Francesca Giunchi is a genito-urinary pathologist at the S.Orsola-Malpighi teaching hospital of the University of Bologna, Italy. She received her M.D. and completed her residency in pathology at the University of Bologna, Italy. Since 2009 she has been involved in many scientific projects on prostate cancer, focusing particularly on atrophic lesions and the histological differentiation between indolent and aggressive prostate cancer. She has been collaborating with Dr. Fiorentino in histopathological reviews of many different prostate cancer cohorts from the U.S and Sweden.