Bioinformatician / Honorary Senior Lecturer

Dr Massimo Mangino

+44 (0) 207 188 6743

Massimo received his Ph.D. in Medical Genetics from La Sapienza University in Rome, Italy. He is currently head of bioinformatics and Honorary Senior Lecturer at the Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology.

Massimo leads the genetic analysis of various age-related phenotypes, identifying new loci for telomere length variation, cardiovascular and immunological traits. He has published nearly two hundred articles. His publications reflect his research interests in the genetic basis of cardiovascular diseases and role of biological ageing in humans.

Research Group

  1. Dr Paraskevi Christofidou (Postdoc)
  2. Olatz Mompeo Masachs (PhD student)