“We’ve got to get our act together” on public health measures to combat COVID, says Fauci

Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., NIAID Director In his remarks upon accepting the Leonardo da Vinci Award for Leadership in Health and Science, presented by the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF), Dr. Fauci signals optimism that one of the vaccines currently being tested will be shown to be effective, adding a very important tool in the … Continue reading “We’ve got to get our act together” on public health measures to combat COVID, says Fauci

National Italian American Foundation Honors Dr. Anthony Fauci with Leonardo da Vinci Award for Leadership in Health and Science, SHRO Founder Dr. Antonio Giordano Comments

https://vimeo.com/475909839 Dr. Fauci Interview National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) board member and Sbarro Health Research Organization (SHRO) founder and president Dr. Antonio Giordano congratulates Dr. Anthony Fauci on his awarding of the Leonardo da Vinci Award for Leadership in Health and Science at this year’s NIAF Anniversary Gala, held virtually on October 31st, 2020.  Antonio … Continue reading National Italian American Foundation Honors Dr. Anthony Fauci with Leonardo da Vinci Award for Leadership in Health and Science, SHRO Founder Dr. Antonio Giordano Comments

International Mesothelioma Researcher Recognized for Her Work with the National Cancer Institution of Naples and Sbarro Health Research Organization

Francesca Pentimalli, PhD Held in Locri, Italy on Saturday, August 8 in the enchanting Riviera dei Gelsomini, the Women of Talent Award ceremony recognized the achievements of Francesca Pentimalli, PhD, a frequent collaborator on research with the Sbarro Health Research Organization (SHRO). The awards were presented by the Cenacle of Culture and Sciences, an association … Continue reading International Mesothelioma Researcher Recognized for Her Work with the National Cancer Institution of Naples and Sbarro Health Research Organization

Avoiding Covid-19 Only to Die of Cancer? The Shadow Curve of Other Diseases

If this “hidden” curve is ignored, the consequence could mean a higher rate of death from cancer than from Covid-19 By Antonio Giordano Soon after its onset, the COVID-19 pandemic urged public health authorities to adopt measures to minimize the virus spread. Among them, limiting in-person visits to urgent matters only, and encouraging patients to postpone non-essential screenings … Continue reading Avoiding Covid-19 Only to Die of Cancer? The Shadow Curve of Other Diseases

Genetics May Explain High COVID-19 Mortality in Italy, Inform Global Pandemic Response

Newswise — On March 11th 2020 the World Health Organization declared Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) a pandemic. In a few weeks the infection spread across the globe causing hundreds of thousands of deaths worldwide. Italy was the first European country to be hard-hit by the infection and among the countries with a higher mortality rate. During … Continue reading Genetics May Explain High COVID-19 Mortality in Italy, Inform Global Pandemic Response

Dr. Giordano Featured in Forbes Article on COVID-19 Antibody Tests in Italy and USA

The article in Forbes discusses how the USA can learn from Italy, and their antibody testing during the Italy re-opening phase.  There are many companies, international and local, which are racing to win the largest share of the COVID-19 antibody testing market in Italy. WHO warns that antibody tests may not be of great value, … Continue reading Dr. Giordano Featured in Forbes Article on COVID-19 Antibody Tests in Italy and USA

Coronavirus, Antonio Giordano: “There is no connection with climate change”

The director of the Sbarro Institute in Philadelphia explains what COVID-19 is and how to contain the infection but underlines: "Pollution is a worse threat to our health" n the last few days we have witnessed panic scenes due to the spread of the coronavirus: escapes from the red zone, supermarkets taken by storm to stock … Continue reading Coronavirus, Antonio Giordano: “There is no connection with climate change”

Understanding COVID-19 Origins First Step to Treating Cases, Stopping Spread

“The new virus originating from Wuhan is the third coronavirus that has made the ‘jump’ from animals to humans,” explains Enrico Bucci, Ph.D., professor and research scientist at the Sbarro Health Research Organization (SHRO), at Temple University in Philadelphia. “We witnessed SARS, which infected 8,000 people between 2002 and 2003 and killed 775; and then … Continue reading Understanding COVID-19 Origins First Step to Treating Cases, Stopping Spread