Antonio Michele Stanca is confirmed dead at the age of 77.
Antonio was best known as a Italian geneticist.
Death was likely due to COVID-19.
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Antonio Michele Stanca
Born(1942-05-22)May 22, 1942
Soleto, Apulia, Italy
DiedMarch 19, 2020(2020-03-19) (aged 77)
Cause of deathCOVID-19
Alma materUniversity of Bari
Scientific career
Fieldsgenetics - plants[1]
InstitutionsUniversity of Milan
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
Institut national agronomique de Tunisie [fr]
University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Antonio Michele Stanca (22 May 1942–19 March 2020) was an Italian geneticist.
He was born in Soleto, Italy. He graduated in University of Bari, majoring agricultural science. He had been a professor at the University of Milan, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore of Piacenza, Institut national agronomique de Tunisie  (INAT) of Tunis, and the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia.
During the 2020 coronavirus pandemic, he died of COVID-19 on 19 March 2020 in Fidenza, aged 77.
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