Center for Neuromuscular Diseases, Unit of Neurology, ASST “Spedali Civili”

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  00390303995632  |     asst-spedalicivili.it  |    massimiliano.filosto@unibs.it

The Center for Neuromuscular Diseases of ASST Spedali Civili in Brescia carries out clinical and research activities in the field of muscular diseases, peripheral neuropathies and motor neuron diseases.

At the ASST Spedali Civili, many tests such as muscle and skin biopsy and related examinations, neurophysiological and neuroimaging studies and genetic studies including NGS are available for diagnostic and research purposes.

The Center is actively involved in national and international studies and clinical trials as well as in several Disease Registries.

Board representation

Dr Massimiliano Filosto

  massimiliano.filosto@unibs.it  |    00390303995632

Dr Massimiliano Filosto graduated in Medicine and Surgery with honors at University of Catania in 1993. He specialized in Neurology with honors at University of Verona in 1999. In 2003, he obtained his Ph.D. in Neurosciences at University of Verona after a Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (2002-2003) at the Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, USA. To date, Dr. Filosto …

Location

Group membership

Center for Neuromuscular Diseases, Unit of Neurology, ASST “Spedali Civili” participates in the following groups…

Specialised Groups

Muscle diseases
Peripheral Nerve Disease
Motor Neuron Disease
Mitochondrial Diseases

Cross Cutting Specialised Groups

Neuromuscular Imaging
Neurophysiology
Neuropathology
Genetics

Advisory Boards

Research
Education
Center for Neuromuscular Diseases, Unit of Neurology, ASST “Spedali Civili” is registered with the Care and Trial Site Registry

The ERNs are co-funded by the
European Union (Health Programme and CEF)

EU Commission


“EURO-NMD is one of the 24 European Reference Networks (ERNs) approved by the ERN Board of Member States. The ERNs are co-funded by the European Union (Health Programme and CEF).
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