Alberto Piperno

About me

Name: Alberto

Surname: Piperno

Academic title: Professor of Genetics

Charge: Medical Genetics Unit and Centre for Rare Diseases

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Which is your area of expertise for the "Disease/group of diseases"?

  • Prevention and genetic counseling
  • Diagnostics
  • Treatment and care

Specify your expertise for the "Disease/group of diseases" (eg SCT, Molecular diagnosis):

Molecular genetic analyses, Clinical management: diagnosis and therapeutics


Acquired idiopathic sideroblastic anemia , Rare anemia , Sideroblastic anemia , Hemoglobinopathy , Beta-thalassemia and related diseases , Beta-thalassemia , Sickle cell disease and related diseases , Sickle cell anemia , Rare deficiency anemia , Constitutional deficiency anemia , Constitutional anemia due to iron metabolism disorder , Constitutional dyserythropoietic anemia , Congenital dyserythropoietic anemia , Congenital dyserythropoietic anemia type I , Congenital dyserythropoietic anemia type II , Rare hereditary hemochromatosis , HFE related hereditary hemochromatosis , Symptomatic form of hemochromatosis type 1 (OMIM 235200) , Hemochromatosis due to rare mutations in HFE (OMIM 235200) , Non-HFE related hereditary hemochromatosis , Hemochromatosis type 2(OMIM 602390, 613313) , Hemochromatosis type 2A (OMIM 602390) , Hemochromatosis type 2B (OMIM 613313) , Hemochromatosis type 3 (OMIM 604250) , Hemochromatosis type 4B (OMIM 606069) , Ferroportin Disease , Hemochromatosis type 4A (OMIM 606069)

Which is your patient age coverage?

  • Adults

Member Representative

Subnetwork representative:

  • HH-Iron

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Name english: S. Gerardo Hospital - Monza

Name original: Ospedale S. Gerardo di Monza

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Name english: S. Gerardo Hospital - Monza

Name original: Ospedale S. Gerardo di Monza


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