Iob Luciano

Luciano Iob | Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie Role Veterinarian
Department SCT3 – Padova and Rovigo. Diagnostics in animal health
Phone +39 049 8084155

Professional profile

Luciano Iob is the head of the IZSVe’s peripheral diagnostic laboratory of Padua. He has a degree in Veterinary medicine and a specialized in Veterinary law and legislation.

He is currently working at the diagnostics of animal pathology (pathology, bacteriology, serology). In the past, he has also worked to food microbiology, TSE, animal mycoplasmosis, bovine tuberculosis, mastitis.

His research activities relate to cell mediated immunology and health aspects of waste treatment.


  • Catania Salvatore, Bilato Dania, Gobbo Federica, Granato Anna, Terregino Calogero, Iob Luciano, Nicholas Robin A. J.: Treatment of Eggshell Abnormalities and Reduced Egg Production Caused by Mycoplasma synoviae Infection Avian Diseases 06/2010 54(2):961-4
  • Catania S., Gobbo F., Bilato D., Fincato A., Battanolli G, Iob L.: Isolation of Mycoplasma iowae in commercial turkey flocks. The Veterinary record 01/2012
  • Gosney Faye, Corrò Michela, Iob Luciano, McAuliffe Laura, Nicholas Robin A J: Variable number tandem repeat (VNTR) typing of strains of Mycoplasma mycoides subspecies mycoides small colony isolated from the north-eastern regions of Italy between 1990 and 1993 Veterinary Microbiology. 01/2011; 147(1-2):220-2
  • Gerardi Gabriele, Bernardini Daniele, Elia Carla Azzurra, Ferrari Vanni, Iob Luciano, Segato Severino: Use of serum amyloid A and milk amyloid A in the diagnosis of subclinical mastitis in dairy cows. Journal of Dairy Research 08/2009; 76(4):411-7