A Orlandi

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rome Tor Vergata
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and genotyping of human papillomavirus infection in women with vulvodynia
    Augusto Orlandi
    Anatomic Pathology Institute, Department of Biopathology and Image Diagnostics, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:1003-10. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Propionyl-L-Carnitine is Efficacious in Ulcerative Colitis Through its Action on the Immune Function and Microvasculature
    Maria Giovanna Scioli
    Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    Clin Transl Gastroenterol 5:e55. 2014
  3. pmc Sortilin expression is essential for pro-nerve growth factor-induced apoptosis of rat vascular smooth muscle cells
    Luisa Campagnolo
    Department of Biomedicine and Prevention, Anatomic Pathology Institute, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    PLoS ONE 9:e84969. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Propionyl-L-carnitine reduces proliferation and potentiates Bax-related apoptosis of aortic intimal smooth muscle cells by modulating nuclear factor-kappaB activity
    Augusto Orlandi
    Institute of Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University, Rome 00133, Italy
    J Biol Chem 282:4932-42. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Cellular retinol-binding protein-1 expression in endometrial stromal cells: physiopathological and diagnostic implications
    A Orlandi
    Institute of Anatomical Pathology, Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    Histopathology 45:511-7. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Role of ageing and coronary atherosclerosis in the development of cardiac fibrosis in the rabbit
    Augusto Orlandi
    Department of Biopathology and Image Diagnostics, Anatomic Pathology Institute, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Via della Ricerca Scientifica, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Cardiovasc Res 64:544-52. 2004
  7. pmc Unusual cardiac tumour with perivascular myoid differentiation: a case report
    A Orlandi
    Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University, Via Montpellier 1, Rome 00133, Italy
    J Clin Pathol 57:1338-40. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Modulation of clusterin isoforms is associated with all-trans retinoic acid-induced proliferative arrest and apoptosis of intimal smooth muscle cells
    Augusto Orlandi
    Anatomic Pathology Institute, Department of Biopathology and Image Diagnostics, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Via Montpellier 1, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 25:348-53. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Evidence of increased apoptosis and reduced proliferation in basal cell carcinomas treated with tazarotene
    Augusto Orlandi
    Department of Biopathology and Image Diagnostics, Anatomic Pathology Institute, University of Rome, Italy
    J Invest Dermatol 122:1037-41. 2004
  10. pmc Increased expression and activity of matrix metalloproteinases characterize embolic cardiac myxomas
    Augusto Orlandi
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University of Rome Via Montpellier 1, Rome, Italy
    Am J Pathol 166:1619-28. 2005

Detail Information

Publications66

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and genotyping of human papillomavirus infection in women with vulvodynia
    Augusto Orlandi
    Anatomic Pathology Institute, Department of Biopathology and Image Diagnostics, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:1003-10. 2007
    ..Evidence of vulvar human papillomavirus infection varies and the frequency of the different genotypes has not been adequately assessed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Propionyl-L-Carnitine is Efficacious in Ulcerative Colitis Through its Action on the Immune Function and Microvasculature
    Maria Giovanna Scioli
    Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    Clin Transl Gastroenterol 5:e55. 2014
    ..Conclusions:Our results show that the beneficial antioxidant effect of PLC targeting intestinal microvasculature restores endothelial β-oxidation and function, and reduces mucosal inflammation in UC patients. ..
  3. pmc Sortilin expression is essential for pro-nerve growth factor-induced apoptosis of rat vascular smooth muscle cells
    Luisa Campagnolo
    Department of Biomedicine and Prevention, Anatomic Pathology Institute, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    PLoS ONE 9:e84969. 2014
    ..In the present study, we investigated the role of sortilin in the apoptotic pathway of vascular smooth muscle cells...
  4. ncbi request reprint Propionyl-L-carnitine reduces proliferation and potentiates Bax-related apoptosis of aortic intimal smooth muscle cells by modulating nuclear factor-kappaB activity
    Augusto Orlandi
    Institute of Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University, Rome 00133, Italy
    J Biol Chem 282:4932-42. 2007
    ..Collectively, these findings document that NF-kappaB activity inhibition contributes to PLC-induced proliferative arrest and Bax-related apoptosis of intimal SMCs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cellular retinol-binding protein-1 expression in endometrial stromal cells: physiopathological and diagnostic implications
    A Orlandi
    Institute of Anatomical Pathology, Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    Histopathology 45:511-7. 2004
    ..The aim was to analyse CRBP-1 expression in endometrial stromal cells at eutopic and ectopic sites in different physiopathological conditions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Role of ageing and coronary atherosclerosis in the development of cardiac fibrosis in the rabbit
    Augusto Orlandi
    Department of Biopathology and Image Diagnostics, Anatomic Pathology Institute, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Via della Ricerca Scientifica, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Cardiovasc Res 64:544-52. 2004
    ..Since atherosclerosis is a slow progressive disease, which prevails in elderly populations, the aim of this study was to distinguish the contribution of ageing and atherosclerosis to cardiac fibrosis...
  7. pmc Unusual cardiac tumour with perivascular myoid differentiation: a case report
    A Orlandi
    Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University, Via Montpellier 1, Rome 00133, Italy
    J Clin Pathol 57:1338-40. 2004
    ..Its recognition helps to differentiate from metastasis and other primitive cardiac tumours sharing some morphological features but a different clinical behaviour, with consequent improvement to the management of patient care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Modulation of clusterin isoforms is associated with all-trans retinoic acid-induced proliferative arrest and apoptosis of intimal smooth muscle cells
    Augusto Orlandi
    Anatomic Pathology Institute, Department of Biopathology and Image Diagnostics, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Via Montpellier 1, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 25:348-53. 2005
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate the expression of clusterin and its isoforms during proliferative arrest and apoptosis of vascular smooth muscle cells (SMCs)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evidence of increased apoptosis and reduced proliferation in basal cell carcinomas treated with tazarotene
    Augusto Orlandi
    Department of Biopathology and Image Diagnostics, Anatomic Pathology Institute, University of Rome, Italy
    J Invest Dermatol 122:1037-41. 2004
    ..Our studies provide convincing evidence that tazarotene induces BCC regression possibly by synergistic RAR-beta-dependent anti-proliferative and pro-apoptotic pathways...
  10. pmc Increased expression and activity of matrix metalloproteinases characterize embolic cardiac myxomas
    Augusto Orlandi
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University of Rome Via Montpellier 1, Rome, Italy
    Am J Pathol 166:1619-28. 2005
    ..Our results strongly suggest that MMP overexpression may contribute to an excessive degradation of tumor ECM and increase the risk of embolism in cardiac myxomas...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cellular retinol binding protein-1 expression in endometrial hyperplasia and carcinoma: diagnostic and possible therapeutic implications
    Augusto Orlandi
    Department of Biopathology and Image Diagnostics, Institute of Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    Mod Pathol 19:797-803. 2006
    ..The CRBP-1 loss during the progression of endometrial cancer suggests a new potential target for pharmacological strategies aimed to counteract its progression by increased intracellular retinol bioavailability...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Cardiac tumors]
    A Orlandi
    Istituto di Anatomia ed Istologia Patologica, Universita Tor Vergata di Roma, Italia
    Pathologica 97:115-23. 2005
    ..In this article, clinicopathological features of main primary cardiac tumors are presented. Investigation of the histogenesis of some of these neoplasms is still a primary field of research...
  13. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic heterogeneity influences the behavior of rat aortic smooth muscle cells in collagen lattice
    Augusto Orlandi
    Anatomic Pathology, Dept of Biopathology and Image Diagnostics, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Via Montpellier 1, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Exp Cell Res 311:317-27. 2005
    ..Heterogeneity in proliferation and cytoskeleton as well the capacity to remodel the extracellular matrix are maintained, when SMCs are suspended in PCLs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cardiac myxoma cells exhibit embryonic endocardial stem cell features
    A Orlandi
    Institute of Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Italy
    J Pathol 209:231-9. 2006
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  15. pmc Symptomatic laryngeal nodular chondrometaplasia: a clinicopathological study
    A Orlandi
    Institute of Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Pathol 56:976-7. 2003
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  16. ncbi request reprint Propionyl-L-carnitine prevents age-related myocardial remodeling in the rabbit
    Augusto Orlandi
    Department of Biopathology and Image Diagnostics, Anatomic Pathology Institute, Tor Vergata University, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 50:168-75. 2007
    ..Our results demonstrated that long-term PLC treatment partially prevents age-related interstitial remodeling and suggests that a more complex interstitial cell-to-cell signaling regulates senescent myocardium properties...
  17. doi request reprint Cardiac sarcomas: an update
    Augusto Orlandi
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University, Via Montpellier, Rome, Italy
    J Thorac Oncol 5:1483-9. 2010
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  18. ncbi request reprint Aging influences development and progression of early aortic atherosclerotic lesions in cholesterol-fed rabbits
    A Orlandi
    Institute of Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 20:1123-36. 2000
    ..Moreover, age-related differences in the distribution, composition, and proliferative and apoptotic rates represent crucial events during the progression of early fatty streaks to advanced plaques...
  19. doi request reprint Flt-1 expression influences apoptotic susceptibility of vascular smooth muscle cells through the NF-kappaB/IAP-1 pathway
    Augusto Orlandi
    Department of Biopathology and Image Diagnostics, Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Via Montpellier, Rome 00133, Italy
    Cardiovasc Res 85:214-23. 2010
    ..However, downstream signal transduction pathways by which flt-1 regulates SMC apoptosis have still to be investigated...
  20. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia and Paget's disease: report of two cases
    A Orlandi
    Institute of Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 11:224-8. 2001
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  21. doi request reprint Alpha actin isoforms expression in human and rat adult cardiac conduction system
    Augusto Orlandi
    Institute of Anatomic Pathology, Department of Biopathology and Image Diagnostics, Tor Vergata University of Rome PTV, Via Montpellier 1, 00133, Rome, Italy
    Differentiation 77:360-8. 2009
    ..Aging did not influence CS cardiomyocyte actin isoform expression profile. These findings support the concept that cardiomyocytes of SAN retain the phenotype of a developing myogenic cell throughout the entire life span...
  22. ncbi request reprint Undifferentiated sarcoma of the heart: a rare clinicopathologic presentation
    Augusto Orlandi
    Anatomic Pathology and Cardiovascular Surgery Institutes, Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 124:192-3. 2002
  23. doi request reprint Relation between animal-type melanoma and reduced nuclear expression of glutathione S-transferase pi
    Augusto Orlandi
    Institute of Anatomic Pathology, Department of Biopathology and Image Diagnostics, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Via Montpellier 1, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Arch Dermatol 145:55-62. 2009
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  24. ncbi request reprint Stem cell marker expression and proliferation and apoptosis of vascular smooth muscle cells
    Augusto Orlandi
    Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Italy
    Cell Cycle 7:3889-97. 2008
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  25. doi request reprint Transglutaminase-2 differently regulates cartilage destruction and osteophyte formation in a surgical model of osteoarthritis
    A Orlandi
    Anatomic Pathology, Department of Biopathology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, School of Medicine, Via Montpellier, 00133, Rome, Italy
    Amino Acids 36:755-63. 2009
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  26. ncbi request reprint Aging, smooth muscle cells and vascular pathobiology: implications for atherosclerosis
    Augusto Orlandi
    Anatomic Pathology Institute, Department of Biopathology, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Via Montpellier 1, Rome, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 188:221-30. 2006
    ..Increased knowledge of biomolecular mechanisms regulating these events helps to develop new strategies aimed at contrasting the adverse effect of vascular aging...
  27. ncbi request reprint Topical treatment of basal cell carcinoma with tazarotene: a clinicopathological study on a large series of cases
    L Bianchi
    Department of Dermatology, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Policlinico Tor Vergata, Viale Oxford 81, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 151:148-56. 2004
    ..Tazarotene has been proposed for the treatment of BCC; however, data on its efficacy are lacking...
  28. doi request reprint FXIIIA and TGF-beta over-expression produces normal musculo-skeletal phenotype in TG2-/- mice
    U Tarantino
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Viale Oxford 81, 00133, Rome, Italy
    Amino Acids 36:679-84. 2009
    ..In vivo other TGs may be involved in promoting chondrocytes and osteoblast differentiation and matrix mineralisation...
  29. doi request reprint Melanoma-associated markers expression in blood: MUC-18 is associated with advanced stages in melanoma patients
    M C Rapanotti
    Department of Internal Medicine, Policlinico di Tor Vergata PTV, Rome, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 160:338-44. 2009
    ..Multimarker reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) was originally reported to reveal melanoma-associated mRNAs (MAMs) in melanoma cells but not in the peripheral blood of healthy individuals...
  30. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic heterogeneity influences apoptotic susceptibility to retinoic acid and cis-platinum of rat arterial smooth muscle cells in vitro: Implications for the evolution of experimental intimal thickening
    A Orlandi
    Institute of Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Italy
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 21:1118-23. 2001
    ..Our findings support the relevant role of phenotypic heterogeneity in the determining proliferative as well as apoptotic behavior of arterial SMCs...
  31. ncbi request reprint Placenta growth factor is a survival factor for human malignant mesothelioma cells
    L Albonici
    Department of Experimental Medicine and Biochemical Sciences, Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 22:389-401. 2009
    ..This evidence could help the rational design of new therapeutic interventions for this aggressive tumor...
  32. ncbi request reprint Myxoid dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans: morphological, ultrastructural and immunohistochemical features
    A Orlandi
    Institute of Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    J Cutan Pathol 25:386-93. 1998
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  33. ncbi request reprint Propionyl-L-carnitine reduces intimal hyperplasia after injury in normocholesterolemic rabbit carotid artery by modulating proliferation and caspase 3-dependent apoptosis of vascular smooth muscle cells
    Augusto Orlandi
    Department of Biopathology and Image Diagnostics, Anatomic Pathology Institute, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Via della Ricerca Scientifica, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 160:81-9. 2002
    ..Molecules with an additional cell-specific, pro-apoptotic action may represent a new therapeutic tool in reducing intimal SMC hyperplasia following angioplasty or stenting procedures...
  34. ncbi request reprint High-grade endometrial stromal sarcoma after tamoxifen therapy for breast cancer
    Francesco Sesti
    Department of Surgery, Section of Gynecology and Obstetrics, School of Medicine, Policlinico Tor Vergata, University of Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 60:117-20. 2005
    ..In deciding if tamoxifen therapy is warranted, all potentially life-threatening adverse events associated with tamoxifen should be considered, including endometrial adenocarcinoma or uterine sarcoma...
  35. doi request reprint Propionyl-L-carnitine improves postischemic blood flow recovery and arteriogenetic revascularization and reduces endothelial NADPH-oxidase 4-mediated superoxide production
    Maria Antonietta Stasi
    Dept of Biopathology and Image Diagnostics, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Via Montpellier, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 30:426-35. 2010
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  36. ncbi request reprint Hypermethylation of the CpG islands in the promoter region of the GSTP1 gene in prostate cancer: a useful diagnostic and prognostic marker?
    Sergio Bernardini
    Department of Internal Medicine, Policlinico Tor Vergata, University of Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Clin Chim Acta 350:181-8. 2004
    ..Recently, many studies have focused on the potential diagnostic value of the promoter hypermethylation of the GSTP1 gene in prostate cancer...
  37. doi request reprint Placenta growth factor expression has prognostic value in malignant pleural mesothelioma
    Eugenio Pompeo
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:426-31. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that PlGF is overexpressed in mesothelioma and could have prognostic value in patients treated by extrapleural pneumonectomy...
  38. ncbi request reprint Human embryonic stem cells recover in vivo acute lung inflammation bleomycin-induced
    Federica Sangiuolo
    Department of Biomedicine and Prevention, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 30:177-85. 2013
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  39. ncbi request reprint Solid alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma of the hand in adolescence: a clinical, histologic, immunologic, and ultrastructural study
    L Bianchi
    Department of Dermatology, Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 12:343-7. 1995
    ..However, a disease-free interval during three years of follow-up underlines the importance of multidisciplinary regimens for the treatment of this rare solid tumor of childhood and adolescence...
  40. ncbi request reprint Pyoderma vegetans and ulcerative colitis
    L Bianchi
    Institute of Dermatology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Ospedale S Eugenio, Piazzale dell Umanesimo 10, 00144 Rome, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 144:1224-7. 2001
    ..We describe a patient with PV associated with ulcerative colitis and mammary Paget's disease. Pustular eruptions associated with ulcerative colitis are reviewed...
  41. pmc Increased melanoma growth and metastasis spreading in mice overexpressing placenta growth factor
    Marcella Marcellini
    Laboratory of Experimental Angiogenesis, Sigma Tau, Rome, Italy
    Am J Pathol 169:643-54. 2006
    ..These findings indicate that PlGF, in addition to enhancing tumor angiogenesis and favoring tumor growth, may directly influence melanoma dissemination...
  42. ncbi request reprint Systemic interferon-alpha treatment for idiopathic Sweet's syndrome
    L Bianchi
    Department of Dermatology, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Dermatol 24:443-5. 1999
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report showing a clear response to the drug in a patient affected by Sweet's syndrome...
  43. doi request reprint Anti-tumour and anti-angiogenetic effects of zoledronic acid on human non-small-cell lung cancer cell line
    M Di Salvatore
    Division of Medical Oncology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Cell Prolif 44:139-46. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate in vitro the anti-tumoural and anti-angiogenetic effect of zoledronic acid in non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) cells...
  44. ncbi request reprint The recombinant major allergen of Parietaria judaica and its hypoallergenic variant: in vivo evaluation in a murine model of allergic sensitization
    A Orlandi
    Laboratory of Immunology, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Allergy 34:470-7. 2004
    ..A family of three-dimensional mutants of the recombinant Par j 1 (rPar j 1) allergen, showing reduced allergenicity and retained T cell recognition has been recently developed by site-directed mutagenesis...
  45. ncbi request reprint Erysipeloid cutaneous metastasis from bladder carcinoma
    Arianna Zangrilli
    Department of Dermatology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Viale Oxford 81, 00133, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Dermatol 17:534-6. 2007
    ..We report this case for the unusual clinical features and because an early recognition of cutaneous metastases from genitourinary malignancies is important in clinical practice...
  46. ncbi request reprint High levels of cellular retinol binding protein-1 expression in leiomyosarcoma: possible implications for diagnostic evaluation
    Augusto Orlandi
    Institute of Anatomic Pathology, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Italy
    Virchows Arch 441:31-40. 2002
    ..These findings document that a high CRBP-1 expression is associated with smooth muscle malignancy and suggest that CRBP-1 expression represents a new useful marker for the classification of unusual variants of smooth muscle tumors...
  47. ncbi request reprint Neurotrophins, their receptors and KI-67 in human GH-secreting pituitary adenomas: an immunohistochemical analysis
    M Artico
    Department of Sensory Organs, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 25:117-25. 2012
    ..On the contrary, NGF (Nerve growth factor) and its receptor TrKA and p75NTR were weakly expressed in the epithelial gland cells and the ECM...
  48. doi request reprint Rescue of murine silica-induced lung injury and fibrosis by human embryonic stem cells
    P Spitalieri
    Dept of Biopathology, Tor Vergata University of Rome, via Montpellier 131, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Eur Respir J 39:446-57. 2012
    ..In conclusion, cell therapy using HUES-3 cells may be considered a promising approach to lung injury repair...
  49. doi request reprint PARP1 is activated at telomeres upon G4 stabilization: possible target for telomere-based therapy
    E Salvati
    Experimental Chemotherapy Laboratory, Regina Elena Cancer Institute, Rome, Italy
    Oncogene 29:6280-93. 2010
    ..Overall, this work reveals the unexplored link between the PARP1 and G-quadruplex ligands and demonstrates the excellent efficacy of a multi-component strategy based on the use of PARP inhibitors in telomere-based therapy...
  50. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymphadenectomy in cutaneous melanoma
    O Buonomo
    Department of Surgery, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
    Tumori 88:S49-51. 2002
    ..In the last ten years validation of the sentinel lymph node (SLN) concept has led to modification of the surgical approach for patients with intermediate-risk cutaneous melanoma...
  51. doi request reprint Kaposi's sarcoma in a patient treated with imatinib mesylate for chronic myeloid leukemia
    Elena Campione
    Department of Dermatology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Clin Ther 31:2565-9. 2009
    ..Flare of Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) is well described in immunosuppressed patients treated with corticosteroids and rituximab, but has not yet been reported during treatment with imatinib...
  52. doi request reprint Application of platelet-rich plasma in plastic surgery: clinical and in vitro evaluation
    Valerio Cervelli
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Tissue Eng Part C Methods 15:625-34. 2009
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  53. ncbi request reprint Comparison between the native glycosylated and the recombinant Cup a1 allergen: role of carbohydrates in the histamine release from basophils
    P Iacovacci
    Department of Immunology, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Allergy 32:1620-7. 2002
    ..The native counterpart of this allergen has been purified and characterized by our group. It has been suggested that sugar moieties play a role in the in vitro IgE binding on Cupressus arizonica pollen extract...
  54. doi request reprint Small breast cancers: in vivo percutaneous US-guided radiofrequency ablation with dedicated cool-tip radiofrequency system
    Guglielmo Manenti
    Department of Diagnostic and Molecular Imaging, Radiation Therapy and Interventional Radiology, General Surgery Division, University Hospital Policlinico Tor Vergata, Viale Oxford 81, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Radiology 251:339-46. 2009
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  55. ncbi request reprint Pseudoglandular schwannoma of the cauda equina. Case report
    Francesco Ruggeri
    Department of Neurosurgery, Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    J Neurosurg Spine 5:543-5. 2006
    ..The particular immunohistochemical features of incompletely differentiated Schwann cells in the present case give support to the metaplastic theory of the origin of glandlike structures in benign peripheral nerve sheath tumors...
  56. ncbi request reprint Imiquimod for restoring local immunity in a renal transplant patient with persistent keratoacanthoma
    Evelin Jasmine Paterno
    Department of Dermatology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Dermatol Online J 14:8. 2008
    ..Continued resolution was documented 3 years after treatment. The patient had no signs of graft rejection related to the imiquimod treatment...
  57. doi request reprint Localized morphea treated with imiquimod 5% and dermoscopic assessment of effectiveness
    Elena Campione
    University of Rome Tor Vergata, Department of Dermatology, Rome, Italy
    J Dermatolog Treat 20:10-3. 2009
    ..No local or systemic side effects were observed during treatment. Following treatment, both patients achieved complete clinical remission of the lesions, with a definitive improvement in the lesions' initial disfiguring features...
  58. doi request reprint HRCT and histopathological evaluation of fibrosis and tissue destruction in IPF associated with pulmonary emphysema
    Paola Rogliani
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Respir Med 102:1753-61. 2008
    ..Interstitial fibroblast activation is more pronounced in the areas of lung destruction in emphysema/UIP compared to those with emphysema alone, as for exaggerated tissue remodeling...
  59. doi request reprint Progenitor cell-derived smooth muscle cells in vascular disease
    Augusto Orlandi
    Anatomic Pathology Institute, Department of Biopathology and Image Diagnostics, Tor Vergata University of Rome, PTV Via Montpellier 1, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Biochem Pharmacol 79:1706-13. 2010
    ..This review will examine the evidence for and the putative role of progenitor cell-derived VSMCs in arterial disease, a necessary prerequisite before deciding whether progenitor cells are therapeutic targets in vascular disease...
  60. doi request reprint Preclinical profile of antitumor activity of a novel hydrophilic camptothecin, ST1968
    Claudio Pisano
    Sigma Tau, Pomezia, Italy
    Mol Cancer Ther 7:2051-9. 2008
    ..Based on its outstanding efficacy superior to that of irinotecan and of its good therapeutic index, ST1968 has been selected for clinical development...
  61. ncbi request reprint Actin isoform pattern expression: a tool for the diagnosis and biological characterization of human rhabdomyosarcoma
    Sophie Clement
    Department of Pathology, University of Geneva, 1 rue Michel Servet, 1211 Geneva 4, Switzerland
    Virchows Arch 442:31-8. 2003
    ..They also suggest that the expression of alpha-skeletal actin is valuable in determining the subtype and possibly the state of differentiation of these tumors...
  62. ncbi request reprint Alpha-actin isoform distribution in normal and failing human heart: a morphological, morphometric, and biochemical study
    Albert J H Suurmeijer
    Department of Pathology, University Hospital Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Pathol 199:387-97. 2003
    ..They also suggest that fibrotic changes develop with different mechanisms in scars versus interstitial fibrosis...
  63. ncbi request reprint Cerebral cavernomas in a family with multiple cutaneous and uterine leiomyomas associated with a new mutation in the fumarate hydratase gene
    Elena Campione
    J Invest Dermatol 127:2271-3. 2007
  64. ncbi request reprint Biological and molecular properties of a new alpha(v)beta3/alpha(v)beta5 integrin antagonist
    Laura Belvisi
    Organic and Industrial Chemistry Department, Centre for Biomolecular Interdisciplinary Studies and Industrial Applications, University of Milan, Italy
    Mol Cancer Ther 4:1670-80. 2005
    ..Taken together, these observations indicate that ST1646 represents a dual alpha(v)beta3/alpha(v)beta5 integrin antagonist with interesting biochemical and biological features to be tested in cancer therapy...
  65. ncbi request reprint Ichthyosiform mycosis fungoides: a neoplastic acquired ichthyosis
    Luca Bianchi
    Acta Derm Venereol 87:82-3. 2007
  66. ncbi request reprint "Familial" generalized argyria
    Luca Bianchi
    Arch Dermatol 142:789-90. 2006