Lucia Banci

Prof. Dr. Lucia Banci

University of Florence, CERM, Italy

Lucia Banci is one of the funders and past Director of CERM. She has a high international reputation for her original contributions and breakthroughs in Structural Biology and in biological NMR. She has addressed and unrevealed many aspects of metal ion trafficking and developed an absolutely innovative approach to vaccine design, which she first named «Structural Vaccinology».

She has published more than 370 research articles and has solved above 150 protein structures. (h-Index = 68)