Gianni Carraro

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Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Similar sequence-free amplification of human glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase for real time RT-PCR applications
    Gianni Carraro
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Section of Anatomy, University of Padua, I 35121 Padua, Italy
    Mol Cell Probes 19:181-6. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Age-dependent decrease in the ghrelin gene expression in the human adrenal cortex: a real-time PCR study
    Gianni Carraro
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Section of Anatomy, University of Padua, I 35121 Padua, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 17:319-21. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint In vitro culture on Matrigel favors the long-term maintenance of rat zona glomerulosa-cell differentiated phenotype
    Raffaella Spinazzi
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Section of Anatomy, University of Padua, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 17:1101-10. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Human skin keratinocytes and fibroblasts express adrenomedullin and its receptors, and adrenomedullin enhances their growth in vitro by stimulating proliferation and inhibiting apoptosis
    Giovanna Albertin
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology Section of Anatomy, University of Padua, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 11:635-9. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Adrenomedullin and vascular endothelium growth factor genes are overexpressed in the regenerating rat adrenal cortex, and AM and VEGF reciprocally enhance their mRNA expression in cultured rat adrenocortical cells
    Giovanna Albertin
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Section of Anatomy, Padova, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 16:431-5. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Endothelin-1 and adrenomedullin enhance the growth of human adrenocortical carcinoma-derived SW-13 cell line by stimulating proliferation and inhibiting apoptosis
    Giovanna Albertin
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Section of Anatomy, University of Padua, I 35121 Padua, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 15:469-74. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Ghrelin inhibits FGF-2-mediated angiogenesis in vitro and in vivo
    Maria Teresa Conconi
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Padua, I 35121 Padua, Italy
    Peptides 25:2179-85. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Adrenomedullin is expressed in cord blood hematopoietic cells and stimulates their clonal growth
    Laura Del Pup
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Section of Anatomy, University of Padua, I 35121 Padua, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 11:157-60. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Differential expression of adrenomedullin and its receptors in newborn and adult rat thymus
    Gianni Carraro
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, School of Medicine, University of Padua, I 35121 Padua, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 10:767-71. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Human adrenomedullin gene silencing by short interfering RNAs: a preliminary study
    Giovanna Albertin
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Section of Anatomy, University of Padua, I 35121 Padua, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 15:579-83. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Similar sequence-free amplification of human glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase for real time RT-PCR applications
    Gianni Carraro
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Section of Anatomy, University of Padua, I 35121 Padua, Italy
    Mol Cell Probes 19:181-6. 2005
    ..These new designed primers are an useful and chip alternative to probe technologies, and can carry out specific and reproducible data in mRNA expression studies...
  2. ncbi request reprint Age-dependent decrease in the ghrelin gene expression in the human adrenal cortex: a real-time PCR study
    Gianni Carraro
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Section of Anatomy, University of Padua, I 35121 Padua, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 17:319-21. 2006
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint In vitro culture on Matrigel favors the long-term maintenance of rat zona glomerulosa-cell differentiated phenotype
    Raffaella Spinazzi
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Section of Anatomy, University of Padua, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 17:1101-10. 2006
    ..Hence, our study clearly indicates that the culture on Matrigel favors the maintenance of rat ZG-cell differentiated phenotype, allowing the conclusion that this technique is suitable for long-term in vitro investigations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Human skin keratinocytes and fibroblasts express adrenomedullin and its receptors, and adrenomedullin enhances their growth in vitro by stimulating proliferation and inhibiting apoptosis
    Giovanna Albertin
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology Section of Anatomy, University of Padua, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 11:635-9. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Adrenomedullin and vascular endothelium growth factor genes are overexpressed in the regenerating rat adrenal cortex, and AM and VEGF reciprocally enhance their mRNA expression in cultured rat adrenocortical cells
    Giovanna Albertin
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Section of Anatomy, Padova, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 16:431-5. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Endothelin-1 and adrenomedullin enhance the growth of human adrenocortical carcinoma-derived SW-13 cell line by stimulating proliferation and inhibiting apoptosis
    Giovanna Albertin
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Section of Anatomy, University of Padua, I 35121 Padua, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 15:469-74. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Ghrelin inhibits FGF-2-mediated angiogenesis in vitro and in vivo
    Maria Teresa Conconi
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Padua, I 35121 Padua, Italy
    Peptides 25:2179-85. 2004
    ..e., vinblastine. The antiangiogenic activity of ghrelin deserves further investigations, alone or together with other antiangiogenic agents, for the treatment of pathological conditions characterized by enhanced angiogenesis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Adrenomedullin is expressed in cord blood hematopoietic cells and stimulates their clonal growth
    Laura Del Pup
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Section of Anatomy, University of Padua, I 35121 Padua, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 11:157-60. 2003
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Differential expression of adrenomedullin and its receptors in newborn and adult rat thymus
    Gianni Carraro
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, School of Medicine, University of Padua, I 35121 Padua, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 10:767-71. 2002
    ..Collectively, the present findings indicate that ADM system is up-regulated in newborn rat thymus, thereby making it likely that ADM may be involved in the thymus growth and in the development of immunological defense mechanisms...
  10. ncbi request reprint Human adrenomedullin gene silencing by short interfering RNAs: a preliminary study
    Giovanna Albertin
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Section of Anatomy, University of Padua, I 35121 Padua, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 15:579-83. 2005
    ..The conclusion is drawn that siRNA technology can be useful in the investigations on AM functions, but that the complete suppression of the AM-gene transcription is very difficult to obtain...
  11. ncbi request reprint Influence of the Alu-repeat I/D polymorphism in t-PA gene intron 8 on the stimulated t-PA release after venous occlusion
    Maria Teresa Sartori
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua Medical School, Padova, Italy
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 9:63-9. 2003
    ..05). A slight and nonsignificant trend of association between genotype and t-PA:Ag 20/0 ratio was seen in the t-PA group patients. In conclusion, these data suggest a possible genetic modulation of t-PA-regulated secretion...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effect of haemodiafiltration with online regeneration of ultrafiltrate on oxidative stress in dialysis patients
    Lorenzo A Calo
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Clinica Medica 4, University of Padova Azienda Ospedaliera Padova, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:1413-9. 2007
    ..Haemodiafiltration with on-line regeneration of ultrafiltrate (HFR) has been shown to have a positive impact on markers of inflammation while its effect on OxSt is not known...
  13. ncbi request reprint Attempt to improve the diagnosis of immune thrombocytopenia by combined use of two different platelet autoantibodies assays (PAIgG and MACE)
    Fabrizio Fabris
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua Medical School, Italy
    Haematologica 87:1046-52. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare the diagnostic value of PAIgG with a modified antigen capture ELISA (MACE) in patients with primary and secondary immune thrombocytopenia and in patients with non-immune thrombocytopenia...
  14. ncbi request reprint Growth hormone secretagogue receptor subtypes 1a and 1b are expressed in the human adrenal cortex
    Gianni Carraro
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Section of Anatomy, University of Padua, I 35121 Padua, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 13:295-8. 2004
    ..Since previous studies showed that ghrelin does not affect steroid-hormone secretion, the present findings suggest that ghrelin via the GHS-R1a could be involved in the autocrine-paracrine control of human-adrenal growth...
  15. ncbi request reprint Evidence for an autocrine-paracrine role of adrenomedullin in the cultured rat adrenal zona glomerulosa cells
    Paola G Andreis
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Section of Anatomy, School of Medicine, University of Padua, I 35121 Padua, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 10:401-5. 2002
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint The effects of vitamin D receptor polymorphism on secondary hyperparathyroidism and bone density after renal transplantation
    Sandro Giannini
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    J Bone Miner Res 17:1768-73. 2002
    ..0.17). We can conclude that the VDR genotype polymorphism affects bone density of renal transplant recipients via its effects on the severity of SHPT...
  17. ncbi request reprint Arginin-vasopressin regulates proliferative activity of the regenerating rat adrenal cortex
    Marcin Trejter
    Department of Histology and Embryology, School of Medicine, Karol Marcinkowska University of Medical Sciences, PL 60781 Poznan, Poland
    Int J Mol Med 15:993-7. 2005
    ..Due to the down-regulation of V1-receptor expression in regenerating adrenals, this effect is very weak and is easily overcome by a tonic inhibitory action of endogenous AVP systems probably involving extra-adrenal indirect mechanisms...
  18. ncbi request reprint Beacon[47-73] inhibits glucocorticoid secretion and growth of cultured rat and human adrenocortical cells
    Agnieszka Ziolkowska
    Department of Histology and Embryology, School of Medicine, Karol Marcinkowska University of Medical Sciences, PL 60781 Poznan, Poland
    Int J Mol Med 14:457-61. 2004
    ....
  19. pmc Formation and differentiation of multiple mesenchymal lineages during lung development is regulated by beta-catenin signaling
    Stijn P De Langhe
    Developmental Biology Program, Department of Surgery, Saban Research Institute of Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    PLoS ONE 3:e1516. 2008
    ..The role of ss-catenin signaling in mesodermal lineage formation and differentiation has been elusive...