The Liver Lab

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Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: A wide spectrum disease

Rosso N, Bellentani S

Chapter of 'Liver Diseases'

Springer book


lcnRNA-mediated regulation of acquired chemoresistance in HCC

DiStefano J, Sukowati CHC

Chapter of ‘The Chemical Biology of Long Noncoding RNAs

Springer book


Heterogeneity of hepatic cancer stem cells

Sukowati CHC

Chapter of 'Stem Cells Heterogeneity in Cancer"

Adv Exp Med Biol 2019, Vol. 1139 (ed: A. Birbrair)
Springer Nature



A hypothesis for using pathway genetic load analysis for understanding complex outcomes in bilirubin encephalopathy

Riordan SM,  Bittel DC, Le Pichon JP, Gazzin S, Tiribelli C, Watchko JF, Wennberg RP, Shapiro SM

Biology of Brain Disorder

Frontiers Cellular Neuroscience



Physiology of the liver

Bellarosa C, Tiribelli C

Handbook of gastroenterology and liver diseases

Minerva Medica


Akinetic-rigid and tremor-dominant Parkinson's disease: Two distinct cognitive and behavioral evolutions

Moretti R, Sartori A, Fantini J, Gazzin S

In "Horizons in Neuroscience Research" Volume 18

Nova Science Publishers, Inc


Gait Pathway in Subcortical Vascular Dementia and in Alzheimer’s Disease

Moretti R, Sartori A, Baso B, Gazzin S

In "Alzheimer's Disease - Challenges for the Future" Chapter 11

InTech, DOI: 10.5772/59834, ISBN 978-953-51-2137-4



Alcohol and nutrition as risk factors for chronic liver disease

Bellentani S, Tiribelli C, Bedogni G

Nutrition and Health by R.R. Watson et al. (eds.), Springer Science+Business Media New York


Bilirubin metabolism and transport

Bellarosa C, Muchova L,Vitek L, Tiribelli C.

In “Care of the Jaundiced Neonate” by David Stevenson et al(eds), McGraw Hill Companies, Inc.


Disturbances of bilirubin metabolism

Bellarosa C and Tiribelli C

In “Textbook of Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Second Edition” Wiley Online Library


The model for early COVID-19 recognition (MECOR) score: A proof-of-concept for a simple and low-cost tool to recognize a possible viral etiology in community-acquired pneumonia patients during COVID-19 outbreak

Sambataro G, Giuffrè M, Sambataro D, Palermo A, Vignigni G, Cesareo R, Crimi N, Torrisi SE, Vancheri C, Malatino L, Colaci M, Del Papa N, Pignataro F, Roman-Pognuz E, Fabbiani M, Montagnani F, Cassol C, Cavagna L, Zuccaro V, Zerbato V, Maurel C, Luzzati R, Di Bella S

Diagnostics (Basel)  2020 Aug 21;10(9):E619doi: 103390/diagnostics10090619


Spleen stiffness can be employed to assess the efficacy of spontaneous portosystemic shunts in relieving portal hypertension

Giuffrè M, Bedogni G, Abazia C, Masutti F, Tiribelli C, Crocè LS

Ann Hepatol 2020 Aug 20:S1665-2681(20)30077-6 doi: 101016/jaohep202007004


Modeling the time-related fluctuations of AFP and PIVKA-II serum levels in patients with cirrhosis undergoing surveillance for hepatocellular carcinoma

Ricco G, Cosma C, Bedogni G, Biasiolo A, Guarino M, Pontisso P, Morisco F, Oliveri F, Cavallone D, Bonino F, Plebani M, Brunetto MR

Cancer Biomark. 2020 Jul 3. doi: 10.3233/CBM-190118.


Three-dimensional CAD/CAM reconstruction of the iliac bone following DCIA composite flap harvest

Bettini G, Saia G, Valsecchi S, Bedogni G, Sandi A, Bedogni A

Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2020 Jun 23:S0901-5027(20)30201-0. doi: 10.1016/j.ijom.2020.05.014.


Spontaneous porto-femoral shunting in long-standing portal hypertension

Giuffrè M, Martingano P, Crocè LS

Clinical Case Reports (2020) 1835–1836 doi:101002/ccr32947


External validation of equations to estimate resting energy expenditure in 2037 children and adolescents with and 389 without obesity: a cross-sectional study

Bedogni G, Bertoli S, De Amicis R, Foppiani A, De Col A, Tringali G, Marazzi N, De Cosmi V, Agostoni C, Battezzati A, Sartorio A

Nutrients. 2020 May 14;12(5):1421. doi: 10.3390/nu12051421


Behavior in subcortical vascular dementia with sight pathologies: visual hallucinations as a consequence of precocious gait imbalance and institutionalization

Moretti R, Caruso P, Storti B, Saro R, Kassabian B, Sala A, Giannini A, Gazzin S

 Neurol Sci. 2020 May 13. doi: 10.1007/s10072-020-04445-y


Is there an association between commonly employed biomarkes of liver fibrosis and liver stiffness in the general population?

Foschi FG, Domenicali M, Giacomoni P, Dall'Aglio AC, Conti F, Borghi A, Bevilacqua V, Napoli L, Mirici F, Cucchetti A, Ercolani G, Gardini AC, Bellentani S, Gastaldelli A, Giuffrè M, Tiribelli C, Bedogni G; Bagnacavallo Study Group.

Ann Hepatol. Jul-Aug 2020;19(4):380-387. doi: 10.1016/j.aohep.2020.04.003


Occult hepatitis B virus infection predicts non-alcoholic steatohepatitis in severely obese individuals from Italy

Raimondo G, Saitta C, Lombardo D, Giraudi PJ, Rosso N, Ieni A, Lazzara S, Palmisano S, Bonazza D, Alibrandi A, Navarra G, Tiribelli C, Pollicino T

Liver Int. 2020 Jul;40(7):1601-1609. doi: 10.1111/liv.14473


Could Inflammatory indexes and metabolic syndrome predict the risk of cancer development? Analysis from the Bagnacavallo Population Study

Rimini M, Casadei-Gardini A, Ravaioli A, Rovesti G, Conti F, Borghi A, Dall'Aglio AC, Bedogni G, Domenicali M, Giacomoni P, Tiribelli C, Bucchi L, Falcini F, Foschi FG, Bagnacavallo Study Group

J Clin Med. 2020 Apr 20;9(4):1177. doi: 10.3390/jcm9041177


Alcohol, liver and genes: an intricate puzzle

Rosso N & Tiribelli C

Ann Hepatol. Nov-Dec; 12(6):860


The biological implication of the cancer stem cells in hepatocellular carcinoma: a possible target for future therapy

Sukowati CHC & Tiribelli C

Expert Review of Gastroenterology & Hepatology. Nov;7(8):749-57


Jay Donald Ostrow: the yellow giant

Tiribelli C, Vitek L, Wennberg R

Hepatology. Apr. 1679-1680


The potential role of fatty liver in paediatric metabolic syndrome: a distinct phenotype with high metabolic risk?

Nobili V, Bedogni G, Berni Canani R, Brambilla P, Cianfarani S, Pietrobelli A, Agostoni C.

 Pediatr Obes. Dec;7(6):e75-80


Transport and metabolism at blood-brain interface and in neural cells: relevance to bilirubin-induced encephalopathy

Gazzin S, Starzielle N, Tiribelli C, Ghersi-Egea JF.

Frontiers in Drug Metabolism and Transport.; May 18;3:89.


Bilirubin-induced neurological damage

Gazzin S, Tiribelli C

J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. Oct;24 Suppl 1:154-5



Scaglioni F, Ciccia S, Marino M, Bedogni G, Bellentani S

Dig Dis. Jul; 29(2): 202-10


In vitro models for the study of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Chavez-Tapia NC, Rosso N, Tiribelli C

Curr Med Chem. 18(7):1079-84


Hepatic cancer stem cells and drug resistance: Relevance in targeted therapies for hepatocellular carcinoma disease (copia)

Sukowati CHC, Rosso N, Crocè LS, Tiribelli C.

World J Hepatol Mar, 2(3): 114-126


Unbound (Free) Bilirubin (Bf): Improving the Paradigm for evaluating neonatal jaundice

Ahlfors CE, Wennberg RP, Ostrow JD, and Tiribelli C.

Clin Chem, July, 55:1288-1299. (rev)