E Beltramo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Turin
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pericyte loss in diabetic retinopathy: mechanisms and consequences
    Elena Beltramo
    Department of Medical Sciences, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Curr Med Chem 20:3218-25. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Thiamine and benfotiamine prevent apoptosis induced by high glucose-conditioned extracellular matrix in human retinal pericytes
    Elena Beltramo
    Laboratory of Diabetic Retinopathy, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Torino, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 25:647-56. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Different apoptotic responses of human and bovine pericytes to fluctuating glucose levels and protective role of thiamine
    Elena Beltramo
    Laboratory of Diabetic Retinopathy, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Torino, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 25:566-76. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Effects of thiamine and benfotiamine on intracellular glucose metabolism and relevance in the prevention of diabetic complications
    Elena Beltramo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso AM Dogliotti, 14, 10126, Turin, Italy
    Acta Diabetol 45:131-41. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of mechanical stress and high glucose on pericyte proliferation, apoptosis and contractile phenotype
    Elena Beltramo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso AM Dogliotti 14, I 10126 Turin, Italy
    Exp Eye Res 83:989-94. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Pericyte adhesion is impaired on extracellular matrix produced by endothelial cells in high hexose concentrations
    E Beltramo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Torino, Italy
    Diabetologia 45:416-9. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Thiamine and benfotiamine prevent increased apoptosis in endothelial cells and pericytes cultured in high glucose
    E Beltramo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 20:330-6. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint A study of capillary pericyte viability on extracellular matrix produced by endothelial cells in high glucose
    E Beltramo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, C so AM Dogliotti 14, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Diabetologia 46:409-15. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of protein kinase C inhibition and activation on proliferation and apoptosis of bovine retinal pericytes
    F Pomero
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Torino, Italy
    Diabetologia 46:416-9. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Failure of angiotensin II and insulin to stimulate transforming growth factor-beta1. Release from cultured bovine retinal pericytes
    P Limone
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 28:499-503. 2002

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Pericyte loss in diabetic retinopathy: mechanisms and consequences
    Elena Beltramo
    Department of Medical Sciences, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Curr Med Chem 20:3218-25. 2013
    ..However, the exact mechanisms are not yet fully understood and need further clarification in order to develop new effective drugs for the prevention of retinopathy. ..
  2. doi request reprint Thiamine and benfotiamine prevent apoptosis induced by high glucose-conditioned extracellular matrix in human retinal pericytes
    Elena Beltramo
    Laboratory of Diabetic Retinopathy, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Torino, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 25:647-56. 2009
    ..Since human and bovine pericytes may behave differently in conditions mimicking the diabetic milieu, we verified the behaviour of human retinal pericytes cultured on HG-conditioned ECM...
  3. doi request reprint Different apoptotic responses of human and bovine pericytes to fluctuating glucose levels and protective role of thiamine
    Elena Beltramo
    Laboratory of Diabetic Retinopathy, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Torino, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 25:566-76. 2009
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  4. doi request reprint Effects of thiamine and benfotiamine on intracellular glucose metabolism and relevance in the prevention of diabetic complications
    Elena Beltramo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso AM Dogliotti, 14, 10126, Turin, Italy
    Acta Diabetol 45:131-41. 2008
    ..Clinical trials on diabetic patients would be necessary to test this vitamin as a potential and inexpensive approach to the prevention and/or treatment of diabetic vascular complications...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of mechanical stress and high glucose on pericyte proliferation, apoptosis and contractile phenotype
    Elena Beltramo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso AM Dogliotti 14, I 10126 Turin, Italy
    Exp Eye Res 83:989-94. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Pericyte adhesion is impaired on extracellular matrix produced by endothelial cells in high hexose concentrations
    E Beltramo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Torino, Italy
    Diabetologia 45:416-9. 2002
    ..We aimed at checking whether pericyte interaction with extracellular matrix produced by endothelial cells is influenced by the hexose concentrations in which endothelial cells are cultured...
  7. ncbi request reprint Thiamine and benfotiamine prevent increased apoptosis in endothelial cells and pericytes cultured in high glucose
    E Beltramo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 20:330-6. 2004
    ..We now aim at verifying the effects of thiamine and benfotiamine on cell cycle, apoptosis, and expression of adhesion molecules in endothelial cells and pericytes, under high ambient glucose...
  8. ncbi request reprint A study of capillary pericyte viability on extracellular matrix produced by endothelial cells in high glucose
    E Beltramo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, C so AM Dogliotti 14, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Diabetologia 46:409-15. 2003
    ..As we showed previously that pericyte adhesion is impaired on extracellular matrix produced by endothelial cells in high hexose concentrations, we aimed to verify if altered adhesion could influence pericyte viability and replication...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of protein kinase C inhibition and activation on proliferation and apoptosis of bovine retinal pericytes
    F Pomero
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Torino, Italy
    Diabetologia 46:416-9. 2003
    ..Since glucose activates protein kinase C, we investigated the effects of modulating this intracellular mediator on replication, cell cycle and apoptosis of cultured bovine retinal pericytes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Failure of angiotensin II and insulin to stimulate transforming growth factor-beta1. Release from cultured bovine retinal pericytes
    P Limone
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 28:499-503. 2002
    ..We therefore aimed at evaluating the possible effects of Angiotensin-II on TGF-B1 secretion by cultured retinal pericytes (BRP)...
  11. pmc Effect of prolactin on carcinoembryonic antigen-specific cytotoxic T lymphocyte response induced by dendritic cells
    L Matera
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Clin Exp Immunol 137:320-8. 2004
    ..05) and decreased (P < 0.05) by 200 ng PRL. Pre-incubation of CTL with an antibody specific for the PRL-R almost completely abrogated this effect...