Andrea Pession


Affiliation: University of Bologna
Country: Italy


  1. Urbini M, Indio V, Astolfi A, Tarantino G, Renne S, Pilotti S, et al. Identification of an Actionable Mutation of KIT in a Case of Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcoma. Int J Mol Sci. 2018;19: pubmed publisher
  2. Pession A, Rondelli R. Collection and transfer of data: the AIEOP model. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2008;41 Suppl 2:S35-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The AMR AIEOP network represents a model of Information Based Medicine, a crucial tool for well-informed pediatricians, essential to guarantee better childcare in a setting of patients such as children with cancer. ..
  3. Zama D, Cocchi I, Masetti R, Specchia F, Alvisi P, Gambineri E, et al. Late-onset of immunodysregulation, polyendocrinopathy, enteropathy, x-linked syndrome (IPEX) with intractable diarrhea. Ital J Pediatr. 2014;40:68 pubmed publisher
    ..This case suggests that IPEX should always be considered in the differential diagnosis of watery intractable diarrhea, despite its unusual onset. ..
  4. Melchionda F, Varani S, Carfagnini F, Belotti T, Di Muccio T, Tigani R, et al. Spleen nodules: a potential hallmark of Visceral Leishmaniasis in young children. BMC Infect Dis. 2014;14:620 pubmed publisher
    ..We suggest that detection of spleen nodules represents a signature of VL in infants, thus helping to diagnose systemic Leishmania infantum infection in children. ..
  5. Froldi F, Ziosi M, Garoia F, Pession A, Grzeschik N, Bellosta P, et al. The lethal giant larvae tumour suppressor mutation requires dMyc oncoprotein to promote clonal malignancy. BMC Biol. 2010;8:33 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, we show that dMyc abundance inside versus outside the mutant clones plays a key role in driving neoplastic overgrowth. ..