Ciro Bonetti, Ph.D.
ScientistRegeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Ciro Bonetti is currently a Scientist at Regeneron Pharmaceuticals® in New York. In 2009, He earned his PhD in Medical Genetics at TIGEM, Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine in Italy , where he developed gene therapy approaches for recessive and dominant congenital disorders. As American-Italian Cancer Foundation fellow, in 2010 he moved for his postdoc to Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. During this time, he became an expert in a variety of genome editing tools including CRISPR/Cas9, which he has used to understand how non-coding genes affect normal physiology and impact human disease. His main interest is now to apply technology to medicine.