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The unsung virtue of thermostability

How about developing thermostable vaccines once and for all? Until we abandon the cold chain, equitable vaccination will not be possible. We need to invest in hermostable vaccines now. Read The unsung virtue of thermostability, Ilaria Capua and Carlo Giaquinto’s letter published on March 23, 2021  on Lancet’s website.     

Science by the Slice

Science by the Slice is a podcast from the UF/IFAS Center for Public Issues Education (PIE Center) that explores the science behind issues affecting our daily lives, encompassing public health, agriculture, and natural resources. Experts discuss the science of complex challenges in our society, then, through analysis and storytelling, piece together the motivations that reveal

Here, the huge rainbow within the COVID-19 storm

Last November the medical journal The Lancet published Ilaria Capua and Mario Rasetti’s contribution “Here, the huge rainbow within the Covid-19 storm”. The real-life experience of the 2020 pandemic has shown us how totally unprepared we were to face such an event, albeit an event with several unique features. The inter-species jump by an animal

IT@CA 2021 – Made In Italy, Back to the Future

The Embassy of Italy to Canada, Consulate General of Italy in Toronto, Italian Trade Agency, Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Italian National Tourist Board and Italian Chamber of Commerce of Ontario Canada are proud to officially announce that the second edition of IT@CA will take place on Thursday January 28, 2021 at 12 PM Eastern Time

Discovering the circular nature of Covid-19

There were more than 18,000 views of four online meetings on eight social networks, with hundreds of comments and the involvement and four international partners: the World Bank, Greenpeace International, New York University and 350.org. These were the results of a series of digital talks on Discovering the Circular nature of Covid-19, curated by Elastica to mark the launch of Circular Health.

Ilaria Capua is among the winners of the 39th MASI AWARD

Together with Reinhold Messner and Andrea Rigoni, Ilaria Capua received the Masi Civiltà Veneta 2020 Award on 24 October 2020. This is an important recognition that the Masi Foundation bestows on personalities – Venetian by birth, by family or by adoption – who have distinguished in the fields of literature, art, journalism, science, entertainment and

Barcelona Hypatia European Science Prize awarded Dr. Ilaria Capua

The Academia Europaea Barcelona Knowledge Hub is pleased to announce that Dr. Ilaria Capua, current Director of the “One Health” Center of Excellence at the Univeristy of Florida, and a member of the Biochemistry and molecular biology section of the Academy, has been selected as winner of the second edition of the Barcelona Hypatia European Science