Pubblicazioni Scientifiche


  1. Bellavia M, Gioviale MC, Damiano G, Palumbo VD, Spinelli G, Buscemi G, Lo Monte AI. Dissecting the different biological effects of oncogenic Ras isoforms in cancer cell lines: could stimulation of oxidative stress be the one more weapon of H-Ras? Regulation of oxidative stress and Ras biological effects. Med Hypotheses. 2012;79(6):731-4.
  2. Bolasco, G, Calogero, R, Carrara, M, Al Banchaabouchi, M, Bilbao, D, Mazzoccoli, G, Vinciguerra, M. Cardioprotective mIGF-1/SIRT1 signaling induces hypertension, leukocytosis and fear response in mice. Aging 2012, 4(6):402-16.
  3. Brunetti O, Imbrici P, Botti FM, Pettorossi VE, D’Adamo MC, Valentino M, Zammit C, Mora M, Gibertini S, Di Giovanni G, Muscat R, Pessia M. Kv1.1 knock-in ataxic mice exhibit spontaneous myokymic activity exacerbated by fatigue, ischemia and low temperature. Neurobiol Dis. 2012;47(3):310-321.
  4. Bucchieri F, Fucarino A, Gammazza AM, Pitruzzella A, Marcianò V, Paderni C, De Caro V, Siragusa MG, Lo Muzio L, Holgate ST, Davies DE, Farina F, Zummo G, Kudo Y, Giannola IL, Campisi G. (2012). Medium-term culture of normal human oral mucosa: a novel three-dimensional model to study the effectiveness of drugs administration.. CURRENT PHARMACEUTICAL DESIGN, vol. 18, p. 5421-5430, ISSN: 1381-6128.
  5. Campanella C, Bucchieri F, Merendino AM, Fucarino A, Burgio G, Corona DF, Barbieri G, David S, Farina F, Zummo G, de Macario EC, Macario AJ, Cappello F. The odyssey of hsp60 from tumor cells to other destinations includes plasma membrane-associated stages and Golgi and exosomal protein-trafficking modalities. PLoS ONE 2012;7(7):e42008.
  6. Campisi G, Giannola LI, Fucarino A, Gammazza AM, Pitruzzella A, Marcianò V, De Caro V, Siragusa MG, Giandalia G, Compilato D, Holgate ST, Davies DE, Farina F, Zummo G, Paderni C, Bucchieri F (2012). Medium-Term Culture of Primary Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma in a Three-Dimensional Model: Effects on Cell Survival Following Topical 5-Fluororacile Delivery by Drug-Loaded Matrix Tablets.. CURRENT PHARMACEUTICAL DESIGN, vol. 18, p. 5411-5420, ISSN: 1381-6128.
  7. Davino S, Panno S, Rangel EA, Davino M, Bellardi MG, Rubio L. Population genetics of Cucumber mosaic virus infecting medicinal, aromatic and ornamental plants from northen Italy.Arch Virol. 2012;157(4):739-45.
  8. Di Paola, M, Pinnola, F.P, Zingales, M. Fractional multi-phase hereditary materials: Mellin transform and multi-scale fractances (2012) ECCOMAS 2012 – European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering, e-Book Full Papers, pp. 4735-4745.
  9. Di Paola M, Zingales M. Exact mechanical model of fractional hereditary materials. J Rheol. 56(5), 983-1004.
  10. Di Stefano P, McRoberts C, Renda P, Tripodo A, Torre A, Torre F. Middle triassic (ladinian) deep-water sediments in Sicily: new findings ffrom the Madonie mountains. Riv. It. Paleontol. Stratigr. 2012; 118:235-246.
  11. Fontana, L, Vinciguerra, M, Longo, VD Growth factors, adiposity and cardiovascular Circ Res.
  12. Fontana, L, Vinciguerra, M, Longo, V.D., Growth factors, nutrient signaling, and cardiovascular aging (2012) Circulation Research, 110 (8), pp. 1139-1150.
  13. Gouni-Berthold, I, Mikhailidis, D.P, Rizzo, M. Clinical benefits of ezetimibe use: Is absence of proof, proof of absence? (2012) Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy, 13 (14), pp. 1985-1988.
  14. Huang YC, Parolini O, La Rocca G, Deng L. Umbilical cord versus bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stromal cells. Stem Cells Dev. 2012 Oct 10;21(15):2900-3.
  15. La Rocca, G, Corrao, S, Lo Iacono, M, Corsello, T, Farina, F, Anzalone, R. Novel immunomodulatory markers expressed by human WJ-MSC: An updated review in regenerative and reparative medicine (2012) Open Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine Journal, 5 (1), pp. 50-58.
  16. Leone A, AngelovaVolponi A, Campanella C, Guarnotta C, Abdallah Hajj Hussein I, Cappello F, Gerbino A, Jurjus A: Human dental pulp cell apoptosis: immunohistochemical study after applying orthodontic traction. J. Biol. Regul. Homeost. Agents 2012; 26(4):713-20.
  17. Marino Gammazza A, Bucchieri F, Grimaldi LME, Benigno A, Conway de Macario E, Macario AJL, Zummo G, Cappello F. The molecular anatomy of human Hsp60 and its similarity with that of bacterial orthologs and acetylcholine receptor reveal a potential pathogenetic role of anti-chaperonin immunity in myasthenia gravis. Cell MolNeurobiol. 2012; 32(6):943-7.
  18. Mazzoccoli, G, Pazienza, V, Vinciguerra, M (2012) Clock genes and clock controlled genes in the regulation of metabolic rhythms. Chronobiol Int. 29(3):227-51.
  19. Palumbo Piccionello A, Musumeci R, Cocuzza C, Fortuna CG, Guarcello A, Pierro P, Pace A. Synthesis and Preliminary Antibacterial Evaluation of Linezolid-like – 1,2,4-Oxadiazole Derivatives. Eur J Med Chem 2012, 50, 441-448.
  20. Pazienza, V, Piepoli, A, Panza, A, Valvano, M.R, Benegiamo, G, Vinciguerra, M, Andriulli, A, Mazzoccoli, G. SIRT1 and the clock gene machinery in colorectal cancer (2012) Cancer Investigation, 30 (2), pp. 98-105.
  21. Pibiri, I, Pace, A, Buscemi, S, Causin, V, Rastrelli, F, Saielli, G. Oxadiazolyl-pyridines and perfluoroalkyl-carboxylic acids as building blocks for protic ionic liquids: Crossing the thin line between ionic and hydrogen bonded materials (2012) Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 14 (41), pp. 14306-14314.
  22. Pierucci, M, Pitruzzella, A, Valentino, M, Zammit, C, Muscat, R, Benigno, A, di Giovanni, G. Lateral Habenula contribution in nicotine addiction: Focus on dopamine, GABA and serotonin interactions (2011) Malta Medical Journal, 23 (3),
  23. Podrini C, Borghesan M, Greco A, Pazienza V, Mazzoccoli G, Vinciguerra M. Redox homeostasis and epigenetics in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NALFD). Curr Pharm Des.2012; in press.
  24. Rappa F, Farina F, Zummo G, David S, Campanella C, Carini F, Tomasello G, Damiani P, Cappello F, Conway de Macario E, Macario AJL: HSP Molecular Chaperones in Cancer Biogenesis and Tumor Therapy: An Overview. Anticancer Res, 2012, 32(12):5139-50.
  25. Rizvi, A.A, Montalto, G, Patti, A.M, Rizzo, M. Oxidative stress and small, dense low-density lipoproteins: Current and future perspectives (2012) Expert Review of Endocrinology and Metabolism, 7 (4), pp. 415-417.
  26. Rizzo, M, Banach, M, Montalto, G, Mikhailidis, D.P. Lipid-lowering therapies and achievement of LDL-cholesterol targets (2012) Archives of Medical Science, 8 (4), pp. 598-600.
  27. Rizzo M, Montalto G, Vinciguerra M. Exploring lipid-related treatment options for the treatment of NASH. Curr Vasc Pharmacol. 2012; in press.
  28. Rizzo M*, Cappello F*, Marfil R, Nibali L, Marino Gammazza A, Rappa F, Bonaventura G, Galindo-Moreno P, O’Valle F, Zummo G, Conway de Macario E, Macario AJL, Mesa F. Heat shock protein 60 kDa and atherogenic dyslipidemia in patients with untreated mild periodontitis: a pilot study. Cell Stress Chaperones. 2012;17(3):399-407.
  29. Rizzo M, Montalto G, Rizvi AA, Christ ER. The Role of Elevated Growth Hormone on the Increased Atherosclerosis in Patients With Acromegaly. Angiology. 2012; 63(7):492-4
  30. Rizzo M, Montalto G, Banach M. The effects of statins on blood pressure: current knowledge and future perspectives. Arch Med Sci. 2012; 8:1-3.
  31. Rizzo M, Mikhailidis DP. Lipoprotein alterations and reduced growth hormone secretion: relationships with obesity and cardiovascular risk. ClinEndocrinol (Oxf). 2012; 76:177-178.
  32. Salamone F, Galvano F, Cappello F, Mangiameli A, Barbagallo I, Li Volti G. Silibinin modulates lipid homeostasis and inhibits nuclear factor kappa B activation in experimental nonalcoholic steatohepatitis. Transl Res. 2012;159(6):477-86.
  33. Salamone, F, Galvano, F, Marino, A, Paternostro, C, Tibullo, D, Bucchieri, F, Mangiameli, A, Parola, M, Bugianesi, E, Li Volti, G. Silibinin improves hepatic and myocardial injury in mice with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (2012) Digestive and Liver Disease, 44 (4), pp. 334-342.
  34. Sopkova Z, Berneis K, Rizzo M, Spinas GA, Dorkova Z, Tisko R, Tkacova R. Size and Subclasses of Low-Density Lipoproteins in Patients With Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Angiology. 2012 63(8):617-21.
  35. Sudar, E, Soskic, S, Zaric, B.L, Rasic-Milutinovic, Z, Smiljanic, K, Radak, D, Mikhailidis, D.P, Rizzo, M, Isenovic, E.R. Ghrelin, obesity and atherosclerosis (2012) Ghrelin: Production, Action Mechanisms and Physiological Effects, pp. 111-126.
  36. Terenzi A, Tomasello L, Spinello A, Bruno G, Giordano C, Barone G. (Dipyrido[3,2-a:2′,3′-c]phenazine)(glycinato)copper(II) perchlorate: A novel DNA-intercalator with anti-proliferative activity against thyroid cancer cell lines. Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry 2012; 117:103–110.