Prof. Univ. Dr. Donato Zipeto

Associate professor in Molecular Biology (SSD BIO/11)

Prof. Univ. Dr. Donato Zipeto

Associate professor in Molecular Biology (SSD BIO/11)

Curiculum Vitae

University of Verona
• Occupation or position held 2014: Associate professor in Molecular Biology (SSD BIO/11)

WORK EXPERIENCE International duties:
2002-2003: Assistant/Coordinator, (EDCTP), Milestone 4
2009: Evaluator NHLS Research Trust Grant
2010-2016: Expert evaluator, European Commission, Life Panel
2014-2016: GHIT Fund Reviewer, Japanese R&D for Global Health
Teaching duties (University of Verona, Italy):
Teacher and Coordinator, “Basis of Virology and Gene Therapy”, Degree in Medical
Biotechnology, Faculty of Science.
Teacher and Coordinator, Molecular Biology, Degree in Medicine and Surgery, Faculty of
Medicine.
Molecular Virology, School of Infectious Diseases
PhD School “Life and Health Applied Sciences”
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION • Member of the Italian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
• Member of the Marie Curie Fellows Association (MCFA)
• Reports for the European and Developing countries Clinical Trial Parthership (EDCTP),
European Commission 2003.
• Scientific Reviewer for Peer Reviewed Journals
• Translator and proof-reader for the company “Biomedical Translations”, Palo Alto/Modesto,
California, USA (1993-2012) and “Tembua” (since 2012).
• Thomson Reuters Integrity Disease Briefings Editor

 

ISI WEB OF SCIENCE
(ALL DATABASES)
SCOPUS
(DAL 1996)
PUBLISH OR
PERISH
(HARZING’S)
GOOGLE SCHOLAR
(TRITA-H ENGINE)
RESEARCH GATE
NUMBER OF PUBLICATIONS 39 32 53 45 45
CITATIONS 1732 1644 2063 1941 1675
H-INDEX 18 18 19 18 20
RESEARCH GATE: RS SCORE 33,32 (HIGHER THAN 92.5% OF RESEARCH GATE MEMBERS’)
SELECTION OF RECENT PUBLICATIONS
• Serena M., Parolini F., Biswas P., Sironi F., Blanco-Miranda A., Zoratti E., Scupoli M.T., Ziglio S, Valenzuela-Fernandez A.,
Gibellini D., Romanelli M.G., Siccardi A., Malnati M., Beretta A., ZIPETO D.: “HIV-1 Env associates with HLA-C free-chains at the
cell membrane modulating viral infectivity”. Scientific Reports 7, 40037 (2017).
• Serena M., Giorgietti A., Busato M., Gasparini F., Diani E., Romanelli M. G., ZIPETO D.: “Molecular Characterization of HIV-1 Nef
and ACOT8: Insights from in silico structural prediction and in vitro functional assays”. Scientific Reports 6, 22319 (2016).
• Lo Monaco E., Tremante E., Biswas P., Cranage M. P., ZIPETO D., Beretta A., Giacomini P.: “Comment on “Influence of HLA-C
expression level on HIV control”. Science 314: 1175 (2013).
• Garcia-Exposito L., Ziglio S., Barroso-Gonzales S., De Armas-Rillo L., Valera M. S., ZIPETO D., Machado J.D., Valenzuela-
Fernandez A.: “Gelsoin activity controls efficient early HIV-1 infection”. Retrovirology 10: 39 (2013).
• ZIPETO D., Beretta A.: “HLA-C and HIV-1: friends or foes?”. Retrovirology 9: 39 (2012).
• Baroni, M., Matucci, A., Scarlatti, G., Soprana, E., Rossolillo, P., Lopalco, L., ZIPETO, D., Siccardi, A.G., De Santis, C.: “HLA-C is
necessary for optimal HIV-1 infection of human peripheral blood CD4 lymphocytes”. Journal of General Virology 91 (1): 235-241
(2010).
• Bender, C., ZIPETO, D., Bidoia, C., Costantini, S., Zamò, A., Menestrina, F., Bertazzoni, U.: “Analysis of colorectal cancers for
human cytomegalovirus presence”. Infectious Agents and Cancer 4: 6 (2009).
• Matucci, A., Rossolillo, P., Baroni, M., Siccardi, A. G., Beretta, A., ZIPETO, D.: “HLA-C increases HIV-1 infectivity and is
associated with gp120”. Retrovirology, 5: 68 (2008).

Lucrari prezentate de Prof. Univ. Dr. Donato Zipeto la Primavara Dermatologica Ieseana