• 2550 Citations
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Research Output 1987 2019

  • 2550 Citations
  • 27 h-Index
  • 77 Article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Review article
2019

In vitro assessment of radiobiology of meningioma: A pilot study

Pinzi, V., Bisogno, I., Ciusani, E., Canazza, A., Calatozzolo, C., Vetrano, I. G., Pasi, F., De Martin, E., Fumagalli, M. L., Nano, R. & Fariselli, L., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 311, p. 288-294 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radiobiology
Meningioma
Radiation Tolerance
Cell Culture Techniques
Radiation

In vitro assessment of radiobiology of meningioma: A pilot study

Pinzi, V., Bisogno, I., Ciusani, E., Canazza, A., Calatozzolo, C., Vetrano, I. G., Pasi, F., De Martin, E., Fumagalli, M. L., Nano, R. & Fariselli, L., 2019, In : Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 311, p. 288-294 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radiobiology
Meningioma
Radiation Tolerance
Cell Culture Techniques
Radiation
1 Citation (Scopus)
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Bone Marrow
Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Homologous Transplantation
Liver
2018
Sendai virus
Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells
Insulin
Stem cells
Islets of Langerhans

Glucocorticoids Reprogram Beta Cell Signaling to Preserve Insulin Secretion

Fine, NHF., Doig, CL., Elhassan, YS., Vierra, NC., Marchetti, P., Bugliani, M., Nano, R., Piemonti, L., Rutter, GA., Jacobson, DA., Lavery, GG. & Hodson, DJ., 2018, In : Diabetes. 67, 2, p. 278-290 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glucocorticoids
Insulin
11-beta-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenases
Cushing Syndrome
Cortisone
1 Citation (Scopus)

Insulin-mimetic effects of short-term rapamycin in type 1 diabetic patients prior to islet transplantation

Benedini, S., Ermetici, F., Briganti, S., Codella, R., Terruzzi, I., Maffi, P., Caldara, R., Secchi, A., Nano, R., Piemonti, L., Alejandro, R., Ricordi, C. & Luzi, L., Jul 1 2018, In : Acta Diabetologica. 55, 7, p. 715-722 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Sirolimus
Insulin
Insulin Resistance
Glucose

Insulin-mimetic effects of short-term rapamycin in type 1 diabetic patients prior to islet transplantation

Benedini, S., Ermetici, F., Briganti, S., Codella, R., Terruzzi, I., Maffi, P., Caldara, R., Secchi, A., Nano, R., Piemonti, L., Alejandro, R., Ricordi, C. & Luzi, L., 2018, In : Acta Diabetologica. 55, 7, p. 715-722 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Sirolimus
Insulin
Insulin Resistance
Glucose
2017
4 Citations (Scopus)

Establishment, characterization and long-term culture of human endocrine pancreas-derived microvascular endothelial cells

Sordi, V., Ferri, A., Ceserani, V., Ciusani, E., Dugnani, E., Pellegrini, S., Nano, R., Pecciarini, L., Pessina, A., Pascucci, L., Piemonti, L. & Alessandri, G., 2017, In : Cytotherapy. 19, 1, p. 141-152 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans
Endothelial Cells
Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Regenerative Medicine
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-1
4 Citations (Scopus)

Establishment, characterization and long-term culture of human endocrine pancreas-derived microvascular endothelial cells

Sordi, V., Ferri, A., Ceserani, V., Ciusani, E., Dugnani, E., Pellegrini, S., Nano, R., Pecciarini, L., Pessina, A., Pascucci, L., Piemonti, L. & Alessandri, G., Jan 1 2017, In : Cytotherapy. 19, 1, p. 141-152 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans
Endothelial Cells
Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Regenerative Medicine
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-1
1 Citation (Scopus)

miR-204 is associated with an endocrine phenotype in human pancreatic islets but does not regulate the insulin mRNA through MAFA

Marzinotto, I., Pellegrini, S., Brigatti, C., Nano, R., Melzi, R., Mercalli, A., Liberati, D., Sordi, V., Ferrari, M., Falconi, M., Doglioni, C., Ravassard, P., Piemonti, L. & Lampasona, V., 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 2, 14051.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans
Insulin
Phenotype
Messenger RNA
Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells
1 Citation (Scopus)

Salvage Islet Auto Transplantation after Relaparatomy

Balzano, G., Nano, R., Maffi, P., Mercalli, A., Melzi, R., Aleotti, F., Gavazzi, F., Berra, C., De Cobelli, F., Venturini, M., Magistretti, P., Scavini, M., Capretti, G., Del Maschio, A., Secchi, A., Zerbi, A., Falconi, M. & Piemonti, L., Oct 1 2017, In : Transplantation. 101, 10, p. 2492-2500 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Pancreatectomy
Insulin
Safety
Sepsis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Salvage Islet Auto Transplantation After Relaparatomy

Balzano, G., Nano, R., Maffi, P., Mercalli, A., Melzi, R., Aleotti, F., Gavazzi, F., Berra, C., de Cobelli, F., Venturini, M., Magistretti, P., Scavini, M., Capretti, G., Del Maschio, A., Secchi, A., Zerbi, A., Falconi, M. & Piemonti, L., 2017, In : Transplantation. 101, 10, p. 2492-2500 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Pancreatectomy
Sepsis
Hemorrhage
Safety
2016
16 Citations (Scopus)

Aberrant accumulation of the diabetes autoantigen GAD65 in Golgi membranes in conditions of er stress and autoimmunity

Phelps, E. A., Cianciaruso, C., Michael, I. P., Pasquier, M., Kanaani, J., Nano, R., Lavallard, V., Billestrup, N., Hubbell, J. A. & Baekkeskov, S., Sep 1 2016, In : Diabetes. 65, 9, p. 2686-2699 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Autoantigens
Autoimmunity
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress
Membranes
17 Citations (Scopus)
Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Pancreatectomy
Autologous Transplantation
Chronic Pancreatitis
Pancreatic Fistula
Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Pancreatectomy
Autologous Transplantation
Chronic Pancreatitis
Pancreatic Fistula
1 Citation (Scopus)

Islet volume and indexes of β-cell function in humans

Nano, R., Melzi, R., Mercalli, A., Balzano, G., Scavini, M., Bonadonna, R. & Piemonti, L., 2016, In : Cell Transplantation. 25, 3, p. 491-501 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Insulin
Cell Size
Islets of Langerhans
Glucose
Fasting
33 Citations (Scopus)

The state of the art of islet transplantation and cell therapy in type 1 diabetes

Pellegrini, S., Cantarelli, E., Sordi, V., Nano, R. & Piemonti, L., Feb 29 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Acta Diabetologica. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Cell- and Tissue-Based Therapy
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Islets of Langerhans
Insulin

The state of the art of islet transplantation and cell therapy in type 1 diabetes

Pellegrini, S., Cantarelli, E., Sordi, V., Nano, R. & Piemonti, L., Oct 1 2016, In : Acta Diabetologica. 53, 5, p. 683 - 691 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Cell- and Tissue-Based Therapy
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Islets of Langerhans
Insulin
2015
11 Citations (Scopus)

Human islet distribution programme for basic research: activity over the last 5 years

Nano, R., Bosco, D., Kerr-Conte, J. A., Karlsson, M., Charvier, S., Melzi, R., Ezzouaoui, R., Mercalli, A., Hwa, A., Pattou, F., Korsgren, O., Berney, T. & Piemonti, L., May 1 2015, In : Diabetologia. 58, 5, p. 1138-1140 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)
Autologous Transplantation
Islets of Langerhans
Iron
Magnetic resonance
Grafts
2014
10 Citations (Scopus)

Calcineurin inhibitor-free immunosuppressive regimen in type 1 diabetes patients receiving islet transplantation: Single-group phase 1/2 trial

Maffi, P., Berney, T., Nano, R., Niclauss, N., Bosco, D., Melzi, R., Mercalli, A., Magistretti, P., De Cobelli, F., Battaglia, M., Scavini, M., Demuylder-Mischler, S., Secchi, A. & Piemonti, L., 2014, In : Transplantation. 98, 12, p. 1301-1309 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Immunosuppressive Agents
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Antilymphocyte Serum
Sirolimus
4 Citations (Scopus)

Combined laparoscopic spleen-preserving distal pancreatectomy and islet autotransplantation for benign pancreatic neoplasm

Balzano, G., Carvello, M., Piemonti, L., Nano, R., Ariotti, R., Mercalli, A., Melzi, R., Maffi, P., Braga, M. & Staudacher, C., 2014, In : World Journal of Gastroenterology. 20, 14, p. 4030-4036 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatectomy
Autologous Transplantation
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Spleen
Islets of Langerhans Transplantation

Erratum: Autologous pancreatic islet transplantation in human bone marrow (Diabetes (2013) 62 (3523-3531))

Maffi, P., Balzano, G., Ponzoni, M., Nano, R., Sordi, V., Melzi, R., Mercalli, A., Scavini, M., Esposito, A., Peccatori, J., Cantarelli, E., Messina, C., Bernardi, M., Del Maschio, A., Staudacher, C., Doglioni, C., Ciceri, F., Secchi, A. & Piemonti, L., Jan 2014, In : Diabetes. 63, 1, p. 377 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Islet transplantation stabilizes hemostatic abnormalities and cerebral metabolism in individuals with type 1 diabetes

D'Addio, F., Maffi, P., Vezzulli, P., Vergani, A., Mello, A., Bassi, R., Nano, R., Falautano, M., Coppi, E., Finzi, G., D'Angelo, A., Fermo, I., Pellegatta, F., La Rosa, S., Magnani, G., Piemonti, L., Falini, A., Folli, F., Secchi, A. & Fiorina, P., Jan 2014, In : Diabetes Care. 37, 1, p. 267-276 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Hemostatics
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Waiting Lists
Neuropsychological Tests
41 Citations (Scopus)

Isolation, characterization and potential role in beta cell-endothelium cross-talk of extracellular vesicles released from human pancreatic islets

Figliolini, F., Cantaluppi, V., De Lena, M., Beltramo, S., Romagnoli, R., Salizzoni, M., Melzi, R., Nano, R., Piemonti, L., Tetta, C., Biancone, L. & Camussi, G., Jul 16 2014, In : PLoS One. 9, 7, e102521.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

islets of Langerhans
angiogenesis
endothelium
Islets of Langerhans
endothelial cells
7 Citations (Scopus)
Islets of Langerhans
Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
Perfusion
Liver
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
19 Citations (Scopus)

Relaparotomy for a pancreatic fistula after a pancreaticoduodenectomy: A comparison of different surgical strategies

Balzano, G., Pecorelli, N., Piemonti, L., Ariotti, R., Carvello, M., Nano, R., Braga, M. & Staudacher, C., Jan 2014, In : HPB. 16, 1, p. 40-45 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatic Fistula
Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Pancreatectomy
Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Autologous Transplantation
24 Citations (Scopus)

RFamide peptides 43RFa and 26RFa both promote survival of pancreatic β-cells and human pancreatic islets but exert opposite effects on insulin secretion

Granata, R., Settanni, F., Trovato, L., Gallo, D., Gesmundo, I., Nano, R., Gallo, M. P., Bergandi, L., Volante, M., Alloatti, G., Piemonti, L., Leprince, J., Papotti, M., Vaudry, H., Ong, H. & Ghigo, E., 2014, In : Diabetes. 63, 7, p. 2280-2393 114 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans
Cell Survival
Insulin
G-Protein-Coupled Receptors
Phosphatidylinositol 3-Kinase

RFamide peptides 43RFa and 26RFa both promote survival of pancreatic β-cells and human pancreatic islets but exert opposite effects on insulin secretion.

Granata, R., Settanni, F., Trovato, L., Gallo, D., Gesmundo, I., Nano, R., Gallo, M. P., Bergandi, L., Volante, M., Alloatti, G., Piemonti, L., Leprince, J., Papotti, M., Vaudry, H., Ong, H. & Ghigo, E., 2014, In : Diabetes. 63, 7, p. 2380-2393 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans
Cell Survival
Insulin
G-Protein-Coupled Receptors
Phosphatidylinositol 3-Kinase
2 Citations (Scopus)

The allocation of pancreas allografts on donor age and duration of intensive care unit stay: The experience of the North Italy Transplant program

Cardillo, M., Nano, R., De Fazio, N., Melzi, R., Drago, F., Mercalli, A., Dell'Acqua, A., Scavini, M. & Piemonti, L., 2014, In : Transplant International. 27, 4, p. 353-361 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Italy
Allografts
Intensive Care Units
Pancreas
Transplants
2013
60 Citations (Scopus)

Alloantibody and autoantibody monitoring predicts islet transplantation outcome in human type 1 diabetes

Piemonti, L., Everly, M. J., Maffi, P., Scavini, M., Poli, F., Nano, R., Cardillo, M., Melzi, R., Mercalli, A., Sordi, V., Lampasona, V., De Arias, A. E., Scalamogna, M., Bosi, E., Bonifacio, E., Secchi, A. & Terasaki, P. I., May 2013, In : Diabetes. 62, 5, p. 1656-1664 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Isoantibodies
Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Autoantibodies
Tissue Donors
54 Citations (Scopus)

Autologous pancreatic islet transplantation in human bone marrow

Maffi, P., Balzano, G., Ponzoni, M., Nano, R., Sordi, V., Melzi, R., Mercalli, A., Scavini, M., Esposito, A., Peccatori, J., Cantarelli, E., Messina, C., Bernardi, M., Del Maschio, A., Staudacher, C., Doglioni, C., Ciceri, F., Secchi, A. & Piemonti, L., Oct 2013, In : Diabetes. 62, 10, p. 3523-3531 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Bone Marrow
Pancreatectomy
Autologous Transplantation
C-Peptide
34 Citations (Scopus)

Extending indications for islet autotransplantation in pancreatic surgery

Balzano, G., Maffi, P., Nano, R., Zerbi, A., Venturini, M., Melzi, R., Mercalli, A., Magistretti, P., Scavini, M., Castoldi, R., Carvello, M., Braga, M., Del Maschio, A., Secchi, A., Staudacher, C. & Piemonti, L., Aug 2013, In : Annals of Surgery. 258, 2, p. 210-218 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Autologous Transplantation
Pancreatectomy
Neoplasms
Chronic Pancreatitis
Transplants
14 Citations (Scopus)

Human pancreatic islet preparations release HMGB1: (Ir)relevance for graft engraftment

Nano, R., Racanicchi, L., Melzi, R., Mercalli, A., Maffi, P., Sordi, V., Ling, Z., Scavini, M., Korsgren, O., Celona, B., Secchi, A. & Piemonti, L., 2013, In : Cell Transplantation. 22, 11, p. 2175-2186 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans
Grafts
Transplants
Coagulation
Brain
81 Citations (Scopus)

Rapamycin unbalances the polarization of human macrophages to M1

Mercalli, A., Calavita, I., Dugnani, E., Citro, A., Cantarelli, E., Nano, R., Melzi, R., Maffi, P., Secchi, A., Sordi, V. & Piemonti, L., Oct 2013, In : Immunology. 140, 2, p. 179-190 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sirolimus
Macrophages
Toll-Like Receptor 4
Stem Cell Factor
Survival
2012
81 Citations (Scopus)

CXCR1/2 inhibition enhances pancreatic islet survival after transplantation

Citro, A., Cantarelli, E., Maffi, P., Nano, R., Melzi, R., Mercalli, A., Dugnani, E., Sordi, V., Magistretti, P., Daffonchio, L., Ruffini, P. A., Allegretti, M., Secchi, A., Bonifacio, E. & Piemonti, L., Oct 1 2012, In : Journal of Clinical Investigation. 122, 10, p. 3647-3651 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans
Transplantation
Ligands
Natural Killer T-Cells
Chemokine Receptors
33 Citations (Scopus)

Des-acyl ghrelin fragments and analogues promote survival of pancreatic β-cells and human pancreatic islets and prevent diabetes in streptozotocin-treated rats

Granata, R., Settanni, F., Julien, M., Nano, R., Togliatto, G., Trombetta, A., Gallo, D., Piemonti, L., Brizzi, M. F., Abribat, T., Van Der Lely, A. J. & Ghigo, E., Mar 22 2012, In : Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 55, 6, p. 2585-2596 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Experimental Diabetes Mellitus
Islets of Langerhans
Cell Survival
Ghrelin Receptor
des-n-octanoyl ghrelin
2011
24 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative evaluation of simple indices of graft function after islet transplantation

Caumo, A., Maffi, P., Nano, R., Luzi, L., Hilbrands, R., Gillard, P., Jacobs-Tulleneers-Thevissen, D., Secchi, A., Keymeulen, B., Pipeleers, D. & Piemonti, L., Oct 15 2011, In : Transplantation. 92, 7, p. 815-821 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Transplants
C-Peptide
Glucose
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
125 Citations (Scopus)

Expansion of Th17 cells and functional defects in T regulatory cells are key features of the pancreatic lymph nodes in patients with type 1 diabetes

Ferraro, A., Socci, C., Stabilini, A., Valle, A., Monti, P., Piemonti, L., Nano, R., Olek, S., Maffi, P., Scavini, M., Secchi, A., Staudacher, C., Bonifacio, E. & Battaglia, M., Nov 2011, In : Diabetes. 60, 11, p. 2903-2913 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Th17 Cells
Regulatory T-Lymphocytes
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Lymph Nodes
Proinsulin
11 Citations (Scopus)

Human placental lactogen (hPL-A) activates signaling pathways linked to cell survival and improves insulin secretion in human pancreatic islets

Lombardo, M. F., De Angelis, F., Bova, L., Bartolini, B., Bertuzzi, F., Nano, R., Capuani, B., Lauro, R., Federici, M., Lauro, D. & Donadel, G., Sep 2011, In : Islets. 3, 5, p. 250-258 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Placental Lactogen
Islets of Langerhans
Cell Survival
Insulin
Insulinoma
35 Citations (Scopus)

Risks and benefits of transplantation in the cure of type 1 diabetes: Whole pancreas versus islet transplantation. A single center study

Maffi, P., Scavini, M., Socci, C., Piemonti, L., Caldara, R., Gremizzi, C., Melzi, R., Nano, R., Orsenigo, E., Venturini, M., Staudacher, C., del Maschio, A. & Secchi, A., 2011, In : The review of diabetic studies : RDS. 8, 1, p. 44-50 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreas Transplantation
Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Pancreas
Transplantation
2010
63 Citations (Scopus)

Mesenchymal cells appearing in pancreatic tissue culture are bone marrow-derived stem cells with the capacity to improve transplanted islet function

Sordi, V., Melzi, R., Mercalli, A., Formicola, R., Doglioni, C., Tiboni, F., Ferrari, G., Nano, R., Chwalek, K., Lammert, E., Bonifacio, E. & Piemonti, L., Jan 2010, In : Stem Cells. 28, 1, p. 140-151 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mesenchymal Stromal Cells
Stem Cells
Bone Marrow
Helper-Inducer T-Lymphocytes
Green Fluorescent Proteins

Mesenchymal cells appearing in pancreatic tissue culture are bone marrow-derived stem cells with the capacity to improve transplanted islet function (Stem Cells (2010) 28, (140) DOI: 10.1002/stem.259)

Sordi, V., Melzi, R., Mercalli, A., Formicola, R., Doglioni, C., Tiboni, F., Ferrari, G., Nano, R., Chwalek, K., Lammert, E., Bonifacio, E., Borg, D. & Piemonti, L., Feb 2010, In : Stem Cells. 28, 2, p. 386 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Citations (Scopus)

Role of CCL2/MCP-1 in islet transplantation

Melzi, R., Mercalli, A., Sordi, V., Cantarelli, E., Nano, R., Maffi, P., Sitia, G., Guidotti, L. G., Secchi, A., Bonifacio, E. & Piemonti, L., 2010, In : Cell Transplantation. 19, 8, p. 1031-1046 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Transplants
Grafts
Transplantation (surgical)
Medical problems
2009
12 Citations (Scopus)

Collagenase isoforms for pancreas digestion

Bertuzzi, F., Cainarca, S., Marzorati, S., Bachi, A., Antonioli, B., Nano, R., Verzaro, R. & Ricordi, C., 2009, In : Cell Transplantation. 18, 2, p. 203-206 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Collagenases
Pancreas
Digestion
Protein Isoforms
Enzymes
21 Citations (Scopus)

Improving the procedure for detection of intrahepatic transplanted islets by magnetic resonance imaging

Malosio, M. L., Esposito, A., Poletti, A., Chiaretti, S., Piemonti, L., Melzi, R., Nano, R., Tedoldi, F., Canu, T., Santambrogio, P., Brigatti, C., De Cobelli, F., Maffi, P., Secchi, A. & Del Maschio, A., Oct 2009, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 9, 10, p. 2372-2382 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Magnets
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Transplants
Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Feasibility Studies
8 Citations (Scopus)

Rapamycin does not adversely affect intrahepatic islet engraftment in mice and improves early islet engraftment in humans.

Melzi, R., Maffi, P., Nano, R., Sordi, V., Mercalli, A., Scavini, M., Secchi, A., Bonifacio, E. & Piemonti, L., Jul 2009, In : Islets. 1, 1, p. 42-49 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sirolimus
Transplants
Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Inbred BALB C Mouse
Chemokine CCL3
2008
87 Citations (Scopus)

Abscisic acid is an endogenous stimulator of insulin release from human pancreatic islets with cyclic ADP ribose as second messenger

Bruzzone, S., Bodrato, N., Usai, C., Guida, L., Moreschi, I., Nano, R., Antonioli, B., Fruscione, F., Magnone, M., Scarfì, S., De Flora, A. & Zocchi, E., Nov 21 2008, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 283, 47, p. 32188-32197 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclic ADP-Ribose
Abscisic Acid
Second Messenger Systems
Islets of Langerhans
Insulin
20 Citations (Scopus)

Disproportionate hyperproinsulinemia, Β-cell restricted prohormone convertase 2 deficiency, and cell cycle inhibitors Expression by human islets transplanted into athymic nude mice: Insights into nonimmune-mediated mechanisms of delayed islet graft failure

Davalli, A. M., Perego, L., Bertuzzi, F., Finzi, G., La Rosa, S., Blau, A., Placidi, C., Nano, R., Gregorini, L., Perego, C., Capella, C. & Folli, F., 2008, In : Cell Transplantation. 17, 12, p. 1323-1336 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Proprotein Convertase 2
Nude Mice
Grafts
Cell Cycle
Cells
158 Citations (Scopus)

Obestatin promotes survival of pancreatic β-cells and human islets and induces expression of genes involved in the regulation of β-cell mass and function

Granata, R., Settanni, F., Gallo, D., Trovato, L., Biancone, L., Cantaluppi, V., Nano, R., Annunziata, M., Campiglia, P., Arnoletti, E., Ghé, C., Volante, M., Papotti, M., Muccioli, G. & Ghigo, E., Apr 2008, In : Diabetes. 57, 4, p. 967-979 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ghrelin
Islets of Langerhans
Cell Survival
Gene Expression
Phosphotransferases