General & Internal

Luca Giuseppe Dalle Carbonare
Associate Professor
Domenico Girelli
Full Professor
Oliviero Olivieri
Teaching Assistant
Francesca Pizzolo
Associate Professor
Research interests
Topic People Description
Cardiovascular Genomics Domenico Girelli
Prof. Girelli is involved in several international research consortia aimed to dissect the genetic causes of cardiovascular disorders.
Secondary Hypertension Oliviero Olivieri
Francesca Pizzolo
Clinical and experimental aspects of arterial hypertension. - Renovascular hypertension: markers of reenal damage, disease prognosis, causes of poor outcome of endovascular treatment - Primary aldosteronism: clinical and experimental aspects, diagnostic tools - Momogenic forms of arterial hypertension, particularly apparent mineralocorticoid excess (AME), Glucocorticoid Remediable Aldosteronism (GRA) - Urinary proteomic and urinary exosomes in arterial hypertension
Disorders of Iron Metabolism Domenico Girelli
Prof. Girelli is involved in research on the role of hepcidin in human disorders and on the genetic causes of anemia and/or iron overload.
Metabolic and degenerative bone diseases Luca Giuseppe Dalle Carbonare
Metabolic and degenerative diseases involving the skeleton are diagnosed and treated, including rare diseases. Specific clinical and basic biology research projects are performed.


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