Dott.
MARCO CIANCAGLINI

BIOGRAFIA E ALTRE INFORMAZIONI

dal 2009 oggi
Professore Straordinario fino al 2 Maggio 2012 poi Professore Ordinario , Malattie
apparato visivo (MED 30) –  Università degli studi de l’Aquila

dal 2005 – 2009
Professore Associato, Malattie apparato visivo (MED 30) –  Università “G. D’Annunzio” di Chieti

dal 1997 – 2005
Ricercatore Universitario confermato, Malattie apparato visivo (MED 30) – Università “G. D’Annunzio” di Chieti

dal 1994-1997
Ricercatore Universitario Malattie apparato visivo (MED 30) – Università “G. D’Annunzio” di Chieti

dal 1983-1994
Medico Volontario, Clinica Oculistica –  Università “G. D’Annunzio” di Chieti

Elenco pubblicazioni 
Pubblicazioni in esteso recensite su riviste con impact factor

1 in press
Vetrugno M, Uva MG, Russo V, Iester M, Ciancaglini M, Brusini P, Centofanti M, Rossetti
LM (in stampa). Oral Administration of Forskolin and Rutin Contributes to Intraocular Pressure
Control in Primary Open Angle Glaucoma Patients Under Maximum Tolerated Medical
Therapy. . JOURNAL OF OCULAR PHARMACOLOGY AND THERAPEUTICS, ISSN:
1080-7683

2 2012
Pieragostino D, Bucci S, Agnifili L, Fasanella V, D’Aguanno S, Mastropasqua A, Ciancaglini
M, Mastropasqua L, Ilio CD, Sacchetta P, Urbani A, Boccio PD. (2012). Differential protein
expression in tears of patients with primary open angle and pseudoexfoliative glaucoma. Mol
Biosyst. 2011 Nov 29. [Epub ahead of print] . MOLECULAR BIOSYSTEMS, vol. 8, p. 1017-
1028, ISSN: 1742-206X, doi: 10.1039/C1MB05357D

3 2012
Mastropasqua L, Agnifili L, Salvetat ML, Ciancaglini M, Fasanella V, Nubile M, Mastropasqua
R, Zeppieri M, Brusini P. (2012). In vivo analysis of conjunctiva in canaloplasty for glaucoma..
BRITISH JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 96, p. 934-939, ISSN: 0007-1161

4 2011
Carpineto P, Agnifili L, Nubile M, Fasanella V, Doronzo E, Mastropasqua A, Ciancaglini M
(2011). Conjunctival and corneal findings in bleb-associated endophthalmitis: an in vivo
confocal microscopy study.. ACTA OPHTHALMOLOGICA, vol. 89, p. 388-395, ISSN: 1755-
375X

5 2011
Nubile M, Dua HS, Lanzini M, Ciancaglini M, Calienno R, Said DG, Pocobelli A,
Mastropasqua R, Carpineto P. (2011). In vivo analysis of stromal integration of multilayer
amniotic membrane transplantation in corneal ulcers. . AMERICAN JOURNAL OF
OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 151, p. 809-822, ISSN: 0002-9394

6 2010
CARPINETO P, NUBILE M, TOTO L, AHARRH GNAMA A, MARCUCCI L,
MASTROPASQUA L, CIANCAGLINI M (2010). Correlation in foveal thickness
measurements between spectral-domain and time-domain optical coherence tomography in
normal individuals. EYE, vol. 24, p. 251-258, ISSN: 0950-222X

7 2010
Mastropasqua L, Agnifili L, Ciancaglini M, Nubile M, Carpineto P, Fasanella V, Figus M,
Lazzeri S, Nardi M (2010). In vivo analysis of conjunctiva in gold micro shunt implantation for
glaucoma. . BRITISH JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 94:1592-6. Epub 2010 Aug
30, p. 1592-1596, ISSN: 0007-1161

8 2009
CIANCAGLINI M, CARPINETO P, AGNIFILI L, NUBILE M, TOTO L, MASTROPASQUA
L (2009). A 12-week study evaluating the efficacy of bimatoprost 0.03% in patients with
pseudoexfoliative and open-angle glaucoma. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF
OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 19, p. 594-600, ISSN: 1120-6721

9 2009
CIANCAGLINI M, CARPINETO P, AGNIFILI L, NUBILE M, FASANELLA V, MATTEI
PA, MASTROPASQUA L (2009). Conjunctival characteristics in primary open-angle
glaucoma and modifications induced by trabeculectomy with mitomycin C: an in vivo confocal
microscopy study. BRITISH JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 93, p. 1204-1209,
ISSN: 0007-1161

10 2009
NUBILE M, CARPINETO P, LANZINI M, CALIENNO R, AGNIFILI L, CIANCAGLINI M,
MASTROPASQUA L (2009). Femtosecond laser arcuate keratotomy for the correction of high
astigmatism after keratoplasty. OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 116, p. 1083-1092, ISSN: 0161-
6420

11 2008
NUBILE M, DUA HS, LANZINI M, CARPINETO P, CIANCAGLINI M, TOTO L,
MASTROPASQUA L (2008). Amniotic membrane transplantation for the management of
corneal epithelial defects: An in vivo confocal microscopic. BRITISH JOURNAL OF
OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 92, p. 54-60, ISSN: 0007-1161

12 2008
CIANCAGLINI M, CARPINETO P, AGNIFILI L, NUBILE M, FASANELLA V, LANZINI
M, CALIENNO R, MASTROPASQUA L (2008). An in vivo confocal microscopy and
impression cytology analysis of preserved and unpreserved levobunolol-induced conjunctival
changes. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 18, p. 400-407, ISSN: 1120-
6721

13 2008
CIANCAGLINI M, CARPINETO P, AGNIFILI L, NUBILE M, FASANELLA V,
MASTROPASQUA L (2008). Conjunctival modifications in ocular hypertension and primary
open angle glaucoma: an in vivo confocal microscopy study. INVESTIGATIVE
OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE, vol. 49, p. 3042-3048, ISSN: 0146-0404

14 2008
Ciancaglini M, Carpineto P, Agnifili L, Nubile M, Lanzini M, Fasanella V, Mastropasqua L.
(2008). Filtering bleb functionality: a clinical, anterior segment optical coherence tomography
and in vivo confocal microscopy study.. JOURNAL OF GLAUCOMA, vol. 17, p. 308-317,
ISSN: 1057-0829

15 2008
FOGAGNOLO P, ROSSETTI L, MARCHINI G, MARRAFFA M, ROLANDO M,
CIANCAGLINI M, CALABRIA G, MASTROPASQUA L, ORZALESI N (2008). The effect
of pneumatic trabeculoplasty on intraocular pressure: the results of a 6-month, open-label,
multicenter study. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 18, p. 922-928,
ISSN: 1120-6721

16 2007
CARPINETO P, CIANCAGLINI M, NUBILE M, DI MARZIO G, TOTO L, DI ANTONIO L,
MASTROPASQUA L (2007). Fixation patterns evaluation by means of MP-1 microperimeter
in microstrabismic children treated for unilateral amblyopia. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF
OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 17, p. 885-890, ISSN: 1120-6721

17 2007
CARPINETO P, CIANCAGLINI M, DI ANTONIO L, GAVALAS C, MASTROPASQUA L
(2007). Fundus microperimetry patterns of fixation in type 2 diabetic patients with diffuse
macular edema. RETINA, vol. 27, p. 21-29, ISSN: 0275-004X

18 2007
MASTROPASQUA L, TOTO L, FALCONIO G, NUBILE M, CARPINETO P,
CIANCAGLINI M, DI NICOLA M, BALLONE E (2007). Longterm results of 1 CU
accommodative intraocular lens implantation: 2-year follow-up study. ACTA
OPHTHALMOLOGICA SCANDINAVICA, vol. 85, p. 409-414, ISSN: 1395-3907

19 2007
NUBILE M, CARPINETO P, LANZINI M, CIANCAGLINI M, ZUPPARDI E,
MASTROPASQUA L (2007). Multilayer amniotic membrane transplantation for bacterial
keratitis with corneal perforation after hyperopic photorefractive keratectomy: case report and
literature review. JOURNAL OF CATARACT AND REFRACTIVE SURGERY, vol. 33, p.
1636-1640, ISSN: 0886-3350

20 2006
MASTROPASQUA L, NUBILE M, LANZINI M, CARPINETO P, TOTO L, CIANCAGLINI
M (2006). Corneal and conjunctival manifestations in Fabry disease: in vivo confocal
microscopy study. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 141, p. 709-718,
ISSN: 0002-9394

21 2006
MARCHINI G, MASTROPASQUA L, PEDROTTI E, NUBILE M, CIANCAGLINI M,
SBABO A (2006). Deep lamellar keratoplasty by intracorneal dissection: a prospective clinical
and confocal microscopic study. OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 113, p. 1289-1300, ISSN: 0161-
6420

22 2006
MASTROPASQUA L, NUBILE M, LANZINI M, CARPINETO P, CIANCAGLINI M,
PANNELLINI T, DI NICOLA M, DUA HS (2006). Epithelial dendritic cell distribution in
normal and inflamed human cornea: in vivo confocal microscopy study. AMERICAN
JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 142, p. 736-744, ISSN: 0002-9394

23 2006
MASTROPASQUA L, BRUSINI P, CARPINETO P, CIANCAGLINI M, DI ANTONIO L,
ZEPPIERI MW, PARISI L (2006). Humphrey matrix frequency doubling technology perimetry
and optical coherence tomography measurement of the retinal nerve fiber layer thickness in
both normal and ocular hypertensive subjects. JOURNAL OF GLAUCOMA, vol. 15, p. 328-
335, ISSN: 1057-0829

24 2006
CARPINETO P, ANGELUCCI D, NUBILE M, COLASANTE A, DI ANTONIO L,
CIANCAGLINI M, MASTROPASQUA L (2006). Immunohistochemical Findings in
Epiretinal Membrane after Long-Term Silicone Oil Tamponade: a Case Report. EUROPEAN
JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 16, p. 887-890, ISSN: 1120-6721

25 2006
IESTER M, CIANCAGLINI M, ROLLE T, VATTOVANI O (2006). Observer interpretation
variability of peripapillary flow using the Heidelberg Retina Flowmeter. EYE, vol. 20, p. 1246-
1253, ISSN: 0950-222X

26 2005
CARPINETO P, CIANCAGLINI M, AHARRH-GNAMA A, CIRONE D, MASTROPASQUA
L (2005). Custom measurement of retinal nerve fiber layer thickness using STRATUS OCT in
normal eyes. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 13, p. 360-366, ISSN:
1120-6721

27 2005
CARPINETO P, CIANCAGLINI M, AHARRH-GNAMA A, AGNIFILI L, CERULLI AM,
CIRONE D, MASTROPASQUA L (2005). Optical coherence tomography and fundus
microperimetry imaging of spontaneous closure of traumatic macular hole: a case report.
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 15, p. 165-169, ISSN: 1120-6721

28 2004
Mastropasqua L, Toto L, Nubile M, Falconio G, Ciancaglini M (2004). Long-term
complications of bilateral posterior chamber phakic intraocular lens implantation.. JOURNAL
OF CATARACT AND REFRACTIVE SURGERY, vol. 30, p. 901-904, ISSN: 0886-3350

29 2004
Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Aharrh-Gnama A, Agnifili L, Mastropasqua L. (2004). Optical
coherence tomography and retinal thickness analyzer features of spontaneous resolution of
vitreomacular traction syndrome: a case report.. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF
OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 14, p. 67-70, ISSN: 1120-6721

30 2004
Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Aharrh-Gnama A, Cirone D, Mastropasqua L. (2004). Optical
coherence tomography imaging of surgical resolution of bilateral vitreomacular traction
syndrome related to incomplete posterior vitreoschisis: a case report.. EUROPEAN JOURNAL
OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 14, p. 438-441, ISSN: 1120-6721

31 2004
Mastropasqua L, Nubile M, Ciancaglini M, Toto L, Ballone E. (2004). Prospective randomized
comparison of wavefront-guided and conventional photorefractive keratectomy for myopia with
the meditec MEL 70 laser.. JOURNAL OF REFRACTIVE SURGERY, vol. 20, p. 422-431,
ISSN: 1081-597X

32 2003
Costagliola C, Parmeggiani F, Ciancaglini M, D’Oronzo E, Mastropasqua L, Sebastiani A.
(2003). Ocular perfusion pressure and visual field indice modifications induced by alphaagonist compound (clonidine 0.125%, apraclonidine 1.0% and brimonidine 0.2%) topical
administration. An acute study on primary open-angle glaucoma patients. .
OPHTHALMOLOGICA, vol. 217, p. 39-44, ISSN: 0030-3755

33 2003
Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Zuppardi E, Falconio G, Doronzo E, Mastropasqua L. (2003).
Reliability of nerve fiber layer thickness measurements using optical coherence tomography in
normal and glaucomatous eyes. . OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 110, p. 190-195, ISSN: 0161-
6420

34 2002
Mastropasqua L, Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Nubile M, Doronzo E (2002). In vivo confocal
microscopy in primary congenital glaucoma with megalocornea. . JOURNAL OF
GLAUCOMA, vol. 11, p. 83-89, ISSN: 1057-0829

35 2002
Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Scaramucci S, Nubile M, Mastropasqua L. (2002). Management of
scleral rupture during retinal detachment surgery: a case report. . EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF
OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 12, p. 553-555, ISSN: 1120-6721

36 2002
Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Mastropasqua L (2002). Retinal detachment prophylaxis. .
OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 109, p. 217-218, ISSN: 0161-6420

37 2001
Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Zuppardi E, Doronzo E, Stefano ND, Mastropasqua L. (2001).
Effect of photorefractive keratectomy for myopia on measurement of retinal nerve fiber layer
thickness using optical coherence tomography. JOURNAL OF REFRACTIVE SURGERY, vol.
17, p. 676-681, ISSN: 1081-597X

38 2001
Ciancaglini M, Carpineto P, Zuppardi E, Nubile M, Doronzo E, Mastropasqua L (2001). In vivo
confocal microscopy of patients with amiodarone-induced keratopathy. . CORNEA, vol. 20, p.
368-373, ISSN: 0277-3740

39 2001
Ciancaglini M, Carpineto P, Doronzo E, Nubile M, Zuppardi E, Mastropasqua L (2001).
Morphological evaluation of Schnyder’s central crystalline dystrophy by confocal microscopy
before and after phototherapeutic keratectomy. . JOURNAL OF CATARACT AND
REFRACTIVE SURGERY, vol. 27, p. 1892-1895, ISSN: 0886-3350

40 2001
Ciancaglini M, Carpineto P, Costagliola C, Matropasqua L (2001). Perfusion of the optic nerve
head and visual field damage in glaucomatous patients. . GRAEFE’S ARCHIVE FOR
CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 239, p. 549-555, ISSN: 0721-
832X

41 2001
Mastropasqua L, Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Falconio G, Harris A (2001). Reproducibility of
nerve fiber layer thickness measurements using optical coherence tomography in silicone oilfilled eyes. . OPHTHALMOLOGICA, vol. 215, p. 91-96, ISSN: 0030-3755

42 2000
Costagliola C, Mastropasqua L, Capone D, Verolino M, Ciancaglini M, Pisanti N (2000). Effect
of fluoxetine on intraocular pressure in the rabbit. . EXPERIMENTAL EYE RESEARCH, vol.
70, p. 551-555, ISSN: 0014-4835

43 2000
COSTAGLIOLA C, VEROLINO M, DE ROSA ML, IACCARINO G, CIANCAGLINI M,
MASTROPASQUA L (2000). Effect of oral Losartan potassium administration on intraocular
pressure in normotensive and glaucomatous patients. EXPERIMENTAL EYE RESEARCH,
vol. 71, p. 167-171, ISSN: 0014-4835

44 1999
MASTROPASQUA L, CARPINETO P, CIANCAGLINI M, GALLENGA PE (1999). A 12-
month, randomized, double-masked study comparing latanoprost with timolol in pigmentary
glaucoma. OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 106, p. 550-553, ISSN: 0161-6420

45 1999
Mastropasqua L, Piccolomini R, Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Falconio G, Di Bonaventura G,
Costagliola C, Gallenga PE (1999). In vitro viability of external eye microbial flora in hydroxypropyl-methylcellulose. . OPHTHALMOLOGICA, vol. 213, p. 265-268, ISSN: 0030-3755

46 1999
Mastropasqua L, Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Falconio G, Gallenga PE. (1999). Treatment of
retinal tears and lattice degenerations in fellow eyes in high risk patients suffering retinal
detachment: a prospective study. . BRITISH JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 83, p.
1046-1049, ISSN: 0007-1161

47 1998
Mastropasqua L, Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Zuppardi E, Lobefalo L, Gallenga PE (1998).
Delayed post-operative use of 5-fluorouracil as an adjunct in medically uncontrolled open angle
glaucoma. . EYE, vol. 12, p. 701-706, ISSN: 0960-779X

48 1998
Spoto G, Mastropasqua L, Gizzi F, Arduini A, Del Galio P, Ciancaglini M, Gallenga PE,
Giacomello A (1998). Hypoxanthine and xanthine levels in human aqueous humor from
cataractous eyes. . LIFE SCIENCES, vol. 59, p. 387-390, ISSN: 0024-3205

49 1998
Gallenga PE, Mastropasqua L, Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Falconio G, Catamo G, Costagliola
C, Piccolomini R (1998). In vitro Staphylococcus epidermidis growth in some viscoelastic
substances containing sodium hyaluronate. . OPHTHALMOLOGICA, vol. 212, p. 184-187,
ISSN: 0030-3755

50 1998
Mastropasqua L, Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Falconio G. (1998). Intraocular pressure changes
after phacoemulsification and foldable silicone lens implantation using Healon GV. .
OPHTHALMOLOGICA, vol. 212, p. 318-321, ISSN: 0030-3755

51 1998
Mastropasqua L, Ciancaglini M, Di Tano G, Carpineto P, Lobefalo L, Loffredo B, Bosco D,
Columbaro M, Falcieri E. (1998). Ultrastructural changes in rat cornea after prolonged
hypobaric hypoxia. . JOURNAL OF SUBMICROSCOPIC CYTOLOGY AND PATHOLOGY,
vol. 30, p. 285-293, ISSN: 1122-9497

52 1997
Mastropasqua L, Lobefalo L, Ciancaglini M, Ballone E, Gallenga PE (1997). Heparin eyedrops
to prevent posterior capsule opacification. . JOURNAL OF CATARACT AND REFRACTIVE
SURGERY, vol. 23, p. 440-446, ISSN: 0886-3350

53 1997
Mastropasqua L, Ciancaglini M, Carpineto P, Costagliola C (1997). Ocular hypotensive effect
of topical ketanserin in timolol users. . GRAEFE’S ARCHIVE FOR CLINICAL AND
EXPERIMENTAL OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 235, p. 130-135, ISSN: 0721-832X

54 1997
Gallenga PE, Morgante A, Ciancaglini M, Petti L, Costagliola C, Carpineto P, Mastropasqua L
(1997). Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in bovine lens. OPHTHALMIC RESEARCH, vol.
29, p. 172-176, ISSN: 0030-3747

55 1997
Mastropasqua L, Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Gallenga PE (1997). Topical mitomycin C for
pterygium surgery. . OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 104, p. 563-564, ISSN: 0161-6420

56 1996
Mastropasqua L, Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Lobefalo L, Costagliola C, Gallenga PE (1996).
Effect of dapiprazole, an alpha-adrenergic blocking agent, on aqueous humor dynamics in
pigmentary glaucoma. . OPHTHALMIC RESEARCH, vol. 28, p. 312-318, ISSN: 0030-3747

57 1996
Mastropasqua L, Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Enrico Gallenga P. (1996). Long term results of
intraoperative mitomycin C in the treatment of recurrent pterygium. . BRITISH JOURNAL OF
OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 80, p. 288-291, ISSN: 0007-1161

58 1996
Mastropasqua L, Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Zuppardi E (1996). Long-term results of KrupinDenver valve implants in filtering surgery for neovascular glaucoma. .
OPHTHALMOLOGICA, vol. 210, p. 203-206, ISSN: 0030-3755

59 1996
Mastropasqua L, Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Gallenga PE (1996). Tear deficiency in Fuchs’
intermediate uveitis. . CANADIAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY-JOURNAL
CANADIEN D OPHTALMOLOGIE, vol. 31, p. 18-20, ISSN: 0008-4182

60 1996
Costagliola C, Del Prete A, Winkler NR, Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Piccolomini R,
Mastropasqua L. (1996). The ability of bacteria to use Na-hyaluronate as a nutrient. . ACTA
OPHTHALMOLOGICA SCANDINAVICA, vol. 74, p. 565-568, ISSN: 1395-3907

61 1996
Mastropasqua L, Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Gallenga PE (1996). The usefulness of
dapiprazole, an alpha-adrenergic blocking agent, in pigmentary glaucoma. . OPHTHALMIC
SURGERY AND LASERS, vol. 27, p. 806-809, ISSN: 1082-3069

62 1995
Verrotti A, Lobefalo L, Chiarelli F, Mastropasqua L, Ciancaglini M, Morgese G (1995). Colour
vision and persistent microalbuminuria in children with type-1 (insulin-dependent) diabetes
mellitus: a longitudinal study. . DIABETES RESEARCH AND CLINICAL PRACTICE, vol.
30, p. 125-130, ISSN: 0168-8227

63 1995
Mastropasqua L, Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Gallenga PE (1995). The effectiveness of
dapiprazole in preventing exercise-induced IOP increase in patients with pigmentary dispersion
syndrome. . INTERNATIONAL OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 19, p. 359-362, ISSN: 0165-5701

64 1994
Mastropasqua L, Ciancaglini M, Carpineto P, Lobefalo L, Gallenga PE. (1994). Aqueous
misdirection syndrome: a complication of neodymium: YAG posterior capsulotomy. .
JOURNAL OF CATARACT AND REFRACTIVE SURGERY, vol. 20, p. 563-565, ISSN:
0886-3350

65 1994
Mastropasqua L, Carpineto P, Ciancaglini M, Lobefalo L, Gallenga PE (1994). Effectiveness of
intraoperative mitomycin C in the treatment of recurrent pterygium. . OPHTHALMOLOGICA,
vol. 208, p. 247-249, ISSN: 0030-3755

66 1992
Mastropasqua L, Lobefalo L, Mancini A, Ciancaglini M, Palma S (1992). Prevalence of myopia
in open angle glaucoma. . EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol. 2, p. 33-35,
ISSN: 1120-6721