Dr. Antonio Capalbo
Dr. Capalbo received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biotechnology from University of Rome ‘La Sapienza’ and his Ph.D. magna cum laude in Human Genetics at the Catholic University of Sacred Heart of Rome in 2011. In 2011 he obtained II level Master Degree in Epidemiology and statistical data analysis at the Catholic University of Sacred Heart of Rome.
Since 2008 he has been working as clinical embryologist at GENERA, Reproductive Medicine in Rome. Since then, his research has focused on preimplantation genetic diagnosis and screening and on the development of novel molecular biology techniques to improve pregnancy and take-home baby rates in ART.
In 2011 he worked as research fellow at Reproductive Biology Associates, Atlanta, GA, USA and from 2012 he is collaborating as consultant embryologist at the Embryonic Stem Cell Laboratories, Assisted Conception Unit of Guy’s Hospital, KCL, London working on molecular figures of human blastocyst differentiation. From 2012 he is genetic consultant and PGD/PGS program coordinator at GENERA, Reproductive medicine centres, Italy and from 2013 Laboratory Director at GENETYX, molecular genetics laboratory, Italy.