G Zummo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Palermo
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Cigarette smoke exposure inhibits extracellular MMP-2 (gelatinase A) activity in human lung fibroblasts
    Giampiero La Rocca
    Sezione di Anatomia Umana, Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Respir Res 8:23. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Adult stem cells: the real root into the embryo?
    G Zummo
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Section of Human Anatomy, University of Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 51:101-3. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Upon oxidative stress, the antiapoptotic Hsp60/procaspase-3 complex persists in mucoepidermoid carcinoma cells
    C Campanella
    Human Anatomy Section, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 52:221-8. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Expression of 60-kD heat shock protein increases during carcinogenesis in the uterine exocervix
    F Cappello
    Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Pathobiology 70:83-8. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Research of cardiomyocyte precursors in adult rat heart
    M Bellafiore
    Human Anatomy Section, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Tissue Cell 38:345-51. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The value of immunohistochemical research on PCNA, p53 and heat shock proteins in prostate cancer management: a review
    F Cappello
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Human Anatomy Section, Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 50:25-34. 2006
  7. pmc Study of axillary lymph node asymmetry in a female population
    F Cappello
    Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Palermo, Italy
    J Anat 199:617-20. 2001
  8. pmc Stem cell populations in the heart and the role of Isl1 positive cells
    V Di Felice
    Department of Experimental Biomedicine and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Palermo, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 57:e14. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Is chlamydial heat shock protein 60 a risk factor for oncogenesis?
    V Di Felice
    Human Anatomy Section, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Cell Mol Life Sci 62:4-9. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint HSP10 selective preference for myeloid and megakaryocytic precursors in normal human bone marrow
    F Cappello
    Human Anatomy Section, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 48:261-5. 2004

Collaborators

  • M Bellafiore
  • F Rappa
  • R Barone
  • C Tripodo
  • Francesco Cappello
  • Valentina Di Felice
  • Ze Zhang
  • C Serradifalco
  • C Campanella
  • N Ardizzone
  • Giampiero La Rocca
  • D R McCrimmon
  • V Barresi
  • L Rizzuto
  • P Catanese
  • C M Nunnari
  • R Puleio
  • A Marino Gammazza
  • S David
  • A J L Macario
  • A Montalbano
  • M Marasa
  • F Farina
  • E Conway De Macario
  • G Peri
  • A M Czarnecka
  • F Bucchieri
  • N M Ardizzone
  • A Ribbene
  • Felicia Farina
  • L Marasa
  • W Rabl
  • S Marasà
  • F Minervini
  • Francesca Magno
  • Rita Anzalone
  • C Sergi
  • G F Alheid
  • K Ptak
  • A Monnier

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Cigarette smoke exposure inhibits extracellular MMP-2 (gelatinase A) activity in human lung fibroblasts
    Giampiero La Rocca
    Sezione di Anatomia Umana, Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Respir Res 8:23. 2007
    ..Multiple reports linked gelatinase deregulation and overexpression to the development of inflammatory chronic lung diseases such as COPD...
  2. ncbi request reprint Adult stem cells: the real root into the embryo?
    G Zummo
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Section of Human Anatomy, University of Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 51:101-3. 2007
    ..If confirmed, this hypothesis could lead to new studies on the molecular mechanisms of cell differentiation and to a better understanding of the pathogenesis of a number of diseases...
  3. ncbi request reprint Upon oxidative stress, the antiapoptotic Hsp60/procaspase-3 complex persists in mucoepidermoid carcinoma cells
    C Campanella
    Human Anatomy Section, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 52:221-8. 2008
    ..We postulate that, although OS may induce early apoptosis in NCI-H292 cells, Hsp60 exerts an anti-apoptotic effect in these cells and, by extension, it may do so in other cancer cells...
  4. ncbi request reprint Expression of 60-kD heat shock protein increases during carcinogenesis in the uterine exocervix
    F Cappello
    Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Pathobiology 70:83-8. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the presence and expression of the 60-kD heat shock protein (HSP60) in the dysplasia-carcinoma sequence in the uterine exocervix and to evaluate its diagnostic and prognostic significance...
  5. ncbi request reprint Research of cardiomyocyte precursors in adult rat heart
    M Bellafiore
    Human Anatomy Section, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Tissue Cell 38:345-51. 2006
    ..The study of myogenic potential could be important to identify markers specific of stem cells in in vivo adult myocardium that may be used to purify these cells and evaluate their regenerative ability...
  6. ncbi request reprint The value of immunohistochemical research on PCNA, p53 and heat shock proteins in prostate cancer management: a review
    F Cappello
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Human Anatomy Section, Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 50:25-34. 2006
    ..We will also discuss the possible functional interactions of these molecules in both dysplastic and neoplastic cells...
  7. pmc Study of axillary lymph node asymmetry in a female population
    F Cappello
    Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Palermo, Italy
    J Anat 199:617-20. 2001
    ..The distribution of hyperplastic node patterns differed significantly...
  8. pmc Stem cell populations in the heart and the role of Isl1 positive cells
    V Di Felice
    Department of Experimental Biomedicine and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Palermo, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 57:e14. 2013
    ..To find a common consensus on this concept is very important in furthe-ring the application of stem cells to cardiac tissue engineering. ..
  9. ncbi request reprint Is chlamydial heat shock protein 60 a risk factor for oncogenesis?
    V Di Felice
    Human Anatomy Section, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Cell Mol Life Sci 62:4-9. 2005
    ..The concomitant expression of viral oncoproteins and/or the presence of mutations may lead to the ability to survive apoptotic stimuli, loss of replicative senescence, uncontrolled proliferation and, finally neoplastic transformation...
  10. ncbi request reprint HSP10 selective preference for myeloid and megakaryocytic precursors in normal human bone marrow
    F Cappello
    Human Anatomy Section, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 48:261-5. 2004
    ..The present data emphasize the role of HSP10 during cellular homeostasis and encourage further investigations in this field...
  11. ncbi request reprint Poorly differentiated synovial sarcoma: a case report
    F Cappello
    Institute of Pathological Anatomy, University of Palermo, Italy
    Pathol Oncol Res 7:63-6. 2001
    ..These data also suggest that the reduction of apoptotic phenomena in poorly differentiated synovial sarcoma could be considered one of the major mechanisms of tumoral growth...
  12. pmc CD1a expression by Barrett's metaplasia of gastric type may help to predict its evolution towards cancer
    F Cappello
    Human Anatomy Section, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Palermo, Via alla Falconara 120, 90136 Palermo, Italy
    Br J Cancer 92:888-90. 2005
    ..Our data address that CD1a may be a novel biomarker for BM and that its expression may help to predict the prognosis of this pathology...
  13. pmc Embryonic and foetal Islet-1 positive cells in human hearts are also positive to c-Kit
    C Serradifalco
    BioNeC Department, University of Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 55:e41. 2011
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  14. ncbi request reprint Protective role of the complement regulatory protein human CD-55 in cardiac xenograft: a descriptive study and a revision of the literature
    F Cappello
    Human Anatomy Section, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Palermo, Italy
    Histol Histopathol 17:1085-94. 2002
    ..In conclusion, we encourage the use of new sources of transgenic animals, pointing out the importance of morphological analysis in evaluation of xenograft...
  15. doi request reprint Structural analysis of rat patellar tendon in response to resistance and endurance training
    R Barone
    Human Anatomy Section E Luna, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Palermo, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 19:782-9. 2009
    ..Further studies are necessary to evaluate whether these structural modifications are associated with an increase in the mechanical strength of tendon...
  16. ncbi request reprint Atrial natriuretic peptide and CD34 overexpression in human idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathies
    N Ardizzone
    Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale, Sezione di Anatomia Umana, Universita di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    APMIS 115:1227-33. 2007
    ..Differential expression of CD34 and troponin T might be used in future studies to evaluate their prognostic value...
  17. ncbi request reprint Respiratory rhythm generation: preBötzinger neuron discharge patterns and persistent sodium current
    D R McCrimmon
    Department of Physiology and Institute for Neuroscience, Northwestern University Medical School Chicago, Illinois 60611-3008, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 499:147-52. 2001
    ..This finding is not inconsistent with the postulated role in rhythm generation. However, it does suggest that other neuronal properties must act in concert with the persistent current to define a unique population of pacemaker neurons...