P Ninfali

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Affiliation: University of Urbino
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant capacity of vegetables, spices and dressings relevant to nutrition
    Paolino Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica, G Fornaini Universitá di Urbino, Italy
    Br J Nutr 93:257-66. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Polyphenols and antioxidant capacity of vegetables under fresh and frozen conditions
    Paolino Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica, G Fornaini Universitá di Urbino, Via Saffi 2, 61029 Urbino PU, Italy
    J Agric Food Chem 51:2222-6. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Characterization and biological activity of the main flavonoids from Swiss Chard (Beta vulgaris subspecies cycla)
    P Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica G Fornaini, Università degli Studi Carlo Bo, Urbino PU, Italy
    Phytomedicine 14:216-21. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Electron paramagnetic resonance investigations of free radicals in extra virgin olive oils
    M F Ottaviani
    Institute of Chemical Sciences, University of Urbino, P zza Rinascimento 6, 61029 Urbino PU, Italy
    J Agric Food Chem 49:3691-6. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase in small intestine of rabbit: biochemical properties and subcellular localization
    P Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica G Fornaini, University of Urbino, Italy
    Acta Histochem 103:287-303. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Heterogeneous distribution of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase in lingual epithelium
    P Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica G Fornaini, University of Urbino, Italy
    Acta Histochem 102:339-52. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Iron release and oxidant damage in human myoblasts by divicine
    P Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica, University of Urbino, Italy
    Life Sci 66:PL85-91. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Cytochemical and immunocytochemical methods for electron microscopic detection of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase in brain areas
    P Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica G Fornaini, University of Urbino, Via A Saffi 2, I 61029, Urbino, Italy
    Brain Res Brain Res Protoc 5:115-20. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint High glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase activity contributes to the structural plasticity of periglomerular cells in the olfactory bulb of adult rats
    P Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica G Fornaini, University of Urbino, Via A Saffi 2, I 61029 Urbino PS, Italy
    Brain Res 819:150-4. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Variability of oxygen radical absorbance capacity (ORAC) in different animal species
    P Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica G Fornaini, Universita di Urbino, Urbino PS, Italy
    Free Radic Res 29:399-408. 1998

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant capacity of vegetables, spices and dressings relevant to nutrition
    Paolino Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica, G Fornaini Universitá di Urbino, Italy
    Br J Nutr 93:257-66. 2005
    ..The results can be used in public health campaigns to stimulate the consumption of vegetables able to provide significant health protection in order to prevent chronic diseases...
  2. ncbi request reprint Polyphenols and antioxidant capacity of vegetables under fresh and frozen conditions
    Paolino Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica, G Fornaini Universitá di Urbino, Via Saffi 2, 61029 Urbino PU, Italy
    J Agric Food Chem 51:2222-6. 2003
    ..The plant genotype is an important source of variability in the ORAC value, which can be conveniently used to increase the intake of antioxidants from vegetables...
  3. ncbi request reprint Characterization and biological activity of the main flavonoids from Swiss Chard (Beta vulgaris subspecies cycla)
    P Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica G Fornaini, Università degli Studi Carlo Bo, Urbino PU, Italy
    Phytomedicine 14:216-21. 2007
    ..Vitexin-2''O-rhamnoside strongly inhibited DNA synthesis in MCF-7 cells, whereas 2''-xylosylvitexin and isorhamnetin 3-gentiobioside were activators; combinations of activators and inhibitors maintained the over-all inhibitory effect...
  4. ncbi request reprint Electron paramagnetic resonance investigations of free radicals in extra virgin olive oils
    M F Ottaviani
    Institute of Chemical Sciences, University of Urbino, P zza Rinascimento 6, 61029 Urbino PU, Italy
    J Agric Food Chem 49:3691-6. 2001
    ..This study demonstrates that the EPR technique is suitably applied to the detection of free radicals in olive oil and that storage, handling, and stress conditions of the oils significantly influence the radical concentration...
  5. ncbi request reprint Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase in small intestine of rabbit: biochemical properties and subcellular localization
    P Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica G Fornaini, University of Urbino, Italy
    Acta Histochem 103:287-303. 2001
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Heterogeneous distribution of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase in lingual epithelium
    P Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica G Fornaini, University of Urbino, Italy
    Acta Histochem 102:339-52. 2000
    ..These processes need products of G6PD activity. This study indicates that G6PD is a good marker for the number of differentiating cells in tongue epithelium...
  7. ncbi request reprint Iron release and oxidant damage in human myoblasts by divicine
    P Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica, University of Urbino, Italy
    Life Sci 66:PL85-91. 2000
    ..DFO protects the cells by subtracting the free iron both at intracellular and extracellular level...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cytochemical and immunocytochemical methods for electron microscopic detection of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase in brain areas
    P Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica G Fornaini, University of Urbino, Via A Saffi 2, I 61029, Urbino, Italy
    Brain Res Brain Res Protoc 5:115-20. 2000
    ..These protocols are useful to detect peculiar populations of neurons which express high levels of G6PD to sustain processes of neural plasticity in some brain areas...
  9. ncbi request reprint High glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase activity contributes to the structural plasticity of periglomerular cells in the olfactory bulb of adult rats
    P Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica G Fornaini, University of Urbino, Via A Saffi 2, I 61029 Urbino PS, Italy
    Brain Res 819:150-4. 1999
    ..This result is consistent with the occurrence of structural plasticity events in the OB of adult rats...
  10. ncbi request reprint Variability of oxygen radical absorbance capacity (ORAC) in different animal species
    P Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica G Fornaini, Universita di Urbino, Urbino PS, Italy
    Free Radic Res 29:399-408. 1998
    ..We conclude that species with the highest ORAC-T, like cat and chicken, or with the highest ORAC-AS, like dolphin, are interesting models to study the reasons of such a marked antioxidant defense in the plasma...
  11. ncbi request reprint Postnatal expression of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase in different brain areas
    P Ninfali
    Istituto di Chimica Biologica, Universita di Urbino, Italy
    Neurochem Res 23:1197-204. 1998
    ..It is likely that this enzyme induction increases the antioxidant defense of periglomerular cells that are subject to a rapid renewal and thus much more exposed to oxidant stress...
  12. ncbi request reprint Tocopherols enhance neurogenesis in dentate gyrus of adult rats
    Riccardo Cuppini
    Institute of Physiological Sciences, University of Urbino, Crocicchia, I 61029 Urbino, Italy
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 72:170-6. 2002
    ..Therefore tocopherol in high doses possibly increases the number of granule cells in the dentate gyrus by saving newborn cells from death...
  13. ncbi request reprint Improvement in botanical standardization of commercial freeze-dried herbal extracts by using the combination of antioxidant capacity and constituent marker concentrations
    Paolino Ninfali
    Universita di Urbino, Istituto di Chimica Biologica G Fornaini, Via Saffi 2, 61029 Urbino PU, Italy
    J AOAC Int 92:797-805. 2009
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  14. ncbi request reprint In vitro neuroprotection by novel antioxidants in guinea-pig urinary bladder subjected to anoxia-glucopenia/reperfusion damage
    Federica Pessina
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche, Universita di Siena, Via A Moro, 2, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 370:521-8. 2004
    ..It is possible that a different partitioning in cell compartments critically involved in the oxidative damage pathway plays a role in neuroprotection exerted by these compounds...
  15. ncbi request reprint Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase expression associated with NADPH-dependent reactions in cerebellar neurons
    Enrica Biagiotti
    Institute of Biochemistry G Fornaini, University of Urbino, Urbino, Italy
    Cerebellum 2:178-83. 2003
    ..The results show that cerebellar G6PD activity changes with different neuron types as a function of its role in sustaining NADPH dependent pathways in these cells...
  16. ncbi request reprint Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase and NADPH-consuming enzymes in the rat olfactory bulb
    Enrica Biagiotti
    Institute of Biological Chemistry G Fornaini, University of Urbino Carlo Bo, Urbino, Italy
    J Neurosci Res 80:434-41. 2005
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