Francesca Ietta

Summary

Affiliation: University of Siena
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Feto-maternal biology and ethics of human society
    Luana Paulesu
    Department of Physiology, Division of Immunoendocrinology and Reproductive Physiology, University of Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 3:55. 2005
  2. pmc Spatiotemporal patterns of macrophage migration inhibitory factor (Mif) expression in the mouse placenta
    Miriam R Faria
    Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 8:95. 2010
  3. doi 17{beta}-Estradiol modulates the macrophage migration inhibitory factor secretory pathway by regulating ABCA1 expression in human first-trimester placenta
    Francesca Ietta
    Dept of Physiology, Univ of Siena, Italy
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 298:E411-8. 2010
  4. ncbi Gender-related effects of chronic non-malignant pain and opioid therapy on plasma levels of macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF)
    Anna Maria Aloisi
    Pain and Stress Neurophysiology Lab, Department of Physiology, University of Siena, Via Aldo Moro, 2, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Pain 115:142-51. 2005
  5. ncbi Cytokines in the oviparity/viviparity transition: evidence of the interleukin-1 system in a species with reproductive bimodality, the lizard Lacerta vivipara
    Luana Paulesu
    Department of Physiology, Division of Immunoendocrinology and Reproductive Physiology, University of Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Evol Dev 7:282-8. 2005
  6. doi Interleukin-1 in reproductive strategies
    Luana Paulesu
    Department of Physiology, Division of Reproductive Physiology and Endocrinology, Via A Moro, 3, University of Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Evol Dev 10:778-88. 2008
  7. ncbi Pro-inflammatory cytokines in animal and human gestation
    Luana Paulesu
    Department of Physiology, University of Siena, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 16:3601-15. 2010
  8. ncbi Oxygen regulation of macrophage migration inhibitory factor in human placenta
    Francesca Ietta
    Dept of Physiology, Division of Immunoendocrinology and Reproductive Physiology, Univ of Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 292:E272-80. 2007

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Feto-maternal biology and ethics of human society
    Luana Paulesu
    Department of Physiology, Division of Immunoendocrinology and Reproductive Physiology, University of Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 3:55. 2005
    ..Principles governing the acceptance and growth of the embryo in the uterus may represent a model for mutual tolerance and peaceful co-existence in human society...
  2. pmc Spatiotemporal patterns of macrophage migration inhibitory factor (Mif) expression in the mouse placenta
    Miriam R Faria
    Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 8:95. 2010
    ..The overall goal of this study was to evaluate Mif expression by trophoblast and embryo placental cells during mouse pregnancy...
  3. doi 17{beta}-Estradiol modulates the macrophage migration inhibitory factor secretory pathway by regulating ABCA1 expression in human first-trimester placenta
    Francesca Ietta
    Dept of Physiology, Univ of Siena, Italy
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 298:E411-8. 2010
    ..These findings emphasize the mutual cooperation between hormones and cytokines and suggest that increasing estrogen levels with advancing gestation may have a major role in regulating placental MIF secretion...
  4. ncbi Gender-related effects of chronic non-malignant pain and opioid therapy on plasma levels of macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF)
    Anna Maria Aloisi
    Pain and Stress Neurophysiology Lab, Department of Physiology, University of Siena, Via Aldo Moro, 2, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Pain 115:142-51. 2005
    ..These findings suggest the involvement of this cytokine in the sex differences observed in chronic pain conditions...
  5. ncbi Cytokines in the oviparity/viviparity transition: evidence of the interleukin-1 system in a species with reproductive bimodality, the lizard Lacerta vivipara
    Luana Paulesu
    Department of Physiology, Division of Immunoendocrinology and Reproductive Physiology, University of Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Evol Dev 7:282-8. 2005
    ..The data suggest that immunological mechanisms that allow the survival of the semi-allogenic embryo in maternal tissues are independent of the timing or intimacy of contact between maternal and fetal tissues...
  6. doi Interleukin-1 in reproductive strategies
    Luana Paulesu
    Department of Physiology, Division of Reproductive Physiology and Endocrinology, Via A Moro, 3, University of Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Evol Dev 10:778-88. 2008
    ..The goal of this review is to discuss the role of the IL-1 system in the acquisition of the ability to retain the embryo in the female genital tract during the transition from ovuliparity to viviparity...
  7. ncbi Pro-inflammatory cytokines in animal and human gestation
    Luana Paulesu
    Department of Physiology, University of Siena, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 16:3601-15. 2010
    ..Finally we discuss the potential of animal models to evaluate the association of cytokines in the establishment and maintenance of pregnancy...
  8. ncbi Oxygen regulation of macrophage migration inhibitory factor in human placenta
    Francesca Ietta
    Dept of Physiology, Division of Immunoendocrinology and Reproductive Physiology, Univ of Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 292:E272-80. 2007
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