Department of Biology
Temple University, USA
Dr. GIULIO TARRO is currently working as a Professor in the Department of Department of Biology, Temple University , USA. His research interests includes human herpesviruses, virus-induced tumour antigens. He is serving as an editorial member and reviewer of several international reputed journals. Dr. GIULIO TARRO is the member of many international affiliations. He has successfully completed his Administrative responsibilities. He has authored of many research articles/books related to human herpesviruses, virus-induced tumour antigens.
His basic researches have been concerned with antigens induced early during the replication cycle of human herpesviruses. Another study has involved the identification, isolation and characterization of specific virus-induced tumour antigens, which were the “finger-prints” left behind in human cancer. Achievements include patents in field; discovery of Respiratory Syncytial Virus in infant deaths in Naples and of tumor liberated protein as a tumor associated antigen, 55 kilodalton protein overexpressed in lung tumors and other epithelial adenocarcinomas.