University of Chieti

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Organization: University of Chieti
Country: Italy

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  1. ncbi pPKCδ activates SC35 splicing factor during H9c2 myoblastic differentiation
    Susi Zara
    Department of Drug Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, University G D Annunzio, Chieti Pescara, Italy
    Histol Histopathol 26:59-69. 2011
  2. ncbi Role of IL-21 in immune-regulation and tumor immunotherapy
    Emma Di Carlo
    Dipartimento di Oncologia e Neuroscienze, Sezione di Patologia Chirurgica, Ce S I Aging Research Center, Fondazione Universitaria G d Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    Cancer Immunol Immunother 56:1323-34. 2007
  3. ncbi Modulation of autoimmunity by the latest interleukins (with special emphasis on IL-32)
    P Conti
    Immunology Division, Department of Oncology and Neuroscience, University of Chieti, Via dei Vestini, 66100 Chieti, Italy
    Autoimmun Rev 6:131-7. 2007
  4. ncbi n-3 fatty acids in the treatment of diabetic patients: biological rationale and clinical data
    Raffaele De Caterina
    Institute of Cardiology, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    Diabetes Care 30:1012-26. 2007
  5. ncbi Fundus microperimetry patterns of fixation in type 2 diabetic patients with diffuse macular edema
    Paolo Carpineto
    From the Department of Medicine and Aging Sciences, Section of Ophthalmology, University G D Annunzio Chieti Pescara, Chieti, Italy
    Retina 27:21-9. 2007
  6. ncbi Sarcopenia: age-related skeletal muscle changes from determinants to physical disability
    A Di Iorio
    Laboratory of Clinical Epidemiology, Center of Excellence on Aging, University of Chieti Foundation, Chieti Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 19:703-19. 2006
  7. ncbi Endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: how many patients are eligible for endovascular repair?
    A R Cotroneo
    Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Bioimmagini, Sezione di Scienze Radiologiche, Universita degli Studi G D Annunzio, Ospedale SS Annunziata, Chieti, Italy
    Radiol Med 111:597-606. 2006
  8. ncbi Drug-induced cutaneous lupus erythematosus after 5 years of treatment with carbamazepine
    Paolo Amerio
    Dermatology Dept, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    Eur J Dermatol 16:281-3. 2006
  9. ncbi Polygalacturonase inhibiting proteins: players in plant innate immunity?
    Luca Federici
    Ce S I Centro Studi sull Invecchiamento and Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche Universita di Chieti G D Annunzio Via dei Vestini 31, 66013 Chieti, Italy
    Trends Plant Sci 11:65-70. 2006
  10. ncbi Recommendations for airway control and difficult airway management
    F Petrini
    Anestesia e Rianimazione, Università degli Studi Gabriele D Annunzio Chieti Pescara, Chieti
    Minerva Anestesiol 71:617-57. 2005

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  1. ncbi pPKCδ activates SC35 splicing factor during H9c2 myoblastic differentiation
    Susi Zara
    Department of Drug Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, University G D Annunzio, Chieti Pescara, Italy
    Histol Histopathol 26:59-69. 2011
    ..Furthermore, this co-localization represents a crucial event resulting in downstream changes in transcription of components which determine the morphological modifications related to cardiomyoblast differentiated phenotype...
  2. ncbi Role of IL-21 in immune-regulation and tumor immunotherapy
    Emma Di Carlo
    Dipartimento di Oncologia e Neuroscienze, Sezione di Patologia Chirurgica, Ce S I Aging Research Center, Fondazione Universitaria G d Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    Cancer Immunol Immunother 56:1323-34. 2007
    ..The preliminary data from phase-I clinical studies suggest that the use of IL-21 is feasible and may result in immune-enhancing effects...
  3. ncbi Modulation of autoimmunity by the latest interleukins (with special emphasis on IL-32)
    P Conti
    Immunology Division, Department of Oncology and Neuroscience, University of Chieti, Via dei Vestini, 66100 Chieti, Italy
    Autoimmun Rev 6:131-7. 2007
    ..Discovery of this supplementary inflammatory cytokine further complicates the network of inflammation...
  4. ncbi n-3 fatty acids in the treatment of diabetic patients: biological rationale and clinical data
    Raffaele De Caterina
    Institute of Cardiology, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    Diabetes Care 30:1012-26. 2007
  5. ncbi Fundus microperimetry patterns of fixation in type 2 diabetic patients with diffuse macular edema
    Paolo Carpineto
    From the Department of Medicine and Aging Sciences, Section of Ophthalmology, University G D Annunzio Chieti Pescara, Chieti, Italy
    Retina 27:21-9. 2007
    ..Vigonza PD, Italy) was used to evaluate fixation patterns and retinal sensitivity in patients who had clinically significant macular edema with a diffuse pattern and type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  6. ncbi Sarcopenia: age-related skeletal muscle changes from determinants to physical disability
    A Di Iorio
    Laboratory of Clinical Epidemiology, Center of Excellence on Aging, University of Chieti Foundation, Chieti Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 19:703-19. 2006
    ..The identification of the molecular chain able to reverse sarcopenia is a major goal of studies on human aging...
  7. ncbi Endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: how many patients are eligible for endovascular repair?
    A R Cotroneo
    Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Bioimmagini, Sezione di Scienze Radiologiche, Universita degli Studi G D Annunzio, Ospedale SS Annunziata, Chieti, Italy
    Radiol Med 111:597-606. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine how many patients with abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) are eligible for endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair (EVAR)...
  8. ncbi Drug-induced cutaneous lupus erythematosus after 5 years of treatment with carbamazepine
    Paolo Amerio
    Dermatology Dept, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    Eur J Dermatol 16:281-3. 2006
    ..We describe this case to emphasize the possibility of cutaneous lupus induction by carbamazepine even after many years of therapy...
  9. ncbi Polygalacturonase inhibiting proteins: players in plant innate immunity?
    Luca Federici
    Ce S I Centro Studi sull Invecchiamento and Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche Universita di Chieti G D Annunzio Via dei Vestini 31, 66013 Chieti, Italy
    Trends Plant Sci 11:65-70. 2006
    ..Structural and functional evidence suggest that PGIPs are versatile proteins involved in innate immunity and that they are capable of recognizing different surface motifs of functionally related but structurally variable PGs...
  10. ncbi Recommendations for airway control and difficult airway management
    F Petrini
    Anestesia e Rianimazione, Università degli Studi Gabriele D Annunzio Chieti Pescara, Chieti
    Minerva Anestesiol 71:617-57. 2005
  11. ncbi Flavonoids inhibit melanoma lung metastasis by impairing tumor cells endothelium interactions
    Mauro Piantelli
    Department of Oncology and Neurosciences, G D Annunzio University of Chieti Pescara, Chieti, Italy
    J Cell Physiol 207:23-9. 2006
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  12. pmc Markers of inflammation, vitamin E and peripheral nervous system function: the InCHIANTI study
    Angelo Di Iorio
    Laboratory of Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Medicine and Sciences of Aging, University G D Annunzio, Via dei Vestini 5, 66013 Chieti Scalo, Italy
    Neurobiol Aging 27:1280-8. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize the decline in nerve conduction velocity in the peripheral nervous system over the aging process and to identify factors that, independent of age, affect nerve conduction velocity...
  13. ncbi Lipoxin analogs and lipoxin formation in vivo
    M Romano
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Aging Research Center, Ce S I, Gabriele D Annunzio University Foundation, Via dei Vestini 31, 66013 Chieti, Italy
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 73:239-43. 2005
    ..This chapter reviews the current literature on the use of lipoxin analogs, in vivo, and on measurements of lipoxin A4 in health and disease...
  14. ncbi Increased oxidative stress in prepubertal severely obese children: effect of a dietary restriction-weight loss program
    Angelika Mohn
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Ospedale Policlinico, Via dei Vestini 5, I 66100 Chieti, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:2653-8. 2005
    ..Altered oxidant-antioxidant status is already present in prepubertal severely obese children and is reversible with a dietary restriction-weight loss program, which should be highly encouraged and maintained over time in this age group...
  15. ncbi What can make the difference? Premature birth and maternal sensitivity at 3 months of age: the role of attachment organization, traumatic reaction and baby's medical risk
    Gabrielle Coppola
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University G d Annunzio of Chieti, Italy
    Infant Behav Dev 30:679-84. 2007
    ..Results show a main effect of attachment and an interaction between attachment and prematurity. Sensitivity was differently associated with medical risk and mothers' traumatic reaction, depending on the quality of attachment...
  16. ncbi Beneficial effects of trimetazidine treatment on exercise tolerance and B-type natriuretic peptide and troponin T plasma levels in patients with stable ischemic cardiomyopathy
    Pericle Di Napoli
    Department of Cardiology, Centre for Study and Treatment of Congestive Heart Failure, Villa Pini d Abruzzo Clinic, Chieti, Italy
    Am Heart J 154:602.e1-5. 2007
    ..We investigated the effects of the metabolic agent trimetazidine (TMZ) on exercise tolerance and prognostic markers B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) and cardiac troponin T (cTnT) plasma levels...
  17. doi Bacterial response to the exposure of 50 Hz electromagnetic fields
    Luigina Cellini
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    Bioelectromagnetics 29:302-11. 2008
    ..Our results indicate that an exposure to 50 Hz EMF acts as a stressing factor on bacteria which can represent a suitable model to investigate acute and chronic effects related to ELF-EMF exposure...
  18. doi HPLC-DAD method for the simultaneous determination of zofenopril and hydrochlorothiazide in oral pharmaceutical formulations
    Giuseppe Carlucci
    Dipartimento di Scienze del Farmaco, Università degli Studi G d Annunzio Chieti Pescara, Chieti, Italy
    J Sep Sci 33:1717-22. 2010
    ..The proposed method is simple and rapid, and gives accurate and precise results...
  19. doi Neural correlates of focused attention and cognitive monitoring in meditation
    Antonietta Manna
    ITAB, Institute for Advanced Biomedical Technologies, G d Annunzio University Foundation, Chieti, Italy
    Brain Res Bull 82:46-56. 2010
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  20. ncbi Aging and intrusion errors in an active visuo-spatial working memory task
    Nicola Mammarella
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche, Facolta di Psicologia, Universita di Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 21:282-91. 2009
    ..This study examined whether remembering location information relies on efficient inhibitory functions...
  21. ncbi Ionizing radiation induces apoptotic signal through protein kinase Cdelta (delta) and survival signal through Akt and cyclic-nucleotide response element-binding protein (CREB) in Jurkat T cells
    Amelia Cataldi
    Dipartimento di Biomorfologia, Universita G D Annunzio, Chieti Pescara, Italy
    Biol Bull 217:202-12. 2009
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  22. doi Physiological carotid body denervation during aging
    C Di Giulio
    Department of Basics and Applied Medical Sciences, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Adv Exp Med Biol 648:257-63. 2009
    ..The age-related reduction of synaptic junctions may be a self-protective mechanism through which cells buffer themselves against reactive oxygen species accumulation during aging...
  23. ncbi Functional characterization of muscle fibres from patients with chronic fatigue syndrome: case-control study
    T Pietrangelo
    Dept Basic and Applied Medical Sciences BAMS, Center for Excellence on Ageing CeSI, University G dAnnunzio Chieti Pescara, Chieti, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 22:427-36. 2009
    ..Taken together, these results support the view that muscle tissue is directly involved in the pathogenesis of CSF and it might contribute to the early onset of fatigue typical of the skeletal muscles of CFS patients...
  24. ncbi Collagen fiber orientation around machined titanium and zirconia dental implant necks: an animal study
    Stefano Tete
    Department of Oral Science, University G D Annunzio, Chieti Pescara, Italy
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 24:52-8. 2009
    ..To evaluate in vivo collagen fiber behavior around two different dental implant necks placed in the mandibular bone of adult pigs...
  25. ncbi Phosphodiesterase type-5 inhibitor and oxidative stress
    L Speranza
    Department of Human Dynamics, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 21:879-89. 2008
    ..In all cases the treatment determines a response to the limited efficiency, arriving at a situation in which phosphodiesterase inhibitors + LPS clearly show oxidative stress...
  26. ncbi Progestational agents prevent preterm birth induced by a nitric oxide synthesis inhibitor in the mouse
    Gian Mario Tiboni
    Sezione di Ostetricia e Ginecologia, Dipartimento di Medicina e Scienze dell Invecchiamento, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita G D Annunzio, Chieti Pescara, Ospedale SS Annunziata, 66013 Chieti, Italy
    In Vivo 22:447-50. 2008
    ..The present study tested the ability of progestational agents to prevent preterm birth induced by L-NAME...
  27. doi Conjunctival modifications in ocular hypertension and primary open angle glaucoma: an in vivo confocal microscopy study
    Marco Ciancaglini
    Department of Medicine and Ageing Science, Ophthalmic Clinic, University of Chieti Pescara, Pescara, Italy
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:3042-8. 2008
    ..The study was conducted to analyze, by in vivo confocal microscopy (IVCM), the conjunctival epithelial characteristics in untreated ocular hypertension (OH) and in topically treated primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG)...
  28. doi Regenerative potential of human periodontal ligament derived stem cells on three-dimensional biomaterials: a morphological report
    O Trubiani
    Department of Stomatology and Oral Sciences and Ce S I, University of Chieti Pescara, Italy
    J Biomed Mater Res A 87:986-93. 2008
    ..It can be suggested that the use of PDL-MSCs for generating graft biomaterials is advantageous for bone tissue engineering in regenerative dentistry...
  29. doi Facilitated PCI: rationale, current evidence, open questions, and future directions
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 51:3-10. 2008
    ..In patients having first medical contact within 3 hours, with an anticipated absolute delay to PCI of more than 90 minutes, thrombolysis can be safely recommended...
  30. ncbi Morphostructural analysis of human follicular stem cells on highly porous bone hydroxyapatite scaffold
    S Tete
    Dept of Stomatology and Oral Science, Division of Oral Surgery, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Ialy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 20:819-26. 2007
    ..This approach would allow to personalize the scaffold for bone tissue engineering in order to accelerate the process of osteogenesis...
  31. ncbi Different effects of platinum, palladium, and rhodium salts on lymphocyte proliferation and cytokine release
    Paolo Boscolo
    Department of Medicine and Science of Ageing, G D Annunzio University of Chieti and Pescara, Italy
    Ann Clin Lab Sci 34:299-306. 2004
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  32. ncbi Cardiovascular and renal events in uncomplicated mild hypertensive patients with sustained and white coat hypertension
    Sante D Pierdomenico
    Dipartimento di Medicina e Scienze dell Invecchiamento, Università Gabriele d Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    Am J Hypertens 17:876-81. 2004
    ..We investigated cardiovascular outcomes in patients with mild hypertension and without left ventricular hypertrophy, diabetes mellitus, and associated cardiovascular and renal disease, with sustained hypertension (SH) and WCH...
  33. ncbi Transplacental exposure to methylene blue initiates teratogenesis in the mouse: preliminary evidence for a mechanistic implication of cyclic GMP pathway disruption
    G M Tiboni
    Sezione di Ostetricia e Ginecologia, Dipartimento di Medicina e Scienze dell Invecchiamento, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita G D Annunzio, Ospedale Clinicizzato SS Annunziata, 66013 Chieti, Italy
    Teratology 64:213-20. 2001
    ..The vital dye methylene blue (MB) has been shown to be teratogenic when injected into the amnion in the second trimester. On the other hand, the teratogenic potential of transplacental exposure to MB has not been determined...
  34. ncbi Taphonomy of the fossil hominid bones from the Acheulean site of Castel di Guido near Rome, Italy
    R Mariani-Costantini
    Department of Oncology and Neuroscience, University Gabriele D Annunzio, Chieti, 66013, Italy
    J Hum Evol 41:211-25. 2001
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  35. ncbi Involvement of phosphatidylserine exposure in the recognition and phagocytosis of uremic erythrocytes
    M Bonomini
    Department of Medicine, Institute of Nephrology, SS Annunziata Hospital, Via dei Vestini, 66013 Chieti Scalo, Italy
    Am J Kidney Dis 37:807-14. 2001
    ..These findings suggest that a PS-recognition mechanism may promote the susceptibility of uremic RBCs to phagocytosis and thus be involved in the shortened erythrocyte life span of uremia...
  36. ncbi Occurrence of Dandy-Walker anomaly in a familial case of distal arthogryposis type IIB
    R Pallotta
    Regional Service for Diagnosis, Prevention and Care of Birth Defects, Department of Medicine, Section of Preventive and Social Pediatrics, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    Am J Med Genet 95:477-81. 2000
    ..The coincidental finding of Dandy-Walker anomaly in the proposita arouses the question whether Dandy-Walker anomaly is part of the DA IIB spectrum or whether the Aase-Smith syndrome belongs to the DA spectrum...
  37. ncbi Nuclear matrix provides linkage sites for translocated NF-kappa B: morphological evidence
    O Trubiani
    Dipartimento di Scienze Odontostomatologiche, Facolta di Medicina, Universita di Chieti, Italy
    Histochem Cell Biol 113:369-77. 2000
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  38. ncbi Chronomodulated infusion of cisplatin, 5-fluorouracil and folinic acid: lack of activity in advanced colorectal cancer
    C Natoli
    Department of Oncology and Neurosciences, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    Anticancer Res 20:1253-6. 2000
    ..Here we investigated if substitution of oxaliplatin with cisplatin produced a similar antitumor activity in previously untreated patients with advanced colorectal cancer...
  39. ncbi Liposarcoma involving the periodontal tissues. A case report
    A Piattelli
    Dental School, University of Chieti, Italy
    J Periodontol 71:322-4. 2000
    ..The patient underwent a wide excision of the lesion with bone laminectomy and he is well at a 4-year follow-up. The differential diagnosis included salivary gland tumors and palatal abscess...
  40. ncbi Effect of electromagnetic fields on several CD markers and transcription and expression of CD4
    P Conti
    Department of Oncology and Neurosciences, University of Chieti, Medical School, Italy
    Immunobiology 201:36-48. 1999
    ..The findings from this study demonstrate that under our defined experimental conditions there is evidence that ELF-EMF has a slight effect on CD4, CD14 and CD16 receptor expression, while the other CD receptors are not affected...
  41. ncbi Immunohistochemical analysis of a dentinogenic ghost cell tumour
    A Piattelli
    Dental School, University of Chieti, Italy
    Oral Oncol 34:502-7. 1998
    ..Completely negative were the ghost cells, giant cells and dentinoid material. In this tumour the cells expressing Mib-1 and bcl-2 could be the cells that proliferate, and that could undergo malignant transformation...
  42. ncbi Optic neuritis with residual tunnel vision in perchloroethylene toxicity
    M Onofrj
    University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy or
    J Toxicol Clin Toxicol 36:603-7. 1998
    ..Visual disturbances consisted of complete blindness for 9 days in the left eye, for 11 days in the right eye, with bright phosphenes and pain on eye rotation. Only central (2-3 degrees radius) vision recovered in the following months...
  43. ncbi Effect of chronic hyperoxia on young and old rat carotid body ultrastructure
    C Di Giulio
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    Exp Gerontol 33:319-29. 1998
    ..In conclusion, hyperoxia seems to affect the oxygen-sensitive mechanism in the carotid body cells, and the reduced effects shown in the old rat CBs suggest an age-related decreased sensitivity to oxygen...
  44. ncbi Direct immunofluorescence diagnosis of pemphigus without biopsy
    C Feliciani
    Department of Dermatology, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    J Cutan Med Surg 2:209-11. 1998
    ..The suction-blister-method splits the skin at the lamina lucida and it is possible with a scalpel to separate the entire epidermis from the dermis...
  45. ncbi Increased levels of soluble P-selectin in hypercholesterolemic patients
    G Davi
    Department of Medicine, University of Chieti G D Annunzio School of Medicine, Italy
    Circulation 97:953-7. 1998
    ..P-selectin may play an important role in the pathogenesis of multicellular events, including atherosclerosis. We studied the impact of hypercholesterolemia and oxidative stress on plasma levels of P-selectin...
  46. pmc Impairment of myocardial contractility by anticancer anthracyclines: role of secondary alcohol metabolites and evidence of reduced toxicity by a novel disaccharide analogue
    G Minotti
    Department of Drug Sciences, G D Annunzio University School of Pharmacy, Via dei Vestini, 66013 Chieti, Italy
    Br J Pharmacol 134:1271-8. 2001
    ..A combination of reduced uptake and limited conversion to alcohol metabolite formation might therefore render MEN 10755 more cardiac tolerable than DOX and EPI...
  47. ncbi Doxorubicin irreversibly inactivates iron regulatory proteins 1 and 2 in cardiomyocytes: evidence for distinct metabolic pathways and implications for iron-mediated cardiotoxicity of antitumor therapy
    G Minotti
    Department of Drug Sciences, G D Annunzio University School of Pharmacy, 66013 Chieti, Italy
    Cancer Res 61:8422-8. 2001
    ..This information serves guidelines for designing anthracyclines that spare iron homeostasis and induce less severe cardiotoxicity...
  48. ncbi Paroxysmal tonic upgaze of childhood: effect of age-of-onset on prognosis
    A Verrotti
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Italy
    Acta Paediatr 90:1343-5. 2001
    ..Only one child had pathologic interictal EEG with temporo-occipital spikes, which persisted after the offset of the disease...
  49. ncbi Increased platelet phosphatidylserine exposure and caspase activation in chronic uremia
    M Bonomini
    Institute of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    J Thromb Haemost 2:1275-81. 2004
    ..This process seems to be causally linked to an increase in caspase-3 activity, particularly during platelet activation...
  50. ncbi In vitro effects of platinum compounds on lymphocyte proliferation and cytokine release
    Mario Di Gioacchino
    Department of Medicine and Science of Ageing, G D Annunzio University of Chieti, Italy
    Ann Clin Lab Sci 34:195-202. 2004
    ..These results indicate that certain Pt salts affect lymphocyte proliferation and cytokine release. The intracellular mechanisms responsible for such effects have not been identified...
  51. ncbi Obesity and plasma concentrations of alpha-tocopherol and beta-carotene in epileptic girls treated with valproate
    Alberto Verrotti
    Department of Medicine, Section of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Neuroendocrinology 79:157-62. 2004
    ..In conclusion, the data suggest that epileptic patients who gain weight after VPA therapy have reduced plasma concentrations of antioxidant vitamins and that these reductions are reversible after VPA withdrawal...
  52. ncbi Cyclooxygenase-2 and 5-lipoxygenase converging functions on cell proliferation and tumor angiogenesis: implications for cancer therapy
    Mario Romano
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University G D Annunzio, Ce S I, 66013 Chieti, Italy
    FASEB J 17:1986-95. 2003
    ..In this article we will review evidence of COX-2 and 5-LO involvement in cancer pathobiology, propose a model of integrated control of cell proliferation by these enzymes, and discuss the pharmacologic implications of this model...
  53. ncbi Additional investigation on the potentiation of phenytoin teratogenicity by fluconazole
    Gian Mario Tiboni
    Sezione di Ostetricia e Ginecologia, Dipartimento di Medicina e Scienze dell Invecchiamento, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita, Ospedale Via dei Vestini, 66013 Chieti, Italy
    Toxicol Lett 145:219-29. 2003
    ..These results further argue against a role for CYP system in teratogenic bioactivation of PHT...
  54. ncbi NF-kappaB activation plays an antiapoptotic role in human leukemic K562 cells exposed to ionizing radiation
    Amelia Cataldi
    Dipartimento di Biomorfologia, Universita G D Annunzio, 66100 Chieti, Italy
    J Cell Biochem 89:956-63. 2003
    ..Thus NF-kappaB activation explains the resistance displayed by K562 to IR and drug potential interference directed to this protein could overcome apoptosis resistance in clinical settings...
  55. ncbi TGF-beta 1 modulation of IGF-I signaling pathway in rat thyroid epithelial cells
    Gabriella Mincione
    Dipartimento di Oncologia e Neuroscienze, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita G D Annunzio, Via dei Vestini, 31, Chieti, Italy
    Exp Cell Res 287:411-23. 2003
    ..Taken together, these findings provide a molecular basis for the growth-inhibitory action of TGF-beta 1 on the IGF-I-induced mitogenic effect...
  56. ncbi Brachiocephalic trunk partial clamping for total ascending aorta replacement without circulatory arrest
    Antonio M Calafiore
    Department of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 75:1337. 2003
    ..This technique was used in 8 consecutive patients in the first 3 months of 2002. None of them experienced any complication...
  57. ncbi Mirtazapine induces REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD) in parkinsonism
    M Onofrj
    Department of Oncology and Neuroscience, University G D Annunzio, Pescara, Italy
    Neurology 60:113-5. 2003
    ..These disturbances resolved with drug discontinuation, and remained resolved by 12- to 24-month follow-up, suggesting that RBD can be triggered by a drug lacking anticholinergic activity...
  58. ncbi Urinary excretion of lipoxin A(4) and related compounds: development of new extraction techniques for lipoxins
    Mario Romano
    Center of Excellence of Aging, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    Lab Invest 82:1253-4. 2002
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  59. ncbi Expression of glycoprotein 90K in human malignant pleural mesothelioma: correlation with patient survival
    L Strizzi
    Department of Oncology and Neurosciences, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    J Pathol 197:218-23. 2002
    ..3 microg/ml (log rank, p<0.05). This is the first report in MM of the expression of 90K and of its potential diagnostic and prognostic application...
  60. ncbi Prevalence of p53, bcl-2, and Ki-67 immunoreactivity and of apoptosis in normal oral epithelium and in premalignant and malignant lesions of the oral cavity
    Adriano Piattelli
    Oral Medicine and Pathology, Dental School, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 60:532-40. 2002
    ..There is an increased awareness of the importance of apoptosis in cancerogenesis, and a strong correlation of Ki-67 with high tumor grade has been reported...
  61. ncbi Serum angiogenin concentrations in young patients with diabetes mellitus
    F Chiarelli
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 32:110-4. 2002
    ..Angiogenin serum levels were measured in a large group of type 1 diabetic young patients, looking at whether increased Angiogenin concentrations are associated with long-term glycemic control and microvascular complications...
  62. ncbi Hollow implants retrieved for fracture: a light and scanning electron microscope analysis of 4 cases
    A Piattelli
    Dental School, University of Chieti, Italy
    J Periodontol 69:185-9. 1998
    ..In hollow implants the holes could represent a site of less resistance...