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biomedical researcher

Roberto Biassoni, Italian biomedical researcher. Achievements include patents for novel triggering receptor involved in Natural Cytotoxicity by human NK cells and antibodies; patents for surface molecule involved in natural killer cells activity. International fellowship, Fogarty, 1986-1989, AIRC fellowship, Italian Association Cancer Research, 1985-1986.

Background

Biassoni, Roberto was born on November 3, 1957 in Genova, Liguria, Italy. Son of Michele Biassoni and Francesca Maria Biondi.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Technology, University Genova, Italy, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmacy, University Genova, Italy, 1985.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Institute of Science Tumori, Genova, Italy, 1984—1986, assistant professor pharmacology department, 1987—1994. Deputy director pharmacology department Institute of Science Tumori Center Biotechnology Avanzate, 1994—1997, deputy director immunology department, 1997—2003. Postdoctoral fellow National Institutes of Health, National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Laboratory Immunogenetics, Bethesda, Maryland, 1986—1989.

Director molecular medicine Istituto di ricovero e cura a carattere scientifico G. Gaslini Pediatric Hospital, Genova, since 2003. Professor clinical pathology specialty schools University Genova, Liguria, Italy, since 1990, professor clinical oncology specialty schools, 1990—2008, professor biotechnology & applyed pharmacology, 1997—1998, professor biotechnology, 1997—2000, professor animal biology, 2001—2002. Sergeant Italian Navy, 1982-1984, Rome.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for novel triggering receptor involved in Natural Cytotoxicity by human NK cells and antibodies. Patents for surface molecule involved in natural killer cells activity.

Connections

Married Eddi Di Marco, December 10, 1989. Children: Erica, Daniele.

father:
Michele Biassoni

mother:
Francesca Maria Biondi

spouse:
Eddi Di Marco

children:
Erica Biassoni

Daniele Biassoni