Roberta Lanzillo

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Atorvastatin combined to interferon to verify the efficacy (ACTIVE) in relapsing-remitting active multiple sclerosis patients: a longitudinal controlled trial of combination therapy
    Roberta Lanzillo
    Federico University, Neurological Sciences Department, Naples, Italy
    Mult Scler 16:450-4. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological assessment, quantitative MRI and ApoE gene polymorphisms in a series of MS patients treated with IFN beta-1b
    Roberta Lanzillo
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Federico II University, Via Pansini, 5 80131 Naples, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 245:141-5. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Natalizumab is effective in multiple sclerosis patients switching from other disease modifying therapies in clinical practice
    R Lanzillo
    Neurological Sciences Department, Federico II University, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Neurol Sci 34:521-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Natalizumab vs interferon beta 1a in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis: a head-to-head retrospective study
    R Lanzillo
    Neurological Sciences Department, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Acta Neurol Scand 126:306-14. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I and IGF-binding protein-3 serum levels in relapsing-remitting and secondary progressive multiple sclerosis patients
    R Lanzillo
    Neurology, Hermitage Capodimonte Hospital, Naples, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 18:1402-6. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis and headache co-morbidity. A case-control study
    G Vacca
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Neurol Sci 28:133-5. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Early onset calpainopathy with normal non-functional calpain 3 level
    R Lanzillo
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:304-6. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Predictive factors of neutralizing antibodies development in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis patients on interferon Beta-1b therapy
    R Lanzillo
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Federico II University, Via Pansini 5, Naples, Italy
    Neurol Sci 32:287-92. 2011
  9. pmc Chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency in multiple sclerosis: a highly prevalent age-dependent phenomenon
    Roberta Lanzillo
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Federico II University School of Medicine, Naples, Italy
    BMC Neurol 13:20. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Multiple sclerosis: cerebral circulation time
    Marcello Mancini
    Institute of Biostructure and Bioimaging, National Research Council of Italy, Federico II University School of Medicine, Via Pansini 5, Edificio 10, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Radiology 262:947-55. 2012

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Atorvastatin combined to interferon to verify the efficacy (ACTIVE) in relapsing-remitting active multiple sclerosis patients: a longitudinal controlled trial of combination therapy
    Roberta Lanzillo
    Federico University, Neurological Sciences Department, Naples, Italy
    Mult Scler 16:450-4. 2010
    ..At survival analysis, the risk for a 1-point EDSS increase was slightly higher in group B than in group A (p = 0.053). Low-dose atorvastatin may be beneficial, as add-on therapy, in poor responders to high-dose interferon beta-1a alone...
  2. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological assessment, quantitative MRI and ApoE gene polymorphisms in a series of MS patients treated with IFN beta-1b
    Roberta Lanzillo
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Federico II University, Via Pansini, 5 80131 Naples, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 245:141-5. 2006
    ..This ongoing trial suggests a possible beneficial effect of IFN beta-1b treatment on cognitive functions in RRMS patients. Extension of follow-up and further data analyses are needed to confirm and clarify these findings...
  3. doi request reprint Natalizumab is effective in multiple sclerosis patients switching from other disease modifying therapies in clinical practice
    R Lanzillo
    Neurological Sciences Department, Federico II University, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Neurol Sci 34:521-8. 2013
    ..Natalizumab showed to decrease ARR, stabilize EDSS, increase the percentage of CELs free patients and decrease the number of CELs in a group of 50 poor responders to classical DMT, after the first 12 months of therapy...
  4. doi request reprint Natalizumab vs interferon beta 1a in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis: a head-to-head retrospective study
    R Lanzillo
    Neurological Sciences Department, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Acta Neurol Scand 126:306-14. 2012
    ..No head-to-head study has been performed yet to assess whether natalizumab is more effective than classical immunomodulators in multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  5. doi request reprint Insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I and IGF-binding protein-3 serum levels in relapsing-remitting and secondary progressive multiple sclerosis patients
    R Lanzillo
    Neurology, Hermitage Capodimonte Hospital, Naples, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 18:1402-6. 2011
    ..A role of IGFBP-3 in multiple sclerosis (MS) progression was hypothesized in patients with primary progressive (PP) MS...
  6. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis and headache co-morbidity. A case-control study
    G Vacca
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Neurol Sci 28:133-5. 2007
    ..First symptoms of headache preceded those of MS in two thirds of cases. Headache features did not significantly change after MS onset. Comorbidity of MS and PH could be explained by some common clinical and biological traits...
  7. ncbi request reprint Early onset calpainopathy with normal non-functional calpain 3 level
    R Lanzillo
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:304-6. 2006
    ..This is the first genetically confirmed case of very early onset calpainopathy with a normal amount of protein at WB. Molecular analysis is also suggested in very young patients with normal WB...
  8. doi request reprint Predictive factors of neutralizing antibodies development in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis patients on interferon Beta-1b therapy
    R Lanzillo
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Federico II University, Via Pansini 5, Naples, Italy
    Neurol Sci 32:287-92. 2011
    ..0 and 5.6, respectively). Our study suggests that NAbs development might be a marker of a more aggressive disease and that worse outcome in NAbs producers might be biased by baseline condition...
  9. pmc Chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency in multiple sclerosis: a highly prevalent age-dependent phenomenon
    Roberta Lanzillo
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Federico II University School of Medicine, Naples, Italy
    BMC Neurol 13:20. 2013
    ..This study aimed to investigate the prevalence and clinical relevance of chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency (CCSVI) in multiple sclerosis (MS) patients and healthy controls using extra- and intracranial colour Doppler sonography...
  10. doi request reprint Multiple sclerosis: cerebral circulation time
    Marcello Mancini
    Institute of Biostructure and Bioimaging, National Research Council of Italy, Federico II University School of Medicine, Via Pansini 5, Edificio 10, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Radiology 262:947-55. 2012
    ..To assess cerebral circulation times (CCTs) in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) and control subjects by using contrast material-enhanced ultrasonography (US) to determine whether vascular abnormalities can be detected in this disease...
  11. ncbi request reprint Brain tissue volume changes in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis: correlation with lesion load
    Mario Quarantelli
    Biostructure and Bioimaging Institute, National Council for Research, Building 10, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Neuroimage 18:360-6. 2003
    ..Brain atrophy in RR-MS is mainly related to GM loss, which correlates with faWM. Both measures do not appear to significantly affect EDSS, which correlates to disease duration...
  12. ncbi request reprint Modifications of brain tissue volumes in facioscapulohumeral dystrophy
    Mario Quarantelli
    Biostructure and Bioimaging Institute, National Council for Research, Naples, Italy
    Neuroimage 32:1237-42. 2006
    ..10(-3)). To the best of our knowledge, this is the first study to demonstrate a reduction in GM volume in FSHD. We hypothesize that localized GM loss in FSHD is the consequence of a selective involvement of specific CNS structures...
  13. pmc Effects of Bacille Calmette-Guerin after the first demyelinating event in the CNS
    Giovanni Ristori
    From the Center for Experimental Neurological Therapies G R, S R, S C, A V, C B, G C, M S, S Andrea Hospital Site, Neurosciences, Mental Health, and Sensory Organs NESMOS Department and Department of Neurology and Psychiatry E T, M F, C P, Sapienza University of Rome, Department of Neurological Sciences C G, Azienda Ospedaliera S Camillo Forlanini, Rome MSCenter L M, D C and Neuroradiology Unit P C, Fondazione Don Carlo Gnocchi, IRCCS, Milan Department of Neurological Sciences R L, V B, Federico II University, and Biostructure and Bioimaging Institute M Q, CNR, Naples and National Centre of Epidemiology N V, National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    Neurology 82:41-8. 2014
    ..To evaluate Bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG) effects after clinically isolated syndromes (CIS)...
  14. ncbi request reprint A new POLG1 mutation with peo and severe axonal and demyelinating sensory-motor neuropathy
    L Santoro
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Sergio Pansini 5, 80131, Napoli, Italia
    J Neurol 253:869-74. 2006
    ..Recent positional cloning studies have linked the disease to four different chromosomal loci. Mutations in POLG1 are a frequent cause of this disorder...
  15. ncbi request reprint Analysis of dystrophin gene deletions indicates that the hinge III region of the protein correlates with disease severity
    A Carsana
    Dipartimento di Biochimica e Biotecnologie Mediche, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, and CEINGE Biotecnologie Avanzate, Via S Pansini 5, 80131 Napoli, Italy
    Ann Hum Genet 69:253-9. 2005
    ..Our data obtained in BMD patients, by confirming inferences arising from minigene transfection experiments in mdx mice, represent an important contribution to gene therapy approaches...
  16. ncbi request reprint Epileptic seizures in multiple sclerosis: clinical and EEG correlations
    P Striano
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Federico II University of Naples, Via Pansini 5, I 80131 Naples, Italy
    Neurol Sci 24:322-8. 2003
    ..Prognosis of epilepsy during the course of MS is usually good but the choice of AEDs remains a matter of debate...
  17. ncbi request reprint Aphasia as a rare presentation of monosymptomatic demyelinating disease: case report and review of the literature
    L Di Majo
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Federico II University, Via Pansini 5, I 80131 Naples, Italy
    Neurol Sci 23:79-82. 2002
    ..The clinical and radiological differences between multiple sclerosis and acute disseminated encephalomyelitis are discussed. Although aphasia has already been described in demyelinating diseases, we underline its rarity as onset symptom...
  18. ncbi request reprint The glycopeptide CSF114(Glc) detects serum antibodies in multiple sclerosis
    Francesco Lolli
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche e Psichiatriche, Universita degli Studi di Firenze, Viale Morgagni 85, I 50134 Firenze, Italy
    J Neuroimmunol 167:131-7. 2005
    ..The study of antibodies to CSF114(Glc) is a new, potential immunological marker of MS...