University of Milan

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Organization: University of Milan
Country: Italy

Top Publications

  1. doi Diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhosis by dynamic contrast imaging: the importance of tumor cell differentiation
    Massimo Iavarone
    1st Division of Gastroenterology, Center for Liver Diseases, Milan, Italy
    Hepatology 52:1723-30. 2010
  2. ncbi Effects of the beach chair position, positive end-expiratory pressure, and pneumoperitoneum on respiratory function in morbidly obese patients during anesthesia and paralysis
    Franco Valenza
    Istituto di Anestesia e Rianimazione, Fondazione Ospedale Maggiore, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Anesthesiology 107:725-32. 2007
  3. ncbi Guidelines for neuropathologic diagnostics of perinatal unexpected loss and sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS): a technical protocol
    Luigi Matturri
    Institute of Pathology, University of Milan, Via della Commenda, Milan, Italy
    Virchows Arch 452:19-25. 2008
  4. ncbi Lack of rapid virological response predicts interferon-alpha2b/ribavirin therapy failure in HCV genotype 2 patients: a single-centre study
    Maria Grazia Rumi
    AM Et A Migliavacca Centre for Liver Disease, Division of Gastroenterology, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Antivir Ther 12:1033-40. 2007
  5. ncbi Is your choice my choice? The owners' effect on pet dogs' (Canis lupus familiaris) performance in a food choice task
    E Prato-Previde
    Istituto di Psicologia, Universita di Milano, Via T Pini 1, 20134 Milan, Italy
    Anim Cogn 11:167-74. 2008
  6. ncbi Efficacy of a slow-release formulation of lanreotide (Autogel) 120 mg) in patients with acromegaly previously treated with octreotide long acting release (LAR): an open, multicentre longitudinal study
    C L Ronchi
    Department of Medical Sciences, University of Milan, Unit of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 67:512-9. 2007
  7. ncbi [Proposal for a protocol for the staging of incontinentia pigmenti in pediatric age]
    D Portaleone
    Seconda Clinica Pediatrica G e D De Marchi, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italy
    Minerva Pediatr 59:255-65. 2007
  8. ncbi Developmental expression of tryptophan hydroxylase gene in Ciona intestinalis
    Roberta Pennati
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Milano, Via Celoria 26, 20133 Milano, Italy
    Dev Genes Evol 217:307-13. 2007
  9. ncbi Customized imaging for children and obese people: key issues and strategies
    Giovanni Lucignani
    Institute of Radiological Sciences, University of Milan, Via di Rudinì, 8, 20142 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 33:1364-8. 2006
  10. ncbi Integrated use of biomarkers and bioaccumulation data in Zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) for site-specific quality assessment
    A Binelli
    Department of Biology, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Biomarkers 11:428-48. 2006

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  1. doi Diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhosis by dynamic contrast imaging: the importance of tumor cell differentiation
    Massimo Iavarone
    1st Division of Gastroenterology, Center for Liver Diseases, Milan, Italy
    Hepatology 52:1723-30. 2010
    ..01). Among 1- to 2-cm tumors, the radiological diagnosis was achieved in two of 16 grade I and 17 of 31 grade II-III tumors (P = 0.006)...
  2. ncbi Effects of the beach chair position, positive end-expiratory pressure, and pneumoperitoneum on respiratory function in morbidly obese patients during anesthesia and paralysis
    Franco Valenza
    Istituto di Anestesia e Rianimazione, Fondazione Ospedale Maggiore, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Anesthesiology 107:725-32. 2007
    ..The authors studied the effects of the beach chair (BC) position, 10 cm H2O positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP), and pneumoperitoneum on respiratory function in morbidly obese patients undergoing laparoscopic gastric banding...
  3. ncbi Guidelines for neuropathologic diagnostics of perinatal unexpected loss and sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS): a technical protocol
    Luigi Matturri
    Institute of Pathology, University of Milan, Via della Commenda, Milan, Italy
    Virchows Arch 452:19-25. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi Lack of rapid virological response predicts interferon-alpha2b/ribavirin therapy failure in HCV genotype 2 patients: a single-centre study
    Maria Grazia Rumi
    AM Et A Migliavacca Centre for Liver Disease, Division of Gastroenterology, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Antivir Ther 12:1033-40. 2007
    ..The analysis of 'real-life' HCV-2 patients might help define the effectiveness of anti-HCV therapy and the role of response moderators...
  5. ncbi Is your choice my choice? The owners' effect on pet dogs' (Canis lupus familiaris) performance in a food choice task
    E Prato-Previde
    Istituto di Psicologia, Universita di Milano, Via T Pini 1, 20134 Milan, Italy
    Anim Cogn 11:167-74. 2008
    ..These results provide evidence that dogs can be influenced by their owners even when their indications are clearly in contrast with direct perceptual information, thus leading dogs to ultimately make counterproductive choices...
  6. ncbi Efficacy of a slow-release formulation of lanreotide (Autogel) 120 mg) in patients with acromegaly previously treated with octreotide long acting release (LAR): an open, multicentre longitudinal study
    C L Ronchi
    Department of Medical Sciences, University of Milan, Unit of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 67:512-9. 2007
    ..5 microg/l; 1 < GH <or= 2.5 microg/l; GH <or= 1 microg/l, respectively). ATG120 was given for a further two to three doses, with a final assessment (Period 2) at Week 34, 36 or 42...
  7. ncbi [Proposal for a protocol for the staging of incontinentia pigmenti in pediatric age]
    D Portaleone
    Seconda Clinica Pediatrica G e D De Marchi, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italy
    Minerva Pediatr 59:255-65. 2007
    ..We present a diagnostic protocol for IP and a meta-analysis of the clinical spectrum of IP in 82 patients cited by MEDLINE in the European literature from 2000 to 2006...
  8. ncbi Developmental expression of tryptophan hydroxylase gene in Ciona intestinalis
    Roberta Pennati
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Milano, Via Celoria 26, 20133 Milano, Italy
    Dev Genes Evol 217:307-13. 2007
    ..Moreover, we discussed the involvement of serotonin in the control of larval locomotory activity...
  9. ncbi Customized imaging for children and obese people: key issues and strategies
    Giovanni Lucignani
    Institute of Radiological Sciences, University of Milan, Via di Rudinì, 8, 20142 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 33:1364-8. 2006
  10. ncbi Integrated use of biomarkers and bioaccumulation data in Zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) for site-specific quality assessment
    A Binelli
    Department of Biology, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Biomarkers 11:428-48. 2006
    ....
  11. ncbi Elevated maternal levels of the long pentraxin 3 (PTX3) in preeclampsia and intrauterine growth restriction
    Irene Cetin
    Institute of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1347-53. 2006
    ..We investigated pentraxin 3 levels in preeclampsia and intrauterine growth restriction, pregnancy conditions related to altered placentation...
  12. ncbi The prediction of parturition date in canine pregnancy
    G C Luvoni
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Reprod Domest Anim 41:27-32. 2006
    ..In fact, by ultrasonographic measurements of the extra-foetal and foetal structures an accurate prediction can be made both in early and late pregnancy...
  13. ncbi [Questionnaire for the mobbing risk: CDL2.0]
    R Gilioli
    Consorzio ISPESL ICP per il Centro di Collaborazione con l Organizzazione Mondiale della Sanità per la Medicina del Lavoro e l Igiene Industriale, Clinica del Lavoro Luigi Devoto, Milano
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 27:385-91. 2005
    ..The study reveals some limits in the selection of the two samples thus needing some adjustment. However, the questionnaire, also in the present form, can be considered a tool able to detect the mobbing situations...
  14. ncbi [Syncope and work. STePS study (Short Term Prognosis of Syncope)]
    F Barbic
    Unità Sincopi, Medicina IIa, Ospedale L Sacco, Universita di Milano
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 27:272-4. 2005
    ..Therefore, syncope management is a major problem for occupational medicine, converning the general safety at work...
  15. doi Occlusal morphology 1 year after orthodontic and surgical-orthodontic therapy
    Claudia Dellavia
    Department of Human Morphology, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Angle Orthod 78:25-31. 2008
    ..To evaluate morphologic characteristics of occlusion (contact points, contact areas, and frequency of contact) in clinically successful patients 1 year after orthodontic and surgical-orthodontic therapy followed by passive retention...
  16. doi Synthesis of novel pyrrolo[3,4-d]pyrazole-dicarboxylic acids and evaluation of their interaction with glutamate receptors
    Paola Conti
    Istituto di Chimica Farmaceutica e Tossicologica Pietro Pratesi, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via Mangiagalli 25, I 20133 Milano
    Chem Biodivers 5:657-63. 2008
    ..The biological activity is due to the interaction with the orthosteric glutamate binding site...
  17. doi Evidence of testicular dysgenesis syndrome in the dog
    V Grieco
    Department of Animal Pathology, Hygiene and Veterinary Public Health, Division of Veterinary and Avian Pathology, Section of Anatomic Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Milan, Via Celoria 10, Milan, Italy
    Theriogenology 70:53-60. 2008
    ..A larger study is needed to better evaluate the actual incidence of TDS in canines, its clinical consequences, and the possible underlying pathogenic factors...
  18. doi Treatment of late-stage Freiburg's disease using a temporary metal interpositional device
    V Sansone
    Universita degli Studi di Milano, Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi, Milan, Italy
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 92:807-10. 2010
    ..We describe the results of the surgical treatment of ten consecutive patients with advanced stage Freiburg's disease (Smillie's stage V), using a technique that has not been published previously...
  19. doi Italian validation of INQoL, a quality of life questionnaire for adults with muscle diseases
    V A Sansone
    Department Neurology, University of Milan, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 17:1178-87. 2010
    ..The purpose of our work was: (i) To validate INQoL in Italy on a larger sample of adult patients with muscle diseases (ii) to compare INQoL to SF-36...
  20. doi Effect of Fe deficiency on mitochondrial alternative NAD(P)H dehydrogenases in cucumber roots
    Gianpiero Vigani
    Dipartimento di Produzione Vegetale, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via Celoria 2, 20133 Milano, Italy
    J Plant Physiol 167:666-9. 2010
    ..The data presented support, for the first time, the hypothesis that Fe deficiency induces the alternative NAD(P)H dehydrogenases, bypassing the impaired complex I...
  21. doi Endometrial cytology and computerized morphometric analysis of epithelial nuclei: a useful tool for reproductive diagnosis in the bitch
    D Groppetti
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Science, Reproduction Unit, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Theriogenology 73:927-41. 2010
    ..Furthermore, this system was demonstrated to be a valid support to diagnose and distinguish uterine disorders...
  22. doi Interaction between double helix DNA fragments and the new antitumor agent sabarubicin, Men10755
    Stefania Mazzini
    Dipartimento di Scienze Molecolari Agroalimentari, Universita di Milano, Via Celoria 2, 20133 Milano, Italy
    Bioorg Med Chem 18:1497-506. 2010
    ..NMR-DOSY experiments were performed with several drug/oligonucleotide mixtures in order to determine the structure and the dimension of the aggregates...
  23. ncbi Molecular characterization and phylogenetic analysis of human influenza A viruses in three consecutive seasons with different epidemiological profiles
    E Pariani
    Department of Public Health Microbiology Virology, University of Milan, Italy
    J Prev Med Hyg 50:113-6. 2009
    ..Influenza activity and influenza virus circulation were observed in Lombardy (northern Italy) during three consecutive seasons and the molecular characteristics of circulating viruses analysed to control for introduction of new variants...
  24. pmc Outcome of nonerosive gastro-esophageal reflux disease patients with pathological acid exposure
    Fabio Pace
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Clinical Sciences, L Sacco University Hospital, Milano, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 15:5700-5. 2009
    ..To assess the management and outcome of nonerosive gastro-esophageal reflux disease (NERD) patients who were identified retrospectively, after a 5-year follow-up...
  25. doi Administration of Bacillus coagulans in calves: recovery from faecal samples and evaluation of functional aspects of spores
    Barbara Ripamonti
    Department of Veterinary Science and Technology for Food Safety, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Vet Res Commun 33:991-1001. 2009
    ..The results further elucidate the fate of spore formers administered to calves, and this will help in the development of new species-specific nutritional strategies...
  26. doi Usutu virus in wild birds in northern Italy
    G Manarolla
    Dipartimento di Patologia Animale, Igiene e Sanita Pubblica Veterinaria, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via Celoria 10, 20133 Milano, Italy
    Vet Microbiol 141:159-63. 2010
    ..Sequencing of the amplification products revealed 99.8-100% nucleotide identity of the Italian USUV strains to those from other central European countries...
  27. doi Complementary and alternative medical therapies used by children with cancer treated at an Italian pediatric oncology unit
    Carlo Alfredo Clerici
    Pediatric Oncology Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 53:599-604. 2009
    ..The present study was designed to establish the prevalence of CAM usage at an Italian pediatric oncology department, and the reasons why patients used these unconventional therapies...
  28. doi Tests of coagulation in liver disease
    Armando Tripodi
    Angelo Bianchi Bonomi Hemophilia and Thrombosis Center, Department of Internal Medicine, University Medical School and IRCCS Maggiore Hospital, Mangiagalli and Regina Elena Foundation, Via Pace 9, 20122 Milano, Italy
    Clin Liver Dis 13:55-61. 2009
    ..Alternative tests more closely mimicking what occurs in vivo should be developed and investigated in appropriate clinical trials to determine their value in the management of bleeding in cirrhosis...
  29. doi A paramutation phenomenon is involved in the genetics of maize low phytic acid1-241 (lpa1-241) trait
    R Pilu
    Dipartimento di Produzione Vegetale, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via Celoria 2, Milan, Italy
    Heredity (Edinb) 102:236-45. 2009
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of a paramutagenic activity not involving flavonoid biosynthesis in maize, but regarding a key enzyme of an important metabolic pathway in plants...
  30. pmc Proteome changes in the skin of the grape cultivar Barbera among different stages of ripening
    Alfredo S Negri
    Dipartimento di Produzione Vegetale, University of Milan, Via Celoria 2, 20133 Milano, Italy
    BMC Genomics 9:378. 2008
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  31. ncbi Postural constraints to coupling of ipsilateral hand-foot movements
    Fausto Baldissera
    Institute of Human Physiology II, Univeristy of Milan, Italy
    Neuroreport 16:1615-9. 2005
    ..These activities, described here as anticipatory postural adjustments, are distributed to forearm muscles so as to favour isodirectional and hinder antidirectional hand-foot coupling, both when the hand is prone and when it is supine...
  32. ncbi Technical tricks for radical but conservative liver resection. The ultrasound guidance
    G Torzilli
    3rd Department of General Surgery Unit, Faculty of Medicine Humanitas Clinical Institute, IRCCS, University of Milan, Rozzano, Italy
    Minerva Chir 60:159-65. 2005
    ..Tricks for safe and radical IOUS-guided liver resections are here discussed...
  33. ncbi An ultrastructural study of connective tissue in mollusc integument: II. Gastropoda
    A Bairati
    Dipartimento di Fisiologia e Biochimica Generali, Sezione di Istologia e Anatomia Umana, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Italy
    Tissue Cell 33:426-38. 2001
    ..No differences or gradations in integumental SEC structure could be related to the phylogenetic position of the species examined...
  34. ncbi Rosuvastatin demonstrates greater reduction of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol compared with pravastatin and simvastatin in hypercholesterolaemic patients: a randomized, double-blind study
    R Paoletti
    Department of Pharmacological Sciences, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Risk 8:383-90. 2001
    ..Rosuvastatin (Crestor), a new, highly efficacious statin, has demonstrated dose-dependent low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) reductions of up to 65% in a dose-ranging programme with doses of 1 to 80 mg...
  35. ncbi Laboratory control of oral anticoagulant treatment by the INR system in patients with the antiphospholipid syndrome and lupus anticoagulant. Results of a collaborative study involving nine commercial thromboplastins
    A Tripodi
    The Angelo Bianchi Bonomi Haemophilia and Thrombosis Centre, Department of Internal Medicine, University and IRCCS Maggiore Hospital, Milano, Italy
    Br J Haematol 115:672-8. 2001
    ..New thromboplastins, especially those made of relipidated tissue factor, should be checked for their responsiveness to LA before they are used to monitor oral anticoagulant treatment in patients with APS...
  36. ncbi Decreased EMG inhibition following electrical stimulation over muscle tendons in myopathies
    A Priori
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Universita di Milano, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore di Milano, Via F Sforza 35, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 112:1931-5. 2001
    ..To assess the central EMG inhibitory action of tendon afferent input in muscle diseases...
  37. ncbi Multifocal motor neuropathy
    E Nobile-Orazio
    Giorgio Spagnol Service of Clinical Neuroimmunology, Dino Ferrari Centre, Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Milan, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Francesco Sforza 35, 20122, Milan, Italy
    J Neuroimmunol 115:4-18. 2001
    ..Even if many progresses have been made on the diagnosis and therapy of MMN, there are still several issues on the nosological position, etiopathogenesis and long-term treatment of this neuropathy that need to be clarified...
  38. ncbi Macrophage preconditioning with synthetic malaria pigment reduces cytokine production via heme iron-dependent oxidative stress
    D Taramelli
    Istituto di Microbiologia, Universita di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Lab Invest 80:1781-8. 2000
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  39. ncbi Low density lipoprotein oxidation, antioxidants, and atherosclerosis
    A L Catapano
    Institute of Pharmacological Sciences, University of Milan, Italy
    Curr Opin Cardiol 15:355-63. 2000
    ..When it becomes possible to monitor the efficacy of any antioxidant therapy with validated markers of oxidation, the potential influence of vitamins and antioxidants on coronary artery disease will eventually be resolved...
  40. ncbi Olive oils rich in natural catecholic phenols decrease isoprostane excretion in humans
    F Visioli
    Institute of Pharmacological Sciences, Milan, Italy
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 278:797-9. 2000
    ..The statistically significant negative correlation between 8-iso-PGF(2alpha) and HValc urinary concentrations suggests that this metabolite better reflects the in vivo activities of hydroxytyrosol...
  41. ncbi Effect of seasonality on abomasal helminth community in alpine ibex (Capra ibex ibex)
    E Zaffaroni
    Istituto di Patologia Generale Veterinaria, Universita di Milano, Italy
    Parassitologia 41:567-72. 1999
    ..These results suggest that seasonal factors determine the community composition while host control can act as a filter maintaining a stable community structure...
  42. pmc Phenylarsine oxide inhibits the fusicoccin-induced activation of plasma membrane H(+)-ATPase
    C Olivari
    Dipartimento di Biologia dell Università degli Studi di Milano, Centro di Studio del Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche per la Biologia Cellulare e Molecolare delle Piante, via G Celoria 26, I 20133 Milano, Italy
    Plant Physiol 122:463-70. 2000
    ....
  43. ncbi Clozapine lacks previous clinical efficacy when restarted after a period of discontinuation: a case series
    B Grassi
    Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Psychiatry Branch, University of Medical School, H S Paolo, Milan, Italy
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 9:479-81. 1999
    ..Soon after their relapse they were again treated with clozapine: follow-up of these patients showed that clozapine partially lost its clinical efficacy since all three patients got worse compared with their initial clinical response...
  44. ncbi Epidermal growth factor as a local mediator of the neurotrophic action of vitamin B(12) (cobalamin) in the rat central nervous system
    G Scalabrino
    Institutes of General Pathology, Human Anatomy, Medical Sciences, and Human Physiology II, Faculty of Medicine, University of Milan, Milano, Italy Gife Laboratory, Lugano, Switzerland
    FASEB J 13:2083-90. 1999
    ..It thus appears that Cbl inversely regulates the expression of EGF and TNF-alpha genes in the CNS of TGX rats...
  45. ncbi Comparison of RT-PCR with other diagnostic assays for rapid detection of influenza viruses
    F Pregliasco
    Istituto di Virologia, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    J Med Virol 56:168-73. 1998
    ....
  46. ncbi Redox-coupled proton pumping activity in cytochrome b6f, as evidenced by the pH dependence of electron transfer in whole cells of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii
    Giovanni Finazzi
    Centro di Studio del CNR sulla Biologia Cellulare e Molecolare delle Piante, Dipartimento di Biologia dell Università di Milano, Via Celoria 26, Milan 20133, Italy
    Biochemistry 41:7475-82. 2002
    ..Its involvement in gating the redox-coupled proton pumping activity is also shown...
  47. ncbi Laboratory-scale trials of electrolytic treatment on industrial wastewaters: microbiological aspects
    E Zanardini
    Department of Food Science Technology and Microbiology, Agricultural Faculty, University of Milan, Italy
    J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 37:1463-81. 2002
    ..Consideration was also given to the total copper released from the electrodes and its recovery using iron electrodes...
  48. ncbi Bactericidal activity of levofloxacin, gatifloxacin, penicillin, meropenem and rokitamycin against Bacillus anthracis clinical isolates
    Lorenzo Drago
    Laboratory of Clinical Microbiology, L Sacco Teaching Hospital, University of Milan, Via GB Grassi 74, 20157 Milan, Italy
    J Antimicrob Chemother 50:1059-63. 2002
    ....
  49. ncbi Pharmacokinetic of cyclosporine microemulsion in pediatric kidney recipients receiving A quadruple immunosuppressive regimen: the value of C2 blood levels
    Mariano Ferraresso
    Vascular Surgery and Kidney Transplant Unit, Department of General Surgery and Organ Transplantation, IRCCS, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy
    Transplantation 79:1164-8. 2005
    ..A prospective multicenter trial was designed to address the question whether C2 blood level monitoring of cyclosporine microemulsion therapy is feasible in the pediatric setting...
  50. ncbi Distribution of Aquaporin 4 in rodent spinal cord: relationship with astrocyte markers and chondroitin sulfate proteoglycans
    Laura Vitellaro-Zuccarello
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biomolecolari e Biotecnologie, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Glia 51:148-59. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that different mechanisms may contribute to the regulation of water homeostasis in different spinal cord regions...
  51. ncbi Prone position delays the progression of ventilator-induced lung injury in rats: does lung strain distribution play a role?
    Franco Valenza
    Universita degli Studi di Milano, Istituto di Anestesia e Rianimazione, Ospedale Maggiore di Milano IRCCS, Via F Sforza 35, 20122 Milano, Italy
    Crit Care Med 33:361-7. 2005
    ..To investigate if prone position delays the progression of experimental ventilator-induced lung injury, possibly due to a more homogeneous distribution of strain within lung parenchyma...
  52. ncbi Clinical diagnosis of von Willebrand disease
    A B Federici
    Angelo Bianchi Bonomi Haemophilia Thrombosis Center, Department of Internal Medicine and Dermatology, IRCCS Maggiore Hospital and University of Milan, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Haemophilia 10:169-76. 2004
    ..In a more recent Italian prospective study (815/1234 cases observed for 1 year in 6/16 Italian centres), only 147 (18%) VWD patients showed bleeding episodes (n = 318) and minor or major surgeries (n = 87)...
  53. ncbi Bioavailability of carotenoids from spinach and tomatoes
    P Riso
    Department of Food Science, Technology and Microbiology, Division of Human Nutrition, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 14:150-6. 2004
    ..This was designed to evaluate the effects on plasma carotenoid concentrations of a daily consumption of spinach (rich in lutein and beta-carotene), alone or together with lycopene-rich tomato puree...
  54. ncbi Ser128Arg gene polymorphism for E-selectin and severity of atherosclerotic arterial disease
    G Ghilardi
    General Surgery Unit, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry, University of Milan, S Paolo Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 45:143-7. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to assess E-selectin Ser128Arg polymorphism in subjects with clinical and instrumental evidence of atherosclerosis and to analyze the correlations with clinical severity...
  55. ncbi Morphostructural damage and the inhibition of bacterial adhesiveness of Staphylococcus aureus and Moraxella catarrhalis induced by moxifloxacin
    P C Braga
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, University of Milan, Italy
    J Chemother 15:543-50. 2003
    ..Our findings suggest that less than conventional MIC moxifloxacin concentrations may be effective in reducing bacterial adhesiveness and structural integrity on which the maintenance of bacterial activity depends...
  56. ncbi Colorectal carcinoma susceptibility and metastases are associated with matrix metalloproteinase-7 promoter polymorphisms
    Giorgio Ghilardi
    Dipartimento MCO, Clinica Chirurgica Generale, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Polo S Paolo, Via A Di Rudini 8, I 20142 Milan, Italy
    Clin Chem 49:1940-2. 2003
  57. ncbi Intimal preatherosclerotic thickening of the coronary arteries in human fetuses of smoker mothers
    L Matturri
    Institute of Pathology, State University of Milan, Via della Commenda 19, 20122 Milan, Italy
    J Thromb Haemost 1:2234-8. 2003
    ..Many studies have described the development of preatherosclerotic coronary artery lesions in infancy. The observations reported in the literature regarding the fetal origin of coronary artery lesions are rare and controversial...
  58. ncbi Meiosis resumption of canine oocytes cultured in the isolated oviduct
    G C Luvoni
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Milan, Italy
    Reprod Domest Anim 38:410-4. 2003
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  59. ncbi Poly(lactide-co-glycolide) microspheres containing bupivacaine: comparison between gamma and beta irradiation effects
    L Montanari
    Istituto di Chimica Farmaceutica e Tossicologica, Via le Abruzzi 42, 20131 Milan, Italy
    J Control Release 90:281-90. 2003
    ..AFM revealed that the surface roughness of the irradiated microspheres increases depending on irradiation. As such, if a parameter is quantifiable, it is proposed as a marker of degradation due to ionizing radiation...
  60. ncbi Hypertension and concurrent arrhythmias
    Federico Lombardi
    Cardiologia, Dipartimento di Medicina, Chirurgia e Odontoiatria, Osp San Paolo, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 9:1703-13. 2003
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  61. ncbi Glutamate 59 is critical for transport function of the amino acid cotransporter KAAT1
    V Franca Sacchi
    Institute of General Physiology and Biological Chemistry, University of Milano, Via Trentacoste 2, 20134 Milan, Italy
    Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 285:C623-32. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the results presented indicate that glutamate 59 plays a critical role in the three-dimensional organization of KAAT1...
  62. pmc Human T-lymphotropic virus type 2 (HTLV-2) provirus in circulating cells of the monocyte/macrophage lineage in patients dually infected with human immunodeficiency virus type 1 and HTLV-2 and having predominantly sensory polyneuropathy
    G Zehender
    Istituto di Malattie Infettive e Tropicali, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    J Virol 72:7664-8. 1998
    ..HTLV-2 DNA and RNA were found in CD8- and CD19-positive cells, and, for patients with PSP, in CD14-positive cells as well. Furthermore, the patients with PSP had higher proviral loads than those without PSP...

Research Grants11

  1. Menopause: Decreased Response to Increasing Inflammation
    ADRIANA CATERINA MAGGI; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  2. Menopause: Decreased Response to Increasing Inflammation
    Adriana Maggi; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  3. Pathogenesis of leukoencephalopathies in HIV+ patients
    Pasquale Ferrante; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  4. Pathogenesis of leukoencephalopathies in HIV+ patients
    Pasquale Ferrante; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  5. Leukoencephalopathy in HAART-treated HIV-1+ Patients
    Pasquale Ferrante; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The use of DNA microarray technology will provide us with compelling information on the profile of cellular gene expression in immune cells of AIDS patients with fast and slow progressing PML, as well as those exhibiting NDLE. ..