Affiliation: G. Gaslini Institute
Gattorno M, Caorsi R, Meini A, Cattalini M, Federici S, Zulian F, et al
. Differentiating PFAPA syndrome from monogenic periodic fevers. Pediatrics. 2009;124:e721-8 pubmed publisher
..The Gaslini diagnostic score represents a useful tool to identify patients meeting PFAPA syndrome criteria and at low risk of carrying relevant mutations in genes associated with periodic fevers. ..
Gattorno M, Chicha L, Gregorio A, Ferlito F, Rossi F, Jarrossay D, et al
. Distinct expression pattern of IFN-alpha and TNF-alpha in juvenile idiopathic arthritis synovial tissue. Rheumatology (Oxford). 2007;46:657-65 pubmed
..These data suggest that besides TNF-alpha-expressing cells, IFN-alpha-producing IPCs are involved in initiation, maintenance or regulation of the inflammatory response in JIA. ..
Finetti M, Insalaco A, Cantarini L, Meini A, Breda L, Alessio M, et al
. Long-term efficacy of interleukin-1 receptor antagonist (anakinra) in corticosteroid-dependent and colchicine-resistant recurrent pericarditis. J Pediatr. 2014;164:1425-31.e1 pubmed publisher
..The long-term use of anakinra in monotherapy is associated with persistent control of recurrent pericarditis. ..
Omenetti A, Carta S, Caorsi R, Finetti M, Marotto D, Lattanzi B, et al
. Disease activity accounts for long-term efficacy of IL-1 blockers in pyogenic sterile arthritis pyoderma gangrenosum and severe acne syndrome. Rheumatology (Oxford). 2016;55:1325-35 pubmed publisher
Gattorno M, Prigione I, Morandi F, Gregorio A, Chiesa S, Ferlito F, et al
. Phenotypic and functional characterisation of CCR7+ and CCR7- CD4+ memory T cells homing to the joints in juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Arthritis Res Ther. 2005;7:R256-67 pubmed
..Moreover, discrete patterns of chemokine receptor expression are detected in the synovial tissue. ..
Gattorno M, Tassi S, Carta S, Delfino L, Ferlito F, Pelagatti M, et al
. Pattern of interleukin-1beta secretion in response to lipopolysaccharide and ATP before and after interleukin-1 blockade in patients with CIAS1 mutations. Arthritis Rheum. 2007;56:3138-48 pubmed
..These findings may have implications for other chronic inflammatory conditions characterized by increased IL-1beta. ..