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Fewer common melanocytic nevi in atopic vs. non-atopic dermatitis children in a birth cohort study.

Int J Dermatol 2019 Dec 30;58(12):e253-e254. Epub 2019 Jul 30.

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, IDI-IRCCS, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijd.14595DOI Listing
December 2019

Melanoma and Vitiligo: In Good Company.

Int J Mol Sci 2019 Nov 15;20(22). Epub 2019 Nov 15.

Molecular Oncology Laboratory, IDI-IRCCS, 00167 Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijms20225731DOI Listing
November 2019

Pre-natal folic acid and iron supplementation and atopic dermatitis in the first 6 years of life.

Arch Dermatol Res 2019 Jul 28;311(5):361-367. Epub 2019 Mar 28.

Lazio Regional Health Authority, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00403-019-01911-2DOI Listing
July 2019

Association between tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes and sentinel lymph node positivity in thin melanoma.

An Bras Dermatol 2019 Jan-Feb;94(1):47-51

Service of Dermatology, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre (RS), Brazil.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/abd1806-4841.20197414DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6360962PMC
February 2019

Mediterranean diet: fresh herbs and fresh vegetables decrease the risk of Androgenetic Alopecia in males.

Arch Dermatol Res 2018 Jan 27;310(1):71-76. Epub 2017 Nov 27.

Medical Direction, Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata (IDI-IRCCS-FLMM), Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00403-017-1799-zDOI Listing
January 2018

The combination of overweight and smoking increases the severity of androgenetic alopecia.

Int J Dermatol 2017 Aug 29;56(8):862-867. Epub 2017 May 29.

Dermatology Unit, Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata (IDI-IRCCS-FLMM), Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijd.13652DOI Listing
August 2017

Glutathione S-transferase M1 null genotype, household pesticides exposure and cutaneous melanoma.

Melanoma Res 2016 12;26(6):625-630

aEpidemiology Unit bDermatology Unit, Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata (IDI-IRCCS-FLMM) cParasitology Unit, Department of Public Health and Infectious Diseases, Sapienza University of Rome dItalian Workers' Compensation Authority (INAIL), Technical Directorate for Risk Assessment and Prevention, Rome, Italy eIcahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Tish Cancer Institute, New York, New York, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CMR.0000000000000295DOI Listing
December 2016

The effect of time to sentinel lymph node biopsy on cutaneous melanoma survival.

Am J Surg 2016 Nov 12;212(5):935-940. Epub 2016 May 12.

Department of Epidemiology of Lazio Regional Health Service, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2016.02.025DOI Listing
November 2016

Could a specific dietary intake be a risk factor for cutaneous melanoma?

Cutis 2016 Jun;97(6):421-5

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata, Rome, Italy.

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June 2016

Placenta growth factor and neuropilin-1 collaborate in promoting melanoma aggressiveness.

Int J Oncol 2016 Apr 29;48(4):1581-9. Epub 2016 Jan 29.

Laboratory of Molecular Oncology, 'Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata'- IRCCS, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3892/ijo.2016.3362DOI Listing
April 2016

Occupational Exposure to Pesticides With Occupational Sun Exposure Increases the Risk for Cutaneous Melanoma.

J Occup Environ Med 2016 Apr;58(4):370-5

Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata, IDI- IRCCS-FLMM, Rome, Italy (Fortes, Mastroeni); Graduate Program in Pathology, Federal University of Health Sciences of Porto Alegre, Brazil (Segatto M, Hohmann B, Bonamigo); Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Unit, ISPO Cancer Prevention and Research, Institute, Florence, Italy (Miligi); Dermatology Service, Federal University of Health Sciences of Porto Alegre (Bonamigo); and Dermatology Service, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil (Bakos).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/JOM.0000000000000665DOI Listing
April 2016

Can ultraviolet radiation act as a survival enhancer for cutaneous melanoma?

Eur J Cancer Prev 2016 Jan;25(1):34-40

aClinical Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata, Rome, Italy bPathology Unit Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata cDepartment of Epidemiology of the Regional Health Service, Rome, Italy dDermatology Department - Federal University of Health Sciences of Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil eUniversity of Strathclyde Institute of Global Public Health at IPRI, International Prevention Research Institute, Lyon, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CEJ.0000000000000127DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4885543PMC
January 2016

Residential and occupational exposure to pesticides may increase risk for cutaneous melanoma: a case-control study conducted in the south of Brazil.

Int J Dermatol 2015 Dec 12;54(12):e527-38. Epub 2015 Aug 12.

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata (Immacolata Institute of Dermatology), Rome, Italy.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/ijd.12826
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijd.12826DOI Listing
December 2015

Tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes predict cutaneous melanoma survival.

Melanoma Res 2015 Aug;25(4):306-11

aEpidemiology Unit bPathology Unit cOncology Unit dSurgery Department of Plastic Surgery eMedical Direction, IDI-IRCCS fDepartment of Epidemiology of the Regional Health Service, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CMR.0000000000000164DOI Listing
August 2015

Determinants of exclusive breastfeeding cessation: identifying an "at risk population" for special support.

Eur J Pediatr 2015 Apr 14;174(4):533-40. Epub 2014 Oct 14.

NESMOS Department (Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Functions), 2nd Medical School, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00431-014-2428-xDOI Listing
April 2015

Erratum to: Determinants of exclusive breastfeeding cessation: identifying an "at risk population" for special support.

Eur J Pediatr 2015 Apr;174(4):541

NESMOS Department (Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Functions), 2nd Medical School, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00431-014-2466-4DOI Listing
April 2015

A melanoma risk score in a Brazilian population.

An Bras Dermatol 2013 Mar-Apr;88(2):226-32

Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, (RS), Brazil.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0365-05962013000200007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3750885PMC
March 2014

The protective effect of coffee consumption on cutaneous melanoma risk and the role of GSTM1 and GSTT1 polymorphisms.

Cancer Causes Control 2013 Oct 17;24(10):1779-87. Epub 2013 Jul 17.

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata, IDI-IRCSS, Via dei Monti di Creta, 104, 00167, Rome, Italy,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10552-013-0255-4DOI Listing
October 2013

Walking four times weekly for at least 15 min is associated with longevity in a cohort of very elderly people.

Maturitas 2013 Mar 29;74(3):246-51. Epub 2012 Dec 29.

Department of NonCommunicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.maturitas.2012.12.001DOI Listing
March 2013

Nutritional epidemiological studies in cancer prevention: what went wrong, and how to move forwards.

Eur J Cancer Prev 2011 Nov;20(6):518-25

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata, IDI-IRCCS, Roma, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CEJ.0b013e3283481e07DOI Listing
November 2011

Lupus erythematosus. Are residential insecticides exposure the missing link?

Authors:
Cristina Fortes

Med Hypotheses 2010 Dec 16;75(6):590-3. Epub 2010 Aug 16.

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata, IDI, Via dei Monti di Creta 104, 00167 Roma, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mehy.2010.07.041DOI Listing
December 2010

Reliability of self-reported household pesticide use.

Eur J Cancer Prev 2009 Sep;18(5):404-6

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, IDI-IRCCS, ISS, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CEJ.0b013e32832caab5DOI Listing
September 2009

Antioxidant vitamins are not "just antioxidants": not necessarily harmful when targeted to the right population.

Biofactors 2008 ;33(3):177-80

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, IDI, IRCCS, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/biof.5520330303DOI Listing
July 2009

Nonsolar occupational risk factors for cutaneous melanoma.

Int J Dermatol 2008 Apr;47(4):319-28

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata IDI-IRCCS, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-4632.2008.03653.xDOI Listing
April 2008

The association between residential pesticide use and cutaneous melanoma.

Eur J Cancer 2007 Apr 28;43(6):1066-75. Epub 2007 Feb 28.

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata (IDI-IRCCS), Via dei Monti di Creta, 104, 00167 Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejca.2007.01.013DOI Listing
April 2007

Survival and prognostic variables of cutaneous melanoma observed between 1995 and 2000 at Istituto Dermopatico Dell'Immacolata (IDI-IRCCS), Rome, Italy.

Eur J Cancer Prev 2006 Apr;15(2):171-7

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Dermopatico Dell'Immacolata (IDI-IRCCS), Via dei Monti di Creta, 104, 00167 Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.cej.0000178077.27748.fbDOI Listing
April 2006

Relationship between smoking and the clinical severity of psoriasis.

Arch Dermatol 2005 Dec;141(12):1580-4

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Via dei Monti di Creta 104, 00167 Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archderm.141.12.1580DOI Listing
December 2005

The protective effect of the Mediterranean diet on lung cancer.

Nutr Cancer 2003 ;46(1):30-7

Clinical Epidemiology Department, Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata, IDI-IRCCSS, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1207/S15327914NC4601_04DOI Listing
February 2004

Depressive symptoms lead to impaired cellular immune response.

Psychother Psychosom 2003 Sep-Oct;72(5):253-60

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, IDI-IRCSS, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000071896DOI Listing
January 2004

Reproducibility of skin characteristic measurements and reported sun exposure history.

Authors:
Cristina Fortes

Int J Epidemiol 2002 Apr;31(2):446-8

Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata IDI-IRCCS, Via Monti di creta 104, Rome 00167, Italy.

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April 2002