Prof. Roberto Manfredi

University of Bologna, Italy

Associate Professor



1988  M.D., University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy

Publications (Selected)

  1. S. Sabbatani,R. Manfredi Overwhelming diffuse psoriasis during chronic HCV infection, after peginterferon-ribavirin treatment, supported by frequent resort to filgrastim rescue Brazilian Journal ofInfectious Diseases2010; 14:327
  2. R. Manfredi Hyperinflation of quoted co-authors in observational and clinical studies, intercohort and pooled analyses, in the field of HIV disease. An increasing worrying phenomenon for its clinical consequences and the degeneration of the role of authorship Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes 2011; 56:e56-e58
  3. L. Calza, L. Mosca,D. Pocaterra, B. Piergentili,V. Colangeli,R. Manfredi, A. Erario, G. Grossi,G. Verucchi,P. Viale Assessing the impact of hepatitis C virus coinfection on lopinavir/ritonavir trough concentrations in HIV-infected patients European Journal ofClinical Pharmacology 2011; 67:143-149
  4. L. Calza, G. Masetti, B. Piergentili, F. Trapani, A. Cascavilla,R. Manfredi, V. Colangeli,P. Viale Prevalence of diabetes mellitus, hyperinsulinaemia and metabolic syndrome among 755 adult patients wih HIV-1 infection International Journal of STD andAIDS 2011; 22:43-45
  5. L. Calza, F. Trapani,S. Tedeschi, B. Piergentili,R. Manfredi, V. Colangeli,P. Viale Tenofovir-induced renal toxicity in 324 HIV-infected, antiretroviral-naïve patients Scandinavian Journal ofInfectious Diseases2011; 43:656-660
  6. 2.503) R. Manfredi Antimicrobial-resistant Gram-positive cocci in the third millennium: novelpharmaceutical weapons and their therapeutic perspectives In: Leon V. Berhardt (ed.), Advances in Medicine and Biology, Volume 20, Nova Biomedical Book, NovaScience Publishers, inc., New York (USA), 2011;
  7. L. Calza,R. Manfredi, F. Trapani, C. Salvadori,V. Colangeli,M. Borderi, G. Grossi, R. Motta,P. Viale Lopinavir/ritonavir trough concentrations with the tablet formulationin HIV-1-infectedwomen during the third trimester of pregnancy Scandinavian Journal ofInfectious Diseases2012; 44:381-387
  8. R. Manfredi, L. Calza,V. Colangeli, N. Dentale,G. Verucchi Kidney failure duringHIV diseasetreated with tenofovir, multiple concurremt diseases and drug therapies Reviews in Health Care2012; 3:83-112
  9. R. Manfredi, B. Piergentili,G. Marinacci, L. Calza Atypical progressive multifocal leukoecnephalopathy in HIV with a high CD4 count: the use of magnetic resonance imaging plus spectrometry studies International Jourmal of STD and AIDS 2012; 23:e35-e38
  10. S. Sabbatani,R. Manfredi, C. Fulgaro Long-term stabilized immunological-virological parameters of HIV infectionin an AIDS presenterfollowed for 20 years, with irregular or no antiretroviral therapy International Jourmal of STD and AIDS 2012; 23:e46-e47
  11. R. Manfredi, N. Dentale, L. Calza Spontaneous clearance of chronic hepatitis C infection in a patient with a 20-year-old HV-hepatitis C co-infection and chronic active hepatitis International Jourmal of STD and AIDS 2012; 23:e48-e50
  12. L. Calza, F. Trapani, M. Bartoletti,R. Manfredi, V. Colangeli,M. Borderi, G. Grossi, R. Motta,P. Viale Statin therapy decreases serum levels of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein and tumor necrosis factor-alpha in HIV.infected patients treated with ritonavir-boosted protease inhibitors HIV Clinical Trials 2012; 13:153-161
  13. L. Calza,R. Manfredi Protease inhibitor monotherapy as maintenance regimen in patients with HIV infection Current HIV Research 2012; 10:661-672 Infectious diseases and pediatrics: a parallel scientific andhealth carepathway in the last two centuries Reviews in Health Care2013; 4:105-116
  14. L. Calza,R. Manfredi, V. Colangeli, F.F. Trapani, C. Salvadori, E. Magistrelli, I. Danese,G. Verucchi,C. Serra,P. Viale Two-year treatment with rosuvastatin reduces carotid intima-media thickness in HIV type 1-infected patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy with asymptomatic atherosclerosis and moderate cardiovascular risk AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses 2013;29:547-556
  15. L. Calza, E. Vanino, E. Magistrelli, C. Salvadori, A. Cascavilla,V. Colangeli, M.A. Di Bari,R. Manfredi, P. Viale Prevalence of renal disease within an urban HIV-infected cohortin northernItaly Clinical and Experimental Nephrology 2013 (in press)