- Category : 1928-births
- Type : MGP
- Profile : 2/4 - Hermit / Opportunist
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Explanation 4
Italian pharmacologist who founded the Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research in 1961 of which he became the first director. Over the years, the staff at the institute grew to include approximately 850 researchers at four different locations: Milan, Bergamo, Ranica and Santa Maria Imbaro.
From 1965 to 1968 he chaired the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC). He is a member of the "Group 2003", a group of Italian researchers held in high esteem in the global pharmaceutical industry.
Garattini is the author of hundreds of publications in international journals and author of several treatises on pharmacology.