Agostino Pugliese

Summary

Affiliation: University of Turin
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi Prevalence of Helicobacter pylori infection and intestinal metaplasia in subjects who had undergone surgery for gastric adenocarcinoma in Northwest Italy
    Giorgio Palestro
    Department of Oncology, University of Torino, 10126 Torino, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 11:7131-5. 2005
  2. ncbi Parvovirus B19 and immune disorders
    Agostino Pugliese
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Clinical Microbiology University of Turin, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Cell Biochem Funct 25:639-41. 2007
  3. ncbi Seroprevalence study of Tick-borne encephalitis, Borrelia burgdorferi, Dengue and Toscana virus in Turin Province
    Agostino Pugliese
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Section of Clinical Microbiology of Turin University, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Cell Biochem Funct 25:185-8. 2007
  4. doi Reye's and Reye's-like syndromes
    Agostino Pugliese
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Teaching of Clinical Virology in Post Doctoral Schools of Medicine, University of Turin, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Cell Biochem Funct 26:741-6. 2008
  5. doi Interleukin-18 and gestosis: correlation with Helicobacter pylori seropositivity
    Agostino Pugliese
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Teaching of Clinical Virology in Post Doctoral School of Infectious Disease, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, University of Turin, Italy
    Cell Biochem Funct 26:817-9. 2008
  6. ncbi Regulation of interleukin-18 by THP-1 monocytoid cells stimulated with HIV-1 and Nef viral protein
    Agostino Pugliese
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Section of Clinical Microbiology of Turin University, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Eur Cytokine Netw 16:186-90. 2005
  7. ncbi A new caffeic acid minimal synthetic medium for the rapid identification of Cryptococcus neoformans isolates
    Valerio Vidotto
    Dipartimento Discipline Medico Chirurgiche, Sezione Malattie Infettive, Universita di Torino, Turin, Italy
    Rev Iberoam Micol 21:87-9. 2004
  8. ncbi Interleukin-18: a proinflammatory cytokine in HIV-1 infection
    Donato Torre
    Section of Infectious Diseases, General Hospital Cittiglio Varese, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Curr HIV Res 4:423-30. 2006
  9. pmc Phagocytic activity in human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection
    Agostino Pugliese
    Department of Medical and Sciences, Section of Clinical Microbiology, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, Turin, Cittiglio, Varese, Italy
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 12:889-95. 2005
  10. ncbi Extracellular enzymatic activity and serotype of Cryptococcus neoformans strains isolated from AIDS patients in Brazil
    Valerio Vidotto
    Laboratorio Micologia Medica, Dipartimento Discipline Medico Chirurgiche, Sezione Malattie Infettive, Università di Torino Corso, Turin, Italy
    Rev Iberoam Micol 22:29-33. 2005

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Publications15

  1. ncbi Prevalence of Helicobacter pylori infection and intestinal metaplasia in subjects who had undergone surgery for gastric adenocarcinoma in Northwest Italy
    Giorgio Palestro
    Department of Oncology, University of Torino, 10126 Torino, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 11:7131-5. 2005
    ..To investigate the seroprevalence of Helicobacter pylori (H pylori) infection and its more virulent strains as well as the correlation with the histologic features among patients who had undergone surgery for gastric cancer (GC)...
  2. ncbi Parvovirus B19 and immune disorders
    Agostino Pugliese
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Clinical Microbiology University of Turin, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Cell Biochem Funct 25:639-41. 2007
    ..In fact, most of our patients were affected by a nephropathic or systemic form of HCV+ cryoglobulinemia and the presence of other infective cofactors could be suggestive in the evolution of this clinical situation...
  3. ncbi Seroprevalence study of Tick-borne encephalitis, Borrelia burgdorferi, Dengue and Toscana virus in Turin Province
    Agostino Pugliese
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Section of Clinical Microbiology of Turin University, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Cell Biochem Funct 25:185-8. 2007
    ..Moreover using an ELISA test performed with viral purified nucleoprotein, we reported a total percentage of about 3% of subjects positive for TOSV...
  4. doi Reye's and Reye's-like syndromes
    Agostino Pugliese
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Teaching of Clinical Virology in Post Doctoral Schools of Medicine, University of Turin, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Cell Biochem Funct 26:741-6. 2008
    ..Finally a possible diagnostic differentiation from classic Reye's syndrome and Reye's-like syndromes plus therapeutic prospects are briefly examined...
  5. doi Interleukin-18 and gestosis: correlation with Helicobacter pylori seropositivity
    Agostino Pugliese
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Teaching of Clinical Virology in Post Doctoral School of Infectious Disease, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, University of Turin, Italy
    Cell Biochem Funct 26:817-9. 2008
    ..In fact, differences on IL-18 production have been described by different authors between pre-eclamptic and healthy pregnant women, independently from infective pathology...
  6. ncbi Regulation of interleukin-18 by THP-1 monocytoid cells stimulated with HIV-1 and Nef viral protein
    Agostino Pugliese
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Section of Clinical Microbiology of Turin University, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Eur Cytokine Netw 16:186-90. 2005
    ..These results confirm that a variety of modulating effects on the immune response, induced by HIV-infection, may facilitate progression of HIV-1 infection...
  7. ncbi A new caffeic acid minimal synthetic medium for the rapid identification of Cryptococcus neoformans isolates
    Valerio Vidotto
    Dipartimento Discipline Medico Chirurgiche, Sezione Malattie Infettive, Universita di Torino, Turin, Italy
    Rev Iberoam Micol 21:87-9. 2004
    ..The new minimal synthetic caffeic acid medium described in this paper is simpler to prepare, convenient and constitutes an interesting new medium for the rapid identification of C. neoformans isolates...
  8. ncbi Interleukin-18: a proinflammatory cytokine in HIV-1 infection
    Donato Torre
    Section of Infectious Diseases, General Hospital Cittiglio Varese, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Curr HIV Res 4:423-30. 2006
    ..Finally, higher serum levels of IL-18 may represent an useful marker in HIV-1 infected patients with metabolic disorders and fat redistribution, as well as a sensitive predictor of cardiovascular complications in treated patients...
  9. pmc Phagocytic activity in human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection
    Agostino Pugliese
    Department of Medical and Sciences, Section of Clinical Microbiology, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, Turin, Cittiglio, Varese, Italy
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 12:889-95. 2005
  10. ncbi Extracellular enzymatic activity and serotype of Cryptococcus neoformans strains isolated from AIDS patients in Brazil
    Valerio Vidotto
    Laboratorio Micologia Medica, Dipartimento Discipline Medico Chirurgiche, Sezione Malattie Infettive, Università di Torino Corso, Turin, Italy
    Rev Iberoam Micol 22:29-33. 2005
    ..Differences in enzymatic activities between the Brazilian strains and strains isolated in other countries were observed. The phospholipase, protease and other enzyme activities may play a role in host tissue invasion by C. neoformans...
  11. ncbi Emerging and re-emerging viral infections in Europe
    Agostino Pugliese
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Section of Clinical Microbiology of Turin University, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Cell Biochem Funct 25:1-13. 2007
    ..However only prevention based on large epidemiological studies, and research and development of new vaccines may be able to control and eventually eradicate these deadly viral infections...
  12. ncbi Interleukin-18 enhances HIV-1 production in a human chronically-infected T cell line (H9-V)
    Agostino Pugliese
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Section of Clinical Microbiology, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, University of Turin, Corso Svizzera 164 20249 Turin, Italy
    Cell Biochem Funct 20:333-7. 2002
    ..In particular, IFN-gamma shows a significant effect on cell replication and on reduction of CD4 and CD71 surface expression...
  13. ncbi Differences in extracellular enzymatic activity between Candida dubliniensis and Candida albicans isolates
    Valerio Vidotto
    Dipartimento Discipline Medico Chirurgiche, Sezione Malattie Infettive, Universita di Torino, Turin, Italy
    Rev Iberoam Micol 21:70-4. 2004
    ..No relationship among protease, phospholipase and other extracellular enzymatic activities was observed in C. dubliniensis. The average percentage of strains filamentation after 4 h was between 32 and 42%...
  14. ncbi Drug targets in infections with other emerging viruses: influenza viruses, metapneumovirus and hantaviruses
    Donato Torre
    Section of Infectious Diseases, General Hospital, Cittiglio Varese, and Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Infect Disord Drug Targets 9:148-58. 2009
    ..However, it should be stressed that only prevention based in particular on research and development of new vaccines may be able in future to control and eventually eradicate these deadly viral pathogens...
  15. pmc Serological survey of Toscana virus infections in a high-risk population in Italy
    Marcello Valassina
    Microbiology Section, Department of Molecular Biology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 10:483-4. 2003
    ..2% in the forestry workers, particularly in the Tuscany region. This fact is strictly correlated with the ecological niches specific for the survival of Toscana virus arthropod vector...