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L’Europa in festival. Indagine sulle potenzialità e i limiti della partecipazione in ambito europeo attraverso uno studio di caso
By analyzing the case study of the 2013 edition of the “Festival of Europe” held in Florence, the essay ex-plores the limits and potential forms of participa-tion in European contexts as they occur on special “celebratory” ...
Lifestyle and eating habits in a business community
PURPOSE: The present study verified, using a validated questionnaire, the presence of unhealthy aspects of lifestyle and chronic degenerative conditions in a working community. METHODS: A cohort from a working community ...
Trafficking GRK2: Cellular and Metabolic consequences of GRK2 subcellular localization
G protein coupled receptor kinase 2 (GRK2) has a key role in cellular function by regulating different intracellular mechanisms in a kinase dependent or independent manner. In this review we have dealt with the recently ...
Are T-LGL leukemia and NK-chronic lymphoproliferative disorder really two distinct diseases?
Mature Large Granular lymphocytes (LGL) disorders include a spectrum of conditions, ranging from polyclonal to clonal indolent and/or overt leukemic LGL proliferations. Most cases are represented by clonal expansions of ...
Immunologic Changes in Frail Older Adults
Several studies have shown a heightened inflammatory state in frail older adults, marked by high serum levels of interleukin-6 and C-reactive protein and an increased number of circulating leukocytes. Activation of monocytes ...
Heart Failure in a Dedicated Outpatient Clinic: Results after 58 Month Follow-Up. Can it be Enough?
Incidence of chronic heart failure (HF) is rapidly increasing, approaching a 10 per 1000 rate after 65 years of age. In the last decades, despite pharmacological, interventional and supportive innovations, HF prognosis ...
Clonal non-malignant hematological disorders: unraveling molecular pathogenic mechanisms to develop novel targeted therapeutics
Clonal non-malignant hematological disorders are a heterogeneous group of diseases that are particularly challenging for hematologists. Indeed, most obvious and frequent hematological diseases include a broad spectrum of ...
Nata il settimo giorno della creazione: il Canto dell’Amore assente di Sauro Damiani
(Salerno : La Fenice, 2010)
Adriano Napoli conduce un'analisi metrico-stilistica del "Canto dell'amore assente" del poeta Sauro Damiani, che Napoli definisce come un "orafo devoto delle parole" proprio perché ha costruito il suo poema come una ...
An evaluation of coronary atherosclerosis using coronary CT in subjects with asymptomatic carotid lesions
The evaluation of coronary lesions in patients with asymptomatic carotid plaque represents a very promising line of research to assess cardiovascular risk and the possible implementation of a more aggressive prevention therapy.
Designing in-vitro systems to simulate the in-vivo permeability of drugs
In this work an engineering approach, consisting in an experimental procedure and a model to derive the data, was presented and applied to improve the testing methods of pharmaceuticals. The permeability of several ...