Antonio Gigante

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi Arthroscopy-assisted reduction and percutaneous fixation of a multiple glenoid fracture
    Antonio Gigante
    Istituto di Patologia e Clinica dell Apparato Locomotore, Polo Didattico Scientifico, Via Tronto, 10, 60020 Torrette, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 11:112-5. 2003
  2. ncbi Effects of elastin-derived peptide on Achilles' tendon healing: an experimental study
    Antonio Gigante
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Ancona, Italy
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 14:717-20. 2003
  3. ncbi Engineered articular cartilage: influence of the scaffold on cell phenotype and proliferation
    Antonio Gigante
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Ancona, Ancona, Italy
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 14:713-6. 2003
  4. pmc Isolation of osteogenic progenitors from human amniotic fluid using a single step culture protocol
    Ivana Antonucci
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, G, d Annunzio University, Chieti Pescara, Italy
    BMC Biotechnol 9:9. 2009
  5. ncbi Open versus percutaneous repair in the treatment of acute Achilles tendon rupture: a randomized prospective study
    A Gigante
    Clinica Ortopedica, Universita di Ancona, Via Tronto 10, 60020, Ancona, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 16:204-9. 2008
  6. pmc Membrane-seeded autologous chondrocytes: cell viability and characterization at surgery
    Antonio Gigante
    Department of Orthopaedics, Polytechnic University of Marche, Via Tronto 10, 60020 Ancona, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:88-92. 2007
  7. ncbi Fibrous cartilage in the rotator cuff: A pathogenetic mechanism of tendon tear?
    Antonio Gigante
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Ancona, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 13:328-32. 2004
  8. ncbi Expression of NGF, Trka and p75 in human cartilage
    A Gigante
    Clinica Ortopedica, Universita di Ancona, Via Tronto 10, 60020 Torrette di Ancona, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 47:339-44. 2003
  9. ncbi Increased external tibial torsion in Osgood-Schlatter disease
    Antonio Gigante
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Ancona, Italy
    Acta Orthop Scand 74:431-6. 2003
  10. ncbi Autologous chondrocyte implantation: cells phenotype and proliferation analysis
    A Gigante
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Ancona, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 9:254-8. 2001

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Publications31

  1. ncbi Arthroscopy-assisted reduction and percutaneous fixation of a multiple glenoid fracture
    Antonio Gigante
    Istituto di Patologia e Clinica dell Apparato Locomotore, Polo Didattico Scientifico, Via Tronto, 10, 60020 Torrette, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 11:112-5. 2003
    ..We describe the surgical technique adopted to treat a multiple, Y-shaped articular glenoid fracture using arthroscopy and percutaneous fixation...
  2. ncbi Effects of elastin-derived peptide on Achilles' tendon healing: an experimental study
    Antonio Gigante
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Ancona, Italy
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 14:717-20. 2003
    ..Chondral metaplasia and endochondral ossification occurred in the healed tissue of both group at 60 and 90 days...
  3. ncbi Engineered articular cartilage: influence of the scaffold on cell phenotype and proliferation
    Antonio Gigante
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Ancona, Ancona, Italy
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 14:713-6. 2003
    ..The present study allowed us to identify one type I collagen matrix and one type II collagen matrix that could be usefully employed as a scaffold for chondrocyte transplantation...
  4. pmc Isolation of osteogenic progenitors from human amniotic fluid using a single step culture protocol
    Ivana Antonucci
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, G, d Annunzio University, Chieti Pescara, Italy
    BMC Biotechnol 9:9. 2009
    ..In the present study, we report a novel single step protocol for the osteoblastic differentiation of human amniotic fluid cells...
  5. ncbi Open versus percutaneous repair in the treatment of acute Achilles tendon rupture: a randomized prospective study
    A Gigante
    Clinica Ortopedica, Universita di Ancona, Via Tronto 10, 60020, Ancona, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 16:204-9. 2008
    ..To us, these characteristics make it preferable to open repair in managing subcutaneous ruptures of Achilles tendon in non-professional sports practicing adults...
  6. pmc Membrane-seeded autologous chondrocytes: cell viability and characterization at surgery
    Antonio Gigante
    Department of Orthopaedics, Polytechnic University of Marche, Via Tronto 10, 60020 Ancona, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:88-92. 2007
    ..These data reassure in that the MACI procedure provides a suitable engineered tissue for cartilage repair, in line with the clinical evidences emerging in the literature...
  7. ncbi Fibrous cartilage in the rotator cuff: A pathogenetic mechanism of tendon tear?
    Antonio Gigante
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Ancona, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 13:328-32. 2004
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  8. ncbi Expression of NGF, Trka and p75 in human cartilage
    A Gigante
    Clinica Ortopedica, Universita di Ancona, Via Tronto 10, 60020 Torrette di Ancona, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 47:339-44. 2003
    ....
  9. ncbi Increased external tibial torsion in Osgood-Schlatter disease
    Antonio Gigante
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Ancona, Italy
    Acta Orthop Scand 74:431-6. 2003
    ..This increase in external tibial torsion may play a role as a predisposing mechanical factor in the onset of Osgood-Schlatter disease in male athletes...
  10. ncbi Autologous chondrocyte implantation: cells phenotype and proliferation analysis
    A Gigante
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Ancona, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 9:254-8. 2001
    ..This analysis is an essential step preceding wider use of this treatment in humans. However, other biological aspects of the autologous chondrocyte graft remain to be elucidated...
  11. doi Purified collagen I oriented membrane for tendon repair: an ex vivo morphological study
    Antonio Gigante
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Sciences, School of Medicine, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Via Tronto 10 60126, Ancona, Italy
    J Orthop Res 31:738-45. 2013
    ..Adverse side-effects (inflammation, rejection, calcification) were not observed. The multilamellar collagen I membrane can be considered as an effective tool for tendon defect repair and tendon augmentation...
  12. doi Distal realignment and patellar autologous chondrocyte implantation: mid-term results in a selected population
    Antonio Gigante
    Department of Orthopaedics, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 17:2-10. 2009
    ..The significant clinical improvement support the value of associating distal realignment and autologous chondrocyte implantation in treating large, isolated, patellar cartilage lesions associated with patellofemoral malalignment...
  13. doi Late-diagnosed large osteochondral fracture of the lateral femoral condyle in an adolescent: a case report
    Davide Enea
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Sciences, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy
    J Pediatr Orthop B 22:344-9. 2013
    ..An MRI scan showed no interruptions of the cartilage layer at the boundary with the healthy tissue, but cartilage thinning and extensive subchondral remodeling were detected...
  14. ncbi Vitamin K and D association stimulates in vitro osteoblast differentiation of fracture site derived human mesenchymal stem cells
    A Gigante
    Clinica Ortopedica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 22:35-44. 2008
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  15. doi Matrix-induced autologous chondrocyte implantation (MACI) in the knee
    Davide Enea
    Department of Orthopedics, Polytechnic University of Marche, Via Tronto 10 A, 60020, Ancona, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:862-9. 2012
    ....
  16. doi Evaluation of patello-femoral alignment by CT scans: interobserver reliability of several parameters
    Luca Dei Giudici
    Clinical Orthopaedics, Department of Clinical and Molecular Science, School of Medicine, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Via Tronto, 10 A, 60126, Ancona, Italy
    Radiol Med 120:1031-42. 2015
    ..The use of these parameters may also result in a more reliable comparison of studies on PFM and in a better evaluation of the treatment outcomes...
  17. doi Bone-derived titanium coating improves in vivo implant osseointegration in an experimental animal model
    Stefano Cecconi
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Sciences, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 102:303-10. 2014
    ..No differences were measured in calcium-phosphorous ratio. Our data indicate that Ti integration can be enhanced by the proposed surface coating. This could accelerate stable implant fixation and early or immediate loading of the device...
  18. pmc Arthroscopic knee cartilage repair with covered microfracture and bone marrow concentrate
    Antonio Gigante
    Department of Orthopedics, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Arthrosc Tech 1:e175-80. 2012
    ..Its use as an alternative to autologous chondrocyte implantation requires further investigation...
  19. ncbi Osteoinduction properties of different growth factors on cells from non-union patients: in vitro study for clinical application
    A Gigante
    Orthopaedics and Traumatology, School of Medicine, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 24:51-62. 2010
    ..Finally, our results prove that sequential timing administration of PRG and rhBMPs may be used in new therapeutic strategy...
  20. pmc Nutraceutical supplement in the management of tendinopathies: a systematic review
    Federico Fusini
    Clinical Orthopaedics, Department of Orthopaedics, Traumatology, Plastic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Muscles Ligaments Tendons J 6:48-57. 2016
    ..Even if they are widely diffused, our knowledge is still poor. The aim of this systematic review is to analyze the most commonly used nutraceuticals and their effects on tendons...
  21. pmc Homologous platelet-rich plasma for the treatment of knee osteoarthritis in selected elderly patients: an open-label, uncontrolled, pilot study
    Carlo Bottegoni
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Sciences, Polytechnic University of Marche, Via Tronto 10 A, 60020 Ancona, Italy
    Ther Adv Musculoskelet Dis 8:35-41. 2016
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  22. pmc Semitendinosus and gracilis free muscle-tendon graft for repair of massive rotator cuff tears: surgical technique
    Antonio Gigante
    Clinical Orthopaedics, Department of Clinical and Molecular Science DISCLIMO, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Joints 4:189-192. 2016
    ..The technique is low-invasive and not technically demanding, with minimal donor site morbidity...
  23. pmc Genipin-Crosslinked Chitosan Gels and Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering and Regeneration of Cartilage and Bone
    Riccardo A A Muzzarelli
    Faculty of Medicine, Polytechnic University of Marche, Via Tronto 10 A, Ancona IT 60126, Italy
    Mar Drugs 13:7314-38. 2015
    ..Owing to their high standard, the scientific publications dated 2010-2015 have met the expectations of an interdisciplinary audience. ..
  24. doi The role of arthroscopy in articular fracture management: the lower limb
    Luca Dei Giudici
    Clinical Orthopaedics, Department of Clinical and Molecular Science, School of Medicine, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Via Tronto, 10 A, 60126, Ancona, Italy
    Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 25:807-13. 2015
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  25. ncbi Neurotrophins and their receptors in early axonal regeneration along muscle-vein-combined grafts
    Alessia Pagnotta
    Istituto di Clinica Ortopedica, Universita di Ancona, Ancona, Italy
    Microsurgery 22:300-3. 2002
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  26. pmc Coracoid syndrome: a neglected cause of anterior shoulder pain
    Antonio Gigante
    Clinical Orthopaedics, Department of Clinical and Molecular Science, School of Medicine, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Joints 4:31-8. 2016
    ..The aim was to clarify its prevalence, clinical characteristics, differential diagnosis and response to corticosteroid injections...
  27. doi Human Periosteal Derived Stem Cell Potential: The Impact of age
    Concetta Ferretti
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Sciences, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Via Tonto 10 a, 60126, Ancona, Italy
    Stem Cell Rev 11:487-500. 2015
    ..We believe that this is the first study taking on age-related changes in human periosteal precursor cells, and paving the way toward new regenerative medicine strategies in bone aging and/or bone metabolic diseases. ..
  28. doi Oral chondroprotection with nutraceuticals made of chondroitin sulphate plus glucosamine sulphate in osteoarthritis
    Carlo Bottegoni
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Sciences, Polytechnic University of Marche, Via Tronto 10 A, IT 60126 Ancona, Italy
    Carbohydr Polym 109:126-38. 2014
    ..S therapy derives from the reduction of costs for physiotherapy, and for gastroprotective and non-steroidal drugs. The synergistic association of these two world-widely preferred nutraceuticals is a step forward in the management of OA...
  29. ncbi Adult mesenchymal stem cells for bone and cartilage engineering: effect of scaffold materials
    A Gigante
    Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 52:169-74. 2008
    ..The study highlighted that human MSCs grown on different scaffold matrices may display different behaviours in terms of cell proliferation and phenotype expression without growth factor supplementation...
  30. ncbi Characterization of cultured human ligamentum flavum cells in lumbar spine stenosis
    N Specchia
    Department of Orthopedics, Istituto di Patologia dell Apparato Locomotore, University of Ancona, Italy
    J Orthop Res 19:294-300. 2001
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  31. ncbi N,N-dicarboxymethyl chitosan as delivery agent for bone morphogenetic protein in the repair of articular cartilage
    M Mattioli-Belmonte
    Institute of Normal Human Morphology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ancona, Italy
    Med Biol Eng Comput 37:130-4. 1999
    ..N,N-dicarboxymethyl chitosan is found to be useful as a molecular carrier or drug delivery agent...