Publications by authors named "Gaetano Leto"

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Current status and future directions in the treatment of bone metastases from breast cancer.

Authors:
Gaetano Leto

Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 2019 10 9;46(10):968-971. Epub 2019 Aug 9.

Laboratory of Experimental Pharmacology, Department of Health Promotion Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Palermo, 90127 Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1440-1681.13139DOI Listing
October 2019

Evidence of diabetes-specific autoimmunity in obese subjects with normal glucose tolerance.

Diabetes Metab Res Rev 2018 11 31;34(8):e3055. Epub 2018 Aug 31.

Department of Experimental Medicine, "Sapienza" University, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dmrr.3055DOI Listing
November 2018

On the role of cystatin C in cancer progression.

Life Sci 2018 Jun 12;202:152-160. Epub 2018 Apr 12.

Department of Health Promotion Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Palermo, 90127 Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lfs.2018.04.013DOI Listing
June 2018

Relation Between Wrist Circumference and Left Ventricular Structure in Overweight Children.

Am J Cardiol 2018 06 14;121(12):1624-1628. Epub 2018 Mar 14.

Department of Experimental Medicine, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2018.02.057DOI Listing
June 2018

Clinical Impact of Cystatin C/Cathepsin L and Follistatin/Activin A Systems in Breast Cancer Progression: A Preliminary Report.

Cancer Invest 2016 Oct 16;34(9):415-423. Epub 2016 Sep 16.

b Department of Surgical, Oncological and Oral Sciences , School of Medicine, University of Palermo , Palermo , Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07357907.2016.1222416DOI Listing
October 2016

Exercise at lunchtime: effect on glycemic control and oxidative stress in middle-aged men with type 2 diabetes.

Eur J Appl Physiol 2016 Mar 28;116(3):573-82. Epub 2015 Dec 28.

Department of Movement, Human and Health Sciences, University of Rome Foro Italico, Piazza Lauro de Bosis 6, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00421-015-3317-3DOI Listing
March 2016

Vitamin D in cancer chemoprevention.

Pharm Biol 2015 9;53(10):1399-434. Epub 2015 Apr 9.

Unit of Physiology and Pharmacology, DIGISPO and.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/13880209.2014.988274DOI Listing
April 2016

Flavonols and flavan-3-ols as modulators of xanthine oxidase and manganese superoxide dismutase activity.

Int J Food Sci Nutr 2014 Nov 30;65(7):886-92. Epub 2014 Jun 30.

Unit of Physiology and Pharmacology, Department DIGISPO, University of Palermo , Italy and.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/09637486.2014.931362DOI Listing
November 2014

Follistatin as potential therapeutic target in prostate cancer.

Target Oncol 2013 Dec 1;8(4):215-23. Epub 2013 Mar 1.

Operative Unit of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Palermo, via Augusto Elia, 3, 90127, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11523-013-0268-7DOI Listing
December 2013

Lenograstim in preventing chemotherapy-induced febrile neutropenia in patients with soft tissue sarcoma.

Anticancer Res 2013 Feb;33(2):679-84

Department of Surgical and Oncological Sciences, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy.

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February 2013

[Childhhood obesity, insulin resistance and increased cardiovascular risk].

Recenti Prog Med 2012 Oct;103(10):369-72

Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialità Mediche, UOC di Diabetologia, Sapienza Università di Roma, 00161 Roma.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1701/1171.12979DOI Listing
October 2012

GADA titer-related risk for organ-specific autoimmunity in LADA subjects subdivided according to gender (NIRAD study 6).

J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2012 Oct 3;97(10):3759-65. Epub 2012 Aug 3.

Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties, Sapienza University, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1210/jc.2012-2037DOI Listing
October 2012

Wrist circumference is a clinical marker of insulin resistance in overweight and obese children and adolescents.

Circulation 2011 Apr 11;123(16):1757-62. Epub 2011 Apr 11.

Department of Clinical Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Polo Pontino, Viale del Policlinico 155, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.110.012898DOI Listing
April 2011

Serum follistatin in patients with prostate cancer metastatic to the bone.

Clin Exp Metastasis 2010 Dec 11;27(8):549-55. Epub 2010 Jul 11.

Dipartimento di Discipline Chirurgiche ed Oncologiche, Policlinico Universitario 'P. Giaccone', Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10585-010-9344-xDOI Listing
December 2010

Activin A and bone metastasis.

Authors:
Gaetano Leto

J Cell Physiol 2010 Nov;225(2):302-9

Department of Surgery and Oncology, Policlinico Universitario P Giaccone, 90127 Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jcp.22272DOI Listing
November 2010

Cathepsin L in metastatic bone disease: therapeutic implications.

Biol Chem 2010 Jun;391(6):655-64

Laboratory of Experimental Chemotherapy, Department of Surgery and Oncology, Policlinico Universitario P. Giaccone, I-90127 Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/BC.2010.069DOI Listing
June 2010

Serum interleukin-6 in patients with metastatic bone disease: correlation with cystatin C.

Med Oncol 2009 7;26(1):10-5. Epub 2008 May 7.

Department of Surgery and Oncology, Laboratory of Experimental Chemotherapy and Tumor Markers, Policlinico Universitario P. Giaccone, 90127 Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12032-008-9070-2DOI Listing
May 2009

Circulating cathepsin K and cystatin C in patients with cancer related bone disease: clinical and therapeutic implications.

Biomed Pharmacother 2008 Feb 30;62(2):130-5. Epub 2007 Jul 30.

Laboratory of Experimental Chemotherapy, Department of Surgery and Oncology, Policlinico Universitario P. Giaccone, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biopha.2007.07.001DOI Listing
February 2008

MMP-2, MMP-9 and activin A blood levels in patients with breast cancer or prostate cancer metastatic to the bone.

Anticancer Res 2007 May-Jun;27(3B):1519-25

Section of Clinical Oncology, Policlinico Unversitario "Paolo Giaccone", 90127 Palermo, Italy.

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July 2007

The promoter region of the adiponectin gene is a determinant in modulating insulin sensitivity in childhood obesity.

Obesity (Silver Spring) 2006 Sep;14(9):1498-504

Endocrinology, Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/oby.2006.172DOI Listing
September 2006

Activin A circulating levels in patients with bone metastasis from breast or prostate cancer.

Clin Exp Metastasis 2006 14;23(2):117-22. Epub 2006 Jul 14.

Laboratory of Experimental Chemotherapy, Department of Surgery and Oncology, Policlinico Universitario P Giaccone, Via del Vespro 129, 90127, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10585-006-9010-5DOI Listing
December 2006

Effects of zoledronic acid on proteinase plasma levels in patients with bone metastases.

Anticancer Res 2006 Jan-Feb;26(1A):23-6

Laboratory of Experimental Chemotherapy and Tumor Markers, Policlinico Universitario P. Giaccone, 90127 Palermo, Italy.

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March 2006

Cathepsin D expression levels in nongynecological solid tumors: clinical and therapeutic implications.

Clin Exp Metastasis 2004 ;21(2):91-106

Section of Chemotherapy, Department of Oncology, Policlinico Universitario P. Giaccone, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/b:clin.0000024740.44602.b7DOI Listing
June 2004

Oxidative stress in diabetes-induced endothelial dysfunction involvement of nitric oxide and protein kinase C.

Free Radic Biol Med 2003 Sep;35(6):683-94

Laboratory of Metabolism and Pathological Biochemistry, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0891-5849(03)00401-5DOI Listing
September 2003

Usefulness of alpha-fetoprotein in the diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma.

Anticancer Res 2003 Mar-Apr;23(2C):1747-53

Cattedra di Medicina Interna, Cattedra di Metodologia Clinica, Dpt di Medicina Clinica e delle Patologie Emergenti, Universita di Palermo, Italy.

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July 2003

Influence of excess fat on cardiac morphology and function: study in uncomplicated obesity.

Obes Res 2002 Aug;10(8):767-73

Endocrinology, Department of Clinical Sciences, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/oby.2002.104DOI Listing
August 2002

Glomerular cell replication and cell loss through apoptosis in experimental diabetes mellitus.

Nephron 2002 Apr;90(4):484-8

Centro di Anatomia Patologica, DISTBIMO, Università di Genova, Italia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000054738DOI Listing
April 2002