Publications by authors named "Francesca Aloisi"

61Publications

Transcriptional profile and Epstein-Barr virus infection status of laser-cut immune infiltrates from the brain of patients with progressive multiple sclerosis.

J Neuroinflammation 2018 Jan 16;15(1):18. Epub 2018 Jan 16.

Department of Neuroscience, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161, Rome, Italy.

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January 2018

Massive intracerebral Epstein-Barr virus reactivation in lethal multiple sclerosis relapse after natalizumab withdrawal.

J Neuroimmunol 2017 06 16;307:14-17. Epub 2017 Mar 16.

Department of Neuroscience, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy. Electronic address:

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June 2017

RORγt Expression and Lymphoid Neogenesis in the Brain of Patients with Secondary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis.

J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 2016 09 13;75(9):877-88. Epub 2016 Jul 13.

From the Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy (BS, BR, CV, FA) and GlaxoSmithKline Shanghai Research and Development Center, Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park, TAU, Pudong, China, Neuroscience Shanghai (LZ, CR).

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September 2016

Sex-based differences in autoimmune diseases.

Ann Ist Super Sanita 2016 Apr-Jun;52(2):205-12

Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center (affiliated to Tel-Aviv University), Tel-Hashomer, Israel.

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April 2017

Epstein-barr virus in the central nervous system and cervical lymph node of a patient with primary progressive multiple sclerosis.

J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 2014 Jul;73(7):729-31

Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, Istituto Superiore di Sanità Rome, Italy, Institute of Pathologic Anatomy Policlinico A. Gemelli, Rome, Italy.

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July 2014

ASTROCYTES: EMERGING STARS IN LEUKODYSTROPHY PATHOGENESIS.

Transl Neurosci 2013 Jun;4(2)

Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy.

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June 2013

Epstein-Barr virus persistence and infection of autoreactive plasma cells in synovial lymphoid structures in rheumatoid arthritis.

Ann Rheum Dis 2013 Sep 25;72(9):1559-68. Epub 2012 Dec 25.

Centre for Experimental Medicine and Rheumatology, William Harvey Research Institute, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK.

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September 2013

Meningeal inflammation is widespread and linked to cortical pathology in multiple sclerosis.

Brain 2011 Sep 11;134(Pt 9):2755-71. Epub 2011 Aug 11.

Centre for Neuroscience, Division of Experimental Medicine, Imperial College Faculty of Medicine, Hammersmith Hospital Campus, Burlington Danes Building, Du Cane Road, London W12 0NN, UK.

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September 2011

CD161(high)CD8+T cells bear pathogenetic potential in multiple sclerosis.

Brain 2011 Feb 7;134(Pt 2):542-54. Epub 2011 Jan 7.

Neurology and Centre for Experimental Neurological Therapies (CENTERS), S. Andrea Hospital Site, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy.

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February 2011

Activation of TNF receptor 2 in microglia promotes induction of anti-inflammatory pathways.

Mol Cell Neurosci 2010 Nov 28;45(3):234-44. Epub 2010 Jun 28.

Departments of Cell Biology and Neurosciences, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy.

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November 2010

Epstein-Barr virus persistence and reactivation in myasthenia gravis thymus.

Ann Neurol 2010 Jun;67(6):726-38

Department of Neurology IV, Neuromuscular Diseases and Neuroimmunology, Fondazione Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milan, Italy.

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June 2010

Translational neuroimmunology: a joint meeting of the Israel Society of Neuroimmunology and the Italian Neuroimmunology Association. Conference review.

J Neuroimmunol 2009 Nov 19;216(1-2):4-7. Epub 2009 Sep 19.

Department of Neurology, Division of Neuroimmunology, Carmel Medical Center, Rappaport Faculty of Medicine and Research Institute, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel.

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November 2009

Epstein-Barr virus and multiple sclerosis.

Curr Opin Neurol 2009 Jun;22(3):201-6

Department of Neurology and Center for Experimental Neurological Therapy, S. Andrea Hospital, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy.

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June 2009

Dendritic cells loaded with apoptotic oligodendrocytes as a source of myelin T-cell epitopes in multiple sclerosis.

Clin Immunol 2008 Nov 26;129(2):286-94. Epub 2008 Aug 26.

Andrea Cesalpino Foundation and Department of Internal Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy.

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November 2008

B cells and multiple sclerosis.

Lancet Neurol 2008 Sep;7(9):852-8

Laboratory of Neuroimmunology, IRCCS Neurological Institute C Mondino, via Mondino 2, 27100, Pavia, Italy.

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September 2008

Lymphoid chemokines in chronic neuroinflammation.

J Neuroimmunol 2008 Jul 9;198(1-2):106-12. Epub 2008 Jun 9.

Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, 00161 Rome, Italy.

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July 2008

Biochemical characterization of MLC1 protein in astrocytes and its association with the dystrophin-glycoprotein complex.

Mol Cell Neurosci 2008 Mar 17;37(3):480-93. Epub 2007 Nov 17.

Department of Cell Biology and Neurosciences, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy.

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March 2008

Dysregulated Epstein-Barr virus infection in the multiple sclerosis brain.

J Exp Med 2007 Nov 5;204(12):2899-912. Epub 2007 Nov 5.

Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, 00161 Rome, Italy.

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November 2007

Astrocytes are active players in cerebral innate immunity.

Trends Immunol 2007 Mar 2;28(3):138-45. Epub 2007 Feb 2.

Neuroimmunology and Neuromuscular Disorders Unit, National Neurological Institute Carlo Besta, 20133 Milan, Italy.

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March 2007

Lymphoid neogenesis in chronic inflammatory diseases.

Nat Rev Immunol 2006 Mar;6(3):205-17

Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy.

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March 2006

Dendritic cells in multiple sclerosis lesions: maturation stage, myelin uptake, and interaction with proliferating T cells.

J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 2006 Feb;65(2):124-41

Department of Cell Biology and Neurosciences, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy.

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February 2006

B-cell differentiation in the CNS of patients with multiple sclerosis.

Autoimmun Rev 2005 Nov;4(8):549-54

Laboratory of Oncology, Department of Experimental and Laboratory Medicine, Scientific G. Gaslini Institute, Genoa, Italy.

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November 2005

Migration of dendritic cells into the brain in a mouse model of prion disease.

J Neuroimmunol 2005 Aug;165(1-2):114-20

Department of Cell Biology and Neurosciences, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Viale Regina Elena 299 00161, Rome, Italy.

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August 2005

Highlights from the Seventh International Congress of the International Society of Neuroimmunology.

J Neuroimmunol 2005 May;162(1-2):5-11

Immunology and Muscular Pathology Unit, National Neurological Institute C. Besta, Via Celoria 11, 21033 Milan, Italy.

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May 2005

Unveiling the enigma of the CNS as a B-cell fostering environment.

Trends Immunol 2005 May;26(5):254-9

Neuroimmunology Unit, Department of Neurosciences, Centre of Excellence for Biomedical Research, University of Genoa, Italy.

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May 2005

Preferential expression and function of Toll-like receptor 3 in human astrocytes.

J Neuroimmunol 2005 Feb 11;159(1-2):12-9. Epub 2004 Nov 11.

Department of Neuroimmunology, Max-Planck-Institute of Neurobiology, Am Klopferspitz 18, D-82152 Martinsried, Germany.

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February 2005

Detection of ectopic B-cell follicles with germinal centers in the meninges of patients with secondary progressive multiple sclerosis.

Brain Pathol 2004 Apr;14(2):164-74

Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Roma, Italy.

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April 2004

Chemokines and glial cells: a complex network in the central nervous system.

Neurochem Res 2004 May;29(5):1017-38

Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy.

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May 2004

Intracerebral expression of CXCL13 and BAFF is accompanied by formation of lymphoid follicle-like structures in the meninges of mice with relapsing experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis.

J Neuroimmunol 2004 Mar;148(1-2):11-23

Neurophysiology Unit, Laboratory Organ, System Pathophysiology, Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Roma, Italy.

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March 2004

Malnutrition in peritoneal dialysis patients: causes and diagnosis.

Contrib Nephrol 2003 (140):112-21

Department of Internal Medicine, Nephrology Division, Genoa University, Italy.

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January 2004