Cinzia Galasso

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Affiliation: University of Rome Tor Vergata
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc "Idiopathic" mental retardation and new chromosomal abnormalities
    Cinzia Galasso
    Department of Neuroscience, Paediatric Neurology Unit, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 36:17. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Deletion 2q37: an identifiable clinical syndrome with mental retardation and autism
    Cinzia Galasso
    Department of Neuroscience, Pediatric Neurology Unit, University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Child Neurol 23:802-6. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Anophthalmia-Waardenburg syndrome with expanding phenotype: does neural crest play a role?
    Cinzia Galasso
    Department of Neurosciences, Pediatric Neurology Section, Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    J Child Neurol 22:1252-5. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Neurologic aspects of microcephalic osteodysplastic primordial dwarfism type II
    Cinzia Galasso
    Pediatric Neurology Unit, Department of Neuroscience, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Neurol 38:435-8. 2008
  5. doi request reprint De novo mosaic ring chromosome 18 in a child with mental retardation, epilepsy and immunological problems
    Adriana Lo-Castro
    Department of Neuroscience, Paediatric Neurology Unit, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Viale Oxford 81, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Med Genet 54:329-32. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Late-onset epileptic spasms in children with Pallister-Killian syndrome: a report of two new cases and review of the electroclinical aspects
    Caterina Cerminara
    Department of Neuroscience, Child Neurology Unit, Tor Vergata, University of Rome, 00133, Rome, Italy
    J Child Neurol 25:238-45. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Interstitial deletion of a proximal 3p: a clinically recognisable syndrome
    Cristina Lalli
    Neuroscience Department, Pediatric Neurology Unit, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Via Montpellier 1, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Brain Dev 29:312-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of adenosine deaminase polymorphism with mild mental retardation
    Patrizia Saccucci
    Department of Neurosciences, Pediatric Neurology Unit, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Via Montpellier 1, 00133 Rome, Italy
    J Child Neurol 21:753-6. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and binge eating disorder in a patient with 2q21.1-q22.2 deletion
    Maria Cristina Porfirio
    Department of Child Psychiatry Unit, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Psychiatr Genet 22:202-5. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Lack of association between MTHFR C677T and MTHFR A1298C genetic polymorphisms and mental retardation
    Patrizia Saccucci
    Division of Human Population and Environmental Pathology, Department of Biopathology and Imaging Diagnostics, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Nutr Neurosci 11:241-2. 2008

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Publications13

  1. pmc "Idiopathic" mental retardation and new chromosomal abnormalities
    Cinzia Galasso
    Department of Neuroscience, Paediatric Neurology Unit, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 36:17. 2010
    ..We discussed the putative pathways at the basis of remaining "pure idiopathic" forms of mental retardation, highlighting possible environmental and epigenetic mechanisms as causes of altered cognition...
  2. doi request reprint Deletion 2q37: an identifiable clinical syndrome with mental retardation and autism
    Cinzia Galasso
    Department of Neuroscience, Pediatric Neurology Unit, University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Child Neurol 23:802-6. 2008
    ..ish del(2)(q37.1) de novo karyotype, mental retardation, dysmorphic features, gastrointestinal anomalies, and autistic traits and compare her clinical manifestations with patients with the same deletion previously described in literature...
  3. ncbi request reprint Anophthalmia-Waardenburg syndrome with expanding phenotype: does neural crest play a role?
    Cinzia Galasso
    Department of Neurosciences, Pediatric Neurology Section, Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    J Child Neurol 22:1252-5. 2007
    ..These clinical findings could be explained by the new classification of brain malformations, which takes into account the role of neural crest in Waardenburg syndrome...
  4. doi request reprint Neurologic aspects of microcephalic osteodysplastic primordial dwarfism type II
    Cinzia Galasso
    Pediatric Neurology Unit, Department of Neuroscience, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Neurol 38:435-8. 2008
    ..We also review the neurologic aspects of this disorder compared with syndromes with overlapping phenotypes, such as microcephalic osteodysplastic primordial dwarfism types I and III and Seckel syndrome...
  5. doi request reprint De novo mosaic ring chromosome 18 in a child with mental retardation, epilepsy and immunological problems
    Adriana Lo-Castro
    Department of Neuroscience, Paediatric Neurology Unit, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Viale Oxford 81, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Med Genet 54:329-32. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Late-onset epileptic spasms in children with Pallister-Killian syndrome: a report of two new cases and review of the electroclinical aspects
    Caterina Cerminara
    Department of Neuroscience, Child Neurology Unit, Tor Vergata, University of Rome, 00133, Rome, Italy
    J Child Neurol 25:238-45. 2010
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Interstitial deletion of a proximal 3p: a clinically recognisable syndrome
    Cristina Lalli
    Neuroscience Department, Pediatric Neurology Unit, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Via Montpellier 1, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Brain Dev 29:312-6. 2007
    ..Clinical manifestations of our child were compared with those of other eight patients with the same deletion previously described to further delineate the proximal 3p deletion syndrome...
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of adenosine deaminase polymorphism with mild mental retardation
    Patrizia Saccucci
    Department of Neurosciences, Pediatric Neurology Unit, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Via Montpellier 1, 00133 Rome, Italy
    J Child Neurol 21:753-6. 2006
    ..In conclusion, our findings suggest a possible role for a low-activity genotype (ADA-8Asn) (ADA(1) *2) of adenosine deaminase in the pathogenesis of mild mental retardation...
  9. doi request reprint Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and binge eating disorder in a patient with 2q21.1-q22.2 deletion
    Maria Cristina Porfirio
    Department of Child Psychiatry Unit, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Psychiatr Genet 22:202-5. 2012
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Lack of association between MTHFR C677T and MTHFR A1298C genetic polymorphisms and mental retardation
    Patrizia Saccucci
    Division of Human Population and Environmental Pathology, Department of Biopathology and Imaging Diagnostics, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Nutr Neurosci 11:241-2. 2008
    ..Findings suggest that there is no association between MTHFR C677T and MTHFR A1298C and mental retardation in the studied Italian population and that these polymorphisms are not contributing to the aetiology of mental retardation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Neurologic aspects of 49,XXXXY syndrome
    Cinzia Galasso
    Division of Paediatric Neurology, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Italy
    J Child Neurol 18:501-4. 2003
    ..Finally, we discuss testosterone supplementation in the treatment of this syndrome...
  12. ncbi request reprint Lack of association between IDE genetic variability and Down's syndrome
    Carla Arpino
    Department of Neurosciences, Pediatric Neurology Unit, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 382:93-5. 2005
    ..e., IDE 185 and IDE 199). In conclusion, the findings of our study suggest that the two IDE polymorphisms considered in the analysis do not appear to play a major role in DS-related AD...
  13. doi request reprint Detecting anxiety symptoms in children and youths with neurofibromatosis type I
    Augusto Pasini
    Department of Neuroscience, Child Neurology and Psychiatry Unit, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Italy
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 159:869-73. 2012
    ..This is the first study assessing anxiety symptoms in NF1 children and youths. A precocious psychological survey and intervention in NF1 subjects, may contribute to reduce the risk of psychiatric disorders in adulthood...