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Chiarle R, Voena C, Ambrogio C, Piva R, Inghirami G. The anaplastic lymphoma kinase in the pathogenesis of cancer. Nat Rev Cancer 8:11-23, 2008. 31.583


Chiarle R, Martinengo C, Mastini C, Ambrogio C, D'Escamard V, Forni G, Inghirami G. The anaplastic lymphoma kinase is an effective oncoantigen for lymphoma vaccination. Nat Med 2008, (in press). 28.588


Ronco G, Giorgi-Rossi P, Carozzi F, Confortini M, Dalla Palma P, Del Mistro A, Gillio-Tos A, Minucci D, Naldoni C, Rizzolo R, Schincaglia P, Volante R, Zappa M, Zorzi M, Cuzick J, Segnan N. New Technologies for Cervical Cancer Screening Working Group. Results at recruitment from a randomized controlled trial comparing human papillomavirus testing alone with conventional cytology as the primary cervical cancer screening test. J Natl Cancer Inst 100:492-501, 2008. 15.271


Piva R, Ruggeri B, Williams M, Costa G, Tamagno I, Ferrero D, Giai V, Coscia M, Peola S, Massaia M, Pezzoni G, Allievi C, Pescalli N, Cassin M, di Giovine S, Nicoli P, de Feudis P, Strepponi I, Roato I, Ferracini R, Bussolati B, Camussi G, Jones-Bolin S, Hunter K, Zhao H, Neri A, Palumbo A, Berkers C, Ovaa H, Bernareggi A, Inghirami G. CEP-18770: A novel, orally active proteasome inhibitor with a tumor-selective pharmacologic profile competitive with bortezomib. Blood 111:2765-75, 2008. 10.896


Regis G, Pensa S, Boselli D, Novelli F, Poli V. Ups and down: the STAT1:STAT3 seesaw Interferon and gp130 signaling. Semin Cell Dev Biol, 2008 (in press). 8.672


Ferreyra GP, Baussano I, Squadrone V, Richiardi L, Marchiaro G, Del Sorbo L, Mascia L, Merletti F, Ranieri VM. Continuous positive airway pressure for treatment of respiratory complications after abdominal surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Ann Surg 247:617-26, 2008. Review. 7.678


Spadaro M, Caorsi C, Ceruti P, Varadhachary A, Forni G, Pericle F, Giovarelli M. Lactoferrin, a major defense protein of innate immunity, is a novel maturation factor for human dendritic cells. FASEB J 22(8):2747-57, 2008. 6.791


Bussolati B, Grange C, Sapino A, Camussi G. Endothelial cell differentiation of human breast tumor stem/progenitor cells. J Cell Mol Med 2008, (in press). 6.555


Accornero P, Lattanzio G, Mangano T, Chiarle R, Taulli R, Bersani F, Forni PE, Miretti S, Scuoppo C, Dastrù W, Christensen JG, Crepaldi T, Ponzetto C. An in vivo model of Met-driven lymphoma as a tool to explore the therapeutic potential of Met inhibitors. Clin Cancer Res 14:2220-6, 2008. 6.177

Maule MM, Dama E, Mosso ML, Magnani C, Pastore G, Merletti F; Childhood Cancer Registry of Piedmont. High incidence of acute promyelocytic leukemia in children in northwest Italy, 1980-2003: a report from the Childhood Cancer Registry of Piedmont. Leukemia 22:439-41, 2008. 6.146


Fagoonee S, Caorsi C, Giovarelli M, Stoltenberg M, Silengo L, Altruda F, Camussi G, Tolosano E, Bussolati B. Lack of plasma protein hemopexin dampens mercury-induced autoimmune response in mice. J Immunol 181(3):1937-47, 2008. 6.068


Deaglio S, Aydin S, Vaisitti T, Bergui L, Malavasi F. CD38 at the junction between prognostic marker and therapeutic target. Trends Mol Med 14:210-8, 2008. 5.864


Mirabelli D, Merler E. Letter on: 'Environment' in cancer causation and etiological fraction: limitations and ambiguities (by Boffetta,P et al. (2007) Carcinogenesis, 28,913-915). Carcinogenesis, 2008 (in press). 5.366


Bruno G, Karaghiosoff L, Merletti F, Costa G, De Maria M, Panero F, Segre O, Cavallo-Perin P, Gnavi R. The impact of diabetes on prescription drug costs: the population-based Turin study. Diabetologia 51:795-801, 2008. 5.247


Riganti C, Doublier S, Aldieri E, Orecchia S, Betta PG, Gazzano E, Ghigo D, Bosia A. Asbestos induces doxorubicin resistance in MM98 mesothelioma cells via HIF-1{alpha}. Eur Respir J 2008, (in press). 5.076


Ricciardi A, Elia AR, Cappello P, Puppo M, Vanni C, Fardin P, Eva A, Munroe D, Wu X, Giovarelli M, Varesio L. Transcriptome of hypoxic immature dendritic cells: modulation of chemokine/receptor expression. Mol Cancer Res 6:175-85, 2008. 4.759


Barone-Adesi F, Ferrante D, Bertolotti M, Todesco A, Mirabelli D, Terracini B, Magnani C. Long-term mortality from pleural and peritoneal cancer after exposure to asbestos: Possible role of asbestos clearance. Int J Cancer, 2008 (in press). 4.693

Dryson E, 't Mannetje A, Walls C, McLean D, McKenzie F, Maule M, Cheng S, Cunningham C, Kromhout H, Boffetta P, Blair A, Pearce N. Case-control study of high risk occupations for bladder cancer in New Zealand. Int J Cancer 122:1340-6, 2008. 4,693

Caorsi C, Cappello P, Ceruti P, Amici A, Marchini C, Novelli F, Forni G, Giovarelli M. CCL16 enhances the CD8+ and CD4+ T cell reactivity to human HER-2 elicited by ortholog HER-2. Int. J. Immunopathol Pharmacol, 2008 (in press). 4.665


Battaglia F, Delfino S, Merello E, Puppo M, Piva R, Varesio L, Bosco MC. Hypoxia transcriptionally induces macrophage-inflammatory protein-3{alpha}/CCL-20 in primary human mononuclear phagocytes through nuclear factor (NF)-{kappa}B. J Leukoc Biol, 2008 (in press). 4.572


Cantaluppi V, Assenzio B, Pasero D, Romanazzi GM, Pacitti A, Lanfranco G, Puntorieri V, Martin EL, Mascia L, Monti G, Casella G, Segoloni GP, Camussi G, Ranieri VM. Polymyxin-B hemoperfusion inactivates circulating proapoptotic factors. Intensive Care Med 2008, (in press). 4.406

Lembo D, Donalisio M, Rusnati M, Bugatti A, Cornaglia M, Cappello P, Giovarelli M, Oreste P, Landolfo S. Sulfatated K5 Escherichia coli polysaccharide derivatives as wide range inhibitors of genital types of human papillomavirus. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52(4):1374-81, 2008. 4.390


Ricciardi A, Elia AR, Cappello P, Puppo M, Vanni C, Fardin P, Eva A, Munroe D, Wu X, Giovarelli M, Varesio L. Transcriptome of hypoxic immature dendritic cells: modulation of chemokine/receptor expression. Mol Cancer Res 6(2):175-85, 2008. 4.317


Pession A, Dama E, Rondelli R, Magnani C, De Rosa M, Locatelli F, Fagioli F, Haupt R, Jankovic M, Terracini B, Merletti F, Pastore G; on behalf of the Italian Association of Paediatric Haematology and Oncology. Survival of children with cancer in Italy, 1989-98. A report from the hospital based registry of the Italian Association of Paediatric Haematology and Oncology (AIEOP). Eur J Cancer 44:1282-1289, 2008. 4.167


Bersani F, Taulli R, Accornero P, Morotti A, Miretti S, Crepaldi T, Ponzetto C. Bortezomib-mediated proteasome inhibition as a potential strategy for the treatment of rhabdomyosarcoma. Eur J Cancer 44:876-884, 2008. 4.167


Maule M, Scélo G, Pastore G, Brennan P, Hemminki K, Pukkala E, Weiderpass E, Olsen JH, Tracey E, McBride ML, Brewster DH, Pompe-Kirn V, Tonita JM, Kliewer EV, Chia KS, Jonasson JG, Martos C, Magnani C, Boffetta P. Risk of second malignant neoplasms after childhood central nervous system malignant tumours: An international study. Eur J Cancer 44:830-9, 2008. 4.167

Elia AR, Cappello P, Puppo M, Fraone T, Vanni C, Eva A, Musso T, Novelli F, Varesio L, Giovarelli M. Human dendritic cells differentiated in hypoxia down-modulate antigen uptake and change their chemokine expression profile. J Leukoc Biol 84(6):1472-1482, 2008. 4.128

Mariano F, Cantaluppi V, Stella M, Romanazzi GM, Assenzio B, Cairo M, Biancone L, Triolo G, Ranieri VM, Camussi G. Circulating plasma factors induce tubular and glomerular alterations in septic burns patients. Crit Care 12:R42, 2008. 3.116


Cappia S, Righi L, Mirabelli D, Ceppi P, Bacillo E, Ardissone F, Molinaro L, Scagliotti GV, Papotti M. Prognostic role of osteopontin expression in malignant pleural mesothelioma. Am J Clin Pathol 130:58-64, 2008. 2.939

Bosco MC, Puppo M, Blengio F, Fraone T, Cappello P, Giovarelli M, Varesio L. Monocytes and dendritic cells in a hypoxic environment: Spotlights on chemotaxis and migration. Immunobiology 213:733-49, 2008. 2.886

Barbero G, Destefanis P, Procida S, Mandili G, Ulliers D, Ceruti C, Fiori C, Maule MM, Fontana D, Giribaldi G, Turrini F. Highly specific detection of prostate-specific antigen-positive cells in the blood of patients with prostate cancer or benign prostatic hyperplasia, using a real-time reverse-transcription-polymerase chain reaction method with improved sensitivity. BJU Int, 2008 (in press). 2.635


Canaparo R, Serpe L, Zara GP, Chiarle R, Berta L, Frairia R. High Energy Shock Waves (HESW) Increase Paclitaxel Efficacy in a Syngeneic Model of Breast Cancer. Technol Cancer Res Treat 7:117-24, 2008. 2.366


Mirabelli D, Calisti R, Barone Adesi F, Fornero E, Merletti F, Magnani C. Excess of Mesotheliomas after Exposure to Chrysotile in Balangero, Italy. Occup Environ Med, 2008 (in press). 2.255


't Mannetje A, Dryson E, Walls C, McLean D, McKenzie F, Maule M, Cheng S, Cunningham C, Kromhout H, Boffetta P, Blair A, Pearce N. High risk occupations for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in New Zealand: case-control study. Occup Environ Med 65:354-63, 2008. 2.255


Zanini C, Pulerà F, Carta F, Giribaldi G, Mandili G, Maule MM, Forni M, Turrini F. Proteomic identification of heat shock protein 27 as a differentiation and prognostic marker in neuroblastoma but not in Ewing's sarcoma. Virchows Arch 452:157-67, 2008. 2.251


Richiardi L, Vizzini L, Nordenskjöld A, Pettersson A, Akre O. Rates of orchiopexies in Sweden: 1977-1991.Int J Androl 2008, (in press). 2.183

Scutera S, Riboldi E, Daniele R, Elia AR, Fraone T, Castagnoli C, Giovarelli M, Musso T, Sozzani S. Production and function of activin A in human dendritic cells. Eur Cytokine Netw 19(1):67-75, 2008. 2.064


Dama E, Pastore G, Ferrante D, Magnani C, Maule MM, Merletti F. Cause of mortality in five-year survivors of childhood cancer in North-West Italy, 1967-1999. Pediatr Blood Cancer 50:937, 2008. 1.882


Bruno G, Merletti F, Bargero G, Melis D, Masi I, Ianni A, Novelli G, Pagano G, Cavallo-Perin P. Changes over time in the prevalence and quality of care of type 2 diabetes in Italy: the Casale Monferrato surveys, 1988 and 2000. Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis. 18:39-45, 2008. 1.867

Gnavi R, Karaghiosoff L, Costa G, Merletti F, Bruno G. Socio-economic differences in the prevalence of diabetes in Italy: The population-based Turin study. Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis, 2008 (in press). 1.867


Pagano E, Petrinco M, Desideri A, Bigi R, Merletti F, Gregori D. Survival models for cost data: The forgotten additive approach. Stat Med 2008, (in press). 1.737


Scutera S, Riboldi E, Daniele R, Elia AR, Fraone T, Castagnoli C, Giovarelli M, Musso T, Sozzani S. Production and function of activin A in human dendritic cells. Eur Cytokine Netw 19:67-75, 2008. 1.216

Mirabelli D, Chiusolo M, Ferrante D, Balzola F, Merletti F, Petroni ML. Long-term Mortality in a Cohort of Severely Obese Persons in Italy. Obesity (Silver Spring), 2008. (no IF)

Musso T, Scutera S, Vermi W, Daniele R, Fornaro M, Castagnoli C, Alotto D, Ravanini M, Cambieri I, Salogni L, Elia AR, Giovarelli M, Facchetti F, Girolomoni G, Sozzani S. Activin a induces langerhans cell differentiation in vitro and in human skin explants. PLoS ONE 24;3(9):e3271, 2008. (no IF)




Bruno B, Rotta M, Patriarca F, Mordini N, Allione B, Carnevale-Schianca F, Giaccone L, Sorasio R, Omede P, Baldi I, Bringhen S, Massaia M, Aglietta M, Levis A, Gallamini A, Fanin R, Palumbo A, Storb R, Ciccone G, Boccadoro M. A comparison of allografting with autografting for newly diagnosed myeloma. N Engl J Med, 15;356:1110-20, 2007. 44.016

Pettersson A, Richiardi L, Nordenskjold A, Kaijser M, Akre O. Age at surgery for undescended testis and risk of testicular cancer. N Engl J Med 356:1835-41, 2007. 44.016

Malavasi F, S. Deaglio, A. Funaro, E. Ferrero, A. Horenstein, E. Ortolan, T. Vaisitti, S. Aydin. Evolution and function of the ADP ribosyl cyclase/CD38 gene family in physiology and pathology. Physiol Rev, 2007 (in press). 31,441

Maule M, Scelo G, Pastore G, Brennan P, Hemminki K, Tracey E, Sankila R, Weiderpass E, Olsen JH, McBride ML, Brewster DH, Pompe-Kirn V, Kliewer EV, Chia KS, Tonita JM, Martos C, Jonasson JG, Merletti F, Boffetta P. Risk of second malignant neoplasms after childhood leukemia and lymphoma: an international study. J Natl Cancer Inst 99:790-800, 2007. 15.171

Deaglio S, K.M. Dwyer, W. Gao, D. Friedman, A. Usheva, A. Erat, J.F. Chen, K. Enjyoji, J. Linden, M. Oukka, V.K. Kuchroo, T.B. Strom, S.C. Robson. Adenosine generation catalyzed by CD39 and CD73 expressed on regulatory T cells mediates immune suppression. J Exp Med, 204:1257-1265, 2007. 14,484

Conti L, Regis G, Longo A, Bernabei P, Chiarle R, Giovarelli M, Novelli F. In the absence of IGF-1 signaling, IFN-gamma suppresses human malignant T cell growth. Blood 109:2496-504, 2007. 10,370

Curti A, Pandolfi S, Valzasina B, Aluigi M, Isidori A, Ferri E, Salvestrini V, Bonanno G, Rutella S, Durelli I, Horenstein AL, Fiore F, Massaia M, Colombo MP, Baccarani M, Lemoli RM. Modulation of tryptophan catabolism by human leukemic cells results in the conversion of CD25- into CD25+ T regulatory cells. Blood 109:2871-7, 2007. 10,370

Fiore F, Castella B, Nuschak B, Bertieri R, Mariani S, Bruno B, Pantaleoni F, Foglietta M, Boccadoro M, Massaia M. Enhanced ability of dendritic cells to stimulate innate and adaptive immunity upon short-term incubation with zoledronic acid. Blood, 2007 (in press). 10,370

Deaglio S, T. Vaisitti, R. Billington, L. Bergui, P. Omede', A. Genazzani, F. Malavasi. CD38/CD19: a lipid raft dependent signaling complex in human B cells. Blood 109:5390-5398, 2007. 10,370

Deaglio S, T. Vaisitti, S. Aydin, L. Bergui, G. D'Arena, L. Bonello, P. Omede', M. Scatolini, O. Jaksic, G. Chiorino, D. Efremov, F. Malavasi. CD38 and ZAP-70 are functionally linked and mark CLL cells with high migratory potential. Blood 110:4012-4021, 2007. 10,370


Primo L, di Blasio L, Roca C, Droetto S, Piva R, Schaffhausen B, Bussolino F. Essential role of PDK1 in regulating endothelial cell migration. J Cell Biol 176:1035-47, 2007. 10.152


Di Stefano P, Damiano L, Cabodi S, Aramu S, Tordella L, Praduroux A, Piva R, Cavallo F, Forni G, Silengo L, Tarone G, Turco E, Defilippi P. p140Cap protein suppresses tumour cell properties, regulating Csk and Src kinase activity. EMBO J 26:2843-55, 2007. 10.086

Costa C, Barberis L, Ambrogio C, Manazza AD, Patrucco E, Azzolino O, Neilsen PO, Ciraolo E, Altruda F, Prestwich GD, Chiarle R, Wymann M, Ridley A, Hirsch E. Negative feedback regulation of Rac in leukocytes from mice expressing a constitutively active phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase {gamma}. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 104:14354-9. 2007. 9.643

Ronco G, Cuzick J, Pierotti P, Cariaggi MP,Dalla Palma P, Naldoni C, Ghiringhello B, Giorgi-Rossi P, Minucci D, Parisio F, Pojer A, Schiboni ML, Sintoni C, Zorzi M, Segnan N, Confortini M, and the NTCC Working Group. Accuracy of liquid based versus conventional cytology: overall results of new technologies for cervical cancer screening randomised controlled trial. Brit Med J 335:28-31, 2007. 9.052


Valfrè di Bonzo L, Ferrero I, Cravanzola C, Mareschi K, Rustichelli D, Novo E, Sanavio F, Cannito S, Zamara E, Bertero M, Davit A, Francica S, Novelli F, Colombatto S, Fagioli F, Parola M. Human mesenchymal stem cells as a two-edged sword in hepatic regenerative medicine: Engraftment and hepatocyte differentiation versus profibrogenic potential. Gut, 2007 (in press). 9.002

Gallay N, L. Anani, A. Lopez, P. Colombat, C. Binet, J. Domenech, B. B. Weksler, F. Malavasi, O. Herault. The role of Platelet/Endothelial Cell Adhesion Molecule-1 (CD31) and CD38 Antigens in Marrow Microenvironmental Retention of Acute Myelogenous Leukemia Cells. Cancer Res 67:8624-8632, 2007. 7,656


Voena C, Conte C, Ambrogio C, Boeri Erba E, Boccalatte F, Mohammed S, Jensen ON, Palestro G, Inghirami G, Chiarle R. The Tyrosine Phosphatase Shp2 Interacts with NPM-ALK and Regulates Anaplastic Lymphoma Cell Growth and Migration. Cancer Res 67:4278-86, 2007. 7.656


D'Amelio P, Grimaldi A, Di Bella S, Tamone C, Brianza SZ, Ravazzoli MG, Bernabei P, Cristofaro MA, Pescarmona GP, Isaia G. Risedronate Reduces Osteoclast Precursors and Cytokine Production in Postmenopausal Osteoporotic Women. J Bone Miner Res, 2007 (in press). 6.635

Curti A, Aluigi M, Pandolfi S, Ferri E, Isidori A, Salvestrini V, Durelli I, Horenstein AL, Fiore F, Massaia M, Piccioli M, Pileri SA, Zavatto E, D'Addio A, Baccarani M, Lemoli RM. Acute myeloid leukemia cells constitutively express the immunoregulatory enzyme indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase. Leukemia 21:353-355, 2007. 6.612

Frasca L, M. Nasso, F. Spensieri, G. Fedele, R. Palazzo, F. Malavasi, C.M. Ausiello. Interferon-gamma arms human dendritic cells to perform multiple effector functions. J Immunol, 2007 (in press). 6,293

Molina S, V. Castet, C. Fournier-Wirth, L. Pichard-Garcia, R. Avner, D. Harats, J. Roitelman, R. Barbaras, P. Graber, P. Ghersa, M. Smolarsky, A. Funaro, F. Malavasi, D. Larrey, J. Coste, JM. Fabre, A.Sa-Cunha, P. Maurel. The low-density lipoprotein receptor plays a role in the infection of primary human hepatocytes by hepatitis C virus. J Hepatol 46:411-419, 2007. 6,073


Ferrante D, Bertolotti M, Todesco A, Mirabelli D, Terracini B, Magnani C. Cancer mortality and incidence of mesothelioma in a cohort of wives of asbestos workers in Casale Monferrato, Italy. Environ Health Perspect 115:1401-5, 2007. 5.861

Maule MM, Magnani C, Dalmasso P, Mirabelli D, Merletti F, Biggeri A. Modeling mesothelioma risk associated with environmental asbestos exposure. Environ Health Perspect 115:1066-71, 2007. 5.861

Doublier S, Zennaro C, Spatola T, Lupia E, Bottelli A, Deregibus MC, Carraro M, Conaldi PG, Camussi G. HIV-1 Tat reduces nephrin in human podocytes: a potential mechanism for enhanced glomerular permeability in HIV-associated nephropathy. AIDS 21:423-432, 2007. 5.835


Martone T, Gillio-Tos A, De Marco L, Fiano V, Cavalot A, Garzaro M. Merletti F, Cortesina G. Association between hypermethylated tumor and paired surgical margins in head and neck squamous cell carcinomas. Clin Cancer Res 13:5089-94, 2007. 5.715


Tomaino B, Cappello P, Capello M, Fredolini C, Ponzetto A, Novarino A, Ciuffreda L, Bertetto O, De Angelis C, Gaia E, Salacone P, Milella M, Nisticò P, Alessio M, Chiarle R, Giuffrida M-G, Giovarelli M, Novelli F. Autoantibody signature in human ductal pancreatic adenocarcinoma. J Proteome Res 6:4025-31, 2007. 5.151

Willimott S, M. Baou, S. Huf, S. Deaglio, S.D. Wagner. Regulation of CD38 in proliferating chronic lymphocytic leukemia cells stimulated with CD154 and IL-4. Haematol - Hematol J 92:1362-1370, 2007. 5,032

Herrera MB, Bussolati B, Bruno S, Morando L, Mauriello-Romanazzi G, Sanavio F, Stamenkovic I, Biancone L, Camussi G. Exogenous mesenchymal stem cells localize to the kidney by means of CD44 following acute tubular injury. Kidney Int, 2007 (in press). 4.927


Boselli D, Losana G, Bernabei P, Bosisio D, Drysdale P, Kiessling R, Gaston J-S-H, Lammas D, Casanova J-L, Kumararatne D-S, Novelli F. IFNgamma regulates Fas ligand expression in human CD4+ T lymphocytes and controls their anti-mycobacterial cytotoxic functions. Eur J Immunol, 2007 (in press). 4.876


Dikshit R, Gillio-Tos A, Brennan P, De Marco L, Fiano V, Martinez-Peñuela JM, Boffetta P, Merletti F. Hypermethylation, risk factors, clinical characteristics and survival in 235 cases of laryngeal and hypopharyngeal cancers. Cancer, 2007 (in press). 4.800


Richiardi L, Scelo G, Boffetta P, Hemminki K, Pukkala E, Olsen JH, Weiderpass E, Tracey E, Brewster DH, McBride ML, Kliewer EV, Tonita JM, Pompe-Kirn V, Kee-Seng C, Jonasson JG, Martos C, Brennan P. Second malignancies among survivors of germ-cell testicular cancer: a pooled analysis between 13 cancer registries. Int J Cancer 120:623-31, 2007. 4.700

Giorgi Rossi P, Segnan N, Zappa M, Naldoni C, Zorzi M, Confortini M, Merito M, Cuzick J, Ronco G and the NTCC Working Group. The impact of new technologies in cervical cancer screening: results of the NTCC from a public health perspective. Int J Cancer 121:729-2734, 2007. 4.700

Pettersson A, Akre O, Richiardi L, Ekbom A, Kaijser M. Maternal smoking and the epidemic of testicular cancer--a nested case-control study. Int J Cancer 120:2044-6, 2007. 4.700

Baussano I, Maule MM, Dama E, Dalmasso P, Mosso ML, Galzerano M, Merletti F, Magnani C, Pastore G. Expected number of childhood cancers in Italy from 2001 to 2015. Haematol - Hematol J 92:1258-6, 2007. 4.575


Maule MM, Merletti F, Pastore G, Magnani C, Richiardi L. Effects of maternal age and cohort of birth on incidence time trends of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 16:347-51, 2007. 4.460


Arndt V, Lacour B, Steliarova-Foucher E, Spix C, Znaor A, Pastore G, Stiller C, Brenner H. Up-to-date monitoring of childhood cancer long-term survival in Europe: tumours of the sympathetic nervous system, retinoblastoma, renal and bone tumours, and soft tissue sarcomas. Ann Oncol 18:1722-33, 2007. 4.319


Zanini C, Giribaldi G, Mandili G, Carta F, Crescenzio N, Bisaro B, Doria A, Foglia L, di Montezemolo LC, Timeus F,Turrini F. Inhibition of heat shock proteins (HSP) expression by quercetin and differential doxorubicin sensitization in neuroblastoma and Ewing's sarcoma cell lines. J Neurochem 103:1344-54, 2007. 4.260


Scuoppo C, Riess I, Schmitt-Ney M, Allegra P, Forni PE, Bersani F, Taulli R, Accornero P, Crepaldi T, Ponzetto C. The oncogenic transcription factor PAX3-FKHR can convert fibroblasts into contractile myotubes. Exp Cell Res, 2007 (in press). 4.148

Cassoni P, R. Senetta, I. Castellano, E. Ortolan, M. Bosco, I. Magnani, A. Ducati. Caveolin-1 expression is variably displayed in astroglial-derived tumors and absent in oligodendrogliomas: concrete premises for a new reliable diagnostic marker in gliomas. Am J Surg Pathol 31:760-9, 2007. 4,144


Riganti C, Orecchia S, Silvagno F, Pescarmona G, Betta PG, Gazzano E, Aldieri E, Ghigo D, Bosia A. Asbestos Induces Nitric Oxide Synthesis in Mesothelioma Cells via Rho Signaling Inhibition. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 36:746-56, 2007. 3.988


Ronco G, Cuzick J, Segnan N, Brezzi S, Carozzi F, Folicaldi S, Dalla Palma P, Del Mistro A, Gillio-Tos A, Giubilato P, Naldoni C, Polla E, Iossa A, Zorzi M, Confortini M, Giorgi-Rossi P, the NTCC working group. HPV triage for Low grade (L-SIL) cytology is appropriate for women over 35 in mass cervical cancer screening using liquid based cytology. Europ J Cancer 43 :476-480, 2007. 3.706

Alessi D, Dama E, Barr R, Mosso ML, Maule MM, Magnani C, Pastore G, Merletti F. Health-related quality of life of long-term childhood cancer survivors: A population-based study from the Childhood Cancer Registry of Piedmont, Italy. Eur J Cancer 43:2545-52, 2007. 3.706


Roato I, Gorassini E, Buffoni L, Paraskevas L, Ruffini E, Bonello L, Baldi I, Ciuffreda L, Mussa A, Ferracini R. Spontaneous osteoclastogenesis is a predictive factor for bone metastases from non-small cell lung cancer. Lung Cancer. 2007 (in press). 3.554


Terracini B, Maule MM. Aetiological clues from the descriptive epidemiology of childhood acute lymphatic leukaemia and other malignancies. J Epidemiol Community Health 61:180-1, 2007. 3.003


Saponaro S, Guarnieri V, Pescarmona GP, Silvagno F. Long-term exposure to dehydroepiandrosterone affects the transcriptional activity of the glucocorticoid receptor. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 103:129-36, 2007. 2.866

Signorino E, D. Brusa, R. Granata, F. Malavasi, S. Ferrone, L. Matera. Contribution of dendritic cells FcγRI and FcγRIII to cross-presentation of tumor cells opsonized with the anti-MHC I monoclonal antibodies. Cancer Biol Ther, 2007 (in press). 2.818


Motta M, Accornero P, Taulli R, Bernabei P, Desrivieres S, Baratta M. Leptin enhances STAT-3 phosphorylation in HC11 cell line: Effect on cell differentiation and cell viability. Mol Cell Endocrinol 263:149-55, 2007. 2.786

Cavalieri S, A. Funaro, P. Pappi, N. Migone, R.A. Gatti, A. Brusco. Large genomic mutations within the ATM gene detected by MLPA, including a duplication of 41 kb from exon 4 to 20. Ann Hum Gen, 2007. (in press) 2,727


De Marco L, Gillio-Tos A, Bonello L, Ghisetti V, Ronco G, Merletti F. Detection of human papillomavirus type 16 integration in pre-neoplastic cervical lesions and confirmation by DIPS-PCR and sequencing. J Clin Virol 38:7-13, 2007. 2.623


Biancone L, Crich SG, Cantaluppi V, Romanazzi GM, Russo S, Scalabrino E, Esposito G, Figliolini F, Beltramo S, Perin PC, Segoloni GP, Aime S, Camussi G. Magnetic resonance imaging of gadolinium-labeled pancreatic islets for experimental transplantation. NMR Biomed 20:40-8, 2007. 2.469

Hamm J, Pulito R, Benedetto S, Barberis L, Hirsch E, Poli V, Silengo L. Magnetically enriched Bone Marrow Derived Macrophages loaded in vitro with iron oxide can migrate to inflammation sites in mice. NMR Biomed, 2007 (in press). 2.469

Zola H, B. Swart, A. Banham, S. Barry, A. Beare, A. Bensussan, L. Boumsell, D. Buckley C., HJ. Buhring, G. Clark, P. Engel, D. Fox, BQ Jin, PJ Macardle, F. Malavasi, D. Mason, H. Stockinger, X. Yang. CD molecules 2006 - Human cell differentiation molecules. J Immunol Methods 319:1-5, 2007. 2,402

Richiardi L, Pettersson A, Akre O. Genetic and environmental risk factors for testicular cancer. Int J Androl 30:230-40, discussion 240-1, 2007. 2.308


Zanini C, Pulerà F, Carta F, Giribaldi G, Mandali G, Maule MM, Forni M, Turrini F. Proteomic identification of Heat Shock Protein 27 as a differentiation and prognostic marker in neuroblastoma but not in Ewing's Sarcoma. Virchows Archiv, 2007 (in press). 2.251


Baussano I, Bugiani M, Carosso A, Mairano D, Pia Barocelli A, Tagna M, Cascio V, Piccioni P, Arossa W. Risk of tuberculin conversion among healthcare workers and the adoption of preventive measures. Occup Environ Med 64:161-6, 2007. 1.934


Roato I, Gorassini E, Brunetti G, Grano M, Ciuffreda L, Mussa A, Ferracini R. IL-7 Modulates Osteoclastogenesis in Patients Affected by Solid Tumors. Ann N Y Acad Sci 1117:377-84, 2007. 1.930

Ahrens W, Timmer A, Vyberg M, Fletcher T, Guenel P, Merler E, Merletti F, Morales M, Olsson H, Olsen J, Hardell L, Kaerlev L, Raverdy N, Lynge E. Risk factors for extrahepatic biliary tract carcinoma in men: medical conditions and lifestyle: Results from a European multicentre case-control study. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 19:623-630, 2007. 1.895


D'Arena G, M. Tarnani, C. Rumi, T. Vaisitti, S. Aydin, R. De Filippi, F. Perrone, A. Pinto, P. Chiusolo, S. Deaglio, F. Malavasi, L. Laurenti. Prognostic significance of combined analysis of ZAP-70 and CD38 in chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Am J Hematol 82:787-791, 2007. 1,882

Bruno G, Merletti F, Bargero G, Novelli G, Melis D, Soddu A, Perotto M, Pagano G, Cavallo-Perin P. Estimated glomerular filtration rate, albuminuria and mortality in type 2 diabetes: the Casale Monferrato study. Diabetologia 50:941-8, 2007. 1.867

Bo S, Ciccone G, Pearce N, Merletti F, Gentile L, Cassader M, Pagano G. Prevalence of undiagnosed metabolic syndrome in a population of adult asymptomatic subjects. Diabetes Res Clin Pract 75:362-5, 2007. 1.837

Ahrens W, Mambetova C, Bourdon-Raverdy N, Llopis-González A, Guénel P, Hardell L, Merletti F, Morales-Suárez-Varela M, Olsen J, Olsson H, Vyberg M, Zambon P. Occupational exposure to endocrine-disrupting compounds and biliary tract cancer among men. Scand J Work Environ Health 33:387-96, 2007. 1.735

Dama E, Pastore G, Maule MM, Mosso ML, Magnani C, Merletti F. Avoided deaths as an indicator of improvement of childhood cancer treatment. Eur J Cancer Prev 16:453-459, 2007. 1.764

Richiardi L, Baussano I, Vizzini L, Douwes J, Pearce N, Merletti F. Feasibility of recruiting a birth cohort through the Internet: the experience of the NINFEA cohort. Eur J Epidemiol. 2007 (in press). 1.605


Gillio-Tos A, De Marco L, Fiano V, Garcia-Bragado F, Dikshit R , Boffetta P, and Merletti F. Efficient DNA extraction from 25 years old paraffin-embedded tissues: study of 365 samples. Pathology 39:1-5, 2007. 1.471

Piva R, Pellegrino E, Inghirami G. Identification and validation of the anaplastic large cell lymphoma signature. Adv Exp Med Biol 604:129-36, 2007. 0.646


Busetto L, Mirabelli D, Petroni ML, Mazza M, Favretti F, Segato G, Chiusolo M, Merletti F, Balzola F, Enzi G. Comparative long-term mortality after laparoscopic adjustable gastric, banding versus nonsurgical controls. Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:496-502, 2007.



Svegliati Baroni S, Santillo M, Bevilacqua F, Lucchetti M, Spadoni T, Mancini M, Fraticelli P, Sambo P, Funaro A, Kazlauskas A, Avvedimento E-V, Gabrielli A. Stimulatory autoantibodies to the PDGF receptor in systemic sclerosis (scleroderma). N Engl J Med 354:2667-76, 2006. 44.016


Guo W, Pylayeva Y, Pepe A, Yoshioka T, Muller WJ, Inghirami G, Giancotti FG. Beta 4 integrin amplifies ErbB2 signaling to promote mammary tumorigenesis. Cell 126:489-502, 2006. 29.431

Ronco G, Segnan N, Giorgi-Rossi P, Zappa M, Casadei G, Crozzi F, Dalla Palma P, Del Mistro A, Focalidi S, Gillio Tos A, Nardo G, Naldoni C, Schincaglia P, Zorzi M, Confortini M, Cuzikick J, and the NTCC Working Group. Human papillomavirus testing and liquid-based cytology in primary cervical screening: results at recruitment from NTCC randomized controlled trial. J Natl Cancer Inst 98:765-774, 2006. 15.171

Piva R, Pellegrino E, Mattioli M, Agnelli L, Lombardi L, Boccalatte F, Costa G, Ruggeri BA, Cheng M, Chiarle R, Palestro G, Neri A, Inghirami G. Functional validation of the anaplastic lymphoma kinase signature identifies CEBPB and BCL2A1 as critical target genes. J Clin Invest 116:3171-82, 2006.15.053

Puel A, Reichenbach J, Bustamante J, Ku C-L, Feinberg J, Döffinger R, Bonnet M, Filipe Santos O, de Beaucoudrey L, Durandy A, Horneff G, Novelli F, Wahn V, Smahi A, Israel A, Niehues T, Casanova J-L. The Nemo mutation creating the most upstream premature stop codon is hypomorphic owing to a re-initiation of translation. Am J Hum Genet 78:691-701, 2006. 12.649

Levy DE, Inghirami G. STAT3: a multifaceted oncogene. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 103:10151-2, 2006. 10.231

Regis G, Conti L, Boselli D, Novelli F. IFNgammaR2 trafficking tunes IFNgamma/STAT1 in T lymphocytes. Trends Immunol 27:96-101, 2006. 10.174


Ortolan E, Tibaldi EV, Ferranti B, Lavagno L, Garbarino G, Notaro R, Luzzatto L, Malavasi F, Funaro A. CD157 plays a pivotal role in neutrophil transendothelial migration. Blood, 108:4214-22, 2006. 10.131

Piva R, Chiarle R, Manazza A, Taulli R, Simmons W, Ambrogio C, D'Escamard V, Pellegrino E, Ponzetto C, Palestro G, Inghirami G. Ablation of oncogenic ALK is a viable therapeutic approach for anaplastic large cell lymphomas. Blood 107:689-97, 2006. 10.131

von Bergwelt-Baildon M, Shimabukuro-Vornhagen A, Popov A, Klein-Gonzalez N, Fiore F, Debey S, Draube A, Maecker B, Menezes I, Nadler LM, Schultze JL. CD40-activated B-cells express full 'lymph node homing triad' and induce T-cell chemotaxis: potential as cellular adjuvants. Blood 107:2786-9, 2006. 10.131


Vermi W, Facchetti F, Riboldi E, Heine H, Scutera S, Stornello S, Ravarino D, Cappello P, Giovarelli M, Badolato R, Zucca M, Gentili F, Chilosi M, Dogliosi C, Negro Ponzi A, Sozzani S, Musso T. Role of dendritic cell-derived CXCL13 in the pathogenesis of Bartonella henselae B-rich granuloma. Blood 107:454-62, 2006. 10.131

Frasca L, Fedele G, Deaglio S, Capuano C, Palazzo R, Vaisitti T, Malavasi F, Ausiello C-M. CD38 orchestrates migrations, survival and TH1-Immune response of human mature dendritic cells. Blood 107:2392-9, 2006. 10.131


Deaglio S, Vaisitti T, Aydin S, Ferrero E, Malavasi F. In-tandem insight from basic science combined with clinical research: CD38 as both marker and key component of the pathogenetic network underlying chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Blood 108:1135-44, 2006. 10.131


Ronco G, Giorgi-Rossi P, Carozzi F, Dalla Palma P, Del Mistro A, De Marco L, De Lillo M, Naldoni C, Pierotti P, Rizzolo R, Segnan N, Schincaglia P, Zorzi M, Confortini M, Cuzick J, and the NTCC Working Group. Human papillomavirus testing and liquid-based cytology in primary cervical screening among younger women: results at recruitment from NTCC randomized controlled trial. Lancet Oncol 7:547-555, 2006. 7.855


Hulit J, Lee RJ, Li Z, Wang C, Katiyar S, Yang J, Quong AA, Wu K, Albanese C, Russell R, Di Vizio D, Koff A, Thummala S, Zhang H, Harrell J, Sun H, Muller WJ, Inghirami G, Lisanti MP, Pestell RG. p27Kip1 Repression of ErbB2-Induced Mammary Tumor Growth in Transgenic Mice Involves Skp2 and Wnt/{beta}-Catenin Signaling. Cancer Res 66:8529-41, 2006. 7.616


Taulli R, Scuoppo C, Bersani F, Accornero P, Forni PE, Miretti S, Grinza A, Allegra P, Schmitt-Ney M, Crepaldi T, Ponzetto C. Validation of met as a therapeutic target in alveolar and embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma. Cancer Res 66:4742-9, 2006. 7.616


Geninatti Crich S, Bussolati B, Tei L, Grange C, Esposito G, Lanzardo S, Camussi G, Aime S. Magnetic resonance visualization of tumor angiogenesis by targeting neural cell adhesion molecules with the highly sensitive gadolinium-loaded apoferritin probe. Cancer Res 66:9196-201, 2006. 7.616


Barone-Adesi F, Vizzini L, Merletti F, Richiardi L. Short-term effects of Italian smoking regulation on rates of hospital admission for acute myocardial infarction. Eur Heart J 27:2468-72, 2006. 7.341

Peltier J, Bellocq A, Perez J, Doublier S, Dubois YC, Haymann JP, Camussi G, Baud L. Calpain activation and secretion promote glomerular injury in experimental glomerulonephritis: evidence from calpastatin-transgenic mice. J Am Soc Nephrol 17:3415-23, 2006. 7.240

Cappello P, Fraone T, Barberis L, Costa C, Hirsch E, Elia AR, Caorsi C, Musso T, Novelli F, Giovarelli M. CC-chemokine ligand 16 induces a novel maturation program in human immature monocyte-derived dendritic cells. J Immunol 177:6143-51, 2006. 6.387


Herrera MB, Bruno S, Buttiglieri S, Tetta C, Gatti S, Deregibus MC,Bussolati B, Camussi G. Isolation and characterization of a stem cell population from adult human liver. Stem Cells 24:2840-50, 2006. 6.094


Cantaluppi V, Biancone L, Romanazzi GM, Figliolini F, Beltramo S, Ninniri MS, Galimi F, Romagnoli R, Franchello A, Salizzoni M, Perin PC, Ricordi C, Segoloni GP, Camussi G. Antiangiogenic and Immunomodulatory Effects of Rapamycin on Islet Endothelium: Relevance for Islet Transplantation. Am J Transplant 6:2601-11, 2006. 6.002


Bruno S, Bussolati B, Grange C, Collino F, Graziano ME, Ferrando U, Camussi G. CD133+ renal progenitor cells contribute to tumor angiogenesis. Am J Pathol 169:2223-35, 2006. 5.796


Fonsato V, Buttiglieri S, Deregibus MC, Puntorieri V, Bussolati B, Camussi G. Expression of Pax2 in human renal tumor-derived endothelial cells sustains apoptosis resistance and angiogenesis. Am J Pathol 168:706-13, 2006. 5.796

Rastaldi MP, Candiano G, Musante L, Bruschi M, Armelloni S, Rimoldi L, Tardanico R, Sanna-Cherchi S, Ferrario F, Montinaro V, Haupt R, Parodi S, Carnevali ML, Allegri L, Camussi G, Gesualdo L, Scolari F, Ghiggeri GM. Glomerular clusterin is associated with PKC-alpha/beta regulation and good outcome of membranous glomerulonephritis in humans. Kidney Int 70:477-85, 2006. 4.927


Bussolati B, Assenzio B, Deregibus MC, Camussi G. The proangiogenic phenotype of human tumor-derived endothelial cells depends on thrombospondin-1 downregulation via phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase/Akt pathway. J Mol Med-JMM 84:852-63, 2006. 4.702


Merletti F, Richiardi L, Bertoni F, Ahrens W, Buemi A, Costa-Santos C, Eriksson M, Guenel P, Kaerlev L, Jockel KH, Llopis-Gonzalez A, Merler E, Mirando A, Morales-Suarez-Varela MM, Olsson H, Fletcher T, Olsen J. Occupational factors and risk of adult bone sarcomas: A multicentric case-control study in Europe. Int J Cancer 118:721-7, 2006. 4.700


Giwercman A, Richiardi L, Kaijser M, Ekbom A, Akre O. Re: Reduced risk of prostate cancer in men who are childless. Int J Cancer 118:788, 2006. 4.700

Riganti C, Orecchia S, Pescarmona G, Betta PG, Ghigo D, Bosia A. Statins revert doxorubicin resistance via nitric oxide in malignant mesothelioma. Int J Cancer 119:17-27, 2006. 4.700

Bray F, Richiardi L, Ekbom A, Pukkala E, Cuninkova M, Møller H. Trends in testicular cancer incidence and mortality in 22 European countries: continuing increases in incidence and declines in mortality. Int J Cancer 118:3099-111, 2006. 4.700

Franceschi S, Herrero R, Clifford GM, Snijders PJF, Arslan A, Thi Hoang Anh P, Bosch FX, Ferreccio C, Hieu NT, Laczano-Ponce E, Matos E, Molano M, Qiao YL, Rajkumar R, Ronco G, de Sanjosè S, Shin HR, Sukvirach S, Thoams JO, Meijer CJLM, Munoz N and the IARC HPV Prevalence Survey Study Group. Variations in the age-specific curves of human papillomavirus prevalence in women worldwide. Int J Cancer 119:2677-2684, 2006. 4.700


Ciucci A, Gianferretti P, Piva R, Guyot T, Snape T, Roberts SM, Santoro MG. Induction of Apoptosis in Estrogen-Receptor Negative Breast Cancer Cells by Natural and Synthetic Cyclopentenones: Role of the IKK/NF-{kappa}B Pathway. Mol Pharmacol 70:1812-21, 2006.4.612


Dama E, Pastore G, Mosso ML, Ferrante D, Maule MM, Magnani C, Merletti F. Late deaths among five-year survivors of childhood cancer. A population-based study in Piedmont Region, Italy. Haematol-Hematol J 91:1084-91, 2006. 4.575

Bogen B, Ruffini PA, Corthay A, Fredriksen AB, Froyland M, Lundin K, Rosjo E, Thompson K, Massaia M. Idiotype-specific immunotherapy in multiple myeloma: suggestions for future directions of research. Haematol- Hemato J, 91:941-8, 2006. Review. 4.575

Pearce N, Merletti F. Complexity, simplicity, and epidemiology. Int J Epidemiol 35:515-9, 2006. 4.517

Bray F, Richiardi L, Ekbom A, Forman D, Pukkala E, Cuninkova M, Møller H. Do testicular seminoma and nonseminoma share the same etiology? Evidence from an age-period-cohort analysis of incidence trends in eight European countries. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:652-8, 2006. 4.460

Viscomi S, Pastore G, Dama E, Zuccolo L, Pearce N, Merletti F, Magnani C. Life expectancy as an indicator of outcome in follow-up of population-based cancer registries: the example of childhood leukemia. Ann Oncol 17:167-71, 2006. 4.319


Richiardi L, Mirabelli D, Calisti R, Ottino A, Ferrando A, Boffetta P, Merletti F. Occupational exposure to diesel exhausts and risk for lung cancer in a population-based case-control study in Italy. Ann Onco, 17:1842-7, 2006. 4.319

Baussano I, Tardivo I, Bellezza-Fontana R, Forneris MP, Lezo A, Anfossi L, Castello M, Aleksandar V, Bignamini E. Neonatal screening for cystic fibrosis does not affect time to first infection with Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Pediatrics 118:888-95, 2006. 4.272

Piva R, Belardo G, Santoro M-G. NF-kB: A Stress-Regulated Switch for Cell Survival. Antioxid Redox Sign 8:478-485, 2006. 4.232

Bussolati B, Grange C, Bruno S, Buttiglieri S, Deregibus MC, Tei L, Aime S, Camussi G. Neural-cell adhesion molecule (NCAM) expression by immature and tumor-derived endothelial cells favors cell organization into capillary-like structures. Exp Cell Res 312:913-24, 2006. 4.148


D'Amelio P, Grimaldi A, Bernabei P, Pescarmona G-P, Isaia G. Immune system and bone metabolism: does thymectomy influence postmenopausal bone loss in humans? Bone 39:658-65, 2006. 3.939

Biancone L, Cantaluppi V, Romanazzi GM, Russo S, Figliolini F, Beltramo S, Scalabrino E, Deregibus MC, Romagnoli R, Franchello A, Salizzoni M, Perin PC, Ricordi C, Segoloni GP, Camussi G. Platelet-activating factor synthesis and response on pancreatic islet endothelial cells: relevance for islet transplantation. Transplantation 81:511-8, 2006. 3.879


Pastore G, Peris-Bonet R, Carli M, Martinez-Garcia C, de Toledo JS, Steliarova-Foucher E. Childhood soft tissue sarcomas incidence and survival in European children (1978-1997): Report from the Automated Childhood Cancer Information System project. Eur J Cancer 42:2136-2149, 2006. 3.706


Pastore G, Znaor A, Spreafico F, Graf N, Pritchard-Jones K, Steliarova-Foucher E. Malignant renal tumours incidence and survival in European children (1978-1997): Report from the Automated Childhood Cancer Information System project. Eur J Cancer 42:2103-2114, 2006. 3.706


Zuccolo L, Dama E, Maule MM, Pastore G, Merletti F, Magnani C. Updating long-term childhood cancer survival trend with period and mixed analysis: good news from population-based estimates in Italy. Eur J Cancer 42:1135-42, 2006. 3.706

Maule MM, Zuccolo L, Magnani C, Pastore G, Dalmasso P, Pearce N, Merletti F, Gregori D. Bayesian methods for early detection of changes in childhood cancer incidence: trends for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia are consistent with an infectious. Eur J Cancer 42:78-83, 2006. 3.706


Benedetto S, Pulito R, Geninatti Crich S, Tarone G, Aime S, Silengo L, Hamm J. Quantification of the expression level of Integrin receptor avb3 in cell lines and MR imaging with antibody-coated iron oxide particles. Magn Reson Med 56:711-6, 2006. 3.508


Terreno E, Geninatti Crich S, Belfiore S, Biancone L, Cabella C, Esposito G, Manazza AD, Aime S. Effect of the intracellular localization of a Gd-based imaging probe on the relaxation enhancement of water protons. Magn Reson Med 55:491-7, 2006. 3.508

Cantaluppi V, Deregibus MC, Biancone L, Deambrosis I, Bussolati B, Albini A, Camussi G. The expression of CD154 by Kaposis sarcoma cells mediates the anti-apoptotic and migratory effects of HIV-1-TAT protein. Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 19:81-96, 2006. 3.418

Giribaldi G, Procida S, Ulliers D, Mannu F, Volpatto R, Mandili G, Fanchini L, Bertetto O, Fronda G, Simula L, Rimini E, Cherchi G, Bonello L, Maule MM, Turrini F. Specific detection of cytokeratin 20-positive cells in blood of colorectal and breast cancer patients by a high sensitivity real-time reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction method. J Mol Diagn 8:105-12, 2006. 2.885

Malavasi F, S. Deaglio, E. Ferrero, A. Funaro, J. Sancho, C. Ausiello, E. Ortolan, T. Vaisitti, M. Zubiaur, G. Fedele, S. Aydin, E. Tibaldi, I. Durelli, R. Lusso, A.L. Horenstein. CD38 and CD157 as receptors of the immune system: a bridge between innate and adaptive immunity. Mol Med 12:334-341; 2006. 2,708

Morabito F, R.N. Damle, S. Deaglio, M.J. Keating, M. Ferrarini, N. Chiorazzi. The CD38 ectoenzyme family: advances in basic science and clinical practice. Mol Med 12:342-344, 2006. 2,708

Barbero G, Carta F, Giribaldi G, Mandili G, Crobu S, Ceruti C, Fontana D, Destefanis P, Turrini F. Protein/RNA coextraction and small two-dimensional polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis for proteomic/gene expression analysis of renal cancer biopsies. Anal Biochem 349:62-71, 2006. 2.670

Gillio Tos A, De Marco L, Ghisetti V, Snijders PJF, Segnan N, Ronco G, Merletti F. Human papillomavirus typing with GP5+/6+ polymerase chain reaction reverse line blotting and with commercial type-specific PCR kits. J Clin Virol 36:126-132, 2006. 2.623


Bruno S, Bussolati B, Scacciatella P, Marra S, Sanavio F, Tarella C, Camussi G. Combined administration of G-CSF and GM-CSF stimulates monocyte-derived pro-angiogenic cells in patients with acute myocardial infarction. Cytokine 34:56-65, 2006.2.012


Bruno B, Sorasio R, Barozzi P, Vieira J, Omede P, Giaretta F, Rotta M, Giaccone L, Massaia M, Luppi M, Boccadoro M. Kaposi's sarcoma triggered by endogenous HHV-8 reactivation after non-myeloablative allogeneic haematopoietic transplantation. Eur J Haematol, 76:342-7, 2006. 2.004

Morales-Suarez-Varela MM, Olsen J, Johansen P, Kaerlev L, Guenel P, Arveux P, Wingren G, Hardell L, Ahrens W, Stang A, Llopis A, Merletti F, Guillen-Grima F, Masala G. Occupational Sun Exposures and Mycosis Fungoides. A European Multicentre Case-control Study. J Occup Environ Med 48:390-3, 2006. 1.942

Bruno G, Merletti F, Biggeri A, Bargero G, Prina-Cerai S, Pagano G, Cavallo-Perin P. Effect of age on the association of non-high-density-lipoprotein cholesterol and apolipoprotein B with cardiovascular mortality in a Mediterranean population with type 2 diabetes: the Casale Monferrato study. Diabetologia 49:937-944, 2006. 1.867


Schiffer D, Manazza A, Tamagno I. Nestin expression in neuroepithelial tumors. Neurosci Lett 400:80-5, 2006. 1.898


Palumbo A, Avonto I, Bruno B, Falcone A, Scalzulli PR, Ambrosini MT, Bringhen S, Gay F, Rus C, Cavallo F, Falco P, Massaia M, Musto P, Boccadoro M. Intermediate - dose melphalan(100mg/m2) bortezomib/thalidomide/dexamethasone and stem cell support in patients with refractory or relapsed myeloma. Clin Lymphoma Myeloma, 6:475-7, 2006. 1.838


Maule MM, Merletti F, Mirabelli D, La Vecchia C, Spatial variation of mortality for common and rare cancers in Pidmont, Italy (1980- 2000) : A Bayesian approach. Eur J Cancer Prev 15:108-16, 2006. 1.764


Baussano I, Bugiani M, Gregori D, Pasqualini C, Demicheli V, Merletti F. Impact of immigration and HIV infection on tuberculosis incidence in an area of low tuberculosis prevalence. Epidemiol Infect 1-7, 2006. 1.674


Guo C, Inghirami G, Ibrahim S, Sen F. Epistaxis and severe weakness in a patient with multiple myeloma. Therapy-related acute myeloid leukemia, pure erythroid leukemia. Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:1075-6, 2006. 1.587


Grange C, Bussolati B, Bruno S, Fonsato V, Sapino A, Camussi G. Isolation and characterization of human breast tumor-derived endothelial cells. Oncol Rep 15:381-6, 2006. 1.572


Parusel I, Kahl S, Braasch F, Glowacki G, Halverson G-R, Reid M-E, Scawalder A, Ortolan E, Funaro A, Malavasi F, Hardie D, Halder S, Buckley C-D, Haag F, Koch-Nolte F. A panel of monoclonal antibodies recognizing GPI-anchored ADP-ribosyltransferase ART4, the carrier of the Dombrock Blood group antigens. Cell Immunol 236:59-65, 2006. 1.558


Baussano I, Bugiani M, Gregori D, van Hest R, Borraccino A, Raso R, Merletti F. Undetected burden of tuberculosis in a low-prevalence area. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:415-21, 2006. 1.456


Dama E, Pastore G, Mosso ML, Maule MM, Magnani C, Merletti F. Time trends and prognostic factors for survival from childhood cancer: a report from the Childhood Cancer Registry of Piedmont (Italy). Eur J Pediatr 165:240-9, 2006. 1.382

Gennero L, Mortimer P, Sperber K, Carloni G, Ponzetto A. Stem cells: an alternative to organ transplantation in chronic, degenerative and infectious diseases? New Microbiol 29:151-67, 2006. Review. 0.529

Vanni C, Visco V, Parodi A, Ottaviano C, Ognibene M, Manazza AD, Retta SF, Varesio L, Mancini P, Torrisi MR, Eva A. Inhibition of PI3K induces Rac Activation and Membrane Ruffling in Proto-Dbl Expressing Cells. Cell Cycle 5:2657-65, 2006.


Roato I, Brunetti G, Gorassini E, Grano M, Colucci S, Bonello L, Buffoni L, Manfredi R, Ruffini E, Ottaviani D, Ciuffreda L, Mussa A, Ferracini R. IL-7 up-regulates TNF-alpha-dependent osteoclastogenesis in patients affected by solid tumor. PLoS One 1(1):e124. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0000124, 2006.


Chiarle R, Simmons WJ, Cai H, Dhall G, Zamo A, Raz R, Karras JG, Levy DE, Inghirami G. Stat3 is required for ALK-mediated lymphomagenesis and provides a possible therapeutic target. Nat Med 11:623-629, 2005. 28.878


Clifford G, Gallus S, Herreo R, Snijders P, Vaccarella S, Ahn PTH, Ferreccio C, Hieu NT, Matos E, Molano M, Rajkumar R, Ronco G, de Sanjosè S, Shin HR, Sukvirach S, Thomas JO, Tunsakul S, Munoz N, Meijer C, Franceschi S, IHPS (IARC HPV Prevalence Survey ) Study Group. Distribution of HPV Types in Cytologically Normal Women: Pooled Analysis of the IARC HPV Prevalence Surveys. Lancet 366:991-998, 2005. 23.407

Regis G, Bosticardo M, Conti L, De Angelis S, Boselli D, Tomaino B, Bernabei P, Giovarelli M, Novelli F. Iron regulates T lymphocyte sensitivity to the IFN-gamma/STAT1 signaling pathway in vitro and in vivo. Blood 105:3214-21, 2005. 10.131

Piva R, Gianferretti P, Ciucci A, Taulli R, Belardo G, Santoro MG. 15-Deoxy-{Delta}12,14-prostaglandin J2 induces apoptosis in human malignant B-cells: an effect associated with inhibition of NF-{kappa}B activity and down-regulation of anti-apoptotic proteins. Blood 105:1750-1758, 2005. 10.131

Ambrogio C, Voena C, Manazza AD, Riera L, Piva R, Barberis L, Costa C, Tarone G, Defilippi P, Hirsch E, Boeri Erba E, Mohammed S, Jensen ON, PalestroG, Inghirami G, Chiarle R. p130cas mediates the transforming properties of the anaplastic lymphoma kinase. Blood 106:3907-3916, 2005. 10.131

Deaglio S, Vaisitti T, Bergui L, Bonello L, Horenstein A-L, Tamagnone L, Boumsell L, Malavasi F. CD38 and CD100 lead a network of surface receptors relaying positive signals for B-CLL growth and survival. Blood 105:3042-50, 2005. 10.131

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Righi L, Deaglio S, Pecchioni C, Gregorini A, Horenstein A- L, Bussolati G, Sapino A, Malavasi F. Role of CD31/PECAM-1 expression in in vitro and in vivo growth and differentiation of human breast cancer cells. Am. J. Pathol. 162:1163-74, 2003. 5.796



Nanni P, Nicoletti G, De Giovanni C, Landuzzi L, Di Carlo E, Iezzi M, Ricci C, Astolfi A, Croci S, Marangoni F, Musiani P, Forni G, Lollini P-L. Prevention of HER-2/neu transgenic mammary carcinoma by tamoxifen plus interleukin 12. Int. J. Cancer. 105:384-9, 2003. 4.700


Buttiglieri S, Pasqui D, Migliori M, Johnstone H, Affrossman S, Sereni L, Wratten M-L, Barbucci R, Tetta C, Camussi G. Endothelization and adherence of leucocytes to nanostructured surfaces. Biomaterials 24:2731-8, 2003. 4.698

Richiardi L, Askling J, Granath F, Akre O. Body size at birth and adulthood and the risk for germ-cell testicular cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:669-73, 2003. 4.460

Morabito F, Mangiola M, Stelitano C, Deaglio S, Callera V, Malavasi F. Simultaneous expression by chronic Iymphocitic leukemia B-cells of CD38 and its ligand CD31: anecdotical observation or pathogenetic hypothesis for the clinical outcome? Hematologica [letter] 88:354-5, 2003. 4.575


Berrino F, Richiardi L, Boffetta P, Estève J, Belletti I, Raymond L, Troschel L, Pisani P, Zubiri L, Ascunce N, Gubèran E, Tuyns A, Terracini B, Merletti F, Milan JEM working group. Occupation and larynx and hypopharynx cancer: a job-exposure matrix approach in an international case-control study in France, Italy, Spain and Switzerland. Cancer Causes Control 14:213-23, 2003. 3.195

Boffetta P, Richiardi L, Berrino F, Estève J, Pisani P, Crosignani P, Raymond L, Zubiri L, Del Moral A, Lehmann W, Donato F, Terracini B, Tuyns A, Merletti F. Occupation and larynx and hypopharynx cancer: an international case-control study in France, Italy, Spain and Switzerland. Cancer Causes Control 14:203-12, 2003. 3.195

Mariano F, Bussolati B, Migliori M, Russo S, Triolo G, Camussi G. Platelet-activating factor synthesis by neutrophils, monocytes, and endothelial cells is modulated by nitric oxide production. Shock 19:339-44, 2003. 3.122

Horenstein A-L, Crivellin F, Funaro F, Said M, Malavasi F. Design and scaleup of downstream processing of monoclonal antibodies for cancer therapy: from research to clinical proof of principle. J. Immunol. Methods 275:99-112, 2003. 2.572

Forni G, Curcio C, Spadaro M, Iliffe J, Quaglino E, Di Carlo E, Musiani P, Lollini P-L. Immunization in tumor prevention. Int Immunopharmacol. 3:1151-8, 2003. 2.008

Lande R, Urbani F, Di Carlo B, Sconocchia G, Deaglio S, Funaro A, Malavasi F, Ausiello C. CD38 ligation plays a direct role in the induction of IL-1beta, IL-6 and IL-10 secretion in resting human monocytes. Cellular Immunol. 220: 30-8, 2003. 1.558



Hirsch E, Barberis L, Brancaccio M, Azzolino O, Xu D, Kyriakis J-M, Silengo L, Giancotti F-G, Tarone G, Fassler R, Altruda F. Defective Rac-mediated proliferation and survival after targeted mutation of the beta1 integrin cytodomain. J. Cell. Biol. 157:481-92, 2002. 10.951


Deaglio S, Capobianco A, Cali A, Bellora F, Alberti F, Righi L, Sapino A, Camaschella C, Malavasi F. Structural, functional, and tissue distribution analysis of human transferrin receptor-2 by murine monoclonal antibodies and a polyclonal antiserum. Blood 100:3782-9, 2002. 10.131


Deaglio S, Zubiaur M, Gregorini A, Bottarel F, Ausiello C, Dianzani U, Sancho J, Malavasi F. Human CD38 and CD16 are physically dependent and physically associated in natural killer cells. Blood 99:2490-8, 2002. 10.131

Deregibus M-C, Cantaluppi V, Doublier S, Brizzi M-F, Deambrosis I, Albini A, Camussi G. HIV-1-Tat protein activates phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase/ AKT-dependent survival pathways in Kaposi's sarcoma cells. J. Biol. Chem. 277:25195-202, 2002. 5.854

Chiarle R, Fan Y, Piva R, Boggino H, Skolnik J, Novero D, Palestro G, De Wolf-Peeters C, Chilosi M, Pagano M, Inghirami G. S-phase kinase-associated protein 2 expression in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma inversely correlates with p27 expression and defines cells in S phase. Am. J. Pathol. 160:1457-66, 2002. 5.796

Conaldi P-G, Bottelli A, Baj A, Serra C, Fiore L, Federico G, Bussolati B, Camussi G. Human immunodeficiency virus-1 tat induces hyperproliferation and dysregulation of renal glomerular epithelial cells. Am. J. Pathol. 161:53-61, 2002. 5.796

Bussolati B, Mariano F, Migliori M, Camussi G. Nitric oxide/platelet activating factor cross-talk in mesangial cells modulates the interaction with leukocytes. Kidney Int. 62:1322-31, 2002. 4.927


Losana G, Rigamonti L, Borghi I, Assenzio B, Ariotti S, Jouanguy E, Altare F, Forni G, Casanova J-L, Novelli F. Requirement for both IL-12 and IFN-gamma signaling pathways in optimal IFN-gamma production by human T cells. Eur. J. Immunol. 32:693-700, 2002. 4.876

De Stefani A, Forni G, Ragona R, Cavallo G, Bussi M, Usai A, Badellino F, Cortesina G. Improved survival with perilymphatic interleukin 2 in patients with resectable squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity and oropharynx. Cancer 95:90-7, 2002. 4.800


Bussolati B, Russo S, Deambrosis I, Cantaluppi V, Volpe A, Ferrando U, Camussi G. Expression of CD154 on renal cell carcinomas and effect on cell proliferation, motility and platelet-activating factor synthesis. Int. J. Cancer 100:654-61, 2002. 4.700

Losana G, Bovolenta C, Rigamonti L, Borghi I, Altare F, Jouanguy E, Forni G, Casanova J-L, Sherry B, Mengozzi M, Trinchieri G, Poli G, Gerosa F, Novelli F. IFN-gamma and IL-12 differentially regulate CC-chemokine secretion and CCR5 expression in human T lymphocytes. J. Leuk. Biol. 72:735-42, 2002. 4.627

Cappello P, Novelli F, Forni G, Giovarelli M. Death receptor ligands in tumors. J. Immunoth. 25:1-15, 2002. 3.644

Silvagno F, Guarnieri V, Capizzi A, Pescarmona G-P. Synergistic effect of retinoic acid and dehydroepiandrosterone on differentiation of human neuroblastoma cells. FEBS Lett. 532:153-8, 2002. 3.415

Ortolan E, Vacca P, Capobianco A, Armando E, Crivellin F, Horenstein A, Malavasi F. CD157, the Janus of CD38 but with a unique personality. Cell Biochem. Funct. 20:309-22, 2002. 1.360


Nanni P, Nicoletti G, De Giovanni C, Landuzzi L, Di Carlo E, Cavallo F, Pupa S-M, Rossi I, Colombo M-P, Ricci C, Astolfi A, Musiani P, Forni G, Lollini P-L.Combined allogeneic tumor cell vaccination and systemic IL-12 prevents mammary carcinogenesis in HER-2/neu transgenic mice. J. Exp. Med. 194:1195-1205, 2001. 13.965


Bosticardo M, Ariotti S, Losana G, Bernabei P, Forni G, Novelli F. Biased activation of human T lymphocytes due to low extracellular pH is antagonized by B7/CD28 costimulation. Eur. J. Immunol. 9:2829-38, 2001. 4.876


Bernabei P, Coccia E-M, Rigamonti L, Bosticardo M, Forni G, Pestka S, Krause C-D, Battistini A, Novelli F. Interferon-gamma receptor 2 expression as the deciding factor in human T, B and myeloid cell proliferation or death. J. Leuk. Biol. 70:950-60, 2001. 4.627

Losana G, Bernabei P, Bosticardo M, Regis G, Novelli F. Regulation of IFN-gammaR signaling chain (IFN-gammaR2) in human lymphoid cells. Recent Res. Devel. Immunology 3:145-59, 2001.