Silvia Scaglione has been a Permanent Researcher at the National Research Council of Genoa since 2010. In 2001, she received an M.S. degree in biomedical engineering from the University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy, and, in 2005, she achieved the Ph.D. degree in bioengineering and bioelectronics from the same university. In 2004, she was a Visiting Scientist at the University Hospital of Basel, Basel, Switzerland. Since 2007, she has been a Group Leader of the Bioengineering Laboratory, participating in several national projects in the areas of biomaterials and tissue engineering. She has published more than 50 papers in peer-reviewed international journals, which received about 600 citations. She has also deposited 4 patents in the field of biomaterials. She is a Teacher at the Engineering and Medicine Faculty of Genoa, where she has been a Tutor of more than ten M.S. degrees. She is also a Ministerial Scientific Reviser of national grants of basic and industrial research programs funded by Italian Research and University Ministry (MIUR).
Biography Updated on 12 October 2013