Simona Bo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Turin
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Associations between gamma-glutamyl transferase, metabolic abnormalities and inflammation in healthy subjects from a population-based cohort: a possible implication for oxidative stress
    Simona Bo
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Universitao di Torino, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Torino, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 11:7109-17. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Does use of metformin protect against cancer in Type 2 diabetes mellitus?
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 35:231-5. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Prognostic implications for insulin-sensitive and insulin-resistant normal-weight and obese individuals from a population-based cohort
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:962-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Is left ventricular hypertrophy a low-level inflammatory state? A population-based cohort study
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Turin, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 22:668-76. 2012
  5. doi request reprint C-peptide and the risk for incident complications and mortality in type 2 diabetic patients: a retrospective cohort study after a 14-year follow-up
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Turin, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 167:173-80. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Contributors to the obesity and hyperglycemia epidemics. A prospective study in a population-based cohort
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:1442-9. 2011
  7. pmc Effectiveness of a lifestyle intervention on metabolic syndrome. A randomized controlled trial
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1695-703. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Diet or exercise: what is more effective in preventing or reducing metabolic alterations?
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Turin, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 159:685-91. 2008
  9. pmc Implementing hospital guidelines improves warfarin use in non-valvular atrial fibrillation: a before-after study
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Italy
    BMC Public Health 7:203. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Magnesium intake, glucose and insulin serum levels in pre-school very-low-birth weight pre-term children
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Turin, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 17:741-7. 2007

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. ncbi request reprint Associations between gamma-glutamyl transferase, metabolic abnormalities and inflammation in healthy subjects from a population-based cohort: a possible implication for oxidative stress
    Simona Bo
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Universitao di Torino, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Torino, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 11:7109-17. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Does use of metformin protect against cancer in Type 2 diabetes mellitus?
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 35:231-5. 2012
    ..In particular, metformin, the most frequently prescribed biguanide, is now considered a protective agent against cancer incidence and mortality in Type 2 diabetic patients...
  3. doi request reprint Prognostic implications for insulin-sensitive and insulin-resistant normal-weight and obese individuals from a population-based cohort
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:962-9. 2012
    ..There are few prospective data on the prognosis of insulin-sensitive and insulin-resistant normal-weight (NW) or obese individuals...
  4. doi request reprint Is left ventricular hypertrophy a low-level inflammatory state? A population-based cohort study
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Turin, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 22:668-76. 2012
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  5. doi request reprint C-peptide and the risk for incident complications and mortality in type 2 diabetic patients: a retrospective cohort study after a 14-year follow-up
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Turin, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 167:173-80. 2012
    ..Our aim was to examine the associations between fasting C-peptide levels and all-cause mortality, specific-cause mortality and the incidence of chronic complications in patients with type 2 diabetes...
  6. doi request reprint Contributors to the obesity and hyperglycemia epidemics. A prospective study in a population-based cohort
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:1442-9. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Effectiveness of a lifestyle intervention on metabolic syndrome. A randomized controlled trial
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1695-703. 2007
    ..Intensive lifestyle intervention significantly reduces the progression to diabetes in high-risk individuals...
  8. doi request reprint Diet or exercise: what is more effective in preventing or reducing metabolic alterations?
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Turin, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 159:685-91. 2008
    ....
  9. pmc Implementing hospital guidelines improves warfarin use in non-valvular atrial fibrillation: a before-after study
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Italy
    BMC Public Health 7:203. 2007
    ..We aimed to evaluate whether implementing guidelines on antithrombotic therapy (AT) by a multifaceted strategy may improve appropriateness of its prescription in NVAF-patients discharged from a large tertiary-care hospital...
  10. ncbi request reprint Magnesium intake, glucose and insulin serum levels in pre-school very-low-birth weight pre-term children
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Turin, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 17:741-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate cross-sectional associations between dietary magnesium intake and the metabolic pattern of very-low-birth-weight (VLBW, <1500 g) pre-term children, in pre-school years (>2 and <6 years)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Should we consider gestational diabetes a vascular risk factor?
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 194:e72-9. 2007
    ..Post-GDM women, despite being currently free from metabolic abnormalities, showed higher values of markers of endothelial dysfunction and IMT than controls, consistent with an increased future cardiovascular risk...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of undiagnosed metabolic syndrome in a population of adult asymptomatic subjects
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 75:362-5. 2007
    ..To evaluate in the general population the prevalence of undiagnosed metabolic syndrome (MS), defined according to the National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) and International Diabetes Federation (IDF) criteria...
  13. doi request reprint Role of dietary magnesium in cardiovascular disease prevention, insulin sensitivity and diabetes
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    Curr Opin Lipidol 19:50-6. 2008
    ..Controversy due to contrasting results in the literature is also discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Associations of dietary and serum copper with inflammation, oxidative stress, and metabolic variables in adults
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, 10126 Turin, Italy
    J Nutr 138:305-10. 2008
    ..001). Marginal copper deficiency is associated with an unfavorable metabolic pattern, but copper supplementation might not be recommended in view of its association with inflammation and markers of oxidative stress...
  15. ncbi request reprint Associations between serum uric acid and adipokines, markers of inflammation, and endothelial dysfunction
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, 10126 Turin, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 31:499-504. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the association between uric acid and adipokines, markers of inflammation, oxidative stress, and endothelial dysfunction, which are all linked to cardiovascular disease...
  16. doi request reprint Plasma visfatin concentrations after a lifestyle intervention were directly associated with inflammatory markers
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, Turin 10126, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 19:423-30. 2009
    ..The biological activity and regulation of the novel adipokine visfatin are still largely unknown. Our aim was to evaluate if visfatin plasma concentrations may be influenced by a lifestyle intervention...
  17. doi request reprint What predicts the occurrence of the metabolic syndrome in a population-based cohort of adult healthy subjects?
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 25:76-82. 2009
    ..Predictors of MS were previously evaluated in patients without the full syndrome, but with some of its traits. This might confound the resulting associations...
  18. ncbi request reprint High-normal blood pressure is associated with a cluster of cardiovascular and metabolic risk factors: a population-based study
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    J Hypertens 27:102-8. 2009
    ..Increased inflammation, endothelial dysfunction, oxidative stress, and reduced adiponectin values have sporadically been reported in these patients...
  19. doi request reprint Iron supplementation and gestational diabetes in midpregnancy
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, Turin 10126, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:158.e1-6. 2009
    ..Iron supplementation in pregnancy seems beneficial for neonatal/maternal outcomes, but it was associated with diabetes and hypertension in the general population...
  20. doi request reprint Effects of TCF7L2 polymorphisms on glucose values after a lifestyle intervention
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine and the Unit of Cancer Epidemiology, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:1502-8. 2009
    ..Few intervention studies have shown that it has negative effects on metabolic improvement after lifestyle programs...
  21. doi request reprint Cancer mortality reduction and metformin: a retrospective cohort study in type 2 diabetic patients
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Turin, Italy
    Diabetes Obes Metab 14:23-9. 2012
    ..The mortality rates were compared with the general population from the same area...
  22. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance in pre-school very-low-birth weight pre-term children
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 32:151-8. 2006
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  23. doi request reprint Magnesium and trace element intake after a lifestyle intervention
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Nutrition 27:108-10. 2011
    ..Our objective was to evaluate whether a lifestyle intervention trial, aimed at reducing total and saturated fat and increasing fiber intake, can affect also the intake of selenium (Se), zinc (Zn), copper (Cu), chromium (Cr), and Mg...
  24. ncbi request reprint Prior gestational hyperglycemia: a long-term predictor of the metabolic syndrome
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 27:629-35. 2004
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  25. ncbi request reprint Mild gestational hyperglycemia, the metabolic syndrome and adverse neonatal outcomes
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 83:335-40. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome and its effect on neonatal outcomes in pregnancies with different degrees of hyperglycemia...
  26. ncbi request reprint Obesity or diabetes: what is worse for the mother and for the baby?
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 29:175-8. 2003
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  27. ncbi request reprint Patients with type 2 diabetes had higher rates of hospitalization than the general population
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Torino, Italy
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:1196-201. 2004
    ..We describe the rate, causes, and predictors of hospitalization for all patients with type 2 diabetes in a diabetes clinic in Turin, Italy and compare their hospitalization rates with those of the general population...
  28. ncbi request reprint Gestational hyperglycemia, zinc, selenium, and antioxidant vitamins
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Nutrition 21:186-91. 2005
    ..This study evaluated the dietary intake of antioxidant vitamins, zinc, selenium, and serum levels of zinc and selenium in women with gestational hyperglycemia and normoglycemia...
  29. ncbi request reprint Does C-reactive protein identify a subclinical metabolic disease in healthy subjects?
    S Bo
    University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 35:265-70. 2005
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  30. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome and high C-reactive protein: prevalence and differences by sex in a southern-European population-based cohort
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 21:515-24. 2005
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome (MS) and its components in a population-based cohort, and to analyse the association between gender, environmental conditions, C-reactive protein (CRP), and the syndrome...
  31. ncbi request reprint Isolated systolic hypertension in a cohort of type 2 diabetic patients
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 14:157-61. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence and role of isolated and borderline isolated systolic hypertension in a cohort of 3892 type 2 diabetic patients...
  32. ncbi request reprint Relationships between human serum resistin, inflammatory markers and insulin resistance
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:1315-20. 2005
    ..This study investigates associations between serum resistin levels and markers of insulin resistance, inflammation (C-reactive protein (CRP)) and of oxidative stress (nytrotirosine (NT))...
  33. ncbi request reprint Mortality within the first 10 years of the disease in type 2 diabetic patients
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 16:8-12. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate pattern and predictors of mortality after a 4.5 year follow-up in a cohort of type 2 diabetic patients, according to diabetes duration...
  34. ncbi request reprint Plasma nitrotyrosine levels, antioxidant vitamins and hyperglycaemia
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Diabet Med 22:1185-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this paper is to evaluate the association between plasma NT levels and glucose tolerance status, according to antioxidant vitamin intakes...
  35. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and tumor necrosis factor-alpha in gestational hyperglycemia
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:779-86. 2005
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  36. ncbi request reprint Dietary magnesium and fiber intakes and inflammatory and metabolic indicators in middle-aged subjects from a population-based cohort
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy, and the Diabetic Clinic, Hospital of Asti, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1062-9. 2006
    ..Type 2 diabetes (DM), metabolic syndrome (MetS), and inflammation are linked to reduced magnesium and fiber intakes; these associations are attenuated by adjustment for each of these nutrients...
  37. ncbi request reprint Nitrosative stress predicts the presence and severity of nonalcoholic fatty liver at different stages of the development of insulin resistance and metabolic syndrome: possible role of vitamin A intake
    Giovanni Musso
    Emergency Medicine Department, Gradenigo Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:661-71. 2007
    ..Diet, adipokines, and nitrosative stress have been linked to both NAFLD and insulin resistance...
  38. doi request reprint Mortality outcomes of different sulphonylurea drugs: the results of a 14-year cohort study of type 2 diabetic patients
    Simona Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Turin, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 169:117-26. 2013
    ..Available data about mortality of type 2 diabetic patients treated with different sulphonylureas are scarce and contradictory...
  39. doi request reprint Impact of sterol regulatory element-binding factor-1c polymorphism on incidence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and on the severity of liver disease and of glucose and lipid dysmetabolism
    Giovanni Musso
    Gradenigo Hospital, Turin, Italy, and the Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:895-906. 2013
    ..The transcription factor sterol regulatory element-binding protein-1c (SREBP-1c) modulates lipogenesis and insulin sensitivity and was experimentally connected to NAFLD...
  40. doi request reprint Loxin polymorphism is associated with increased resistin levels and with oxidative status
    Roberto Gambino
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Clin Biochem 44:1015-7. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that LOX-1 polymorphism may impact on inflammation and cardiovascular risk by modulating systemic resistin expression...
  41. pmc Transcription factor 7-like 2 (TCF7L2) polymorphism and hyperglycemia in an adult Italian population-based cohort
    Roberto Gambino
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Torino, Italy
    Diabetes Care 33:1233-5. 2010
    ..To assess whether TCF7L2 polymorphism has a role in the deterioration of glycemic control...
  42. ncbi request reprint Low HDL-cholesterol: a component of the metabolic syndrome only in the presence of fasting hypertriglyceridemia in type 2 diabetic patients
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 27:31-5. 2001
    ..These results indicate that low HDL-cholesterol is a component of the metabolic syndrome only in the presence of fasting hypertriglyceridemia in type 2 diabetic patients...
  43. doi request reprint Type 2 diabetes mellitus and chronic hepatitis C: which is worse? Results of a long-term retrospective cohort study
    Chiara Giordanino
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Turin, San Luigi Medical School, Orbassano, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 44:406-12. 2012
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  44. ncbi request reprint Microsomal triglyceride transfer protein 493-T variant is associated with resistin levels and C-reactive protein
    Roberto Gambino
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Clin Biochem 40:1219-24. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that MTP polymorphism could be associated to LDL-cholesterol levels and proinflammatory cytokines, such as resistin...
  45. doi request reprint Type 1 autoimmune hepatitis and adipokines: new markers for activity and disease progression?
    Marilena Durazzo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    J Gastroenterol 44:476-82. 2009
    ..There is some evidence suggesting a link between adiponectin-biliary function and liver disease. The aim of this study was to clarify the behavior of adipokines in autoimmune hepatitis type 1...
  46. doi request reprint Incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus and glucose abnormalities in patients with chronic hepatitis C infection by response to treatment: results of a cohort study
    Chiara Giordanino
    Gastroenterology, Molinette Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:2481-7. 2008
    ..Patients with chronic hepatitis C are at risk of developing type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) and impaired fasting glucose (IFG), and this risk may increase among hepatitis C virus (HCV) patients not responding to an antiviral therapy...
  47. pmc Sterol regulatory element-binding factor 2 (SREBF-2) predicts 7-year NAFLD incidence and severity of liver disease and lipoprotein and glucose dysmetabolism
    Giovanni Musso
    Gradenigo Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Diabetes 62:1109-20. 2013
    ..An SREBF-2 polymorphism predisposes individuals to NAFLD and associated cardiometabolic abnormalities and affects liver histology and glucose and lipid metabolism in biopsy-proven NAFLD...
  48. ncbi request reprint Maternal low birth weight and gestational hyperglycemia
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Italy
    Gynecol Endocrinol 17:133-6. 2003
    ..82, 95% CI 0.74-0.91) in a multiple logistic regression model. These findings suggest that women with low birth weight constitute a group at increased risk for both gestational impaired glucose tolerance and diabetes...
  49. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat and gestational hyperglycaemia
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    Diabetologia 44:972-8. 2001
    ..This role is more important in the absence of conventional risk factors suggesting that glucose abnormalities could be prevented during pregnancy, at least in some groups of women...
  50. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome in twins: a consequence of low birth weight or of being a twin?
    S Bo
    Department of International Medicine, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 109:135-40. 2001
    ..To evaluate if being a twin is a condition at risk of developing metabolic abnormalities in the adult life 'per se' or as a consequence of the lower birth weight...
  51. doi request reprint Gender specific medicine in liver diseases: a point of view
    Marilena Durazzo
    Marilena Durazzo, Paola Belci, Alessandro Collo, Vanessa Prandi, Erika Pistone, Maria Martorana, Roberto Gambino, Simona Bo, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Turin, 10126 Turin, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 20:2127-35. 2014
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  52. ncbi request reprint Renal damage in patients with Type 2 diabetes: a strong predictor of mortality
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Turin, Italy
    Diabet Med 22:258-65. 2005
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  53. doi request reprint Overlap syndromes of autoimmune hepatitis: an open question
    Marilena Durazzo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, C so A M Dogliotti 14, 10126, Turin, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 58:344-8. 2013
    ..The diagnostic scores for autoimmune hepatitis can help for diagnosis, even though their definitive soundness is lacking...
  54. doi request reprint Extreme regression models for characterizing high-cost patients
    Dario Gregori
    Department of Public Health and Microbiology, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    J Eval Clin Pract 15:164-71. 2009
    ..Information on factors that predict high expenditures is of interest in healthcare planning. The aim of this paper was to inspect the behaviour of extreme regression (ER) models...
  55. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics and outcome of pregnancy in women with gestational hyperglycaemia with and without antibodies to beta-cell antigens
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Diabet Med 20:64-8. 2003
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of beta-cell autoantibodies in women with gestational diabetes and impaired glucose tolerance, and identify clinical characteristics differentiating hyperglycaemic patients with and without autoantibodies...
  56. pmc Focus on therapeutic strategies of nonalcoholic Fatty liver disease
    Marilena Durazzo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, 10127 Turin, Italy
    Int J Hepatol 2012:464706. 2012
    ..This paper is focused on the treatments used for NAFLD and the potential new therapy...
  57. ncbi request reprint Alterations of seminal and hormonal parameters: An extrahepatic manifestation of HCV infection?
    Marilena Durazzo
    Department of Internal Medicine, Corso A M Dogliotti 14, 10126, Turin, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 12:3073-6. 2006
    ..To evaluate the possible influences of HCV infection and relative antiviral treatment on seminal parameters and reproductive hormonal serum levels...
  58. ncbi request reprint Hypouricemia and hyperuricemia in type 2 diabetes: two different phenotypes
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 31:318-21. 2001
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  59. ncbi request reprint Effects of interferon alpha (INF-alpha) therapy on peripheral blood lymphocyte subsets from FIV and FeLV naturally infected cats
    F Riondato
    Department of Animal Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Torino, Grugliasco, Italy
    Vet Res Commun 27:429-32. 2003
  60. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two enzyme immunometric assays to measure tumor necrosis factor-alpha in human serum
    R Gambino
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    Clin Chim Acta 364:349-53. 2006
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  61. ncbi request reprint Evaluating hospital costs in type 2 diabetes care: does the choice of the model matter?
    D Gregori
    Department of Public Health and Microbiology, University of Turin, Italy
    Curr Med Res Opin 22:1965-71. 2006
    ..Awareness of the economic burden of diabetes has led to a number of studies on economic issues. However, comparison among cost-of-illness studies is problematic because different methods are used to arrive at a final cost estimate...
  62. ncbi request reprint Should nonalcoholic fatty liver disease be included in the definition of metabolic syndrome? A cross-sectional comparison with Adult Treatment Panel III criteria in nonobese nondiabetic subjects
    Giovanni Musso
    Gradenigo Hospital, Corso R Margherita 8, 10132 Turin, Italy
    Diabetes Care 31:562-8. 2008
    ..We compared the strength of the associations of ATP III criteria and of NAFLD to insulin resistance, oxidative stress, and endothelial dysfunction in nonobese nondiabetic subjects...