Isabella Panfoli

Summary

Affiliation: University of Genoa
Location: Genova, Italy
Summary:
Permanent position as Senior Researcher-Aggregate Professor in Biochemistry, DIPTERIS-Faculty of Sciences MFN, University of Genoa, Italy.
Specific Skills: protein analysis, immunohystochemistry for mycrsoscopy; Luminometric, Fluorometric and Spectrophotometric enzymatic activity and kinetic analyses of proteins.
Principal Research topic: Bioenergetics in nervous system: extramitochondrial aerobic metabolism and TCA cycle, implications in retinal and neuronal diseases.

Publications

  1. Panfoli I, Cassanello M, Bruschettini M, Colella M, Cerone R, Ravera S, et al. Why do premature newborn infants display elevated blood adenosine levels?. Med Hypotheses. 2016;90:53-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Adenosine may become a biomarker of prematurity risk, whose implications further studies may assess. ..
  2. Panfoli I, Calzia D, Bianchini P, Ravera S, Diaspro A, Candiano G, et al. Evidence for aerobic metabolism in retinal rod outer segment disks. Int J Biochem Cell Biol. 2009;41:2555-65 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings may provide important new insight into energy production in outer segments via aerobic metabolism and additional information about protein components in OS disk membranes...
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    Panfoli I, Ravera S, Calzia D, Dazzi E, Gandolfo S, Pepe I, et al. Inactivation of phospholipase A2 and metalloproteinase from Crotalus atrox venom by direct current. J Biochem Mol Toxicol. 2007;21:7-12 pubmed
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  4. Panfoli I, Calzia D, Ravera S, Bianchini P, Diaspro A. Immunochemical or fluorescent labeling of vesicular subcellular fractions for microscopy imaging. Microsc Res Tech. 2010;73:1086-90 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, the technique seems adequate to become an instrument to study the structure and the function of these and other subcellular fractions. ..

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Publications4

  1. Panfoli I, Cassanello M, Bruschettini M, Colella M, Cerone R, Ravera S, et al. Why do premature newborn infants display elevated blood adenosine levels?. Med Hypotheses. 2016;90:53-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Adenosine may become a biomarker of prematurity risk, whose implications further studies may assess. ..
  2. Panfoli I, Calzia D, Bianchini P, Ravera S, Diaspro A, Candiano G, et al. Evidence for aerobic metabolism in retinal rod outer segment disks. Int J Biochem Cell Biol. 2009;41:2555-65 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings may provide important new insight into energy production in outer segments via aerobic metabolism and additional information about protein components in OS disk membranes...
  3. request reprint
    Panfoli I, Ravera S, Calzia D, Dazzi E, Gandolfo S, Pepe I, et al. Inactivation of phospholipase A2 and metalloproteinase from Crotalus atrox venom by direct current. J Biochem Mol Toxicol. 2007;21:7-12 pubmed
    ....
  4. Panfoli I, Calzia D, Ravera S, Bianchini P, Diaspro A. Immunochemical or fluorescent labeling of vesicular subcellular fractions for microscopy imaging. Microsc Res Tech. 2010;73:1086-90 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, the technique seems adequate to become an instrument to study the structure and the function of these and other subcellular fractions. ..