Editorial Board


Carlo Pellicciari
University of Pavia, Italy

Carlo Pellicciari graduated in Biological Sciences summa cum laude at the University of Pavia, Italy (1975). Visiting Professor for the Japan Society for Promotion of Science at the Department of Pathology, Fukui Medical School, Fukui, Japan (1982-1983), he has been associate professor (1985-1999) and then full professor of Cytology and Histology at the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Pavia. He is the past-President and currently member of the Managing Board of the Italian Society of Histochemistry and member of the editorial board of the Journal of Applied Biomedicine, the Journal of Histology, and the Journal of Functional Morphology and Kinesiology. His main research interests have been cell proliferation and apoptotic cell death, and these investigations have mostly been performed by histochemical techniques at light and electron microscopy. Over the last few years he has been working on the apoptogenic effect of photosensitizing molecules and fluorogenic substrates for photodynamic therapy.


Marco Biggiogera
University of Pavia, Italy

Marco Biggiogera graduated in Biological Sciences at the University of Pavia and obtained his Ph.D in 1987. He was Research Staff member at the Centre for Electron Microscopy at the University of Lausanne for seven years. He is presently Full Professor of Cytology and Histology in Pavia. His research focus on RNA transcription and modification in different tissue and cell models as studied by cytochemical techniques applied to electron microscopy and has co-authored more than 100 peer-reviewed papers. He is the Italian member of the International Committee of the Wilhelm Bernhard Workshop on the Cell Nucleus and member of the Executive Board of the Society for Histochemistry.

Managing Editors

C.A. Redi (University of Pavia, Italy)
E. Solcia (University of Pavia, Italy)
for Japan: M. Fukuda (Fukui Medical School, Fukui, Japan)
for Latin America: R.F. Donoso (University of Chile)
for USA and Canada: A. Nanci (University of Montreal, Canada)

Assistant Editor

Manuela Malatesta (University of Verona, Italy)

Managing Board of the Italian Society of Histochemistry for the years 2018-2021

Elisabetta Falcieri (President), University of Urbino “Carlo Bo”, Italy
Antonio Franchitto (vice-President), University of Rome "La Sapienza", Italy
Francesca Cima (Member), University of Padua, Italy
Giuseppina Cutroneo (Member), University of Messina, Italy
Silvia Modina (Secretary), University of Milan, Italy
Carlo Pellicciari (past-President), University of Pavia, Italy

Editorial Board

B. Bilinska, Warsaw; G. Bottiroli, Pavia; L. Cocco, Bologna; E. Falcieri, Urbino; P. Hozak, Prague;  Z. Kmiec, Gdansk; A. Lauria, Milan; H.G. Lee, Cleveland; N.M. Maraldi, Bologna; F.J. Medina, Madrid; G. Meola, Milan; S. Modina, Milan; S. Muller, Strasbourg; P. Panula, Helsinki; M. Pavelka, Wien; M.T. Perra, Cagliari; G. Perry, San Antonio; G. Rindi, Rome; A. Riva, Cagliari; P.G. Suh, Ulsan, South Korea; J.P. Tremblay, Quebec