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Hire Dr. Michele C.
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More than 10 years experience in cancer research in international settings, grants and articles writing and editing

Profile Summary
Subject Matter Expertise
Writing Clinical Trial Documentation, Technical Writing
Research Market Research, Feasibility Study
Consulting Scientific and Technical Consulting
Work Experience

Weill Cornell Medical College

September 2016 - Present

Institut d'Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer

January 2016 - August 2016


Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Oncológicas

July 2014 - December 2014

PhD Student

Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Oncológicas

September 2009 - June 2014


Istituto Nazionale Tumori IRCCS Fondazione Pascale

January 2007 - July 2009


Molecular Biology, Biotechnology and Biochemistry

Universidad Autonoma de Madrid Facultad de Ciencias

September 2009 - June 2014

Medical Biotechnology

Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II

January 2007 - March 2009


Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II

October 2003 - December 2006

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Hoshino A, Kim HS, Bojmar L, Gyan KE, Cioffi M, Hernandez J, Zambirinis CP, Rodrigues G, Molina H, Heissel S, et al.(2020). Extracellular Vesicle and Particle Biomarkers Define Multiple Human Cancers . Cell.
Cioffi, M., Trabulo, S.M., Vallespinos, M., Raj, D., Kheir, T.B., Lin, M.-L., Begum, J., Baker, A.-M., Amgheib, A., Saif, J., et al.(2017). The miR-25-93-106b cluster regulates tumor metastasis and immune evasion via modulation of CXCL12 and PD-L1 . Oncotarget. 8. (13). p. 21609-21625.
Cioffi, M., Vallespinos-Serrano, M., Trabulo, S.M., Fernandez-Marcos, P.J., Firment, A.N., Vazquez, B.N., Vieira, C.R., Mulero, F., Camara, J.A., Cronin, U.P., et al.(2015). MiR-93 Controls Adiposity via Inhibition of Sirt7 and Tbx3 . Cell Reports. 12. (10). p. 1594-1605.
Cioffi, M., Trabulo, S.M., Sanchez-Ripoll, Y., Miranda-Lorenzo, I., Lonardo, E., Dorado, J., Vieira, C.R., Ramirez, J.C., Hidalgo, M., Aicher, A., et al.(2015). The miR-17-92 cluster counteracts quiescence and chemoresistance in a distinct subpopulation of pancreatic cancer stem cells . Gut. 64. (12). p. 1936-1948.
Cioffi, M., Trabulo, S., Hidalgo, M., Costello, E., Greenhalf, W., Erkan, M., Kleeff, J., Sainz, B., Heeschen, C.(2015). Inhibition of CD47 Effectively targets pancreatic cancer stem cells via dual mechanisms . Clinical Cancer Research. 21. (10). p. 2325-2337.
Sainz, B., Alcala, S., Garcia, E., Sanchez-Ripoll, Y., Azevedo, M.M., Cioffi, M., Tatari, M., Miranda-Lorenzo, I., Hidalgo, M., Gomez-Lopez, G., et al.(2015). Microenvironmental hCAP-18/LL-37 promotes pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma by activating its cancer stem cell compartment . Gut. 64. (12). p. 1921-1935.
Lonardo, E., Cioffi, M., Sancho, P., Crusz, S., Heeschen, C.(2015). Studying pancreatic cancer stem cell characteristics for developing new treatment strategies . Journal of Visualized Experiments. 2015. (100).
Cioffi, M., Dalterio, C., Camerlingo, R., Tirino, V., Consales, C., Riccio, A., Ieranò, C., Cecere, S.C., Losito, N.S., Greggi, S., et al.(2015). Identification of a distinct population of CD133 + CXCR4 + cancer stem cells in ovarian cancer . Scientific Reports. 5.
Balic, A., Sørensen, M.D., Trabulo, S.M., Sainz Jr., B., Cioffi, M., Vieira, C.R., Miranda-Lorenzo, I., Hidalgo, M., Kleeff, J., Erkan, M., et al.(2014). Chloroquine targets pancreatic cancer stem cells via inhibition of CXCR4 and hedgehog signaling . Molecular Cancer Therapeutics. 13. (7). p. 1758-1771.
Miranda-Lorenzo, I., Dorado, J., Lonardo, E., Alcala, S., Serrano, A.G., Clausell-Tormos, J., Cioffi, M., Megias, D., Zagorac, S., Balic, A., et al.(2014). Intracellular autofluorescence: A biomarker for epithelial cancer stem cells . Nature Methods. 11. (11). p. 1161-1169.
Lonardo, E., Cioffi, M., Sancho, P., Sanchez-Ripoll, Y., Trabulo, S.M., Dorado, J., Balic, A., Hidalgo, M., Heeschen, C.(2013). Metformin Targets the Metabolic Achilles Heel of Human Pancreatic Cancer Stem Cells . PLoS ONE. 8. (10).
Hermann, P.C., Bhaskar, S., Cioffi, M., Heeschen, C.(2010). Cancer stem cells in solid tumors . Seminars in Cancer Biology. 20. (2). p. 77-84.
D'Alterio, C., Consales, C., Polimeno, M., Franco, R., Cindolo, L., Portella, L., Cioffi, M., Calemma, R., Marra, L., Claudio, L., et al.(2010). Concomitant CXCR4 and CXCR7 expression predicts poor prognosis in renal cancer . Current Cancer Drug Targets. 10. (7). p. 772-781.
Ierano, C., Giuliano, P., D'Alterio, C., Cioffi, M., Mettivier, V., Portella, L., Napolitano, M., Barbieri, A., Arra, C., Liguori, G., et al.(2009). A point mutation (G574A) in the chemokine receptor CXCR4 detected in human cancer cells enhances migration . Cell Cycle. 8. (8). p. 1228-1237.