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Our Team

Professor Maria Luisa Torre PhD - Chief of Scientific Board

Maria Luisa Torre, scientific founder of PharmaExceed, is Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Technology at the University of Pavia, and the supervisor of the Cell Delivery System Lab at the Drug Sciences Department. She designed an innovative process for large-scale production and freeze-drying of exosomes and extracellular vesicles form mesenchymal stromal cells. This process allows to obtain a powder product, called Lyosecretome, that represents the core of PharmaExceed’s product portfolio.. Full bio

Professor Marzio Sorlini MSc. Eng., PhD - Chief Operating Officer and Director

Co-founder of PharmaExceed, Mr Marzio Sorlini, since 2010, has worked closely with Dr. Torre to develop exosome technology. Mr. Sorlini corporate experience includes being instrumental in establishing PharmaExceed S.r.l.. He has more than 10 years of experience in byotechnolgy and translational research and management.

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Sara Perteghella PhD - Scientific Advisor

Co-founder of Pharma Exceed, Dr. Perteghella is a talented researcher who, in the past years, has focused her academic research at the Cell Delivery System Lab of University of Pavia on developing an innovative process for isolating and lyophilizing extracellular vesicles in biological fluids, together with Professor Torre's team. 

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Paolo Gaetani MD - Scientific Advisor

Co-founder of PharmaExceed, Paolo Gaetani has a distinguished international profile and co-leads several research initiatives, in investigating the efficacy and the safety of the exosomes based therapy with a particular focus on the Intervertebral Disk Disease, Stroke and Parkinson's Disease models. .

He previously served as Director of Neurosuregry, IRCCS Policlinico S.Matteo, Pavia, Italy.

In the recent years he has been Principal Investigator in Research Project “Diagnostic and prognostic value of exosomes isolated from patients with glioblastoma”.  Full bio

Professor Angelo Guido Corsico MD, PhD - Scientific Advisor

Co-founder of PharmaExceed, Angelo Guido Corsico has a distinguished international profile and currently is research leader in diagnosis, treatment and epidemiology of respiratory diseases. His role in PharmaExceed is investigating the efficacy and the safety of the exosomes based therapy in these particular diseases.

Dr. Corsico is Associate Professor of Respiratory Diseases at the University of Pavia.

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Alessandra Ubezio MSc. Eng. - Advisor

Co-founder of PharmaExceed, Mrs Alessandra Ubezio was member of our core executive team from the company foundation. She is responsible for main business activities including development and management of strategic partnerships and collaborations with academic and industrial parties. Mrs Ubezio has over 10 year-experience in technology research and holds a Master Degree in Engeneering from University of Pavia, Italy. She has vast experience in projects management and in team build-up and supervision. Full bio

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