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DIANUT-RG.

DIANUT-GR research group focuses its research on epidemiological, clinical and physiological aspects of pediatric diabetology, nutrition and metabolic or cardiovascular risk factors. DIANUT-GR has ongoing research projects concerning epidemiology and prediction of diabetes, obesity, dislipidemia and their co-morbidities as well as projects on the role of oxidative stress and microbiome products on obesity co-morbidities and projects concerning genetics and epigenetics of obesity, diabetes, and its complications. DIANUT-RG also conducts trials of treatment or prevention of its diseases of interest.
Claudio Maffeis
Full Professor (Department Surgery, Dentistry, Paediatrics and Gynaecology)
Marco Marigliano
Laboratory technician (Department Surgery, Dentistry, Paediatrics and Gynaecology)
Massimiliano Corradi
Technical-administrative staff (Department Surgery, Dentistry, Paediatrics and Gynaecology)
Anita Morandi
Laboratory technician (Department Surgery, Dentistry, Paediatrics and Gynaecology)
Elena Fornari
Laboratory technician (Department Surgery, Dentistry, Paediatrics and Gynaecology)
Chiara Zusi
Research Scholarship Holders
Topic Research area
Diabetology Endocrinology
Pediatric nutrition Metabolism, biological basis of metabolism related disorders
Obesity Endocrinology

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