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Vittorio Abbonante

Post Doctoral fellow

Vittorio Abbonante, PhD, is a Post Doctoral fellow, whose researches focus on the study of the microenvironment involvement in controlling bone marrow homeostasis, with particular attention to megakaryocyte differentiation and platelet release.

Recently he has studied the expression of new collagen receptors by megakaryocytes and their role in modulating cell function. Actually, he is involved in studying the connection of the stromal and megakaryocytic lineages in the pathogenesis of primary myelofibrosis.