Sara Poletti

Summary

Affiliation: San Raffaele Scientific Institute
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of glutamate transporter EAAT2 gene variants and gray matter deficits on working memory in schizophrenia
    S Poletti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy Centro di Eccellenza Risonanza Magnetica ad Alto Campo CERMAC, University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Eur Psychiatry 29:219-25. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Effect of early stress on hippocampal gray matter is influenced by a functional polymorphism in EAAT2 in bipolar disorder
    Sara Poletti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 51:146-52. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Self-awareness of cognitive functioning in schizophrenia: patients and their relatives
    Sara Poletti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 198:207-11. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) genotype biases neural correlates of empathy and perceived personal distress in schizophrenia
    Sara Poletti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, San Raffaele Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute, Milan, Italy
    Compr Psychiatry 54:181-6. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological deficits in bipolar depression persist after successful antidepressant treatment
    Sara Poletti
    Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute San Raffaele Turro, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Stamira d Ancona 20, Milano, Italy Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 156:144-9. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Computer-aided neurocognitive remediation in schizophrenia: durability of rehabilitation outcomes in a follow-up study
    Sara Poletti
    CERMAC Centro di Eccellenza Risonanza Magnetica ad Alto Campo, University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 20:659-74. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Computer-aided neurocognitive remediation as an enhancing strategy for schizophrenia rehabilitation
    Roberto Cavallaro
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, San Raffaele Universitary Scientific Institute Hospital, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milano, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 169:191-6. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Functional and structural brain correlates of theory of mind and empathy deficits in schizophrenia
    Francesco Benedetti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Schizophr Res 114:154-60. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Gene-gene interaction of glycogen synthase kinase 3-β and serotonin transporter on human antidepressant response to sleep deprivation
    Francesco Benedetti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute San Raffaele and University Vita Salute, Milano, Italy
    J Affect Disord 136:514-9. 2012
  10. pmc Lithium and GSK3-β promoter gene variants influence white matter microstructure in bipolar disorder
    Francesco Benedetti
    Istituto Scientifico Ospedale San Raffaele, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute, San Raffaele Turro, Milan, Italy
    Neuropsychopharmacology 38:313-27. 2013

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Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of glutamate transporter EAAT2 gene variants and gray matter deficits on working memory in schizophrenia
    S Poletti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy Centro di Eccellenza Risonanza Magnetica ad Alto Campo CERMAC, University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Eur Psychiatry 29:219-25. 2014
    ..The differential effect of EAAT2 observed between good and poor performers suggests that the effect of EEAT2 on gray matter might reveal in the presence of a pathological process affecting gray matter. ..
  2. doi request reprint Effect of early stress on hippocampal gray matter is influenced by a functional polymorphism in EAAT2 in bipolar disorder
    Sara Poletti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 51:146-52. 2014
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Self-awareness of cognitive functioning in schizophrenia: patients and their relatives
    Sara Poletti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 198:207-11. 2012
    ..When both patients and relatives are unaware of the patients' cognitive deficits, this could affect adherence to remediation treatment and need to be specifically addressed in future rehabilitation strategies...
  4. doi request reprint Catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) genotype biases neural correlates of empathy and perceived personal distress in schizophrenia
    Sara Poletti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, San Raffaele Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute, Milan, Italy
    Compr Psychiatry 54:181-6. 2013
    ..Empathy is an essential element of human behavior, requires the ability to adopt another person's perspective, and has been found to be dysfunctional in schizophrenia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological deficits in bipolar depression persist after successful antidepressant treatment
    Sara Poletti
    Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute San Raffaele Turro, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Stamira d Ancona 20, Milano, Italy Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 156:144-9. 2014
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Computer-aided neurocognitive remediation in schizophrenia: durability of rehabilitation outcomes in a follow-up study
    Sara Poletti
    CERMAC Centro di Eccellenza Risonanza Magnetica ad Alto Campo, University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 20:659-74. 2010
    ..In conclusion improvements in cognitive functions and daily functioning achieved through the association of CRT and standard rehabilitation treatment persist over time after the conclusion of the training period...
  7. doi request reprint Computer-aided neurocognitive remediation as an enhancing strategy for schizophrenia rehabilitation
    Roberto Cavallaro
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, San Raffaele Universitary Scientific Institute Hospital, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milano, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 169:191-6. 2009
    ..Results confirmed that cognitive remediation added to the SRT of schizophrenia enhanced its neuropsychological effects and increased the effects of a long-term rehabilitation programme in terms of functional outcomes...
  8. doi request reprint Functional and structural brain correlates of theory of mind and empathy deficits in schizophrenia
    Francesco Benedetti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Schizophr Res 114:154-60. 2009
    ..Brain imaging studies suggested that ToM and Emp depend on the activation of brain networks mainly localized at the superior temporal lobe and temporo-parietal junction...
  9. doi request reprint Gene-gene interaction of glycogen synthase kinase 3-β and serotonin transporter on human antidepressant response to sleep deprivation
    Francesco Benedetti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute San Raffaele and University Vita Salute, Milano, Italy
    J Affect Disord 136:514-9. 2012
    ..In animals the knockout of GSK3-β counteracts the depressive-like behavioral effects of 5-HT inhibition...
  10. pmc Lithium and GSK3-β promoter gene variants influence white matter microstructure in bipolar disorder
    Francesco Benedetti
    Istituto Scientifico Ospedale San Raffaele, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute, San Raffaele Turro, Milan, Italy
    Neuropsychopharmacology 38:313-27. 2013
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Association of the C(-1019)G 5-HT1A promoter polymorphism with exposure to stressors preceding hospitalization for bipolar depression
    Francesco Benedetti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, San Raffaele Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute, Milan, Italy
    J Affect Disord 132:297-300. 2011
    ..In humans, the G variant of the C(-1019)G 5-HT1A receptor promoter gene polymorphism (rs6295) has been associated with higher expression of 5-HT1A receptors, increased depression, and lower stress preceding completed suicide...
  12. doi request reprint The Brief Assessment of Cognition in Schizophrenia. Normative data for the Italian population
    Simona Anselmetti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Vita Salute San Raffaele University Scientific Hospital, Via Stamira d Ancona 20, 20127, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 29:85-92. 2008
    ..To provide normative values for the Italian population for the Brief Assessment of Cognition in Schizophrenia (BACS), a recent brief neuropsychological instrument for the assessment of cognition in patients with schizophrenia...
  13. doi request reprint Widespread changes of white matter microstructure in obsessive-compulsive disorder: effect of drug status
    Francesco Benedetti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milano, Italy
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 23:581-93. 2013
    ..Changes of DTI measures in drug-treated OCD patients could reflect pathophysiological underpinnings of OCD, or a yet unexplored part of the mechanism of action of drugs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Influence of catechol-O-methyltransferase Val158Met polymorphism on neuropsychological and functional outcomes of classical rehabilitation and cognitive remediation in schizophrenia
    Marta Bosia
    Department of Neuropsychiatric Sciences, San Raffaele Universitary Scientific Institute Hospital, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milano, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 417:271-4. 2007
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  15. doi request reprint Tract-specific white matter structural disruption in patients with bipolar disorder
    Francesco Benedetti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milano, Italy
    Bipolar Disord 13:414-24. 2011
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Disruption of white matter integrity in bipolar depression as a possible structural marker of illness
    Francesco Benedetti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milano, Italy
    Biol Psychiatry 69:309-17. 2011
    ..Literature suggests that WM integrity could be altered in bipolar disorder. Heterogeneity of brain imaging methods, the studied samples, and drug treatments make localization, nature, and severity of the WM abnormalities unclear...
  17. doi request reprint Influence of an interaction between lithium salts and a functional polymorphism in SLC1A2 on the history of illness in bipolar disorder
    Sara Dallaspezia
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Istituto Scientifico Ospedale San Raffaele, San Raffaele Turro, Milan, Italy
    Mol Diagn Ther 16:303-9. 2012
    ..This T-to-G (DNA forward strand) polymorphism, commonly known as SLC1A2 -181A>C, affects transporter expression, with the variant G allele inducing a 30% reduction in promoter activity compared with the T allele...
  18. doi request reprint Neural responses to emotional stimuli in comorbid borderline personality disorder and bipolar depression
    Daniele Radaelli
    University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 203:61-6. 2012
    ..The present study identifies the neural basis of the interaction between BPD and MD. The lower rate of response to treatment in MD+BPD could be related to a more severe emotional dysregulation syndrome...
  19. doi request reprint Opposite effects of suicidality and lithium on gray matter volumes in bipolar depression
    Francesco Benedetti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute San Raffaele and University Vita Salute, Milan, Italy
    J Affect Disord 135:139-47. 2011
    ..We studied the effect of a positive history of attempted suicide and ongoing lithium treatment on regional GM volumes of patients affected by bipolar depression...
  20. doi request reprint Neural correlates of delusion in bipolar depression
    Daniele Radaelli
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute, University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy Centro di Eccellenza Risonanza Magnetica ad Alto Campo C E R M A C, University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 221:1-5. 2014
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  21. doi request reprint Adverse childhood experiences and gender influence treatment seeking behaviors in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Francesco Benedetti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute, San Raffaele, Milan
    Compr Psychiatry 55:298-301. 2014
    ..ACE could influence the use of psychotropic drugs in adulthood, and treatment seeking behaviors...
  22. doi request reprint Caudate gray matter volume in obsessive-compulsive disorder is influenced by adverse childhood experiences and ongoing drug treatment
    Francesco Benedetti
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Scientific Institute and University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 32:544-7. 2012
    ..Robust neuroimaging findings associated OCD with corticostriatal dysfunction and with abnormal morphology and metabolism of cortical areas and basal ganglia...