Luigi M. Terracciano
Luigi Terracciano is Head of the Molecular Pathology Division and Chair of Experimental Pathology at the Institute of Pathology, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland. After his medical degree at University of Naples Federico II, Italy, and residency in anatomic pathology at same University, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Physiology in Heidelberg, Germany. He has a long standing research interest in nonneoplastic as well as neoplastic gastrointestinal and hepatic diseases. In particular, Terracciano has 25 years of experience in molecular pathology, translational research, and cancer biorepositories, also using high-throughput techniques as tissue microarray, a tool developed in his laboratory. This combination of skills is demonstrated by several publications focusing on prognostic and predictive biomarkers expression in different neoplastic diseases.
Biography Updated on 27 February 2013