Antonio Giuditta

Summary

Affiliation: Federico II University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Gene expression in the squid giant axon: neurotransmitter modulation of RNA transfer from periaxonal glia to the axon
    Antonio Giuditta
    Universita Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Biol Bull 203:189-90. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Axonal and presynaptic protein synthesis: new insights into the biology of the neuron
    Antonio Giuditta
    Department of General and Environmental Physiology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Trends Neurosci 25:400-4. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Natural computing and biological evolution: a new paradigm
    Antonio Giuditta
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Via Mezzocannone 8, Naples, Italy
    Riv Biol 101:119-28. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Life and death: a biologist's view
    Antonio Giuditta
    Dipartimento di Fisiologia Generale e Ambientale, Universita di Napoli, Via Mezzocannone 8, Napoli 80134, Italy
    Riv Biol 95:505-15. 2002
  5. doi request reprint Local gene expression in axons and nerve endings: the glia-neuron unit
    Antonio Giuditta
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, and Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn, Naples, Italy
    Physiol Rev 88:515-55. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Axonal and presynaptic RNAs are locally transcribed in glial cells
    Antonio Giuditta
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Riv Biol 100:203-19. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Essay on the nature of mind
    Antonio Giuditta
    Riv Biol 97:187-96. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Local synthesis of axonal and presynaptic RNA in squid model systems
    Maria Eyman
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Eur J Neurosci 25:341-50. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Synaptic mRNAs are modulated by learning
    Eugenia Ferrara
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    J Neurosci Res 87:1960-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Training old rats selectively modulates synaptosomal protein synthesis
    Maria Eyman
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    J Neurosci Res 91:20-9. 2013

Collaborators

  • Barry B Kaplan
  • Stefania Piscopo
  • Edward Koenig
  • Maria Eyman
  • Marianna Crispino
  • Carolina Cefaliello
  • Eugenia Ferrara
  • Rosanna De Stefano
  • Giuseppina Mariucci
  • Zeno Scotto Lavina
  • Anthony E Gioio
  • Paola Mandile
  • Annapaola Bruno
  • Anna Paola Bruno
  • Michela Tantucci
  • Angela Squillace
  • Maria Vittoria Ambrosini
  • Jan van Minnen
  • Dana Jurkovicova
  • Hengshan Zhang

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Gene expression in the squid giant axon: neurotransmitter modulation of RNA transfer from periaxonal glia to the axon
    Antonio Giuditta
    Universita Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Biol Bull 203:189-90. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Axonal and presynaptic protein synthesis: new insights into the biology of the neuron
    Antonio Giuditta
    Department of General and Environmental Physiology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Trends Neurosci 25:400-4. 2002
    ..We demonstrate that extrasomatic translation sites, which are now well recognized in dendrites, are also present in axonal and presynaptic compartments...
  3. ncbi request reprint Natural computing and biological evolution: a new paradigm
    Antonio Giuditta
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Via Mezzocannone 8, Naples, Italy
    Riv Biol 101:119-28. 2008
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  4. ncbi request reprint Life and death: a biologist's view
    Antonio Giuditta
    Dipartimento di Fisiologia Generale e Ambientale, Universita di Napoli, Via Mezzocannone 8, Napoli 80134, Italy
    Riv Biol 95:505-15. 2002
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Local gene expression in axons and nerve endings: the glia-neuron unit
    Antonio Giuditta
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, and Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn, Naples, Italy
    Physiol Rev 88:515-55. 2008
    ..This review enlightens novel perspectives on the biology and pathobiology of the neuron by critically reviewing these issues...
  6. ncbi request reprint Axonal and presynaptic RNAs are locally transcribed in glial cells
    Antonio Giuditta
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Riv Biol 100:203-19. 2007
    ..Together with a wealth of literature data, these observations indicate that axons and nerve terminals are endowed with a local system of gene expression that supports the maintenance and plasticity of these neuronal domains...
  7. ncbi request reprint Essay on the nature of mind
    Antonio Giuditta
    Riv Biol 97:187-96. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Local synthesis of axonal and presynaptic RNA in squid model systems
    Maria Eyman
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Eur J Neurosci 25:341-50. 2007
    ..Overall, our results support the view that axons and presynaptic regions are endowed with local systems of gene expression which may prove essential for the maintenance and plasticity of these extrasomatic neuronal domains...
  9. doi request reprint Synaptic mRNAs are modulated by learning
    Eugenia Ferrara
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    J Neurosci Res 87:1960-8. 2009
    ..The cellular origin of synaptic transcripts is briefly discussed, with special regard to those present at large distances from neuron somas...
  10. doi request reprint Training old rats selectively modulates synaptosomal protein synthesis
    Maria Eyman
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    J Neurosci Res 91:20-9. 2013
    ..Our data confirm that the local system of synaptic protein synthesis is selectively modulated by training and show that the synaptic response of old rats differs from that of adult rats as reflected in behavioral responses...
  11. ncbi request reprint Synaptosomal protein synthesis is selectively modulated by learning
    Maria Eyman
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
    Brain Res 1132:148-57. 2007
    ..5 kDa protein by the newly acquired avoidance response and by the reprogramming of innate neural circuits subserving escape and freezing responses...
  12. doi request reprint Protein synthesis in nerve terminals and the glia-neuron unit
    Marianna Crispino
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Results Probl Cell Differ 48:243-67. 2009
    ..The merit of this perspective lies with the recognition that plasticity events represent a major occurrence in the brain, and that they largely occur at synaptic sites, including presynaptic endings...
  13. doi request reprint Synaptosomal protein synthesis in P2 and Ficoll purified fractions
    Maria Eyman
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Via Mezzocannone 8, Naples 80134, Italy
    J Neurosci Methods 203:335-7. 2012
    ..We conclude that cytoplasmic protein synthesis of brain synaptosomes is better preserved in the P2 fraction...
  14. ncbi request reprint Squid photoreceptor terminals synthesize calexcitin, a learning related protein
    Maria Eyman
    Dipartimento di Fisiologia Generale e Ambientale, Universita di Napoli Federico II, Via Mezzocannone 8, 80134, Naples, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 347:21-4. 2003
    ..In view of the essential role of presynaptic protein synthesis in long-term memory formation in Aplysia, our data suggest that a comparable role may be played by calexcitin synthesized in the squid photoreceptor terminals...
  15. ncbi request reprint Permanent brain ischemia induces marked increments in hsp72 expression and local protein synthesis in synapses of the ischemic hemisphere
    Giuseppina Mariucci
    Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 415:77-80. 2007
    ..The present data provide the first demonstration that synaptic protein synthesis is massively involved in brain plastic events elicited by permanent focal ischemia...
  16. ncbi request reprint Nerve terminals of squid photoreceptor neurons contain a heterogeneous population of mRNAs and translate a transfected reporter mRNA
    Anthony E Gioio
    Laboratory of Molecular Biology, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 20:865-72. 2004
    ....