Prof. Benedetta Bussolati obtained her medical degree at the University of Torino (Italy) and her PhD on Physiopathology of the Renal Insufficiency at the University of Parma (Italy). She currently holds the position of Associate Professor of Nephrology at the University of Torino and director of a Research group at the Molecular Biotechnology Centre. Dr. Bussolati has extensive experience in studies of stem cell biology and regenerative medicine that include characterization of various stem cell types and their potential use for tissue regeneration. She is actually focusing on the role extracellular vesicles as therapeutic tools for modulating tissue regeneration, angiogenesis and tumor vasculogenesis. She is founder and president of the Italian Society of Extracellular Vesicles (EVIta).