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Medical oncology

Professor Massimo Aglietta
Phone: 011.993.3628
Fax: 011.993.3299

Directorate and standard admission 4th  floor; day hospital ground floor; out-patient services 1st  floor

Admissions activities are managed in two ways:
Standard hospitalization

Dr. Giovanni Grignani
Location: 4th floor
Tel: 011.993.3623
Fax: 011.993.3290
30 beds are available, including  4 isolation beds for those therapies which involve significant immunosuppression such as haemopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Centre for Transplants
Location: 4th floor
Tel: 011.993.3623 
Fax: 011.993.3290

Sarcomas and Rare Tumours Programme
Dr Giovanni Grignani
Ubicazione: 4th floor
Tel: 011.993.3623 
Fax: 011.993.3290

Nursing coordinator
Patrizia Torrisi tel. 011.993.3262


  • diagnosis, medical therapy and follow-up of oncological conditions (in particular neoplasms of the gastrointestinal tract, urogenital, mammary, haemopoietic and sarcomas);
  • over 70 experimental protocols in collaboration with other Centres;
  • Biotechnology Laboratory annexed to the clinic for the development of translational research programmes.

Dr Fabrizio Carnevale-Schianca, Dr Marco Fizzotti, Dr Giovanni Grignani, Dr Giorgio Valabrega, Dr Daniela Caravelli, Prof. Umberto Vitolo

Laboratory for di Translational Clinical Research

Dr. Dario Sangiolo

Biologists and Biotechnologists
Dr. Loretta Gammaitoni, Dr. Ymera Pignochino, Dr. Sonia Cappellaro, Dr. Giuliana Cavalloni, Dr. Valeria Leuci, Dr. Caterina Peraldo Neia, Dr. Maya Todorovic, Dr. Federica Capozzi, Dr. Lidia Giraudo Diego.

Methods of booking and access

  • At the Common Booking Centre on the 1st  Floor:
    • in person (from Monday to Friday, from 8.00 to 17.00);
    • by telephone on 011.9933777 (from Monday to Friday, from 11.00 to 12.30 and from 14.00 to 15.30).


Opened in 1997, the Candiolo Institute is an international reference centre for the treatment and research of cancer diseases.