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Giuseppe Castellano

Giuseppe Castellano

MD, PhD, Medical Director

giuseppe.castellano@persongene.com

Giuseppe Castellano, is a Nephrologist, permanent researcher at the Department of Dialysis and Transplantation at the University of Bari “Aldo Moro” with a PhD in Biotechnology Applied to the Transplantation of Organs and Tissues and consolidated experience in Medical Research and Biotechnology, as evidenced by numerous scientific publications. Winner of numerous national and international grants such as the Marie Curie Fellowship, he worked for three years (2001-2004) at the Nephrology Unit of Leiden University Medical Center in Leiden (Netherlands), with Prof. Mohamed Daha, dealing with Dendritic Cells and Complement in autoimmune diseases and kidney transplantation. He is currently one of the managers of the Transplantation Program in the Puglia region, as well as a Member of the Governing Council of the Italian Organ Transplant Company from 2014 to 2017.