Maria Felicia Faienza

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Affiliation: University of Bari
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in prepubertal children born small for gestational age: influence of rapid weight catch-up growth
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari A Moro, Bari, Italy
    Horm Res Paediatr 79:103-9. 2013
  2. pmc Postmenopausal osteoporosis: the role of immune system cells
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari Aldo Moro, 70124 Bari, Italy
    Clin Dev Immunol 2013:575936. 2013
  3. pmc Risk factors for subclinical atherosclerosis in diabetic and obese children
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari A Moro, Bari, Italy
    Int J Med Sci 10:338-43. 2013
  4. pmc Osteoclastogenic potential of peripheral blood mononuclear cells in cleidocranial dysplasia
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    1 Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, Section of Pediatrics, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Int J Med Sci 11:356-64. 2014
  5. ncbi request reprint Genotype-phenotype correlation in juvenile Paget disease: role of molecular alterations of the TNFRSF11B gene
    Giacomina Brunetti
    Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Section of Human Anatomy and Histology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Endocrine 42:266-71. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Metabolic, inflammatory, endothelial and haemostatic markers in a group of Italian obese children and adolescents
    Paola Giordano
    Department of Biomedicine of Developing Age, University of Bari, Piazza G Cesare, 11, 70100, Bari, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr 170:845-50. 2011
  7. pmc Glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis in children with 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    Annamaria Ventura
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari, Piazza G Cesare 11, 70124 Bari, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2013:250462. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Oxidative stress in obesity and metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari A Moro, Bari, Italy
    Horm Res Paediatr 78:158-64. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Osteoblasts display different responsiveness to TRAIL-induced apoptosis during their differentiation process
    Giacomina Brunetti
    Section of Human Anatomy and Histology R Amprino, Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Neuroscience and Sense Organs, Medical School, University of Bari, Piazza Giulio Cesare 11, 70124, Bari, Italy
    Cell Biochem Biophys 67:1127-36. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Osteoclastogenesis in children with 21-hydroxylase deficiency on long-term glucocorticoid therapy: the role of receptor activator of nuclear factor-kappaB ligand/osteoprotegerin imbalance
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedicine of Developmental Age, University of Bari, Bari, Italy, Piazza G Cesare, 11, 70100 Bari, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:2269-76. 2009

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in prepubertal children born small for gestational age: influence of rapid weight catch-up growth
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari A Moro, Bari, Italy
    Horm Res Paediatr 79:103-9. 2013
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  2. pmc Postmenopausal osteoporosis: the role of immune system cells
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari Aldo Moro, 70124 Bari, Italy
    Clin Dev Immunol 2013:575936. 2013
    ..This review focuses on the role of immune system in postmenopausal osteoporosis and on therapeutic strategies targeting osteoimmunology pathways...
  3. pmc Risk factors for subclinical atherosclerosis in diabetic and obese children
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari A Moro, Bari, Italy
    Int J Med Sci 10:338-43. 2013
    ..We aimed to evaluate early signs of atherosclerosis and investigate for predisposing factors in children and adolescents affected by type 1 diabetes (T1DM) or obesity, comparing them with healthy controls...
  4. pmc Osteoclastogenic potential of peripheral blood mononuclear cells in cleidocranial dysplasia
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    1 Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, Section of Pediatrics, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Int J Med Sci 11:356-64. 2014
    ..09) in the patient. In conclusions, our findings suggest that the heterozygous deletion of RUNX2 in this CCD patient did not alter the osteoclastogenic potential of PBMCs in vitro. ..
  5. ncbi request reprint Genotype-phenotype correlation in juvenile Paget disease: role of molecular alterations of the TNFRSF11B gene
    Giacomina Brunetti
    Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Section of Human Anatomy and Histology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Endocrine 42:266-71. 2012
    ..This review describes the different clinical features which are characteristic of JPD and the correspondence with the different molecular alterations of the TNFRSN11B gene...
  6. doi request reprint Metabolic, inflammatory, endothelial and haemostatic markers in a group of Italian obese children and adolescents
    Paola Giordano
    Department of Biomedicine of Developing Age, University of Bari, Piazza G Cesare, 11, 70100, Bari, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr 170:845-50. 2011
    ..02; p < 0.0001; p = 0.0037; p < 0.0001; p = 0.017, respectively). In conclusion, our results suggest that childhood obesity per se is associated with a proinflammatory and prothrombotic state...
  7. pmc Glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis in children with 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    Annamaria Ventura
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari, Piazza G Cesare 11, 70124 Bari, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2013:250462. 2013
    ..In this paper, we focus on the physiology and biosynthesis of endogenous steroid hormones as well as on the effects of GCs on bone cells, highlighting the pathogenetic mechanism of GIO in children with 21-OHD...
  8. doi request reprint Oxidative stress in obesity and metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari A Moro, Bari, Italy
    Horm Res Paediatr 78:158-64. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the alterations in the oxidant/antioxidant status in obese children with and without metabolic syndrome (MetS)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Osteoblasts display different responsiveness to TRAIL-induced apoptosis during their differentiation process
    Giacomina Brunetti
    Section of Human Anatomy and Histology R Amprino, Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Neuroscience and Sense Organs, Medical School, University of Bari, Piazza Giulio Cesare 11, 70124, Bari, Italy
    Cell Biochem Biophys 67:1127-36. 2013
    ..This study suggests that apoptotic effect exerted by TRAIL/TRAIL-receptor system on normal human OB is strictly dependent upon cell differentiation status. ..
  10. doi request reprint Osteoclastogenesis in children with 21-hydroxylase deficiency on long-term glucocorticoid therapy: the role of receptor activator of nuclear factor-kappaB ligand/osteoprotegerin imbalance
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedicine of Developmental Age, University of Bari, Bari, Italy, Piazza G Cesare, 11, 70100 Bari, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:2269-76. 2009
    ..cGC therapy is the most frequent and severe form of drug-induced osteoporosis, and different mechanisms have been proposed to explain its pathogenesis...
  11. doi request reprint Elevated endothelin-1 (ET-1) levels may contribute to hypoadiponectinemia in childhood obesity
    Carmela Nacci
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari, Medical School, 70124 Bari, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:E683-93. 2013
    ..Whether enhanced release of endothelin-1 (ET-1) may directly impair adiponectin (Ad) production in obese children is not known...
  12. ncbi request reprint Acute pancreatitis in a girl with panhypopituitarism due to craniopharyngioma on growth hormone treatment. A combination of risk factors
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedicine of Developmental Age, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Horm Res 71:372-5. 2009
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  13. pmc Autoimmune haematological disorders in two Italian children with Kabuki syndrome
    Paola Giordano
    University of Bari Aldo Moro, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, Paediatric Hospital, Piazza Giulio Cesare, 11 70124 Bari, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 40:10. 2014
    ..This is the first report of Italian children with autoimmune haematological disorders complicating Kabuki syndrome...
  14. pmc Issues in pediatric haemophilia care
    Paola Giordano
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche ed Oncologia Umana, Clinica Pediatrica, Università degli Studi di Bari Aldo Moro, Bari, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 39:24. 2013
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  15. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal assessment of levo-thyroxine therapy for congenital hypothyroidism: relationship with aetiology, bone maturation and biochemical features
    Maurizio Delvecchio
    Dipartimento Biomedicina dell Età Evolutiva, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Horm Res 68:105-12. 2007
    ..To evaluate therapy and dose adjustments in patients with congenital hypothyroidism (CH), longitudinally followed up until 16 years old, according to aetiology, Beclard's nuclei presence, and thyroxine (T4) level at diagnosis...