Giulia Gallerani, PhD, is a researcher of the Bioscience Laboratory at the Istituto Scientifico Romagnolo per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori (I.R.S.T.). She pursues investigations of circulating tumor cells in oesophageal cancer by single-cell approaches. Giulia is a member of Italian Cancer Society and EACR (European Association for Cancer Research), her master’s thesis was awarded by the Italian Society of Cytometry. She was one of the creators of the scientific-crowdfunding campaign “TRACe” whose purpose was to raise funds for research on circulating tumor cells. TRACe was the first Italian crowdfunding campaign from a research institute for oncology research.