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.
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 …