University of Turin

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Organization: University of Turin
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  1. doi Molecularly imprinted polymers for corticosteroids: analysis of binding selectivity
    Claudio Baggiani
    Laboratory of Bioanalytical Chemistry, Department of Analytical Chemistry, University of Torino, Via Giuria 5, 10125 Torino, Italy
    Biosens Bioelectron 26:590-5. 2010
  2. doi Streptococcus agalactiae in pregnant women: phenotypic and genotypic characters
    D Savoia
    Department of Clinical and Biological Sciences, University of Turin, at S Luigi Gonzaga Hospital, Regione Gonzole 10, 10043 Orbassano TO, Italy
    J Infect 56:120-5. 2008
  3. ncbi Breast meat traits of Muscovy ducks fed on a microalga (Crypthecodinium cohnii) meal supplemented diet
    A Schiavone
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Dipartimento di Produzioni Animali, Epidemiologia ed Ecologia, Universita degli Studi di Torino, Italy
    Br Poult Sci 48:573-9. 2007
  4. ncbi Insects feeding on plants: rapid signals and responses preceding the induction of phytochemical release
    Massimo E Maffei
    Department of Plant Biology and Centre of Excellence CEBIOVEM, University of Turin, Viale P A Mattioli, 25, I 10125 Turin, Italy
    Phytochemistry 68:2946-59. 2007
  5. ncbi Hepatocyte growth factor exerts multiple biological functions on bovine mammary epithelial cells
    P Accornero
    Department of Veterinary Morphophysiology, University of Torino, Via Leonardo da Vinci 44, 10095, Grugliasco TO, Italy
    J Dairy Sci 90:4289-96. 2007
  6. ncbi Myoelectric manifestations of fatigue in vastus lateralis, medialis obliquus and medialis longus muscles
    A Rainoldi
    Motor Science Research Center, SUISM Università degli Studi di Torino, P za Bernini 12 10143, Torino, Italy
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 18:1032-7. 2008
  7. ncbi Caveolin-1 expression is variably displayed in astroglial-derived tumors and absent in oligodendrogliomas: concrete premises for a new reliable diagnostic marker in gliomas
    Paola Cassoni
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:760-9. 2007
  8. ncbi Modulations of the calcineurin/NF-AT pathway in skeletal muscle atrophy
    Paola Costelli
    Dipartimento di Medicina e Oncologia Sperimentale, Universita di Torino, Italy
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1770:1028-36. 2007
  9. ncbi Emerging drugs for mesothelioma
    Giorgio Vittorio Scagliotti
    University of Turin, Department of Clinical and Biological Sciences, Thoracic Oncology Unit, San Luigi Hospital, Regione Gonzole, Orbassano Torino, Italy
    Expert Opin Emerg Drugs 12:127-37. 2007
  10. ncbi Decreased systolic function and inadequate hypertrophy in large and small breed dogs with chronic mitral valve insufficiency
    Michele Borgarelli
    Department Patologia Animale, Faculty Veterinary Medicine, Via L da Vinci 44, Grugliasco, Italy
    J Vet Intern Med 21:61-7. 2007

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  1. doi Molecularly imprinted polymers for corticosteroids: analysis of binding selectivity
    Claudio Baggiani
    Laboratory of Bioanalytical Chemistry, Department of Analytical Chemistry, University of Torino, Via Giuria 5, 10125 Torino, Italy
    Biosens Bioelectron 26:590-5. 2010
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  2. doi Streptococcus agalactiae in pregnant women: phenotypic and genotypic characters
    D Savoia
    Department of Clinical and Biological Sciences, University of Turin, at S Luigi Gonzaga Hospital, Regione Gonzole 10, 10043 Orbassano TO, Italy
    J Infect 56:120-5. 2008
    ..Streptococcus agalactiae (GBS) is considered a leading cause of neonatal sepsis. We evaluated the phenotypic and genotypic characters of 73 S. agalactiae strains isolated from different women at the 35-37 weeks of pregnancy...
  3. ncbi Breast meat traits of Muscovy ducks fed on a microalga (Crypthecodinium cohnii) meal supplemented diet
    A Schiavone
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Dipartimento di Produzioni Animali, Epidemiologia ed Ecologia, Universita degli Studi di Torino, Italy
    Br Poult Sci 48:573-9. 2007
    ..4. A significant increase of DHA content in breast meat of ducks fed on the Crypthecodinium cohnii enriched diet was observed...
  4. ncbi Insects feeding on plants: rapid signals and responses preceding the induction of phytochemical release
    Massimo E Maffei
    Department of Plant Biology and Centre of Excellence CEBIOVEM, University of Turin, Viale P A Mattioli, 25, I 10125 Turin, Italy
    Phytochemistry 68:2946-59. 2007
    ..Furthermore, we compare and discuss the impact of mechanical and biotroph wounding...
  5. ncbi Hepatocyte growth factor exerts multiple biological functions on bovine mammary epithelial cells
    P Accornero
    Department of Veterinary Morphophysiology, University of Torino, Via Leonardo da Vinci 44, 10095, Grugliasco TO, Italy
    J Dairy Sci 90:4289-96. 2007
    ..These data indicate that HGF and Met might be important regulators of mammary gland growth, morphogenesis, and development in the bovine...
  6. ncbi Myoelectric manifestations of fatigue in vastus lateralis, medialis obliquus and medialis longus muscles
    A Rainoldi
    Motor Science Research Center, SUISM Università degli Studi di Torino, P za Bernini 12 10143, Torino, Italy
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 18:1032-7. 2008
    ..05). These findings suggest that surface EMG signals and their time course during sustained isometric contractions may be useful to non-invasively describe functional differences between the vasti muscles...
  7. ncbi Caveolin-1 expression is variably displayed in astroglial-derived tumors and absent in oligodendrogliomas: concrete premises for a new reliable diagnostic marker in gliomas
    Paola Cassoni
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:760-9. 2007
    ..Finally, the lack of cav-1 immunoreactivity in oligodendrogliomas suggests its concrete application as a useful diagnostic marker...
  8. ncbi Modulations of the calcineurin/NF-AT pathway in skeletal muscle atrophy
    Paola Costelli
    Dipartimento di Medicina e Oncologia Sperimentale, Universita di Torino, Italy
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1770:1028-36. 2007
    ..These results suggest that modulations of calcineurin activity may be involved in the pathogenesis of muscle wasting in diabetes though not in cancer cachexia...
  9. ncbi Emerging drugs for mesothelioma
    Giorgio Vittorio Scagliotti
    University of Turin, Department of Clinical and Biological Sciences, Thoracic Oncology Unit, San Luigi Hospital, Regione Gonzole, Orbassano Torino, Italy
    Expert Opin Emerg Drugs 12:127-37. 2007
    ..This review summarizes standard chemotherapy options and focuses on the molecular basis of the newest biologically targeted therapies to be implemented in the near future, in the management of MPM...
  10. ncbi Decreased systolic function and inadequate hypertrophy in large and small breed dogs with chronic mitral valve insufficiency
    Michele Borgarelli
    Department Patologia Animale, Faculty Veterinary Medicine, Via L da Vinci 44, Grugliasco, Italy
    J Vet Intern Med 21:61-7. 2007
    ..It has been suggested the myocardial failure could be, in part, because of an insufficient increase in left ventricular mass...
  11. pmc Morphological instability and cancer invasion: a 'splashing water drop' analogy
    Caterina Guiot
    Dip Neuroscience and CNISM, Universita di Torino, Italy
    Theor Biol Med Model 4:4. 2007
    ..Recent studies suggest that the process of invasion is driven at least in part by a set of physical forces that may be susceptible to mathematical modelling which could have practical clinical value...
  12. ncbi Isolation and functional characterization of three aquaporins from olive (Olea europaea L.)
    Francesca Secchi
    Department of Arboriculture and Pomology, University of Turin, Via Leonardo da Vinci 44, Grugliasco, 10095, Turin, Italy
    Planta 225:381-92. 2007
    ..The downregulation of AQP genes may result in reduced membrane water permeability and may limit loss of cellular water during periods of water stress. A possible role for AQPs on shoot embolism repair is discussed...
  13. ncbi Imatinib mesylate in the treatment of a large unresectable dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans: a case study
    Paola Savoia
    Department of Medical Sciences and Human Oncology, Section of Dermatology, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Dermatol Surg 32:1097-102. 2006
  14. ncbi T-type channels-secretion coupling: evidence for a fast low-threshold exocytosis
    E Carbone
    Department of Neuroscience, NIS Center of Excellence, CNISM Research Unit, Torino, 10125, Italy
    Pflugers Arch 453:373-83. 2006
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  15. doi The locus of control in patients with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes managed by individual and group care
    M Trento
    Department of Internal Medicine, Laboratory of Clinical Pedagogy, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Diabet Med 25:86-90. 2008
    ..This study investigated the locus of control in Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes and the possible differences between patients managed by group care and control subjects followed by traditional one-to-one care...
  16. doi The NADPH oxidase inhibitor apocynin induces nitric oxide synthesis via oxidative stress
    Chiara Riganti
    Dipartimento di Genetica, Biologia e Biochimica, Universita di Torino, Via Santena 5 bis, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 228:277-85. 2008
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  17. pmc Differential Greek and northern African migrations to Sicily are supported by genetic evidence from the Y chromosome
    Cornelia Di Gaetano
    Department of Genetics, Biology and Biochemistry, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Eur J Hum Genet 17:91-9. 2009
    ..9. The general heterogeneous composition of haplogroups in our Sicilian data is similar to the patterns observed in other major islands of the Mediterranean, reflecting the complex histories of settlements in Sicily...
  18. ncbi Estimating input parameters from intracellular recordings in the Feller neuronal model
    Enrico Bibbona
    Department of Mathematics G Peano, University of Torino, Via Carlo Alberto 10, 10123 Torino, Italy
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 81:031916. 2010
    ..The presence of the threshold makes the estimates of the drift term biased, and two methods to correct it are proposed...
  19. doi The role of bacillus Calmette-Guérin in the treatment of non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer
    Paolo Gontero
    Department of Urology, University of Turin, Molinette Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Eur Urol 57:410-29. 2010
    ..Recent publications have called into question a number of aspects related to its use...
  20. doi Effects of Src kinase inhibition induced by dasatinib in non-small cell lung cancer cell lines treated with cisplatin
    Paolo Ceppi
    University of Turin, Department of Clinical and Biological Sciences, San Luigi Hospital, Regione Gonzole 10, Orbassano, Italy
    Mol Cancer Ther 8:3066-74. 2009
    ..The data of this study support further clinical studies aimed to evaluate the efficacy of Src-inhibiting agents in combination with cisplatin in the treatment of NSCLC...
  21. doi 99mTc-MIBI Imaging in the presurgical characterization of thyroid follicular neoplasms: relationship to multidrug resistance protein expression
    Enrico Saggiorato
    Section of Endocrinology, Division of Internal Medicine, Department of Clinical and Biological Sciences, Gradenigo Hospital, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    J Nucl Med 50:1785-93. 2009
    ..This study also aimed to analyze the relationship between (99m)Tc-MIBI images and P-glycoprotein (P-gp)/multidrug resistance-associated protein-1 (MRP1) immunohistochemical expression...
  22. ncbi [The role of steroids in the treatment of IgA nephropathy]
    Rosanna Coppo
    Divisione di Nefrologia, Dialisi e Trapianto, Ospedale Regina Margherita, Torino
    G Ital Nefrol 26:421-41. 2009
    ..This controversy highlights the theoretical and practical issues related to steroid therapy in IgAN and here we discuss the different approaches to indications, doses, duration and route of administration...
  23. doi Cell death and proliferation in acute slices and organotypic cultures of mammalian CNS
    Laura Lossi
    Dipartimento di Morfofisiologia Veterinaria, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Prog Neurobiol 88:221-45. 2009
    ..e. the cortical, hippocampal, cerebellar and retinal slices...
  24. doi Enhanced antiviral activity of Acyclovir loaded into beta-cyclodextrin-poly(4-acryloylmorpholine) conjugate nanoparticles
    Roberta Cavalli
    Dipartimento di Scienza e Tecnologia del Farmaco, Universita degli Studi di Torino, via P Giuria 9, 10125 Torino, Italy
    J Control Release 137:116-22. 2009
    ..It was found that the nanoparticles are internalized in cells and locate in the perinuclear compartment...
  25. doi Solubility and adsorption behaviors of chlorpyriphos-methyl in the presence of surfactants
    Mara Gennari
    Dipartimento di Scienze Agronomiche, Agrochimiche e delle Produzioni Animali, Sezione di Scienze Agrochimiche, Catania, Italy
    J Environ Sci Health B 44:235-40. 2009
    ..While the solubility of CLP-m was enhanced by SDS both below and above the CMC, the solubility of the pesticide was enhanced by DHAB only above the CMC. Tween 20 did not influence the solubility of CLP-m...
  26. pmc Altered resting state in diabetic neuropathic pain
    Franco Cauda
    CCS fMRI, Koelliker Hospital, Turin, Italy
    PLoS ONE 4:e4542. 2009
    ..Specifically, we studied the functional connectivity that is associated with spontaneous neuropathic pain with spatial independent component analysis (sICA)...
  27. doi Appropriateness of early breast cancer management in relation to patient and hospital characteristics: a population based study in Northern Italy
    R Rosato
    Department of Psychology, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 117:349-56. 2009
    ..Social and geographical factors, in addition to hospital specialization, should be considered to reduce inappropriateness of care for breast cancer...
  28. doi Systemic cancer metastasis in a meningioma: report of two cases and review of the literature
    Michele Lanotte
    Department of Neuroscience, Institute of Neurosurgery, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 111:87-93. 2009
    ..Two patients are reported, with breast and renal carcinoma metastases in an intracranial meningioma. Pathogenetic mechanisms and neuroimaging features are discussed. A brief review of the literature is presented...
  29. ncbi Non-canonical autophagy: an exception or an underestimated form of autophagy?
    Francesca Scarlatti
    Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Endocrinology, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Autophagy 4:1083-5. 2008
    ..In MCF-7 cells, at least, non-canonical autophagy is involved in the caspase-independent cell death induced by resveratrol...
  30. ncbi Management of Malassezia-related diseases in the dog
    A Peano
    Dipartimento Produzioni Animali, Epidemiologia ed Ecologia, Universita degli Studi di Torino, Italy
    Parassitologia 50:85-8. 2008
    ..New perspectives, as the use of natural compounds, immunotherapy and inhibitors of yeast adherence factors, are also discussed...
  31. ncbi Reconciling sexual selection to species recognition: a process-based model of mating decision
    Sergio Castellano
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale e dell Uomo, Via Accademia Albertina, 13, 10123 Torino, Italy
    J Theor Biol 242:529-38. 2006
    ..In these cases, females may improve discrimination in mate quality by adopting permissive recognition rules and limiting the risks of heterospecific mating...
  32. ncbi Increased residual variance at developmental switch points: statistical artifact or indicator of exposed genotypic influence?
    Marco Del Giudice
    Center for Cognitive Science, University and Polytechnic of Turin, Italy
    Evolution 60:192-5. 2006
    ..A method to estimate the weight of genotypic contribution to residual variance is proposed, and its assumptions and limitations are discussed...
  33. ncbi Autonomic and emotional responses to open and hidden stimulations of the human subthalamic region
    Fabrizio Benedetti
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Turin Medical School, Italy
    Brain Res Bull 63:203-11. 2004
    ..The difference between the open and hidden stimulations in the ventral subthalamic region can explain previous studies in which open and hidden stimulations produced different therapeutic outcomes...
  34. ncbi Tuberculosis incidence in Turin, Italy, 1973-1999
    F Faggiano
    Department of Public Health, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 8:171-9. 2004
    ..Turin, Italy, 1973-1999...
  35. ncbi Supramolecular adducts between poly-L-arginine and [TmIIIdotp]: a route to sensitivity-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging-chemical exchange saturation transfer agents
    Silvio Aime
    Dipartimento di Chimica I F M Via P Giuria 7, 10125 Torino, Italy
    Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 42:4527-9. 2003
  36. ncbi Antibodies to Neospora caninum in European brown hare (Lepus europaeus)
    Ferroglio Ezio
    Dipartimento di Produzioni Animali, Epidemiologia ed Ecologia, Universita di Torino, Via L da Vinci 44, 10095 Grugliasco Turin, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 115:75-8. 2003
    ..caninum infection in foxes...
  37. ncbi Transpupillary thermotherapy of juxtafoveal recurrent choroidal neovascularization
    F Cardillo Piccolino
    Institute of Ophthalmology, Department of Clinical Physiopathology, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Eur J Ophthalmol 13:453-60. 2003
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of low power transpupillary thermotherapy (TTT) in treating juxtafoveal recurrent choroidal neovascularization (CNV) after laser photocoagulation in patients with age-related macular degeneration (ARMD)...
  38. ncbi Cystic adventitial disease of the popliteal artery. Report of 1 case and review of the literature
    P Rispoli
    Unit of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 44:255-8. 2003
    ..Medical history, clinical examination and non invasive instrumental investigations, such as duplex scanner, elicoidal CT and/or MRI, may aid in establishing the correct diagnosis...
  39. ncbi Preparation of solid lipid nanoparticles by a solvent emulsification-diffusion technique
    Michele Trotta
    Dipartimento di Scienza e Tecnologia del Farmaco, via P Giuria 9, 10125 Torino, Italy
    Int J Pharm 257:153-60. 2003
    ..Transmission electron micrographs of SLN reveal nanospheres with a smooth surface...
  40. ncbi Altered angiogenesis and survival in human tumor-derived endothelial cells
    Benedetta Bussolati
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126, Torino, Italy
    FASEB J 17:1159-61. 2003
    ..These results indicate that at least some of the TEC within a tumor display abnormal characteristics in terms of survival and angiogenic properties and also indicate the presence of a functional autocrine pathway related to VEGF-D...
  41. ncbi Apoptosis induced by clofibrate in Yoshida AH-130 hepatoma cells: role of HMG-CoA reductase
    Rosa A Canuto
    Dipartimento di Medicina ed Oncologia Sperimentale, Universita di Torino, Corso Raffaello 30, 10125 Torino, Italy
    J Lipid Res 44:56-64. 2003
    ..In conclusion, inhibition of HMGR and decreased cholesterol content are crucial events in clofibrate-induced apoptosis in AH-130 hepatoma cells...
  42. ncbi Recent developments in ion chromatography
    Corrado Sarzanini
    Department of Analytical Chemistry, University of Torino, Italy
    J Chromatogr A 956:3-13. 2002
    ..This paper summarizes how ion chromatography is now a multimode technique suitable for solving analytical problems in all areas of interest. Current and more recent applications will be overviewed within the new trends...
  43. ncbi Classic and recent special stains used in differential diagnosis of endocrine tumors
    G Bussolati
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Oncology, University of Turin, Via Santena 7, I 10126 Turin, Italy
    Endocr Pathol 12:379-87. 2001
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  44. ncbi Does high-dose interferon beta-1b improve clinical response in more severely disabled multiple sclerosis patients?
    L Durelli
    Clinica Neurologica, Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Universita di Torino, I 10126, Torino, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 178:37-41. 2000
    ..Baseline EDSS score of non-responders was higher than that of responders. Frequency and severity of adverse events were trending higher and dropout frequency higher in 12 MIU IFNB-treated patients...
  45. ncbi Lower extremity counterpart of the Poland syndrome
    M Silengo
    Dipartimento di Scienze Pediatriche e dell Adolescenza, Universita di Torino, Italy
    Clin Genet 55:41-3. 1999
    ..Our observations support the hypothesis that a lower extremity counterpart of the Poland syndrome does exist and that the extent of limb involvement is dependent on the level of vascular disruption...
  46. ncbi Cholesteryl butyrate solid lipid nanoparticles as a butyric acid pro-drug: effects on cell proliferation, cell-cycle distribution and c-myc expression in human leukemic cells
    Loredana Serpe
    Department of Anatomy, Pharmacology and Forensic Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Anticancer Drugs 15:525-36. 2004
    ..The results show how chol-but SLN affects the proliferation pattern of both myeloid and lymphoid cells to an extent greater than the natural butyrate...
  47. ncbi Blocking Ca2+entry: a way to control cell proliferation
    Luca Munaron
    Department of Animal and Human Biology, and INFM UdR Torino, University, Via Accademia Albertina 13, Turin, Italy
    Curr Med Chem 11:1533-43. 2004
    ..The review will focus on this topic...
  48. ncbi Complexes of copper(II) with adenosine or guanosine nucleosides, nucleotides 5'-monophosphate, 2'-deoxynucleosides or 2'-deoxynucleotides 5'-monophosphate in aqueous solution
    Pier G Daniele
    Dipartimento di Chimica Analitica dell Università, Via P Giuria 5, 10125 Torino, Italy
    Ann Chim 94:229-38. 2004
    ..Confirmations were also obtained by an investigation on the corresponding 2'-deoxy compounds as ligands...
  49. ncbi Resolution of HCV infection after highly active antiretroviral therapy in a HIV-HCV coinfected patient
    Francesco G De Rosa
    Department of Infectious Diseases, University of Turin, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, Corso Svizzera 164, 10149, Turin, Italy
    J Infect 53:e215-8. 2006
    ..We describe a patient with HIV-HCV coinfection with persistent disappearance of HCV-RNA after immunological and virological response to HAART, and we briefly discuss similar cases reported in the literature...
  50. ncbi Separation science in perfume analysis
    Carlo Bicchi
    Dipartimento di Scienza e Tecnologia del Farmaco, Universita di Torino, Via Pietro Giuria 9, 10125, Torino, Italy
    Anal Bioanal Chem 384:53-6. 2006
  51. ncbi Depressive and negative symptoms in schizophrenia: different effects on clinical features
    Paola Rocca
    Department of Neuroscience, Unit of Psychiatry, University of Turin, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Compr Psychiatry 46:304-10. 2005
    ..We also analyzed whether depressive and negative symptoms presented different patterns of predictors...
  52. ncbi Psychiatric disorders and muscle tenderness in episodic and chronic migraine
    Franco Mongini
    Department of Clinical Pathophysiology, Headache and Facial Pain Unit, University of Turin, 14 Corso Dogliotti, I 10126 Torino, Italy
    Expert Rev Neurother 5:635-42. 2005
    ..The main finding was a positive relationship between muscle tenderness and psychiatric disorders in patients with episodic migraine alone or associated with episodic tension-type headache...
  53. ncbi Transverse maxillary distraction with a bone-anchored appliance: dento-periodontal effects and clinical and radiological results
    G A Ramieri
    Department of Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Turin, C so A M Dogliotti 14, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 34:357-63. 2005
    ..Further evaluation is required to assess the long-term stability and periodontal consequences of this technique...
  54. ncbi Conjugated linoleic acid induces apoptosis in MDA-MB-231 breast cancer cells through ERK/MAPK signalling and mitochondrial pathway
    Antonella Miglietta
    Department of Experimental Medicine and Oncology, University of Torino, Corso Raffaello 30, 10125 Turin, Italy
    Cancer Lett 234:149-57. 2006
    ..From the above data, we are induced to think that CLA may trigger apoptosis in the estrogen unresponsive MDA-MB-231 cell line via mechanisms involving above all the mitochondrial pathway...
  55. ncbi Rethinking the renin-angiotensin system and its role in cardiovascular regulation
    Pasquale Pagliaro
    Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Biologiche, Universita degli Studi di Torino, Italy
    Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 19:77-87. 2005
    ..This mini review will summarize some new aspects concerning the recently discovered biological functions of RAS and in particular of ACE, ACE(2) and ACE-inhibitors in cardiovascular system...
  56. ncbi Robot-assisted vs laparoscopic adrenalectomy: a prospective randomized controlled trial
    M Morino
    Department of Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, University of Turin, C O A M Dogliotti 14, Turin, 10126, Italy
    Surg Endosc 18:1742-6. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the benefits and disadvantages of robot-assisted laparoscopic surgery for disorders of the adrenal gland in terms of feasibility, safety, and length of hospitalization...
  57. ncbi Hepatitis C virus-associated oral lichen planus: is the geographical heterogeneity related to HLA-DR6?
    M Carrozzo
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, Oral Medicine Section, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Turin, Italy
    J Oral Pathol Med 34:204-8. 2005
    ..The association between hepatitis C virus (HCV) and oral lichen planus (OLP) is more common in the Mediterranean area and Japan, possibly because of immunogenetic factors...
  58. pmc Effect of different approaches to treatment of smoking as a potential confounder in a case-control study on occupational exposures
    L Richiardi
    Unit of Cancer Epidemiology, CeRMS and Centre for Oncological Prevention, University of Turin, Italy
    Occup Environ Med 62:101-4. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effect of different approaches to treatment of smoking as a potential confounder in an occupational study of lung cancer...
  59. ncbi Long-term survival in high-grade axial osteosarcoma with bone and lung metastases treated with chemotherapy only
    Adalberto Brach del Prever
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, University of Turin, Regina Margherita Children s Hospital, Turin, Italy
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 27:42-5. 2005
    ..Although a surgical approach on the primary and secondary sites is fundamental, this case may be considered an indication of the efficacy of aggressive chemotherapy in treating osteosarcoma...
  60. ncbi Hydrophilic microspheres from water-in-oil emulsions by the water diffusion technique
    Michele Trotta
    Dipartimento di Scienza e Tecnologia del Farmaco, University of Turin, 10125 Turin, Italy
    Pharm Res 21:1445-9. 2004
    ..The preparation method used the diffusion of water by an excess of solvent starting from a water-in-solvent emulsion...
  61. ncbi Development of recombinant capsid antigen/transmembrane epitope fusion proteins for serological diagnosis of animal lentivirus infections
    S Rosati
    Dipartimento di Produzioni Animali, Epidemiologia ed Ecologia, Facolta di Medicina Veterinaria, Universita di Torino, Via Leonardo da Vinci 44, 10095 Grugliasco TO, Italy
    J Virol Methods 121:73-8. 2004
    ..The corresponding CA/TM antigen from EIAV showed excellent agreement with Coggins test...
  62. ncbi Prolactin is an autocrine growth factor for the Jurkat human T-leukemic cell line
    L Matera
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    J Neuroimmunol 79:12-21. 1997
    ..Taken as a whole, these results demonstrate that PRL can act as an autocrine T cell growth factor independently of IL-2 and are the first evidence of its involvement in human leukemic growth and possibly in leukemic transformation...