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Peter Ferenci
Prof.Dr.Dr.hc mult Peter Ferenci

Department of Medicine III (Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology)
Position: Associate Professor

ORCID: 0000-0003-2306-1992
T +43 1 40400 49450


Genetic Diseases, Inborn; Liver Diseases

Research interests

Besides many areas of clinical hepatology I am focussed on the genotype-phenotype association in Wilson disease. Furthermore I am studying possible cofactors for disease expression.

Techniques, methods & infrastructure

Genetic testing

Selected publications

  1. Stättermayer AF, Traussnigg S, Dienes HP, Aigner E, Stauber R, Lackner K, Hofer H, Stift J, Wrba F, Stadlmayr A, Datz C, Strasser M, Maieron A, Trauner M, Ferenci P Hepatic steatosis in Wilson disease ,
  2. Stättermayer AF, Traussnigg S, Aigner E, Kienbacher C, Huber-Schönauer, Steindl-Munda P, Stadlmayr A, Wrba F, Trauner M, Datz C, Ferenci P. Low hepatic copper content and PNPLA3 polymorphism in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in patients without metabolic syndrome. J Trace Elements in Medicine and Biology 2017;39:100-107
  3. Ferenci P. Bernstein D, Lalezari J, Cohen D, Luo Y, Cooper C, Tam E, Marinho RT, Tsai N, Nyberg A,Box TD, Younes Z, Enayati P, Green S, Baruch Y, Bhandari BR, Caruntu FA, Sepe T, Chulanov V, Janczewska E, Rizzardini G, Gervain J, Planas R, Moreno C, Hassanein T, Xie W, King M, Podsadecki T, Reddy KR. ABT-450/r-Ombitasvir-and Dasabuvir with or without Ribavirin for Hepatitis C Genotype 1 New Engl. J. Med 2014;370:1983-1992
  4. . Ferenci P. Phenotype-genotype correlations in patients with Wilson disease. Annals NY Acad Scie 2014;1315:1-5
  5. Ferenci P, Członkowska A, Merle U, Szalay F, Gromadzka G, Yurdaydin C, Vogel W, Bruha R, Schmidt HT, Stremmel W. Late onset Wilson disease. Gastroenterology 2007;132:1294-1298