Claudio Molinari

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of the renal vasodilation caused by insulin in anesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    Life Sci 69:1699-708. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of progesterone on peripheral blood flow in prepubertal female anesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia di Novara, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    J Vasc Res 38:569-77. 2001
  3. pmc The effect of testosterone on regional blood flow in prepubertal anaesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, I 28100 Novara, Italy
    J Physiol 543:365-72. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of insulin on coronary blood flow in anesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, I 28100 Novara, Italy
    J Vasc Res 39:504-13. 2002
  5. pmc The effect of dehydroepiandrosterone on coronary blood flow in prepubertal anaesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    J Physiol 549:937-44. 2003
  6. pmc The effect of dehydroepiandrosterone on regional blood flow in prepubertal anaesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    J Physiol 557:307-19. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of nitric oxide in the peripheral vasoconstriction caused by human placental lactogen in anaesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, I 28100 Novara, Italy
    Exp Physiol 91:603-10. 2006
  8. doi request reprint 1α,25-dihydroxycholecalciferol induces nitric oxide production in cultured endothelial cells
    Claudio Molinari
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Eastern Piedmont, Novara, Italy
    Cell Physiol Biochem 27:661-8. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular effects and c-Fos expression in the rat hindbrain in response to innocuous stomach distension
    Claudio Molinari
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, 28100 Novara, Italy
    Brain Res Bull 69:140-6. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of activation of the renin-angiotensin system on the reflex regional vasoconstriction caused by distension of the uterus in anaesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    Auton Neurosci 93:56-64. 2001

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Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of the renal vasodilation caused by insulin in anesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    Life Sci 69:1699-708. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of progesterone on peripheral blood flow in prepubertal female anesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia di Novara, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    J Vasc Res 38:569-77. 2001
    ..The present study shows that intravenous infusion of progesterone dilated mesenteric, renal and iliac circulations. The mechanism of this response involved the release of nitric oxide...
  3. pmc The effect of testosterone on regional blood flow in prepubertal anaesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, I 28100 Novara, Italy
    J Physiol 543:365-72. 2002
    ..The present study shows that intra-arterial infusion of testosterone dilated coronary, mesenteric, renal and iliac circulations. The mechanism of this response involved the release of nitric oxide...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of insulin on coronary blood flow in anesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, I 28100 Novara, Italy
    J Vasc Res 39:504-13. 2002
    ..Thus insulin caused a coronary vasoconstriction mediated by sympathetic alpha-adrenergic effects and a vasodilatation related to the release of nitric oxide. The net effect was a coronary vasoconstriction...
  5. pmc The effect of dehydroepiandrosterone on coronary blood flow in prepubertal anaesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    J Physiol 549:937-44. 2003
    ..The mechanisms of this response were shown to involve the inhibition of a vasodilatory beta-adrenergic receptor-mediated effect related to the release of nitric oxide...
  6. pmc The effect of dehydroepiandrosterone on regional blood flow in prepubertal anaesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    J Physiol 557:307-19. 2004
    ..The mechanisms of this response were shown to be due to the inhibition of a vasodilatory beta(2)-adrenergic receptor-mediated effect, which possibly involved the release of nitric oxide...
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of nitric oxide in the peripheral vasoconstriction caused by human placental lactogen in anaesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, I 28100 Novara, Italy
    Exp Physiol 91:603-10. 2006
    ..These results indicate that the coronary, renal and iliac vasoconstriction caused by human placental lactogen, known to involve antagonism of beta2-adrenergic vasodilatory effects, was mediated by inhibition of nitric oxide release...
  8. doi request reprint 1α,25-dihydroxycholecalciferol induces nitric oxide production in cultured endothelial cells
    Claudio Molinari
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Eastern Piedmont, Novara, Italy
    Cell Physiol Biochem 27:661-8. 2011
    ..A number of experimental studies have shown that vitD may have an important role in modifying risk for cardiovascular disease...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular effects and c-Fos expression in the rat hindbrain in response to innocuous stomach distension
    Claudio Molinari
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, 28100 Novara, Italy
    Brain Res Bull 69:140-6. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of activation of the renin-angiotensin system on the reflex regional vasoconstriction caused by distension of the uterus in anaesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    Auton Neurosci 93:56-64. 2001
    ..7%, 8.2% and 18%. These results showed that the activation of the RAS significantly contributed to the alpha-adrenergic receptor-mediated regional vasoconstrictive responses reflexly elicited by distension of the uterus...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prolactin induces regional vasoconstriction through the beta2-adrenergic and nitric oxide mechanisms
    Claudio Molinari
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, I 28100 Novara, Italy
    Endocrinology 148:4080-90. 2007
    ..These effects were brought about by the inhibition of a vasodilatory beta(2)-adrenergic receptor-mediated effect related to the NO intracellular pathway...
  12. ncbi request reprint The effect of progesterone on coronary blood flow in anaesthesized pigs
    C Molinari
    Laboratorio de Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia di Novara, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, I 28100 Novara, Italy
    Exp Physiol 86:101-8. 2001
    ..The present study showed that intravenous infusion of progesterone primarily caused coronary vasodilatation. The mechanism of this response was shown to involve the endothelial release of nitric oxide...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effect of urocortin II administration on the coronary circulation and cardiac function in the anaesthetized pig is nitric-oxide-dependent
    Elena Grossini
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, I 28100 Novara, Italy
    Eur J Pharmacol 578:242-8. 2008
    ..This provides a mechanism through which a local increase of urocortin II levels can help improve a compromised cardiovascular function...
  14. doi request reprint Intracoronary intermedin 1-47 augments cardiac perfusion and function in anesthetized pigs: role of calcitonin receptors and beta-adrenoreceptor-mediated nitric oxide release
    Elena Grossini
    Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Via Solaroli 17, Novara I 28100, Italy
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 107:1037-50. 2009
    ..The intracellular signaling involved cAMP-dependent activation of kinases and the opening of K+ channels...
  15. ncbi request reprint Intracoronary ghrelin infusion decreases coronary blood flow in anesthetized pigs
    Elena Grossini
    Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, I 28100 Novara, Italy
    Endocrinology 148:806-12. 2007
    ..The mechanisms of this response were shown to involve the inhibition of a vasodilatory beta(2)-adrenergic receptor-mediated effect related to the release of nitric oxide...
  16. doi request reprint Modulation of programmed forms of cell death by intracoronary levosimendan during regional myocardial ischemia in anesthetized pigs
    Elena Grossini
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of East Piedmont A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 24:5-15. 2010
    ..Here we tested whether the intracoronary administration of levosimendan can beneficially modulate programmed cell death in acute regional myocardial ischemia...
  17. doi request reprint Intracoronary genistein acutely increases coronary blood flow in anesthetized pigs through beta-adrenergic mediated nitric oxide release and estrogenic receptors
    Elena Grossini
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, I 28100 Novara, Italy
    Endocrinology 149:2678-87. 2008
    ..In conclusion, genistein primarily caused coronary vasodilation the mechanism of which involved ERalpha/ERbeta and the release of NO through vasodilatory beta(2)-adrenoreceptor effects...
  18. doi request reprint Levosimendan protection against kidney ischemia/reperfusion injuries in anesthetized pigs
    Elena Grossini
    Department of Translational Medicine, University East Piedmont, Via Solaroli 17, I 28100 Novara, Italy
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 342:376-88. 2012
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Urocortin II induces nitric oxide production through cAMP and Ca2+ related pathways in endothelial cells
    Elena Grossini
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    Cell Physiol Biochem 23:87-96. 2009
    ..However, little information has been available regarding the intracellular signalling through these receptors and leading to the release of nitric oxide (NO)...
  20. doi request reprint Intracoronary levosimendan prevents myocardial ischemic damages and activates survival signaling through ATP-sensitive potassium channel and nitric oxide
    Philippe Primo Caimmi
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Maggiore della Carità and University of East Piedmont A Avogadro, Corso Mazzini 18, 28100, Novara, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 39:e59-67. 2011
    ..In this study, we have examined the cardiac effects of different doses of intracoronary levosimendan on ischemia/reperfusion injuries, and the involvement of K(ATP) channels and nitric oxide (NO)...
  21. ncbi request reprint The effect of distension of the stomach on peripheral blood flow in anaesthetized pigs
    G Vacca
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia di Novara, Universita di Torino, Italy
    Exp Physiol 81:385-96. 1996
    ..These reflex responses were mediated by sympathetic mechanisms which involved both alpha and beta vascular adrenoceptors and their afferent limb was in the vagal nerves...
  22. doi request reprint Modulation of calcium movements by urocortin II in endothelial cells
    Elena Grossini
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, I 28100 Novara, Italy
    Cell Physiol Biochem 25:221-32. 2010
    ..In endothelial cells urocortin II has recently been found to activate nitric oxide synthase through cAMP-dependent and Ca(2+)-related pathway...
  23. doi request reprint Intracoronary melatonin increases coronary blood flow and cardiac function through β-adrenoreceptors, MT1/MT2 receptors, and nitric oxide in anesthetized pigs
    Elena Grossini
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita degli Studi del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Chirurgia Sperimentale, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Maggiore Della Carità, Novara, Italy
    J Pineal Res 51:246-57. 2011
    ..These findings add new information about the mechanisms through which melatonin physiologically modulates cardiovascular function and exerts cardioprotective effects...
  24. ncbi request reprint Activation of the renin-angiotensin system contributes to the peripheral vasoconstriction reflexly caused by stomach distension in anaesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia di Novara, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Italy
    Exp Physiol 88:359-67. 2003
    ..These results show that the peripheral vasoconstriction reflexly caused by stomach distension was significantly contributed to by the concomitant activation of the renin-angiotensin system...
  25. doi request reprint CCK receptors-related signaling involved in nitric oxide production caused by gastrin 17 in porcine coronary endothelial cells
    Elena Grossini
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Centro di Biotecnologie per la Ricerca Medica Applicata, Universita degli Studi del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, Chirurgia Sperimentale, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Maggiore Della Carità, corso Mazzini 36, Novara, Italy
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 350:20-30. 2012
    ..In conclusion, in coronary endothelial cells, gastrin-17 induced eNOS-dependent NO production through CCK1/CCK2 receptors- and β(2)-adrenoceptors-related pathway. The intracellular signaling involved a preferential PKA pathway over PKC...
  26. ncbi request reprint Haemodynamic effects of the intravenous administration of growth hormone in anaesthetized pigs
    G Vacca
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia di Novara, Universita di Torino, Via Solaroli 17, I 28100 Novara, Italy
    Pflugers Arch 436:159-67. 1998
    ..The mechanisms of these responses involved beta2-adrenoceptor effects...
  27. ncbi request reprint Reflex haemodynamic responses caused by distension of the uterus in anaesthetized pigs
    G Vacca
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia di Novara, Universita di Torino, Italy
    J Auton Nerv Syst 63:1-11. 1997
    ..These reflex responses were mediated by efferent sympathetic mechanisms...
  28. doi request reprint Intracoronary secretin increases cardiac perfusion and function in anaesthetized pigs through pathways involving β-adrenoceptors and nitric oxide
    Elena Grossini
    Laboratory of Physiology, Department of Translational Medicine, University East Piedmont A Avogadro, School of Medicine, and Experimental Surgery, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Maggiore Della Carità, Via Solaroli 17, I 28100 Novara, Italy
    Exp Physiol 98:973-87. 2013
    ..In conclusion, in anaesthetized pigs secretin primarily increased cardiac function and perfusion through the involvement of specific receptors, β-adrenoceptors and NO release...
  29. doi request reprint Intracoronary gastrin 17 increases cardiac perfusion and function through autonomic nervous system, CCK receptors, and nitric oxide in anesthetized pigs
    Elena Grossini
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Universita degli Studi del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 110:95-108. 2011
    ..In conclusion, gastrin 17 primarily increased coronary blood flow and cardiac function through the involvement of CCK receptors, β-adrenoceptors, and NO release...
  30. doi request reprint Levosimendan modulates programmed forms of cell death through K(ATP) channels and nitric oxide
    Francesca Uberti
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita degli Studi del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17 and Chirurgia Sperimentale, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Maggiore Della Carità, corso Mazzini 36, Novara, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 57:246-58. 2011
    ..The mitoK(ATP) channels and NO may be involved in such cardioprotection through interference with mitochondrial functioning...
  31. doi request reprint 1α,25-Dihydroxycholecalciferol (Vitamin D3) induces NO-dependent endothelial cell proliferation and migration in a three-dimensional matrix
    Claudio Molinari
    Translational Medicine Department, University of Eastern Piedmont A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, Novara, Italy
    Cell Physiol Biochem 31:815-22. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether Vit. D addition to porcine EC could affect their proliferation and/or migration in a three-dimensional matrix via NO production...
  32. doi request reprint In anesthetized pigs human chorionic gonadotropin increases myocardial perfusion and function through a β-adrenergic-related pathway and nitric oxide
    Elena Grossini
    Physiology Laboratory, Department of Translational Medicine, University East Piedmont A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 115:422-35. 2013
    ..Moreover, cAMP/PKA-dependent kinases phosphorylation was found to play a role in eliciting the observed NO production in CEC...
  33. doi request reprint Management of acute cardiac failure by intracoronary administration of levosimendan
    Philippe P Caimmi
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Maggiore della Carita, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 58:246-53. 2011
    ..Therefore, IC Levosimendan administration in acute heart failure is safe and efficacious producing improved cardiac function without significant detrimental hypotension...
  34. pmc Levosimendan induces NO production through p38 MAPK, ERK and Akt in porcine coronary endothelial cells: role for mitochondrial K(ATP) channel
    E Grossini
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, Novara, Italy
    Br J Pharmacol 156:250-61. 2009
    ..Thus, the purpose of the present study was to examine the effects of levosimendan on NO production and to evaluate the intracellular signalling pathway involved...
  35. ncbi request reprint The effect of distension of the uterus on plasma renin activity (PRA) in anaesthetized pigs
    G Vacca
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita di Torino, Novara, Italy
    J Auton Nerv Syst 73:163-9. 1998
    ..The present study showed that distension of the uterus in anaesthetized pigs primarily caused a reflex increase in PRA. This reflex response was mediated by renal nerves and involved beta-adrenergic receptors...
  36. ncbi request reprint Coronary effects of cyclovirobuxine D in anesthetized pigs and in isolated porcine coronary arteries
    E Grossini
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    Life Sci 65:PL59-65. 1999
    ..The present study showed that cyclovirobuxine D caused a primary effect of coronary vasodilatation, which involved mechanisms related to the endothelial release of nitric oxide...
  37. ncbi request reprint The role of beta 2-adrenergic vascular receptors in the peripheral vasodilation caused by 17 beta-estradiol in anesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    Life Sci 65:1545-52. 1999
    ..This indicates that some vasodilator effects elicited by normally used replacement doses of the hormone may not be apparent...
  38. pmc The effect of 17beta-oestradiol on regional blood flow in anaesthetized pigs
    G Vacca
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia di Novara, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Italy
    J Physiol 514:875-84. 1999
    ..The mechanism of these responses was shown to be nitric oxide dependent...
  39. ncbi request reprint The role of nitric oxide in the coronary vasoconstriction caused by growth hormone in anaesthetized pigs
    C Molinari
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia di Novara, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Vercelli, Italy
    Exp Physiol 85:203-8. 2000
    ..These results indicated that the coronary vasoconstricting effect of growth hormone, known to involve antagonism of 2-adrenergic vasodilatory effect, was mediated by inhibition of nitric oxide release...
  40. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic effect of intracoronary administration of levosimendan in the anesthetized pig
    E Grossini
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 46:333-42. 2005
    ..The intracoronary administration of levosimendan exerts positive effects on myocardial blood supply without changes in ABP, HR, CVP, or in myocardial kinetics. The coronary effects of levosimendan are related to NO production...
  41. ncbi request reprint Human placental lactogen decreases regional blood flow in anesthetized pigs
    E Grossini
    Laboratorio di Fisiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    J Vasc Res 43:205-13. 2006
    ..The mechanism of this response was shown to be due to the inhibition of a vasodilatory beta2-adrenergic receptor-mediated effect...
  42. doi request reprint GABAA receptors expression pattern in rat brain following low pressure distension of the stomach
    M Sabbatini
    Laboratorio di Anatomia Umana, Dipartimento Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita del Piemonte Orientale, Novara, Italy
    Neuroscience 152:449-58. 2008
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint The effects of insulin on mesenteric blood flow in anaesthetized pigs
    E Grossini
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    Exp Physiol 89:363-71. 2004
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Intracoronary infusion of levosimendan to treat postpericardiotomy heart failure
    Philippe Primo Caimmi
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Ospedale Maggiore della Carita, School of Medicine, University of East Piedmont A Avogadro, Novara, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:e33-4. 2006
    ..No changes of heart rate and systemic arterial blood pressure were observed...
  45. ncbi request reprint The pattern of c-Fos immunoreactivity in the hindbrain of the rat following stomach distension
    M Sabbatini
    Lab Anatomia Umana, Dip to Scienze Mediche, Universita del Piemonte Orientale, Via Solaroli 17, 28100, Novara, Italy
    Exp Brain Res 157:315-23. 2004
    ..The differences in c-Fos immunoreactivity induced by changing the distension patterns suggested interactions between groups of vagal and splanchnic afferents...
  46. ncbi request reprint Regulation of Ca2+ movements by cyclovirobuxine D in ECV304 endothelial cells
    Elena Grossini
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita del Piemonte Orientale A Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, I 28100 Novara, Italy
    Pharmacol Res 52:154-61. 2005
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Neuronal and cardiovascular responses to ANF microinjected into nucleus ambiguous
    R Ermirio
    Istituto di Fisiologia Umana, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita di Genova, Italy
    Am J Physiol 260:R1089-94. 1991
    ..These results suggest that ANF is a neuromediator involved in the excitation of cardioinhibitory neurons in the NA...