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Biography of Maurizia BRUNETTO

Maurizia R. Brunetto is Adjunct Professor of Internal Medicine at Pisa University and Director of the Liver Unit and Laboratory of Molecular Genetics and Pathology of Hepatitis Viruses of Pisa University Hospital.  Her research activity has been focused on the study of the pathogenetic implications of hepatitis virus infection, on the analysis of factors influencing the progression of chronic hepatitis to cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma and on the treatment optimization. She did seminal work in the clinic-pathologic characterization of the HBeAg negative chronic hepatitis B with the identification of Pre-core mutant.

Google Scholar: Citations 14968,h-Index 58


PHC's participations

12th PHC – 2019

Tuesday, January 15th 2019

When and how to use quantitative HBsAg? -

Treatment of delta hepatitis: what's new?

LUNCH WORKSHOPS AND SPECIAL LUNCH SYMPOSIUM - 4-Hepatitis E: what is the real issue?: Room 251 -

1st PHC – 2004

Saturday, September 11th 2004

Treatment of HBeAg-Negative Chronic Hepatitis B with Conventional or Pegylated Interferon (chairman)

3rd PHC – 2009

Tuesday, January 20th 2009

New endpoints. Back to the future with Australia Antigen ? -

4th PHC – 2011

Tuesday, January 18th 2011

HBsAg: cvirologic significance

Interactive luncheons: regional management issues - Room 1 -

7th PHC – 2014

Monday, January 13th 2014

Interactive luncheons - Room 3 (chairman)

Tuesday, January 14th 2014

HBsAg quantitation : useful for staging the liver disease? -