Marco Atteritano

Summary

Affiliation: University of Messina
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of the phytoestrogen genistein on some predictors of cardiovascular risk in osteopenic, postmenopausal women: a two-year randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Marco Atteritano
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Messina, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:3068-75. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Effects of phytoestrogen genistein on cytogenetic biomarkers in postmenopausal women: 1 year randomized, placebo-controlled study
    Marco Atteritano
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Messina, Italy
    Eur J Pharmacol 589:22-6. 2008
  3. doi request reprint The ESR2 AluI 1730G>A (rs4986938) gene polymorphism is associated with fibrinogen plasma levels in postmenopausal women
    Herbert Marini
    Department of Biochemical, Physiological and Nutritional Sciences, University of Messina, AOU Policlinico G Martino, Via C Valeria, Messina, Italy
    Gene 508:206-10. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Breast safety and efficacy of genistein aglycone for postmenopausal bone loss: a follow-up study
    Herbert Marini
    Department of Biochemical, Physiological and Nutritional Sciences, Section of Physiology and Human Nutrition, University of Messina, 98125 Messina, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:4787-96. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Genistein aglycone does not affect thyroid function: results from a three-year, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Alessandra Bitto
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine and Pharmacology, Section of Pharmacology, University of Messina, 98125 Messina, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:3067-72. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of the phytoestrogen genistein on bone metabolism in osteopenic postmenopausal women: a randomized trial
    Herbert Marini
    Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Policlinico G Martino, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Ann Intern Med 146:839-47. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Visfatin correlates with hot flashes in postmenopausal women with metabolic syndrome: effects of genistein
    Alessandra Bitto
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Messina, Torre Biologica 5th Floor, c o AOU Policlinico G Martino, Via C Valeria Gazzi, 98125, Messina, Italy
    Endocrine . 2016
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of the phytoestrogen genistein on hot flushes, endometrium, and vaginal epithelium in postmenopausal women: a 1-year randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Maria Letizia Cannata
    Department of Obstetrical and Gynaecological Sciences, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Menopause 14:648-55. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Bone mineral density, quantitative ultrasound parameters and bone metabolism in postmenopausal women with depression
    Marco Atteritano
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Messina, Policlinico G Martino, Via C Valeria 1, 98123, Messina, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 8:485-91. 2013
  10. doi request reprint The ESR2 AluI gene polymorphism is associated with bone mineral density in postmenopausal women
    Monica Currò
    Department of Biochemical, Physiological and Nutritional Sciences, University of Messina, Via C Valeria, Policlinico G Martino, 98124 Messina, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 127:413-7. 2011

Collaborators

  • Alessandra Bitto
  • Francesco Squadrito
  • Letteria Minutoli
  • Rosario D'Anna
  • Giorgio Basile
  • Michele Buemi
  • Vincenzo Adamo
  • Salvatore Benvenga
  • Anna Meo
  • Onofrio Triolo
  • Antonino Santangelo
  • Andrea Guala
  • Herbert Marini
  • Francesca Polito
  • Domenica Altavilla
  • Antonino Catalano
  • Agostino Gaudio
  • Nicola Frisina
  • Maria Letizia Cannata
  • Antonino Lasco
  • Francesco Corrado
  • Monica Currò
  • Nunziata Morabito
  • Alessia Frisina
  • Susanna Mazzaferro
  • Elena Bianca Adamo
  • Francesco Cancellieri
  • Carla Lubrano
  • Nancy Morabito
  • Nadia Ferlazzo
  • Riccardo Ientile
  • Elena B Adamo
  • Daniela Caccamo
  • Angela Alibrandi
  • Rolando Marini
  • Steven Wilson
  • Michele Bonaiuto
  • Anastasia Xourafa
  • Rita Maria Agostino
  • Giuseppe Natale
  • Elisabetta Morini
  • Domenico Cucinotta
  • Salvatore Condello
  • Carlo Sansotta
  • Bruce P Burnett
  • Vincenzo Di Stefano
  • Marianna Faraci
  • Robert M Levy
  • Francesco Antico
  • Giovanni Baviera
  • Mariangela La Rosa
  • Darwin Melloni
  • Maria Cincotta
  • Giuseppina Anastasi
  • Aldo Trifiletti
  • Roberta Guarino
  • Maria Antonia Pizzoleo

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of the phytoestrogen genistein on some predictors of cardiovascular risk in osteopenic, postmenopausal women: a two-year randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Marco Atteritano
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Messina, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:3068-75. 2007
    ..Genistein, a soy isoflavone, has received wide attention over the last few years because of its potential preventive role for cardiovascular disease...
  2. doi request reprint Effects of phytoestrogen genistein on cytogenetic biomarkers in postmenopausal women: 1 year randomized, placebo-controlled study
    Marco Atteritano
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Messina, Italy
    Eur J Pharmacol 589:22-6. 2008
    ..The protective effect on genomic damage appears to be a particularly promising tool in reducing the risk of cancer...
  3. doi request reprint The ESR2 AluI 1730G>A (rs4986938) gene polymorphism is associated with fibrinogen plasma levels in postmenopausal women
    Herbert Marini
    Department of Biochemical, Physiological and Nutritional Sciences, University of Messina, AOU Policlinico G Martino, Via C Valeria, Messina, Italy
    Gene 508:206-10. 2012
    ..The present data strongly indicate that genotyping for the ESR2 AluI 1730G>A gene variant should be included in a screening panel for assessment of cardiovascular risk in menopausal women...
  4. doi request reprint Breast safety and efficacy of genistein aglycone for postmenopausal bone loss: a follow-up study
    Herbert Marini
    Department of Biochemical, Physiological and Nutritional Sciences, Section of Physiology and Human Nutrition, University of Messina, 98125 Messina, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:4787-96. 2008
    ..Genistein aglycone improves bone metabolism in women. However, questions about the long-term safety of genistein on breast as well as its continued efficacy still remain...
  5. doi request reprint Genistein aglycone does not affect thyroid function: results from a three-year, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Alessandra Bitto
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine and Pharmacology, Section of Pharmacology, University of Messina, 98125 Messina, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:3067-72. 2010
    ..Genistein aglycone positively affects postmenopausal symptoms. However, questions about its long-term safety on the thyroid gland still remain...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of the phytoestrogen genistein on bone metabolism in osteopenic postmenopausal women: a randomized trial
    Herbert Marini
    Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Policlinico G Martino, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Ann Intern Med 146:839-47. 2007
    ..Observational studies and small trials of short duration suggest that the isoflavone phytoestrogen genistein reduces bone loss, but the evidence is not definitive...
  7. ncbi request reprint Visfatin correlates with hot flashes in postmenopausal women with metabolic syndrome: effects of genistein
    Alessandra Bitto
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Messina, Torre Biologica 5th Floor, c o AOU Policlinico G Martino, Via C Valeria Gazzi, 98125, Messina, Italy
    Endocrine . 2016
    ..The present study suggests that visfatin plays a role in the vasomotor symptoms, at least in postmenopausal women with metabolic syndrome. Genistein may reduce HFs decreasing the circulating levels of this inflammatory adipokine...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of the phytoestrogen genistein on hot flushes, endometrium, and vaginal epithelium in postmenopausal women: a 1-year randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Maria Letizia Cannata
    Department of Obstetrical and Gynaecological Sciences, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Menopause 14:648-55. 2007
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  9. doi request reprint Bone mineral density, quantitative ultrasound parameters and bone metabolism in postmenopausal women with depression
    Marco Atteritano
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Messina, Policlinico G Martino, Via C Valeria 1, 98123, Messina, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 8:485-91. 2013
    ..Postmenopausal women with depressive disorder have an elevated risk for osteoporosis. Our data suggest that a high level of parathyroid hormone may play a role in the pathogenetic process underlying osteopenia in these patients...
  10. doi request reprint The ESR2 AluI gene polymorphism is associated with bone mineral density in postmenopausal women
    Monica Currò
    Department of Biochemical, Physiological and Nutritional Sciences, University of Messina, Via C Valeria, Policlinico G Martino, 98124 Messina, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 127:413-7. 2011
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  11. ncbi request reprint Neridronate prevents bone loss in patients receiving androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer
    Nancy Morabito
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    J Bone Miner Res 19:1766-70. 2004
    ..Neridronate, a relatively new bisphosphonate, is able to prevent bone loss in patients with prostate cancer during androgen ablation...
  12. pmc Skin Involvement and Pulmonary Hypertension Are Associated with Vitamin D Insufficiency in Scleroderma
    Marco Atteritano
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Messina, 98125 Messina, Italy
    Int J Mol Sci 17:. 2016
    ..Our data show that the systemic sclerosis group has significantly lower serum 25-hydroxivitamin D3 concentrations compared to the control group; skin involvement and pulmonary hypertension are associated with vitamin D3 insufficiency...
  13. pmc Bone mineral density, bone turnover markers and fractures in patients with systemic sclerosis: a case control study
    Marco Atteritano
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e66991. 2013
    ..The aim of our study was to elucidate the pathophysiology of systemic sclerosis-related osteoporosis and the prevalence of vertebral fragility fracture in postmenopausal women with systemic sclerosis (SSc)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Bone health assessment by quantitative ultrasound and dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry in postmenopausal women with breast cancer receiving aromatase inhibitors
    Antonino Catalano
    1Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University Hospital of Messina, Messina, Italy 2Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy 3Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Catania, Catania, Italy 4Mineral Metabolism and Nephrology Clinic of Vibo Valentia Hospital, Vibo Valentia, Italy
    Menopause . 2016
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess bone status by phalangeal QUS and by dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA), and to evaluate bone turnover in breast cancer (BC) women receiving aromatase inhibitors (AIs)...
  15. doi request reprint Vitamin D reduces musculoskeletal pain after infusion of zoledronic acid for postmenopausal osteoporosis
    Antonino Catalano
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Calcif Tissue Int 90:279-85. 2012
    ..005 vs. placebo). Our data demonstrate that cholecalciferol at a dose of 300,000 IU reduces the intensity of musculoskeletal pain after infusion of zoledronic acid for postmenopausal osteoporosis...
  16. doi request reprint Effects of strontium ranelate on markers of cardiovascular risk in postmenopausal osteoporotic women
    Marco Atteritano
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Messina, Pad C, 3rd Floor, A O U Policlinico G Martino Via C Valeria, 98125, Messina, Italy
    Endocrine 53:305-12. 2016
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  17. ncbi request reprint Osteoprotegerin and RANKL in the pathogenesis of thalassemia-induced osteoporosis: new pieces of the puzzle
    Nunziata Morabito
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    J Bone Miner Res 19:722-7. 2004
    ..These data are extremely important for the possible therapeutic use of RANKL antagonists such as OPG in thalassemia-induced osteoporosis...
  18. doi request reprint OPG and sRANKL serum concentrations in osteopenic, postmenopausal women after 2-year genistein administration
    Herbert Marini
    Department of Biochemical, Physiological and Nutritional Sciences, Section of Physiology and Human Nutrition, A O U Policlinico G Martino, Messina, Italy
    J Bone Miner Res 23:715-20. 2008
    ..Genistein, an isoflavone representing 1-5% of total phytoestrogen content in soybean products, may positively regulate cellular bone metabolism, but its mechanism of action on bone is not yet fully understood...