Silvia Ferri

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Affiliation: University of Bologna
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Redistribution of regulatory T-cells across the evolving stages of chronic hepatitis C
    Silvia Ferri
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 43:807-13. 2011
  2. doi request reprint A multifaceted imbalance of T cells with regulatory function characterizes type 1 autoimmune hepatitis
    Silvia Ferri
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Hepatology 52:999-1007. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Clinical features and effect of antiviral therapy on anti-liver/kidney microsomal antibody type 1 positive chronic hepatitis C
    Silvia Ferri
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    J Hepatol 50:1093-101. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Autoimmune hepatitis in Italy: the Bologna experience
    Paolo Muratori
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, Via Massarenti, 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    J Hepatol 50:1210-8. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The serological profile of the autoimmune hepatitis/primary biliary cirrhosis overlap syndrome
    Paolo Muratori
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, Via Massarenti, 9, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:1420-5. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Multiple nuclear dots and rim-like/membranous IgG isotypes in primary biliary cirrhosis
    Paolo Muratori
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Italy
    Autoimmunity 42:224-7. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and therapy of autoimmune hepatitis
    Alessandro Granito
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Padiglione 11, Via Massarenti 9, 40138, Bologna
    Mini Rev Med Chem 9:847-60. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C and autoreactivity
    Francesco B Bianchi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, Hepatology, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, Bologna, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 39:S22-4. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Evidence of a genetic basis for the different geographic occurrences of liver/kidney microsomal antibody type 1 in hepatitis C
    Paolo Muratori
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, Hepatology, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, Bologna, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 52:179-84. 2007
  10. doi request reprint PML nuclear body component Sp140 is a novel autoantigen in primary biliary cirrhosis
    Alessandro Granito
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 105:125-31. 2010

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Redistribution of regulatory T-cells across the evolving stages of chronic hepatitis C
    Silvia Ferri
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 43:807-13. 2011
    ..Regulatory T cells can affect antiviral immune response thus influencing the outcome of the disease...
  2. doi request reprint A multifaceted imbalance of T cells with regulatory function characterizes type 1 autoimmune hepatitis
    Silvia Ferri
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Hepatology 52:999-1007. 2010
    ..There were few FOXP3(+) cells within the portal tract inflammatory infiltrate. CONCLUSION: Our data show that the defect in immunoregulation in adult AIH is complex, and gammadelta T cells are likely to be effectors of liver damage...
  3. doi request reprint Clinical features and effect of antiviral therapy on anti-liver/kidney microsomal antibody type 1 positive chronic hepatitis C
    Silvia Ferri
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    J Hepatol 50:1093-101. 2009
    ..This study aimed to evaluate clinical features and effect of antiviral therapy in patients with hepatitis C who are anti-LKM1 positive...
  4. doi request reprint Autoimmune hepatitis in Italy: the Bologna experience
    Paolo Muratori
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, Via Massarenti, 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    J Hepatol 50:1210-8. 2009
    ..Autoimmune hepatitis affects mainly women. It is subdivided into type 1 and type 2 according to the autoantibody profile and without immunosuppression usually evolves to cirrhosis and end-stage liver failure...
  5. doi request reprint The serological profile of the autoimmune hepatitis/primary biliary cirrhosis overlap syndrome
    Paolo Muratori
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, Via Massarenti, 9, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:1420-5. 2009
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  6. doi request reprint Multiple nuclear dots and rim-like/membranous IgG isotypes in primary biliary cirrhosis
    Paolo Muratori
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Italy
    Autoimmunity 42:224-7. 2009
    ..In Italian PBC patients MND and RL/M pattern did not seem to characterize any subgroup of patients with a poorer prognosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and therapy of autoimmune hepatitis
    Alessandro Granito
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Padiglione 11, Via Massarenti 9, 40138, Bologna
    Mini Rev Med Chem 9:847-60. 2009
    ..Liver transplantation is the treatment of choice in managing decompensated disease, however AIH can recur or develop de novo after liver transplantation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C and autoreactivity
    Francesco B Bianchi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, Hepatology, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, Bologna, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 39:S22-4. 2007
    ..In this review we will focus on the major aspects of the autoimmune phenomena in HCV-infected patients, their clinical and therapeutical implications...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evidence of a genetic basis for the different geographic occurrences of liver/kidney microsomal antibody type 1 in hepatitis C
    Paolo Muratori
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, Hepatology, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, Bologna, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 52:179-84. 2007
    ..HLA DR11 may be protective against the development of microsomal antibodies in Italian patients, whereas HLA DR4, HLA DR13, and the B8-DR3-DQ2 haplotype may be protective in North American patients...
  10. doi request reprint PML nuclear body component Sp140 is a novel autoantigen in primary biliary cirrhosis
    Alessandro Granito
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 105:125-31. 2010
    ..A new PML NB protein, designated as Sp140, was identified using serum from a PBC patient. The aim of this study was to analyze the immune response against Sp140 protein in PBC patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Detection of the M30 neoepitope as a new tool to quantify liver apoptosis: timing and patterns of positivity on frozen and paraffin-embedded sections
    Alberto Grassi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology, Hepatology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Am J Clin Pathol 121:211-9. 2004
    ..The M30 antibody is correlated with apoptosis, and its specificity for epithelial cells makes this method the first choice for routine evaluation of apoptosis in liver epithelial cells...