Giovanni Barbara

Giovanni Barbara

UNVERIFIED PROFILE

Are you Giovanni Barbara?   Register this Author

Register author
Giovanni Barbara

Giovanni Barbara

Publications by authors named "Giovanni Barbara"

Are you Giovanni Barbara?   Register this Author

100Publications

2855Reads

41Profile Views

µ-opioid receptor, β-endorphin, and cannabinoid receptor-2 are increased in the colonic mucosa of irritable bowel syndrome patients.

Neurogastroenterol Motil 2019 Nov 23;31(11):e13688. Epub 2019 Jul 23.

Division of Digestive Diseases, Department of Medicine, CURE: Digestive Diseases Research Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nmo.13688DOI Listing
November 2019

Nerve fiber overgrowth in patients with symptomatic diverticular disease.

Neurogastroenterol Motil 2019 Sep 5;31(9):e13575. Epub 2019 Mar 5.

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences and Center for Applied Biomedical Research (CRBA), Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna and S. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/nmo.13575
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nmo.13575DOI Listing
September 2019

Italian nationwide survey of pharmacologic treatments in diverticular disease: Results from the REMAD registry.

United European Gastroenterol J 2019 Jul 20;7(6):815-824. Epub 2019 Apr 20.

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Centre for Applied Biomedical Research, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2050640619845990DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6620876PMC
July 2019

Is gastroparesis a gastric disease?

Neurogastroenterol Motil 2019 May 17;31(5):e13562. Epub 2019 Feb 17.

Department of Digestive Diseases, S. Orsola University Hospital, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nmo.13562DOI Listing
May 2019

Recent advances in understanding non-celiac gluten sensitivity.

F1000Res 2018 11;7. Epub 2018 Oct 11.

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences (DIMEC) and Center for Applied Biomedical Research (CRBA), Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna and S. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
https://f1000research.com/articles/7-1631/v1
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.12688/f1000research.15849.1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6182669PMC
March 2019

Rome Foundation Working Team Report on Post-Infection Irritable Bowel Syndrome.

Gastroenterology 2019 01 28;156(1):46-58.e7. Epub 2018 Nov 28.

Department of Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Faculty of Technology and Metallurgy, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2018.07.011DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6309514PMC
January 2019

Pre- and probiotic overview.

Curr Opin Pharmacol 2018 12 13;43:87-92. Epub 2018 Sep 13.

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Centre for Applied Biomedical Research, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy. Electronic address:

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coph.2018.08.010DOI Listing
December 2018

Probiotics in irritable bowel syndrome: Where are we?

Neurogastroenterol Motil 2018 12;30(12):e13513

Digestive System Research Unit, Departments of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (Departamento de Medicina) and Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas (CIBERehd), Barcelona, Spain.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nmo.13513DOI Listing
December 2018

Increased Prevalence of Rare Sucrase-isomaltase Pathogenic Variants in Irritable Bowel Syndrome Patients.

Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2018 10 21;16(10):1673-1676. Epub 2018 Feb 21.

Department of Gastrointestinal and Liver Diseases, Biodonostia Health Research Institute, San Sebastián, Spain; Unit of Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Medicine Solna, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden; Center for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden; IKERBASQUE, Basque Science Foundation, Bilbao, Spain. Electronic address:

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S15423565183011
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2018.01.047DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6103908PMC
October 2018

Post-infectious IBS: Defining its clinical features and prognosis using an internet-based survey.

United European Gastroenterol J 2018 Oct 23;6(8):1245-1253. Epub 2018 May 23.

Nottingham Digestive Diseases Centre, University of Nottingham and National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Nottingham Biomedical Research Centre, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust and University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2050640618779923DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6169057PMC
October 2018

Funding for gastrointestinal disease research in the European Union.

Lancet Gastroenterol Hepatol 2018 09 8;3(9):593-595. Epub 2018 Aug 8.

Institute of Human Genetics, Department of Human Molecular Genetics, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg 69120, Germany. Electronic address:

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2468-1253(18)30203-6DOI Listing
September 2018

New concepts on intestinal microbiota and the role of the non-absorbable antibiotics with special reference to rifaximin in digestive diseases.

Dig Liver Dis 2018 08 27;50(8):741-749. Epub 2018 Apr 27.

Translational Research Center for Gastrointestinal Disorders (TARGID), Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Leuven, Belgium; Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dld.2018.04.020DOI Listing
August 2018

Female-Specific Association Between Variants on Chromosome 9 and Self-Reported Diagnosis of Irritable Bowel Syndrome.

Gastroenterology 2018 07 5;155(1):168-179. Epub 2018 Apr 5.

Unit of Gastrointestinal Genetics, Department of Gastrointestinal and Liver Diseases, Biodonostia Health Research Institute, San Sebastián, Spain; Center for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden; Unit of Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Medicine Solna, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden; Ikerbasque, Basque Science Foundation, Bilbao, Spain. Electronic address:

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S00165085183040
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2018.03.064DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6035117PMC
July 2018

Demographic and clinical features distinguish subgroups of diverticular disease patients: Results from an Italian nationwide registry.

United European Gastroenterol J 2018 Jul 8;6(6):926-934. Epub 2018 Mar 8.

Medical-Surgical Department of Clinical Sciences and Translational Medicine, University Sapienza, Roma, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2050640618764953DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6047280PMC
July 2018

Management of colonic diverticular disease in the third millennium: Highlights from a symposium held during the United European Gastroenterology Week 2017.

Therap Adv Gastroenterol 2018 20;11:1756284818771305. Epub 2018 May 20.

Division of Gastroenterology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1756284818771305DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5964860PMC
May 2018

Allergic Proctocolitis Is a Risk Factor for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders in Children.

J Pediatr 2018 04 17;195:128-133.e1. Epub 2018 Jan 17.

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Bologna, S. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy. Electronic address:

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2017.10.073DOI Listing
April 2018

Advancements in drug development for diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome.

Expert Opin Investig Drugs 2018 03 22;27(3):251-263. Epub 2018 Feb 22.

a Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences , University of Bologna , Bologna , Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13543784.2018.1442434DOI Listing
March 2018

Irritable bowel syndrome diagnosis and management: A simplified algorithm for clinical practice.

United European Gastroenterol J 2017 Oct 28;5(6):773-788. Epub 2017 Sep 28.

Translational Research Center for Gastrointestinal Disorders (TARGID), University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2050640617731968DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5625880PMC
October 2017

Diagnostic challenges of symptomatic uncomplicated diverticular disease.

Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol 2017 Jun 12;63(2):119-129. Epub 2017 Jan 12.

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, S.Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy -

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S1121-421X.17.02370-4DOI Listing
June 2017

Rifaximin and diverticular disease: Position paper of the Italian Society of Gastroenterology (SIGE).

Dig Liver Dis 2017 Jun 1;49(6):595-603. Epub 2017 Feb 1.

Medical-Surgical Science and Translational Medicine Department, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy. Electronic address:

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dld.2017.01.164DOI Listing
June 2017

Treatment of Diverticular Disease With Aminosalicylates: The Evidence.

J Clin Gastroenterol 2016 10;50 Suppl 1:S60-3

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, St Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MCG.0000000000000611DOI Listing
October 2016

Interferon-γ is increased in the gut of patients with irritable bowel syndrome and modulates serotonin metabolism.

Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 2016 Mar 7;310(6):G439-47. Epub 2016 Jan 7.

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences and Center for Applied Biomedical Research (CRBA), University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy;

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpgi.00368.2015DOI Listing
March 2016

Irritable bowel syndrome.

Nat Rev Dis Primers 2016 03 24;2:16014. Epub 2016 Mar 24.

NIHR Nottingham Digestive Diseases Biomedical Research Unit, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrdp.2016.14DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5001845PMC
March 2016

A New Reliable Method for Evaluating Gallbladder Dynamics: The 3-Dimensional Sonographic Examination.

J Ultrasound Med 2016 Feb 6;35(2):297-304. Epub 2016 Jan 6.

Department of Digestive System, Sant'Orsola-Malpighi Hospital and University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy (C.S., F.P., M.B., C.C., C.F., R.D.G., G.B.); and Laboratory of Biostatistics, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy (E.N., A.M.M.L.).

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.7863/ultra.14.10033DOI Listing
February 2016

The Intestinal Microenvironment and Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders.

Gastroenterology 2016 Feb 18. Epub 2016 Feb 18.

Laboratory of Microbiology, Department of Agrotechnology and Food Sciences, Wageningen University, the Netherlands.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2016.02.028DOI Listing
February 2016

Quantification and Potential Functions of Endogenous Agonists of Transient Receptor Potential Channels in Patients With Irritable Bowel Syndrome.

Gastroenterology 2015 Aug 22;149(2):433-44.e7. Epub 2015 Apr 22.

Inserm, U1043, Toulouse, France; CNRS, U5282, Toulouse, France; Université de Toulouse, Université Paul Sabatier, Centre de Physiopathologie de Toulouse Purpan (CPTP), Toulouse, France; University of Calgary, Department of Pharmacology and Physiology, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Electronic address:

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S00165085150056
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2015.04.011DOI Listing
August 2015

Nerve fiber outgrowth is increased in the intestinal mucosa of patients with irritable bowel syndrome.

Gastroenterology 2015 May 2;148(5):1002-1011.e4. Epub 2015 Feb 2.

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences and Center for Applied Biomedical Research (CRBA), University of Bologna, Italy. Electronic address:

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2015.01.042DOI Listing
May 2015

IBS: biomarkers for IBS: ready for prime time?

Authors:
Giovanni Barbara

Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 2015 Jan 2;12(1):9-10. Epub 2014 Dec 2.

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Bologna, St Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Building No. 5, Via Massarenti, 9, I-40138 Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrgastro.2014.217DOI Listing
January 2015

Inflammatory bowel disease and irritable bowel syndrome: similarities and differences.

Curr Opin Gastroenterol 2014 Jul;30(4):352-8

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://pdfs.journals.lww.com/co-gastroenterology/2014/07000/
Web Search
http://content.wkhealth.com/linkback/openurl?sid=WKPTLP:land
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MOG.0000000000000070DOI Listing
July 2014

Symptom patterns can distinguish diverticular disease from irritable bowel syndrome.

Eur J Clin Invest 2013 Nov 2;43(11):1147-55. Epub 2013 Sep 2.

Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, 'Federico II' University, Naples, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/eci.12152DOI Listing
November 2013

Animal models of chemically induced intestinal inflammation: predictivity and ethical issues.

Pharmacol Ther 2013 Jul 4;139(1):71-86. Epub 2013 Apr 4.

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pharmthera.2013.04.005DOI Listing
July 2013

Intestinal microbiota in functional bowel disorders: a Rome foundation report.

Gut 2013 Jan 22;62(1):159-76. Epub 2012 Jun 22.

Department of Internal Medicine, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg S-41345, Sweden.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/gutjnl-2012-302167DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3551212PMC
January 2013

Clinical approach to diarrhea.

Intern Emerg Med 2012 Oct;7 Suppl 3:S255-62

Department of Clinical Medicine, Digestive Diseases and Internal Medicine, University of Bologna, St. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Bldg #5, Nuove Patologie, Via Massarenti 9, 40138, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11739-012-0827-4DOI Listing
October 2012

Clinical features of symptomatic uncomplicated diverticular disease: a multicenter Italian survey.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2012 Sep 10;27(9):1151-9. Epub 2012 May 10.

Department of Digestive and Liver Disease, University Sapienza, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00384-012-1488-5DOI Listing
September 2012

Sigmoid compliance and visceral perception in spinal cord injury patients.

Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2012 Mar;24(3):340-5

Department of Gastroenterology, Humanitas Clinical Institute IRCCS, Rozzano, Milan, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MEG.0b013e32834fbf73DOI Listing
March 2012

Treatment of diverticular disease of the colon and prevention of acute diverticulitis: a systematic review.

Dis Colon Rectum 2011 Oct;54(10):1326-38

Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, L. Sacco University Hospital, Milan, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://content.wkhealth.com/linkback/openurl?sid=WKPTLP:land
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DCR.0b013e318223cb2bDOI Listing
October 2011

The immune system in irritable bowel syndrome.

J Neurogastroenterol Motil 2011 Oct 31;17(4):349-59. Epub 2011 Oct 31.

Department of Clinical Medicine and Center for Applied Biomedical Research University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.5056/jnm.2011.17.4.349DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3228974PMC
October 2011

Mechanisms underlying visceral hypersensitivity in irritable bowel syndrome.

Curr Gastroenterol Rep 2011 Aug;13(4):308-15

Department of Clinical Medicine and Center for Applied Biomedical Research, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11894-011-0195-7DOI Listing
August 2011

Intestinal serotonin release, sensory neuron activation, and abdominal pain in irritable bowel syndrome.

Am J Gastroenterol 2011 Jul 22;106(7):1290-8. Epub 2011 Mar 22.

Department of Clinical Medicine and Center for Applied Biomedical Research, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ajg.2011.86DOI Listing
July 2011

Gut microbiota and related diseases: clinical features.

Intern Emerg Med 2010 Oct;5 Suppl 1:S57-63

Department of Clinical Medicine, St. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Building No. 5, Via Massarenti, 9, 40138, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11739-010-0451-0DOI Listing
October 2010

Aminosalicylates and other anti-inflammatory compounds for irritable bowel syndrome.

Dig Dis 2009 4;27 Suppl 1:115-21. Epub 2010 Mar 4.

Department of Clinical Medicine and Center for Applied Biomedical Research, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000268131DOI Listing
May 2010

Intestinal dysbiosis in irritable bowel syndrome: etiological factor or epiphenomenon?

Expert Rev Mol Diagn 2010 May;10(4):389-93

Department of Clinical Medicine, St Orsola Hospital, Via Massarenti 9, Building #5, I-40138 Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/erm.10.33DOI Listing
May 2010

Norovirus gastroenteritis.

N Engl J Med 2010 Feb;362(6):557; author reply 557-8

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMc0911723DOI Listing
February 2010

Biomarkers in IBS: when will they replace symptoms for diagnosis and management?

Gut 2009 Dec;58(12):1571-5

Department of Clinical Medicine, S. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Via Massarenti, 9, I-40138 - Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/gut.2008.169672DOI Listing
December 2009

Postinfectious irritable bowel syndrome.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2009 Apr;48 Suppl 2:S95-7

Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology and CRBA, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0b013e3181a15e2eDOI Listing
April 2009

How relevant is symptom evaluation in NERD?

Digestion 2008 2;78 Suppl 1:11-6. Epub 2008 Oct 2.

Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000151250DOI Listing
February 2009

Neuroimmune interaction and anorectal motility in children with food allergy-related chronic constipation.

Am J Gastroenterol 2009 Feb 20;104(2):454-63. Epub 2009 Jan 20.

Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Pediatrics, University "La Sapienza," Rome, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ajg.2008.109DOI Listing
February 2009

Mucosal immune activation in irritable bowel syndrome: gender-dependence and association with digestive symptoms.

Am J Gastroenterol 2009 Feb 13;104(2):392-400. Epub 2009 Jan 13.

Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, St. Orsola Hospital, Center for Applied Biomedical Research, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ajg.2008.94DOI Listing
February 2009

Antiflagellin antibodies suggest infective participation in irritable bowel syndrome pathogenesis.

Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 2008 Dec;2(6):735-40

Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, St Orsola Hospital, Via Massarenti, 9, Building 5, I-40138 Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/17474124.2.6.735DOI Listing
December 2008

What is the effect of inflammation on intestinal function?

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2008 Oct;14 Suppl 2:S140-4

Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Italy, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ibd.20701DOI Listing
October 2008

Probiotics and irritable bowel syndrome: rationale and clinical evidence for their use.

J Clin Gastroenterol 2008 Sep;42 Suppl 3 Pt 2:S214-7

Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MCG.0b013e31817da129DOI Listing
September 2008

Neurogenic chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction: antineuronal antibody-mediated activation of autophagy via Fas.

Gastroenterology 2008 Aug 15;135(2):601-9. Epub 2008 May 15.

Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Centro Unificato di Ricerca BioMedica Applicata, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2008.05.034DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2662388PMC
August 2008

Is irritable bowel syndrome an inflammatory disorder?

Curr Gastroenterol Rep 2008 Aug;10(4):385-90

Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Building #5 (Nuove Patologie), St. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Via Massarenti, 9, I-40138 Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
August 2008

Serine proteases: new players in diarrhoea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome.

Gut 2008 Aug;57(8):1035-7

Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, St Orsola Hospital, Building No 5, Via Massarenti 9, I-40138 Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/gut.2008.150821DOI Listing
August 2008

Chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction.

World J Gastroenterol 2008 May;14(19):2953-61

Department of Internal Medicine & Gastroenterology, St. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Via Massarenti 9, Bologna I-40138, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2712158PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.14.2953DOI Listing
May 2008

Evidence for mast cell involvement in human postoperative ileus: a novel link.

Gut 2008 Jan;57(1):5-7

Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Centro Unificato di Ricerca BioMedica Applicata, University of Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/gut.2007.131870DOI Listing
January 2008

Human NK cell infusions prolong survival of metastatic human neuroblastoma-bearing NOD/scid mice.

Cancer Immunol Immunother 2007 Nov 11;56(11):1733-42. Epub 2007 Apr 11.

Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00262-007-0317-0DOI Listing
November 2007

Chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction.

Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 2007 ;21(4):657-69

Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, and St. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bpg.2007.03.002DOI Listing
November 2007

Clara cell 16 protein in COPD sputum: a marker of small airways damage?

Respir Med 2007 Oct 10;101(10):2119-24. Epub 2007 Jul 10.

Allergy and Respiratory Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Genoa, Pad. Maragliano, Largo R. Benzi, 10 16132 Genova, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rmed.2007.05.023DOI Listing
October 2007

Almost all irritable bowel syndromes are post-infectious and respond to probiotics: controversial issues.

Dig Dis 2007 ;25(3):245-8

Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000103894DOI Listing
October 2007

Novel therapeutic targets for enteric nervous system disorders.

Trends Pharmacol Sci 2007 Sep 30;28(9):473-81. Epub 2007 Aug 30.

Department of Internal Medicine & Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tips.2007.08.003DOI Listing
September 2007

A novel locus for syndromic chronic idiopathic intestinal pseudo-obstruction maps to chromosome 8q23-q24.

Eur J Hum Genet 2007 Aug 9;15(8):889-97. Epub 2007 May 9.

Laboratory of Medical Genetics, Department of Internal Medicine, Cardioangiology and Hepatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ejhg.5201844DOI Listing
August 2007

Sympathetic hyperactivity in patients with ulcerative colitis.

Clin Auton Res 2007 Aug 15;17(4):217-20. Epub 2007 Jun 15.

Autonomic Unit, S. Vito Hospital, University of Turin, Turin, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10286-007-0425-0DOI Listing
August 2007

Proteases in irritable bowel syndrome: a lot more than just digestive enzymes.

Authors:
Giovanni Barbara

Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2007 May 11;5(5):548-9. Epub 2007 Apr 11.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2007.03.001DOI Listing
May 2007

Mast cell-dependent excitation of visceral-nociceptive sensory neurons in irritable bowel syndrome.

Gastroenterology 2007 Jan;132(1):26-37

Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, and CRBA, University of Bologna, St. Orsola Hospital, Via Massarenti 9, I-40138 Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2006.11.039DOI Listing
January 2007

Enteric neuroplasticity evoked by inflammation.

Auton Neurosci 2006 Jun 19;126-127:264-72. Epub 2006 Apr 19.

Department of Pharmacology, University of Bologna, St. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.autneu.2006.02.025DOI Listing
June 2006

Mucosal barrier defects in irritable bowel syndrome. Who left the door open?

Authors:
Giovanni Barbara

Am J Gastroenterol 2006 Jun;101(6):1295-8

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1572-0241.2006.00667.xDOI Listing
June 2006

Interactions between commensal bacteria and gut sensorimotor function in health and disease.

Am J Gastroenterol 2005 Nov;100(11):2560-8

Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Univeristy of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1572-0241.2005.00230.xDOI Listing
November 2005

5-HT7 receptors modulate peristalsis and accommodation in the guinea pig ileum.

Gastroenterology 2005 Nov;129(5):1557-66

Department of Physiological and Pharmacological Sciences, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2005.08.005DOI Listing
November 2005

Inflammation as a cause of functional bowel disorders.

Scand J Gastroenterol 2005 Oct;40(10):1140-8

Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00365520510023657DOI Listing
October 2005