Andrea Sbarbati

Summary

Affiliation: University of Verona
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Expression of taste receptors in solitary chemosensory cells of rodent airways
    Marco Tizzano
    Rocky Mountain Taste and Smell Center, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO, USA
    BMC Pulm Med 11:3. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Ultrastructural phenotype of "intestinal-type" cells in columnar-lined esophagus
    A Sbarbati
    Dipartimento di Scienze Morfologico Biomediche, Universita di Verona, Italy
    Ultrastruct Pathol 26:107-11. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The taste cell-related diffuse chemosensory system
    A Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie, 8, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Prog Neurobiol 75:295-307. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Chronic nicotine treatment changes the axonal distribution of 68 kDa neurofilaments in the rat ventral tegmental area
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Medical Faculty, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Eur J Neurosci 16:877-82. 2002
  5. pmc A new fate for old cells: brush cells and related elements
    A Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Italy
    J Anat 206:349-58. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Dynamic MRI reveals that the magnitude of the ischemia-related enhancement in skeletal muscle is age-dependent
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Dipartimento di Scienze Morfologico Biomediche, Sezione di Anatomia ed Istologia, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Magn Reson Med 49:386-90. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Laryngeal chemosensory clusters
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Human Anatomy and Histology Section, University of Verona, Italy
    Chem Senses 29:683-92. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Allelochemical communication in vertebrates: kairomones, allomones and synomones
    A Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Cells Tissues Organs 183:206-19. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Solitary chemosensory cells in mammals?
    A Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Cells Tissues Organs 175:51-5. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Gluten sensitivity and 'normal' histology: is the intestinal mucosa really normal?
    A Sbarbati
    Section of Anatomy and Histology, Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 35:768-73. 2003

Detail Information

Publications112 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Expression of taste receptors in solitary chemosensory cells of rodent airways
    Marco Tizzano
    Rocky Mountain Taste and Smell Center, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO, USA
    BMC Pulm Med 11:3. 2011
    ..The objective of this study is to map the distribution of SCCs within the airways and to determine the elements of the chemosensory transduction cascade expressed in these SCCs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ultrastructural phenotype of "intestinal-type" cells in columnar-lined esophagus
    A Sbarbati
    Dipartimento di Scienze Morfologico Biomediche, Universita di Verona, Italy
    Ultrastruct Pathol 26:107-11. 2002
    ..The result of this process is the formation of new cell types dissimilar from those normally present in esophageal, gastric, or duodenal mucosa...
  3. ncbi request reprint The taste cell-related diffuse chemosensory system
    A Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie, 8, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Prog Neurobiol 75:295-307. 2005
    ..Modulation of the respiratory and digestive apparatuses through substances, which act on the molecular receptors of this chemoreceptive system, could be a new frontier in drug discovery...
  4. ncbi request reprint Chronic nicotine treatment changes the axonal distribution of 68 kDa neurofilaments in the rat ventral tegmental area
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Medical Faculty, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Eur J Neurosci 16:877-82. 2002
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  5. pmc A new fate for old cells: brush cells and related elements
    A Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Italy
    J Anat 206:349-58. 2005
    ..They seem to comprise a diffuse chemosensory system that covers large areas (probably the whole digestive and respiratory apparatuses) with analogies to chemosensory systems described in aquatic vertebrates...
  6. ncbi request reprint Dynamic MRI reveals that the magnitude of the ischemia-related enhancement in skeletal muscle is age-dependent
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Dipartimento di Scienze Morfologico Biomediche, Sezione di Anatomia ed Istologia, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Magn Reson Med 49:386-90. 2003
    ..Histological analysis of the ischemic muscles revealed that there was no evidence of significant necrosis of the muscle tissue but only a weak interstitial fibrosis; CD31-immunostaining revealed a preserved microcirculatory bed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Laryngeal chemosensory clusters
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Human Anatomy and Histology Section, University of Verona, Italy
    Chem Senses 29:683-92. 2004
    ..CCs lack pores and their delimitation from the surrounding epithelium is poorly evident. The demonstration of the existence of CCs strengthens the hypothesis of a phylogenetic link between gustatory and solitary chemosensory cells...
  8. ncbi request reprint Allelochemical communication in vertebrates: kairomones, allomones and synomones
    A Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Cells Tissues Organs 183:206-19. 2006
    ..e. kairomone, allomone and synomone) might also be used in medicine. In particular, the microchemical environment at the airway and digestive interfaces are discussed from an infochemical point of view...
  9. ncbi request reprint Solitary chemosensory cells in mammals?
    A Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Cells Tissues Organs 175:51-5. 2003
    ..However, the data from mammals and amphibia fully confirm previous findings in fish, and the use of chemical markers to study the diffuse chemosensory systems of vertebrates seems promising...
  10. ncbi request reprint Gluten sensitivity and 'normal' histology: is the intestinal mucosa really normal?
    A Sbarbati
    Section of Anatomy and Histology, Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 35:768-73. 2003
    ..Early pathogenetic events of gluten intolerance may be overlooked in patients with serologic markers of celiac disease and normal intestinal mucosa by both conventional histology and immunohistochemistry...
  11. ncbi request reprint Identification and characterization of a specific sensory epithelium in the rat larynx
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Human Anatomy and Histology Section, University of Verona, 37134 Verona, Italy
    J Comp Neurol 475:188-201. 2004
    ..The immunocytochemical and ultrastructural data suggested that SLSE is a chemoreceptor located in an optimal position for detecting substances entering the larynx from the pharynx or the trachea...
  12. pmc Subcutaneous adipose tissue classification
    A Sbarbati
    Department of Neurological, Neuropsychological, Morphological and Motor Sciences, Human Anatomy and Histology Section, University of Verona, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 54:e48. 2010
    ..The structural peculiarities of the sWAT, and particularly of its microcirculation, suggest that it could represent a privileged source for regenerative procedures based on autologous adipose tissues...
  13. pmc Cerebral cortex three-dimensional profiling in human fetuses by magnetic resonance imaging
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Italy
    J Anat 204:465-74. 2004
    ..The method provides a quantitative profiling of the brain, which allows the calculation of important morphological parameters, and it provides informative regarding transient features of the developing brain...
  14. ncbi request reprint Contrast-enhanced MRI of brown adipose tissue after pharmacological stimulation
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Italy
    Magn Reson Med 55:715-8. 2006
    ..The demonstration of greater blood flow in the muscles surrounding the IBAT than in the muscles of the anterior limb suggests that the muscles of the back operate in synergy with the IBAT...
  15. ncbi request reprint Axon-like processes in type III cells of taste organs
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Anat Rec A Discov Mol Cell Evol Biol 288:276-9. 2006
    ..Until now, it was not considered possible that epithelial receptor cells extend processes out of the epithelium...
  16. pmc The trochanteric fat pad
    P Panettiere
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche Specialistiche ed Anestesiologiche, University of Bologna, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 55:e16. 2011
    ..Resistance, dissociability, microvascular weft and high regenerative potential make the trochanteric fatty pad a privileged source for harvesting in autologous WAT-based regenerative procedures...
  17. ncbi request reprint Obesity and inflammation: evidence for an elementary lesion
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, University Hospital, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Pediatrics 117:220-3. 2006
    ..These preliminary results suggest that additional studies should be designed to clarify the cause of adipocyte fragility in obese children...
  18. ncbi request reprint Extending the enteric nervous system
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Science, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Medical Faculty, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Biomed Pharmacother 61:377-82. 2007
    ..For its characteristics, the LENS appears to be an ideal model to study the elementary connectivity of the ENS...
  19. doi request reprint Eukaryotic vs. prokaryotic chemosensory systems
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Dipartimento di Scienze Morfologico Biomediche, Sezione di Anatomia ed Istologia, Universita di Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Biomed Pharmacother 64:233-9. 2010
    ..This appears to be a fruitful field of study and future researches must consider that the mucosal epithelia possess more chemosensory capabilities than previously supposed...
  20. doi request reprint The diffuse chemosensory system: exploring the iceberg toward the definition of functional roles
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Human Anatomy and Histology Section, University of Verona, Medical Faculty, Verona, Italy
    Prog Neurobiol 91:77-89. 2010
    ..g. obesity, diabetes). A description of the functional roles of the DCS might be a first step toward the discovery of therapeutic approaches which target chemosensory mechanisms...
  21. ncbi request reprint Early antiangiogenic activity of SU11248 evaluated in vivo by dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging in an experimental model of colon carcinoma
    Pasquina Marzola
    Dipartimento di Scienze Morfologico Biomediche, Sezione di Anatomia ed Istologia, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Clin Cancer Res 11:5827-32. 2005
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  22. doi request reprint Cancer-associated stroma affects FDG uptake in experimental carcinomas. Implications for FDG-PET delineation of radiotherapy target
    Paolo Farace
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 36:616-23. 2009
    ..To analyse the influence of cancer-associated stroma on FDG-uptake in two carcinoma models characterized by different stromal degrees...
  23. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical localization of cystic fibrosis transmembrane regulator and clara cell secretory protein in taste receptor cells of rat circumvallate papillae
    Flavia Merigo
    Human Anatomy and Histology Section, Morphological Biomedical Sciences Department, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, I 37134 Verona, Italy
    Chem Senses 33:231-41. 2008
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  24. pmc Tumor vessel compression hinders perfusion of ultrasonographic contrast agents
    Mirco Galiè
    Section of Anatomy and Histology, Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Verona, Verona VR, Italy
    Neoplasia 7:528-36. 2005
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  25. doi request reprint DCE-MRI using small-molecular and albumin-binding contrast agents in experimental carcinomas with different stromal content
    Paolo Farace
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Eur J Radiol 78:52-9. 2011
    ..To compare DCE-MRI experiments performed using a standard small-molecular (Gd-DTPA) and an albumin-binding (MS-325) contrast agent in two carcinoma models with different stromal content...
  26. pmc Pilocarpine-induced status epilepticus in rats involves ischemic and excitotoxic mechanisms
    Paolo Francesco Fabene
    Section of Anatomy and Histology, Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    PLoS ONE 2:e1105. 2007
    ..Both of these degenerative pathways, as well as the widespread and severe brain damage observed, should be considered when animal model-based data are compared to human pathology...
  27. doi request reprint Early versus late GD-DTPA MRI enhancement in experimental glioblastomas
    Paolo Farace
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Magn Reson Imaging 33:550-6. 2011
    ..To compare early versus late enhancement in two glioblastoma models characterized by different infiltrative/edematous patterns...
  28. doi request reprint Tumor microvasculature observed using different contrast agents: a comparison between Gd-DTPA-Albumin and B-22956/1 in an experimental model of mammary carcinoma
    Federico Boschi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Morfologico Biomediche, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134 Verona, Italy
    MAGMA 21:169-76. 2008
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  29. ncbi request reprint Secretory cells of the airway express molecules of the chemoreceptive cascade
    Flavia Merigo
    Morphological Biomedical Sciences Department, Human Anatomy and Histology Section, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Cell Tissue Res 327:231-47. 2007
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  30. doi request reprint Amylase expression in taste receptor cells of rat circumvallate papillae
    Flavia Merigo
    Human Anatomy and Histology Section, Morphological Biomedical Sciences Department, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Cell Tissue Res 336:411-21. 2009
    ..The data suggest that amylase-positive cells constitute an additional subset of taste receptor cells also associated with chemoreceptorial and/or secretory molecules, confirming the occurrence of various pathways in taste buds...
  31. ncbi request reprint Effect of tamoxifen in an experimental model of breast tumor studied by dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging and different contrast agents
    Pasquina Marzola
    Dipartimento di Scienze Morfologico Biomediche, Sezione di Anatomia ed Istologia, Universita di Verona, Verona
    Invest Radiol 40:421-9. 2005
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  32. doi request reprint Acyl homoserine lactones induce early response in the airway
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Human Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Anat Rec (Hoboken) 292:439-48. 2009
    ..Our results show that AHL action is not limited to activation of conspecific bacteria, but also modifies innate airway defense mechanisms...
  33. ncbi request reprint The hydrolipidic ratio in age-related maturation of adipose tissues
    Isabella Cavallini
    Section of Anatomy and Histology, Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Medical Faculty, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Biomed Pharmacother 60:139-43. 2006
    ..This increase was relatively low in iBAT (40%) and high in the e/r/pWAT (204-273%). The work expand the knowledge about the physiological significance of the HLR by 1H-spectroscopy...
  34. ncbi request reprint In vivo assessment of antiangiogenic activity of SU6668 in an experimental colon carcinoma model
    Pasquina Marzola
    Dipartimento di Scienze Morfologico Biomediche, Sezione di Anatomia ed Istologia, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Clin Cancer Res 10:739-50. 2004
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Potential role of combined FDG PET/CT & contrast enhancement MRI in a rectal carcinoma model with nodal metastases characterized by a poor FDG-avidity
    Paolo Farace
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Eur J Radiol 81:658-62. 2012
    ..To investigate the additional role of MRI contrast enhancement (CE) in the primary tumor and the FDG uptake at PET in the lymph-node metastases...
  36. doi request reprint Washout of small molecular contrast agent in carcinoma-derived experimental tumors
    Mirco Galiè
    Dip Scienze Morfologico Biomediche, sez Anatomia ed Istologia, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Microvasc Res 78:370-8. 2009
    ..Finally, the efficiency of washout is correlated with parameters obtainable during the earlier phases of the enhancement curve and in malignant tumors it could be indirectly estimated from them...
  37. ncbi request reprint In vivo phenotyping of the ob/ob mouse by magnetic resonance imaging and 1H-magnetic resonance spectroscopy
    Laura Calderan
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Human Anatomy and Histology Section, Medical Faculty, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:405-14. 2006
    ..We studied ob/ob and wild-type (WT) mice to characterize the adipose tissues depots and other visceral organs and to establish an experimental paradigm for in vivo phenotyping...
  38. pmc Does pilocarpine-induced epilepsy in adult rats require status epilepticus?
    Graciela Navarro Mora
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    PLoS ONE 4:e5759. 2009
    ..Thus, we strongly emphasize the important meaning of including these animals to model human epileptogenesis in pilocarpine induced epilepsy...
  39. ncbi request reprint Stem molecular signature of adipose-derived stromal cells
    Daniele Peroni
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Italy
    Exp Cell Res 314:603-15. 2008
    ..Thus, our findings strongly support a close relationship between ADSCs and BM-MSCs, suggest an unexpected similarity between MSCs and embryonic stem cells, and possibly support the potential therapeutic application of ADSCs...
  40. pmc Evidence of solitary chemosensory cells in a large mammal: the diffuse chemosensory system in Bos taurus airways
    Marco Tizzano
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Anat 209:333-7. 2006
    ..The description of areas with a high density of SCCs in bovine bronchi seems to indicate that the view of the DCS as made up of isolated cells totally devoid of ancillary elements is probably an oversimplification...
  41. ncbi request reprint alpha-Gustducin immunoreactivity in the airways
    Flavia Merigo
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Human Anatomy and Histology Section, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Cell Tissue Res 319:211-9. 2005
    ..This work thus demonstrates that solitary alpha-gustducin-immunoreactive cells exist throughout the airways and represent a specialized cell type with morphological and immunohistochemical characteristics of chemoreceptor cells...
  42. doi request reprint Secretory response induced by essential oils on airway surface fluid: a pharmacological MRI study
    Elena Nicolato
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, Verona, Italy
    J Ethnopharmacol 124:630-4. 2009
    ..The availability of a pharmacological magnetic resonance imaging approach opens new perspectives to test the action of volatile compounds on the airway...
  43. ncbi request reprint In vivo mapping of fractional plasma volume (fpv) and endothelial transfer coefficient (Kps) in solid tumors using a macromolecular contrast agent: correlation with histology and ultrastructure
    Pasquina Marzola
    Dipartimento di Scienze Morfologico Biomediche, Sezione di Anatomia ed Istologia, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Int J Cancer 104:462-8. 2003
    ..The finding that a certain amount of contrast agent penetrates in the tumoral core suggests that high oncotic and hydrostatic pressure only partially hinders the penetration of macromolecules...
  44. doi request reprint Early MRI changes in glioblastoma in the period between surgery and adjuvant therapy
    Paolo Farace
    Anatomy and Histology Section, Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Verona, Via Le Grazie 8, 37134 Verona, VR, Italy
    J Neurooncol 111:177-85. 2013
    ..Before initiation of adjuvant therapy, areas of new CE of resected glioblastomas are frequently observed. Most of these suggest tumor progression, according to EPMR diffusion and PAMR perfusion criteria...
  45. doi request reprint Neuronal differentiation potential of human adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells
    Elena Anghileri
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Stem Cells Dev 17:909-16. 2008
    ..In view of these results and the easy availability of adipose tissue, A-MSC may be a ready source of adult MSC with neuronal differentiation potential, an useful tool to treat neurodegenerative diseases...
  46. doi request reprint Adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells ameliorate chronic experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis
    Gabriela Constantin
    Department of Pathology, University of Verona, Italy
    Stem Cells 27:2624-35. 2009
    ..Overall, our data suggest that ASCs represent a valuable tool for stem cell-based therapy in chronic inflammatory diseases of the CNS...
  47. doi request reprint Drug targeting of airway surface liquid: a pharmacological MRI approach
    Federico Boschi
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Biomed Pharmacother 62:410-9. 2008
    ..The potential and the limitations of phMRI investigation in drug targeting of ASL are discussed...
  48. ncbi request reprint Mammary carcinoma provides highly tumourigenic and invasive reactive stromal cells
    Mirco Galiè
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Section Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Carcinogenesis 26:1868-78. 2005
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  49. doi request reprint Lipid droplets fusion in adipocyte differentiated 3T3-L1 cells: a Monte Carlo simulation
    Federico Boschi
    Department of Neurological and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134 Verona, Italy Department of Computer Science, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 15, 37134 Verona, Italy Electronic address
    Exp Cell Res 321:201-8. 2014
    ..Moreover the MC approach results a powerful tool for investigating the LDs growth process. ..
  50. doi request reprint In vivo visualization of transplanted pancreatic islets by MRI: comparison between in vivo, histological and electron microscopy findings
    Pasquina Marzola
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, Verona, Italy
    Contrast Media Mol Imaging 4:135-42. 2009
    ..Differently from reports in the literature, our findings indicate that iron particles could last in the liver for long periods, independently of the presence of intact pancreatic islets...
  51. pmc Immunohistochemical localization of Clara cell secretory proteins (CC10-CC26) and Annexin-1 protein in rat major salivary glands
    Maria Paola Cecchini
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Anatomy and Histology Section, Faculty of Medicine, University of Verona, Italy
    J Anat 214:752-8. 2009
    ..Protein expression heterogeneity in the different portions of the glands could be an important clue in further investigations of their role...
  52. ncbi request reprint Ganglion cells and topographically related nerves in the vallate papilla/von Ebner gland complex
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Italy
    J Histochem Cytochem 50:709-18. 2002
    ..In conclusion, the results demonstrated in the VP/VEG complex peptidergic, cholinergic, and nitrergic neurons. The presence of different neuronal subclasses suggests that a certain degree of functional specialization may exist...
  53. pmc Magnetic resonance imaging of the rat Harderian gland
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Medical Faculty, University of Verona, Italy
    J Anat 201:231-8. 2002
    ..The data demonstrate that an in vivo study of the HG was feasible and that high-field MRI allowed analysis of the gross anatomy detecting the lipid content of the gland...
  54. ncbi request reprint Sub-chronic nicotine-induced changes in regional cerebral blood volume and transversal relaxation time patterns in the rat: a magnetic resonance study
    Laura Calderan
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Human Anatomy and Histology Section, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 377:195-9. 2005
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  55. pmc Dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging of the sarcopenic muscle
    Elena Nicolato
    Dipartimento di Scienze Morfologico Biomediche, Sezione di Anatomia ed Istologia, Universita di Verona, Verona, I 37194, Italy
    BMC Med Imaging 2:2. 2002
    ..Therefore, CE-MRI could represent a further tool for the follow up of tissue modification and therapeutic intervention both in patients with sarcopenia and in experimental models of this pathology...
  56. pmc Expanded Stem Cells, Stromal-Vascular Fraction, and Platelet-Rich Plasma Enriched Fat: Comparing Results of Different Facial Rejuvenation Approaches in a Clinical Trial
    Gino Rigotti
    Dr Rigotti is Chief of Plastic and Regenerative Surgery, Regenerative Surgery Unit, San Francesco Clinic, Verona, Italy Dr Charles de Sá is PhD student and Dr Takiya is a Professor, Postgraduate Program in Surgical Science, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Dr Ferreira Gontijo de Amorim is a PhD course student at Verona University, Drs Benati and Berdardi are Researchers, and Dr Sbarbati is a Professor and Chief, Department of Neurological and Motor Science, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Italy Dr Amable is a Researcher and Dr Borojevic is Chief, Excellion Biomedical Services, Petropolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Aesthet Surg J 36:261-70. 2016
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  57. doi request reprint Manganese-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging investigation of the interferon-α model of depression in rats
    Alessandro Daducci
    Department of Neurological, Neuropsychological, Morphological and Motor Sciences, University of Verona, Italy
    Magn Reson Imaging 32:529-34. 2014
    ..MEMRI provides both morphological and functional information in the brain of small laboratory animals and can constitute a valuable tool in the investigation of experimental models of psychiatric diseases...
  58. pmc Glucose transporter/T1R3-expressing cells in rat tracheal epithelium
    Flavia Merigo
    Department of Neurological, Neuropsychological, Morphological and Movement Sciences, Human Anatomy and Histology Section, University of Verona, School of Medicine, Verona, Italy
    J Anat 221:138-50. 2012
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  59. doi request reprint Evaluation of lung inflammation induced by intratracheal administration of LPS in mice: comparison between MRI and histology
    Giamaica Conti
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, Verona, Italy
    MAGMA 23:93-101. 2010
    ..To study the in vivo effect of intratracheal administration of lipopolysaccharide (LPS) in mice by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and to investigate the correlation with ex vivo histological evaluation of lung inflammation and oedema...
  60. doi request reprint Determining the oncological risk of autologous lipoaspirate grafting for post-mastectomy breast reconstruction
    Gino Rigotti
    Unità Operativa Chirurgia Plastica e Centro Ustioni, Azienda Ospedaliera di Verona, Piazzale Stefani 1, Verona, Italy
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 34:475-80. 2010
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  61. ncbi request reprint Regional cerebral blood volume (rCBV) and trasversal relaxation time (T2) mapping of the rat limbic system during pre-puberal and adult age
    Laura Calderan
    Laboratory of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Section of Anatomy and Histology, Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 364:141-4. 2004
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  62. pmc Investigation of adipose tissues in Zucker rats using in vivo and ex vivo magnetic resonance spectroscopy
    Elisa Mosconi
    Magnetic Resonance Laboratory, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Lipid Res 52:330-6. 2011
    ..HR-NMR revealed similar differences in brown adipose tissue. The present findings confirm the hypothesis that obese and lean Zucker rats have different adipose tissue composition...
  63. ncbi request reprint Clinical treatment of radiotherapy tissue damage by lipoaspirate transplant: a healing process mediated by adipose-derived adult stem cells
    Gino Rigotti
    Second Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the Institute for Burns, and Regional Center for Breast Reconstruction, Ospedale Maggiore di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:1409-22; discussion 1423-4. 2007
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  64. pmc Three-dimensional MRI perfusion maps: a step beyond volumetric analysis in mental disorders
    Paolo F Fabene
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Italy
    J Anat 210:122-8. 2007
    ..In summary, the three-dimensional analysis method we propose has been shown to be a feasible tool for revealing subtle vascular changes both in normal subjects and in pathological conditions...
  65. doi request reprint Cryopreserved Subcutaneous Adipose Tissue for Fat Graft
    Giamaica Conti
    Anatomy and Histology Section, Department of Neurological and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 39:800-17. 2015
    ..The employment of cryopreserved sWAT represents an interesting goal for surgeons. Surely there is the necessity to improve the protocol of cryopreservation...
  66. doi request reprint Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy: ex vivo study to investigate its prognostic role in colorectal cancer
    Annamaria Minicozzi
    Department of Surgery, Civile Maggiore Hospital, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Biomed Pharmacother 67:593-7. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to explore ex vivo the potential of 1H MRS in identifying malignancy through metabolic markers in the perspective of its application in all cases of difficult diagnosis and after neoadjuvant treatment...
  67. pmc Glucose transporters are expressed in taste receptor cells
    Flavia Merigo
    Department of Neurological, Neuropsychological, Morphological and Movement Sciences, Human Anatomy and Histology Section, School of Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Anat 219:243-52. 2011
    ....
  68. pmc Epithelial and mesenchymal tumor compartments exhibit in vivo complementary patterns of vascular perfusion and glucose metabolism
    Mirco Galiè
    Dipartimento Scienze Morfologico Biomediche, sez Anatomia ed Istologia, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Neoplasia 9:900-8. 2007
    ..Our results suggests that FDG-PET-based clinical analysis can underestimate the malignity or tumor extension of carcinomas exhibiting any trait of "mesenchymalization" such as desmoplasia or epithelial-mesenchymal transition...
  69. ncbi request reprint In vivo mapping of spontaneous mammary tumors in transgenic mice using MRI and ultrasonography
    Mirco Galiè
    Dipartimento di Scienze Morfologico Biomediche, Sezione di Anatomia ed Istologia, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Magn Reson Imaging 19:570-9. 2004
    ..To compare T1- or T2-weighted magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and ultrasonography (US) as tools for in vivo mapping of different tissue components in spontaneous tumors of transgenic mice...
  70. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of changes elicited by status epilepticus in the rat brain: diffusion-weighted and T2-weighted images, regional blood volume maps, and direct correlation with tissue and cell damage
    P F Fabene
    Section of Anatomy and Histology, Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Neuroimage 18:375-89. 2003
    ..The findings provide an interpretation of the brain response to sustained seizures revealed in vivo by different strategies of MRI analysis...
  71. doi request reprint Optical imaging of alpha emitters: simulations, phantom, and in vivo results
    Federico Boschi
    University of Verona Department of Neurological, Neuropsychological, Morphological and Motor Sciences, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134 Verona, Italy
    J Biomed Opt 16:126011. 2011
    ..We believe that the results presented in this work can be useful to describe a possible mechanism for the in vivo detection of alpha emitters used for therapeutic purposes...
  72. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging in animal models of pathologies
    Pasquina Marzola
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Verona, Italy
    Methods Enzymol 386:177-200. 2004
  73. doi request reprint In vivo ¹⁸F-FDG tumour uptake measurements in small animals using Cerenkov radiation
    Federico Boschi
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie n 8, Verona, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 38:120-7. 2011
    ....
  74. doi request reprint Reproducibility of BOLD signal change induced by breath holding
    Stefano Magon
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Human Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Neuroimage 45:702-12. 2009
    ..Breath holding period of 9 s results in high variability of the magnitude of the response while longer breath holding durations produce more robust and reproducible BOLD responses...
  75. ncbi request reprint Regional changes in the contralateral "healthy" hemisphere after ischemic lesions evaluated by quantitative T2 parametric maps
    Andrea Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Anat Rec 266:118-22. 2002
    ..The present study demonstrates that after a cerebral ischemia areas of secondary involvement distant from the lesion are present and can be studied in vivo by quantitative MRI...
  76. doi request reprint Visual MRI: merging information visualization and non-parametric clustering techniques for MRI dataset analysis
    Umberto Castellani
    Dipartimento di Informatica, Universita degli Studi di Verona, Ca Vignal 2, Strada Le Grazie 15, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Artif Intell Med 44:183-99. 2008
    ..e., the mean shift...
  77. ncbi request reprint (1)H MRI of pneumococcal pneumonia in a murine model
    Pasquina Marzola
    NMR Laboratory, University of Verona, Verona Italy
    J Magn Reson Imaging 22:170-4. 2005
    ..To detect and quantify pulmonary lesions due to pneumococcal pneumonia in a murine model by (1)H MRI...
  78. ncbi request reprint Induction of neural-like differentiation in human mesenchymal stem cells derived from bone marrow, fat, spleen and thymus
    Mauro Krampera
    Department of Clinical, Section of Haematology, University of Verona, Italy
    Bone 40:382-90. 2007
    ..This evidence provides new insights into BM-like tissue plasticity and may have important implications for future therapeutic interventions in chronic neuropathies...
  79. pmc Three-dimensional morphology of heel fat pad: an in vivo computed tomography study
    Valentina Campanelli
    Department of Neurological, Neuropsychological, Morphological and Movement Sciences, Anatomy and Histology Section, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Anat 219:622-31. 2011
    ..Its anterior internal portion was thinner and a lump of fat was consistently present in this region. Finally, HFP was found to be thicker in males than in females...
  80. ncbi request reprint The glio-pial system in cortical ischemic lesions
    A Sbarbati
    Institute of Human Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Italy
    J Submicrosc Cytol Pathol 32:203-8. 2000
    ..In particular, the pial cells seem to be directly involved in removal of cell debris while glial cells seem mainly devoted to the reconstruction of the glial limiting lamina...
  81. ncbi request reprint Alpha-gustducin-immunoreactive solitary chemosensory cells in the developing chemoreceptorial epithelium of the rat vallate papilla
    A Sbarbati
    Institute of Human Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Italy
    Chem Senses 24:469-72. 1999
    ..In conclusion, the present study demonstrates that the presence of epithelial cells with characteristics of solitary chemosensory cells precedes the development of the taste buds...
  82. ncbi request reprint Rapid diagnosis of fungal infection of intravascular catheters in newborns by scanning electron microscopy
    A Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Science, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Italy
    Scanning 23:376-8. 2001
    ..The study demonstrates that SEM can identify fungi in the biomaterials covering the catheter surface in a few hours, allowing an early diagnosis of plastic infection...
  83. ncbi request reprint Intra-epithelial lipids in the dorsoposterior area of the tongue in new-born rats
    A Sbarbati
    Istituto di Anatomia Umana ed Istologia, University of Verona, Italy
    Arch Oral Biol 44:129-34. 1999
    ..Small amounts of unsaturated and polyunsaturated lipid were also detectable. These findings suggest that in the first week of extra-uterine life, specialized areas of the oral epithelium store lipid...
  84. ncbi request reprint High-field magnetic resonance imaging of the developing human brain from the 10th to the 16th week of gestational Age
    A Sbarbati
    Institute of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Italy
    Acta Anat (Basel) 163:39-46. 1998
    ..This technique can provide information about the morphology of the encephalic vesicles and their relations with the bone cavity that cannot be obtained with conventional methods and may be a useful adjunct to histological techniques...
  85. ncbi request reprint In vivo MRI in different models of experimental epilepsy
    P F Fabene
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Curr Drug Targets 5:629-36. 2004
    ..The studies reported in the literature of the last decades indicate in vivo magnetic resonance of epilepsy model as valuable and extremely informative tool...
  86. ncbi request reprint Mesenchymal stem cells share molecular signature with mesenchymal tumor cells and favor early tumor growth in syngeneic mice
    M Galie
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Anatomy and Histology Section, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Oncogene 27:2542-51. 2008
    ..Our data (1) reveal crucial aspects of the proangiogenic phenotype of MTCs, (2) strongly suggest their stem origin and (3) signal the risk of therapeutic use of MSCs in tumor-promoting conditions...
  87. ncbi request reprint Structural and functional MRI following 4-aminopyridine-induced seizures: a comparative imaging and anatomical study
    P F Fabene
    Section of Anatomy and Histology, Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Neurobiol Dis 21:80-9. 2006
    ..MRI approach combined with histological and ultrastructural analysis provided a clarification of the mechanisms involved in the brain acute response to ictal activity...
  88. ncbi request reprint The microvascular system in ischemic cortical lesions
    A Sbarbati
    Institute of Human Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Italy
    Acta Neuropathol 92:56-63. 1996
    ....
  89. ncbi request reprint Neurochemistry of the gustatory subgemmal plexus
    C Crescimanno
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, I 37134 Verona, Italy
    Chem Senses 29:537-46. 2004
    ....
  90. ncbi request reprint Correlation MRI/ultrastructure in cerebral ischemic lesions: application to the interpretation of cortical layered areas
    A Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Science, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Magn Reson Imaging 20:479-86. 2002
    ..e. expansion of the pial tissue, thickening of the marginal glia; expansion of the caudo-putamen, enlargement of the ventricular cavity and development of cystic structures)...
  91. ncbi request reprint A brief survey of the modifications in sensory-secretory organs of the neonatal rat tongue
    A Sbarbati
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Italy
    Biol Neonate 80:1-6. 2001
    ..The data obtained in laboratory animals underline the necessity of studies on human newborns to update the anatomical knowledge of the oral chemoceptive system...
  92. pmc Inhibition of tyrosine kinase receptors by SU6668 promotes abnormal stromal development at the periphery of carcinomas
    P Farace
    Section of Anatomy and Histology, Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Br J Cancer 100:1575-80. 2009
    ..The present data show a peripheral abnormal development of cancer-associated stroma, indicative of an adaptive response to anti-angiogenic treatment...
  93. doi request reprint DCE-MRI data analysis for cancer area classification
    Umberto Castellani
    Department of Computer Science, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Methods Inf Med 48:248-53. 2009
    ..The main contribution consists in proposing a machine learning methodology to segment automatically these MRI data, by isolating tumor areas with different meaning, in a histological sense...
  94. ncbi request reprint Myelin-containing corpora amylacea in vestibular root entry zone
    A Sbarbati
    Institute of Human Anatomy and Histology, Verona, Italy
    Ultrastruct Pathol 20:437-42. 1996
    ..These results confirm the hypothesis that CA may contain degenerating myelin embedded in a microenvironment rich in glucose polymers and that CA could be an indicator of neurodegeneration...
  95. pmc Clinical target volume delineation in glioblastomas: pre-operative versus post-operative/pre-radiotherapy MRI
    P Farace
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Italy
    Br J Radiol 84:271-8. 2011
    ..In order to assess the differences in volume and shape of the radiotherapy target, the use of pre-operative vs post-operative/pre-radiotherapy T(1) and T(2) weighted MRI was compared...
  96. ncbi request reprint Pathological animal models in the experimental evaluation of tumour microvasculature with magnetic resonance imaging
    N Faccioli
    Istituto di Radiologia, Policlinico G B Rossi, Universita di Verona, I 37134 Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 112:319-28. 2007
    ....
  97. ncbi request reprint Is rat LRRP Ba1-651 a Delta-1-pyrroline-5-carboxylate dehydrogenase activated by changes in the concentration of sweet molecules?
    Marco Tizzano
    Department of Morphological Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Med Hypotheses 68:864-7. 2007
    ..Other experiments may help to localize LRRP Bal-651 in the organ and to link its abnormal presence or absence to certain tumors like hepatocellular carcinoma...
  98. ncbi request reprint Delayed muscle injuries in arterial insufficiency: contrast-enhanced MR imaging and 31P spectroscopy in rats
    R M Asperio
    Department of Morphological-Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Medical Faculty, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Radiology 220:413-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: After ischemia induction, the restitutio ad integrum is not complete, and delayed muscle injuries can result from arterial insufficiency...
  99. ncbi request reprint The solitary chemosensory cells and the diffuse chemosensory system of the airway
    F Osculati
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Science, Section of Anatomy and Histology, University of Verona, Medical Faculty, Verona, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 51:65-72. 2007
    ..g. airway surface liquid secretion) and about the involvement of chemoreceptors in respiratory diseases. Therapeutic actions targeting chemoreceptors could be tested in the treatment of respiratory diseases...
  100. ncbi request reprint The ultrastructure of nasal mucosa in children with asthma
    Flavia Merigo
    Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomy and Histology University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Ultrastruct Pathol 26:293-8. 2002
    ..Moreover, the nasal epithelium may provide a convenient sampling site, allowing grade of mucosal damage, with the benefit that the brush method is minimally invasive and avoids complications related to bronchoscopic examination...
  101. ncbi request reprint The neuroprotective activity of the glycine receptor antagonist GV150526: an in vivo study by magnetic resonance imaging
    A Reggiani
    Glaxo-Wellcome S.p.A, Research Laboratories, Verona, Italy
    Eur J Pharmacol 419:147-53. 2001
    ..These data confirm the potential neuroprotective activity of the glycine receptor antagonist GV150526 when administered either before or up to 6 h after ischemia...