Gianluca Neglia was born in Naples, Italy, in 1975. Between 1999 and 2002, he performed a Ph.D. degree in animal breeding and spent 6 months at the Roslin Institute, Roslin, Midlothian, UK, under the supervision of Professor Ian Wilmut. From 2005 to 2008, he occupied the position of Postdoc in the Experimental Institute, Monterotondo, Rome, Italy. In 2008, he became Academic Researcher in the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy. Since 2008, he has been carrying out his didactic and research activity in the Department of Animal Science and Food Safety of the University of Naples Federico II, Italy. During his professional training, he was interested in several aspects of biotechnologies of reproduction in buffalo, cattle, sheep, sow, and mice, together with breeding techniques in several domestic species (cattle and buffalo, in particular). He was involved in several national and international research projects in the field of animal breeding techniques and biotechnologies of reproduction. His research activity is summarized in more than 140 scientific publications, whose results have been communicated in national and international conferences and have been published. Furthermore, he is coauthor of 2 international book chapters and is Official Reviewer of several international journals, such as Journal of Theriogenology, Journal of Animal Reproduction Science, Journal of Reproduction in Domestic Animals, and Italian Journal of Animal Science. Finally, he was invited as speaker in several national and international conferences.
Biography Updated on 13 November 2013