A Agostoni

Summary

Affiliation: University of Milan
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [The kinin system: biological mechanisms and clinical implications]
    A Agostoni
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Universita, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore, Milano
    Recenti Prog Med 92:764-73. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Drug-induced angioedema without urticaria
    A Agostoni
    Department of Internal Medicine, IRCCS Milan Maggiore Hospital, University of Milan, Italy
    Drug Saf 24:599-606. 2001
  3. pmc Alzheimer's beta-amyloid peptides can activate the early components of complement classical pathway in a C1q-independent manner
    L Bergamaschini
    Department of Internal Medicine, Maggiore Hospital, IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Clin Exp Immunol 115:526-33. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Bradykinin in the ascitic fluid of patients with liver cirrhosis
    M Cugno
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Milan, Maggiore Hospital IRCCS, Via Pace 15, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Clin Sci (Lond) 101:651-7. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Parallel reduction of plasma levels of high and low molecular weight kininogen in patients with cirrhosis
    M Cugno
    Department of Internal Medicine, IRCCS Maggiore Hospital, University of Milan, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 82:1428-32. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint The region 1-11 of Alzheimer amyloid-beta is critical for activation of contact-kinin system
    L Bergamaschini
    Department of Internal Medicine, Ospedale Maggiore, IRCCS, University of Milan, Italy
    Neurobiol Aging 22:63-9. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Angioedema due to angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors
    A Agostoni
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Milan, IRCCS Ospedale, Maggiore, Italy
    Immunopharmacology 44:21-5. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint In vitro interaction of C1-inhibitor with thrombin
    M Cugno
    Department of Internal Medicine, IRCCS Maggiore Hospital, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 12:253-60. 2001
  9. pmc Consumption of C4b-binding protein (C4BP) during in vivo activation of the classical complement pathway
    L Bergamaschini
    Department of Internal Medicine, Maggiore Hospital IRCCS, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Clin Exp Immunol 116:220-4. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Increase of bradykinin in plasma of patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass: the importance of lung exclusion
    M Cugno
    Department of Internal Medicine, IRCCS Maggiore Hospital, University of Milan, Italy
    Chest 120:1776-82. 2001

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint [The kinin system: biological mechanisms and clinical implications]
    A Agostoni
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Universita, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore, Milano
    Recenti Prog Med 92:764-73. 2001
    ..The study of the kinin system in clinical field, which had been limited by methodological difficulties, has now received an important stimulus by the recent availability of specific and sensitive methods of dosage...
  2. ncbi request reprint Drug-induced angioedema without urticaria
    A Agostoni
    Department of Internal Medicine, IRCCS Milan Maggiore Hospital, University of Milan, Italy
    Drug Saf 24:599-606. 2001
    ..If the acute airway obstruction leads to life-threatening respiratory compromise an emergency cricothyroidotomy must be performed...
  3. pmc Alzheimer's beta-amyloid peptides can activate the early components of complement classical pathway in a C1q-independent manner
    L Bergamaschini
    Department of Internal Medicine, Maggiore Hospital, IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Clin Exp Immunol 115:526-33. 1999
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Bradykinin in the ascitic fluid of patients with liver cirrhosis
    M Cugno
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Milan, Maggiore Hospital IRCCS, Via Pace 15, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Clin Sci (Lond) 101:651-7. 2001
    ..Activation of the kinin system may therefore be involved in decompensating cirrhosis, but a cause-effect relationship remains to be established...
  5. ncbi request reprint Parallel reduction of plasma levels of high and low molecular weight kininogen in patients with cirrhosis
    M Cugno
    Department of Internal Medicine, IRCCS Maggiore Hospital, University of Milan, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 82:1428-32. 1999
    ..The decrease of important regulatory proteins like kininogens may contribute to the imbalance in coagulation and fibrinolytic systems, which frequently occurs in cirrhotic patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint The region 1-11 of Alzheimer amyloid-beta is critical for activation of contact-kinin system
    L Bergamaschini
    Department of Internal Medicine, Ospedale Maggiore, IRCCS, University of Milan, Italy
    Neurobiol Aging 22:63-9. 2001
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Angioedema due to angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors
    A Agostoni
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Milan, IRCCS Ospedale, Maggiore, Italy
    Immunopharmacology 44:21-5. 1999
    ..These observations indicate that in ACE-inhibitor-induced angioedema, contrary to hereditary angioedema, the reduction of bradykinin catabolic rate plays a predominant role...
  8. ncbi request reprint In vitro interaction of C1-inhibitor with thrombin
    M Cugno
    Department of Internal Medicine, IRCCS Maggiore Hospital, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 12:253-60. 2001
    ....
  9. pmc Consumption of C4b-binding protein (C4BP) during in vivo activation of the classical complement pathway
    L Bergamaschini
    Department of Internal Medicine, Maggiore Hospital IRCCS, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Clin Exp Immunol 116:220-4. 1999
    ..The results of this study indicate that C4BP is consumed in vivo during acute, and possibly during chronic activation of the C' classical pathway, and that this protein, after interaction with C4b, not longer circulates in plasma...
  10. ncbi request reprint Increase of bradykinin in plasma of patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass: the importance of lung exclusion
    M Cugno
    Department of Internal Medicine, IRCCS Maggiore Hospital, University of Milan, Italy
    Chest 120:1776-82. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: During CPB, there is a progressive increase of plasma bradykinin that is at least partially due to reduced catabolism as a consequence of shunting the lungs. The increase in bradykinin may contribute to the fall in BP...
  11. pmc Nonsense mutations affect C1 inhibitor messenger RNA levels in patients with type I hereditary angioneurotic edema
    D Frangi
    Division of Immunology, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    J Clin Invest 88:755-9. 1991
    ..This elevation may be due to the decreased catabolism of the mutant transcript...