Genetics & Heredity

Cristina Bombieri
Associate Professor
Maria Macarena Gomez
Assistant Professor
Giovanni Malerba
Full Professor
Monica Mottes
Full Professor
Antonella Sangalli
Assistant Professor
Elisabetta Trabetti
Associate Professor
Alberto Turco
Associate Professor
Topic People Description
Genetic counseling. Alberto Turco
Genetic counseling in simple and multifactorial mendelian transmission diseases. Oncological genetic counseling in families at risk for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.
Genetics of complex diseases Giovanni Malerba
Elisabetta Trabetti
Genetic susceptibility to complex diseases, by candidate gene, genome-wide and differential gene expression analyses, also by means of NGS techniques
Genetics of Cystic Fibrosis and of Respiratory Diseases Cristina Bombieri
Investigation on genetic factors involved in development, progression and/or severity of Cystic Fibrosis and related disorders, Asthma, Baker Occupational Asthma, Bronchiectasis, COPD, Rhinitis.
Molecular and medical genetics Maria Macarena Gomez
Association of genetic variants to the predisposition to complex diseases;disease biomarkers, functional studies of gene expression.
Molecular Medical Genetics Maria Macarena Gomez
ssociazione di varianti geniche alla predisposizione a malattie complesse; espressione genica e di microRNAs come biomarcatori di malattia, studi funzionali di regioni regolatrici della espressione genica.
Molecular genetics Antonella Sangalli
Linkage and association studies in simple Mendelian and complex genetic diseases. Identification of mutations in simple genetic diseases. Studies of genetic predisposition to skin melanoma. Analysis of gene expression.
Human molecular genetics Monica Mottes
Genetic basis of inherited connective tissue disorders, especially Osteogenesis Imperfecta


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