Genomes and Genes


Tania Fiaschi


Affiliation: University of Florence
Country: Italy


  1. Gamberi T, Magherini F, Mannelli M, Chrisam M, Cescon M, Castagnaro S, et al. Role of adiponectin in the metabolism of skeletal muscles in collagen VI-related myopathies. J Mol Med (Berl). 2019;: pubmed publisher
    ..Col6a1-/- myoblasts reveal altered metabolic features. Addition of exogenous adiponectin ameliorates Col6a1-/- metabolic features. ..
  2. Gamberi T, Magherini F, Fiaschi T. Adiponectin in Myopathies. Int J Mol Sci. 2019;20: pubmed publisher
    ..Overall, these findings suggest that adiponectin could constitute a future new therapeutic approach for the improvement of the abnormalities caused by myopathies. ..
  3. Gamberi T, Magherini F, Modesti A, Fiaschi T. Adiponectin Signaling Pathways in Liver Diseases. Biomedicines. 2018;6: pubmed publisher
    ..This review describes the different signaling pathways in healthy and diseased hepatocytes, also highlighting the beneficial role of adiponectin in autophagy activation and hepatic regeneration. ..
  4. Gamberi T, Modesti A, Magherini F, D Souza D, Hawke T, Fiaschi T. Activation of autophagy by globular adiponectin is required for muscle differentiation. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2016;1863:694-702 pubmed publisher
    ..Overall, these findings demonstrate that gAd activates autophagy in myoblasts and that gAd-activated autophagy drives the myogenic properties of this hormone. ..
  5. Fiaschi T, Magherini F, Gamberi T, Modesti P, Modesti A. Adiponectin as a tissue regenerating hormone: more than a metabolic function. Cell Mol Life Sci. 2014;71:1917-25 pubmed publisher
    ..Overall, these recent findings contribute to highlight an intriguing function of adiponectin in addition to its well-recognized metabolic action. ..