The University of Siena PhD Course in
Genetics, Oncology and Clinical Medicine


PhD Graduate

Monica MISCHITELLI 

PhD Program years: 2007 - 2011







PUBLICATIONS DURING THE PHD PROGRAM
  1. Complications post renal transplantation: literature focus on BK virus nephropathy and diagnostic tools actually available.
    Mischitelli M, Bellizzi A, Anzivino E, Fioriti D, Boldorini R, Miglio U, Chiarini F, Di Monaco F, Pietropaolo V.
    Virol J. 2008 Mar 3;5:38. Review.

  2. Cancer stem cells in prostate adenocarcinoma: a target for new anticancer strategies.
    Fioriti D, Mischitelli M, Di Monaco F, Di Silverio F, Petrangeli E, Russo G, Giordano A, Pietropaolo V.
    J Cell Physiol. 2008 Sep;216(3):571-5.

  3. p53 gene mutational rate, Gleason score, and BK virus infection in prostate adenocarcinoma: Is there a correlation?
    Russo G, Anzivino E, Fioriti D, Mischitelli M, Bellizzi A, Giordano A, Autran-Gomez A, Di Monaco F, Di Silverio F, Sale P, Di Prospero L, Pietropaolo V.
    J Med Virol. 2008 Dec;80(12):2100-7.

  4. Herpes simplex virus infection in pregnancy and in neonate: status of art of epidemiology, diagnosis, therapy and prevention.
    Anzivino E, Fioriti D, Mischitelli M, Bellizzi A, Barucca V, Chiarini F, Pietropaolo V.
    Virol J. 2009 Apr 6;6:40. Review.

  5. Genomic mutations of viral protein 1 and BK virus nephropathy in kidney transplant recipients.
    Boldorini R, Allegrini S, Miglio U, Paganotti A, Veggiani C, Mischitelli M, Monga G, Pietropaolo V.
    J Med Virol. 2009 Aug;81(8):1385-93.

  6. Detection of the microbial patterns in a cohort of infants admitted to neonatal intensive care.
    Fioriti D, Mischitelli M, Penta M, Gallinelli C, Nicosia R, Pisano R, Bressan K, Dini B, Panero A, Chiarini F, Pietropaolo V.
    New Microbiol. 2009 Jul;32(3):303-10.

  7. Viral infection in bone marrow transplants: is JC virus involved?
    Mischitelli M, Fioriti D, Anzivino E, Bellizzi A, Barucca V, Boldorini R, Miglio U, Sica S, Sorà F, De Matteis S, Chiarini F, Pietropaolo V.
    J Med Virol. 2010 Jan;82(1):138-45.

  8. Early years of biological agents therapy in Crohn's disease and risk of the human polyomavirus JC reactivation.
    Bellizzi A, Barucca V, Fioriti D, Colosimo MT, Mischitelli M, Anzivino E, Chiarini F, Pietropaolo V.
    J Cell Physiol. 2010 Aug;224(2):316-26. Review.

  9. Meaning of early polyomavirus-BK replication post kidney transplant.
    Mitterhofer AP, Pietropaolo V, Barile M, Tinti F, Fioriti D, Mischitelli M, Limonta A, Meçule A, Ferretti G, Poli L, Chiarini F, Berloco PB, Taliani G.
    Transplant Proc. 2010 May;42(4):1142-5.

  10. Polyomavirus JC reactivation and noncoding control region sequence analysis in pediatric Crohn's disease patients treated with infliximab.
    Bellizzi A, Anzivino E, Ferrari F, Di Nardo G, Colosimo MT, Fioriti D, Mischitelli M, Chiarini F, Cucchiara S, Pietropaolo V.
    J Neurovirol. 2011 Aug;17(4):303-13. Epub 2011 May 6.

  11. Mischitelli M, Fioriti D, Bellizzi A, Anzivino E, Chiarini F, Pietropaolo V. The human polyomavirus JC and Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy chapter of the book entitled Neuroviral Infections Taylor & Francis press, in press

  12. Early monitoring of the human polyomavirus BK replication and sequencing analysis in a cohort of adult kidney transplant patients treated with basiliximab.
    Anzivino E, Bellizzi A, Mitterhofer AP, Tinti F, Barile M, Colosimo MT, Fioriti D, Mischitelli M, Chiarini F, Ferretti G, Taliani G, Pietropaolo V.
    Virol J. 2011 Aug 17;8:407.

ABSTRACTS OF CONFERENCE DURING THE PHD PROGRAM
  1. Prostate cancer aethiopathogenesis: which is the role of the Human Polyomavirus BK (Second International Conference on Viral Oncology, Philadelphia, USA, 26-27/9/2008)

  2. JC virus infection in bone marrow transplants: which is the story? (3° Congresso Nazionale SIVIM, Roma, Italia, 6-8/5/2008)

  3. Replicazione del Poliomavirus umano BK nel trapianto di rene (XXXIII Congresso Nazionale della Società Italiana Trapianti d'Organo, Milano, Italia, 13-15/12/2009)

  4. Replication of Human Polyomavirus BK before and after kidney transplantation (14th European Society for Organ Transplantation Congress, Parigi, Francia, 30/08/2009- 02/09/2009)

  5. Real Time PCR detection of BK, JC and MC Human Polyomaviruses in metastases of melanoma skin cancer: preliminary data (37° Congresso Nazionale della Società Italiana di Microbiologia, Torino, Italy, 11-14/10/2009)

  6. Pre-transplant BK-virus infection in dialyzed renal transplant candidates (The Transplantation Society Congress 2009, Vancouver, Canada, 15-19/8/2009)

  7. Polyomavirus infection in bone marrow transplants: it is a correlation with JC? (Congresso Nazionale della Società Italiana di Virologia, Orvieto, Italia, 7-9/9/2009)

  8. PCR Real-Time su urine: indice precoce di replicazione del virus BK nel post-trapianto di rene (50° Congresso Nazionale della Società Italiana di Nefrologia , Bologna, Italia, 7-10/10/2009)

  9. Epidemiology of Herpes Simplex Virus infection i pregnancy: a pilot study (37° Congresso Nazionale della Società Italiana di Microbiologia, Torino, Italy, 11-14/10/2009)

  10. Prostate cancer aethiopathogenesis: which is the role of the Human Polyomavirus BK? (Giornate del Dipartimento di Scienze di Sanità Pubblica “G. Sanarelli”, Roma, Italia, 20-21/1/2009)11) The oncogenic potential of Human Polyomavirus BK in prostate cancer. (39° Congresso Nazionale della Società Italia di Microbiologia, Riccione, Italia, 3-6/10/2011)

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