Laura Anfossi received the M.S. degree in Chemistry with full marks and honors and the Ph.D. degree in Biochemical Sciences at University of Torino in 1997 and 2001, respectively. Since 2005 she is Associate Professor at the Bioanalytical laboratory of the Department of Chemistry (University of Torino). She has published more than 80 papers in peer-reviewed international journals, 3 book chapters and 1 international patent. She is member of the editorial board of the journals Toxins and Food and Agricultural Immunology. She has been responsible for joint projects with companies that brought to the market several immunodiagnostic kits. Her main research interest is the development of innovative immunodiagnostic methods in different formats and exploiting disparate technologies.