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  • How can laboratory help clinicians? The "high-sensitivity" troponin paradigm

       About presenter

    Mauro Panteghini is full Professor of Clinical Biochemistry and Clinical Molecular Biology at University of Milano Medical School. His institutional positions are Director of the Chair of Clinical Biochemistry and Clinical Molecular Biology at the Medical School of the University of Milan, Italy. Director of the Department of Laboratory Medicine and director of Clinical Pathology Unit of the “Luigi Sacco” University Hospital in Milan, Italy. Director of the Research Centre for Metrological Traceability in Laboratory Medicine (CIRME) of the University of Milan. Prof. Panteghini has served in a number of international and national scientific activities in the field of Laboratory Medicine. He is currently Past-President of the European Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (EFLM). He has published more than 480 manuscripts (h-index: 46) and more than 440 abstracts. He presented over 130 invited lectures during international and national congresses.

    • Newer biomarkers and multimarker approach in Heart failure


      About presenter

      Antoni Bayes-Genis is Head of the Heart Institute at Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol in Badalona (Barcelona, Spain), director of the ICREC (Heart Failure and Cardiac Regeneration) Research Program, and Full Professor at Autonomous University of Barcelona. He is interested in precision medicine using novel biomarkers for diagnosis and prognosis in heart failure and sudden death.