Domenico Ribatti

Department of Basic Biomedical Sciences, Neurosciences and Sensory Organs Section of Human Anatomy and Histology – University of Bari Medical School

Domenico Ribatti was born in Andria, Italy, on December 27, 1956. He was awarded his M.D. degree on October 1981, with full marks. In 1983, Dr. Ribatti joined the Medical School as Assistant at the Institute of Human Anatomy, University of Bari. In 1984, he took the specialization in Allergology. In 1989, he spent one year in Geneva, working at the Department of Morphology (Prof. R. Montesano). In 2008, he received the honoris causa degree in Medicine and Pharmacy form the University of Timisoara (Romania). His present position is full professor of Human Anatomy at the University of Bari Medical School.

Domenico Ribatti is author of 800 publications as reported in PUBmed and contributed to 45 chapters to books. Overall, his papers have been cited 42080 times (Google Scholar “h” index: 106).

Member of the Editorial Board: Journal of Angiogenesis Research (2009), Journal of Hematotherapy and Stem Cell Research (2001-2003), Drug Design Review Online (2004), Leukemia (2003-2010), Open Journal of Hematology, Recent Patents on Anti-Cancer Drug Discovery (2005-), Recents Patents on Cardiovascular Drug Discovery (2005-), The Open Cancer Journal (2007-), The Open Inflammation Journal (2008-), Journal of Interferon, Cytokine and Mediator Research (2008-), Endothelium (2008), Romanian Journal of Morphology and Embryology (2008-), Liver Cancer Review Letters (2009-2013), Stem Cell Review Letters, World Journal of Stem Cells (2009-2013), International Journal of Developmental Biology (2010-), Curren Angiogenesis (2011), The Scientific World Journal (2011), American Journal of Blood (2011), World Journal of Experimental Medicine (2011), Journal of allergy and Therapy (2011), Recent Patents on Biomarkers ((2010), Frontiers in Oncololy (2010), Frontiers in Biosciencs (2010), World Journal of Hepatology (2009), Vascular Cell (2011), PloS ONE (2012)

Associated Editor of Stem Cell and Development (2004-2010).

Member of the Scientific Commitee of the Italian Foundation of Neuroblastoma (2003-2004).

Reviewer for several international journals: Acta Haematologica; Acta Oncologica; Acta Physiologica; American Journal of hematology; American Journal of Cancer; American Journal of Kidney Diseases; American Journal of Pathology; American Journal of Physiology; Angiogenesis; Annals of Medicine; Annals of Rheumatic Diseases; Arthritis Research Therapy; Atherosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology; Biochimica Biophysica Acta; Biochimica Biophysica Acta

Molecular Cell Research; Biotechniques; Blood; BMC Cancer; Bone Marrow Transplantation; Brain Research; Breast Cancer Research Treatment; British Journal of Cancer; British Journal of Haematology, British Journal of Pharmacology; British Journal of Urology; Cancer Letters; Cancer Research; Cardiovascular Research; Chimica Clinica Acta; Clinical Anatomy; Clinical and Cancer Research; Clinical and Experimental Allergy; Clinical and Experimental Medicine; Current Cancer Drug Targets; Current Medicinal Chemistry; Current Pharmacological Design; Diabetes Research and Clinical; Dove Medical Press; Endocrine; Endothelium; European Journal of hematology, European Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology; European Journal of Pharmacology; Experimental Cell Research; Experimental and Molecular Pathology; Expert Opinion; Expert Opinion in Biological Therapy; Expert Opinion on Emerging Drugs; European Journal of Cancer; Eye; FASEB Journal; FEBS Journal; FEBS Letters; Food and Chemical Toxicology; Future Hematology; Future Medicine; Haematologica; Histology and Histopathology; International Journal of Cancer; International Journal of Clinical and Laboratory Research; International Journal of Clinical Rheumatology; International Journal of Developmental Biology; International Journal of Experimental Pathology; International Journal of Surgical Pathology; Journal of Anatomy; Journal of Angiogenesis Research; Journal of Applied Physiology; Journal of Cellular Biochemistry; Journal of Cell Science; Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine; Journal of Cellular Physiology; Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism; Journal of Clinical Rheumatology; Journal of Endocrine Investigation; Journal of Experimental and Clinical Cancer Research; Journal of Hematological Oncology; Journal of Leukocyte Biology; Journal of Oral Pathology Medicine; Journal of Pathology; Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology; Journal of Translational Medicine;Journal of Vascular Research; Kidney International; Lancet Oncology; Letters in Drug Discovery; Leukemia; Leukemia Research; Life Sciences; Liver International; Medical Principles and Practice; Microscopy Research and Techniques; Microvascular Research; Molecular Cancer; Molecular Cancer Therapeutics; Molecular Cancer Research; Molecular Medicine; Molecular Therapy; Nature Medicine; Nature Protocols; Nature Reviews in Clinical Oncology; Neoplasia; Neurobiology; Nutrition Research; Oncogene; Open Cancer Journal; Peptides; Pharmaceuticals; Physiological Reviews; Phytotherapy Research; PlosOne; Proceedings of the Indian National Science Adademy; Recent Patents in Cardiovascular Drug Discovery; Recent Patents in Anticancer Drug Discovery; Regulatory Peptides; Stem cells and Development; System Biology; Therapeutic Advances in Hematology;Tissue & Cell;Tissue Engennering; Transplantation Research; Trends in Immunology; Trends in Molecular Medicine; Tumori; Vascular Pharmacology.

Reviewer for the following international organizations: ARC Org UK; Arthritis Research Compaign; Associazione Italiana per la Ricerca sul Cancro; Cancer Research UK; Dutch Cancer Society; MIUR; Israel Science Foundation; Health Research Council of New Zealand. Philip; Morris Research Management Group; National Medical Research Council Singapore; Postgraduate Medical Education

RIBATTI D (2009). History of research on tumor angiogenesis. p. 1-125, DORDRECHT: Springer, ISBN: 978-1-4020-9559-7, doi: 10.1007/978-1-4020-9563-4
RIBATTI D (2010). The chick embryo chorioallantoic membrane in the study of angiogenesis and metastases. p. 1-124, DORDRECHT: Springer, ISBN: 978-90-481-3843-2, doi: 10.1007/978-90- 481-3845-6

RIBATTI D (2010). Protagonists of medicine. p. 1-149, DORDRECHT: Springer, ISBN: 978-90-481- 3742-8, doi: 10.1007/978-90-481-3741-1
RIBATTI D, CRIVELLATO E (2011). Mast cells and tumours. From biology to clinic. p. 1-142, DORDRECHT: Springer Science, ISBN: 978-94-007-1468-7, doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-1469-4 RIBATTI D (2012). Morphofunctional aspects of tumor microcirculation. p. 1-116, DORDRECHT: Springer Science, ISBN: 978-94-007-4935-1, doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-4936-8.

RIBATTI D (2014). Angiogenesis and anti-angiogenesis in hematological malignancies. p. 1-114, DORDRECHT: Springer Science, ISBN:978-94-017-8034-6. Doi: 10.1007/978-94-017-8035-3.

RIBATTI D., PEZZELLA F. (2020) Tumor vascularization. Elsevier-Academic Press, ISBN 978-012-81-9494-2

RIBATTI D. (2016). Development of immunological competence. P. 1-60, DORDRECHT: Springer Science, ISBN 978-3-319-24663-5.

RIBATTI D. (2016). The role of microenvironment in the control of tumor angiogenesis. P. 1-86. DORDRECHT: Springer Science, ISBN: 978-3-319-27818-6

RIBATTI D. (2018) Judah Folkman. A biography. DORDRECHT: Springer, ISBN 978-3-319-92632-2

RIBATTI D. (2019) The Mast Cell. A multifunctional effector cell. Springer Nature, ISBN 978-3-030-24189- 6.