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Doctor Michele Russo

Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome (Italy)

Michele Russo, MD, received his MD in July 2014 from the University “Gabriele D’Annunzio” of Chieti-Pescara (Italy). He completed his residency in Cardiology in 2019 at Catholic University of the Sacred Heart - Policlinico “Agostino Gemelli” - Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Sciences - directed by Prof. Filippo Crea in Rome (Italy). Dr. Russo has been a Research Fellow at the Mass General Cardiac OCT Research Laboratory (directed by Prof. Ik-Kyung Jang) - Massachusetts General Hospital - Harvard Medical School - Boston (United States of America) from October 2018 to August 2019. Since November 2018, he has been continuing his training as a PhD student in Cardiovascular Research at Catholic University of the Sacred Heart - Rome (Italy). Dr Russo's research focuses on the mechanisms of atherosclerosis progression and on the pathophysiology of acute coronary syndromes.

Atherosclerotic Coronary Plaque features in patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Event: ESC Congress 2022

Topic: Inflammation

Session: Etiology of acute coronary syndromes


Perilipin-2 is associated with a higher risk of microvascular obstruction in ST-elevation myocardial infarction patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention

Event: ESC Congress 2020

Topic: No Reflow

Session: Acute Coronary Syndromes ePosters


Characteristics of non-culprit plaques in acute coronary syndrome patients with previous plaque disruption at the culprit lesion

Event: ESC Congress 2019

Topic: Pathophysiology and Mechanisms

Session: Advanced plaque imaging


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