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Vincenzo Stanghellini

Full Professor

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences

Academic discipline: MED/09 Internal Medicine


Keywords: neuroimmunology chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction gtenetics functional digestive diseases functional digestive diseases neuroimmunology genetics intestinal pseudo-obstruction allergies intestinal microbiota fecal transplantation

His main research interests are represented by the pathophysiology of functional disorders of the GI tract (with specific emphasis on GI motility, gastric secretion, gut microbiota, mucosal barrier functions and the relative control mechanisms), as well as diagnosis and treatment of functional digestive syndromes including dyspepsia, irritable bowel syndrome, chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction, etc. Food and non-food allergies. A specific interest regards the interplay among microbiota, nutirnts, gut mucosa and relative immune system. A program on fecal transplantation is being developed.