Mauro Mandrioli

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Affiliation: University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The genome of the lepidopteran Mamestra brassicae has a vertebrate-like content of methyl-cytosine
    Mauro Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Genetica 119:187-91. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Analysis of insect holocentric chromosomes by atomic force microscopy
    Mauro Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena, Modena, Italy
    Hereditas 138:129-32. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Identification and chromosomal localization of mariner-like elements in the cabbage moth Mamestra brassicae (Lepidoptera)
    Mauro Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena, Campi 213 D, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Chromosome Res 11:319-22. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Cytogenetic and molecular characterization of the MBSAT1 satellite DNA in holokinetic chromosomes of the cabbage moth, Mamestra brassicae (Lepidoptera)
    Mauro Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Chromosome Res 11:51-6. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Stable transformation of a Mamestra brassicae (lepidoptera) cell line with the lepidopteran-derived transposon piggyBac
    Mauro Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41100, Modena, Italy
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 33:1-5. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Epigenetic tinkering and evolution: is there any continuity in the role of cytosine methylation from invertebrates to vertebrates?
    M Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41100, Modena, Italy
    Cell Mol Life Sci 61:2425-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Cytogenetic characterization of telomeres in the holocentric chromosomes of the lepidopteran Mamestra brassicae
    M Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Chromosome Res 10:279-86. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Cytogenetic and molecular analysis of the pufferfish Tetraodon fluviatilis (Osteichthyes)
    M Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Genetica 111:433-8. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Cytogenetic analysis of the pufferfish Tetraodon fluviatilis (Osteichthyes)
    M Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Chromosome Res 8:237-42. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Chromosomal analysis of repeated DNAs in the rainbow wrasse Coris julis (Pisces, Labridae)
    M Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Genetica 108:191-5. 2000

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  1. ncbi request reprint The genome of the lepidopteran Mamestra brassicae has a vertebrate-like content of methyl-cytosine
    Mauro Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Genetica 119:187-91. 2003
    ..Comparison of the restriction pattern of MspI and HpaII after hybridisation with the hobo, mariner, 28S and 5S rDNA probes did not evidence any difference indicating the absence of CpG methylation in all the studied repeated DNAs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Analysis of insect holocentric chromosomes by atomic force microscopy
    Mauro Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena, Modena, Italy
    Hereditas 138:129-32. 2003
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  3. ncbi request reprint Identification and chromosomal localization of mariner-like elements in the cabbage moth Mamestra brassicae (Lepidoptera)
    Mauro Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena, Campi 213 D, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Chromosome Res 11:319-22. 2003
    ..This observation is unique since generally both mariner coding region and ITRs are evolutionarily conserved in insects. Mbmar is detectable by FISH only in the heterochromatic regions of both the sex chromosomes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cytogenetic and molecular characterization of the MBSAT1 satellite DNA in holokinetic chromosomes of the cabbage moth, Mamestra brassicae (Lepidoptera)
    Mauro Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Chromosome Res 11:51-6. 2003
    ..MBSAT1 was 234 bp long with an AT content of 60.7%. The curvature-propensity plot suggested a curvature in the MBSAT1 structure...
  5. ncbi request reprint Stable transformation of a Mamestra brassicae (lepidoptera) cell line with the lepidopteran-derived transposon piggyBac
    Mauro Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41100, Modena, Italy
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 33:1-5. 2003
    ..The present results are particularly important as they suggest that piggyBac can be used for transgenesis of cabbage moth cells...
  6. ncbi request reprint Epigenetic tinkering and evolution: is there any continuity in the role of cytosine methylation from invertebrates to vertebrates?
    M Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41100, Modena, Italy
    Cell Mol Life Sci 61:2425-7. 2004
    ..Cytosine methylation, therefore, proves to be an epigenetic tool repeatedly used to accomplish different functions in different taxa according to a sort of epigenetic tinkering occurring during evolution...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cytogenetic characterization of telomeres in the holocentric chromosomes of the lepidopteran Mamestra brassicae
    M Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Chromosome Res 10:279-86. 2002
    ..TRAS1 appeared to be transcriptionally active and non-methylated, as evaluated by RT-PCR and digestion with MspI and HpaII. Finally, dot-blotting experiments showed that the 2.8 +/- 0.5% of the M. brassicae genome consists of TRAS1...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cytogenetic and molecular analysis of the pufferfish Tetraodon fluviatilis (Osteichthyes)
    M Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Genetica 111:433-8. 2001
    ..Finally, mariner-like elements (MLEs) have been identified in T. fluviatilis and they have located into the NOR-associated heterochromatin...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cytogenetic analysis of the pufferfish Tetraodon fluviatilis (Osteichthyes)
    M Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Chromosome Res 8:237-42. 2000
    ..Finally, regardless of the technique used, no difference in the chromosome complement was found between males and females...
  10. ncbi request reprint Chromosomal analysis of repeated DNAs in the rainbow wrasse Coris julis (Pisces, Labridae)
    M Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Genetica 108:191-5. 2000
    ..julis. Finally, regardless of the technique used, no difference in the chromosome complement was found between males and females...
  11. ncbi request reprint Molecular and cytogenetic analysis of the goby Gobius niger (Teleostei, Gobiidae)
    M Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Genetica 110:73-8. 2000
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  12. ncbi request reprint Analysis of heterochromatic epigenetic markers in the holocentric chromosomes of the aphid Acyrthosiphon pisum
    Mauro Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Chromosome Res 15:1015-22. 2007
    ..Finally, the absence of DNA methylation is observed also in aphid rDNA genes that have been repeatedly described as mosaic of methylated and unmethylated units in vertebrates...
  13. doi request reprint Continuous occurrence of intra-individual chromosome rearrangements in the peach potato aphid, Myzus persicae (Sulzer) (Hemiptera: Aphididae)
    Valentina Monti
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41125 Modena, Italy
    Genetica 140:93-103. 2012
    ..persicae clones 50, 51 and 70 are obligately parthenogenetic, arguing that the reproduction by apomictic parthenogenesis favoured the stabilization and inheritance of the observed chromosomal fragments...
  14. doi request reprint Presence of a functional (TTAGG)(n) telomere-telomerase system in aphids
    Valentina Monti
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41125 Modena, Italy
    Chromosome Res 19:625-33. 2011
    ..persicae strain with a variable chromosome number showed that aphid telomerase can initiate the de novo synthesis of telomere sequences at internal breakpoints, resulting in the stabilization of chromosomal fragments...
  15. doi request reprint Drosophila Helical factor is an inducible protein acting as an immune-regulated cytokine in S2 cells
    Davide Malagoli
    Department of Biology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Cytokine 58:280-6. 2012
    ..These data suggest that in vitro Hf is an inducible and immune-regulated factor, with functions comparable to those of secreted vertebrate cytokines...
  16. doi request reprint Distribution and molecular composition of heterochromatin in the holocentric chromosomes of the aphid Rhopalosiphum padi (Hemiptera: Aphididae)
    Valentina Monti
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41125 Modena, Italy
    Genetica 138:1077-84. 2010
    ..padi genome put in evidence a DraI satellite DNA which has been isolated, cloned and sequenced. FISH experiments showed that this satellite DNA clusters in an intercalary C-positive band on the two X chromosomes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Identification of a new hobo element in the cabbage moth, Mamestra brassicae (Lepidoptera)
    Federica Borsatti
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Hereditas 139:151-5. 2003
    ..melanogaster HFL1 hobo transposase. FISH experiments evidenced Mbhobo clusters located in heterochromatic regions of Z and W sex chromosomes and in heterochromatic areas of chromosome pair 10...
  18. ncbi request reprint Amiloride-sensitive epithelial sodium channel subunits are expressed in human and mussel immunocytes
    Enzo Ottaviani
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Dev Comp Immunol 26:395-402. 2002
    ..The observed differential expression patterns of ENaC subunits suggest that ENaC function may be regulated differentially in different types of human lymphocytes...
  19. ncbi request reprint A new synthesis in epigenetics: towards a unified function of DNA methylation from invertebrates to vertebrates
    M Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41100, Modena, Italy
    Cell Mol Life Sci 64:2522-4. 2007
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Silver staining as a new banding technique to identify aphid chromosomes
    G C Manicardi
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena, Italy
    Chromosome Res 6:55-7. 1998
    ..Heterochromatic areas are confined exclusively to the X chromosomes. Interestingly, silver staining produces a clear-cut longitudinal differentiation of all chromosomes, which allows reliable identification of homologues...
  21. ncbi request reprint Chromosome analysis and molecular characterization of highly repeated DNAs in the aphid Acyrthosiphon pisum (Aphididae, Hemiptera)
    D Bizzaro
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Genetica 108:197-202. 2000
    ..FISH experiments with the telomeric probe (TTAGG)n revealed bright hybridization signals on each telomere of all Acyrthosiphon pisum chromosomes. No interstitial signals were seen...
  22. doi request reprint Characterization of non-LTR retrotransposable TRAS elements in the aphids Acyrthosiphon pisum and Myzus persicae (Aphididae, Hemiptera)
    Valentina Monti
    Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41125 Modena, Italy
    J Hered 104:547-53. 2013
    ..Lastly, the analysis of the distribution of TRAS retrotransposons in a M. persicae strain possessing spontaneous fragmentations of the X chromosomes assessed that TRAS elements were not involved in the healing of de novo telomeres...
  23. doi request reprint A1-3 chromosomal translocations in Italian populations of the peach potato aphid Myzus persicae (Sulzer) not linked to esterase-based insecticide resistance
    Marco Rivi
    Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Bull Entomol Res 103:278-85. 2013
    ..persicae parthenogenetic lineages, which clearly show a chromosomal A1-3 translocation associated with esterase FE4 genes and unrelated to high levels of esterase-based resistance...
  24. doi request reprint Morpho-functional changes of fat body in bacteria fed Drosophila melanogaster strains
    Antonella Franchini
    Department of Biology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41125, Modena, Italy
    J Mol Histol 43:243-51. 2012
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint rDNA (18S-28S and 5S) colocalization and linkage between ribosomal genes and (TTAGGG)(n) telomeric sequence in the earthworm, Octodrilus complanatus (Annelida: Oligochaeta: Lumbricidae), revealed by single- and double-color FISH
    R Vitturi
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    J Hered 93:279-82. 2002
    ..Simultaneous (18S-26S)-5S and (18S-26S)-(TTAGGG)(n) FISH demonstrated that repeated units of the two ribosomal families were overlapped and closely associated with telomeric sequences...
  26. ncbi request reprint 18S-28S rDNA is interspersed throughout heterochromatin in the millipede Enologus oxypygum (Diplopoda)
    R Vitturi
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Palermo, Italy
    Genetica 110:151-5. 2000
    ..Our results indicate that RNA genes are throughout heterochromatin in eight chromosomes involving 1/4 of the total heterochromatin which, in this species, is about 67% of the total DNA. Ag-NOR and FISH patterns were not coincident...
  27. pmc Unlocking holocentric chromosomes: new perspectives from comparative and functional genomics?
    Mauro Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, Modena, Italy
    Curr Genomics 13:343-9. 2012
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint ProCRH in the teleost Ameiurus nebulosus: gene cloning and role in LPS-induced stress response
    Davide Malagoli
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Brain Behav Immun 18:451-7. 2004
    ..However, an independent response in the peripheral organs cannot be excluded in this scenario...
  29. ncbi request reprint Endoreplication: a molecular trick during animal neuron evolution
    Mauro Mandrioli
    Department of Biology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Q Rev Biol 85:159-69. 2010
    ..As a whole, endoreplication seems to be a sort of molecular trick used by neurons in response to the high functional demands that they experience during evolution...
  30. ncbi request reprint Molecular characterization of a defensin in the IZD-MB-0503 cell line derived from immunocytes of the insect Mamestra brassicae (Lepidoptera)
    Mauro Mandrioli
    Department of Animal Biology, Via Campi 213 D, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Biol Cell 95:53-7. 2003
    ..This molecule shows between 43% and 59% homology with group A defensins from other dipteran and hymenopteran species...
  31. ncbi request reprint DNA methylation of fly genes and transposons
    M Mandrioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 213 D, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Cell Mol Life Sci 63:1933-6. 2006
    ..The aim of the present paper is to discuss some features that emerge from the analysis of the identified methylated sequences...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cloning and characterisation of a procorticotrophin-releasing hormone in the IZD-MB-0503 immunocyte line from the insect Mamestra brassicae
    Davide Malagoli
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via Campi, 213 D 41100 Modena, Italy
    Peptides 23:1829-36. 2002
    ..There was a 61% identity with the corresponding coding sequence in Tilapia mossambica, and a 65.2% identity with the human proCRH coding sequence...