• 3460 Citations
  • 29 h-Index
19952019

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Research Output

  • 3460 Citations
  • 29 h-Index
  • 131 Article
  • 73 Other
  • 25 Book/Film/Article review
  • 2 Paper
Article

[ANTI-TNF (INFLIXIMAB) TREATMENT IN CROHN DISEASE: SAFETY PROFILE

Cefalu', A. B., Carroccio, A., Di Prima, L., Ambrosiano, G., Di Prima, L., Noto, D., Pirrone, G., Ambrosiano, G., Cefalù, A. B. & Carroccio, A., 2006, In : Recenti Progressi in Medicina. 97, p. 108-112 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
14 Citations (Scopus)
14 Citations (Scopus)

Accumulation of apoE-enriched triglyceride-rich lipoproteins in patients with coronary artery disease.

Rizzo, M; Noto, D; Frasheri, A; Pernice, V; Rubino, A; Pieri, D; Pinto, V; Cefalù, Ab, 2006, In : METABOLISM, CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL. 5, p. - 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Additive effect of mutations in LDLR and PCSK9 genes on the phenotyoe of familial hypercholesterolemia

Cefalu', A. B., Averna, M., Fresa, R., Cantafora, A., Patel, D., Calandra, S., Pisciotta, L., Bellocchio, A., Tarugi, P., Bertolini, S. & Oliva, C. P., 2006, In : ATHEROSCLEROSIS. 2, p. 433-440 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

77 Citations (Scopus)

Albumin versus solvent/detergent-treated pooled plasma as replacement fluid for long-term plasma exchange therapy in a patient with primary hypertriglyceridemia and recurrent hyperlipidemic pancreatitis

Averna, M., Caruso, C., Cefalu', A. B., Giammanco, A., Barbagallo, C. M., Rizzo, C. M., Rizzo, S., Lima, G. M., Scirè, E., Di Bona, D., Rizzo, S., Caruso, C. & Lima, G. M., 2016, In : Transfusion. p. 755-760 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

A Novel APOB Mutation Identified by Exome Sequencing Cosegregates With Steatosis, Liver Cancer, and Hypocholesterolemia.

Averna, M., Cefalu', A. B., Spina, R., Valenti, V., Pirruccello, J. P., Gupta, N., Kathiresan, S., Tarugi, P., Gabriel, S. & Noto, D., 2013, In : Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology. 33, p. 2021-2025 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Citations (Scopus)

A novel loss of function mutation of PCSK9 gene in white subjects with low-plasma low-density lipoprotein cholesterol.

Averna, M., Cefalu', A. B., Valenti, V., Di Leo, E., Guardamagna, O., Tarugi, P., Bonardi, R., Bocchi, L., Fasano, T., Pollaccia, D. & Noto, D., 2007, In : Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology. 27, p. 677-681 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

104 Citations (Scopus)

A Novel Mutation of the DHCR7 Gene in a Sicilian Compound Heterozygote with Smith-Lemli-Opitz Syndrome

Averna, M., Cefalu', A. B., Pezzino, F. M., Romano, F., Puglisi, A., Longombardo, M. T., Fiore, B., Mattina, T., Travali, S., Brogna, A. & Noto, D., 2005, In : Molecular Diagnosis. 9, p. 201-204 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
16 Citations (Scopus)

A novel putative interactor for the low densitylipoprotein receptor cytoplasmic domain

Gianguzza, F., Ragusa, M. A., Costa, S., Averna, M., Cefalu', A. B., Nicosia, A. & Pollaccia, D., 2010, In : Molecular Medicine Reports. 3 (Marzo/Aprile), p. 341-345 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

An unexplained congenital disorder of glycosylation-II in a child with neurohepatic involvement, hypercholesterolemia and hypoceruloplasminemia

Cefalu', A. B., Cisarò, F., Porta, F., Jaeken, J., Pinon, M., Reggiani, S., Lefeber, D. J., Sturiale, L., Spada, M., Rabbone, I., Garozzo, D. & Calvo, P. L., 2018, In : JIMD Reports. 38, p. 97-100 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

ApoE polymorphism in a small Mediterranean island: relationships with plasma lipids, lipoproteins and LDL particle size.

Polizzi, F; Severino, M; Rizzo, M; Vivona, N; Onorato, F; Caldarella, R; Cefalù, Ab; Noto, D; Notarbartolo, A, 2001, In : European Journal of Epidemiology. 17, p. 707-713 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)
8 Citations (Scopus)
20 Citations (Scopus)

Association between plasma lipid levels and migraine in subjects aged ≥50 years: preliminary data from the Zabùt Aging Project

Camarda, R., Cefalu', A. B., Camarda, C., Turco Liveri, E., Rosano, R., Monastero, R., Pipia, C. & Monastero R; Pipia C; Cefalù Ab; Turco Liveri E; Rosano R; Camarda R; Camarda C, 2008, In : Neurological Sciences. 29, p. S179-S181

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)
36 Citations (Scopus)

Autosomal Recessive Hypercholesterolemia: Long-Term Cardiovascular Outcomes

Averna, M., Cefalu', A. B., Masana, L., Fellin, R., Manzato, E., Sánchez-Hernández, R. M., Sirtori, C., Minicocci, I., Prieto-Matos, P., Vogt, A., Sjouke, B., D'Erasmo, L., Fuentes, F. J., Pavanello, C., Scardapane, M., Real, J. T., Real, J. T., Ascaso, J. F., Lafuente, E. E., Sánchez-Hernández, R. M. & 16 others, Roeters Van Lennep, J. E., Pintus, P., Zambon, S., Harada-Shiba, M., Pes, G. M., Bertolini, S., Calabresi, L., Nicolucci, A., Pocovi, M., Mata, P., Muntoni, S., Zambon, A., Arca, M., Fuentes, F. J., Pacifico, A. A. & Noto, D., 2018, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 71, p. 279-288 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Autosomal recessive hypercholesterolemia in a Sicilian kindred harboring the 432insA mutation of the ARH gene.

Averna, M., Cefalu', A. B., Rizzo, M., Fiore, Emmanuele, G., Travali, S., Mazzarino, M. C., Brogna, A. & Corsini, A., 2003, In : ATHEROSCLEROSIS. 166, p. 395-400 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Baseline metabolic disturbances and the twenty-five years risk of incident cancer in a Mediterranean population

Valenti, V., Averna, M., Cefalu', A. B., Giammanco, A., Spina, R., Barbagallo, C. M., Sbordone, Burrascano, Termini, La Seta, Crupi, Cavera, G., Ganci, A. & Noto, D., 2016, In : NMCD. NUTRITION METABOLISM AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES. 26, p. 1020-1025 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

BETA-2-GLYCOPROTEIN I IS GROWTH REGULATED AND PLAYS A ROLE AS SURVIVAL FACTOR FOR HEPATOCYTES

Averna, M., Barbagallo, C. M., Cefalu', A. B., Ragusa, M. A., Magro, G., Paravizzini, G., Emmanuele, G., Callari, D., Bartoloni, G., Travali, S., Mazzarino, M. C., Notarbartolo, A., Noto, D. & Emmanuele, G., 2004, In : THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY & CELL BIOLOGY. 36, p. 1297-1305 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Beyond Statins: New Lipid Lowering Strategies to Reduce Cardiovascular Risk

Cefalu', A. B., Averna, M. & Noto, D., 2014, In : Current Atherosclerosis Reports. 16, p. 414-423 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)
8 Citations (Scopus)

CETP levels rather than polymorphisms as markers of coronary risk: Healthy athlete with high HDL-C and coronary disease-effectiveness of probucol.

Averna, M., Cefalu', A. B., Baldassarre, D., Calabresi, L., Franceschini, G. & Sirtori, C. R., 2006, In : Atherosclerosis. 186, p. 225-227 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

CETP levels rather than polymorphisms as markers of coronary risk: healthy athlete with high HDL-C and coronary disease--effectiveness of probucol.

Averna, M., Cefalu', A. B., Franceschini, G., Sirtori, C. R., Baldassarre, D. & Calabresi, L., 2006, In : ATHEROSCLEROSIS. 1, p. 225-227 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in plasma lipids and low-density lipoprotein peak particle size during and after acute myocardial infarction

Rizzo, M., Cefalu', A. B., Averna, M., Castello, A., Sarullo, F. & Barbagallo, C. M., 2002, In : THE AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY. 89, p. 460-462 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Characterisation of patients with familial chylomicronaemia syndrome (FCS) and multifactorial chylomicronaemia syndrome (MCS): Establishment of an FCS clinical diagnostic score

Cefalu', A. B., Averna, M., Banach, M., D'Erasmo, L., Reiner, Ž., Bruckert, E., Stefanutti, C., Gouni-Berthold, I., Johnson, C., Di Costanzo, A., Hughes, E., Dufour, R., Borén, J., Pintó, X., Hughes, E., Van Lennep, J. R., Van Lennep, J. R., Soran, H., Marçais, C., Stroes, E. & 6 others, Pintó, X., Cramb, R., Arca, M., Moulin, P., Walther, L. A. A-S. & Noto, D., 2018, In : Data in Brief. 21, p. 1334-1336 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of a mutant form of human apolipoprotein B (Thr26-Tyr27del) associated with familial hypobetalipoproteinemia

Averna, M., Cefalu', A. B., Magnolo, L., Calandra, S., Tarugi, P., Yao, Z. & Noto, D., 2016, In : BIOCHIMICA ET BIOPHYSICA ACTA-MOLECULAR AND CELL BIOLOGY OF LIPIDS. 1861, p. 371-379 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
2 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical and biochemical characteristics of individuals with low cholesterol syndromes: A comparison between familial hypobetalipoproteinemia and familial combined hypolipidemia

Averna, M., Cefalu', A. B., Spina, R., Minicocci, I., D'Erasmo, L., Polito, L., Di Costanzo, A., Di Leo, E., Cantisani, V., Tarugi, P., Arca, M. & Noto, D., 2017, In : Journal of Clinical Lipidology. 11, p. 1234-1242 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical characteristics and plasma lipids in subjects with familial combined hypolipidemia: a pooled analysis

Cefalu', A. B., Averna, M., Pigna, G., Ciociola, E., Arroyo, J. A., Minicocci, I., Calandra, S., Santini, S., Martí, G., Pannozzo, F., Stitziel, N., Kathiresan, S., Pisciotta, L., Ceci, F., Maranghi, M., Cantisani, V., Labbadia, G., Tarugi, P., Bertolini, S. & Arca, M., 2013, In : Journal of Lipid Research. 54, p. 3481-3490 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)

C-reactive protein but not soluble CD40 ligand and homocysteine is associated to common atherosclerotic risk factors in a cohort of coronary artery disease patients.

Averna, M., Bivona, G., Lo Sasso, B., Ciaccio, M., Cefalu', A. B., Vivona, N., Falletta, A., Vivona, N., Cefalù, A. B., Noto, D., Averna, M. R., Falletta, A. & Noto, D., 2009, In : Clinical Biochemistry. 42, p. 1713-1718 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Cystatin C levels are decreased in acute myocardial infarction: Effect of cystatin C G73A gene polymorphism on plasma levels

Cefalu', A. B., Averna, M., Rizzo, M., Barbagallo, C. M., Castello, A., Averna, M. R., Pernice, V. & Noto, D., 2005, In : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY. 101, p. 213-217 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)

CYSTATIN C LEVELS ARE DECREASED IN ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION. EFFECT OF CYSTATIN C G73A GENE POLYMORPHISM ON PLASMA LEVELS

Noto D; Cefalu' Ab; Barbagallo Cm; Pace A; Rizzo M; Marino G; Caldarella R; Castello A; Pernice V; Notarbartolo A; Averna M, 2005, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 101, p. 213-217 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)

Decreased plasma soluble RAGE in patients with hypercholesterolemia: Effects of statins

Averna, M., Cefalu', A. B., Ferrante, E., Pettinella, C., Santilli, F., Bucciarelli, L., Ciabattoni, G., Davì, G., Noto, D. & Davi', V., 2007, In : FREE RADICAL BIOLOGY & MEDICINE. 43(9), p. 1255-1262 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

98 Citations (Scopus)

Determinants of enhanced thromboxane biosynthesis in renal transplantation

Averna, M., Barbagallo, C. M., Cefalu', A. B., Cefalù, A. B., Ganci, A., Sparacino, V., Giammarresi, C., Caputo, F., Averna, M., Basili, S., Notarbartolo, A., Barbagallo, C. M. & Davì, G., 2001, In : Kidney International. 59, p. 1574-1579 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)
1 Citation (Scopus)
7 Citations (Scopus)

Down regulation of CD11b and CD18 expression in children with hypercholesterolemia: A preliminary report.

Averna, M., Cefalu', A. B., Ferrara, Pacifico, Iacobini, Chiesa, Martino, Martino, E. & Noto, D., 2009, In : NMCD. NUTRITION METABOLISM AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES. 19, p. 105-109 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Effectiveness of screening for known mutations in Sicilian patients with "probable" familial hypercholesterolemia

Barbagallo, C. M., Averna, M., Costa, S., Cefalu', A. B., Fiore, Emmanuele, G., Travali, S., Bertolini, S., Averna, M. R. & Gueli, M. C., 2001, In : NMCD. NUTRITION METABOLISM AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES. 11, p. 394-400 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

EFFECT OF THE 420C/G VARIANT OF THE RESISTIN GENE PROMOTER ON METABOLIC SYNDROME, OBESITY, MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION AND RENAL DYSFUNCTION

Averna, M., Cefalu', A. B., Garlaschelli, K., Ongari, Tibolla, Norata, G. D., Baragetti, Vettoretti, Buccianti, G., Catapano, A. L., Raselli, S., Grigore, L., Noto, D. & Norata, G., 2007, In : Journal of Internal Medicine. 262, p. 104-112 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of PCSK9 variants on common carotid artery intima media thickness and relation to ApoE alleles.

Cefalu', A. B., Averna, M., Garlaschelli, K., Tramontana, S., Norata, G. D., Artali, R., Meneghetti, F., Buccianti, G., Catapano, A. L., Raselli, S. & Grigore, L., 2010, In : ATHEROSCLEROSIS. 208, p. 177-182 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Citations (Scopus)
6 Citations (Scopus)

Efficacy and safety of a microsomal triglyceride transfer protein inhibitor in patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia: a single-arm, open-label, phase 3 study

Cefalu', A. B., Averna, M., Vigna, G. B., Hegele, R. A., Sirtori, C. R., Du Plessi, A. M. E., Shah, P. K., Stefanutti, C., Theron, H. D. T., Theron, H. D. T., Gaudet, D., Sasiela, W. J., Bloedon, L. T., Cuchel, M., Meagher, E. A., Blom, D. J., Marais, A. D., Rader, D. J., Propert, K. J. & Noto, D., 2013, In : The Lancet. 381, p. 40-46 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

442 Citations (Scopus)

Efficacy of Lomitapide in the Treatment of Familial Homozygous Hypercholesterolemia: Results of a Real-World Clinical Experience in Italy

Averna, M., Cefalu', A. B., Giammanco, A., Suppressa, P., Calabrò, P., Sbrana, F., Vigna, G. B., Sirtori, C., D’Erasmo, L., Pavanello, C., Medde, P., Bigazzi, F., Pintus, P., Sampietro, T., Sileo, F., Natale, F., Sabbà, C., Calabresi, L., Arca, M., Bucci, M. & 2 others, Bonomo, K. & Noto, D., 2017, In : Advances in Therapy. 34, p. 1200-1210 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Enhanced Lipid Peroxidation and Platelet Activation as Potential Contributors to Increased Cardiovascular Risk in the Low-HDL Phenotype

Cefalu', A. B., Averna, M., Lattanzio, S., Vazzana, N., Cefalù, A. B., Santoro, N., Ganci, A., Noto, D., Saggini, R., Puccetti, L., Averna, M., Davì, G. & Noto, D., 2013, In : JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION. CARDIOVASCULAR AND CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASE. 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)