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1985 - Degree cum laude in Veterinary Medicine at the University of Parma.
1992 - PhD in “Veterinary Anatomo-histopathological Sciences”.
1994 - Researcher in Veterinary Pathology at the Faculty of the Veterinary Medicine of the University of Parma.
1998 - Associate Professor in Veterinary Pathology at the Faculty of the Veterinary Medicine of the University of Parma.
2006 to present - Full Professor in Veterinary Pathology at the Department of Veterinary Sciences of University of Parma.

TEACHING ACTIVITY
1)Specialistic Course of Veterinary Medicine Degree)
- Integrated Course (I.C.)of General Pathology, Animal Physiopathology, Veterinary Immunopathology (7 CFU: 92 ore);
2)Specialistic Course of Medical, Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Biothecnologies;
- Module of "Osteochondrogenesis: in vivo and in vitro experimental models" mod. A in I.C. "Biomaterials and synthetic biocompatible materials (5 CFU: 40 hours);
3) Teacher at the Specialistic School in "Swine Medicine"
4) Teacher at the Specialistic School in Animal Health and Zoothecnic Production;
5) Teacher and tutor in the PhD Course “Experimental and Comparative Immunology and Immunopathology”
6) Tutorial activity for students of Specialistic PhD Courses
7) Teacher and tutor in the PhD Course on “Veterinary Sciences”

ORGANIZATION ACTIVITY FOR TEACHING AND RESEARCH
Secretary of The Council of the Specialistic Degree in Medical, Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Biotechnologies.
Head of Quality Assurance of Specialistic Degree in Medical, Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Biotechnologies.
President of Scientific Area 07 Committee and Memner of the Commission for the UNIPR Research

Member of scientific organisations:
- Italian Society of Pig Medicine (SIPAS)
- European Society of Veterinary pathology
- Italian Society for Veterinary Sciences (Member of the Scientific Committee 2008-2010)
- Italian Society of Biomaterials (SIB)
- Euroepan Society of Biomaterials

Diplomate "de facto" of the European College of Porcine Health Management (Dipl. ECPHM)

RESEARCH ACTIVITY:
•More than 150 publications of international and national peer reviewed articles, proceedings of national and international congress, international scientific reviews as well as chapters of book.
•Topics:
1)Studies on “Joint and Bone pathology” on several animal species;
2)Studies regarding the evaluation of the immune response in viral infection and vaccine protocols;
3) Studies in vivo and in vitro on the biocompatibility of biomaterials applied in surgery;
4) Reviewer for international veterinary journals (VETIMM, RVS, JGV, DCI)
5) Scopus (3-5-2018) 50 (papers) -737 (Citations) -15 (H index)

Main research projects in which Prof. Borghetti had a role as coordinator and/or co-worker (Responsible of Cell colture and immunopathology Laboratory) : (University and Health Ministry and Private Projects):
-PRIN 2004099338 (2004-2006): "Biological behaviour in vitro and in vivo of titanium with different surface roughness: biocompatibility, osteointegration and osteogenic activity".
-Research Private project - Depth Animal Health, University of Parma (UNIPR) - Original Process Italy 2007: “Study on the immune response in sows and pigles feed by Micronil”.
-Reasearch Project UNIPR- Cariparma Foundation 2007-2009: " Evaluation of biocompatibility in vitro and in vivo of novel chitosan three-dimensional scaffolds and bioceramics for tissue engineering”;
-Research private projects UNIPR Dept. Animal Health - Intervet Schering Plough 2008, 2010 and 2012.
-Research Project FIL 2008 Dept of Animal Health – University of Parma (UNIPR): “ Gene expression and secretion of inflammatory and proimmune cytokines in peripheral mononuclear blood cells (PBMC) from pigs vaccinated against Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome virus (PRRSV) and in vitro restimulated by PRRSV heterologous virus isolates.”
-Research private projects Pfizer Italia (Vet Branch) – Dept. Animal Health UNIPR 2011: “Study on the clinical signs, the anatomic changes and the inflammatory cytokine pattern in bronchoalveolar lavage fluids of pigs suffering from spontaneous acute respiratory disease”.
- “Study on the evaluation of humoral and cell-mediated immune response in pigs vaccinated with Suvaxyn PCV in comparison to other vaccine to evaluate the efficacy and safety of the Suvaxyn PCV di Zoetis"
(Zoetis Italia). Responsabile/Coordinatore Prof. Martelli (2015.

-“Efficacy of differentMLV/KV prime boost strategies in pregnant breeders against PRRSV”. (Merial) Responsabile/Coordinatore Prof. Martelli (2014).
-“Clinical protection and immune response induced by porcilis PCV M HYO vaccination n piglets at 3 weeks of age. Comparative study with a commercially available vaccine” (MAH – Merck). Responsabile/Coordinatore Prof. Martelli (2014).
-“Study of the local immune response in pigs vaccinated with porcilis H HYO ID Once”. (Intervet International) Responsabile/Coordinatore Prof. Martelli (2012).
- "Evaluation of the immune response to porcilis PV2 vaccination in PRRSV viremic and non viremic piglets”. (MAH – Merck) Responsabile/Coordinatore Prof. Martelli (2014).

Completion accademic year: 2019/2020

Completion accademic year: 2018/2019

Completion accademic year: 2017/2018

Completion accademic year: 2016/2017

Completion accademic year: 2015/2016

Completion accademic year: 2014/2015

Completion accademic year: 2013/2014

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