Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Antonio Cervadoro

Antonio Cervadoro, M.S.

Antonio Cervadoro, M.S.

Antonio Cervadoro, M.S.

Research Fellow
The Methodist Hospital Research Institute

E-mail: acervadoro@houstonmethodist.org
Phone: 713-441-7447
Fax: 713-790-3033


Education

B.S.   Automatic Systems, Sapienza  University of Rome, Italy
M.S.   System Engineering, Sapienza  University of Rome, Italy
Ph.D.   Student, Biomedical Engineering, Politecnico di Torino,Italy
 

 

Biography

Antonio Cervadoro received his Master Degree from “Sapienza” University of Rome, Italy in 2010. In the same year he started his research project at University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston for the department of Nano-medicine and Biomedical Engineering. He joined The Methodist Hospital Research Institute in October of 2010 as a Research Fellow, where he is developing his research experience in biomedical engineering.

Description of Research

  • Thermal ablation of solid cancer by means of Radio-Frequencies and nano-particles.
  • Application of alternate magnetic field as a possible mechanism of heating nanopaticles.

Major Areas of Research

Superparamagnetic nanoparticles; thermal ablation therapy.