2) LEBMB – Sansoni, Veronica


Director: Prof. Giovanni Lombardi

Veronica Sansoni, Ph.D.


Veronica Sansoni is a senior researcher in the Laboratory of Experimental Biochemistry & Molecular Biology. In 2009 she received her master degree in Molecular Biology and in 2013 the PhD in Biology at Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, focusing on human genetics and neurological diseases. From January 2014 she works at Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi. Her research interests are: muscle-skeletal biomarkers, measurements of circulating microRNA, endocrine function of muscle-skeletal tissue.


Sansoni V, Vernillo G, Perego S, Barbuti A, Merati G, Schenza F, La Torre A, Banfi G, Lombardi G. Bone turnover response is linked to both acute and established metabolic changes in ultra-marathon runners. Endocrine 2017;56(1):196-204.

Lombardi G, Vernillo G, Sansoni V, Perego S, Barbuti A, Merati G, Schena F, Banfi G, La Torre A. Plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 as a marker of cardiovascular response in professional mountain ultra-marathon runners. ClinChem Lab Med 2017;55(1):e7-e9.

Lombardi G, Perego S, Sansoni V, Banfi G. Circulating miRNA as fine regulators of the physiological responses to physical activity: pre-analytical warnings for a novel class of biomarkers. ClinBiochem 2016;49(2016):1331-9.

Lombardi G, Perego S, Sansoni V, Diani M, Banfi G, Altomare G. Anti-adalimumab antibodies in psoriasis: lack of clinical utility and laboratory evidences. BMJ Open 2016; 6(12):e011941.

Lombardi G, Sanchis-Gomar F, Perego S, Sansoni V, Banfi G. Implications of exercise-induced adipo-myokines in bone metabolism. Endocrine2016;54(2):284-305.

Sanchis-Gomar F, Lopez Ramon M, Alis R, Garatachea N, Pareja-Galeano H, Santos Lozano A, Catalan P, Sansoni V, Perego S, Lombardi G, Loellgen H, Bueno H, Serrano-Ostariz E, Lucia A. No evidence of adverse cardiac remodeling in former elite endurance athletes. Int J Cardiol 2016;222:171-7.

Sansoni V, Perego S, Colombini A, Banfi G, Brayda-Bruno M, Lombardi G. Interplay between low plasma RANKL and VDR-FokI polymorphism in lumbar disc herniation independently from age, body mass, and environmental factors. A case-control study in the Italian population. Eur Spine J2016;25:192-99.

Lovati AB, Drago L, Bottagisio M, Bongio M, Ferrario M, Perego S, Sansoni V, De Vecchi E, Romanò CL. Systemic and Local Administration of Antimicrobial and Cell Therapies to Prevent Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus epidermidis-Induced Femoral Nonunions in a Rat Model. Mediators Inflamm. 2016;2016:9595706. doi: 10.1155/2016/9595706.

Corsetti R, Barassi A, Perego S, Sansoni V, Rossi A, Damele C, Melzid’Eril GL, Banfi G, Lombardi G. Changes in urinary amino acids excretion in relationship with muscle activity markers over a professional cycling stage race: in search of fatigue markers. Amino Acids 2016;48(1):183-92.

Corsetti R, Perego S, Sansoni V, Xu, J, Barassi A, Banfi G, Lombardi G. Osteocartilaginous metabolic markers change over a 3-week stage race in pro-cyclists. Scand J Clin Lab Invest 2015;75:523-530.