Scientific activity

The main collaborations current for hereditary retinal dystrophy are with the eye clinics of the following hospitals: Ospedale Sacco (Milan), Ospedale San Paolo (Milan), Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico (Milan), Policlinico Universitario Agostino Gemelli (Rome), IRCCS Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesù.The main collaboration for non-syndromic Mendelian genetic obesity is with the Medical Dietetics Unit of the hospital Policlinico Santa Maria alle Scotte di Siena. Those for diseases of the lymphatic system and vascular malformations are with Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Senese, “Stefan Belov” Centre of Vascular Malformations at the Humanitas Mater Domini hospital in Castellanza (Varese) and the Vascular Rehabilitation Day Hospital at Ospedale San Giovanni Battista in Rome (managed by the Italian Association of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta).


The members of the MAGI group have collaborations with IRCCS Casa sollievo della sofferenza, IRCCS Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesù, IRCCS Fondazione Bietti, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, University of Perugia, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan, and CEINGE in Naples.


An international collaboration is active with the National Eye Institute, National Institute of Health (NIH) Bethesda, Washington (USA).