He has received his MD and PhD at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”.
He is specialist in Medical Oncology and in Clinical Pathology.
Currently, he is working as Full Professor in General Pathology at the University of Rome “Tor Vergata”.
He is the President of the Master Degree in Medical Biotechnology at the University of Rome “Tor Vergata”.
His research is focused on cancer immunotherapy and on the effects of natural compounds on cancer cell growth.
He is serving as an editorial member of several journals.
He is the Principal Investigator of funded research grants.
He has authored about 106 peer reviewed articles (Impact factor: 390, Science Citation Index edizione 2016; Number of citations: 2966: H index: 30).
He is a member of AACR and Italian Pathology Society.