LIMATOLA CRISTINA

Professore Ordinario 
Settore scientifico disciplinare di riferimento  (BIO/09)
Ateneo Università degli Studi di ROMA "La Sapienza" 
Struttura di afferenza Dipartimento di FISIOLOGIA E FARMACOLOGIA "VITTORIO ERSPAMER" 
Recapiti Elenco recapiti telefonici

Orari di ricevimento

Lunedì ore 9-17 (nel periodo di lezione ore 12-17)

Curriculum

degree in Biological Science at the University of Rome “Tor Vergata” 14 March 1989;
PhD in Biotechnology 29 July 1994;
PhD student at the Netherlands Cancer Institute of Amsterdam (1992-1993);
1993-1996: AIRC (Italian Society for Cancer research) fellow
1996-1998: post-Doc at the Biophysics laboratory of the Cancer Research Institute “Regina Elena”, in Rome.
1998-2004 Researcher at the Biophysics Laboratory of the Human Physiology and Pharmacology Department at the University of Rome “Sapienza”.
2004-2007 Associate Professor in Human Physiology at the Department of the Human Physiology and Pharmacology at the University of Rome “Sapienza”.
2007- Full Professor in Human Physiology at the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Rome “Sapienza” and Head of the Neuroimmunology Laboratory of the Molecular and Cellular Neurophysiology Unit of the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Sapienza University.
2009- Director of the School of Sport Medicine of Sapienza University.
2012- Member of the Paritetic Commission Sapienza-ASI.
2012-2015 Member of the Nucleo di Valutazione d’Ateneo, Cassino University.
2014- Member of the Scientific Board of Pasteur Institute, Fondazione Cenci Bolognetti Rome.
2014- Head of Department of Physiology and Pharmacoloy at Sapienza University
2016- Member of the national committee for the welfare of animals used for scientific purposes
2017- Senior Fellow of the Superior School for Advanced Studies, Sapienza, Life Science.
Author of 110 scientific publications. H index 28
Editorial activity: reviewer for the following journals: Neurology; Journal of Neuroscience; Journal of Neuroimmunology; Journal of Neurochemistry; American Journal of Pathology; FASEB Journal; Neurobiology of Aging; Immunology Letters; Journal of Neuroscience Research; Experimental Cell Research; Frontiers in Endocrinology; Glia; Brain, Behavior and Immunity; British Journal of Pharmacology; Expert Opinion On Therapeutic Targets; PLOS one; Journal of Leukocyte Biology. Guest editor for Journal of Neuroimmunology in 2007 and 2010.
Invited Speaker at: Gordon Research Conference (2008); Winter Peptide Conference (2008); 58° National Meeting SIF (2007); 62° National Meeting SIF (2011); VI SIICA NATIONAL CONFERENCE (2008); 9th Colloques de la Societes de Neurosciences (2009). Companies: Angelini, (2006); Merck/Serono (2006). Universities: Genova University (2008); Groningen Medical Center (2008); Turkish-FEPS Physiology Meeting (2011); XIV National Meeting SINS Catania 2012; Purine Meeting in Fukuoka (2012); IPMC, CNRS Sophia Antipolis (2012); Euroglia in Berlin (2013); Purine Meeting in Bonn (2014); Purine Meeting in Hamburg (2015); Lisbon annual meeting of Synanet (2016); Pasteur Institute Paris -Gut-Brain network- (2017); Conférences Jacques Monod, Roscoff– CNRS Glial cells at the crossroads of innate immunity and brain Functions (2017); Lisbon University IMM Satellite Symposium (2018).
Workshop organization: Chemokines and chemokine receptors in the nervous system, Rome 1st 2nd and 3th edition 2007, 2009 and 2013. Purine 2017, Rome
Grants: Universitary grants: 2003-2014; National grants from MIUR (PRIN) 2005-2007; 2007-2009; 2009-2011; Pasteur Institute, Cenci Bolognetti 2008-2010; 2011-2013; 2014-2016; Ministero della Salute, Ricerca finalizzata 2007-2009. Fondazione Mariani 2008-2010. Fondazione Milan per la SLA 2010; Regione Lazio 2010 (C0344); AIRC IG 2012-2015. Twinning project "Synanet" H2020.
Publications last 10 years:
1. Lauro C., Di Angelantonio S., Cipriani R., Sobrero F., Antonilli L., Brusadin V., Ragazzino D. & Limatola C. 2008 Activity of adenosine receptors type 1 is required for CX3CL1-mediated neuroprotection and neuromodulation in hippocampal neurons. J Immunol 180:7590-7596.
2. Trettel F., Di Angelantonio S., Limatola C., Ransohoff R.M. 2008 Chemokines and Chemokine Receptors in the Nervous System, Meeting Report. J Neuroimmunol 198:1-8.
3. Catalano M., Trettel F., Cipriani R., Lauro C., Sobrero F., Eusebi F., Limatola C. 2008 Chemokine CXCL8 modulates GluR1 phosphorylation. J Neuroimmunol 198:75-81.
4. Roseti C, Martinello K, Fucile S, Piccari V, Mascia A, Di Gennaro G, Quarato PP, Manfredi M, Esposito V, Cantore G, Arcella A, Simonato M, Fredholm BB, Limatola C, Miledi R, Eusebi F. Adenosine receptor antagonists alter the stability of human epileptic GABAA receptors. (2008) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 105:15118-23.
5. Sabatelli M, Eusebi F, Al-Chalabi A, Conte A, Madia F, Luigetti M, Mancuso I, Limatola C, Trettel F, Sobrero F, Di Angelantonio S, Grassi F, Di Castro A, Moriconi C, Fucile S, Lattante S, Marangi G, Murdolo M, Orteschi D, Del Grande A, Tonali P, Neri G, Zollino M. 2009 Rare Missense Variants of Neuronal Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor Altering Receptor Function Are Associated with Sporadic Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Hum Mol Genet 18:3997-4006.
6. Maggi L, Trettel F, Scianni M, Bertollini C, Eusebi F, Fredholm BB & Limatola C 2009 LTP impairment by fractalkine/CX3CL1 in mouse hippocampus is mediated through the activity of adenosine receptor type 3 (A3R). J Neuroimmunol. 215:36-42.
7. Roseti C, Palma E, Martinello K, Fucile S, Morace R, Esposito V, Cantore G, Arcella A, Giangaspero F, Aronica E, Mascia A, Di Gennaro G, Quarato PP, Manfredi M, Cristalli G, Lambertucci C, Marucci G, Volpini R, Limatola C, Eusebi F. 2009 Blockage of A2A and A3 adenosine receptors decreases the desensitization of human GABA(A) receptors microtransplanted to Xenopus oocyte Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 106:15927-31.
8. Ragozzino D, Lauro C and Limatola C Role of CX3CL1 in synaptic activity and neuroprotection. In Chemokine Receptors and NeuroAIDS Beyond Co-Receptor Function and Links to Other Neuropathologies. Meucci Olimpia (Ed.) 2010, XVI, 412 p. 27 illus., 21 in color., Hardcover ISBN: 978-1-4419-0792-9
9. Lauro C, Cipriani R, Catalano M, Trettel F, Chece G, Brusadin V, Antonilli L, van Rooijen N, Eusebi F, Fredholm BB, Limatola C. 2010 Adenosine A1 receptors and microglial cells mediate CX3CL1-induced protection of hippocampal neurons against Glu-induced death. Neuropsychopharmacol 35:1550-9.
10. Sciaccaluga M, Fioretti B, Catacuzzeno L, Pagani F, Bertollini C, Rosito C, Catalano M, D’Alessandro G, Santoro A, Cantore G, Ragozzino D, Castigli E, Franciolini F, Limatola C. 2010 CXCL12-induced glioblastoma cell migration requires intermediate-conductance Ca2+-activated K+ channel activity. Am J Physiol 299(1):C175-84.
11. Trettel F, Di Angelantonio S, Limatola C, Ransohoff RM 2010 Conference report: Chemokines and Chemokine Receptors in the Nervous System, Rome, 24/25 October, 2009; 2nd workshop. J Neuroimmunol 224:1-7.
12. Piccinin S, Di Angelantonio S, Piccioni A, Volpini R, Cristalli G, Fredholm BB, Limatola C, Eusebi F, Ragozzino D. 2010 CX3CL1-induced modulation at CA1 synapses reveals multiple mechanisms of EPSC modulation involving AR subtypes. J Neuroimmunol 224:85-92.
13. Del Percio C, Iacoboni M, Lizio R, Marzano N, Infarinato F, Vecchio F, Bertollo M, Robazza C, Comani S, Limatola C, Babiloni C. 2011 Functional coupling of parietal alpha rhythms is enhanced in athletes before visuomotor performance: a coherence electroencephalographic study Neuroscience. 175:198-211
14. Babiloni C, Percio CD, Triggiani AI, Marzano N, Valenzano A, Petito A, Bellomo A, Soricelli A, Lecce B, Mundi C, Limatola C, Cibelli G. 2011 Attention cortical responses to enlarged faces are reduced in underweight subjects: An electroencephalographic study. Clin Neurophysiol. Mar 18. [Epub ahead of print]
15. Bernareggi A, Grilli M, Marchi M, Limatola C, Ruzzier F, Eusebi F. 2011 Characterization of GABA(A) receptors expressed in glial cell membranes of adult mouse neocortex using a Xenopus oocyte microtransplantation expression system. J Neurosci Methods. 198:77-83.
16. Di Angelantonio S, Piccioni A, Moriconi C, Trettel F, Cristalli G, Grassi F, Limatola C. 2011 Adenosine A2A receptor induces protein kinase A-dependent functional modulation of human alpha3beta4 nicotinic receptor J Physiol 589:2755-66.
17. Conti L, Palma E, Roseti C, Lauro C, Cipriani R, de Groot M, Aronica E, Limatola C. Anomalous levels of Cl(-) transporters cause a decrease of GABAergic inhibition in human peritumoral epileptic cortex. 2011 Epilepsia 52:1635-44.
18. Maggi L, Scianni M, Branchi I, D'Andrea I, Lauro C, Limatola C. 2011 CX3CR1 deficiency alters hippocampal-dependent plasticity phenomena blunting the effects of enriched environment. Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience 5-22: 1-9.
19. Babiloni C, Marzano N, Lizio R, Valenzano A, Triggiani AI, Petito A, Bellomo A, Lecce B, Mundi C, Soricelli A, Limatola C, Cibelli G, Del Percio C. 2011 Resting state cortical electroencephalographic rhythms in subjects with normal and abnormal body weight. Neuroimage;58:698-707.
20. Babiloni C, Del Percio C, Triggiani AI, Marzano N, Valenzano A, De Rosas M, Petito A, Bellomo A, Lecce B, Mundi C, Limatola C, Cibelli G. 2011 Frontal-parietal responses to "oddball" stimuli depicting "fattened" faces are increased in successful dieters: an electroencephalographic study. Int J Psychophysiol; 82:153-66.
21. Babiloni C, Infarinato F, Marzano N, Iacoboni M, Dassù F, Soricelli A, Rossini PM, Limatola C, Del Percio C. 2011 Intra-hemispheric functional coupling of alpha rhythms is related to golfer's performance: a coherence EEG study. Int J Psychophysiol;82:260-8.
22. Del Percio C, Infarinato F, Marzano N, Iacoboni M, Aschieri P, Lizio R, Soricelli A, Limatola C, Rossini PM, Babiloni C. Reactivity of alpha rhythms to eyes opening is lower in athletes than non-athletes: a high-resolution EEG study. Int J Psychophysiol. 2011;82(3):240-7.
23. Cipriani R., Villa P, Chece G, Lauro C, Paladini P, Micotti E, Perego C, De Simoni MG, Fredholm BB, Eusebi F, Limatola C. 2011 CX3CL1 is neuroprotective in permanent focal cerebral ischemia in rodents. J Neurosci, 31:16327–16335
24. Palma E, Inghilleri M, Conti L, Deflorio C, Frasca V , Manteca A, Pichiorri F, Roseti C, Torchia G, Limatola C, Grassi F & Miledi R 2011 Physiological characterization of human muscle acetylcholine receptors from ALS patients Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A;108:20184-8.
25. Rosito M, Deflorio C, Limatola C, Trettel F 2012 CXCL16 orchestrates adenosine A3 receptor and MCP- 1/CCL2 activity to protect neurons from excitotoxic cell death in the CNS. J. Neurosci 32:3154-63.
26. Palma E, Conti L, Roseti C, Limatola C. 2012 Novel approaches to study the involvement of a7-nAChR in human diseases. Curr Drug Targets. 13:579-86
27. Deflorio C, Palma E, Conti L, Roseti C, Manteca A, Giacomelli E, Catalano M, Limatola C, Inghilleri M, Grassi F. 2012 Riluzole blocks human muscle acetylcholine receptors. J Physiol. 590:2519-28.
28. Bertollini C, Murana E, Mosca L, D'Erme M, Scala F, Francioso A, Catalano M, Limatola C, Bregestovski P, Di Angelantonio S, Ragozzino D. Transient increase in neuronal chloride concentration by neuroactive aminoacids released from glioma cells. Front Mol Neurosci. 2012;5:100. doi: 10.3389/fnmol.2012.00100.
29. Scianni M, Antonilli L, Chece G, Cristalli G, Di Castro MA, Limatola C, and Maggi L Fractalkine/CX3CL1 enhances hippocampal NMDAR function via D-serine and A2AR activity. J Neuroinflammation. 2013;10(1):108
30. Del Percio C, Triggiani AI, Marzano N, Valenzano A, De Rosas M, Petito A, Bellomo A, Lecce B, Mundi C, Infarinato F, Soricelli A, Limatola C, Cibelli G, Babiloni C. 2013 Poor desynchronisation of resting-state eyes-open cortical alpha rhythms in obese subjects without eating disorders. Clin Neurophysiol. 124:1095-105.
31. D’Alessandro G, Catalano M, Sciaccaluga M, Chece G, Cipriani R, Rosito M, Grimaldi A, Lauro C, Cantore G, Santoro A, Fioretti B, Franciolini F, Wulff H, Limatola C. KCa3.1 channels are involved in the infiltrative behavior of glioblastoma in vivo. Cell Death Dis. 2013 Aug 15;4:e773.
32. Sciaccaluga M, D’Alessandro G, Pagani F, Ferrara G, Lopez N, Warr T, Gorello P, Porzia A, Mainiero F, Santoro A, Esposito V, Cantore G, Castigli E, Limatola C. (2013) Functional cross talk between CXCR4 and PDGFR on glioblastoma cells is essential for migration. PLoS One. 2013 Sep 2;8(9):e73426
33. Roseti C, Fucile S, Lauro C, Martinello K, Bertollini C, Esposito V, Mascia A, Catalano M, Aronica E, Limatola C Palma E. 2013 Fractalkine/CX3CL1 modulates GABAA currents in human temporal lobe epilepsy. Epilepsia 54:1834-1844.
34. Catalano M, Lauro C, Cipriani R, Chece G, Ponzetta A, Di Angelantonio S, Ragozzino D, Limatola C. 2013 CX3CL1 protects neurons against excitotoxicity enhancing GLT-1 activity on astrocytes. J Neuroimmunol;263:75-82.
35. Diógenes MJ, Neves-Tomé R, Fucile S, Martinello K, Scianni M, Theofilas P, Lopatár J, Ribeiro JA, Maggi L, Frenguelli BG, Limatola C, Boison D, Sebastião AM. 2014 Homeostatic Control of Synaptic Activity by Endogenous Adenosine is Mediated by Adenosine Kinase. Cereb Cortex. 24:67-80
36. Deflorio C, Catalano M, Fucile S, Limatola C, Grassi F. 2014 Fluoxetine prevents acetylcholine-induced excitotoxicity blocking human endplate acetylcholine receptor. Muscle Nerve; 49(1):90-7. doi: 10.1002/mus.23870.
37. Rosito M, Lauro C, Chece G, Porzia A, Monaco L, Mainiero F, Catalano M, Limatola C, Trettel F. 2014 Trasmembrane chemokines CX3CL1 and CXCL16 drive interplay between neurons, microglia and astrocytes to counteract pMCAO and excitotoxic neuronal death. Front Cell Neurosci. 8:193. doi: 10.3389/fncel.2014.00193.
38. Limatola C, Ransohoff RM. 2014 Modulating neurotoxicity through CX3CL1/CX3CR1 signaling. Front Cell Neurosci. 8:229. doi: 10.3389/fncel.2014.00229.
39. Lauro C, Catalano M, Di Paolo E, Chece G, de Costanzo I, Trettel F, Limatola C. 2014 Fractalkine/CX3CL1 engages different neuroprotective responses upon selective glutamate receptor overactivation. Front Cell Neurosci. 2015 Jan 21;8:472. doi: 10.3389/fncel.2014.00472. eCollection 2014.
40. Deflorio C, Onesti E, Lauro C, Tartaglia G, Giovannelli A, Limatola C, Inghilleri M, Grassi F. 2014 Partial block by riluzole of muscle sodium channels in myotubes from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis patients. Neurol Res Int.;2014:946073. doi: 10.1155/2014/946073. Epub 2014 Dec 8.
41. Di Angelantonio S, Murana E, Cocco S, Scala F, Bertollini C, Molinari MG, Lauro C, Bregestovski P, Limatola C, Ragozzino D. A role for intracellular zinc in glioma alteration of neuronal chloride equilibrium. Cell Death Dis. 2014 Oct 30;5:e1501. doi: 10.1038/cddis.2014.437.
42. Lauro C, Catalano M, Di Paolo E, Chece G, de Costanzo I, Trettel F, Limatola C. Fractalkine/CX3CL1 engages different neuroprotective responses upon selective glutamate receptor overactivation. Front Cell Neurosci. 2015 Jan 21;8:472.
43. Pagani F, Paolicelli RC, Murana E, Cortese B, Di Angelantonio S , Zurolo E, Guiducci E, Ferreira TA, Garofalo S, Catalano M, D’Alessandro G, Porzia A, Peruzzi G, Mainiero F, Limatola C, Gross CT and Ragozzino D. (2015) Defective microglial development in the hippocampus of Cx3cr1 deficient mice. Front Cell Neurosci doi: 10.3389/fncel.2015.0011
44. Garofalo S, D’Alessandro G, Chece G, Brau F, Maggi L, Rosa A, Porzia A, Mainiero F, Esposito V, Lauro C, Benigni G, Bernardini G, Santoni A, Limatola C. Enriched environment reduces glioma growth through immune and non immune mechanisms in mice. Nature Commun. 2015 Mar 30;6:6623. doi: 10.1038/ncomms7623.
45. Catalano M., G D'Alessandro, F. Lepore, M. Corazzari, S. Caldarola, C. Valacca, F. Faienza, V. Esposito, C. Limatola, F. Ceccconi, S. Di Bartolomeo. (2015) Autophagy induction impairs migration and invasion by reversing EMT in glioblastoma cells. Mol Oncol. 2015 May 13. pii: S1574-7891(15)00114-3. doi: 10.1016/j.molonc.2015.04.016
46. Fractalkine in the nervous system: neuroprotective or neurotoxic molecule? Lauro C, Catalano M, Trettel F, Limatola C. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2015 Jun 17. doi: 10.1111/nyas.12805
47. GABAA currents are decreased by IL-1β in epileptogenic tissue of patients with temporal lobe epilepsy: implications for ictogenesis. Roseti C, van Vliet EA, Cifelli P, Ruffolo G, Baayen JC, Di Castro MA, Bertollini C, Limatola C, Aronica E, Vezzani A, Palma E. Neurobiol Dis. 2015 Jul 11;82:311-320. doi: 10.1016/j.nbd.2015.07.003.
48. Milior G, Lecours C, Samson L, Bisht K, Poggini S, Pagani F, Deflorio C, Lauro C, Alboni S, Limatola C, Branchi I, Tremblay ME, Maggi L. Fractalkine receptor deficiency impairs microglial and neuronal responsiveness to chronic stress. Brain Behav Immun. 2015 Jul 29. pii: S0889-1591(15)00419-5. doi: 10.1016/j.bbi.2015.07.024.
49. Di Angelantonio S, Bertollini C, Piccinin S, Rosito M, Trettel F, Pagani F, Limatola C, Ragozzino D. Basal adenosine modulates the functional properties of AMPA receptors in mouse hippocampal neurons through the activation of A1R A2AR and A3R. Front Cell Neurosci. 2015 Oct 12;9:409. doi: 10.3389/fncel.2015.00409. eCollection 2015.
50. Alboni S, van Dijk RM, Poggini S, Milior G, Perrotta M, Drenth T, Brunello N, Wolfer DP, Limatola C, Amrein I, Cirulli F, Maggi L, Branchi I. Fluoxetine effects on molecular, cellular and behavioral endophenotypes of depression are driven by the living environment. Mol Psychiatry. 2015 Nov 24. doi: 10.1038/mp.2015.191.
51. Babiloni C, Pennica A, Del Percio C, Noce G, Cordone S, Muratori C, Ferracuti S, Donato N, Di Campli F, Gianserra L, Teti E, Aceti A, Soricelli A, Viscione M, Limatola C, Andreoni M, Onorati P. Abnormal cortical sources of resting state electroencephalographic rhythms in single treatment-naïve HIV individuals: A statistical z-score index. Clin Neurophysiol. 2016
52. Bisht K, Sharma KP, Lecours C, Gabriela Sánchez M, El Hajj H, Milior G, Olmos-Alonso A, Gómez-Nicola D, Luheshi G, Vallières L, Branchi I, Maggi L, Limatola C, Butovsky O, Tremblay MÈ. Dark microglia: A new phenotype predominantly associated with pathological states. Glia. 2016 Feb 5. doi: 10.1002/glia.22966.
53. Palma E, Reyes-Ruiz JM, Lopergolo D, Roseti C, Bertollini C, Ruffolo G, Cifelli P, Onesti E, Limatola C, Miledi R, Inghilleri M. Acetylcholine receptors from human muscle as pharmacological targets for ALS therapy. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Feb 29. pii: 201600251
54. Grimaldi A, D'Alessandro G, Golia MT, Grössinger EM, Di Angelantonio S, Ragozzino D, Santoro A, Esposito V, Wulff H, Catalano M, Limatola C. KCa3.1 inhibition switches the phenotype of glioma-infiltrating microglia/macrophages. Cell Death Dis. 2016 Apr 7;7:e2174. doi: 10.1038/cddis.2016.73.
55. D'Alessandro G, Grimaldi A, Chece G, Porzia A, Esposito V, Santoro A, Salvati M, Mainiero F, Ragozzino D, Di Angelantonio S, Wulff H, Catalano M, Limatola C. KCa3.1 channel inhibition sensitizes malignant gliomas to temozolomide treatment. Oncotarget. 2016 Apr 16. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.8761. [Epub ahead of print]
56. Babiloni C, Pennica A, Capotosto P, Onorati P, Muratori C, Ferracuti S, Roma P, Correr V, Piccinni E, Noce G, Del Percio C, Cordone S, Limatola C, Soricelli A, Di Campli F, Gianserra L, Ciullini L, Aceti A, Viscione M, Teti E, Sarmati L, Andreoni M. (2016) Brain and cognitive functions in two groups of naïve HIV patients selected for a different plan of antiretroviral therapy: A qEEG study. Clin Neurophysiol. 2016 Nov;127(11):3455-3469. doi: 10.1016/j.clinph.2016.
57. Di Castro MA, Trettel F, Milior G, Maggi L, Ragozzino D, Limatola C. (2016) The chemokine CXCL16 modulates neurotransmitter release in hippocampal CA1 area. Sci Rep. 2016 Oct 10;6:34633. doi: 10.1038/srep34633.
58. Onorato I, D'Alessandro G, Di Castro MA, Renzi M, Dobrowolny G, Musarò A, Salvetti M, Limatola C, Crisanti A, Grassi F. (2016) Noise Enhances Action Potential Generation in Mouse Sensory Neurons via Stochastic Resonance. PLoS One. 2016 Aug 15;11(8):e0160950. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0160950.
59. Ruffolo G, Iyer A, Cifelli P, Roseti C, Mühlebner A, van Scheppingen J, Scholl T, Hainfellner JA, Feucht M, Krsek P, Zamecnik J, Jansen FE, Spliet WG, Limatola C, Aronica E, Palma E. Functional aspects of early brain development are preserved in tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) epileptogenic lesions. Neurobiol Dis. 2016 Nov;95:93-101. doi: 10.1016/j.nbd.2016.07.014
60. Babiloni C, Pennica A, Del Percio C, Noce G, Cordone S, Lopez S, Berry K, Muratori C, Ferracuti S, Roma P, Correr V, Di Campli F, Gianserra L, Ciullini L, Aceti A, Soricelli A, Teti E, Viscione M, Limatola C, Onorati P, Capotosto P, Andreoni M. Antiretroviral therapy affects the z-score index of deviant cortical EEG rhythms in naïve HIV individuals. (2016) Neuroimage Clin. 2016 Jun 8;12:144-56. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2016.06.005.
61. Lenzi J, Pagani F, De Santis R, Limatola C, Bozzoni I, Di Angelantonio S, Rosa A. (2016) Differentiation of control and ALS mutant human iPSCs into functional skeletal muscle cells, a tool for the study of neuromuscolar diseases. Stem Cell Res. 2016 Jul;17(1):140-7. doi: 10.1016/j.scr.2016.06.003.
62. Milior G, Castro MA, Sciarria LP, Garofalo S, Branchi I, Ragozzino D, Limatola C, Maggi L. (2016) Electrophysiological Properties of CA1 Pyramidal Neurons along the Longitudinal Axis of the Mouse Hippocampus Sci Rep. 2016 Dec 6;6:38242. doi: 10.1038/srep38242.
63. Capitano F, Camon J, Licursi V, Ferretti V, Maggi L, Scianni M, Del Vecchio G, Rinaldi A, Mannironi C, Limatola C, Presutti C, Mele A. (2016) MicroRNA-335-5p modulates spatial memory and hippocampal synaptic plasticity. Neurobiol Learn Mem. 2016 Dec 27;139:63-68. doi: 10.1016/j.nlm.2016.12.019. [Epub ahead of print]
64. Garofalo S, Grimaldi A, Chece G, Porzia A, Morrone S, Mainiero F, D'Alessandro G, Esposito V, Cortese B, Di Angelantonio S, Trettel F, Limatola C. (2017) The Glycoside Oleandrin Reduces Glioma Growth with Direct and Indirect Effects on Tumor Cells. J Neurosci;37(14):3926-3939.
65. Alboni S, van Dijk M, Poggini S, Milior G, Perrotta ML, Drenth T, Brunello N, Wolfer D, Limatola C, Amrein I, Cirulli F, Maggi L, Branchi I. (2017) Hippocampus-related effects of fluoxetine treatment under stressful vs enriched conditions. Mol Psychiatry.;22(4):483.
66. Ferrucci M, Biagioni F, Lenzi P, Gambardella S, Ferese R, Calierno MT, Falleni A, Grimaldi A, Frati A, Esposito V, Limatola C, Fornai F. (2017) Rapamycin promotes differentiation increasing βIII-tubulin, NeuN, and NeuroD while suppressing nestin expression in glioblastoma cells. Oncotarget;8(18):29574-29599
67. Isaac C, Mauborgne A, Grimaldi A, Ade K, Pohl M, Limatola C, Boucher Y, Demangel C, Guenin-Macé L. Mycolactone displays anti-inflammatory effects on the nervous system PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 Nov 17;11(11):e0006058. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006058. eCollection 2017 Nov.
68. D' Alessandro G, Limatola C, Catalano M. Functional roles of the Ca2+-activated K+ channel, KCa3.1, in brain tumors. Curr Neuropharmacol. 2017 Jul 13. doi: 10.2174/09298673246661707131 03621. [Epub ahead of print]
69. Del Percio C, Drinkenburg W, Lopez S, Limatola C, Bastlund JF, Christensen DZ, Pedersen JT, Forloni G, Frasca A, Noè FM, Bentivoglio M, Fabene PF, Bertini G, Colavito V, Dix S, Ferri R, Bordet R, Richardso JC, Babiloni C. ONGOING ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHIC ACTIVITY ASSOCIATED WITH CORTICAL AROUSAL IN TRANSGENIC PDAPP MICE (hAPP V717F). Curr Alzheimer Res. 2017 Jul 4. doi: 10.2174/1567205014666170 704113405. [Epub ahead of print] PMID:
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