Ferdinando Carlo Maria

Researcher General Surgery MED/18

Present academic appointment Assistant Professor of General Surgery

E-mail:ferdinando.cananzi@hunimed.eu

Web site: https://www.humanitas.it/medici/ferdinando-carlo-maria-cananzi

Phone: +39 0282244503

Education and Academic Background

Dr. Cananzi graduated in Medicine and Surgery at the Catholic University in Rome, where he also completed his residency in General Surgery at the “A. Gemelli” University Hospital.

From 2012 to 2013 he served as clinical fellow to the Upper Gastrointestinal, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery Unit at The Royal Marsden Hospital in London (UK).

In 2013 he joined the Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, serving as surgical oncologist in the Sarcoma, Melanoma and Rare Tumors Surgery Unit under Dr. Vittorio Quagliuolo.

In 2018 he was appointed as Assistant Professor of Surgery at Humanitas University and he also obtained the national academic qualification as Associate Professor in General Surgery

Scientific and Research Interests

His clinical and translational research activity is focused on surgical oncology especially on retroperitoneal, limb and trunk soft tissue sarcoma, gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST) and gastric cancer.

He is author/co-author of more than 90 scientific publications including papers, book chapters and congress abstracts.

He is member of the Connective Tissue Oncology Society (CTOS), European Society of Surgical Oncology (ESSO), Transatlantic Australasian Retroperitoneal Sarcoma Working Group (TARPSWG), Italian Society of Surgery (SIC), Italian Society of Surgical Oncology (SICO) and Italian Research Group on Gastric Cancer (GIRCG).

 

Selected Publications

  1. Neutrophils driving unconventional T cells mediate resistance against murine sarcomas and selected human tumors. Ponzetta A, Carriero R, Carnevale S, Barbagallo M, Molgora M, Perucchini C, Magrini E, Gianni F, Kunderfranco P, Polentarutti N, Pasqualini F, Di Marco S, Supino D, Peano C, Cananzi F, Colombo P, Pilotti S, Alomar SY, Bonavita E, Galdiero MR, Garlanda C, Mantovani A, Jaillon S. Cell 2019

  2. Did outcomes improve in retroperitoneal sarcoma surgery? Cananzi FCM, Minerva EM, Samà L, Ruspi L, Sicoli F, Conti L, Fumagalli Romario U, Quagliuolo VL. Surg Oncol 2019

  3. Preoperative monocyte-to-lymphocyte ratio predicts recurrence in gastrointestinal stromal tumors. Cananzi FCM, Minerva EM, Samà L, Ruspi L, Sicoli F, Conti L, Fumagalli Romario U, Quagliuolo VL. J Surg Oncol 2019

  4. Role of surgery in the multimodal treatment of primary and recurrent leiomyosarcoma of the inferior vena cava. Cananzi FC, Mussi C, Bordoni MG, Marrari A, De Sanctis R, Colombo P, Quagliuolo V. J Surg Oncol 2016

  5. Chemoradiotherapy in gastric cancer: a door ajar. Cananzi FC, Biondi A, Quagliuolo V, Rausei S. J Clin Oncol 2016

 

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