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    ASBMR Mourns the Passing of Paolo Bianco, M.D.

    Date: November 11, 2015

    Paolo Bianco, M.D.

    ASBMR mourns the passing of longtime ASBMR member Paolo Bianco, M.D., at the age of 60. Dr. Bianco was Director of the Stem Cells Laboratory at Universita La Sapienza in Rome, Italy. Dr. Bianco was known worldwide for his work in stem cells, skeletal physiology and bone diseases. With over 160 peer-reviewed articles published and 38 chapters receiving over 15,000 citations, Dr. Bianco was the most highly cited scholar in the three Medical Schools at Sapienza.  Dr. Bianco was a regular ASBMR contributor, and was a member of the ASBMR-ORS Task Force on Cell-Based Therapies. 

    We extend our condolences to Dr. Bianco’s family. We invite you to leave a note or share a memory on the ASBMR community page.