Publications by authors named "Francesco Piacente"

16Publications

SIRT6 inhibitors with salicylate-like structure show immunosuppressive and chemosensitizing effects.

Bioorg Med Chem 2017 10 19;25(20):5849-5858. Epub 2017 Sep 19.

Department of Experimental Medicine, Section of Biochemistry, University of Genoa, V.le Benedetto XV 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy; CEBR, University of Genova, V.le Benedetto XV, 7, 16132 Genoa, Italy. Electronic address:

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October 2017

Nicotinic acid: A case for a vitamin that moonlights for cancer?

Cell Cycle 2017 09 3;16(18):1635-1636. Epub 2017 Aug 3.

a Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties , University of Genoa , Genoa , Italy.

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September 2017

The rare sugar -acetylated viosamine is a major component of Mimivirus fibers.

J Biol Chem 2017 05 17;292(18):7385-7394. Epub 2017 Mar 17.

From the Department of Experimental Medicine and Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research, University of Genova, 16126 Genova, Italy,

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May 2017

The Autonomous Glycosylation of Large DNA Viruses.

Int J Mol Sci 2015 Dec 9;16(12):29315-28. Epub 2015 Dec 9.

Department of Experimental Medicine and Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV, 1, 16132 Genova, Italy.

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December 2015

Giant virus Megavirus chilensis encodes the biosynthetic pathway for uncommon acetamido sugars.

J Biol Chem 2014 Aug 17;289(35):24428-39. Epub 2014 Jul 17.

From the Department of Experimental Medicine and Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV,1 16132 Genova, Italy,

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August 2014

Effects of microRNAs on fucosyltransferase 8 (FUT8) expression in hepatocarcinoma cells.

PLoS One 2013 9;8(10):e76540. Epub 2013 Oct 9.

Department of Experimental Medicine and Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research, University of Genova, Genova, Italy.

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June 2014

Characterization of a UDP-N-acetylglucosamine biosynthetic pathway encoded by the giant DNA virus Mimivirus.

Glycobiology 2014 Jan 9;24(1):51-61. Epub 2013 Oct 9.

Department of Experimental Medicine, Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV, 1 Genova 16132, Italy.

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January 2014

Giant DNA virus mimivirus encodes pathway for biosynthesis of unusual sugar 4-amino-4,6-dideoxy-D-glucose (Viosamine).

J Biol Chem 2012 Jan 8;287(5):3009-18. Epub 2011 Dec 8.

Department of Experimental Medicine and Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research, University of Genova, Viale Benedetto XV/1, 16132 Genova, Italy.

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January 2012