Raffaella Canali

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Affiliation: National Institute for Food and Nutrition Research
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A novel model to study the biological effects of red wine at the molecular level
    Raffaella Canali
    National Research Institute for Food and Nutrition, Via Ardeatina 546, 00178 Rome, Italy
    Br J Nutr 97:1053-8. 2007
  2. doi request reprint The anti-inflammatory pharmacology of Pycnogenol in humans involves COX-2 and 5-LOX mRNA expression in leukocytes
    Raffaella Canali
    National Research Institute for Food and Nutrition, Rome, Italy
    Int Immunopharmacol 9:1145-9. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Red wine metabolites modulate NF-kappaB, activator protein-1 and cAMP response element-binding proteins in human endothelial cells
    Raffaella Canali
    National Research Institute for Food and Nutrition, Rome, Italy
    Br J Nutr 103:807-14. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Tocotrienols activity in MCF-7 breast cancer cells: involvement of ERbeta signal transduction
    Raffaella Comitato
    National Research Institute for Food and Nutrition, Rome, Italy
    Mol Nutr Food Res 54:669-78. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of antioxidant activity and antiproliferative effect of fruit juices enriched with Pycnogenol® in colon carcinoma cells. The effect of in vitro gastrointestinal digestion
    Carmen Frontela-Saseta
    National Research Institute for Food and Nutrition, Via Ardeatina 546, 00178, Rome, Italy
    Phytother Res 25:1870-5. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Characterization of the hsp70 response in lymphoblasts from aged and centenarian subjects and differential effects of in vitro zinc supplementation
    Roberto Ambra
    National Institute for Food and Nutrition Research INRAN, Free radicals Res Group, 546 Via Ardeatina, I00178 Rome, Italy
    Exp Gerontol 39:1475-84. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Stability of Pycnogenol® as an ingredient in fruit juices subjected to in vitro gastrointestinal digestion
    Carmen Frontela
    National Research Institute for Food and Nutrition INRAN, Via Ardeatina 546, I 00178 Rome, Italy
    J Sci Food Agric 91:286-92. 2011
  8. doi request reprint A novel mechanism of natural vitamin E tocotrienol activity: involvement of ERbeta signal transduction
    Raffaella Comitato
    National Research Institute for Food and Nutrition, 00178 Rome, Italy
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 297:E427-37. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint A novel model to study the biological effects of red wine at the molecular level
    Raffaella Canali
    National Research Institute for Food and Nutrition, Via Ardeatina 546, 00178 Rome, Italy
    Br J Nutr 97:1053-8. 2007
    ..Data obtained by this approach indicate the importance of taking into account the complex metabolic transformation of polyphenols that occurs during absorption when studying their effect on human health...
  2. doi request reprint The anti-inflammatory pharmacology of Pycnogenol in humans involves COX-2 and 5-LOX mRNA expression in leukocytes
    Raffaella Canali
    National Research Institute for Food and Nutrition, Rome, Italy
    Int Immunopharmacol 9:1145-9. 2009
    ..Here we show for the first time that Pycnogenol supplementation simultaneously inhibits COX-2 and 5-LOX gene expression and reduces leukotriene biosynthesis in human PMNL upon pro-inflammatory stimulation ex vivo...
  3. doi request reprint Red wine metabolites modulate NF-kappaB, activator protein-1 and cAMP response element-binding proteins in human endothelial cells
    Raffaella Canali
    National Research Institute for Food and Nutrition, Rome, Italy
    Br J Nutr 103:807-14. 2010
    ..This is the first report on the effects of a complex food matrix, on the molecular mechanisms associated with inflammatory response in HUVEC cultured in condition that reproduces the physiological environment occurring in vivo...
  4. doi request reprint Tocotrienols activity in MCF-7 breast cancer cells: involvement of ERbeta signal transduction
    Raffaella Comitato
    National Research Institute for Food and Nutrition, Rome, Italy
    Mol Nutr Food Res 54:669-78. 2010
    ..Finally, cDNA-array experiments suggest that the activation of specific pathways in cells treated with gamma-TT with respect to alpha-TT. Our data suggest a novel potential molecular mechanism for TTs activity...
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of antioxidant activity and antiproliferative effect of fruit juices enriched with Pycnogenol® in colon carcinoma cells. The effect of in vitro gastrointestinal digestion
    Carmen Frontela-Saseta
    National Research Institute for Food and Nutrition, Via Ardeatina 546, 00178, Rome, Italy
    Phytother Res 25:1870-5. 2011
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Characterization of the hsp70 response in lymphoblasts from aged and centenarian subjects and differential effects of in vitro zinc supplementation
    Roberto Ambra
    National Institute for Food and Nutrition Research INRAN, Free radicals Res Group, 546 Via Ardeatina, I00178 Rome, Italy
    Exp Gerontol 39:1475-84. 2004
    ..Moreover, in vitro zinc supplementation had an age-dependent effect on hsp70 expression, indicating a role for this nutritionally important molecule and suggesting its involvement in cellular stress responses...
  7. doi request reprint Stability of Pycnogenol® as an ingredient in fruit juices subjected to in vitro gastrointestinal digestion
    Carmen Frontela
    National Research Institute for Food and Nutrition INRAN, Via Ardeatina 546, I 00178 Rome, Italy
    J Sci Food Agric 91:286-92. 2011
    ..In this study the effects of in vitro digestion on the phenolic profile of fruit juices enriched with Pycnogenol were investigated...
  8. doi request reprint A novel mechanism of natural vitamin E tocotrienol activity: involvement of ERbeta signal transduction
    Raffaella Comitato
    National Research Institute for Food and Nutrition, 00178 Rome, Italy
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 297:E427-37. 2009
    ..Finally, we observed that TT treatment is associated with alteration of cell morphology, DNA fragmentation, and caspase-3 activation. Altogether, these experiments elucidated the molecular mechanism underling gamma- and delta-TT effects...