SHRO’s Giordano Meets with Speaker Pelosi at Italian Embassy in Washington

Newswise — WASHINGTON, D.C. May 19, 2021—At the prestigious setting of Villa Firenze, the Italian Embassy in Washington, DC, on the occasion of a farewell party for outgoing Ambassador Armando Varricchio, Professor Antonio Giordano, Neapolitan oncologist, director of the Sbarro Institute for Cancer Research at Temple University, member of the board of directors of the … Continue reading SHRO’s Giordano Meets with Speaker Pelosi at Italian Embassy in Washington

Researchers Call for More Transparency from Russia’s Sputnik COVID Vaccine

“It is not a problem connected to “the Sputnik V” vaccine itself,” argues Prof. Enrico Bucci, adjunct professor in the Department of Biology, Temple University, and senior staff member of the Sbarro Health Research Organization (SHRO). “It is a problem connected to the way results are documented, data are provided, and scientific journals react to … Continue reading Researchers Call for More Transparency from Russia’s Sputnik COVID Vaccine

Precision Medicine and the Anti-Cancer Properties of Foods like Green Tea, SHRO Founder Comments

Prof. Antonio Giordano available to comment on recently published research from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)  Green Tea Compound Aids Tumor-Suppressing, DNA-Repairing ProteinAn antioxidant found in green tea may increase levels of p53, a natural anti-cancer protein, known as the “guardian of the genome” for its ability to repair DNA damage or destroy cancerous cells. Published today … Continue reading Precision Medicine and the Anti-Cancer Properties of Foods like Green Tea, SHRO Founder Comments

SHRO Founder Leads Search for Fauci Fellows

The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) is now accepting applications for the inaugural class of Fauci Fellowships, created in recognition of Dr. Anthony S. Fauci’s contributions to humanity and the medical and scientific community. Antonio Giordano, M.D., Ph.D., Director and Professor, Sbarro Institute for Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine at Temple University, serves on the … Continue reading SHRO Founder Leads Search for Fauci Fellows

Getting Basic Research from the Lab to Independent Clinical Trials, Especially in Rare Cancers Like Mesothelioma

On the 18th and 19th of February, Sbarro Health Research Organization (SHRO) Founder and Director, Antonio Giordano, M.D., Ph.D., will host an online medical conference titled, “Why do we need independent research in oncology?” The topic of discussion will explore how to develop and foster independent research for tumors like Mesothelioma, for which insufficient funding … Continue reading Getting Basic Research from the Lab to Independent Clinical Trials, Especially in Rare Cancers Like Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma is a malignant tumor that is caused by inhaled asbestos fibers and forms in the lining of the lungs, abdomen or heart. Symptoms can include shortness of breath and chest pain. The life expectancy for most mesothelioma patients is approximately 12 months after diagnosis. Treatment may improve prognosis and can include surgery, chemotherapy or radiation. What Is Mesothelioma? … Continue reading Mesothelioma