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


PhD Graduate

Stefania ZIMBONE

PhD Program years: 2010 - 2013







PUBLICATIONS DURING THE PHD PROGRAM

    1. Adenosine A2A receptor activation stimulates collagen production in sclerodermic dermal fibroblasts either directly and through a cross-talk with the cannabinoid system.
    Lazzerini PE, Natale M, Gianchecchi E, Capecchi PL, Montilli C, Zimbone S, Castrichini M, Balistreri E, Ricci G, Selvi E, Garcia-Gonzalez E, Galeazzi M, Laghi-Pasini F.
    J Mol Med (Berl). 2012 Mar 

    2. The purinergic P2×7 receptor is expressed on monocytes in Behçet's disease and is modulated by TNF-α.
    Castrichini M, Lazzerini PE, Gamberucci A, Capecchi PL, Franceschini R, Natale M, Hammoud M, Moramarco A, Zimbone S, Gianchecchi E, Montilli C, Ricci G, Selvi E, Cantarini L, Galeazzi M, Laghi-Pasini F.
    Eur J Immunol. 2013 Sep 19. 

ABSTRACTS OF CONFERENCE DURING THE PHD PROGRAM
  1. Annual meeting "Purine Club", Pisa, 13-14 settembre 2012: The P2X7 receptor in monocytes from patiens with Behçet's disease: expression, function and modulating activity of TNF-alpha; Purinergic modulation of fibroblast function and cardiac remodeling.

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