Sandro Banfi

Sandro Banfi

Genomic Medicine

Eye Disease Genetics




My research goals are to elucidate the molecular basis of inherited disorders, and particularly of neurodegenerative conditions. I am now particularly interested in gaining insight into the contribution of noncoding RNAs to pathophysiological processes.

Additional Funding
  • EUROPEAN COMMISSION - Retorna- Targeting RNA as an approach for trating retinal disease (2023-2027)
  • FFB - FOUNDATION FIGHTING BLINDNESS - Pleiotropic effect of AAVmiRNA /sponge and mechanisms of protection (2024-2025)