Paolo Soffientini obtained his degree in Plant, Food and Environmental Biotechnology at the University of Milan in 2001. He worked in Microbiology, Biochemistry and Protein trafficking (CNR, Milan) and Cancer Immunoterapy (INT, Milan and UCSD, CA) before joining IFOM Proteomics/MS TDU in 2006. He is author of scientific publications and wrote the book “Cent’anni da Leoni,manuale per vivere a lungo senza rinunce” (Mondadori 2018)”. As musician, he published 7 albums. He is a scientific communicator and in 2017 developed the project "Prote_In Music" that combined science and music.