Publications by authors named "Paola Cassoni"

100Publications

Is There a Place for Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors in Vulvar Neoplasms? A State of the Art Review.

Int J Mol Sci 2020 Dec 27;22(1). Epub 2020 Dec 27.

Division of Gynecology and Obstetrics 1, Department of Surgical Sciences, "City of Health and Science University Hospital", University of Turin, 10126 Turin, Italy.

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December 2020

Reply to: Oncologic thoracic surgery during the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic: How to be ready for the storm.

J Surg Oncol 2020 Dec 17. Epub 2020 Dec 17.

Pathology Unit, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Turin and "Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino" University Hospital, Turin, Italy.

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December 2020

Impact of COVID-19 lockdown measures on oncological surgical activity: Analysis of the surgical pathology caseload of a tertiary referral hospital in Northwestern Italy.

J Surg Oncol 2021 Jan 20;123(1):24-31. Epub 2020 Oct 20.

Pathology Unit, Department of Medical Sciences, "Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino" University Hospital, University of Turin, Turin, Italy.

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January 2021

Chondroitin Sulphate Proteoglycans in the Tumour Microenvironment.

Adv Exp Med Biol 2020 ;1272:73-92

Dipartimento di Scienze della Salute, Scuola di Medicina, Università del Piemonte Orientale (UPO), Novara, Italy.

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October 2020

Dp71 Expression in Human Glioblastoma.

Int J Mol Sci 2019 Oct 31;20(21). Epub 2019 Oct 31.

Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Neurosciences and Sensory Organs, University of Bari Medical School, 70124 Bari, Italy.

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October 2019

Resident memory T cells: Possible players in periodontal disease recurrence.

J Periodontal Res 2020 Apr 2;55(2):324-330. Epub 2019 Nov 2.

Department of Surgical Sciences, C.I.R. Dental School, Section of Periodontology, University of Turin, Turin, Italy.

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April 2020

DNA methylation in repeat negative prostate biopsies as a marker of missed prostate cancer.

Clin Epigenetics 2019 10 30;11(1):152. Epub 2019 Oct 30.

Cancer Epidemiology Unit-CeRMS, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Turin and CPO Piemonte, Via Santena 7, 10126, Turin, Italy.

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October 2019

Phenotypic characterisation of immune cells associated with histological regression in cutaneous melanoma.

Pathology 2019 Aug 29;51(5):487-493. Epub 2019 Jun 29.

Department of Medical Sciences, Section of Dermatology, University of Turin, Torino, Italy; Dermatologic Surgery Section, Department of Oncology, AOU Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino, Torino, Italy.

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August 2019

Spread through air spaces (STAS) is a predictor of poor outcome in atypical carcinoids of the lung.

Virchows Arch 2019 Sep 15;475(3):325-334. Epub 2019 Jun 15.

Pathology Division of the Department of Oncology, University of Turin, San Luigi Hospital, Regione Gonzole 10, Orbassano, 10043, Torino, Italy.

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September 2019

SEL1L plays a major role in human malignant gliomas.

J Pathol Clin Res 2020 01 30;6(1):17-29. Epub 2019 Sep 30.

Ex Centro Ricerche/Fondazione Policlinico di Monza, Vercelli, Italy.

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January 2020

Management of Pt1 tumours removed by endoscopy during colorectal cancer screening: Outcome and treatment quality indicators.

Eur J Surg Oncol 2018 12 16;44(12):1873-1879. Epub 2018 Oct 16.

Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medical Sciences, Molinette Hospital, University of Turin, Italy.

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December 2018

The Significance of Chondroitin Sulfate Proteoglycan 4 (CSPG4) in Human Gliomas.

Int J Mol Sci 2018 Sep 12;19(9). Epub 2018 Sep 12.

Former Research Centre/Policlinico di Monza Foundation, Via P. Micca 29, 13100 Vercelli, Italy.

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September 2018

Awareness of mutational artefacts in suboptimal DNA samples: possible risk for therapeutic choices.

Expert Rev Mol Diagn 2018 05 26;18(5):467-475. Epub 2018 Apr 26.

a Department of Medical Sciences , University of Turin and Pathology Unit, Città della Salute e della Scienza Hospital , Torino , Italy.

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May 2018

Double cystic brain metastasis in a patient with stable pancreatic intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm.

Br J Neurosurg 2018 Mar 20:1-5. Epub 2018 Mar 20.

a Dipartimento di Neurochirurgia , Città della Salute e della Scienza, Università di Torino , Torino , TO , Italy.

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March 2018

RON tyrosine kinase mutations in brain metastases from lung cancer.

ERJ Open Res 2018 Jan 6;4(1). Epub 2018 Mar 6.

Cardiothoracic Dept, Section of Respiratory System Diseases, IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia, Italy.

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January 2018

A 68-Year-Old Woman with A Left Orbital and Temporal Mass.

Brain Pathol 2018 01;28(1):133-134

Division of Pathology, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Turin, Turin, Italy.

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January 2018

Eighth Edition of the UICC Classification of Malignant Tumours: an overview of the changes in the pathological TNM classification criteria-What has changed and why?

Virchows Arch 2018 Apr 5;472(4):519-531. Epub 2017 Dec 5.

Pathology Unit, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Turin and Città della Salute e della Scienza Hospital, Via Santena 7, 10126, Turin, Italy.

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April 2018

Mitochondrial DNA "common deletion" in post-fine needle aspiration infarcted oncocytic thyroid tumors.

Hum Pathol 2017 11 27;69:23-30. Epub 2017 Sep 27.

Department of Oncology, University of Torino, Città della Salute e della Scienza Hospital, 10126 Torino, Italy.

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November 2017

Distinctive pathological and clinical features of lung carcinoids with high proliferation index.

Virchows Arch 2017 Dec 19;471(6):713-720. Epub 2017 Jun 19.

Pathology Division, AOU Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino, Via Santena 7, 10126, Turin, Italy.

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December 2017

Stat3-positive tumor cells contribute to vessels neoformation in primary central nervous system lymphoma.

Oncotarget 2017 May;8(19):31254-31269

Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Neurosciences and Sensory Organs, Section of Human Anatomy and Histology, University of Bari Medical School Bari, Italy.

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May 2017

Diagnostic revision of 206 adult gliomas (including 40 oligoastrocytomas) based on ATRX, IDH1/2 and 1p/19q status.

J Neurooncol 2017 01 28;131(2):213-222. Epub 2016 Oct 28.

Research Center, Policlinico di Monza Foundation, Via Pietro Micca, 29, 13100, Vercelli, Italy.

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January 2017

Optimal Ki67 cut-off for luminal breast cancer prognostic evaluation: a large case series study with a long-term follow-up.

Breast Cancer Res Treat 2016 06 7;157(2):363-371. Epub 2016 May 7.

Division of Pathology, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Torino, Via Santena 7, 10126, Turin, Italy.

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June 2016

BCAM and LAMA5 Mediate the Recognition between Tumor Cells and the Endothelium in the Metastatic Spreading of KRAS-Mutant Colorectal Cancer.

Clin Cancer Res 2016 Oct 3;22(19):4923-4933. Epub 2016 May 3.

Candiolo Cancer Institute-FPO, IRCCS, Candiolo (Turin), Italy. Department of Oncology, University of Turin, Candiolo (Turin), Italy. University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center. Albuquerque, New Mexico. Division of Molecular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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October 2016

MET mutations are associated with aggressive and radioresistant brain metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer.

Neuro Oncol 2016 Apr 23;18(4):598-9. Epub 2016 Feb 23.

Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, Pneumology Unit, IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo Foundation, Pavia, Italy (G.M.S., S.I., D.P., F.M.); Department of Medical Sciences, Pathology Section, University of Torino, Torino, Italy (R.S., L.V.d.C., P.C.); Department of Oncology, Radiation Oncology, University of Torino, Torino, Italy (C.M., U.R.); Clinical Epidemiology and Biometric Unit, Scientific Direction, IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo Foundation, Pavia, Italy (L.S.); Department of Oncology, University of Torino, Torino, Italy (M.P.).

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April 2016

Protein disulfide isomerase A3-specific Th1 effector cells infiltrate colon cancer tissue of patients with circulating anti-protein disulfide isomerase A3 autoantibodies.

Transl Res 2016 May 23;171:17-28.e1-2. Epub 2015 Dec 23.

Centre for Experimental Research and Medical Studies (CERMS), Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino, Turin, Italy; Immunogenetic and Transplant Biology Service, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino, Turin, Italy; Department of Molecular Biotechnology and Health Sciences, University of Turin, Turin, Italy; Molecular Biotechnology Center, University of Turin, Turin, Italy. Electronic address:

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May 2016

WNT/β-catenin Signaling Pathway and Downstream Modulators in Low- and High-grade Glioma.

Cancer Genomics Proteomics 2016 Jan-Feb;13(1):31-45

Research Center, Polyclinic of Monza Foundation, Vercelli, Italy.

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November 2016

Temozolomide as salvage treatment for recurrent intracranial ependymomas of the adult: a retrospective study.

Neuro Oncol 2016 Feb 30;18(2):261-8. Epub 2015 Aug 30.

Department of Neuro-Oncology, University and City of Health and Science Hospital, Torino, Italy (R.R., C.B., M.M., F.F., A.P., R.S.); Department of Clinical Epidemiology, University and City of Health and Science University Hospital, Torino, Italy (V.F., M.T.); Department of Biomedical Sciences and Oncology, University and City of Health and Science Hospital, Torino 10126, Italy (P.C.).

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February 2016

Astroblastoma: beside being a tumor entity, an occasional phenotype of astrocytic gliomas?

Onco Targets Ther 2015 19;8:451-60. Epub 2015 Feb 19.

Neuro-Bio-Oncology Center, Policlinico di Monza Foundation/Consorzio di Neuroscienze, University of Pavia, Vercelli, Italy.

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March 2015

Stromal contribution to the colorectal cancer transcriptome.

Nat Genet 2015 Apr 23;47(4):312-9. Epub 2015 Feb 23.

1] Candiolo Cancer Institute, Fondazione Piemontese per l'Oncologia'Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico (FRO-IRCCS), Candiolo, Italy. [2] Department of Oncology, University of Torino, Candiolo, Italy.

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April 2015

Better see to better agree: phosphohistone H3 increases interobserver agreement in mitotic count for meningioma grading and imposes new specific thresholds.

Neuro Oncol 2015 May 1;17(5):663-9. Epub 2015 Feb 1.

Department of Medical Sciences, University of Torino, Turin, Italy (A.C., A.P., R.S., P.C.); Department of Oncology, University of Torino at San Luigi Hospital, Orbassano, Italy (E.D.); Department of Statistical Sciences, University of Padua, Padova, Italy (L.V.); Department of Neuro-Oncology, University and City of Health and Science Hospital of Turin, Turin, Italy (R.R.).

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May 2015