Partnerships

Collaborating Units of the University of Verona and Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Integrata Verona:

  • Cell Factory, Department of Transfusion Medicine, OP-OCM (D.ssa Marzia DeGironcoli and Dr. Giorgio Gandini; Dr. Giuseppe Aprili until 2014)
  • Unit of Hematology - Bone Marrow Transplant Unit, OP (Dr. Fabio Benedetti)
  • Unit of Pediatric Oncohematology, OP (Dr. Simone Cesaro)
  • Unit of Maxillo-Facial Surgery, OP (Prof. Pierfrancesco Nocini, Prof. Daniele De Santis)
  • Unit of Hand Surgery, OP (Dr. Roberto Adani, Dr. Massimo Corain)
  • University Laboratory for Medical Research (L.U.R.M.), OP (D.ssa Maria Teresa Scupoli)
  • Department of Biotechnologies (Prof. Massimo Delledonne)
  • Unit of Pathological Anatomy, OP (Prof. Marco Chilosi, Prof. Alberto Zamò, Prof. Aldo Scarpa)
  • Section of Anatomy, University of Verona (Prof. Andrea Sbarbati, Dr. Mirco Galiè)
  • Section of Immunology, OP (Dr. Silvia Sartoris, Dr. Stefano Ugel, Prof. Vincenzo Bronte)
  • Section of General Pathology, University of Verona (Prof. Gabriela Costantin, Dr. Claudio Sorio, Prof. Marco Antonio Cassatella)
  • Section of Pharmacology, University of Verona (Prof. Guido Fumagalli, D.ssa Ilaria Decimo)
  • Unit of Neurosurgery, OCM (Dr. Francesco Sala)
  • Unit of Neurology, OP (Prof. Bruno Bonetti)
  • Unit of Cardiac Surgery, OCM (Prof. Giuseppe Faggian, Prof. Alessandro Mazzucco)
  • Clinical Chemistry Laboratory Borgo Trento, AOUI Verona (Dr. Anna Tamanini)

Collaborating Italian Institutes:

  • Department of Biomedical Sciences, VIMM, University of Padua (Prof. Antonella Viola)
  • Veneto Eye Bank Foundation  – ONLUS, Zelarino (VE) (Dr. Stefano Ferrari, Dr. Diego Ponzin)
  • Advanced Cell Therapy Laboratory (LTCA), Functional Department of Cell Therapies and Hematology, San Bortolo Hospital of Vicenza (Dr. Giuseppe Astori, Dr. Marco Ruggeri)
  • Section of Immunology, Excellence Center DENOTHE, University of Florence (Prof. Francesco Annunziato, Prof. Enrico Maggi)
  • Sezione di Ortopedia e Traumatologia, Ospedale di Pietra Ligure (Dr. Giorgio Burastero)
  • Dip. di Scienze della Vita, Università degli Studi di Trieste (Prof. Marina Sciancalepore)

Collaborating European Institutes:

  • Établissement Français du Sang Centre Atlantique (EFS) – Toulouse, France (Dr. Luc Sensebé)
  • University Hospital Basel, Switzerland (Prof. Ivan Martin)
  • INSERM U957 - LPRO, Nantes, France (Dr. Pierre Layrolle)
  • Dept. of Medicine, Hematology Center, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden (Prof. Katarina Le Blanc)
  • Laboratory of Angiogenesis & Neurovascular link, Vesalius Research Center (VRC), Leuven, Belgium (Prof. Peter Carmeliet, Dr. Francesco Bifari)
  • Dip. Neurologia, Hospital Nacional de Parapléjicos, University of Toledo, Spain (Dr. Javier Rodriguez)
  • Surgery Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, U.K. (Dr. Paolo De Coppi)
  • Stamcellinstituut, Leuven, Belgium (Prof. Catherine Verfaillie)

Collaborating non-European Institutes:

  • Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA (Prof. Jacques Galipeau)
  • Department of Molecular Therapeutics, The Scripps Research Institute, Jupiter, Florida, USA (Prof. Donald Phinney)
  • Cell Collection and Research Center (CCRC), China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA), Beijing, China (Prof. Yufang Shi)
  • Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel (Prof. Michal Schwartz)
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston - Harvard School of Medicine, USA (Prof. Piero Anversa)

These collaborations deal with different types of stem cells (hematopoietic, mesenchymal, neural, cardiac, lung, epithelial, leukemia and cancer stem cells).