Research Line

Diagnostic and therapeutic innovation in central and peripheral nervous system diseases /

Anterior and posterior segment pathologies
The research team is involved in numerous national and international multicenter clinical trials involving patients with age-related macular degeneration (wet and dry), diabetic retinopathy, high myopia, retinal venous occlusions, retinopathy of the premature, uveitis and dry eye, neuro-ophthalmologic pathologies, keratoconus, and glaucoma.

Systemic pathologies with ocular involvement
The research team is engaged in clinical trials involving patients with cortical dementia (posterior brain atrophy), genetic diseases (Williams-Beuren syndrome, familial cerebral angiomatosis, thalassemia, Ehlers-Danlos), Basedow's disease

  • Optical coherence tomography and angiographic optical coherence tomography with spectral domain technology
  • Digital wide-angle RETCAM system for fundus oculi photography in the premature
  • Ultra wide field fundus camera
  • ASST Fatebenefratelli Sacco, Milan
  • Azienda Ospedaliero-UniversitariaMaggiore della Carità, Novara
  • Fondazione Policlinico Tor Vergata, Rome

1 associate professor, 13 ophthalmologists, 2 study coordinators