Cristina E Mapp

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Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Occupational asthma
    Cristina E Mapp
    Section of Hygiene and Occupational Medicine, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Ferrara, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:280-305. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Occupational asthma
    Cristina E Mapp
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Hygiene and Occupational Medicine, University of Ferrara, Italy
    Med Lav 97:404-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetics and the occupational environment
    Cristina E Mapp
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Hygiene and Occupational Medicine, Ferrara, Italy
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 5:113-8. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Defective production of soluble HLA-G molecules by peripheral blood monocytes in patients with asthma
    Roberta Rizzo
    Department of Diagnostic and Experimental Medicine, Section of Medical Genetics, University of Ferrara, Italy
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 115:508-13. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Asthma induced by isocyanates: a model of IgE-independent asthma
    Cristina E Mapp
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Hygiene and Occupational Medicine, University of Ferrara
    Acta Biomed 76:15-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Glutathione S-transferase GSTP1 is a susceptibility gene for occupational asthma induced by isocyanates
    Cristina E Mapp
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Occupational Medicine, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 109:867-72. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Sputum substance P and neurokinin A are reduced during exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Piera Boschetto
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Ferrara, Italy
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 18:199-205. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Decreased heme-oxygenase (HO)-1 in the macrophages of non-small cell lung cancer
    Piera Boschetto
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Lung Cancer 59:192-7. 2008

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Occupational asthma
    Cristina E Mapp
    Section of Hygiene and Occupational Medicine, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Ferrara, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:280-305. 2005
    ..Removal of the worker from exposure to the causal agent and treatment with inhaled glucocorticoids lead to a better outcome. Finally, strategies for preventing OA should be implemented and their cost-effectiveness examined...
  2. ncbi request reprint Occupational asthma
    Cristina E Mapp
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Hygiene and Occupational Medicine, University of Ferrara, Italy
    Med Lav 97:404-9. 2006
    ..Assessment of the work environment and identification of host factors may provide us with useful information about the mechanisms involved in OA. Another issue concerns strategies for preventing OA which should be implemented...
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetics and the occupational environment
    Cristina E Mapp
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Hygiene and Occupational Medicine, Ferrara, Italy
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 5:113-8. 2005
    ..This article will focus on the role of risk factors including genetic factors in the development of sensitization and occupational asthma...
  4. ncbi request reprint Defective production of soluble HLA-G molecules by peripheral blood monocytes in patients with asthma
    Roberta Rizzo
    Department of Diagnostic and Experimental Medicine, Section of Medical Genetics, University of Ferrara, Italy
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 115:508-13. 2005
    ..HLA-G, a human nonclassic MHC class I molecule, is responsible for complex immunoinhibitory functions. HLA-G is expressed as membrane-bound and is secreted as soluble molecules by the peripheral blood CD14+ monocytes activated by IL-10...
  5. ncbi request reprint Asthma induced by isocyanates: a model of IgE-independent asthma
    Cristina E Mapp
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Hygiene and Occupational Medicine, University of Ferrara
    Acta Biomed 76:15-9. 2005
    ..Better understanding of these interactions is important for affected workers, and also has potential relevance for nonoccupational asthma...
  6. ncbi request reprint Glutathione S-transferase GSTP1 is a susceptibility gene for occupational asthma induced by isocyanates
    Cristina E Mapp
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Occupational Medicine, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 109:867-72. 2002
    ..Polymorphism at the pi class glutathione-S-transferase locus (GSTP1) is associated with allergen-induced asthma and related phenotypes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Sputum substance P and neurokinin A are reduced during exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Piera Boschetto
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Ferrara, Italy
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 18:199-205. 2005
    ..COPD exacerbations are associated with a reduced sputum content of substance P and neurokinin A. These tackykinins might be involved in COPD exacerbations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Decreased heme-oxygenase (HO)-1 in the macrophages of non-small cell lung cancer
    Piera Boschetto
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Lung Cancer 59:192-7. 2008
    ..Conversely, HO-1 expression does not seem to be associated with lung tumour progression and prognosis...