I.R.C.C.S. Besta Milan, Italy – Clinical, diagnostic and research activities

Lorenzo Maggi


Dr. Maggi has a well-known expertise in neuromuscular disorders, including Congenital Myasthenic Syndromes. He is the referral consultant for muscle diseases at Fondazione I.R.C.C.S. Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, contributing to clinical, diagnostic and research activities. Together with Prof. Carmelo Rodolico, he is the Coordinator of the Italian Network of the Congenital Myasthenic Syndromes. Dr. Maggi is author of several publication on neuromuscular junction disorders and myopathies.  He has been local PI in several multicenter clinical trials and PI of two pharmacological clinical trials, on nondystrophic myotonias (RILUMEX) and on SMA III (SMA-001), respectively. He is currently local PI of an international clinical trial on Congenital Myasthenic Syndromes (CMS-001).