FRANCESCO B RAMIREZ

Summary

Affiliation: New Jersey
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Transcriptional regulation of the human alpha2(I) collagen gene (COL1A2), an informative model system to study fibrotic diseases
    Francesco Ramirez
    Child Health Institute of New Jersey, Robert W Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Matrix Biol 25:365-72. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Marfan syndrome: from molecular pathogenesis to clinical treatment
    Francesco Ramirez
    Child Health Institute of New Jersey, Robert W Johnson Medical School, 89 French Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA corrected
    Curr Opin Genet Dev 17:252-8. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Extracellular microfibrils in development and disease
    F Ramirez
    Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Institute of New Jersey, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 89 French Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Cell Mol Life Sci 64:2437-46. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Fibrillin-rich microfibrils: Structural determinants of morphogenetic and homeostatic events
    Francesco Ramirez
    Child Health Institute of New Jersey, Robert W Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New York 08901, USA
    J Cell Physiol 213:326-30. 2007

Research Grants

  1. ARCHITECTURAL MICROFIBRILS IN BONE PHYSIOLOGY
    Francesco Ramirez; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Skyscan 1172 ex-vivo microComputed Tomography System
    Francesco Ramirez; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Pathophysiology of Basement Membrane Zone Collagens
    Francesco Ramirez; Fiscal Year: 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Transcriptional regulation of the human alpha2(I) collagen gene (COL1A2), an informative model system to study fibrotic diseases
    Francesco Ramirez
    Child Health Institute of New Jersey, Robert W Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Matrix Biol 25:365-72. 2006
    ..These transcriptional studies have also an additional value in translational research, in that they are providing the conceptual means to develop new animal models of and therapeutic strategies for fibrotic diseases...
  2. ncbi request reprint Marfan syndrome: from molecular pathogenesis to clinical treatment
    Francesco Ramirez
    Child Health Institute of New Jersey, Robert W Johnson Medical School, 89 French Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA corrected
    Curr Opin Genet Dev 17:252-8. 2007
    ..More generally, these studies have established that Marfan syndrome is part of a group of developmental disorders with broad and complex effects on morphogenesis, homeostasis and organ function...
  3. ncbi request reprint Extracellular microfibrils in development and disease
    F Ramirez
    Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Institute of New Jersey, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 89 French Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Cell Mol Life Sci 64:2437-46. 2007
    ..These observations have paved the way to novel therapeutic approaches aimed at counteracting the life-threatening complications in human conditions caused by dysfunctions of fibrillin-rich microfibrils...
  4. ncbi request reprint Fibrillin-rich microfibrils: Structural determinants of morphogenetic and homeostatic events
    Francesco Ramirez
    Child Health Institute of New Jersey, Robert W Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New York 08901, USA
    J Cell Physiol 213:326-30. 2007
    ..This review summarizes our current understanding of the role of fibrillin-rich microfibrils in development and disease, as well as exciting new applications in the clinical management of MFS and related connective tissue disorders...

Research Grants3

  1. ARCHITECTURAL MICROFIBRILS IN BONE PHYSIOLOGY
    Francesco Ramirez; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  2. Skyscan 1172 ex-vivo microComputed Tomography System
    Francesco Ramirez; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Acquisition of this equipment will enable our institutions to engage in biomedical research highly relevant to pathophysiological processes and animal models of human diseases. ..
  3. Pathophysiology of Basement Membrane Zone Collagens
    Francesco Ramirez; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....