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nephrologist

Vincenzo Montinaro, Italian nephrologist. Achievements include discovery of the local production of complement C3 fragment by renal tubular and mesangial cells in culture and in vivo. Assessment of the role of pro-inflammatory cytokines in inducing C3 synthesis. Fellow, Ministero della Pubblica Istruzione, 1988-1991. Member of International Society Nephrology.

Background

Montinaro, Vincenzo was born on October 7, 1960 in Alezio, Italy. Son of Italo Montinaro and Assunta Casto.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Bari, 1986. Degree in Gerontology, University Bari, 1989. Degree in Nephrology, University Sapienza, 1994.

Career

Research associate Department Pathology Rhode Island Hospital Brown University, Providence, 1988—1991. Research fellow Institute Nephrology University Bari, Italy, 1991—1994. Attending physician Division Nephrology Azienda Ospedaliera Policlinico, Italy, since 1994.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of the local production of complement C3 fragment by renal tubular and mesangial cells in culture and in vivo. Assessment of the role of pro-inflammatory cytokines in inducing C3 synthesis.

Membership

Member of International Society Nephrology.

Connections

Married Lucia Aventaggiato, March 2, 1989. Children: Adriano, Donatella.

father:
Italo Montinaro

mother:
Assunta Casto

spouse:
Lucia Aventaggiato

child:
Adriano Montinaro

child:
Donatella Montinaro