Cecilia Invitti

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Affiliation: Istituto Auxologico Italiano
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Differences in visceral fat and fat bacterial colonization between ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease. An in vivo and in vitro study
    Alessandra Zulian
    Diabetes Research Laboratory, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e78495. 2013
  2. pmc Glucose tolerance and weight loss in obese women with obstructive sleep apnea
    Luisa Gilardini
    Department of Medical Sciences and Rehabilitation, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e61382. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint [Obesity and low-grade systemic inflammation]
    C Invitti
    Unità Operativa di Malattie Metaboliche e Diabetologia, Istituto Scientifico San Michele, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 27:209-14. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Period prevalence of abnormal glucose tolerance and cardiovascular risk factors among obese children attending an obesity centre in Italy
    Cecilia Invitti
    Department of Metabolic Diseases and Diabetes, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Via Ariosto 13, 20145 Milan, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 16:256-62. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome in obese Caucasian children: prevalence using WHO-derived criteria and association with nontraditional cardiovascular risk factors
    C Invitti
    Department of Metabolic Diseases and Diabetes, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:627-33. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and concomitants of glucose intolerance in European obese children and adolescents
    Cecilia Invitti
    Department of Metabolic Diseases and Diabetes, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    Diabetes Care 26:118-24. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Insulin sensitivity deteriorates after short-term lifestyle intervention in the insulin sensitive phenotype of obesity
    Luisa Gilardini
    Department of Medical Sciences and Rehabilitation, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Via Ariosto 13, Milan, Italy
    Obes Facts 5:68-76. 2012
  8. doi request reprint In vitro and in vivo effects of metformin on human adipose tissue adiponectin
    Alessandra Zulian
    Department of Medical Sciences and Rehabilitation, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Obes Facts 4:27-33. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Visceral adipocytes: old actors in obesity and new protagonists in Crohn's disease?
    Alessandra Zulian
    Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    Gut 61:86-94. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Factors associated with early atherosclerosis and arterial calcifications in young subjects with a benign phenotype of obesity
    Luisa Gilardini
    Department of Medical Sciences and Rehabilitation, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1684-9. 2011

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  1. pmc Differences in visceral fat and fat bacterial colonization between ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease. An in vivo and in vitro study
    Alessandra Zulian
    Diabetes Research Laboratory, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e78495. 2013
    ..The influence of bacteria stored within adipocytes on the clinical course of IBD warrants further investigations...
  2. pmc Glucose tolerance and weight loss in obese women with obstructive sleep apnea
    Luisa Gilardini
    Department of Medical Sciences and Rehabilitation, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e61382. 2013
    ..The study explored 1) whether OSA is associated with impaired glucose homeostasis in obese non diabetic premenopausal and menopausal women and 2) the effects of a 3- month lifestyle intervention on glucose homeostasis in OSA women...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Obesity and low-grade systemic inflammation]
    C Invitti
    Unità Operativa di Malattie Metaboliche e Diabetologia, Istituto Scientifico San Michele, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 27:209-14. 2002
    ..Further research will be required to determine the pathophysiological meaning of the chronic inflammation associated to obesity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Period prevalence of abnormal glucose tolerance and cardiovascular risk factors among obese children attending an obesity centre in Italy
    Cecilia Invitti
    Department of Metabolic Diseases and Diabetes, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Via Ariosto 13, 20145 Milan, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 16:256-62. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the prevalence of glucose intolerance and other cardiovascular risk factors in obese children over a 24-year period...
  5. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome in obese Caucasian children: prevalence using WHO-derived criteria and association with nontraditional cardiovascular risk factors
    C Invitti
    Department of Metabolic Diseases and Diabetes, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:627-33. 2006
    ..Moreover, it is unknown if nontraditional cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors are associated with the MS at this early age in these subjects...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and concomitants of glucose intolerance in European obese children and adolescents
    Cecilia Invitti
    Department of Metabolic Diseases and Diabetes, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    Diabetes Care 26:118-24. 2003
    ..The prevalence of glucose intolerance and its determinants and the relation of cardiovascular risk factors with levels of glycemia and degree of obesity were studied in grossly obese children of European origin...
  7. doi request reprint Insulin sensitivity deteriorates after short-term lifestyle intervention in the insulin sensitive phenotype of obesity
    Luisa Gilardini
    Department of Medical Sciences and Rehabilitation, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Via Ariosto 13, Milan, Italy
    Obes Facts 5:68-76. 2012
    ..To investigate the effects of a 3-month lifestyle intervention on insulin sensitivity and its related cardiometabolic factors in obese patients...
  8. doi request reprint In vitro and in vivo effects of metformin on human adipose tissue adiponectin
    Alessandra Zulian
    Department of Medical Sciences and Rehabilitation, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Obes Facts 4:27-33. 2011
    ..We analysed whether metformin modulates, in vitro and in vivo, gene expression, protein content, and secretion of adiponectin...
  9. doi request reprint Visceral adipocytes: old actors in obesity and new protagonists in Crohn's disease?
    Alessandra Zulian
    Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    Gut 61:86-94. 2012
    ..Crohn's disease (CD) is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease characterised by a peculiar accumulation of mesenteric adipose tissue covering the inflamed intestinal wall...
  10. doi request reprint Factors associated with early atherosclerosis and arterial calcifications in young subjects with a benign phenotype of obesity
    Luisa Gilardini
    Department of Medical Sciences and Rehabilitation, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1684-9. 2011
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  11. ncbi request reprint Adiponectin is a candidate marker of metabolic syndrome in obese children and adolescents
    Luisa Gilardini
    Unit of Metabolic Diseases and Diabetes, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Via Ariosto 13, 20145 Milan, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 189:401-7. 2006
    ..Hypoadiponectinemia was independently associated with the MS risk (p<0.0001). In conclusion in obese children and adolescents AD is the best predictor of MS and thus of higher cardiovascular disease risk...
  12. pmc A novel missense mutation in the signal peptide of the human POMC gene: a possible additional link between early-onset type 2 diabetes and obesity
    Monica Mencarelli
    Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Hum Genet 20:1290-4. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint Molecular and morphologic characterization of superficial- and deep-subcutaneous adipose tissue subdivisions in human obesity
    Raffaella Cancello
    Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:2562-70. 2013
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  14. pmc Protein kinase A regulatory subunits in human adipose tissue: decreased R2B expression and activity in adipocytes from obese subjects
    Giovanna Mantovani
    Endocrine Unit, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Milan, Fondazione Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Diabetes 58:620-6. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate possible differences in R2B expression, PKA activity, and lipolysis in adipose tissues from obese and nonobese subjects...
  15. ncbi request reprint Low-K+ dependent QT prolongation and risk for ventricular arrhythmia in anorexia nervosa
    Mario Facchini
    Divisione di Cardiologia, Ospedale San Luca, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milano
    Int J Cardiol 106:170-6. 2006
    ..QT prolongation and ventricular arrhythmia have been proposed as the mechanism for sudden death in anorexia nervosa. The prevalence and the cause of QT prolongation remain controversial...
  16. ncbi request reprint Impaired glucose tolerance in obese children and adolescents
    Cecilia Invitti
    N Engl J Med 347:290-2; author reply 290-2. 2002
  17. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and concomitance of high blood pressure in Italian obese children
    Cecilia Invitti
    J Hypertens 23:1605-6; author reply 1607. 2005
  18. ncbi request reprint The impact of the degree of obesity on the discrepancies between office and ambulatory blood pressure values in youth
    Empar Lurbe
    Pediatric Nephrology and Cardiovascular Risk Unit, Consorcio Hospital General, University of Valencia, RECAVA, Spain
    J Hypertens 24:1557-64. 2006
    ..The impact of different degrees of obesity on BP and heart rate variability was also investigated...
  19. ncbi request reprint Obesity and the metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents
    Cecilia Invitti
    N Engl J Med 351:1146-8; author reply 1146-8. 2004
  20. ncbi request reprint Fasting glucose is not useful in identifying obese white children with impaired glucose tolerance
    Luisa Gilardini
    J Pediatr 149:282. 2006
  21. doi request reprint Effect of candesartan on progression and regression of retinopathy in type 2 diabetes (DIRECT-Protect 2): a randomised placebo-controlled trial
    Anne Katrin Sjølie
    Department of Ophthalmology, Odense University Hospital, Odense, Denmark
    Lancet 372:1385-93. 2008
    ..Diabetic retinopathy remains a leading cause of visual loss in people of working age. We examined whether candesartan treatment could slow the progression and, secondly, induce regression of retinopathy in people with type 2 diabetes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Can glycaemia affect blood pressure?
    Cecilia Invitti
    J Hypertens 21:1265-7. 2003