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Structure Department of Medicine
Telephone 0498212178
Qualification Professore ordinario
Scientific sector MED/13 - ENDOCRINOLOGY
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Office hours
Monday from 10:00 to 11:00
(updated on 30/05/2017 09:56)

Proposals for thesis
- Vascular Diseases in the Diabetic Patient
- Diabetic nephropathy
- Risck factors fot cardiovascular diseases and atherosclerosis in patients with diabetes

Curriculum Vitae
Angelo Avogaro, MD, PhD.
Date and place of birth: 21 March 1955, Venice, Italy
Graduation in Medicine, Summa cum Laude in 1980 at University of Padova, Italy.
Full Professor of Endocrinology & Metabolism. University of Padova. Medical School.
Chief of Metabolic Unit University Hospital of Padova. Italy.
Specialization in Endocrinology and Metabolism and Internal Medicine .
PhD in Endocrinology and Metabolism
Former Fellow at Mass-Spectrometry Resource. Washington University School of Medicine. St. Louis. Missouri. USA.
Former Fogarty Fellow in Endocrinology and Metabolism. Washington University School of Medicine. St. Louis. Missouri. USA.
EASD Castelli Pedroli Prize winner 2008.
Editorial Board of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Diabetes Care
Senior Editor Nutrition & Diabetes

Research areas
- The complications of diabetes
- Cardiovascular Diseases in the Diabetic Patient
- Longevity genes and complications of diabetes

Indelicato L, Mariano V, Galasso S, Boscari F, Cipponeri E, Negri C, Frigo A, Avogaro A, Bonora E, Trombetta M, Bruttomesso D. Influence of health locus of control and fear of hypoglycaemia on glycaemic control and treatment satisfaction in people with Type 1 diabetes on insulin pump therapy. Diabet Med. 2017 May;34(5):691-697. doi: 10.1111/dme.13321. Epub 2017 Feb 20.

Rigato M, Monami M, Fadini GP. Autologous Cell Therapy for Peripheral Arterial Disease: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized, Nonrandomized, and Noncontrolled Studies. Circ Res. 2017 Apr 14;120(8):1326-1340. doi: 10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.116.309045. Epub 2017 Jan 17.

Kovatchev B, Cheng P, Anderson SM, Pinsker JE, Boscari F, Buckingham BA, Doyle FJ 3rd, Hood KK, Brown SA, Breton MD, Chernavvsky D, Bevier WC, Bradley PK, Bruttomesso D, Del Favero S, Calore R, Cobelli C, Avogaro A, Ly TT, Shanmugham S, Dassau E, Kollman C, Lum JW, Beck RW. Feasibility of Long-Term Closed-Loop Control: A Multicenter 6-Month Trial of 24/7 Automated Insulin Delivery. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2017 Jan;19(1):18-24. doi: 10.1089/dia.2016.0333. Epub 2016 Dec 16.

Scattolini V, Luni C, Zambon A, Galvanin S, Gagliano O, Ciubotaru CD, Avogaro A, Mammano F, Elvassore N, Fadini GP. Simvastatin Rapidly and Reversibly Inhibits Insulin Secretion in Intact Single-Islet Cultures. Diabetes Ther. 2016 Dec;7(4):679-693. Epub 2016 Nov 9. Erratum in: Diabetes Ther. 2016 Nov 30;: Diabetes Ther. 2017 Feb;8(1):207.

Fadini GP, Rigato M, Cappellari R, Bonora BM, Avogaro A. Long-term Prediction of Cardiovascular Outcomes by Circulating CD34+ and CD34+CD133+ Stem Cells in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2017 Jan;40(1):125-131. doi: 10.2337/dc16-1755. Epub 2016 Nov 4.

Kropff J, DeJong J, Del Favero S, Place J, Messori M, Coestier B, Farret A, Boscari F, Galasso S, Avogaro A, Bruttomesso D, Cobelli C, Renard E, Magni L, DeVries JH; AP@home consortium.. Psychological outcomes of evening and night closed-loop insulin delivery under free living conditions in people with Type 1 diabetes: a 2-month randomized crossover trial. Diabet Med. 2017
Feb;34(2):262-271. doi: 10.1111/dme.13268. Epub 2016 Oct 28.

Di Nisio A, Rocca MS, Fadini GP, De Toni L, Marcuzzo G, Marescotti MC, Sanna M, Plebani M, Vettor R, Avogaro A, Foresta C. The rs2274911 polymorphism I GPRC6A gene is associated with insulin resistance in normal weight and obese subjects. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2017 Feb;86(2):185-191. doi: 10.1111/cen.13248. Epub 2016 Oct 21.

Spolaor F, Sawacha Z, Guarneri G, Del Din S, Avogaro A, Cobelli C. Altered EMG patterns in diabetic neuropathic and not neuropathic patients during step ascending and descending. J Electromyogr Kinesiol. 2016 Dec;31:32-39. doi: 10.1016/j.jelekin.2016.08.007. Epub 2016 Aug 20.

Galasso S, Facchinetti A, Bonora BM, Mariano V, Boscari F, Cipponeri E, Maran A, Avogaro A, Fadini GP, Bruttomesso D. Switching from twice-daily glargine or detemir to once-daily degludec improves glucose control in type 1 diabetes. An observational study. Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis. 2016 Dec;26(12):1112-1119. doi:10.1016/j.numecd.2016.08.002. Epub 2016 Aug 6.

Bonora BM, Fadini GP. Subclinical Hypothyroidism and Metabolic Syndrome: A Common Association by Chance or a Cardiovascular Risk Driver? Metab Syndr Relat Disord. 2016 Oct;14(8):378-380. Epub 2016 Aug 23.

List of taught course units in A.Y. 2019/20
Degree course code (?) Degree course track Course unit code Course unit name Credits Year Period Lang. Teacher in charge
»   MEP5071219 4 4th Year (2019/20) First
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