Sandra Montedonico

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Histochemical staining of rectal suction biopsies as the first investigation in patients with chronic constipation
    Sandra Montedonico
    The Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Children s Hospital for Sick Children, Crumlin, Dublin 12, Ireland
    Pediatr Surg Int 24:785-92. 2008
  2. pmc Congenital diaphragmatic hernia and retinoids: searching for an etiology
    Sandra Montedonico
    The Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Children s Hospital, Dublin 12, Ireland
    Pediatr Surg Int 24:755-61. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Prenatal treatment with retinoic acid accelerates type 1 alveolar cell proliferation of the hypoplastic lung in the nitrofen model of congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Kaoru Sugimoto
    The Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Children s Hospital, 12 Dublin, Ireland
    J Pediatr Surg 43:367-72. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Prenatal treatment with retinoic acid promotes pulmonary alveologenesis in the nitrofen model of congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Sandra Montedonico
    The Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Children s Hospital, Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland
    J Pediatr Surg 43:500-7. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Reduced expression of aquaporin 5 water channel in nitrofen-induced hypoplastic lung with congenital diaphragmatic hernia rat model
    Hajime Takayasu
    Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Hospital for Sick Children, University College Dublin, Dublin 12, Ireland
    J Pediatr Surg 42:415-9. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Impaired alveolar epithelial cell differentiation in the hypoplastic lung in nitrofen-induced congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Hajime Takayasu
    Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Hospital for Sick Children, University College Dublin, Dublin 12, Ireland
    Pediatr Surg Int 23:405-10. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Disturbance of retinol transportation causes nitrofen-induced hypoplastic lung
    Nana Nakazawa
    The Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Children s Hospital, Crumlin, Dublin 12, Ireland
    J Pediatr Surg 42:345-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Kidney development in the nitrofen-induced pulmonary hypoplasia and congenital diaphragmatic hernia in rats
    Sandra Montedonico
    The Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Hospital for Sick Children, Dublin 12, Ireland
    J Pediatr Surg 42:239-43. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Altered regulation of retinoic acid synthesis in nitrofen-induced hypoplastic lung
    Nana Nakazawa
    The Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Children s Hospital, Crumlin, Dublin 12, Ireland
    Pediatr Surg Int 23:391-6. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Spatial and temporal patterns of c-kit positive cells in embryonic lungs
    Toko Shinkai
    National Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Children s Hospital, University College of Dublin, Crumlin, Dublin 12, Ireland
    Pediatr Surg Int 27:181-5. 2011

Collaborators

  • Udo Rolle
  • Nana Nakazawa
  • Prem Puri
  • Hajime Takayasu
  • Kaoru Sugimoto
  • Toko Shinkai
  • Boris Chertin
  • Masato Shinkai
  • Martina A Pirker
  • Hideaki Sato
  • Francesca Paradisi
  • Hideki Shima

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Histochemical staining of rectal suction biopsies as the first investigation in patients with chronic constipation
    Sandra Montedonico
    The Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Children s Hospital for Sick Children, Crumlin, Dublin 12, Ireland
    Pediatr Surg Int 24:785-92. 2008
    ..The combination of two histochemical stainings techniques provides a high level of accuracy in the diagnosis of intestinal dysganglionosis...
  2. pmc Congenital diaphragmatic hernia and retinoids: searching for an etiology
    Sandra Montedonico
    The Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Children s Hospital, Dublin 12, Ireland
    Pediatr Surg Int 24:755-61. 2008
    ..Finally, we describe the existing evidence of a disruption of the retinoid-signaling pathway in CDH...
  3. doi request reprint Prenatal treatment with retinoic acid accelerates type 1 alveolar cell proliferation of the hypoplastic lung in the nitrofen model of congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Kaoru Sugimoto
    The Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Children s Hospital, 12 Dublin, Ireland
    J Pediatr Surg 43:367-72. 2008
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Prenatal treatment with retinoic acid promotes pulmonary alveologenesis in the nitrofen model of congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Sandra Montedonico
    The Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Children s Hospital, Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland
    J Pediatr Surg 43:500-7. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that retinoids promote alveologenesis at the end of gestation and therefore designed this study to investigate the effects of retinoid acid on nitrofen-induced hypoplastic lungs in CDH...
  5. ncbi request reprint Reduced expression of aquaporin 5 water channel in nitrofen-induced hypoplastic lung with congenital diaphragmatic hernia rat model
    Hajime Takayasu
    Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Hospital for Sick Children, University College Dublin, Dublin 12, Ireland
    J Pediatr Surg 42:415-9. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that AQP5 is reduced in hypoplastic lungs and therefore designed this study to determine AQP5 expression in normal and hypoplastic lungs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Impaired alveolar epithelial cell differentiation in the hypoplastic lung in nitrofen-induced congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Hajime Takayasu
    Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Hospital for Sick Children, University College Dublin, Dublin 12, Ireland
    Pediatr Surg Int 23:405-10. 2007
    ..This data provides the first evidence to support the hypothesis that AEC differentiation is impaired in CDH hypoplastic lung...
  7. ncbi request reprint Disturbance of retinol transportation causes nitrofen-induced hypoplastic lung
    Nana Nakazawa
    The Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Children s Hospital, Crumlin, Dublin 12, Ireland
    J Pediatr Surg 42:345-9. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Kidney development in the nitrofen-induced pulmonary hypoplasia and congenital diaphragmatic hernia in rats
    Sandra Montedonico
    The Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Hospital for Sick Children, Dublin 12, Ireland
    J Pediatr Surg 42:239-43. 2007
    ..The aims of this study were to investigate the effects of pulmonary hypoplasia on renal development and to evaluate retinoids status of kidneys in the nitrofen model of CDH...
  9. ncbi request reprint Altered regulation of retinoic acid synthesis in nitrofen-induced hypoplastic lung
    Nana Nakazawa
    The Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Children s Hospital, Crumlin, Dublin 12, Ireland
    Pediatr Surg Int 23:391-6. 2007
    ..The finding that RALDH2 expression in the hypoplastic lung is not altered suggests that nitrofen may act by interfering with the retinoid metabolism during the early stage of the retinoid signaling pathway...
  10. doi request reprint Spatial and temporal patterns of c-kit positive cells in embryonic lungs
    Toko Shinkai
    National Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Children s Hospital, University College of Dublin, Crumlin, Dublin 12, Ireland
    Pediatr Surg Int 27:181-5. 2011
    ..In this study, we investigated the spatial and temporal expression patterns of c-kit positive cells in the embryonic lung and its relationship to the smooth muscle cells surrounding the trachea and the bronchus...
  11. ncbi request reprint Developmental changes in submucosal nitrergic neurons in the porcine distal colon
    Sandra Montedonico
    Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Hospital for Sick Children, Dublin 12, Ireland
    J Pediatr Surg 41:1029-35. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the normal nitrergic neuronal density and morphology in the submucosal plexus of the porcine distal bowel from fetal life to adulthood...
  12. ncbi request reprint Altered renin-angiotensin system gene expression causes renal hypoplasia in the rats with nitrofen-induced diaphragmatic hernia
    Boris Chertin
    Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Hospital for Sick Children, Crumlin, Dublin 12, Ireland
    Pediatr Surg Int 22:57-60. 2006
    ..We did not find a significant difference in ACE between CDH animals and controls. Our data show that the downregulation of RAS may play an important role in the pathogenesis of renal hypoplasia in the nitrofen-induced CDH...