Business Development Associate
Luca is a PhD candidate in Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine at UCL and King's College London. In his project he investigates pluripotent stem cell-derived disease models of laminopathies which affect the skeletal muscle and peripheral nerves with the ultimate goal of testing novel gene therapies and screen new drugs.
He graduated in Pharmacy with honours at the University of Ferrara (Italy) in 2015. As a researcher and pharmacist with an entrepreneurial mentality, Luca has a strong interest in all of the aspects related to R&D, biomedical research translation, launch of new therapies/medical devices and business development. Luca is also a co-ordinator of the London Stem Cell Network (LSCN) and joined Innovation Forum as Business Development Associate in 2018.