Katia Cappelli

Summary

Affiliation: University of Perugia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Analysis of peripheral blood mononuclear cells gene expression in endurance horses by cDNA-AFLP technique
    Katia Cappelli
    Centro di Studio del Cavallo Sportivo, Facolta di Medicina Veterinaria, University of Perugia, Via San Costanzo 4, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Res Vet Sci 82:335-43. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Effect of training status on immune defence related gene expression in Thoroughbred: are genes ready for the sprint?
    K Cappelli
    Centro di Studio del Cavallo Sportivo, Dipartimento di Patologia, Diagnostica e Clinica Veterinaria, University of Perugia, Via San Costanzo 4, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Vet J 195:373-6. 2013
  3. pmc Exercise induced stress in horses: selection of the most stable reference genes for quantitative RT-PCR normalization
    Katia Cappelli
    Department of Pathology, Diagnostic and Veterinary Clinic, University of Perugia, Via San Costanzo 4, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    BMC Mol Biol 9:49. 2008
  4. pmc Exercise-induced up-regulation of MMP-1 and IL-8 genes in endurance horses
    Katia Cappelli
    Pathology, Diagnostic and Veterinary Clinic Department, University of Perugia, Via San Costanzo 4, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    BMC Physiol 9:12. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Quantification of Equid herpesvirus 5 DNA in clinical and necropsy specimens collected from a horse with equine multinodular pulmonary fibrosis
    Maria Luisa Marenzoni
    Sports Horse Research Centre, Department of Experimental Science and Applied Biotechnology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Perugia, Via S Costanzo 4, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    J Vet Diagn Invest 23:802-6. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Geographic structuring of global EIAV isolates: a single origin for New World strains?
    Stefano Capomaccio
    Centro di Studio del Cavallo Sportivo, University of Perugia, Via San Costanzo 4, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Virus Res 163:656-9. 2012
  7. pmc Molecular detection, epidemiology, and genetic characterization of novel European field isolates of equine infectious anemia virus
    Katia Cappelli
    Centro di Studio del Cavallo Sportivo, Dipartimento Patologia Diagnostica e Clinica Veterinaria, University of Perugia, Via San Costanzo 4, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    J Clin Microbiol 49:27-33. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Age-dependent prevalence of equid herpesvirus 5 infection
    Maria Luisa Marenzoni
    Sports Horse Research Centre, Department of Experimental Science and Applied Biotechnology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Perugia, Via S Costanzo 4, 06126, Perugia, Italy
    Vet Res Commun 34:703-8. 2010
  9. pmc Athletic humans and horses: comparative analysis of interleukin-6 (IL-6) and IL-6 receptor (IL-6R) expression in peripheral blood mononuclear cells in trained and untrained subjects at rest
    Stefano Capomaccio
    Centro di Studio del Cavallo Sportivo, Dipartimento di Patologia, Diagnostica e Clinica Veterinaria, Universita degli Studi di Perugia, Via San Costanzo 4, 06126 Perugia, Italia
    BMC Physiol 11:3. 2011
  10. pmc RNA sequencing of the exercise transcriptome in equine athletes
    Stefano Capomaccio
    Department of Pathology, Diagnostic and Veterinary Clinic Sport Horse Research Centre, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e83504. 2013

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Analysis of peripheral blood mononuclear cells gene expression in endurance horses by cDNA-AFLP technique
    Katia Cappelli
    Centro di Studio del Cavallo Sportivo, Facolta di Medicina Veterinaria, University of Perugia, Via San Costanzo 4, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Res Vet Sci 82:335-43. 2007
    ..caballus heat shock protein 90 (Hsp90). The expression pattern of these genes was verified in other endurance horses under stressing conditions, strengthening the hypothesis of their real involvement in exercise stress-induced response...
  2. doi request reprint Effect of training status on immune defence related gene expression in Thoroughbred: are genes ready for the sprint?
    K Cappelli
    Centro di Studio del Cavallo Sportivo, Dipartimento di Patologia, Diagnostica e Clinica Veterinaria, University of Perugia, Via San Costanzo 4, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Vet J 195:373-6. 2013
    ..The findings suggested that training may exert a conditioning on gene expression at rest leading to a more prompt response to exercise-induced stress in Thoroughbreds...
  3. pmc Exercise induced stress in horses: selection of the most stable reference genes for quantitative RT-PCR normalization
    Katia Cappelli
    Department of Pathology, Diagnostic and Veterinary Clinic, University of Perugia, Via San Costanzo 4, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    BMC Mol Biol 9:49. 2008
    ..Appropriate application of qRT-PCR, however, requires the use of reference genes whose level of expression is not affected by the test, by general physiological conditions or by inter-individual variability...
  4. pmc Exercise-induced up-regulation of MMP-1 and IL-8 genes in endurance horses
    Katia Cappelli
    Pathology, Diagnostic and Veterinary Clinic Department, University of Perugia, Via San Costanzo 4, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    BMC Physiol 9:12. 2009
    ..In this study, the molecular mechanisms involved in the response to acute and strenuous exercise were investigated using peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs)...
  5. doi request reprint Quantification of Equid herpesvirus 5 DNA in clinical and necropsy specimens collected from a horse with equine multinodular pulmonary fibrosis
    Maria Luisa Marenzoni
    Sports Horse Research Centre, Department of Experimental Science and Applied Biotechnology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Perugia, Via S Costanzo 4, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    J Vet Diagn Invest 23:802-6. 2011
    ..The bronchoalveolar lavage was determined to be a good clinical sample to estimate the EHV-5 load in lung...
  6. doi request reprint Geographic structuring of global EIAV isolates: a single origin for New World strains?
    Stefano Capomaccio
    Centro di Studio del Cavallo Sportivo, University of Perugia, Via San Costanzo 4, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Virus Res 163:656-9. 2012
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  7. pmc Molecular detection, epidemiology, and genetic characterization of novel European field isolates of equine infectious anemia virus
    Katia Cappelli
    Centro di Studio del Cavallo Sportivo, Dipartimento Patologia Diagnostica e Clinica Veterinaria, University of Perugia, Via San Costanzo 4, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    J Clin Microbiol 49:27-33. 2011
    ..Collectively this represents the most comprehensive genetic study of European EIAV isolates conducted to date...
  8. doi request reprint Age-dependent prevalence of equid herpesvirus 5 infection
    Maria Luisa Marenzoni
    Sports Horse Research Centre, Department of Experimental Science and Applied Biotechnology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Perugia, Via S Costanzo 4, 06126, Perugia, Italy
    Vet Res Commun 34:703-8. 2010
    ..An age-dependence therefore was observed: the young age is more frequently associated with EHV-5 infection...
  9. pmc Athletic humans and horses: comparative analysis of interleukin-6 (IL-6) and IL-6 receptor (IL-6R) expression in peripheral blood mononuclear cells in trained and untrained subjects at rest
    Stefano Capomaccio
    Centro di Studio del Cavallo Sportivo, Dipartimento di Patologia, Diagnostica e Clinica Veterinaria, Universita degli Studi di Perugia, Via San Costanzo 4, 06126 Perugia, Italia
    BMC Physiol 11:3. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to compare IL-6 and IL-6 receptor (IL-6R) mRNA expression in peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) in trained and untrained humans and horses...
  10. pmc RNA sequencing of the exercise transcriptome in equine athletes
    Stefano Capomaccio
    Department of Pathology, Diagnostic and Veterinary Clinic Sport Horse Research Centre, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e83504. 2013
    ..In sum, our network analysis points toward the involvement of specific gene clusters in equine exercise-induced stress, including those involved in inflammation, cell signaling, and immune interactions. ..
  11. doi request reprint Anaplasma phagocytophilum in horses and ticks: a preliminary survey of Central Italy
    Fabrizio Passamonti
    Pathology, Diagnostic and Veterinary Clinic Department, Sport Horse Research Centre, University of Perugia, Via San Costanzo 4, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 33:73-83. 2010
    ..The seroprevalence against A. phagocytophilum was 17.03% and 11 horses (8.14%) showed positive PCR results. The concordance rate of A. phagocytophilum detection between IFAT and PCR had a K value of 0.34...