Saluatore Valiante

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Affiliation: Federico II University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Neuropeptide Y modulates pituitary-adrenal axis activity in the lizard, Podarcis sicula
    Anna Capaldo
    Department of Evolutive and Comparative Biology, University Federico II, 80134 Naples, Italy
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 137:237-47. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Distribution of PACAP in the brain of the cartilaginous fish torpedo marmorata
    Saluatore Valiante
    Department of Biological Sciences, Section of Evolutionary and Comparative Biology, University of Naples, Via Mezzocannone, 8, 80134 Naples, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1070:591-6. 2006
  3. pmc Histochemical distribution of endothelin-converting enzyme subtypes in Podarcis sicula (Squamata, Lacertidae) tissues
    Salvatore Valiante
    Department of Biological Science, Section of Evolutionary and Comparative Biology, University of Naples Federico II, 80134 Naples, Italy
    J Anat 207:391-7. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide, vasoactive intestinal polypeptide and their receptors: distribution and involvement in the secretion of Podarcis sicula adrenal gland
    Salvatore Valiante
    Dipartimento delle Scienze Biologiche, Sezione di Biologia Evolutiva e Comparata, Universita Federico II di Napoli, Via Mezzocannone, 8, 80134 Napoli, Italy
    J Endocrinol 196:291-303. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Distribution of alpha7 and alpha4 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor subunits in several tissues of Triturus carnifex (Amphibia, Urodela)
    Salvatore Valiante
    Department of Evolutionary and Comparative Biology, University of Naples Federico II, 80134 Naples, Italy
    Tissue Cell 36:391-8. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Distribution and molecular evolution of the neuropeptide pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide (PACAP) and its receptors in the lizard Podarcis sicula (Squamata, Lacertidae)
    Salvatore Valiante
    Dipartimento delle Scienze Biologiche Sezione di Biologia Evolutiva e Comparata, Universita Federico II di Napoli, Via Mezzocannone, 8, 80134, Naples, Italy
    J Mol Neurosci 39:144-56. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Molecular characterization and gene expression of the pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide (PACAP) in the lizard brain
    Salvatore Valiante
    Dipartimento di Biologia Evolutiva e Comparata, Universita di Napoli Federico II, Via Mezzocannone, 8, 80134 Napoli, Italy
    Brain Res 1127:66-75. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The newt Triturus carnifex as a model for monitoring the ecotoxic impact of the fungicide thiophanate methyl: adverse effects on the adrenal gland
    Anna Capaldo
    Department of Biological Sciences, Section of Evolutive and Comparative Biology, University Federico II, Via Mezzocannone 8, 80134 Naples, Italy
    Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 143:86-93. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The effects of the fungicide methyl thiophanate on adrenal gland morphophysiology of the lizard, Podarcis sicula
    Maria De Falco
    Department of Biological Sciences, Section of Evolutionary and Comparative Biology, University Federico II of Naples, 80134, Naples, Italy
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 53:241-8. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide and its receptor PAC1 in the testis of Triturus carnifex and Podarcis sicula
    Marisa Agnese
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Via Mezzocannone 8, 80134 Napoli, Italy
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 168:256-61. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Neuropeptide Y modulates pituitary-adrenal axis activity in the lizard, Podarcis sicula
    Anna Capaldo
    Department of Evolutive and Comparative Biology, University Federico II, 80134 Naples, Italy
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 137:237-47. 2004
    ..The mechanism of action of NPY is discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Distribution of PACAP in the brain of the cartilaginous fish torpedo marmorata
    Saluatore Valiante
    Department of Biological Sciences, Section of Evolutionary and Comparative Biology, University of Naples, Via Mezzocannone, 8, 80134 Naples, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1070:591-6. 2006
    ..Our results show that, in T. marmorata, PACAP is synthesized and widely distributed in the CNS, suggesting an as yet unidentified role for this peptide in elasmobranch brain physiology...
  3. pmc Histochemical distribution of endothelin-converting enzyme subtypes in Podarcis sicula (Squamata, Lacertidae) tissues
    Salvatore Valiante
    Department of Biological Science, Section of Evolutionary and Comparative Biology, University of Naples Federico II, 80134 Naples, Italy
    J Anat 207:391-7. 2005
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide, vasoactive intestinal polypeptide and their receptors: distribution and involvement in the secretion of Podarcis sicula adrenal gland
    Salvatore Valiante
    Dipartimento delle Scienze Biologiche, Sezione di Biologia Evolutiva e Comparata, Universita Federico II di Napoli, Via Mezzocannone, 8, 80134 Napoli, Italy
    J Endocrinol 196:291-303. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Distribution of alpha7 and alpha4 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor subunits in several tissues of Triturus carnifex (Amphibia, Urodela)
    Salvatore Valiante
    Department of Evolutionary and Comparative Biology, University of Naples Federico II, 80134 Naples, Italy
    Tissue Cell 36:391-8. 2004
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Distribution and molecular evolution of the neuropeptide pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide (PACAP) and its receptors in the lizard Podarcis sicula (Squamata, Lacertidae)
    Salvatore Valiante
    Dipartimento delle Scienze Biologiche Sezione di Biologia Evolutiva e Comparata, Universita Federico II di Napoli, Via Mezzocannone, 8, 80134, Naples, Italy
    J Mol Neurosci 39:144-56. 2009
    ..Our findings suggest that also in reptiles an effective PACAP system is present and that it could be implicated in some essential physiological functions as a result of its high conservation amongst vertebrates...
  7. ncbi request reprint Molecular characterization and gene expression of the pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide (PACAP) in the lizard brain
    Salvatore Valiante
    Dipartimento di Biologia Evolutiva e Comparata, Universita di Napoli Federico II, Via Mezzocannone, 8, 80134 Napoli, Italy
    Brain Res 1127:66-75. 2007
    ..Our data demonstrate that PACAP is not only highly preserved during vertebrate evolution but also suggest that PACAP could be implicated in a wide number of functions in the physiology of the reptile brain...
  8. ncbi request reprint The newt Triturus carnifex as a model for monitoring the ecotoxic impact of the fungicide thiophanate methyl: adverse effects on the adrenal gland
    Anna Capaldo
    Department of Biological Sciences, Section of Evolutive and Comparative Biology, University Federico II, Via Mezzocannone 8, 80134 Naples, Italy
    Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 143:86-93. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The effects of the fungicide methyl thiophanate on adrenal gland morphophysiology of the lizard, Podarcis sicula
    Maria De Falco
    Department of Biological Sciences, Section of Evolutionary and Comparative Biology, University Federico II of Naples, 80134, Naples, Italy
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 53:241-8. 2007
    ..We also observed lymphocyte and macrophage infiltrations, signs of cell degeneration. Our findings on the bioindicator P. sicula provide an interesting basis to further elucidate the systemic mechanisms of EDCs...
  10. doi request reprint Pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide and its receptor PAC1 in the testis of Triturus carnifex and Podarcis sicula
    Marisa Agnese
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Via Mezzocannone 8, 80134 Napoli, Italy
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 168:256-61. 2010
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Novel localization of orexin A in the tubular cytotypes of the rat testis
    Simona Tafuri
    Department of Biological Structures, Functions and Technologies, University of Naples Federico II, Via F Delpino 1, 80137 Naples, Italy
    Regul Pept 164:53-7. 2010
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Atrial natriuretic factor: localization in the adrenal gland of the lizard Podarcis sicula and effects on pituitary-adrenal axis activity
    Anna Capaldo
    Department of Evolutive and Comparative Biology, University Federico II, 80134 Naples, Italy
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 139:227-35. 2004
    ..The effects of ANF on the adrenal gland suggest that this peptide may affect reptilian salt and fluid homeostasis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Localization and role of serotonin in the adrenal gland of Podarcis sicula (Reptilia, Lacertidae)
    Anna Capaldo
    Department of Evolutionary and Comparative Biology, University Federico II, Via Mezzocannone 8, Naples 80134, Italy
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 132:66-76. 2003
    ..These data suggested that serotonin might be involved in the modulation of Podarcis pituitary-adrenal axis, and act as a paracrine factor to modulate corticosteroid production...
  14. doi request reprint Effect of 17beta-estradiol and progesterone on vitellogenesis in the spotted ray Torpedo marmorata Risso 1810 (Elasmobranchii: Torpediniformes): studies on females and on estrogen-treated males
    Marina Prisco
    Department of Biological Sciences, Evolutionary and Comparative Biology Division, University of Naples Federico II, Via Mezzocannone 8, 80134 Naples, Italy
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 157:125-32. 2008
    ..We demonstrate that in Torpedo vitellogenin synthesis, as in other vertebrates, is under the control of E(2) but also that this synthesis is probably under the control of progesterone...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effects of dopamine on the adrenal gland of Podarcis sicula (Reptilia, Lacertidae)
    Anna Capaldo
    Department of Evolutive and Comparative Biology, University of Naples Federico II, 80134, Naples, Italy
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 135:17-24. 2004
    ..These cells might be the morphological expression of a process of catecholamine resynthesis, due to a possible increase in catecholamine release, following exposure to dopamine...
  16. ncbi request reprint A biphasic role of nuclear transcription factor (NF)-kappaB in the islet beta-cell apoptosis induced by interleukin (IL)-1beta
    Gianpaolo Papaccio
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Laboratory of Histology and Embriology, 2nd University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Cell Physiol 204:124-30. 2005
    ..Furthermore, when the IL-1beta stress impairs islet beta-cell function, NF-kappaB activation regulates the entrance of islet beta-cell into the cell death program...
  17. doi request reprint Morphological and functional changes in the thyroid gland of methyl thiophanate-injected lizards, Podarcis sicula
    Rosaria Sciarrillo
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biologiche e Ambientali, Universita degli Studi del Sannio, Benevento, Italy
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 55:254-61. 2008
    ..This study highlights how thyroid gland disruption, both structural and functional, in lizard and other nontarget organisms might also have an environmental aetiology...
  18. ncbi request reprint Different patterns of expression of five neuropeptides in the adrenal gland and kidney of two species of frog
    Maria De Falco
    Department of Evolutive and Comparative Biology, Naples University Federico II, Italy
    Histochem J 34:21-6. 2002
    ..A strong positivity was also observed in kidney in both frogs. These observations suggest a possible role of these peptides in the control of the physiological functions of adrenal glands and kidney of the two species of frogs studied...