Giuseppe Valacchi is a Lecturer at the Department of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Siena, Siena, Italy. After his B.S. degree, he received his Ph.D. degree in cellular physiology at the University of Siena in 1999. During his Ph.D. studies, he started his collaboration with the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology at the University of California, Berkeley, where he was appointed as a Postdoc until 2001. While in Berkeley, he started his studies on the morphology and physiology of cutaneous tissues. Between 2001 and 2004, he was first a Postdoc and then appointed as Junior Faculty at the University of California Davis, where he continues his studies on oxidative damage mechanisms and responses to redox active antioxidants (network antioxidants) in skin. He is a Member of the Society for Free Radicals Research, the Society for Free Radical Biology and Medicine, the Italian Society of Physiology, the American Society of Physiology, the Oxygen Club of California, and the Society of Gene Therapy & Molecular Biology. Dr. Valacchi is on the Editorial Boards of The Open Nitric Oxide Journal and Genes & Nutrition and is an Associate Editor of the journal Mediators in Inflammation. Since 2011, he works as an Associate Professor at the University of Ferrara.
Biography Updated on 4 July 2011