Research Interest

  • Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) and Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)
  • Gut-liver axis
  • Clinical trial on chronic liver disease
  • Genetics of liver disease and pharmacogenomics
  • Clinical and genetic epidemiology
  • Observational studies on chronic liver disease (natural history and epidemiology)
  • Drug-induced liver disease and post-marketing surveillance of hepatic ADR
  • Liver cirrhosis (metabolic and viral) and its complications
  • HCC (hepatocellular carcinoma)
  • Quantitative Liver Function Tests for microsomial and mitochondrial function.
  • 13C-Breath testing for liver disease
  • Non-invasive biomarkers of fibrosis
  • Molecular biology


Miele, Luca

Associate Professor


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  • DEPARTMENTConsultant Internist and Hepatologist Clinical Division of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Liver