Pistoi Sergio

Sergio Pistoi is a biologist and science writer with a PhD degree in molecular biology from the University of Paris VI. His credits include Scientific American, the New Scientist, The Lancet, Nature, the US National Public Radio (NPR) and many other international and Italian outlets. He coordinated the science communication activities of the Telethon foundation and worked as a consultant for research and development, strategic planning and translational research activities. He currently works as a consultant, communication and editorial manager for leading institutions and EU projects.In 2013 he was awarded the Galileo Prize 2013 for his book  “Il DNA incontra Facebook” (DNA meets Facebook, Marsilio Editori 2012), a narrative non-fiction book about the rise of consumer genomics.            (web site www.sergiopistoi.com)