Diego Currò

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Affiliation: Catholic University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint K+ channels as potential targets for the treatment of gastrointestinal motor disorders
    Diego Currò
    Institute of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy Electronic address
    Eur J Pharmacol 733:97-101. 2014
  2. pmc KV7 channels regulate muscle tone and nonadrenergic noncholinergic relaxation of the rat gastric fundus
    V Ipavec
    Institute of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Pharmacol Res 64:397-409. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Involvement of peptide histidine isoleucine in non-adrenergic non-cholinergic relaxation of the rat gastric fundus induced by high-frequency neuronal firing
    Diego Currò
    Institute of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go F Vito, 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 366:578-86. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Voltage-gated calcium channels involved in the inhibitory motor responses and vasoactive intestinal polypeptide release in the rat gastric fundus
    Diego Currò
    Institute of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go F Vito, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Pharmacol 628:207-13. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Neurotransmitters of the non-adrenergic non-cholinergic relaxation of proximal stomach
    D Curro
    Institute of Pharmacology, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 12:53-62. 2008
  6. pmc Evidence for an apamin-sensitive, but not purinergic, component in the nonadrenergic noncholinergic relaxation of the rat gastric fundus
    Diego Currò
    Institute of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go F Vito, 1, I 00168 Rome, Italy
    Br J Pharmacol 143:785-93. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Trigeminal satellite cells modulate neuronal responses to triptans: relevance for migraine therapy
    Alice De Corato
    Institute of Pharmacology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Neuron Glia Biol 7:109-16. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Peripheral antinociceptive effects of low doses of naloxone in an in vivo and in vitro model of trigeminal nociception
    Alessandro Capuano
    Institute of Pharmacology, Catholic University School of Medicine, Largo F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Neuropharmacology 58:784-92. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Cortistatin modulates calcitonin gene-related peptide release from neuronal tissues of rat. Comparison with somatostatin
    Alessandro Capuano
    Institute of Pharmacology, Catholic University School of Medicine, L go F Vito, 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Peptides 32:138-43. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint beta-Carotene and cigarette smoke condensate regulate heme oxygenase-1 and its repressor factor Bach1: relationship with cell growth
    Paola Palozza
    Institute of General Pathology, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Antioxid Redox Signal 8:1069-80. 2006

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint K+ channels as potential targets for the treatment of gastrointestinal motor disorders
    Diego Currò
    Institute of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy Electronic address
    Eur J Pharmacol 733:97-101. 2014
    ..A further step forward would be characterizing putative differences among the KV7 channel subtypes expressed in the various smooth muscles and synthesizing molecules specific for the gastrointestinal smooth muscle. ..
  2. pmc KV7 channels regulate muscle tone and nonadrenergic noncholinergic relaxation of the rat gastric fundus
    V Ipavec
    Institute of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Pharmacol Res 64:397-409. 2011
    ..KV7 channel activators could be useful relaxant agents of the gastric smooth muscle...
  3. ncbi request reprint Involvement of peptide histidine isoleucine in non-adrenergic non-cholinergic relaxation of the rat gastric fundus induced by high-frequency neuronal firing
    Diego Currò
    Institute of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go F Vito, 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 366:578-86. 2002
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  4. ncbi request reprint Voltage-gated calcium channels involved in the inhibitory motor responses and vasoactive intestinal polypeptide release in the rat gastric fundus
    Diego Currò
    Institute of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go F Vito, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Pharmacol 628:207-13. 2010
    ..1 channels is responsible for the EFS-induced VIP-like immunoreactivity release. In contrast, Ca(V)1 channels, novel VGCCs and/or molecular variants of VGCCs cloned to date may mediate a substantial component of the NANC relaxation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Neurotransmitters of the non-adrenergic non-cholinergic relaxation of proximal stomach
    D Curro
    Institute of Pharmacology, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 12:53-62. 2008
    ....
  6. pmc Evidence for an apamin-sensitive, but not purinergic, component in the nonadrenergic noncholinergic relaxation of the rat gastric fundus
    Diego Currò
    Institute of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go F Vito, 1, I 00168 Rome, Italy
    Br J Pharmacol 143:785-93. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Trigeminal satellite cells modulate neuronal responses to triptans: relevance for migraine therapy
    Alice De Corato
    Institute of Pharmacology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Neuron Glia Biol 7:109-16. 2011
    ..Our data demonstrate that SGCs activation could influence neuronal excitability, and that this event affects the neuronal responses to triptans...
  8. doi request reprint Peripheral antinociceptive effects of low doses of naloxone in an in vivo and in vitro model of trigeminal nociception
    Alessandro Capuano
    Institute of Pharmacology, Catholic University School of Medicine, Largo F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Neuropharmacology 58:784-92. 2010
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Cortistatin modulates calcitonin gene-related peptide release from neuronal tissues of rat. Comparison with somatostatin
    Alessandro Capuano
    Institute of Pharmacology, Catholic University School of Medicine, L go F Vito, 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Peptides 32:138-43. 2011
    ..Under these conditions, CST but not SST was able to inhibit in a significant manner pre-synaptic CGRP release from the brainstem, providing further evidence in support of a role for CST in pain transmission...
  10. ncbi request reprint beta-Carotene and cigarette smoke condensate regulate heme oxygenase-1 and its repressor factor Bach1: relationship with cell growth
    Paola Palozza
    Institute of General Pathology, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Antioxid Redox Signal 8:1069-80. 2006
    ..The role of HO-1 repression in increasing cell growth was also confirmed in Mv1Lu cells by the "knock down" of the Bach1 gene, thus demonstrating as HO-1 repression is a conserved mechanism by which cells can react to oxidative stress...
  11. ncbi request reprint Expression and motor functional roles of voltage-dependent type 7 K(+) channels in the human taenia coli
    Alice Adduci
    Institute of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Pharmacol 721:12-20. 2013
    ..In addition, KV7 channel activators significantly relax the taenia coli. Thus, they could be useful therapeutic relaxant agents for colonic motor disorders...
  12. ncbi request reprint Tapentadol inhibits calcitonin gene-related peptide release from rat brainstem in vitro
    Maria Cristina Greco
    Institute of Pharmacology, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    Peptides 56:8-13. 2014
    ..In conclusion the present study provides consistent pharmacological evidence that tapentadol acts as a noradrenaline reuptake inhibitor agent in this experimental model...
  13. doi request reprint Flupirtine inhibits calcitonin-gene related peptide release from rat brainstem in vitro
    Giuseppe Tringali
    Institute of Pharmacology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 506:332-5. 2012
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  14. ncbi request reprint Large conductance calcium-activated potassium channels: their expression and modulation of glutamate release from nerve terminals isolated from rat trigeminal caudal nucleus and cerebral cortex
    Irene Samengo
    Institute of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo F Vito 1, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Neurochem Res 39:901-10. 2014
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  15. doi request reprint Buprenorphine inhibits bradykinin-induced release of calcitonin gene-related peptide from rat trigeminal neurons via both mu-opioid and nociceptin/orphanin peptide receptors
    Alessandro Capuano
    Institute of Pharmacology, Catholic University School of Medicine, Largo F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Pharmacol 609:45-50. 2009
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