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Antonia FOLLENZI: Curriculum Vitae

Positions

1988-1990 Research Technician Department of Biomedical Science and Oncology, University of Torino Medical School

1990-1992 Medical Student, Department of Biomedical Science and Oncology, University of Torino Medical School (Prof. G. Gaudino)

1992-1995 Research Fellow, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Oncology, University of Torino Medical School (Prof. P.M. Comoglio)

1996-1997 Visiting Research Fellow, Department of Molecular Biology, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel (Prof. Y. Yarden)

1997-1998 Research Fellow, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Oncology, University of Torino Medical School (Prof. P.M. Comoglio)

1998          From September to December, stage on Lentiviral Vectors platform technology at Cell Genesys (Foster City, CA) under the supervision of prof. L. Naldini.

1998-2003 Senior Research Fellow, Department of Oncological Sciences, Laboratory of Gene Transfer and Therapy; University of Torino Medical School (Prof. Luigi Naldini

2003-2004 Research Associate, Marion Bessin Liver Research Center, Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY (Prof. Sanjeev Gupta)

2004-2008 Instructor, Department of Pathology, Marion Bessin Liver Research Center, ,Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY (Prof. Sanjeev Gupta)

2008-to date Visiting Assistant Professor of Pathology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

2006-2013 Assistant Professor of Histology at the University of Piemonte Orientale “A.Avogadro”, School of Medicine, Department of Medical Sciences, Novara, Italy

2013-to date Associate Professor of Histology at the University of Piemonte Orientale “A.Avogadro”, School of Medicine, Department of Health Sciences, Italy.

 

Honors

1989 Research Fellowship, "Comitato Regionale Piemontese Gigi Ghirotti"

1996 Research Fellowship, “FIRC” (Italian Federation for Cancer Research, Weizmann Institute of Science - Rehovot (Israel)

2000 American Society for Gene Therapy Outstanding Research Award for Students and Fellows

2000 American Society for Gene Therapy Travel Grant Award

2000 Research Fellowship, ISS (Italian Health Ministry) for AIDS Research Program

2005 Liver Scholar Award from American Liver Foundation/American Association for the Study of Liver Disease

2005 Career Development Award from National Hemophilia Foundation (declined in favor of Liver Scholar Award from ALF)

2008 Young Investigator Award from European Society of Gene and Cell Therapy

2010 CSL-Behring Prof. Heimburger Award for scientist working on coagulation diseases

2011 Application Number: US2011/000266, International Patent Application No. WO2011102890, Publication Date: August 25, 2011, METHODS OF TREATMENT OF HEMOPHILIA

 

Scientific Service

  • Member of the board of the PhD program in Biotechnologies for Human Health, University of Piemonte Orientale “A. Avogadro”, Novara, Italy (since 2007).
  • Invited reviewer for Human Gene Therapy, Journal of Gene Medicine, Blood, Stem Cells, Journal of Clinical Investigation, Experimental Cell Research, PLoS ONE, and Liver International
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