italian Army, 1977-1978. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Microbiology, International Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Society, Italian Society Immunology, European Molecular Biology Organization.

Background

Lusso, Paolo was born on February 8, 1957 in Torino, Italy. Came to the United States, 1985. Son of Augusto and Albertina (Desderi) Lusso.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Torino, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, University Bologna, 1989.

Career

Visiting scientist National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1986—1995. Chief unit human virology Department Biological & Technological Research, Milan, since 1995. Associate professor infectious disease University Cagliari, Italy, since 2002.

Adjunct investigator LIR, National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, Maryland, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Certified specialist in internal medicine, infectious diseases.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor scientific articles to professional journals and chapters to books. Reviewer many medical journals, since 1981.

Membership

With Italian Army, 1977-1978. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Microbiology, International Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Society, Italian Society Immunology, European Molecular Biology Organization.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, travel, photography.

Connections

Married Patrizia Farci. 1 child, Emanuele.

father:
Augusto Lusso

mother:
Albertina (Desderi) Lusso

spouse:
Patrizia Farci

child:
Emanuele Lusso