Luigi Sironi studied biological sciences at the University of Milan and obtained his Ph.D. degree in cellular and molecular biotechnologies applied to the biomedical research (pharmacology), also from the University of Milan. He has been a Visiting Scientist at the Laboratory for Pharmaceutical Biology and Phytopharmacology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Katholieke Universiteit, Leuven, Belgium. Since 1999, Dr. Sironi has been responsible for the biological study at the Magnetic Resonance Imaging Unit in the Department of Pharmacological and Biomolecular Sciences (University of Milan) and, since 2010, Head of the Experimental Thrombosis and Imaging in vivo Unit at the Centro Cardiologico Monzino (Milan). Dr. Sironi’s research focuses on the pathophysiological characterization and on pharmacological modulation of vascular, cerebro-, and cardiovascular diseases (in animal models), using state-of-the-art imaging techniques. Dr. Sironi is the author of over 150 scientific publications, of which 70 published on reviews with impact factor.
Biography Updated on 30 November 2013