›› Marco E. Bianchi
Francesco Blasi
Daniele D'Ambrosio
Manuel Fresno
Antonio Lanzavecchia
Federico Major Jr.
Paola Panina-Bordignon
Ruggero Pardi
Anne Ridley
Federica Sallusto
Francisco Sanchez-Madrid
Marcus Thelen
Bart Vanhaesebroeck
Marketa Zvelebil
Marco E. Bianchi
Affiliation: Vita-Salute San Raffaele University

Goals: Our group is interested in defining the roles of HMGB1 as a necrosis signal and cytokine.

Achievements: Definition of HMGB1 as the nuclear component that, when, leaked out of the cell, signals necrosis to nearby cells. Creation of a null Hmgb1-/- mouse model.