Genetics & Heredity

Cristina Bombieri
Associate Professor
Antonella Sangalli
Assistant Professor
Elisabetta Trabetti
Associate Professor
Alberto Turco
Associate Professor
Research interests
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.
Medical and Molecular Genetics. Genetic counseling. Alberto Turco
Genetic counseling for families and patients with mendelian disorders, birth defects, chromosomal abnormalities, genetic infertility, and families at high risk for development of breast and ovarian cancers.
Genetics of complex diseases 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 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.


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