Domenico Mavilio obtained his M.D. degree in the academic year 1996/1997 at the Medical School of Genoa University, Italy. He then completed in 2002 his residency program in “Lung Diseases” at the Medical School of Genoa University, Italy. In 2007, Dr. Mavilio a completed his Ph.D. degree in “Clinical and Experimental immunology” in a shared program between the Medical School of Genoa University (Italy) and National Institutes of Health (NIH) (Bethesda, Maryland, USA). Currently, Dr. Mavilio is a Principal Investigator and Head of the Unit of Clinical and Experimental Immunology at Istituto Clinico Humanitas (ICH), Milan, Italy. Dr. Mavilio has also been appointed as Assistant Professor at the Department of Medical Biotechnologies and Translational Medicine of the Medical School of Milan University, Italy. Dr. Mavilio's research topics range within the field of translational and experimental immunology with a particular focus on the role of innate immunity in the pathogenesis of cancer, immune-mediated diseases and infectious disorders. Dr. Mavilio also actively participate in clinical and experimental trials and he has several ongoing scientific collaborations with universities and research institutes in Italy, France, Switzerland, Portugal, Spain, United Kingdom, Colombia and United States of America.
Biography Updated on 16 April 2013