Liverpool Skylilne

Natural Sciences and Psychology

Dr Matteo Borrini

Dr Matteo Borrini

Publications

Highlighted publications

Magni PA, Voss SC, Testi R, Borrini M, Dadour IR. 2015. A Biological and Procedural Review of Forensically Significant Dermestes Species (Coleoptera: Dermestidae) JOURNAL OF MEDICAL ENTOMOLOGY, 52 :755-769 >DOI >Link

Tofanelli M, Pardini L, Borrini M, Bartoli F, Bacci A, D'Ulivo A, Pitzalis E, Mascherpa MC, Legnaioli S, Lorenzetti G, Pagnotta S, Cavalcanti GDH, Lezzerini M, Palleschi V. 2014. Spectroscopic analysis of bones for forensic studies SPECTROCHIMICA ACTA PART B-ATOMIC SPECTROSCOPY, 99 :70-75 >DOI >Link

Garlaschelli L, Borrini M. 2014. A BPA Approach to the Shroud of Turin: A Preliminary Examination of the Left Forearm to Reconstruct the Cucifixion Practice American Academy of Forensic Sciences 66th Annual Scientific Meeting — Seattle, WA 2014

Borrini M, Scalia Tomba GP. 2014. The Postmortem Fate of Anthropometric Measurements: Taphonomic Alteration of Landmarks in Buried Skeletal Remains American Academy of Forensic Sciences 66th Annual Scientific Meeting — Seattle, WA 2014

Magni PA, Borrini M, Dadour IR. 2013. Human remains found in two wells: a forensic entomology perspective. Forensic Sci Med Pathol, 9 :413-417 >DOI >Link

Magni PA, Pérez-Bañón C, Borrini M, Dadour IR. 2013. Syritta pipiens (Diptera: Syrphidae), a new species associated with human cadavers. Forensic Sci Int, 231 :e19-e23 >DOI >Link

Borrini M. 2013. Forensisch-anthropologische Analyse der perimortalen Verletzungen anhand der Skelettüberreste von Giuliano de’ Medici infolge des Attentats am 26. April 1478 \ L’attentato a Giuliano de’ Medici il 26 aprile 1478. Analisi antropologico-forense della dinamica dei fatti e dell’arma del delitto Wieczorek A, Rosendahl G, Lippi D. Die Medici. Menschen, Macht und Leidenschaft

Borrini M, Mariani PP, Rosati G. 2012. Virtual autopsy of two Egyptian mummies from the florentine collection: A preliminary anthropological analysis Journal of Biological Research (Italy), 85 :183-185 >DOI

Borrini M, Lusa V. 2012. La prova occulta. L'indagine forense sub suolo alla luce della procedura penale Lo Scarabeo (Milano). Milano 9788884781291

Borrini M. 2011. Forensic Anthropology: a typical Italian case report to understand possible future developments. Archivio Per l'antropologia e la Etnologia, CXLI :117-126

Borrini M. 2011. Il Vampiro in obitorio Polidoro M. La scienza dei mostri. Un'indagine scientifica sulle creature dell'incubo :38-49 9788895276151

Nuzzolese E, Borrini M. 2010. Forensic approach to an archaeological casework of "vampire" skeletal remains in Venice: odontological and anthropological prospectus. J Forensic Sci, 55 :1634-1637 >DOI >Link

Lusa V, Borrini M. 2008. L'atto criminale. Antropologia e scienze forensi per un'indagine sul male Lo Scarabeo (Milano) 9788884781178

Borrini M. 2007. Archeologia forense. Metodo e tecniche per il recupero dei resti umani: compendio per l'investigazione scientifica 9788884781062

Borrini M, Lippi D. The Pazzi’s Conspiracy: An Investigation of a 500-Year-Old Attempted Coup D’État in Renaissance Florence Proceedings of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, 20 :562

Journal Articles

Valoriani S, Eliopoulos C, Borrini M. 2017. Sharp Force Trauma Death in a Young Individual From Medieval Gloucester AMERICAN JOURNAL OF FORENSIC MEDICINE AND PATHOLOGY, 38 :111-114 >DOI >Link

Eliopoulos C, Murton N, Borrini M. 2015. Sexual Dimorphism of the Fovea Capitis Femoris in a Medieval Population from Gloucester, England Global Journal of Anthropology Research, 2 :9-14 >DOI

Magni PA, Voss SC, Testi R, Borrini M, Dadour IR. 2015. A Biological and Procedural Review of Forensically Significant Dermestes Species (Coleoptera: Dermestidae) JOURNAL OF MEDICAL ENTOMOLOGY, 52 :755-769 >DOI >Link

Tofanelli M, Pardini L, Borrini M, Bartoli F, Bacci A, D'Ulivo A, Pitzalis E, Mascherpa MC, Legnaioli S, Lorenzetti G, Pagnotta S, Cavalcanti GDH, Lezzerini M, Palleschi V. 2014. Spectroscopic analysis of bones for forensic studies SPECTROCHIMICA ACTA PART B-ATOMIC SPECTROSCOPY, 99 :70-75 >DOI >Link

Magni PA, Borrini M, Dadour IR. 2013. Human remains found in two wells: a forensic entomology perspective. Forensic Sci Med Pathol, 9 :413-417 >DOI >Link

Magni PA, Pérez-Bañón C, Borrini M, Dadour IR. 2013. Syritta pipiens (Diptera: Syrphidae), a new species associated with human cadavers. Forensic Sci Int, 231 :e19-e23 >DOI >Link

Borrini M, Mariani PP, Murgia C, Rodriguez C, Tumbarello MV. 2012. Contextual taphonomy: Superficial bone alterations as contextual indicators Journal of Biological Research (Italy), 85 :217-219 >DOI

Borrini M, Solaini P, Golloher MJD. 2012. Preliminary analysis of the pathological and traumatic conditions on skeletal samples from a plague cementery of Venice Journal of Biological Research (Italy), 85 :220-221 >DOI

Franchi N, Bartoli F, Borrini M. 2012. A 2000 Year-old cold case: The violent death of a roman mariner between archaeology and forensic anthropology Journal of Biological Research (Italy), 85 :234-235 >DOI

Borrini M, Giachetti C. 2012. A forensic anthropological analysis of the seventh-century lombard Warrior's Remains Journal of Biological Research (Italy), 85 :222-223 >DOI

Borrini M, Mariani PP, Rosati G. 2012. Virtual autopsy of two Egyptian mummies from the florentine collection: A preliminary anthropological analysis Journal of Biological Research (Italy), 85 :183-185 >DOI

Borrini M, Marchiaro S, Mannucci P. 2012. La lesività delle armi antiche: la frombola a mano Archivio per l'Antropologia e la Etnologia, CXLII

Borrini M, Murgia C, Mariani PP, Riccadonna L, Donati M. 2012. I reperti scheletrici umani dal sito di Santa Maria a Vico (Sant'Omero - TE): un'analisi antropologica Archivio per l'Antropologia e la Etnologia, CXLII

Borrini M, Rodriguez C, Murgia C, Mariani PP, Borrini C . 2012. Studio popolazionistico su base dentaria della popolazione veneziana inumata presso il camposanto dell'isola del Lazzaretto Nuovo: un'analisi preliminare Archivio per l'Antropologia e la Etnologia, CXLII

Borrini M, Donati M, Murgia C, Mariani PP, Riccadonna PP. 2012. La "Signora di Sant'Omero": analisi bioarcheologica con tecniche forensi di una sepoltura alla cappuccina dal sito di Santa Maria a Vico (Sant'Omero - Teramo) Archivio per l'Antropologia e la Etnologia, CXLII

Borrini M, Nuzzolese E. 2012. Authors' Response Journal of Forensic Sciences, 57 :845-848 >DOI

Borrini M. 2011. Forensic Anthropology: a typical Italian case report to understand possible future developments. Archivio Per l'antropologia e la Etnologia, CXLI :117-126

Nuzzolese E, Borrini M. 2010. Forensic approach to an archaeological casework of "vampire" skeletal remains in Venice: odontological and anthropological prospectus. J Forensic Sci, 55 :1634-1637 >DOI >Link

Borrini M. 2003. I sentieri della memoria - una possibile interpretazione delle emergenze archeologiche nell'area delle Cinque Terre. Archeologia, 6/7 :9-11

Borrini M. 2002. Come si conservava il pianto? Archeologia, 4/5

Borrini M. 2001. Principi d'Etruria. Riflessioni sull'Orientalizzante etrusco Archeologia, 5/6 :6-7

Martin S, Eliopoulos C, Borrini M. Metric Methods of Skeletal Sex Determination using the Arm Bones Global Journal of Anthropology Research, :41-49

Borrini M, Solaini P, Golloher M. Preliminary Analysis of the Pathological and Traumatic Conditions on Skeletal Samples from a Plague Cemetery of Venice. In: Atti del XIX Congresso dell'Associazione ANtropologica Italiana. Journal Of Biological Research, vol. Vol. LXXXIV, p. 220-221, Soveria Mannelli:Rubbettino, ISSN: 1826-8838, Torino, 21-23 settembre 2011 Journal of Biological Research, LXXXIV :220-221

Borrini MATTEO, Mariani PP, Murgia C, Rodriguez C, Tumbarello MV, Borrini M. Contextual Taphonomy: Superficial Bone Alterations as Contextual Indicators. In: Atti del XIX Congresso Associazione Antropologica Italiana. Journal of Biological Research, LXXXIV :217-219

Conference Publication (journal proceedings)

Anastopoulou I, Karakostis FA, Borrini M, Moraitis K. 2017. A Statistical Method for Reassociating Human Tali and Calcanei from a Commingled Context Journal of Forensic Sciences, >DOI

Canty E, Eliopoulos C, Borrini M. 2016. The preauricular sulcus and its link to sex and parturition: a test on a British Medieval collection AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 85th Annual Meeting of the American-Association-of-Physical-Anthropologists 159 :108-108 >Link

Zorba E, Borrini M, Moraitis K. 2016. Reassessing the Dental Features of Lamendin’s Age-Estimation Method

Di Nunzio C, Aquila I, Boca S, Ausania F, Saliva M, Borrini M, Ricci P. 2015. The Forensic Science Investigations in Recent Cases of Victim’s Cannibalism: Reality or Fiction? A Case of Matricide and Review of Literature

Garlaschelli L, Borrini M. 2015. A Bloodstain Pattern Analysis (BPA) Approach to the Shroud of Turin: A Step Forward 67th Annual Scientific Meeting :630-630

Borrini M. Do You Do Voodoo? Zombies, Ritual Crime, and Forensic Investigations American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) 69th Annual Scientific Meeting. 2017., 23 :1332-1332

Volpini L, Garofano L, Borrini M. Youth Satanism and Forensic Investigation: The Case of the “Beasts of Satan” in Italy American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) 69th Annual Scientific Meeting. 2017., 23 :1157-1157

Magni PA, Massaro L, Borrini M, Morton, B, Chaplin, J, Dadour, I. The Things You Find When Fishing: The Forensic Investigation of a Human Skull From the Sea American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) 69th Annual Scientific Meeting. 2017., 23 :929-929

Raponi S, Trapella P, Massaro L, Borrini M. Carotid Sinus Hypersensitivity, Psychogenic and Vasovagal Syncope, and Homicide: The Importance of Negative Results of Biologic Evidence in Court American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) 69th Annual Scientific Meeting. 2017., 23 :796-797

Massaro L, Trapella P, Borrini M. Death Scene Investigation: Limitations and Potentials of a LogicalInvestigative Process American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) 69th Annual Scientific Meeting. 2017., 23 :719-719

canty S, Eliopoulos , Borrini M. A Grading System to Assess the Sex and Parity Status for the Preauricular Sulcus: A Step Forward American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) 69th Annual Scientific Meeting. 2017., :129-129

Davenport CAL, ohman JC, Borrini M. Changing Impact Angles: The Mechanics Involved in Blunt Force Cranial Trauma and Their Importance in Investigating Curb-Stomping Cases American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) 69th Annual Scientific Meeting. 2017., :115-116

Baldoni M, Borrini M. Musculoskeletal Stress Markers as Evidence of Manual Labor: The Allumiere Cemetery Case American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) 69th Annual Scientific Meeting. 2017., 23 :70-71

Borrini M, Marchiaro S. The Italian Killer of JFK: History and Evolution of Carcano Model 1891-An Italian Bolt-Action Military Rifle. Proceedings of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, Academy of Forensic Sciences - 64rd Annual Scientific Meeting 19 :202

Borrini M, Lippi D. The Pazzi’s Conspiracy: An Investigation of a 500-Year-Old Attempted Coup D’État in Renaissance Florence Proceedings of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, 20 :562

Films

2015. Vampire Legend

2015. England's Vampires

2010. Vampire forensics

Posters

Garlaschelli L, Borrini M. 2014. A BPA Approach to the Shroud of Turin: A Preliminary Examination of the Left Forearm to Reconstruct the Cucifixion Practice American Academy of Forensic Sciences 66th Annual Scientific Meeting — Seattle, WA 2014

Borrini M, Scalia Tomba GP. 2014. The Postmortem Fate of Anthropometric Measurements: Taphonomic Alteration of Landmarks in Buried Skeletal Remains American Academy of Forensic Sciences 66th Annual Scientific Meeting — Seattle, WA 2014

Borrini M. 2013. The Chaotic Numerology of Anthropometry: A Proposal for a Univocal Numeric Codification of Bone Measurements American Academy of Forensic Sciences -64rd Annual Scientific Meeting

Chapters

Borrini M. 2013. Forensisch-anthropologische Analyse der perimortalen Verletzungen anhand der Skelettüberreste von Giuliano de’ Medici infolge des Attentats am 26. April 1478 \ L’attentato a Giuliano de’ Medici il 26 aprile 1478. Analisi antropologico-forense della dinamica dei fatti e dell’arma del delitto Wieczorek A, Rosendahl G, Lippi D. Die Medici. Menschen, Macht und Leidenschaft

Borrini M. 2011. Il Vampiro in obitorio Polidoro M. La scienza dei mostri. Un'indagine scientifica sulle creature dell'incubo :38-49 9788895276151

Borrini M. 2004. Un'analisi antropologica preliminare sui resti scheletrici. Venezia Isola del Lazzaretto Nuovo. :157-158 Archeoclub d'Italia - sede di Venezia. Venezia

Borrini M. 2004. Campo di ricerca junior 2001: il pozzo del Priore. Venezia Isola del Lazzaretto Nuovo. :155-157 Archeoclub d'Italia - sede di Venezia. Venezia

Books

Borrini M, Lusa V. 2012. La prova occulta. L'indagine forense sub suolo alla luce della procedura penale Lo Scarabeo (Milano). Milano 9788884781291

Lusa V, Borrini M. 2008. L'atto criminale. Antropologia e scienze forensi per un'indagine sul male Lo Scarabeo (Milano) 9788884781178

Borrini M. 2007. Archeologia forense. Metodo e tecniche per il recupero dei resti umani: compendio per l'investigazione scientifica 9788884781062

Borrini M. Archeologia forense. Metodo e tecnica per il recupero dei resti umani: compendio per l'investigazione scientifica 9788884781062

Engagement & Impact

Highlighted activities

Award:

Award title: honorary member Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Commonwealth-Italian Joint Committee

External collaboration:

Institution: Papyrological Institute “Vitelli” – University of Florence, Collaborator: Director of the Antinoupolis Human Bodies Investigation (An.Hu.B.I.) Project

Media Coverage:

Links #1: http://www.video.mediaset.it/video/quarto_grado/full/puntata-dell-1-aprile_606626.html, Media coverage: Quarto Grado - Italian TV magazine, National Television Rete4 1st April 2016 interview as forensic expert on crime scene investigation and human identification

Links #2: https://www.facebook.com/DerrenBrown/posts/10153741961166983, Links #1: http://www.iconfilms.co.uk/productions/recent-productions/vampires/vampire-legend.html, Links #3: https://twitter.com/derrenbrown/status/659671165028409344, Media coverage: documentary Vampire Legend premiere 27th October 2015 PBS (US Television)

Links #2: https://twitter.com/derrenbrown/status/659671165028409344, Links #1: https://vimeo.com/143018161, Links #3: https://www.facebook.com/DerrenBrown/posts/10153741961166983, Media coverage: Documentary England’s Vampires premier on More4 on Halloween – 31st October 2015

Links #2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c-8IECOEqjs, Links #1: http://natgeotv.com/uk/vampire-forensics, Media coverage: Scientific consultant for the project "Science of Vampire" National Geographic Television & Film

Membership of professional bodies:

Expert witness on Forensic Anthropology and Archaeology for Italian State Prosecutor Office, registered at Criminal Court of La Spezia (Italy)

Professional activities

Award:

Award title: honorary member Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Commonwealth-Italian Joint Committee

External collaboration:

Institution: Papyrological Institute “Vitelli” – University of Florence, Collaborator: Director of the Antinoupolis Human Bodies Investigation (An.Hu.B.I.) Project

Fellowships:

Fellowship title: Fellow American Academy of Forensic Sciences - Physical Anthropology Section, Organisation: American Academy of Forensic Sciences

Media Coverage:

Links #1: http://www.video.mediaset.it/video/quarto_grado/full/puntata-dell-1-aprile_606626.html, Media coverage: Quarto Grado - Italian TV magazine, National Television Rete4 1st April 2016 interview as forensic expert on crime scene investigation and human identification

Links #2: https://www.facebook.com/DerrenBrown/posts/10153741961166983, Links #1: http://www.iconfilms.co.uk/productions/recent-productions/vampires/vampire-legend.html, Links #3: https://twitter.com/derrenbrown/status/659671165028409344, Media coverage: documentary Vampire Legend premiere 27th October 2015 PBS (US Television)

Links #2: https://twitter.com/derrenbrown/status/659671165028409344, Links #1: https://vimeo.com/143018161, Links #3: https://www.facebook.com/DerrenBrown/posts/10153741961166983, Media coverage: Documentary England’s Vampires premier on More4 on Halloween – 31st October 2015

Links #2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c-8IECOEqjs, Links #1: http://natgeotv.com/uk/vampire-forensics, Media coverage: Scientific consultant for the project "Science of Vampire" National Geographic Television & Film

Membership of professional bodies:

Expert witness on Forensic Anthropology and Archaeology for Italian State Prosecutor Office, registered at Criminal Court of La Spezia (Italy)

Research Grants Awarded:

Expeditions Council of the National Geographic Society, Vampire Forensics, Grant value (£): 4,899, Duration of research project: 1 year