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About ADDAX

About ADDAX

ADDAX
Acid Deprived DiAldehyde FiXative

REPLACE THE USE OF FORMALIN AS A FIXATIVE SOLUTION

ADDAX Biosciences is an academic spin-off of the University of Turin, born after long time research activity of its founders on the fixation of pathological tissues. Our company goal is to replace the use of Formalin (a cancerogenic and toxic solution of Formaldehyde) as a fixative solution, while preserving optimal tissue fixation to guarantee correct diagnosis and therapy.

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THE HIGHEST STANDARD
OF ACCURACY AND RELIABILITY

We believe it is necessary to guarantee the highest standard of accuracy and reliability of the examinations carried out on biological samples, in order to preserve the health of the patients. At the same time, we also deem necessary to safeguard the health of the operators.

OUR TEAM

Giovanni Bussolati
CEO & Founder

Giovanni Bussolati

Emeritus Professor of Pathology
Member of the Italian Lincei Academy of Science

Benedetta Bussolati
R&D & Founder

Benedetta Bussolati

Associate Professor of Nephrology at the University of Turin

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Nicolò Bussolati
Legal, Commercial & Founder

Nicolò Bussolati

Attorney-at-Law
LLM – PhD

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Giorgia Pansa
Collaborator

Giorgia Pansa

Lawyer

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Michela Gastaldi
Chief Operating Officier

Michela Gastaldi

Chemical Engineer

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Jasna Metovic
Collaborator

Jasna Metovic

Medical Doctor and PhD student in Biomedical Sciences and Oncology

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Paolo Detillo
Laboratory Manager

Paolo De Tillo

Biomedical Laboratory Technician

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Francesca Veneziano
Collaborator

Francesca Veneziani

Biomedical Laboratory Technician

Federica Nascè
Collaborator

Federica Nascè

Marketing Manager Intern at Amazon

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ADVISORY BOARD

Investor

Fabio Bellio

Purchasing & Supply Chain Manager at Ahlstrom Munksjo Italia

Financial Advisor

Sergio Traversa

PharmD, MBA, CEO of Relmada Therapeutics Inc.

Financial Advisor

Enrico Sorisio

Chartered accountant, business and tax consultant

Scientific Advisor

Anna Sapino

Professor of Pathology
Scientific Director, IRCC Candiolo Institute of Oncology

Scientific Advisor

Manfred Dietel

Professor of Pathology
Director of Institute of Pathology, University Hospital Charitè, Berlin

Scientific Advisor

Giorgio Stanta

Professor of Pathology at the University of Trieste

OUR COLLABORATIONS

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Collaboration with A.O.U. Città della Salute e della Scienza in Turin, for the “Glyoxal in Endoscopy” project.

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Collaboration with the Zooprophylactic Institute in Turin for GAF’s use in the veterinary sector, especially concerning neurological pathology.

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Collaboration with the Polytechnic of Turin and the University of Turin for use of acid-free glyoxal as a fixative for valve and vascular prostheses.

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Collaboration with the Italian Space Agency (ASI) for research and technological demonstrations on the International Space Station – VUS3: ISS4EXPLORATION.

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Collaboration with the Dental School of University of Turin to develop innovative compounds capable to replace the use of Formaldehyde in Dentistry, particularly as disinfectant material during pulpotomy.

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Collaboration with University of Turin to improve research activity on the fixation of pathological tissues.

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Collaboration with University of Padova for GAF’s use as fixative in the veterinary sector.

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Collaboration with the Montefiore Medical Center of New York, the University Hospital for Albert Einstein College of Medicine, for GAF’s use as fixative solution for kidney core biopsies.

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Collaboration with Candiolo Cancer Institute – IRCCS for the Immuno K-ELISA project and the study on the AD FORMALIN’s use.

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Our company has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme under Grant Agreement No 8157692.

Our company has received funding from the Piedmont Region, in the context of regional operational program “Investimenti a favore della crescita e l’occupazione – FESR 2014/2020.