Dr Michelangelo Mancuso, MD, PhD

Dr Mancuso has 15 years experience of neurology and of treating patients with neurological diseases. He is the Chief of the Cerebrovascular in- and out-patient service at the Neurological Institute of the University of Pisa. He is also the physician expertise of the Laboratory of CSF and molecular analysis, and the head of the Centre of Neurogenetics and expertise for mitochondrial diseases and rare diseases at the same institute. The scientific and research activity of Dr Mancuso has mainly been conducted in hte field of mitochondrial and neurogenetic diseases, including the genetics of stroke. This work has led to more that 150 publications in peer reviewed journals to date.