University of Genoa

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Organization: University of Genoa
Country: Italy

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  1. ncbi A three-dimensional traction/torsion bioreactor system for tissue engineering
    Silvia Scaglione
    Advanced Biotechnology Center CBA, Genoa, Italy
    Int J Artif Organs 33:362-9. 2010
  2. ncbi New insights in sublingual immunotherapy
    Giovanni Passalacqua
    Allergy and Respiratory Diseases, DIMI, Padiglione Maragliano, L go R Benzi 10, 16132 Genoa Italy
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 6:407-12. 2006
  3. ncbi Circadian rhythms: glucocorticoids and arthritis
    Maurizio Cutolo
    Research Laboratory and Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV6, 16132 Genova, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1069:289-99. 2006
  4. ncbi A simple approach to noninvasively identifying significant fibrosis in chronic hepatitis C patients in clinical practice
    Edoardo G Giannini
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    J Clin Gastroenterol 40:521-7. 2006
  5. ncbi Distribution of FMRFamide-like immunoreactivity in the alimentary tract and hindgut ganglia of the barnacle Balanus amphitrite (Cirripedia, Crustacea)
    Lorenzo Gallus
    Dipartimento per lo studio del Territorio e delle sue Risorse DIPTERIS, Universita di Genova, Corso Europa 26, I 16132, Italy
    Microsc Res Tech 69:636-41. 2006
  6. ncbi Hunting for "key residues" in the modeling of globular protein folding: an artificial neural network-based approach
    Roberto Sacile
    Department of Communication, Computer and System Sciences DIST, University of Genoa, Via Opera Pia 13, 16145 Genoa, Italy
    IEEE Trans Nanobioscience 1:85-91. 2002
  7. ncbi Allergic contact dermatitis from methyl gentisate in a bleaching cream
    R Gallo
    Section of Dermatology Di S E M, University of Genoa, Viale Benedetto XV 7, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Contact Dermatitis 54:220-1. 2006
  8. ncbi The management of severe vaginal obstruction from genital chronic graft-versus-host disease: diagnosis, surgical technique and follow-up
    S Costantini
    Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, S Martino Hospital, University of Genoa, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 58:11-6. 2006
  9. ncbi Two-photon fluorescence excitation and related techniques in biological microscopy
    Alberto Diaspro
    Laboratory for Advanced Microscopy, Bioimaging and Spectroscopy LAMBS, MicroSCoBiO Research Center, University of Genoa, Italy
    Q Rev Biophys 38:97-166. 2005
  10. pmc Neutralizing and hemagglutination-inhibiting activities of antibodies elicited by the 2004-2005 influenza vaccine against drifted viruses
    Filippo Ansaldi
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Genoa, Via Pastore 1, 16100 Genoa, Italy
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 13:162-4. 2006

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  1. ncbi A three-dimensional traction/torsion bioreactor system for tissue engineering
    Silvia Scaglione
    Advanced Biotechnology Center CBA, Genoa, Italy
    Int J Artif Organs 33:362-9. 2010
    ..The resulting bioreactor was designed to achieve ease-of-use and low costs for automated cell-culturing procedures onto three-dimensional scaffolds under controlled torsion/traction regimes...
  2. ncbi New insights in sublingual immunotherapy
    Giovanni Passalacqua
    Allergy and Respiratory Diseases, DIMI, Padiglione Maragliano, L go R Benzi 10, 16132 Genoa Italy
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 6:407-12. 2006
    ..Additionally, the mechanisms of action are beginning to be systematically studied. Some points need further investigation, such as the effect in asthma, the mechanisms of action, and the optimal dose to be administered...
  3. ncbi Circadian rhythms: glucocorticoids and arthritis
    Maurizio Cutolo
    Research Laboratory and Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV6, 16132 Genova, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1069:289-99. 2006
    ..In conclusion, the right timing (early morning) for the glucocorticoid therapy in arthritis is fundamental and well justified by the circadian rhythms of the inflammatory mechanisms...
  4. ncbi A simple approach to noninvasively identifying significant fibrosis in chronic hepatitis C patients in clinical practice
    Edoardo G Giannini
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    J Clin Gastroenterol 40:521-7. 2006
    ..Identification of the presence of significant fibrosis is an important part of the diagnostic work-up of patients with chronic hepatitis C (CHC)...
  5. ncbi Distribution of FMRFamide-like immunoreactivity in the alimentary tract and hindgut ganglia of the barnacle Balanus amphitrite (Cirripedia, Crustacea)
    Lorenzo Gallus
    Dipartimento per lo studio del Territorio e delle sue Risorse DIPTERIS, Universita di Genova, Corso Europa 26, I 16132, Italy
    Microsc Res Tech 69:636-41. 2006
    ..Since they are the only residual gut ganglia in the barnacle's reduced nervous system, we can hypothesize that gut motility needs a nervous system regulation partially independent of the central nervous system...
  6. ncbi Hunting for "key residues" in the modeling of globular protein folding: an artificial neural network-based approach
    Roberto Sacile
    Department of Communication, Computer and System Sciences DIST, University of Genoa, Via Opera Pia 13, 16145 Genoa, Italy
    IEEE Trans Nanobioscience 1:85-91. 2002
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  7. ncbi Allergic contact dermatitis from methyl gentisate in a bleaching cream
    R Gallo
    Section of Dermatology Di S E M, University of Genoa, Viale Benedetto XV 7, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Contact Dermatitis 54:220-1. 2006
  8. ncbi The management of severe vaginal obstruction from genital chronic graft-versus-host disease: diagnosis, surgical technique and follow-up
    S Costantini
    Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, S Martino Hospital, University of Genoa, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 58:11-6. 2006
    ..Surgery is indicated in advanced and complicated cases to restore normal anatomy. The aim of this study is to propose a standard approach for the management of such condition when medical therapy is not effective...
  9. ncbi Two-photon fluorescence excitation and related techniques in biological microscopy
    Alberto Diaspro
    Laboratory for Advanced Microscopy, Bioimaging and Spectroscopy LAMBS, MicroSCoBiO Research Center, University of Genoa, Italy
    Q Rev Biophys 38:97-166. 2005
    ..As a conclusive comment, we believe that 2PE and related techniques can be considered as a mainstay of the modern biophysical research milieu and a bright perspective in optical microscopy...
  10. pmc Neutralizing and hemagglutination-inhibiting activities of antibodies elicited by the 2004-2005 influenza vaccine against drifted viruses
    Filippo Ansaldi
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Genoa, Via Pastore 1, 16100 Genoa, Italy
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 13:162-4. 2006
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  11. ncbi Gunshot wounds to the head in the 16th century
    Giuseppe L Viale
    Division of Neurosurgery, Di S C A T Department of Surgery, University of Genoa Medical School, Genoa, Italy
    Neurosurgery 57:1306-15; discussion 1306-15. 2005
    ..Evolution of thought and increased experience over the century ultimately led to a surgical practice that can be regarded as the best possible solution allowed by contemporary knowledge and technology...
  12. ncbi Staging and therapy monitoring of multiple myeloma by 99mTc-sestamibi scintigraphy: a five year single center experience
    G Villa
    Nuclear Medicine Service, DIMI, University of Genoa Medical School, Genoa, Italy
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 24:355-61. 2005
    ..The results of this study suggest a clear diagnostic value of 99mTc-MIBI scintigraphy in patients with MM and its potential role during the follow-up for the monitoring of MM bone disease...
  13. ncbi Trends in robotic surgery
    Francesco Cepolina
    Laboratory of Design and Measurement for Automation and Robotics, Genova, Italy
    J Endourol 19:940-51. 2005
    ..We end by commenting on how to extend existing systems and provide an account of the rapid developments in minimally invasive robotic surgery...
  14. ncbi Modulation of apoptosis by cancer chemopreventive agents
    Francesco D'Agostini
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Genoa, Via A Pastore 1, I 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Mutat Res 591:173-86. 2005
    ..We suggest that stimulation of apoptosis by so many chemopreventive agents, as reported in the literature, may often reflect the occurrence of toxic effects at high doses...
  15. ncbi Quality of stormwater runoff from paved surfaces of two production sites
    I Gnecco
    Dept of Environmental Engineering, University of Genoa, Via Montallegro 1, 16145 Genova, Italy
    Water Sci Technol 54:177-84. 2006
    ..Hydrologic and climatic characteristics (ADWP, rainfall intensity/depth) appear to scarcely affect the build-up and wash-off processes...
  16. ncbi Chemoprevention of smoke-induced alopecia in mice by oral administration of L-cystine and vitamin B6
    Francesco D'Agostini
    Section of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, Department of Health Sciences, University of Genoa, Via A Pastore 1, I 16132 Genoa, Italy
    J Dermatol Sci 46:189-98. 2007
    ..This effect was prevented by the oral administration of N-acetylcysteine (NAC), an analogue and precursor of L-cysteine and reduced glutathione...
  17. ncbi Multivariate calibration
    M Forina
    Department of Pharmaceutical and Food Chemistry and Technology, University of Genova, Via Brigata Salerno 13, 16147 Genova, Italy
    J Chromatogr A 1158:61-93. 2007
    ..e., the sampling design, the number of samples necessary to obtain a reliable regression model, the effect of noisy predictors, the significance of the parameters used to evaluate the performance ability of the regression model...
  18. doi Characteristics of gastro-esophageal reflux episodes in Barrett's esophagus, erosive esophagitis and healthy volunteers
    E Savarino
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 22:1061-e280. 2010
    ..Still, there is controversy on the role of weakly acidic and weakly alkaline reflux in BE. To compare characteristics of reflux episodes patients with BE, erosive esophagitis (EE), and healthy volunteers (HV)...
  19. doi Anti-tumor necrosis factor-α treatment with infliximab for disseminated granuloma annulare
    Giuseppe Murdaca
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Am J Clin Dermatol 11:437-9. 2010
    ..We suggest that infliximab may be proposed as an additional therapeutic option in the treatment of recalcitrant forms of disseminated GA...
  20. doi A fatal case of suicidal stabbing and cutting
    Francesco Ventura
    Department of Legal and Forensic Medicine, University of Genova, Via De Toni 12, 16132 Genova, Italy
    J Forensic Leg Med 17:120-2. 2010
    ..The authors suggest that a complete forensic approach by means of scene investigation, autopsy as well as toxicological analysis is fundamental in discriminating between homicide and suicide...
  21. doi G protein alpha subunits in the olfactory epithelium of the holocephalan fish Chimaera monstrosa
    Sara Ferrando
    LIBiOM, Department of Biology, University of Genoa, Viale Benedetto XV 5, I 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 472:65-7. 2010
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  22. pmc Survival Online: a web-based service for the analysis of correlations between gene expression and clinical and follow-up data
    Luca Corradi
    University of Genoa, Department of Communication, Computer and System Sciences, Viale Causa 13, Genoa, Italy
    BMC Bioinformatics 10:S10. 2009
    ..This article presents a novel method to perform correlations between microarray gene expression data and clinico-pathological data through a combination of available and newly developed processing tools...
  23. doi Rapid biodiversity assessment in lichen diversity surveys: implications for quality assurance
    Paolo Giordani
    Botanic Centre Hanbury, Dip Te Ris, University of Genova, corso Dogali 1M, I 16136, Genova, Italy
    J Environ Monit 11:730-5. 2009
    ..The proper assessment of descriptors of lichen abundance and/or frequency, however, strictly depends on the skill, taxonomic knowledge, and willingness to learn of the lichenologist-in-training...
  24. doi The compensatory growth in juveniles of sea bass: gastric distributive pattern of molecules regulating metabolism
    Sara Ferrando
    Laboratorio di Istomorfologia e Biologia cellulare degli Organismi Marini, Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Genova, Genova, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1163:389-93. 2009
    ..labrax. The results show a characteristic distributive pattern for the sought molecules in fish refed after 35 days of fasting, with a high increased presence of both ghrelin and leptin...
  25. doi Sex hormones modulate the effects of Leflunomide on cytokine production by cultures of differentiated monocyte/macrophages and synovial macrophages from rheumatoid arthritis patients
    Maurizio Cutolo
    Research Laboratories and Clinical Academic Unit of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV, 6, 16132 Genova, Italy
    J Autoimmun 32:254-60. 2009
    ..05 and p < 0.001). E2 seems to contrast, but T seems to synergize the LEF-M activity. Results might support a stronger therapeutical efficacy, at least for LEF, in male RA patients, as already reported by clinical evidences...
  26. doi Thrombocytopenia in liver disease
    Edoardo G Giannini
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Genoa, Genova, Italy
    Curr Opin Hematol 15:473-80. 2008
    ..To evaluate recent findings in the multifaceted pathophysiological mechanisms underlying thrombocytopenia in patients with chronic liver disease and to assess its therapeutic management...
  27. doi Autologous haematopoietic stem-cell transplantation in multiple sclerosis
    Gianluigi Mancardi
    Department of Neuroscience, Ophthalmology, and Genetics, and Centre of Excellence for Biomedical Research, San Martino Hospital, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Lancet Neurol 7:626-36. 2008
    ..Patients with severe, rapidly worsening multiple sclerosis who are unresponsive to approved therapies could be candidates for this treatment, but its clinical efficacy has still to be shown in large, prospective, controlled studies...
  28. doi Substituted pyrazolo[3,4-b]pyridines as potent A1 adenosine antagonists: synthesis, biological evaluation, and development of an A1 bovine receptor model
    Tiziano Tuccinardi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Farmaceutiche, Universita degli Studi di Pisa, Via Bonanno 6, 56126 Pisa, Italy
    ChemMedChem 3:898-913. 2008
    ..Analysis of the bovine/human A(1)AR affinity profile of ligands supported the hypothesis that such receptors should be characterized by a different size of their binding site, responsible for the different affinity of the antagonists...
  29. ncbi Preparation and evaluation of nanoparticles made of chitosan or N-trimethyl chitosan and a cisplatin-alginate complex
    S Cafaggi
    Dipartimento di Chimica e Tecnologie Farmaceutiche ed Alimentari, Via Brigata Salerno 13, 16147 Genova, Italy
    J Control Release 121:110-23. 2007
    ..These results indicate that cisplatin complexes with polycarboxylate polymers can be transformed into cisplatin particulate carriers of high potential interest...
  30. ncbi Morphology, mechanical properties and viability of encapsulated cells
    T Svaldo-Lanero
    Physics Department, University of Genoa, Via Dodecaneso 33, 16146 Genoa, Italy
    Ultramicroscopy 107:913-21. 2007
    ..CLSM analysis indicates that cells preserve their subcellular structure and duplication capability after encapsulation. By coupling AFM and CLSM data, a correlation between local stiffness and duplication rate was obtained...
  31. ncbi Effect of inflammatory stimuli on airway ion transport
    Luis J V Galietta
    Laboratory of Molecular Genetics, Istituto Giannina Gaslini, Largo Gerolamo Gaslini, 5, 16148 Genoa, Italy
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 1:62-5. 2004
    ..These results suggest that some inflammatory stimuli may change the balance between fluid absorption and secretion to favor hydration of the airway surface and consequently mucus clearance...
  32. ncbi Decrease of serotonin transporters in blood platelets after epileptic seizures
    Aroldo Cupello
    Istituto di Bioimmagini e Fisiologia Molecolare, CNR, Sezione di Genova, Italy
    Neurochem Res 30:425-8. 2005
    ..This circumstance may indicate a homeostatic reaction to the epileptic attack...
  33. ncbi Bone marrow transplantation from unrelated donors: the impact of mismatches with substitutions at position 116 of the human leukocyte antigen class I heavy chain
    G B Ferrara
    Laboratorio di Immunogenetica, Servizio di Epidemiologia Clinica, Istituto Nazionale per la Ricerca sul Cancro, Genoa, Italy
    Blood 98:3150-5. 2001
    ..001), and 25% versus 31% (P =.4). In conclusion these data suggest that substitutions at position 116 of class I heavy chain increase the risk for acute GVHD and TRM in patients who receive transplanted bone marrow from unrelated donors...
  34. ncbi A historical cohort mortality study among shipyard workers in Genoa, Italy
    R Puntoni
    Environmental Epidemiology and Biostatistics, National Cancer Institute, Largo Rosanna Benzi 19, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Am J Ind Med 40:363-70. 2001
    ..These workers were exposed to asbestos fibers, welding fumes and gases, silica dust, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, and solvents...
  35. ncbi Head extensor reflex evoked by trigeminal stimulation in humans
    M Leandri
    Interuniversity Centre for Pain Neurophysiology and Department of Oncology, Biology and Genetics at the University of Genova, Via Dodecaneso 35, 16146, Genova, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 112:1828-32. 2001
    ..However, no evidence has so far been published of a crossed, short-latency, excitatory response resembling the early head extensor reflex seen in the cat. We seek its existence in humans...
  36. ncbi Heat stress-activated, calcium-dependent nitric oxide synthase in sponges
    M Giovine
    National Research Council, Biotechnology Target Project, Via L B Alberti, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Nitric Oxide 5:427-31. 2001
    ..The presence of environmental stress-activated NOS activity in these organisms may prove to be the most ancient NO-dependent signaling network in the animal kingdom...
  37. ncbi The use of vein grafts in the treatment of peripheral lymphedemas: long-term results
    C Campisi
    Department of Specialistic Surgical Sciences, Anaesthesiology and Organ Transplants DISCAT, Emergency Surgical Clinic Section, Lymphology and Microsurgery Center, S Martino Hospital, University of Genoa, 16122 Genoa, Italy
    Microsurgery 21:143-7. 2001
    ..The new aspect of the study is that we report long-term clinical and instrumental results...
  38. ncbi Activating receptors and coreceptors involved in human natural killer cell-mediated cytolysis
    A Moretta
    Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale, Universita degli Studi di Genova, Italy
    Annu Rev Immunol 19:197-223. 2001
    ..Indeed, in patients with the X-linked lymphoproliferative disease, the inability to control Epstein-Barr virus infections may be consequent to a major dysfunction of 2B4 that exerts inhibitory instead of activating functions...
  39. ncbi Cabergoline modulation of alpha-subunits and FSH secretion in a gonadotroph adenoma
    M Giusti
    Dipartimento di Scienze Endocrinologiche e Metaboliche, Centro di Studio dei Tumori Ipofisari, University of Genova, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 23:463-6. 2000
    ..Cabergoline should be considered as an effective therapy for hormonal, and perhaps proliferative, control of gonadotroph adenoma remnants before the effects of RT are fully effective...
  40. ncbi Restricted immune responses lead to CNS demyelination and axonal damage
    G Mancardi
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, University of Genova, Via De Toni 5, 16132, Genoa, Italy
    J Neuroimmunol 107:178-83. 2000
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  41. ncbi Histopathological features of flexural melanocytic nevi: a study of 40 cases
    F Rongioletti
    Centre of Dermatopathology, Institute of Dermatology, University of Genoa, Italy
    J Cutan Pathol 27:215-7. 2000
    ..Dermatopathologists should pay attention to the "nested and dyshesive pattern" of flexural nevi that may mimick histologic changes of melanoma...
  42. ncbi A subtype of the gamma-aminobutyric acid(B) receptor regulates cholinergic twitch response in the guinea pig ileum
    M Marcoli
    Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale, Sezione di Farmacologia e Tossicologia, Genova, Italy
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 293:42-7. 2000
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  43. ncbi Immunohistochemical quantitation of thymidylate synthase expression in colorectal cancer metastases predicts for clinical outcome to fluorouracil-based chemotherapy
    C Aschele
    Department of Medical Oncology, Istituto Nazionale per la Ricerca sul Cancro, Genova, Department of Pathology, E O Ospedali Galliera, Genova, and University of Udine, Udine, Italy
    J Clin Oncol 17:1760-70. 1999
    ..To determine whether immunohistochemical thymidylate synthase (TS) quantitation predicts for clinical outcome in patients with advanced colorectal cancer treated by fluorouracil (FUra)-based chemotherapy...
  44. ncbi c-Rel and p65 subunits bind to an upstream NF-kappaB site in human granulocyte macrophage-colony stimulating factor promoter involved in phorbol ester response in 5637 cells
    P Ghiorzo
    Institute of Biology and Genetics, University of Genoa, Italy
    FEBS Lett 418:215-8. 1997
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  45. ncbi Mutual interaction between glycation and oxidation during non-enzymatic protein modification
    N Traverso
    Institute of General Pathology, Genova, Italy
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1336:409-18. 1997
    ..Therefore our data support the hypothesis of mutual enhancement between oxidation and glycation of proteins and suggest possible molecular mechanisms of interactions...
  46. ncbi A family with autosomal dominant mutilating neuropathy not linked to either Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 2B (CMT2B) or hereditary sensory neuropathy type I (HSN I) loci
    Emilia Bellone
    Department of Oncology, Biology and Genetics, University of Genoa, Viale Benedetto XV, 6 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Neuromuscul Disord 12:286-91. 2002
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  47. ncbi Protein nucleation and crystallization by homologous protein thin film template
    Eugenia Pechkova
    Department of Biophysical M and O Sciences and Technologies Genoa University, Genoa, Italy
    J Cell Biochem 85:243-51. 2002
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  48. pmc Stimulation of erythroleukaemia cell differentiation by extracellular high-mobility group-box protein 1 is independent of the receptor for advanced glycation end-products
    Bianca Sparatore
    Biochemistry Section, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Genoa, Viale Benedetto XV, 1 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Biochem J 363:529-35. 2002
    ..We have also observed that HMGB1 binds a 65 kDa protein on the surface of MEL cells, supporting the hypothesis that alternative targets of HMGB1 are expressed on the MEL cell membrane and may be involved as mediators of its signalling...
  49. ncbi The dialogue between human natural killer cells and dendritic cells
    Alessandro Moretta
    Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale, Universita degli Studi di Genova, Via LB Alberti 2, 16132 Italy
    Curr Opin Immunol 17:306-11. 2005
    ..e. IL-12, IFN-gamma, IL-4). NK cells and DCs continue their interactions in secondary lymphoid organs where both cell types play a role in the control of T-cell priming...
  50. ncbi Evaluation of tamoxifen and anastrozole in the prevention of gynecomastia and breast pain induced by bicalutamide monotherapy of prostate cancer
    F Boccardo
    University and National Cancer Research Institute, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    J Clin Oncol 23:808-15. 2005
    ..To determine whether tamoxifen or anastrozole prevents gynecomastia and breast pain caused by bicalutamide (150 mg) without compromising efficacy, safety, or sexual functioning...
  51. ncbi GABAA receptor subunits identified in Paramecium by immunofluorescence confocal microscopy
    Paola Ramoino
    Department for the Study of the Territory and its Resources DIP TE RIS, University of Genoa, Corso Europa 26, I 16132 Genoa, Italy
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 238:449-53. 2004
    ..The intensity of labelling of the alpha(6)-, beta(2/3)- and gamma(2)-subunits was more intense than the alpha(1)-, epsilon-, and theta-subunits, suggesting that the former are present in higher concentrations than the latter...
  52. ncbi The spinal cord and its roots according to Galen
    Giuseppe L Viale
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgical Science Specialties, Anesthesiology, and Organ Transplantation, University of Genoa Medical School, Genoa, Italy
    Neurosurgery 54:1490-5; discussion 1495-6. 2004
    ..His approach to injuries of the spinal roots and peripheral nerves documents both diagnostic skill and intellectual honesty...
  53. ncbi New pyrazolo[3,4-d]pyrimidines endowed with A431 antiproliferative activity and inhibitory properties of Src phosphorylation
    S Schenone
    Dipartimento di Scienze Farmaceutiche, Universita di Genova, Viale Benedetto XV, I 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Bioorg Med Chem Lett 14:2511-7. 2004
    ..In particular, 2h was a better inhibitor of Src phosphorylation than the reference compound PP2...
  54. ncbi Complexity of factors modulating airway narrowing in vivo: relevance to assessment of airway hyperresponsiveness
    Vito Brusasco
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Universita di Genova, 16132 Genova, Italy
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 95:1305-13. 2003
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  55. ncbi Macrokinetic and quantitative microbial investigation on a bench-scale biofilter treating styrene-polluted gaseous streams
    Mario Zilli
    Department of Chemical and Process Engineering G B Bonino, Genoa University, Via Opera Pia 15, I 16145, Genoa, Italy
    Biotechnol Bioeng 83:29-38. 2003
    ..The maximal volumetric styrene removal rate was found to be 63 g m(packing material) (-3) h(-1) for an influent pollutant concentration of 0.80 g m(-3) and a superficial gas velocity of 245 m h(-1)...
  56. ncbi [Lymphedema secondary to breast cancer treatment: possibility of diagnostic and therapeutic prevention]
    C Campisi
    Universita degli Studi di Genova, Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche Specialistiche, Anestesiologia e Trapianti d Organo DI S C A T Sezione di Clinica Chirurgica d Urgenza, Centro di Linfologia e Microchirurgia, Ospedale S Martino
    Ann Ital Chir 73:493-8. 2002
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  57. ncbi Are some progestins genotoxic liver carcinogens?
    Giovanni Brambilla
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Genoa, Viale Benedetto XV 2, I 16132, Genoa, Italy
    Mutat Res 512:155-63. 2002
    ..This risk should probably be ascribed to the progestin component, since estrogens are carcinogenic to humans due to the increased risk of endometrial and possibly of breast cancer but not liver cancer...
  58. ncbi Clinical and research methods for evaluating cortical excitability
    Giovanni Abbruzzese
    Laboratory of Clinical Neurophysiology, Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, University of Genoa, Italy
    J Clin Neurophysiol 19:307-21. 2002
    ..The authors review how the electromyographic activity induced by TMS can provide valuable information about motor cortical excitability for use in clinical practice and research...
  59. ncbi Sex hormone adjuvanting therapy in rheumatoid arthritis
    M Cutolo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Genova, Italy
    Lupus 11:670-4. 2002
  60. ncbi Removal of organic pollutants from industrial wastewater by electrogenerated Fenton's reagent
    M Panizza
    Dipartimento di Ingegneria Chimica e di Processo, P le J F Kennedy 1, Genova, Italy
    Water Res 35:3987-92. 2001
    ..SCE. Moreover, it was shown that both chemical and electrochemical pre-treatments of the cathode surface resulted in a decrease of COD depletion...
  61. pmc Effects of adenosine A1 and A2A receptor activation on the evoked release of glutamate from rat cerebrocortical synaptosomes
    Mario Marchi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale, Sezione di Farmacologia e Tossicologia, Universita di Genova, Viale Cembrano 4, 16148 Genova, Italy
    Br J Pharmacol 136:434-40. 2002
    ..1 microM). 6. It is concluded that adenosine and adenosine receptor agonists modulate glutamate release by activating inhibitory A1 and excitatory A2A receptors present on glutamatergic terminals of the rat cerebral cortex...
  62. ncbi A control model of human tongue movements in speech
    V Sanguineti
    Dipartimento di Informatica, Sistemistica e Telematica, Universita di Genova, Italy
    Biol Cybern 77:11-22. 1997
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