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biochemist , educator

Sonia Scarfì, Italian biochemist, educator. Achievements include patents for potential anti-inflammatory drugs, new stem cells growth factors, diagnostic method to evaluate toxicity of industrial silica dusts. Grant, Regione Liguria, 2005.

Background

Scarfì, Sonia was born on September 11, 1969 in Genoa, Italy. Daughter of Giovanni Franco Scarfì and Francesca Ursino.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Biotechnology Applied to Biochemistry, University Milano, 1998.

Career

Senior researcher MTA-Biotech Company, Genoa, 2000—2003. Postdoc University Genova, 2004, researcher, part-time professor biochemistry, since 2006. Researcher, laboratory head Advanced Biotechnology Center, 2004—2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for potential anti-inflammatory drugs, new stem cells growth factors, diagnostic method to evaluate toxicity of industrial silica dusts.

Connections

Married Michele Castelnovi, June 8, 1996. 1 child Edoardo Castelnovi.

father:
Giovanni Franco Scarfì

mother:
Francesca Ursino

spouse:
Michele Castelnovi

child:
Edoardo Castelnovi Scarfì