M Saetta

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Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi Airway inflammation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    M Saetta
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 160:S17-20. 1999
  2. ncbi Goblet cell hyperplasia and epithelial inflammation in peripheral airways of smokers with both symptoms of chronic bronchitis and chronic airflow limitation
    M Saetta
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, University of Padova, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 161:1016-21. 2000
  3. pmc Decreased expression of TGF-beta type II receptor in bronchial glands of smokers with COPD
    S Baraldo
    Department of Cardio Thoracic and Vascular Sciences, Section of Respiratory Diseases, University of Padova, Italy
    Thorax 60:998-1002. 2005
  4. ncbi The distribution of neurokinin-1 and neurokinin-2 receptors in human central airways
    C E Mapp
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 161:207-15. 2000
  5. ncbi Remodeling in response to infection and injury. Airway inflammation and hypersecretion of mucus in smoking subjects with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    P Maestrelli
    Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 164:S76-80. 2001
  6. ncbi Transforming growth factor-beta type II receptor in pulmonary arteries of patients with very severe COPD
    B Beghe
    Dept of Cardiological, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences, Section of Respiratory Diseases, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Eur Respir J 28:556-62. 2006
  7. ncbi Cytokines in the airway mucosa of subjects with asthma induced by toluene diisocyanate
    P Maestrelli
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, University of Padova, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 151:607-12. 1995
  8. pmc Neutrophilic infiltration within the airway smooth muscle in patients with COPD
    S Baraldo
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Respiratory Diseases, University of Padova, Italy
    Thorax 59:308-12. 2004
  9. doi Noneosinophilic asthma in children: relation with airway remodelling
    S Baraldo
    Dept of Cardiac, Thoracic andVascular Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Eur Respir J 38:575-83. 2011
  10. ncbi The effects of toluene diisocyanate and of capsaicin on human bronchial smooth muscle in vitro
    P Chitano
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, University of Padua, Italy
    Eur J Pharmacol 270:167-73. 1994

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Publications23

  1. ncbi Airway inflammation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    M Saetta
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 160:S17-20. 1999
    ..The precise roles of the CD8(+) T lymphocyte and the neutrophil in the pathogenesis of COPD still remain to be determined. Saetta M. Airway inflammation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...
  2. ncbi Goblet cell hyperplasia and epithelial inflammation in peripheral airways of smokers with both symptoms of chronic bronchitis and chronic airflow limitation
    M Saetta
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, University of Padova, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 161:1016-21. 2000
    ..05) compared with nonsmokers. In conclusion, smokers with both symptoms of chronic bronchitis and chronic airflow limitation have an increased number of goblet cells and inflammatory cells in the epithelium of peripheral airways...
  3. pmc Decreased expression of TGF-beta type II receptor in bronchial glands of smokers with COPD
    S Baraldo
    Department of Cardio Thoracic and Vascular Sciences, Section of Respiratory Diseases, University of Padova, Italy
    Thorax 60:998-1002. 2005
    ..A study was undertaken to investigate the expression of TGF-beta1 and its type II receptor (TGF-beta RII) in the bronchial glands of smokers with COPD...
  4. ncbi The distribution of neurokinin-1 and neurokinin-2 receptors in human central airways
    C E Mapp
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 161:207-15. 2000
    ..These data show that NK-1 and NK-2 receptors are present in human central airways and that their expression is not modified by cigarette smoking...
  5. ncbi Remodeling in response to infection and injury. Airway inflammation and hypersecretion of mucus in smoking subjects with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    P Maestrelli
    Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 164:S76-80. 2001
    ....
  6. ncbi Transforming growth factor-beta type II receptor in pulmonary arteries of patients with very severe COPD
    B Beghe
    Dept of Cardiological, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences, Section of Respiratory Diseases, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Eur Respir J 28:556-62. 2006
    ..These findings suggest the activation of an antiproliferative pathway, which might explain the relatively low degree of pulmonary hypertension observed in these subjects...
  7. ncbi Cytokines in the airway mucosa of subjects with asthma induced by toluene diisocyanate
    P Maestrelli
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, University of Padova, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 151:607-12. 1995
    ..We conclude that the inflammatory response of the airways in TDI-induced asthma is characterized by persistent activation of lymphocytes and by chronic expression of proinflammatory cytokines...
  8. pmc Neutrophilic infiltration within the airway smooth muscle in patients with COPD
    S Baraldo
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Respiratory Diseases, University of Padova, Italy
    Thorax 59:308-12. 2004
    ..The interaction between inflammatory cells and airway smooth muscle may have a crucial role...
  9. doi Noneosinophilic asthma in children: relation with airway remodelling
    S Baraldo
    Dept of Cardiac, Thoracic andVascular Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Eur Respir J 38:575-83. 2011
    ....
  10. ncbi The effects of toluene diisocyanate and of capsaicin on human bronchial smooth muscle in vitro
    P Chitano
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, University of Padua, Italy
    Eur J Pharmacol 270:167-73. 1994
    ..We conclude that toluene diisocyanate and capsaicin may produce both shortening and relaxation in isolated human bronchi through NK1 receptors...
  11. ncbi Increased expression of heme oxygenase (HO)-1 in alveolar spaces and HO-2 in alveolar walls of smokers
    P Maestrelli
    Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 164:1508-13. 2001
    ....
  12. doi Markers of eosinophilic and neutrophilic inflammation in bronchoalveolar lavage of asthmatic and atopic children
    D Snijders
    Department of Pediatrics, Institute of Laboratory Medicine, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Allergy 65:978-85. 2010
    ..e. atopic children without asthma and children with no atopy or asthma. Moreover, asthmatic children were analysed separately based on the presence of atopy and stratified by age...
  13. ncbi Airway pathology in asthma
    M Saetta
    Dept of Environmental Medicine and Public Health, University of Padova, Italy
    Eur Respir J Suppl 34:18s-23s. 2001
    ....
  14. ncbi Decreased haem oxygenase-1 and increased inducible nitric oxide synthase in the lung of severe COPD patients
    P Maestrelli
    Dept of Environmental Medicine and Public Health, Section of Respiratory Diseases, University of Padova, Padua, Italy
    Eur Respir J 21:971-6. 2003
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  15. ncbi Modification of serum proteins in guinea pigs immunized and challenged with toluene diisocyanate
    N De Marzo
    Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health, University of Padova, Italy
    Scand J Work Environ Health 26:153-60. 2000
    ..Guinea pigs were used to determine whether immunization and challenge by toluene diisocyanate (TDI) induce changes in the serum protein concentrations of the "acute-phase response" and whether TDI can form adducts with serum proteins...
  16. doi Overexpression of squamous cell carcinoma antigen in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: clinicopathological correlations
    F Calabrese
    Department of Diagnostic Medical Sciences and Special Therapies, University of Padua Medical School, Via Gabelli, 61 Padua, Italy
    Thorax 63:795-802. 2008
    ..At present, no information is available on its expression in IPF...
  17. ncbi Increased activation of p38 MAPK in COPD
    T Renda
    Dept of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University Magna Graecia of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
    Eur Respir J 31:62-9. 2008
    ..The present findings suggest that this protein may be a suitable pharmacological target for therapeutic intervention...
  18. ncbi Predominant emphysema phenotype in chronic obstructive pulmonary
    P Boschetto
    Dept of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Eur Respir J 21:450-4. 2003
    ..Identification of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease-related phenotypes may improve understanding of the natural history and treatment of the disease...
  19. ncbi Pathogenesis and pathology of COPD
    G Turato
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Sezione di Malattie dell'Apparato Respiratorio, , Padova, Italia
    Respiration 68:117-28. 2001
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  20. doi To reg or not to reg: that is the question in COPD
    S Baraldo
    Eur Respir J 31:486-8. 2008
  21. pmc COPD increases the risk of squamous histological subtype in smokers who develop non-small cell lung carcinoma
    A Papi
    Research Centre on Asthma and COPD, University of Ferrara, Via Savonarola 9, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
    Thorax 59:679-81. 2004
    ..A study was undertaken to determine whether chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a risk factor for the squamous cell carcinoma histological subtype in smokers with surgically resectable NSCLC...
  22. ncbi Exacerbations of Bronchitis: bronchial eosinophilia and gene expression for interleukin-4, interleukin-5, and eosinophil chemoattractants
    J Zhu
    Department of Gene Therapy, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College School of Medicine at the Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 164:109-16. 2001
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  23. ncbi Vascular endothelial growth factor up-regulation and bronchial wall remodelling in asthma
    A Chetta
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Section of Respiratory Diseases, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Clin Exp Allergy 35:1437-42. 2005
    ..There is increasing in vitro evidence to support a role for vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), a major regulator of angiogenesis, as a mediator of fibrosis associated with neovascularization...