The University of Siena PhD Course in
Genetics, Oncology and Clinical Medicine


PhD Graduate

Bruno LORENZI 

PhD Program years: 2008 - 2012







PUBLICATIONS DURING THE PHD PROGRAM
    1) Thymidine phosphorylase expression in metastatic sites is predictive for response in patients with colorectal cancer treated with continuous oral capecitabine and biweekly oxaliplatin.
    Petrioli R, Bargagli G, Lazzi S, Pascucci A, Francini E, Bellan C, Conca R, Martellucci I, Fiaschi AI, Lorenzi B, Francini G; Multidisciplinary Oncology Group in Gastrointestinal Tumors.
    Anticancer Drugs. 2010 Mar;21(3):313-9.

    2) Laparoscopic-assisted endoscopic sigmoidopexy: a new surgical option for sigmoid volvulus.
    Gordon-Weeks AN, Lorenzi B, Lim J, Cristaldi M.
    Dis Colon Rectum. 2011 May;54(5):645-7.
ABSTRACTS OF CONFERENCE DURING THE PHD PROGRAM
  1. Accuracy of transrectal ultrasound after preoperative radiochemotherapy compared to computed tomography in locally advanced rectal cancer (IX Congresso SICU, 16-18 giugno 2011, Siena)         

ACTIVITY DURING THE PHD PROGRAM

TRAINING PERIOD ABROAD

         Department of Colorectal Surgery, Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust, Oxford, UK
         2010: twelve months