Gianluca Lepore

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Affiliation: University of Sassari
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Brain aging and testosterone-induced neuroprotection: studies on cultured sheep cortical neurons
    Gianluca Lepore
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Sassari, Italy
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 34:395-401. 2013
  2. pmc Aromatase immunoreactivity in fetal ovine neuronal cell cultures exposed to oxidative injury
    G Lepore
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 53:e28. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Aromatase expression in cultured fetal sheep astrocytes after nitrosative/oxidative damage
    Gianluca Lepore
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Via Vienna 2, 07100, Sassari, Italy
    Cell Tissue Res 344:407-13. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Aromatase immunoreactivity in fetal ovine neuronal cell cultures exposed to oxidative injury
    G Lepore
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 53:233-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Androgen receptor immunoreactivity in rat occipital cortex after callosotomy
    Gianluca Lepore
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Via Vienna, 2 07100 Sassari, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 52:163-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Different nitrosative-induced microtubular modifications and testosterone neuroprotective effects on high-D-glucose-exposed neuroblastoma and glioma cells
    Sergio Gadau
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Italy
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 30:515-24. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of testosterone on differentiation and oxidative stress resistance in C1300 neuroblastoma cells
    Valentina Chisu
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Italy
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 27:807-12. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Right occipital cortex suppresses male rat testosterone secretion by a pituitary-independent mechanism
    Gianluca Lepore
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Italy
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 27:501-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Expression and distribution of P450-aromatase in the ovine hypothalamus at different stages of fetal development
    Arcadia Mura
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Italy
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 31:690-9. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Growth-associated protein expression in the frontal and occipital cortices of callosotomized rats
    Vittorio Farina
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Italy
    Funct Neurol 19:181-4. 2004

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Brain aging and testosterone-induced neuroprotection: studies on cultured sheep cortical neurons
    Gianluca Lepore
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Sassari, Italy
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 34:395-401. 2013
    ..The β isoform of DNA topoisomerase II plays a role in DNA repair process in non proliferating cells as neurons and its expression tends to be downregulated with senescence...
  2. pmc Aromatase immunoreactivity in fetal ovine neuronal cell cultures exposed to oxidative injury
    G Lepore
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 53:e28. 2009
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Aromatase expression in cultured fetal sheep astrocytes after nitrosative/oxidative damage
    Gianluca Lepore
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Via Vienna 2, 07100, Sassari, Italy
    Cell Tissue Res 344:407-13. 2011
    ..Thus, oxidative damage probably results in the local production of neuroprotective estradiol by reactive astrocytes via the aromatization of testosterone...
  4. ncbi request reprint Aromatase immunoreactivity in fetal ovine neuronal cell cultures exposed to oxidative injury
    G Lepore
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 53:233-8. 2009
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Androgen receptor immunoreactivity in rat occipital cortex after callosotomy
    Gianluca Lepore
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Via Vienna, 2 07100 Sassari, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 52:163-8. 2008
    ..In conclusion, our results showthat posterior callosotomy led to a reduction in AR in the right occipital cortex suggesting a putative inhibiting effect of the contralateral cortical area...
  6. ncbi request reprint Different nitrosative-induced microtubular modifications and testosterone neuroprotective effects on high-D-glucose-exposed neuroblastoma and glioma cells
    Sergio Gadau
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Italy
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 30:515-24. 2009
    ..In the present work attention has been focused on the possible nitrosative effect of hyperglycemia on microtubular network of neuroblastoma and glioma mortalized cell lines, testing the possible neuroprotective effect of testosterone...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of testosterone on differentiation and oxidative stress resistance in C1300 neuroblastoma cells
    Valentina Chisu
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Italy
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 27:807-12. 2006
    ..The aim of our work is to investigate T capability on C1300 cell differentiation. It is also evaluated whether differentiation could mitigate the nitrosative effects of 3NT...
  8. ncbi request reprint Right occipital cortex suppresses male rat testosterone secretion by a pituitary-independent mechanism
    Gianluca Lepore
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Italy
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 27:501-5. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine whether defined areas of the right cerebral cortex could modulate T production...
  9. ncbi request reprint Expression and distribution of P450-aromatase in the ovine hypothalamus at different stages of fetal development
    Arcadia Mura
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Italy
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 31:690-9. 2010
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Growth-associated protein expression in the frontal and occipital cortices of callosotomized rats
    Vittorio Farina
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Italy
    Funct Neurol 19:181-4. 2004
    ..Although transcallosal neurons are usually considered poorly regenerative, their axotomy may therefore induce reactive events...
  11. ncbi request reprint Morphological and functional changes induced by the amino acid analogue 3-nitrotyrosine in mouse neuroblastoma and rat glioma cell lines
    Marco Zedda
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Sassari, Via Vienna 2, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 363:190-3. 2004
    ..The dramatic toxicity of 3-NT in neural cells suggests further investigations focused on the biochemical mechanisms at the roots of neurodegenerative diseases...