Giuseppe Fanciulli

Summary

Affiliation: University of Sassari
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Screening for celiac disease in patients with autoimmune thyroid disease: from research studies to daily clinical practice
    Giuseppe Fanciulli
    Istituto di Clinica Medica, Universita degli Studi di Sassari
    Ann Ital Med Int 20:39-44. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry assay for quantification of Gluten Exorphin B5 in cerebrospinal fluid
    Giuseppe Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, University of Sassari, Viale San Pietro 8, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 852:485-90. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Gluten exorphin B5 stimulates prolactin secretion through opioid receptors located outside the blood-brain barrier
    Giuseppe Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, University of Sassari, Viale San Pietro 8, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    Life Sci 76:1713-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint An inhibition of the hypothalamic somatostatinergic tone is not the cause of the enhanced growth hormone response to growth hormone-releasing hormone in patients with liver cirrhosis
    G Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 116:148-51. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Serum prolactin levels after administration of the alimentary opioid peptide gluten exorphin B4 in male rats
    G Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, University of Sassari, Viale San Pietro 8, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    Nutr Neurosci 7:53-5. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Intravenous administration of the food-derived opioid peptide gluten exorphin B5 stimulates prolactin secretion in rats
    Giuseppe Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, Istituto di Patologia Medica, University of Sassari, Viale San Pietro 8, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    Pharmacol Res 47:53-8. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Prolactin and growth hormone response to intracerebroventricular administration of the food opioid peptide gluten exorphin B5 in rats
    Giuseppe Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, Istituto di Patologia Medica, University of Sassari, Viale San Pietro 8, 07100, Sassari, Italy
    Life Sci 71:2383-90. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Absence of an opioid stimulatory tone on growth hormone secretion in women with microprolactinoma
    Giuseppe Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy
    Endocr Res 33:104-10. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Activation of alpha1-adrenoceptors inhibits growth hormone secretion in humans
    G Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, University of Sassari, Viale San Pietro 8, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 117:460-2. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Quantification of Gluten Exorphin A5 in cerebrospinal fluid by liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry
    Giuseppe Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, Istituto di Clinica Medica, University of Sassari, Viale San Pietro 8, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 833:204-9. 2006

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Screening for celiac disease in patients with autoimmune thyroid disease: from research studies to daily clinical practice
    Giuseppe Fanciulli
    Istituto di Clinica Medica, Universita degli Studi di Sassari
    Ann Ital Med Int 20:39-44. 2005
    ..Since screening is a resource-consuming activity, for both patients and clinicians, we suggest that a careful evaluation of the yield of a screening is always warranted before its adoption in the clinical practice...
  2. ncbi request reprint Liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry assay for quantification of Gluten Exorphin B5 in cerebrospinal fluid
    Giuseppe Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, University of Sassari, Viale San Pietro 8, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 852:485-90. 2007
    ..Stability studies indicate that GE-B5 in CSF undergoes significant degradation (>55% after 600 min), which is reduced by the addition of protease inhibitors. This is the first reported method for the quantification of GE-B5 in CSF...
  3. ncbi request reprint Gluten exorphin B5 stimulates prolactin secretion through opioid receptors located outside the blood-brain barrier
    Giuseppe Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, University of Sassari, Viale San Pietro 8, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    Life Sci 76:1713-9. 2005
    ..Since opioid peptides do not exert their effect on PRL secretion directly, but via a reduced dopaminergic tone, our data suggest that GE-B5 can modify brain neurotransmitter release without crossing the BBB...
  4. ncbi request reprint An inhibition of the hypothalamic somatostatinergic tone is not the cause of the enhanced growth hormone response to growth hormone-releasing hormone in patients with liver cirrhosis
    G Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 116:148-51. 2008
    ..SS appears instead to maintain its modulator role on GH secretion in human LC, in contrast with what observed in animal models...
  5. ncbi request reprint Serum prolactin levels after administration of the alimentary opioid peptide gluten exorphin B4 in male rats
    G Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, University of Sassari, Viale San Pietro 8, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    Nutr Neurosci 7:53-5. 2004
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  6. ncbi request reprint Intravenous administration of the food-derived opioid peptide gluten exorphin B5 stimulates prolactin secretion in rats
    Giuseppe Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, Istituto di Patologia Medica, University of Sassari, Viale San Pietro 8, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    Pharmacol Res 47:53-8. 2003
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Prolactin and growth hormone response to intracerebroventricular administration of the food opioid peptide gluten exorphin B5 in rats
    Giuseppe Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, Istituto di Patologia Medica, University of Sassari, Viale San Pietro 8, 07100, Sassari, Italy
    Life Sci 71:2383-90. 2002
    ..The present study shows for the first time that an opioid peptide derived from wheat gluten, GE-B5, has an effect on pituitary function when administered ICV; its mechanism of action appears to be mediated via classical opioid receptors...
  8. doi request reprint Absence of an opioid stimulatory tone on growth hormone secretion in women with microprolactinoma
    Giuseppe Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy
    Endocr Res 33:104-10. 2008
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Activation of alpha1-adrenoceptors inhibits growth hormone secretion in humans
    G Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, University of Sassari, Viale San Pietro 8, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 117:460-2. 2009
    ..These data suggest that alpha1-adrenergic receptors inhibit tonic GH secretion in humans...
  10. ncbi request reprint Quantification of Gluten Exorphin A5 in cerebrospinal fluid by liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry
    Giuseppe Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, Istituto di Clinica Medica, University of Sassari, Viale San Pietro 8, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 833:204-9. 2006
    ..The intra- and inter-day accuracy were 99.6-102.8% and 100.0-101.9%, respectively. The reported assay employs extremely small volumes of CSF, thus allowing the analysis of GE-A5 from both small and large animal models...
  11. doi request reprint Gastrointestinal symptoms and Helicobacter pylori infection in school-age children residing in Porto Torres, Sardinia, Italy
    Maria P Dore
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica Sperimentale ed Oncologica, University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy
    Helicobacter 17:369-73. 2012
    ..Helicobacter pylori infection is typically acquired in childhood, and following the acute event, it is thought that most infections remain asymptomatic. H. pylori has been suggested to protect against diarrhea in childhood...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk Factors Associated with Helicobacter pylori Infection among Children in a Defined Geographic Area
    Maria P Dore
    Institute of Clinica Medica, University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy and Department of Medicine, Gastrointestinal Section, VA Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:240-5. 2002
    ..5; 95% CI, 1.1-2.0; P<.05). The epidemiology of H. pylori infection is complex; even within the same geographic area, different factors influence acquisition of H. pylori infection...
  13. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of retrograde ejaculation with the alpha1-adrenergic agonist methoxamine: case study
    P A Tomasi
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, Universita di Sassari, Sassari, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 17:297-9. 2005
    ..We conclude that self-administered methoxamine can be a useful, noninvasive and inexpensive treatment of RE, when oral agents are ineffective...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of silent celiac disease in patients with autoimmune thyroiditis from Northern Sardinia
    G F Meloni
    Pediatric Clinic A Filia, University of Sassari, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 24:298-302. 2001
    ..Patients with AT ought to be regarded as a high-risk group for CD and should be screened routinely for it; if negative, screening tests should be repeated at regular intervals...
  15. ncbi request reprint Acute thyroiditis in a child: misleading result of fine-needle aspiration biopsy
    P A Tomasi
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica, Patologia Speciale Medica, Universita di Sassari, Sassari, Italia
    Horm Res 54:101-3. 2000
    ..We also suggest that acute bacterial thyroiditis could be usefully classified into two forms, suppurative and non-suppurative...
  16. ncbi request reprint Is there anything to the reported association between Helicobacter pylori infection and autoimmune thyroiditis?
    Paolo A Tomasi
    Clinica Medica, Universita di Sassari, Viale S Pietro 8, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 50:385-8. 2005
    ..Infection by Hp does not appear to increase the risk of AT in individuals with dyspeptic symptoms, and screening for this condition in patients with a positive UBT is not indicated...
  17. doi request reprint Growth hormone, menopause and ageing: no definite evidence for 'rejuvenation' with growth hormone
    Giuseppe Fanciulli
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, Istituto di Clinica Medica, University of Sassari, Viale San Pietro 8, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    Hum Reprod Update 15:341-58. 2009
    ....
  18. pmc Persistent hyperprolactinemia and bilateral galactocele in a male infant
    Paolo A Tomasi
    Dipartimento Struttura Clinica Medica Patologia Speciale Medica, Universita degli Studi di Sassari, Viale San Pietro 8, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    Int J Pediatr Endocrinol 2009:578610. 2009
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Generation of high-quality protein extracts from formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissues
    Maria Filippa Addis
    Porto Conte Ricerche Srl, Tramariglio, Alghero, Sassari, Italy
    Proteomics 9:3815-23. 2009
    ..An evaluation of the extent of modifications introduced on proteins by formalin fixation and crosslink reversal, and their impact on quality of MS results, is also reported...