Loredana is a biologist with a strong background in biochemistry. She received her degree in Biology and a PhD in Industrial Biotechnology at the University of Naples, Federico II.
She has been working as a scientist in the biopharmaceutical industry since 2004, developing upstream and downstream processes for viral vector productions.
Currently, she is the Head of Manufacturing at Reithera’s GMP Facility. She has extensive experience in manufacturing operations conducted in compliance with Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP).
She leads the production team devoted to the development and manufacturing of investigational viral vaccines for Phase I and Phase II clinical trials.
Due to the recent Ebola outbreak, Loredana has been responsible for the manufacturing of the Ebola vaccine currently employed in clinical trials in Africa and in Europe.