Publications by authors named "Sergio Bernardini"

100Publications

Evaluation of a new simultaneous anti-SARS-CoV-2 IgA, IgM and IgG screening automated assay based on native inactivated virus.

Int Immunopharmacol 2020 Dec 26;92:107330. Epub 2020 Dec 26.

Tor Vergata University Hospital, Rome, Italy; Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy; IFCC Emerging Technologies Division, Milan, Italy.

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December 2020

Increase of Prokineticin-2 in Serum of Patients with Parkinson's Disease.

Mov Disord 2021 Jan 6. Epub 2021 Jan 6.

Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, National Research Council of Italy, Rome, Italy.

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January 2021

Cardiac troponins: are there any differences between T and I?

J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 2021 Jan 4;Publish Ahead of Print. Epub 2021 Jan 4.

Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesù Children's Hospital IRCCS Division of Cardiology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome CNR-Regione Toscana G. Monasterio Foundation, Heart Hospital, Massa, and Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna CNR Institute of Clinical Physiology, Pisa Division of Clinical Biochemistry and Clinical Molecular Biology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy.

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January 2021

The combined measurement of high-sensitivity cardiac troponins and natriuretic peptides: a useful tool for clinicians?

J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 2020 Dec;21(12):953-963

aDivision of Cardiology, University of Rome Tor Vergata bDivision of Clinical Biochemistry and Clinical Molecular Biology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome cDepartment of Medicine, University of Padova dDepartment of Laboratory Medicine, University Hospital of Padova, Padova eLaboratory of Cardiovascular Endocrinology and Cell Biology, CNR-Regione Toscana, Foundation, G. Monasterio and Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Pisa, Italy.

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December 2020

SARS-CoV-2 infection serology validation of different methods: Usefulness of IgA in the early phase of infection.

Clin Chim Acta 2020 Dec 28;511:28-32. Epub 2020 Sep 28.

Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy; Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Tor Vergata University Hospital, Rome, Italy.

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December 2020

Combined anti-SARS-CoV-2 IgA, IgG, and IgM Detection as a Better Strategy to Prevent Second Infection Spreading Waves.

Immunol Invest 2020 Sep 18:1-13. Epub 2020 Sep 18.

Department of Laboratory Medicine, Tor Vergata University Hospital , Rome, Italy.

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September 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic.

Crit Rev Clin Lab Sci 2020 09 9;57(6):365-388. Epub 2020 Jul 9.

Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy.

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September 2020

Increased Noradrenaline as an Additional Cerebrospinal Fluid Biomarker in PSP-Like Parkinsonism.

Front Aging Neurosci 2020 16;12:126. Epub 2020 Jun 16.

Department of Experimental Medicine and Surgery, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy.

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June 2020

Collaborative AI and Laboratory Medicine integration in precision cardiovascular medicine.

Clin Chim Acta 2020 Oct 4;509:67-71. Epub 2020 Jun 4.

Center for Medical Biochemistry, Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia; Emerging Technologies Division-MHBLM Committee, International Federation Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (IFCC), Italy.

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October 2020

SARS-CoV-2 infection serology: a useful tool to overcome lockdown?

Cell Death Discov 2020 26;6:38. Epub 2020 May 26.

Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy.

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May 2020

COVID-19 Outbreak: An Overview.

Chemotherapy 2019 7;64(5-6):215-223. Epub 2020 Apr 7.

Unit of Medical Statistics and Molecular Epidemiology, University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, Rome, Italy.

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April 2020

Young-onset and late-onset Parkinson's disease exhibit a different profile of fluid biomarkers and clinical features.

Neurobiol Aging 2020 06 18;90:119-124. Epub 2020 Feb 18.

Department of Systems Medicine, University of Roma Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy; Department of Experimental Neurosciences, IRCCS Santa Lucia Foundation, Rome, Italy.

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June 2020

Serum or plasma? An old question looking for new answers.

Clin Chem Lab Med 2020 01;58(2):178-187

Dipartimento di Medicina di Laboratorio e Anatomia Patologica Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria e USL di Modena, Modena, Italy.

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January 2020

AD biomarker discovery in CSF and in alternative matrices.

Clin Biochem 2019 Oct 19;72:52-57. Epub 2019 Aug 19.

Dept. Experimental Medicine, University of Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy.

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October 2019

A Hazelnut-Enriched Diet Modulates Oxidative Stress and Inflammation Gene Expression without Weight Gain.

Oxid Med Cell Longev 2019 4;2019:4683723. Epub 2019 Jul 4.

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Magna Græcia, Viale Europa, Germaneto, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy.

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February 2020

The standardization of cerebrospinal fluid markers and neuropathological diagnoses brings to light the frequent complexity of concomitant pathology in Alzheimer's disease: The next challenge for biochemical markers?

Clin Biochem 2019 Oct 10;72:15-23. Epub 2019 Jun 10.

Institut de Pathologie Est -Neuropathologie, Hospices civils de Lyon, Lyon, France; University Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Lyon, France; Department of Cancer Cell Plasticity, Cancer Research Centre of Lyon, INSERM U1052, CNRS UMR5286, Lyon, France. Electronic address:

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October 2019

Alzheimer's disease: Making the point.

Clin Biochem 2019 Oct 21;72:1-2. Epub 2019 May 21.

Institute of Medical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, The First Faculty of Medicine, General University Hospital, U Nemocnice 2 CZ-121 08, Prague 2, Czech republic.

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October 2019

Total laboratory automation has the potential to be the field of application of artificial intelligence: the cyber-physical system and "Automation 4.0".

Clin Chem Lab Med 2019 10;57(11):e279-e281

Department of Experimental Medicine and Surgery, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy.

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October 2019

The circulating miRNAs as diagnostic and prognostic markers.

Clin Chem Lab Med 2019 06;57(7):932-953

Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy.

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June 2019

Obstructive sleep apnea may induce orexinergic system and cerebral β-amyloid metabolism dysregulation: is it a further proof for Alzheimer's disease risk?

Sleep Med 2019 04 11;56:171-176. Epub 2019 Jan 11.

Sleep Medicine Centre, Neurophysiopathology Unit, Department of Systems Medicine, University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Rome, Italy.

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April 2019

Position paper on laboratory testing for patients with haemophilia. A consensus document from SISET, AICE, SIBioC and SIPMeL.

Blood Transfus 2019 05 4;17(3):229-236. Epub 2019 Feb 4.

Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Angelo Bianchi Bonomi Haemophilia and Thrombosis Center and Fondazione Luigi Villa, Milan, Italy.

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May 2019

CSF α-synuclein inversely correlates with non-motor symptoms in a cohort of PD patients.

Parkinsonism Relat Disord 2019 04 15;61:203-206. Epub 2018 Oct 15.

Department of Systems Medicine, University of Roma Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy; IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy.

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April 2019

Diagnosis of neurodegenerative dementia: where do we stand, now?

Ann Transl Med 2018 Sep;6(17):340

Department of Experimental Medicine, Tor Vergata University General Hospital, Rome, Italy.

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September 2018

Multiple Sclerosis: kFLC index values related to gender.

Mult Scler Relat Disord 2018 Nov 30;26:58-60. Epub 2018 Aug 30.

Department of Experimental Medicine and Surgery, "Tor Vergata" University Hospital, Rome, Italy. Electronic address:

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November 2018

New HPLC instrument performance evaluation in HbA determination and comparison with capillary electrophoresis.

Scand J Clin Lab Invest 2018 Sep 11;78(5):393-397. Epub 2018 Jul 11.

a Department of Experimental Medicine and Surgery , "Tor Vergata" University Hospital , Rome , Italy.

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September 2018

Clinical value of CSF amyloid-beta-42 and tau proteins in Progressive Supranuclear Palsy.

J Neural Transm (Vienna) 2018 09 14;125(9):1373-1379. Epub 2018 Jun 14.

Department of Systems Medicine, University of Roma Tor Vergata, Viale Oxford 1, 00139, Rome, Italy.

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September 2018

Alzheimer's disease in the omics era.

Clin Biochem 2018 Sep 18;59:9-16. Epub 2018 Jun 18.

Tor Vergata University General Hospital, Dept. Experimental Medicine, Rome, Italy.

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September 2018

Long story short: an introduction to the short-term and longterm Six Sigma quality and its importance in laboratory medicine for the management of extra-analytical processes.

Clin Chem Lab Med 2018 10;56(11):1838-1845

Department of Experimental Medicine and Surgery, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy.

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October 2018

Successful long-term therapy with flecainide in a family with paramyotonia congenita.

J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 2018 11 27;89(11):1232-1234. Epub 2018 Feb 27.

Department of Medicine, Surgery, Neurology, Metabolic and Aging Science, Reference Center for Neurological and Neuromuscular Rare Disease, Università degli Studi della Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Napoli, Campania, Italy.

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November 2018

Vacuolated PAS-positive lymphocytes as an hallmark of Pompe disease and other myopathies related to impaired autophagy.

J Cell Physiol 2018 08 22;233(8):5829-5837. Epub 2018 Feb 22.

2nd Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, Surgery, Neurology, Metabolic and Aging Science, Reference Center for Neurological and Neuromuscular Rare Disease & Interuniversity Center for Research in Neurosciences, University of Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli", Naples, Italy.

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August 2018

Sleep apnoeas may represent a reversible risk factor for amyloid-β pathology.

Brain 2017 12;140(12):e75

Sleep Medicine Centre, Neurophysiopathology Unit, Department of Systems Medicine, University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Rome, Italy.

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December 2017

Validation of the Six Sigma Z-score for the quality assessment of clinical laboratory timeliness.

Clin Chem Lab Med 2018 03;56(4):595-601

Department of Experimental Medicine and Surgery, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy.

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March 2018

Complement system dysregulation in patients affected by Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy and the effect of antiepileptic treatment.

Epilepsy Res 2017 11 21;137:107-111. Epub 2017 Sep 21.

Sleep Medicine Centre, Neurophysiopathology Unit, Department of Systems Medicine, University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Rome, Italy; IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy.

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November 2017

Hypothalamic dysfunction is related to sleep impairment and CSF biomarkers in Alzheimer's disease.

J Neurol 2017 Nov 12;264(11):2215-2223. Epub 2017 Sep 12.

Sleep Medicine Centre, Neurophysiopathology Unit, Department of Systems Medicine, University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Viale Oxford 81, 00133, Rome, Italy.

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November 2017

Local vibration inhibits H-reflex but does not compromise manual dexterity and does not increase tremor.

Hum Mov Sci 2017 Oct 1;55:221-228. Epub 2017 Sep 1.

Department of Movement, Human and Health Sciences, University of Rome Foro Italico, Italy.

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October 2017

Levamisole in Illicit Trafficking Cocaine Seized: A One-Year Study.

J Psychoactive Drugs 2017 Nov-Dec;49(5):408-412. Epub 2017 Aug 16.

h Associate Professor, Department of Biomedicine and Prevention, Section of Legal Medicine, Social Security and Forensic Toxicology , University of Rome Tor Vergata , Rome , Italy.

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July 2018

An LC-MS Assay with Isocratic Separation and On-line Solid Phase Extraction to Improve the Routine Therapeutic Drug Monitoring of Busulfan in Plasma.

J Med Biochem 2017 Apr 22;36(2):113-121. Epub 2017 Apr 22.

Department of Laboratory Medicine, Tor Vergata University Hospital of Rome, Rome, Italy.

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April 2017

Preanalytical investigations of phlebotomy: methodological aspects, pitfalls and recommendations.

Biochem Med (Zagreb) 2017 Feb;27(1):177-191

Laboratory Medicine Department, "Tor Vergata" University Hospital, Rome, Italy; Experimental Medicine and Surgery Department, "Tor Vergata" University, Rome, Italy.

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February 2017

Cutaneous features of myotonic dystrophy types 1 and 2: Implication of premature aging and vitamin D homeostasis.

Neuromuscul Disord 2017 Feb 16;27(2):163-169. Epub 2016 Nov 16.

Department of Systems Medicine, Division of Neurology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Viale Oxford 81, 00133 Rome, Italy; Department of Experimental Medicine and Surgery, Division of Clinical Biochemistry, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Viale Oxford 81, 00133 Rome, Italy. Electronic address:

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February 2017

Antinuclear autoantibodies and pregnancy outcome in women with unexplained recurrent miscarriage.

Am J Reprod Immunol 2016 11 12;76(5):396-399. Epub 2016 Sep 12.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy.

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November 2016

Adherence to the Mediterranean diet is inversely associated with metabolic syndrome occurrence: a meta-analysis of observational studies.

Int J Food Sci Nutr 2017 Mar 25;68(2):138-148. Epub 2016 Aug 25.

e Department of Preventive Medicine & Public Health, School of Medicine , University of Navarra-IDISNA , Pamplona , Spain.

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March 2017

Functional impairment of activated protein C in breast cancer - relationship to survival outcomes.

Am J Cancer Res 2016 1;6(6):1450-7. Epub 2016 Jun 1.

San Raffaele Roma Open UniversityVia di Val Cannuta 247, 00166 Rome, Italy; Interinstitutional Multidisciplinary Biobank (BioBIM), IRCCS San Raffaele PisanaVia di Val Cannuta 247, 00166 Rome, Italy.

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July 2016