University of Siena

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Organization: University of Siena
Country: Italy

Top Publications

  1. doi Mechanisms of impaired bone strength in type 1 and 2 diabetes
    D Merlotti
    Department of Internal Medicine, Endocrine Metabolic Sciences and Biochemistry, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 20:683-90. 2010
  2. doi Non-sibling parasites (Strepsiptera) develop together in the same paper wasp
    L Vannini
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, University of Siena, Via A Moro 2, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Parasitology 135:705-13. 2008
  3. doi Generalized lymphedema in a sirolimus-treated renal transplant patient
    Carmine De Bartolomeis
    UOC Chirurgia dei Trapianti Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Senese, Siena, Italy
    Clin Transplant 22:254-7. 2008
  4. doi Rottlerin inhibits the nuclear factor kappaB/cyclin-D1 cascade in MCF-7 breast cancer cells
    C Torricelli
    Department of Physiology, University of Siena, Via Aldo Moro, 7 53100 Siena, Italy
    Life Sci 82:638-43. 2008
  5. ncbi Theoretical properties of recursive neural networks with linear neurons
    M Bianchini
    Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell Informazione, Universita di Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy
    IEEE Trans Neural Netw 12:953-67. 2001
  6. ncbi Stay tuned! It is an exciting era for the biology of cilia and flagella. Report on the FASEB summer research conference on the Biology of Cilia and Flagella. August 4-9, Vermont Academy, USA
    Pietro Lupetti
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Siena University, Italy
    Tissue Cell 39:445-55. 2007
  7. ncbi The complexity of nectar: secretion and resorption dynamically regulate nectar features
    Massimo Nepi
    Department of Environmental Sciences G Sarfatti, Botany Section, Siena University, Via P A Mattioli, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Naturwissenschaften 95:177-84. 2008
  8. ncbi Low-dose oral fludarabine plus cyclophosphamide as first-line treatment in elderly patients with indolent non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Alberto Fabbri
    Unit of Haematology and Transplants, Policlinico S Maria alle Scotte, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Br J Haematol 139:90-3. 2007
  9. ncbi Melanocytic skin lesions and pregnancy: digital dermoscopy analysis
    Pietro Rubegni
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Immunological Sciences, Section of Dermatology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Skin Res Technol 13:143-7. 2007
  10. ncbi Primary subcutaneous zygomycosis due to Rhizopus oryzae in a 71-year-old man with normal immune status
    C Romano
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Immunological Science, Section of Dermatology, Siena University, Siena, Italy
    Mycoses 50:82-4. 2007

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  1. doi Mechanisms of impaired bone strength in type 1 and 2 diabetes
    D Merlotti
    Department of Internal Medicine, Endocrine Metabolic Sciences and Biochemistry, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 20:683-90. 2010
    ..This review summarizes the recent clinical and experimental advances on glucose tolerance, bone fragility and osteoporosis associated with diabetes...
  2. doi Non-sibling parasites (Strepsiptera) develop together in the same paper wasp
    L Vannini
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, University of Siena, Via A Moro 2, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Parasitology 135:705-13. 2008
    ..Finally, the distribution of haplotypes per nest is consistent with either phoretic infection or larvipositing on nests by means of superparasitized wasps...
  3. doi Generalized lymphedema in a sirolimus-treated renal transplant patient
    Carmine De Bartolomeis
    UOC Chirurgia dei Trapianti Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Senese, Siena, Italy
    Clin Transplant 22:254-7. 2008
    ..After sirolimus discontinuation the generalized lymphedema started to improve and three months later all the symptoms had disappeared...
  4. doi Rottlerin inhibits the nuclear factor kappaB/cyclin-D1 cascade in MCF-7 breast cancer cells
    C Torricelli
    Department of Physiology, University of Siena, Via Aldo Moro, 7 53100 Siena, Italy
    Life Sci 82:638-43. 2008
    ..Indeed the drug prevented calcium-induced CaMKII autophosphorylation which, in turn, led to decreased NFkappaB activation...
  5. ncbi Theoretical properties of recursive neural networks with linear neurons
    M Bianchini
    Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell Informazione, Universita di Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy
    IEEE Trans Neural Netw 12:953-67. 2001
    ..As a byproduct of our study some connections with the classical linear system theory are given where the processing is extended from sequences to graphs...
  6. ncbi Stay tuned! It is an exciting era for the biology of cilia and flagella. Report on the FASEB summer research conference on the Biology of Cilia and Flagella. August 4-9, Vermont Academy, USA
    Pietro Lupetti
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Siena University, Italy
    Tissue Cell 39:445-55. 2007
  7. ncbi The complexity of nectar: secretion and resorption dynamically regulate nectar features
    Massimo Nepi
    Department of Environmental Sciences G Sarfatti, Botany Section, Siena University, Via P A Mattioli, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Naturwissenschaften 95:177-84. 2008
    ..The mechanism of nectar resorption at the cell level has received little attention, and its molecular basis can only be hypothesized on the basis of recent studies concerning sugar sensing...
  8. ncbi Low-dose oral fludarabine plus cyclophosphamide as first-line treatment in elderly patients with indolent non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Alberto Fabbri
    Unit of Haematology and Transplants, Policlinico S Maria alle Scotte, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Br J Haematol 139:90-3. 2007
    ..Haematological and extra-haematological toxicity were mild. This reduced-dose Flu-based oral regimen showed good efficacy and was simple to administer on an outpatient basis...
  9. ncbi Melanocytic skin lesions and pregnancy: digital dermoscopy analysis
    Pietro Rubegni
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Immunological Sciences, Section of Dermatology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Skin Res Technol 13:143-7. 2007
    ..Our purpose was to objectively determine, by digital dermoscopy analysis (DDA), any dermoscopic changes of acquired melanocitic nevi during pregnancy and after 1 year from delivery...
  10. ncbi Primary subcutaneous zygomycosis due to Rhizopus oryzae in a 71-year-old man with normal immune status
    C Romano
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Immunological Science, Section of Dermatology, Siena University, Siena, Italy
    Mycoses 50:82-4. 2007
    ..Diagnosis was based on histological examination and culture of biopsy fragments from skin lesions. The patient recovered after itraconazole therapy (200 mg day(-1) for 60 days followed by 100 mg day(-1) for 45 days)...
  11. ncbi Long-term outcome of renal transplantation from marginal donors
    A Collini
    UOC Chirurgia dei Trapianti Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Senese, Siena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 38:3398-9. 2006
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  12. ncbi Serotype distribution, clonality and antimicrobial resistance of invasive pneumococcal isolates in a central Italian region: implications for vaccine strategies
    Alessandra Zanchi
    Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare Clinica e Laboratorio di Malattie Infettive, Universita di Siena, Ospedale Le Scotte, Piano 0 lotto IV Viale Bracci, 16, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr 166:875-7. 2007
  13. ncbi The application of environmental certification to the Province of Siena
    R Ridolfi
    Department of Chemical and Biosystems Sciences, University of Siena, Via Aldo Moro 2, 53100, Siena, Italy
    J Environ Manage 86:390-5. 2008
    ..This paper presents how this EMS is constructed, as well as the indicators that are used to analyze the system, paying particular attention to sustainability indicators...
  14. ncbi In vitro toxicity evaluation of silver soldering, electrical resistance, and laser welding of orthodontic wires
    Silvia Sestini
    Department of Molecular Biology, University of Siena, Italy
    Eur J Orthod 28:567-72. 2006
    ..05) decrease in both osteoblast ALP activity and fibroblast viability, and prevented the growth of keratinocytes in vitro. Laser welding was the only joining process well tolerated by all tested cells...
  15. ncbi [Chemical resistance of latex gloves]
    P Sartorelli
    Sezione Dipartimentale di Medicina del Lavoro e Tossicologia Occupazionale, Universita degli Studi di Siena, Policlinico Santa Maria alle Scotte, Siena
    Med Lav 99:96-101. 2008
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  16. pmc The complete mitochondrial genome of the Antarctic springtail Cryptopygus antarcticus (Hexapoda: Collembola)
    Antonio Carapelli
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, University of Siena, Via A, Moro 2, 53100 Siena, Italy
    BMC Genomics 9:315. 2008
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  17. pmc Primary non-Hodgkin's breast lymphoma: Surgical approach
    Alessandro Neri
    Department of Human Pathology and Oncology Section of General Surgery and Surgical Oncology, Division of Hematology, University of Siena, viale Bracci Policlinico Le Scotte 53100, Siena, Italy
    Cases J 1:311. 2008
    ..Our experience stresses the importance of a radical surgical approach in a locally advanced non-Hodgkin's lymphoma of the breast unresponsive to radio and chemotherapy...
  18. doi Time- and dose-dependency of the effects of nitrogen pollution on lichens
    Silvana Munzi
    Department of Environmental Science, University of Siena, Via Mattioli 4, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 73:1785-8. 2010
    ..It was concluded that the response of lichens to N supply is not only species-specific, but also time- and dose-dependent. The results give a clue on field studies on the relationships between lichens and N pollution...
  19. doi Anti-Ro/SSA antibodies and cardiac arrhythmias in the adult: facts and hypotheses
    P E Lazzerini
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Immunological Sciences, Division of Clinical Immunology, University of Siena, Italy
    Scand J Immunol 72:213-22. 2010
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  20. ncbi Non-invasive chemical and phase analysis of Roman bronze artefacts from Thamusida (Morocco)
    Elisabetta Gliozzo
    Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra, Universita di Siena, Via Laterina 8, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Appl Radiat Isot 68:2246-51. 2010
    ..A mixed technology was employed, making a limited use of "pure" semi-finished materials if compared with the large utilization of recycled materials (brass and bronze)...
  21. doi PARP activity and NAD concentration in PMC from patients affected by systemic sclerosis and lupus erythematosus
    B Cerboni
    Department of Molecular Biology, Section of Biological Chemistry, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Nucleosides Nucleotides Nucleic Acids 29:471-5. 2010
    ..Lower PARP-1 activity and higher NAD concentration were observed in pathological conditions than controls, supporting the role of PARP-1 activation in modulating NAD concentration...
  22. doi PVA/STMP based hydrogels as potential substitutes of human vitreous
    Gemma Leone
    Department of Pharmaceutical and Applied Chemistry, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 21:2491-500. 2010
    ..Further analysis in terms of light transmittance, water content measurements, diffusion coefficient and cytotoxicity confirmed the applicability of such a hydrogel as vitreous substitute...
  23. doi Water: a medium where dissipative structures are produced by a coherent dynamics
    Nadia Marchettini
    Department of Chemistry, University of Siena, Via della Diana 2A, Siena, Italy
    J Theor Biol 265:511-6. 2010
    ..A mechanism allowing the appearance of self-produced oscillations is suggested...
  24. pmc Selective estrogen receptor modulator (SERM) for the treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women: focus on lasofoxifene
    Luigi Gennari
    Department of Internal Medicine, Endocrine Metabolic Sciences and Biochemistry, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Clin Interv Aging 5:19-29. 2010
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  25. ncbi History of the early dipteran systematics in Italy: from Lyncei to Battista Grassi
    B Baccetti
    Section of Biology, University of Siena, S Maria alle Scotte Hospital, Lotto 1, Piano 1S, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Parassitologia 50:167-72. 2008
    ..Once Battista Grassi solved the cycle of Anopheles and Plasmodia, further researches followed by Golgi, Celli, Marchiafava, Bastianelli and Bignami, as well as by Roland Ross...
  26. doi Ratio between metastatic and examined lymph nodes (N ratio) may have low clinical utility in gastric cancer patients treated by limited lymphadenectomy: results from a single-center experience of 526 patients
    Corrado Pedrazzani
    Department of Human Pathology and Oncology, Unit of Surgical Oncology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    World J Surg 34:85-91. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the prognostic value of the ratio of metastatic to examined lymph nodes (N ratio) in gastric cancer patients who underwent limited lymphadenectomy and had a small number (< or =15) of analyzed nodes...
  27. ncbi [Low dose oral contraceptives: 30 microg are still used?]
    V De Leo
    Istituto di Ginecologia e Ostetricia, Universita degli Studi di Siena, Siena, Italia
    Minerva Ginecol 61:453-8. 2009
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  28. doi Endocrine consequences of opioid therapy
    Anna Maria Aloisi
    University of Siena, Department of Physiology, Neuroscience and Applied Physiology Section, Via Aldo Moro 2, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 34:S162-8. 2009
    ..Thus when treating pain with opioids, their effects on hypothalamo-pituitary-gonadal and hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal-related hormones must be considered and, where possible, hormone replacement therapy should be started...
  29. ncbi [Neonatal neuroblastoma and prenatal diagnosis]
    M Messina
    Dipartimento di Pediatria, Ostetricia e Medicina della Riproduzione, Sezione di Chirurgia Pediatrica, Universita di Siena, Siena, Italia
    Minerva Pediatr 61:349-54. 2009
    ..In conclusion, the effectiveness of a multidisciplinary approach of neonatal neuroblastoma is higher in the early diagnosis and in an accurate staging of the disease, which is fundamental for the favourable prognosis...
  30. ncbi Rationale and design of emergent/urgent carotid artery stenting (EUCAS) registry
    C Setacci
    Department of Surgery, Unit of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 49:737-42. 2008
    ..Follow-up surveillance to 1 month will include Duplex scanning, neurological examinations and blood collections for inflammatory biomarkers determination...
  31. ncbi Localization of group-1 allergen Zea m 1 in the coat and wall of maize pollen
    Wei Wang
    Dipartimento di Scienze Ambientali G Sarfatti, Universita di Siena, Via P A Mattioli 4, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Acta Histochem 108:395-400. 2006
    ..Moreover, a substantial amount of Zea m 1 was localized in the cytoplasm of the pollen interior. The presence of Zea m 1 in the pollen coat and wall suggests that Zea m 1 may play a potential role in pollen germination on the stigma...
  32. ncbi Mortality from second tumour among long-term survivors of retinoblastoma: a retrospective analysis of the Italian retinoblastoma registry
    A Acquaviva
    Italian Retinoblastoma Registry, Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Oncogene 25:5350-7. 2006
    ..00, 95% CI 203.50-1008.40), small intestine (SMR 1375.50, 95% CI 344.00-5499.70), nasal cavity (SMR 13.71, 95% CI 1.93-97.35) and cancers of the brain and central nervous system (SMR 41.14, 95% CI 13.2-127.55)...
  33. ncbi Review: porphyrins as biomarkers for hazard assessment of bird populations: destructive and non-destructive use
    Silvia Casini
    Department of Environmental Science G Sarfatt, University of Siena, Via Mattioli, 4 53100 Siena, Italy
    Ecotoxicology 12:297-305. 2003
    ..We finally illustrate their potential as a nondestructive biomarker suitable for situations in which destructive sampling of natural populations must be avoided, suggesting the implementation of this approach...
  34. ncbi The 'common mole' from the point of view of digital dermoscopy analysis: subjective vs. objective evaluation of easy pigmented skin lesions
    M Burroni
    Department of Dermatology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 17:28-33. 2003
    ..In recent years, certain research groups have developed equipment and methods, such as digital dermoscopy analysis, that enable objective evaluation of pigmented skin lesions...
  35. ncbi PACS implementation in a university hospital in Tuscany
    Palmino Sacco
    Department of Radiology, University of Siena, Italy
    J Digit Imaging 15:250-1. 2002
    ..for the implementation of a picture archiving and communication system in the Department of radiology of University of Siena, Italy...
  36. ncbi Iron release, oxidative stress and erythrocyte ageing
    Mario Comporti
    Department of Pathophysiology and Experimental Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Free Radic Biol Med 32:568-76. 2002
    ..In newborns the release of iron in erythrocytes is correlated with plasma nonprotein-bound iron and may contribute to its appearance...
  37. ncbi A Rett syndrome MECP2 mutation that causes mental retardation in men
    M T Dotti
    Neurometabolic Unit and Center for the Diagnosis Prevention and Therapy of Neuro handicap, University of Siena, Italy
    Neurology 58:226-30. 2002
    ..To characterize the clinical features of a new type of X-linked mental retardation associated with MECP2 mutation in the index family...
  38. ncbi Urinary calcium excretion in the monitoring of bone metastases from prostatic carcinoma
    G Francini
    Medical Oncology Division, Institute of Internal Medicine, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Cancer 92:1468-74. 2001
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  39. ncbi Rothmund-Thomson syndrome (Thomson-type) and myelodysplasia
    E Pianigiani
    Department of Dermatology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 18:422-5. 2001
    ..The patient was kept under hematologic surveillance for myelodysplastic syndrome. Bone marrow transplantation was considered unnecessary at present...
  40. ncbi The complete mitochondrial DNA sequence of the basal hexapod Tetrodontophora bielanensis: evidence for heteroplasmy and tRNA translocations
    F Nardi
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy corrected
    Mol Biol Evol 18:1293-304. 2001
    ..A preliminary phylogenetic analysis based on the amino acid sequence of the PCGs failed to find support for the monophyly of Hexapoda...
  41. ncbi Comparison of different methods for the detection of anti-Ro/SSA antibodies in connective tissue diseases
    G Morozzi
    Institute of Rheumatology, University of Siena, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 18:729-31. 2000
    ..To compare the performance characteristics of various tests commonly used to detect anti-SSA/Ro autoantibodies in the sera of patients affected by connective tissue diseases (CTD)...
  42. ncbi Lichens and mosses as biomonitors of trace elements in areas with thermal springs and fumarole activity (Mt. Amiata, central Italy)
    S Loppi
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Siena, Italy
    Chemosphere 41:1333-6. 2000
    ..Furthermore, fumaroles turned out to be a significant source of atmospheric arsenic...
  43. ncbi Administration of L-thyroxine does not improve the response of the hypothalamo-pituitary-ovarian axis to clomiphene citrate in functional hypothalamic amenorrhea
    V De Leo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico Le Scotte, University of Siena, Viale Bracci, 53100, Siena, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 90:103-8. 2000
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  44. ncbi Behavior of circulating endothelin-1 in a group of patients with acute myocardial infarction
    S Battistelli
    Istituto di Semeiotica Medica e Geriatria, University of Siena, Italy
    Angiology 50:629-38. 1999
    ..In the following phase the ET-1, being correlated with LVEF, could be a reliable index of systolic function...
  45. ncbi Short-term treatment of uterine fibromyomas with danazol
    V De Leo
    Institute of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Siena University, Italy
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 47:258-62. 1999
    ..The mechanism by which danazol reduces the volume of fibromyomas may be due to reduced estrogen concentrations and to its antiprogesterone effects on uterine myomas...
  46. ncbi [Some questions about the Greek sources of Rhazes' Continens]
    Ivan Garofalo
    Dipartimento di Studi Classici, Universita degli Studi di Siena, Italy
    Med Secoli 14:383-406. 2002
    ..This paper deals with some questions about Greek sources of Rhazes' Continens, concerning both preserved and non-preserved works, in order to elucidate the importance of the Continens, Rhazes' method in excerpting and his originality...
  47. ncbi Gonadectomy affects hormonal and behavioral responses to repetitive nociceptive stimulation in male rats
    Anna Maria Aloisi
    Department of Physiology, University of Siena, Via Aldo Moro, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1007:232-7. 2003
    ..This suggests that the lower incidence of chronic pain syndromes in males could be caused by the presence of these hormones...
  48. ncbi Design, synthesis, structural studies, biological evaluation, and computational simulations of novel potent AT(1) angiotensin II receptor antagonists based on the 4-phenylquinoline structure
    Andrea Cappelli
    Dipartimento Farmaco Chimico Tecnologico and European Research Centre for Drug Discovery and Development, Universita di Siena, Via A Moro, 53100 Siena, Italy
    J Med Chem 47:2574-86. 2004
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  49. pmc Switch from planktonic to sessile life: a major event in pneumococcal pathogenesis
    Marco R Oggioni
    Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Universita di Siena, Siena, Italy
    Mol Microbiol 61:1196-210. 2006
    ..During bacteraemic sepsis pneumococci resemble planktonic growth, while during tissue infection, such as pneumonia or meningitis, pneumococci are in a biofilm-like state...
  50. pmc Sensitivity and specificity of mastoid vibration test in detection of effects of vestibular neuritis
    D Nuti
    ENT Department, University of Siena Medical School, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 25:271-6. 2005
    ..It is suggested that this test be included in the diagnostic workup of all patients with suspected vestibular dysfunction...
  51. ncbi Pro-inflammatory/anti-inflammatory cytokine imbalance in acute coronary syndromes
    A L Pasqui
    Dip Medicina Clinica e Scienze Immunologiche, Sezione di Medicina Interna, Policlinico Le Scotte, I 53100, Siena, Italy
    Clin Exp Med 6:38-44. 2006
    ..In conclusion, a relevant imbalance is present in ACS and this fact could contribute to plaque instability and clinical manifestations...
  52. ncbi Drug-protein recognition processes investigated by NMR relaxation data. A study on corticosteroid-albumin interactions
    Silvia Martini
    Department of Chemical and Biosystem Sciences, University of Siena, Via Aldo Moro 2, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Biochem Pharmacol 71:858-64. 2006
    ..This approach allowed the comparison of the binding ability of prednisolone and prednisone towards albumin...
  53. ncbi Post-surgical use of radioiodine (131I) in patients with papillary and follicular thyroid cancer and the issue of remnant ablation: a consensus report
    Furio Pacini
    University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 153:651-9. 2005
    ..To determine, based on published literature and expert clinical experience, current indications for the post-surgical administration of a large radioiodine activity in patients with differentiated thyroid cancer...
  54. ncbi Occurrence of organochlorine pesticides (OCPs) and their enantiomeric signatures, and concentrations of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in the Adélie penguin food web, Antarctica
    Simonetta Corsolini
    Department of Environmental Science G Sarfatti, University of Siena, Via P A Mattioli, 4, I 53100 Siena, Italy
    Environ Pollut 140:371-82. 2006
    ..The detection of BDE28, BDE47, BDE99 and BDE100 in Antarctic organisms confirmed their global transport and distribution; the detection of lower brominated congeners suggested a potential long-range transport...
  55. ncbi Blood profiles, body fat and mood state in healthy subjects on different diets supplemented with Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids
    G Fontani
    University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 35:499-507. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the variation of several physiological parameters in healthy subjects on different diets supplemented with Omega-3 fatty acids...
  56. ncbi Melatonin and nocturnal migration
    Leonida Fusani
    Dipartimento di Fisiologia, Sez Neuroscienze e Fisiologia Applicata, Universita di Siena, Via Aldo Moro, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1046:264-70. 2005
    ..Taken together, the studies demonstrate the existence of a functional relationship between melatonin and nocturnal restlessness and of seasonal differences in the response of the migratory program to food availability...
  57. ncbi Molecular determinants of the structural and functional organization of the sarcoplasmic reticulum
    Vincenzo Sorrentino
    Molecular Medicine Section, Department of Neuroscience, University of Siena, via Aldo Moro 5, 53100, Italy
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1742:113-8. 2004
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  58. ncbi The thrombin peptide, TP508, enhances cytokine release and activates signaling events
    Antonella Naldini
    Department of Physiology, University of Siena, Via Aldo Moro, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Peptides 25:1917-26. 2004
    ..These data support the hypothesis that TP508 may accelerate tissue repair through the activation of the inflammatory response...
  59. ncbi Novel carboxymethylcellulose-based microporous hydrogels suitable for drug delivery
    R Barbucci
    C R I S M A and the Department of Chemical and Biosystem Sciences and Technologies, University of Siena, Via Aldo Moro 2, 53100 Siena, Italy
    J Biomater Sci Polym Ed 15:607-19. 2004
    ..By increasing the pore dimension the release of ibuprofen-lysin was slower. Inducing the microporous structure after the loading of the hydrogel with the drug resulted in a slower release...
  60. ncbi From hyperviscosity to endothelial dysfunction: a return trip?
    Sandro Forconi
    Department of Internal, Cardiovascular and Geriatric Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Siena, Italy
    Clin Hemorheol Microcirc 30:155-65. 2004
  61. ncbi Solution structure of folic acid. Molecular mechanics and NMR investigation
    C Bonechi
    Department of Chemical and Biosystem Sciences, University of Siena, Via A Moro, 2 53100 Siena, Italy
    Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc 60:1411-9. 2004
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  62. ncbi Behavioural and hormonal effects of restraint stress and formalin test in male and female rats
    A M Aloisi
    Institute of Human Physiology, University of Siena, Italy
    Brain Res Bull 47:57-62. 1998
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