Publications by authors named "Antonio Inforzato"

35Publications

The complement system in Aspergillus fumigatus infections and its crosstalk with pentraxins.

FEBS Lett 2020 Aug 12;594(16):2480-2501. Epub 2020 Feb 12.

Department of Immunology and Inflammation, Humanitas Clinical and Research Institute - IRCCS, Milan, Italy.

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August 2020

The Long Pentraxin PTX3 in Bone Homeostasis and Pathology.

Front Immunol 2019 8;10:2628. Epub 2019 Nov 8.

Department of Immunology and Inflammation, Humanitas Clinical and Research Institute - IRCCS, Milan, Italy.

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November 2020

The human RNASET2 protein affects the polarization pattern of human macrophages in vitro.

Immunol Lett 2018 11 12;203:102-111. Epub 2018 Sep 12.

Human Genetics Unit, Department of Biotechnology and Life Sciences, University of Insubria, Varese, 21100, Italy; Interuniversity Research Center in Protein Biotechnologies "The Protein Factory"- Politecnico Milano and Università degli studi dell'Insubria, Varese, 21100, Italy. Electronic address:

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November 2018

PTX3, a Humoral Pattern Recognition Molecule, in Innate Immunity, Tissue Repair, and Cancer.

Physiol Rev 2018 04;98(2):623-639

Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Rozzano, Milan , Italy ; Humanitas University, Rozzano, Milan , Italy ; Department of Medical Biotechnologies and Translational Medicine, University of Milan , Milan , Italy ; and The William Harvey Research Institute, Queen Mary University of London, London, United Kingdom.

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April 2018

C-reactive protein and pentraxin-3 binding of factor H-like protein 1 differs from complement factor H: implications for retinal inflammation.

Sci Rep 2018 01 26;8(1):1643. Epub 2018 Jan 26.

Division of Evolution and Genomic Science, School of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PT, UK.

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January 2018

Complement factor H in host defense and immune evasion.

Cell Mol Life Sci 2017 05 10;74(9):1605-1624. Epub 2016 Dec 10.

Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell-Matrix Research, Division of Cell-Matrix Biology and Regenerative Medicine, School of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PT, UK.

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May 2017

Pentraxins in the activation and regulation of innate immunity.

Immunol Rev 2016 11;274(1):202-217

Department of Inflammation and Immunology, Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Rozzano (Milan), Italy.

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November 2016

The pentraxins PTX3 and SAP in innate immunity, regulation of inflammation and tissue remodelling.

J Hepatol 2016 06 26;64(6):1416-27. Epub 2016 Feb 26.

Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Rozzano (Milan) 20089, Italy; Humanitas University, Rozzano (Milan) 20089, Italy. Electronic address:

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June 2016

Incorporation of pentraxin 3 into hyaluronan matrices is tightly regulated and promotes matrix cross-linking.

J Biol Chem 2014 Oct 4;289(44):30481-98. Epub 2014 Sep 4.

From the CIC biomaGUNE, 20009 Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain, the Department of Molecular Chemistry, University Grenoble Alpes and CNRS, 38000 Grenoble, France, and the Max-Planck-Institute for Intelligent Systems, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany

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October 2014

PTX3 as a paradigm for the interaction of pentraxins with the complement system.

Semin Immunol 2013 Feb 6;25(1):79-85. Epub 2013 Jun 6.

Department of Inflammation and Immunology, Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Milan, Rozzano, Italy.

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February 2013

The long pentraxin PTX3: a paradigm for humoral pattern recognition molecules.

Ann N Y Acad Sci 2013 May 25;1285:1-14. Epub 2013 Mar 25.

Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Rozzano, Milan, Italy.

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May 2013

The "sweet" side of a long pentraxin: how glycosylation affects PTX3 functions in innate immunity and inflammation.

Front Immunol 2012 7;3:407. Epub 2013 Jan 7.

Department of Immunology and Inflammation, Humanitas Clinical and Research Center Rozzano, Italy.

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January 2013

Pentraxins in humoral innate immunity.

Adv Exp Med Biol 2012 ;946:1-20

Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, via Manzoni 113, 20089 Rozzano, Italy.

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January 2012

Human C-type lectin domain family 4, member C (CLEC4C/BDCA-2/CD303) is a receptor for asialo-galactosyl-oligosaccharides.

J Biol Chem 2011 Oct 31;286(41):35329-33. Epub 2011 Aug 31.

Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche e Biotecnologie, Università degli Studi di Brescia, Viale Europa 11, 25123 Brescia, Italy.

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October 2011

Pathogen recognition by the long pentraxin PTX3.

J Biomed Biotechnol 2011 2;2011:830421. Epub 2011 Jun 2.

Department of Immunology and Inflammation, Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, Via Manzoni 113, 20089 Rozzano, Italy.

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October 2011

Implication of the oligomeric state of the N-terminal PTX3 domain in cumulus matrix assembly.

Matrix Biol 2011 Jun 18;30(5-6):330-7. Epub 2011 May 18.

Department of Public Health and Cell Biology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, 00133 Rome, Italy.

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June 2011

The angiogenic inhibitor long pentraxin PTX3 forms an asymmetric octamer with two binding sites for FGF2.

J Biol Chem 2010 Jun 2;285(23):17681-92. Epub 2010 Apr 2.

Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell-Matrix Research, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PT, United Kingdom.

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June 2010

Transglutaminase-2: a new endostatin partner in the extracellular matrix of endothelial cells.

Biochem J 2010 Apr 14;427(3):467-75. Epub 2010 Apr 14.

Institut de Biologie et Chimie des Protéines, UMR Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, University Lyon, France.

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April 2010

Identification of an antiangiogenic FGF2-binding site in the N terminus of the soluble pattern recognition receptor PTX3.

J Biol Chem 2006 Aug 12;281(32):22605-13. Epub 2006 Jun 12.

Unit of General Pathology and Immunology, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Biotechnology, School of Medicine, University of Brescia, 25123 Brescia, Italy.

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August 2006