Luisa Dalla Valle

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Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Forty keratin-associated beta-proteins (beta-keratins) form the hard layers of scales, claws, and adhesive pads in the green anole lizard, Anolis carolinensis
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Dipartimento di Biologia, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 314:11-32. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Cloning of two mRNA variants of brain aromatase cytochrome P450 in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss Walbaum)
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Comparative Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via Uu Bassi 58 B, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 82:19-32. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Rat cytochrome P450c17 gene transcription is initiated at different start sites in extraglandular and glandular tissues
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Comparative Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via U Bassi 58 B, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 82:377-84. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Expression of cytochrome P450scc mRNA and protein in the rat kidney from birth to adulthood
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Comparative Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via U Bassi 58 B, 35131 Padova, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 88:79-89. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Expression of cytochrome P450c17 and other steroid-converting enzymes in the rat kidney throughout the life-span
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Comparative Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via U Bassi 58 B, 35131, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 91:49-58. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Genomic organization of the CYP19b genes in the rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss Walbaum)
    L Dalla Valle
    Comparative Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via U Bassi 58 B, 35131 Padova, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 94:49-55. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Transcriptional control of human steroid sulfatase
    Alessia Nardi
    Department of Biology, University of Padova, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 115:68-74. 2009
  8. pmc Isolation of a new class of cysteine-glycine-proline-rich beta-proteins (beta-keratins) and their expression in snake epidermis
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Dipartimento di Biologia, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Anat 216:356-67. 2010
  9. pmc Ambra1 knockdown in zebrafish leads to incomplete development due to severe defects in organogenesis
    Francesca Benato
    Department of Biology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Autophagy 9:476-95. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Bioinformatic and molecular characterization of beta-defensins-like peptides isolated from the green lizard Anolis carolinensis
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Department of Biology, Via U Bassi 58 B, University of Padova, 25131 Padova, Italy
    Dev Comp Immunol 36:222-9. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Forty keratin-associated beta-proteins (beta-keratins) form the hard layers of scales, claws, and adhesive pads in the green anole lizard, Anolis carolinensis
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Dipartimento di Biologia, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 314:11-32. 2010
    ..Phylogenetic analysis shows that A. carolinensis KAbetaPs are more similar to those of other lepidosaurians (snake, lizard, and gecko lizard) than to those of archosaurians (chick and crocodile) and turtles...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cloning of two mRNA variants of brain aromatase cytochrome P450 in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss Walbaum)
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Comparative Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via Uu Bassi 58 B, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 82:19-32. 2002
    ..The two trout CYP19 genes are not equivalent in tissue-specific expression, indicating the possibility of distinct promoters and regulatory mechanisms...
  3. ncbi request reprint Rat cytochrome P450c17 gene transcription is initiated at different start sites in extraglandular and glandular tissues
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Comparative Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via U Bassi 58 B, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 82:377-84. 2002
    ..These results show that the transcriptional regulation of the CYP17 gene in the rat is complex and differs between tissues in the use of TSSs...
  4. ncbi request reprint Expression of cytochrome P450scc mRNA and protein in the rat kidney from birth to adulthood
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Comparative Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via U Bassi 58 B, 35131 Padova, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 88:79-89. 2004
    ..These studies suggest that the rat kidney has the capability for local steroid hormone production, although the physiological significance of the pregnenolone eventually produced remains to be established...
  5. ncbi request reprint Expression of cytochrome P450c17 and other steroid-converting enzymes in the rat kidney throughout the life-span
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Comparative Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via U Bassi 58 B, 35131, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 91:49-58. 2004
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  6. ncbi request reprint Genomic organization of the CYP19b genes in the rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss Walbaum)
    L Dalla Valle
    Comparative Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via U Bassi 58 B, 35131 Padova, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 94:49-55. 2005
    ..Moreover, since it is transcriptionally active, it may retain a functional role for the overall brain aromatase activity in the rainbow trout...
  7. doi request reprint Transcriptional control of human steroid sulfatase
    Alessia Nardi
    Department of Biology, University of Padova, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 115:68-74. 2009
    ..We also report the results of a multiplex ligation-dependent probe amplification (RT-MLPA) analysis for the simultaneous detection, in qualitative and/or semi-quantitative terms, of the transcription patterns of STS in different tissues...
  8. pmc Isolation of a new class of cysteine-glycine-proline-rich beta-proteins (beta-keratins) and their expression in snake epidermis
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Dipartimento di Biologia, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Anat 216:356-67. 2010
    ..The specific proportion of these two subfamilies of proteins in different scales can determine various degrees of hardness in scales...
  9. pmc Ambra1 knockdown in zebrafish leads to incomplete development due to severe defects in organogenesis
    Francesca Benato
    Department of Biology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Autophagy 9:476-95. 2013
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  10. doi request reprint Bioinformatic and molecular characterization of beta-defensins-like peptides isolated from the green lizard Anolis carolinensis
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Department of Biology, Via U Bassi 58 B, University of Padova, 25131 Padova, Italy
    Dev Comp Immunol 36:222-9. 2012
    ..Phylogenetic analysis indicates that some lizard beta-defensins-like peptides are related to crotamine and crotamin-like peptides of snakes and lizards suggesting that beta-defensins and venomous peptides have a common ancestor gene...
  11. doi request reprint Transcriptional control of human organic anion transporting polypeptide 2B1 gene
    Elena Pomari
    Comparative Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via U Bassi 58 B, 35131 Padova, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 115:146-52. 2009
    ..Sequence analysis of the 5'-flanking region of each first exon revealed a lack of TATA box, thus accounting for the use of multiple transcriptional start sites in nearly all first exons...
  12. ncbi request reprint Isolation of a mRNA encoding a glycine-proline-rich beta-keratin expressed in the regenerating epidermis of lizard
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Department of Biology, University of Padova, Italy
    Dev Dyn 234:934-47. 2005
    ..The synthesis of beta-keratin from its mRNA occurs among ribosomes or is associated with the surface of beta-keratin filaments...
  13. ncbi request reprint Characterisation of three variants of estrogen receptor beta mRNA in the common sole, Solea solea L. (Teleostei)
    Elisa Caviola
    Comparative Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via U Bassi 58 B, 35131 Padova, Italy
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 153:31-9. 2007
    ..This analysis revealed that ERbeta displays a widespread or ubiquitous pattern of transcription, with the highest levels being found in the gonads and liver...
  14. doi request reprint Characterization of Ambra1 in asexual cycle of a non-vertebrate chordate, the colonial tunicate Botryllus schlosseri, and phylogenetic analysis of the protein group in Bilateria
    Fabio Gasparini
    Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via Ugo Bassi 35131 Padova, Italy Electronic address
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 95:46-57. 2016
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  15. ncbi request reprint The expression of the human steroid sulfatase-encoding gene is driven by alternative first exons
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Comparative Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via U Bassi 58 B, 35131 Padova, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 107:22-9. 2007
    ..In conclusion, the regulation of STS transcription appears to be more complex than previously thought, suggesting that this enzyme plays a substantial role in intercellular integration...
  16. doi request reprint Deleterious mutations of a claw keratin in multiple taxa of reptiles
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Dipartimento di Biologia, University of Padova, 35121 Padova, Italy
    J Mol Evol 72:265-73. 2011
    ..The species distribution of HA1 is compatible with the hypothesis of a primary function of HA1 in claws but also shows that the formation of reptilian claws does not strictly depend on this keratin...
  17. doi request reprint The knockdown of the maternal estrogen receptor 2a (esr2a) mRNA affects embryo transcript contents and larval development in zebrafish
    Andrea Celeghin
    Comparative Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via U Bassi 58 B, 35131 Padova, Italy
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 172:120-9. 2011
    ..These findings suggest the involvement of maternal esr2a mRNA, presumably transactivated by maternal 17β-estradiol stored in the oocyte from enveloping granulosa cells, in the epigenetic programming of zebrafish development...
  18. pmc Zebrafish ambra1a and ambra1b knockdown impairs skeletal muscle development
    Tatjana Skobo
    Department of Biology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    PLoS ONE 9:e99210. 2014
    ..The morphants phenotypes were effectively rescued by co-injection with human AMBRA1 mRNA. Together, these results indicate that ambra1a and ambra1b are required for the correct development and morphogenesis of skeletal muscle. ..
  19. doi request reprint A living biosensor model to dynamically trace glucocorticoid transcriptional activity during development and adult life in zebrafish
    Francesca Benato
    Department of Biology, University of Padua, Via U Bassi 58 B, 35131 Padua, Italy
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 392:60-72. 2014
    ..Moreover, reporter expression is sensitively and dynamically modulated by the photoperiod, thus proving that these fish are an in vivo valuable platform to explore GC responsiveness to both endogenous and exogenous stimuli. ..
  20. doi request reprint Intracrine sex steroid synthesis and signaling in human epidermal keratinocytes and dermal fibroblasts
    Elena Pomari
    Centre for Skin Sciences, School of Life Sciences University of Bradford, Bradford, United Kingdom Comparative Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of Padova, Padua, Italy and
    FASEB J 29:508-24. 2015
    ..Cultured fibroblasts and keratinocytes provide a biologically relevant model system to investigate the complex pathways of sex steroid intracrinology in human skin...
  21. ncbi request reprint Morphological convergence characterizes the evolution of Xanthophyceae (Heterokontophyta): evidence from nuclear SSU rDNA and plastidial rbcL genes
    Enrico Negrisolo
    Department of Biology and Centro Ricerche Interdipartimentale Biotecnologie Innovative CRIBI, University of Padova, Via U Bassi 58 B, 35131 Padova, Italy
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 33:156-70. 2004
    ..Finally, our phylogenetic analyses exclude an origin of the Xanthophyceae from a Vaucheria-like ancestor and favor a single early origin of the coccoid cell form...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cloning and characterization of scale beta-keratins in the differentiating epidermis of geckoes show they are glycine-proline-serine-rich proteins with a central motif homologous to avian beta-keratins
    Luisa Dalla Valle
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Universita di Padova, Padova, Italy
    Dev Dyn 236:374-88. 2007
    ..PCR analysis showed that the genes are presumably located in tandem along the DNA and are transcribed from the same DNA strand like in avian beta-keratins...