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  1. MICHELUCCI E, PIERACCINI G, MONETI G, GABBIANI C, PRATESI A, MESSORI L. Mass spectrometry and metallomics: A general protocol to assess stability of metallodrug-protein adducts in bottom-up MS experiments. Talanta. vol. 167 pp.30-38
  2. PILLOZZI S, GABBIANI C, TRICOMI J, BARTOLI G, STEFANINI M, MICHELUCCI E, ARCANGELI A, MESSORI L, MARZO T PtI2(DACH), the iodido analogue of oxaliplatin as a candidate for colorectal cancer treatment: chemical and biological features. Dalton Trans., vol. 46, pp. 3311-3317.



  1. KHATIB M, PIERACCINI G, INNOCENTI M, MELANI F, MULINACCI N. An insight on the alkaloid content of Capparis spinosa L. root by HPLC-DAD-MS, MS/MS and H-1 qNMR. J Pharm Biomed Anal. vol. 123 pp. 53-62
  2. T. Marzo, G. Bartoli, C. Gabbiani, G. Pescitelli, M. Severi, S. Pillozzi, E. Michelucci, B. Fiorini, A. Arcangeli, A. G. Quiroga, L. Messori, “Cisplatin and its dibromido analogue: a comparison of chemical and biological profiles”, Biometals, vol. 29, pp. 535-542.
  3. L. Massai, D. Cirri, E. Michelucci, G. Bartoli, A. Guerri, M. A. Cinellu, F. Cocco, C. Gabbiani, L. Messori, “Organogold(III) compounds as experimental anticancer agents: chemical and biological profiles”, Biometals,  vol. 29, pp. 863-872.
  4. C. Mügge, D. Musumeci, E. Michelucci, F. Porru, T. Marzo, L. Massai, L. Messori, W. Weigand, D. Montesarchio, “Elucidating the reactivity of Pt (II) complexes with (O,S) bidentate ligands towards DNA model systems”, J. Inorg. Biochem., vol. 160, pp. 198-209. 
  5. VAGLIO S, MINICOZZI P, ROMOLI R, BOSCARO F, PIERACCINI G, MONETI G, MOGGI-CECCHI J. Sternal gland scent-marking signals sex, age, rank, and group identity in captive mandrills. Chem Senses vol. 41 pp. 177-186
  6. ZELANTE T, PIERACCINI G, SCARINGI L, AVERSA F, ROMANI L. Learning from other diseases: protection and pathology in chronic fungal infections. SEMINARS IN IMMUNOPATHOLOGY. vol. 38(2) pp. 239-248.



  1. COLZI I, TROYAN AN, PERITO B, CASALONE E, ROMOLI R, PIERACCINI G, ŠKALKO-BASNET N, ADESSI A, ROSSI F, GONNELLI C, RISTORI S. Antibiotic delivery by liposomes from prokaryotic microorganisms: Similia cum similis works better. European journal of pharmaceutics and biopharmaceutics. vol. 94: pp. 411-418
  2. DARABI F, MARZO T, MASSAI L, SCALETTI F, MICHELUCCI E, MESSORI L. Reactions of model proteins with aurothiomalate, a clinically established gold (I) drug: the comparison with auranofin J Inorg Biochem. vol. 149 pp. 102-107.
  3. GRATTERI P, MASSAI L, MICHELUCCI E, RIGO R, MESSORI L, CINELLU MA, MUSETTI C, SISSI C, BAZZICALUPI, C. Interactions of selected gold(III) complexes with DNA G quadruplexes. Dalton Trans. vol. 44 pp. 3633-3639.
  4. IOVINELLA I, CAPUTO B, MICHELUCCI E, DANI FR, DELLA TORRE A. Candidate biomarkers for mosquito age-grading identified by label-free quantitative analysis of protein expression in Aedes albopictus females. Journal of Proteomics. vol. 128 pp. 272-279.
  5. MARTÍN-SANTOS C, MICHELUCCI E, MARZO T, MESSORI L, SZUMLAS P, BEDNARSKI PJ, MAS-BALLESTÉ R, NAVARRO-RANNINGER C, CABRERA S, ALEMÁN J. Gold(III) complexes with hydroxyquinoline, aminoquinoline and quinoline ligands: Synthesis, cytotoxicity, DNA and protein binding studies. Journal of inorganic biochemistry vol. 153: pp. 339-345
  6. MARZO T, SAVIĆ A, MASSAI L, MICHELUCCI E, SABO TJ, GRGURIC-ŠIPKA S, MESSORI L. Reaction of cytotoxic metallodrugs with lysozyme in pure DMSO explored through UV-Vis absorption spectroscopy and ESI MS. Biometals vol. 28 pp. 425-430.
  7. MARZO T, SCALETTI F, MICHELUCCI E, GABBIANI C, PESCITELLI G, MESSORI L, MASSAI L. Interactions of the organogold(III) compound Aubipyc with the copper chaperone Atox1: a joint mass spectrometry and circular dichroism investigation. Biometals vol. 28(6): pp.1079-1085.
  8. NEHRING V, DANI FR, TURILLAZZI S, BOOMSMA JJ, D'ETTORRE P Integration strategies of a leaf-cutting ant social parasite. Animal Behaviour. vol. 108: pp. 55-65.
  9. PRADELLA D, MARTIN SJ, DANI FR. Using Errors by Guard Honeybees (Apis mellifera) to Gain New Insights into Nestmate Recognition Signals. Chem Senses. Epub ahead of print
  10. SANTI A, CASELLI A, RANALDI F, PAOLI P, MUGNAIONI C, MICHELUCCI E, CIRRI P. Cancer associated fibroblasts transfer lipids and proteins to cancer cells through cargo vesicles supporting tumor growth. Biochimica et biophysica acta vol. 1853(12): pp. 3211-3223
  11. VAGLIO S, MINICOZZI P, ROMOLI R, BOSCARO F, PIERACCINI G, MONETI G, MOGGI-CECCHI J. Sternal Gland Scent-Marking Signals Sex, Age, Rank, and Group Identity in Captive Mandrills. Chemical senses Epub ahead of print
  12. ZELANTE T, PIERACCINI G, SCARINGI L, AVERSA F, ROMANI L. Learning from other diseases: protection and pathology in chronic fungal infections. Semin Immunopathol vol. 38 pp. 239-248


  1. BENCIVENNI M, FACCINI A, ZECCHI R, BOSCARO F, MONETI G, DOSSENA A, SFORZA S. Electrospray MS and MALDI imaging show that non-specific lipid-transfer proteins (LTPs) in tomato are present as several isoforms and are concentrated in seeds. J Mass Spectrom. vol. 49(12) pp. 1264-1271.
  2. BIANCO C, SENATORE B, ARBUCCI S, PIERACCINI G, DEFEZ R. Modulation of endogenous indole-3-acetic acid biosynthesis in bacteroids within Medicago sativa nodules. Appl Environ Microbiol. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. CAPPA F, BRUSCHINI C, CIPOLLINI M, PIERACCINI G, CERVO R. Sensing the intruder: a quantitative threshold for recognition cues perception in honeybees. Naturwissenschaften. vol. 101(2) pp. 149-152.
  4. CHAKRABARTI VS, MIKOLAJCZYK M, BOSCARO F, CALDERONE V. Human Ind1 expression causes over-expression of E. coli beta-lactamase ampicillin resistance protein. Protein Expr Purif. vol. 104C pp. 26-33.
  5. FUSI C, MATERAZZI S, BENEMEI S, COPPI E, TREVISAN G, MARONE IM, MINOCCI D, DE LOGU F, TUCCINARDI T, DI TOMMASO MR, SUSINI T, MONETI G, PIERACCINI G, GEPPETTI P, NASSINI R. Steroidal and non-steroidal third-generation aromatase inhibitors induce pain-like symptoms via TRPA1. Nat Commun. vol.5:5736.
  6. MESSORI L, MARZO T, MICHELUCCI E, RUSSO KRAUSS I, NAVARRO-RANNINGER C, QUIROGA AG, MERLINO A.. Interactions between anticancer trans-platinum compounds and proteins: crystal structures and ESI-MS spectra of two protein adducts of trans-(dimethylamino)(ethylamino)dichloridoplatinum(II). Inorg Chem. vol. 53(15) pp.7806-7808
  7. MÜGGE C, LIU R, GÖRLS H, GABBIANI C, MICHELUCCI E, RÜDIGER N, CLEMENT JH, MESSORI L, WEIGAND W.  Novel platinum(II) compounds with O,S bidentate ligands: synthesis, characterization, antiproliferative properties and biomolecular interactions. Dalton Trans vol. 43(8) pp. 3072-3308.
  8. PELOSI P, IOVINELLA I, FELICIOLI A, DANI FR. Soluble proteins of chemical communication: an overview across arthropods. Front Physiol vol. 5:320
  9. PRATESI A, GABBIANI C, MICHELUCCI E, GINANNESCHI M, PAPINI AM, RUBBIANI R, OTT I, MESSORI L. Insights on the mechanism of thioredoxin reductase inhibition by Gold N-heterocyclic carbene compounds using the synthetic linear Selenocysteine containing C-terminal peptide hTrxR(488-499): An ESI-MS investigation. J Inorg Biochem vol. 136 pp. 161-169.
  10. TAROCCHI M, POLVANI S, PEIRED AJ, MARRONCINI G, CALAMANTE M, CENI E, RHODES D, MELLO T, PIERACCINI G, QUATTRONE A, LUCHINAT C, GALLI A. Telomerase activated thymidine analogue pro-drug is a new molecule targeting hepatocellular carcinoma. J Hepatol. vol. 61(5): pp. 1064-1072


  1. BARACCHI D, MAZZA G, MICHELUCCI E, PIERACCINI G, TURILLAZZI S, MONETI G. Top-down sequencing of Apis dorsata apamin by MALDI-TOF MS and evidence of its inactivity against microorganisms. Toxicon. vol. 71 pp. 105-112.
  2. FILÌ L, VULTAGGIO A, CARDILICCHIA E, MANUELLI C, CASINI A, NENCINI F, MAGGI L, PRATESI S, PETRONI G, BOSCARO F, GUARNA A, OCCHIATO EG, ROMAGNANI S, MAGGI E, PARRONCHI P. A novel allergen-adjuvant conjugate suitable for specific immunotherapy of respiratory allergy. J Allergy Clin Immunol. vol. 132(1) pp. 84-92.
  3. LANA D, CERBAI F, DI RUSSO J, BOSCARO F, GIANNETTI A, PETKOVA-KIROVA P, PUGLIESE AM, GIOVANNINI MG. Hippocampal long term memory: Effect of the cholinergic system on local protein synthesis. Neurobiol Learn Mem. vol. 106 pp. 246-257
  4. MONICI M, CIALDAI F, RANALDI F, PAOLI P, BOSCARO F, MONETI G, CASELLI A. Effect of IR laser on myoblasts: a proteomic study. Mol Biosyst. vol. 9(6) pp. 1147-61. 
  5. MASTROBUONI G, QIAO H, IOVINELLA I, SAGONA S, NICCOLINI A, BOSCARO F, CAPUTO B, OREJUELA MR, DELLA TORRE A, KEMPA S, FELICIOLI A, PELOSI P, MONETI G, DANI FR. A Proteomic Investigation of Soluble Olfactory Proteins in Anopheles gambiae. PLoS One vol. 8(11) pp. e75162
  6. PAPALEO MC, ROMOLI R, BARTOLUCCI G, MAIDA I, PERRIN E, FONDI M, ORLANDINI V, MENGONI A, EMILIANI G, TUTINO ML, PARRILLI E, DE PASCALE D, MICHAUD L, GIUDICE AL, FANI R. Bioactive volatile organic compounds from Antarctic (sponges) bacteria. N Biotechnol. vol. 30(1) pp. 272-293.
  7. PRATESI F, DIONI I, TOMMASI C, ALCARO MC, PAOLINI I, BARBETTI F, BOSCARO F, PANZA F, PUXEDDU I, ROVERO P, MIGLIORINI P. Antibodies from patients with rheumatoid arthritis target citrullinated histone 4 contained in neutrophils extracellular traps. Ann Rheum Dis. doi:10.1136/annrheumdis-2012-202765 
  8. SANTI A, CASELLI A, PAOLI P, CORTI D, CAMICI G, PIERACCINI G, TADDEI ML, SERNI S, CHIARUGI P, CIRRI P. The effects of CA IX catalysis products within tumor microenvironment. Cell Commun Signal. vol. 11(1):pp. 81
  9. ZECCHI R, TREVISANI M, PITTELLI M, PEDRETTI P, MANNI ME, PIERACCINI G, PIOSELLI B, AMADEI F, MONETI G, CATINELLA S. Impact of drug administration route on drug delivery and distribution into the lung: an imaging mass spectrometry approach. Eur J Mass Spectrom. vol. 19(6) pp. 475-482.
  10. ZHOU XH, BAN LP, IOVINELLA I, ZHAO LJ, GAO Q, FELICIOLI A, SAGONA S, PIERACCINI G, PELOSI P, ZHANG L, DANI FR. Diversity, abundance, and sex-specific expression of chemosensory proteins in the reproductive organs of the locust Locusta migratoria manilensis. Biol Chem. vol. 394(1) pp. 43-54.



  1. BARACCHI D, FADDA A, TURILLAZZI S. Evidence for antiseptic behaviour towards sick adult bees in honey bee colonies. Journal of Insect Physiology. vol. 58(12) pp. 1589-1596
  2. BARACCHI D, MAZZA G, TURILLAZZI S. From individual to collective immunity: The role of the venom as antimicrobial agent in the Stenogastrinae wasp societies. Journal of Insect Physiology. vol. 58(1) pp. 188-193.
  3. FORNAI L, ANGELINI A, KLINKERT I, GISKES F, KISS A, EIJKEL G, AMSTALDEN-VAN HOVE EA, KLERK LA, FEDRIGO M, PIERACCINI G, MONETI G, VALENTE M, THIENE G, HEEREN RM. Three-dimensional molecular reconstruction of rat heart with mass spectrometry imaging. Anal Bioanal Chem. vol. 404(10) pp. 2927-2938.
  4. GABBIANI C, MASSAI L, SCALETTI F, MICHELUCCI E, MAIORE L, CINELLU MA, MESSORI L. Protein metalation by metal-based drugs: reactions of cytotoxic gold compounds with cytochrome c and lysozyme. J Biol Inorg Chem. vol. 17(8) pp. 1293-302.
  5. GABBIANI C, SCALETTI F, MASSAI L, MICHELUCCI E, CINELLU MA, MESSORI L. Medicinal gold compounds form tight adducts with the copper chaperone Atox-1: biological and pharmacological implications. Chem Commun (Camb) vol. 48(95) pp. 11623-11625
  6. GALLO E, GIOCALIERE E, BENEMEI S, BILIA AR, KARIOTI A, PUGI A, di PIRRO M, MENNITI-IPPOLITO F, PIERACCINI G, GORI L, MUGELLI A, FIRENZUOLI F, VANNACCI A. Anything to declare? Possible risks for patients' health resulting from undeclared plants in herbal supplements. Br J Clin Pharmacol. vol. 73(3) pp. 482-483
  7. MESSORI L, CUBO L, GABBIANI C, ÁLVAREZ-VALDÉS A, MICHELUCCI E, PIERACCINI G, RÍOS-LUCI C, LEÓN LG, PADRÓN JM, NAVARRO-RANNINGER C, CASINI A, QUIROGA AG. Reactivity and biological properties of a series of cytotoxic PtI2(amine)2 complexes, either cis or trans configured. Inorg Chem. vol. 51(3) pp. 1717-1726.
  8. SEPPÄLÄ U, FRANCESE S, TURILLAZZI S, MONETI G, CLENCH M, BARBER D. In situ imaging of honeybee (Apis mellifera) venom components from aqueous and aluminum hydroxide-adsorbed venom immunotherapy preparations. J Allergy Clin Immunol. vol. 129(5) pp. 1314-1320.
  9. TAROCCHI M, POLVANI S, PEIRED AJ, MELLO T, CENI E, BUCCOLIERO F, DEIANA S, PARRINI C, PIERACCINI G, LUCHINAT C, BERTINI I, MILANI S, GALLI A. Therapeutic effects of a telomerase activated pro-drug, acycloguanosyl 5 '-thymidyltriphosphate, in hepatocellular carcinoma. HEPATOLOGY vol. 56(1) p. 617A.



  1. BANCI L, BERTINI I, CIOFI-BAFFONI S, BOSCARO F, CHATZI A, MIKOLAJCZYK M, TOKATLIDIS K, WINKELMANN J.  Anamorsin Is a [2Fe-2S] Cluster-Containing Substrate of the Mia40-Dependent Mitochondrial Protein Trapping Machinery. Chemistry & biology. vol. 18(6): pp. 794-804.
  2. BARACCHI D, FRANCESE S, TURILLAZZI S.  Beyond the antipredatory defence: honey bee venom function as a component of social immunity. Toxicon. vol 58(6-7): pp. 550-557.
  3. BARTOLUCCI G, GIOCALIERE E, BOSCARO F, VANNACCI A, GALLO E, PIERACCINI G, MONETI G.  Vitamin D3 quantification in a cod liver oil-based supplement. J Pharm Biomed Anal. vol. 55(1): pp. 64-70.
  4. BRUSCHINI C, CERVO R, CINI A, PIERACCINI G, PONTIERI L, SIGNOROTTI L, TURILLAZZI S. (2011) Cuticular hydrocarbons rather than peptides are responsible for nestmate recognition in Polistes dominulus. Chem Senses. [Epub ahead of print]
  5. CINI A, BRUSCHINI C, POGGI L, CERVO R.  Fight or fool? Physical strength, instead of sensory deception, matters in host nest invasion by a wasp social parasite. Animal Behavior. vol. 81(6): pp. 1139-­1145.
  6. CINI A, BRUSCHINI C, SIGNOROTTI L, PONTIERI L, TURILAZZI S, CERVO R.  The chemical basis of host nest detection and chemical integration in a cuckoo paper wasp. Journal of Experimental Biology vol. 214: pp. 3698-3703.
  7. DANI FR, MICHELUCCI E, FRANCESE S, MASTROBUONI G, CAPPELLOZZA S, LA MARCA G, NICCOLINI A, FELICIOLI A, MONETI G, PELOSI P. Odorant-binding proteins and chemosensory proteins in pheromone detection and release in the silkmoth bombyx mori. Chem Senses. vol. 36(4): pp. 335-344.
  8. DONNINI S, FINETTI F, FRANCESE S, BOSCARO F, DANI FR, MASET F, FRASSON R, PALMIERI M, PAZZAGLI M, DE FILIPPIS V, GARACI E, ZICHE M.  A novel protein from the serum of Python sebae, structurally homologous with type-γ phospholipase A(2) inhibitor, displays antitumour activity. Biochem J.  440(2) pp. 251-262.
  9. GABBIANI C, MASTROBUONI G, SORRENTINO F, DANI B, RIGOBELLO MP, BINDOLI A, CINELLU MA, PIERACCINI G, MESSORI L, CASINI A.  Thioredoxin reductase, an emerging target for anticancer metallodrugs. Enzyme inhibition by cytotoxic gold(III) compounds studied with combined mass spectrometry and biochemical assays. MedChemComm. vol 2: pp. 50-54.
  10. IOVINELLA I, DANI FR, NICCOLINI A, SAGONA S, MICHELUCCI E, GAZZANO A, TURILLAZZI S, FELICIOLI A, PELOSI P. Differential expression of odorant-binding proteins in the mandibular glands of the honey bee according to caste and age. J Proteome Res. vol. 10(8): pp. 3439-3449.
  11. la MARCA G, MALVAGIA S, FILIPPI L, INNOCENTI M, ROSATI A, FALCHI M, PELLACANI S, MONETI G, GUERRINI R.  Rapid assay of rufinamide in dried blood spots by a new liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometric method. J Pharm Biomed Anal. vol 54(1): pp. 192-197
  12. MAIORE L, CINELLU MA, MICHELUCCI E, MONETI G, NOBILI S, LANDINI I, MINI E, GUERRI A, GABBIANI C, MESSORI L.  Structural and solution chemistry, protein binding and antiproliferative profiles of gold(I)/(III) complexes bearing the saccharinato ligand. J. Inorg. Biochem. vol 105: pp. 348-355.
    PERITO B, RUMINE P, SCHILLACI D, TURILLAZZI S, CERVO R.  Antimicrobial activity of the red palm weevil Rhynchophorus ferrugineus.
    Bulletin of Insectology. vol. 64 (1): pp. 33-41.
  14. MOLIN L, SERAGLIA R, DANI FR, MONETI G, TRALDI P.  The double nature of 1,5-diaminonaphthalene as matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization matrix: some experimental evidence of the protonation and reduction mechanisms. Rapid Comm. Mass Spectrom vol. 25 (20): pp. 3091-3096.
  15. MÜGGE C, MICHEUCCI E, BOSCARO F, GABBIANI C, MESSORI L, WEIGAND W. Reactions of metallodrugs with proteins: selective binding of phosphane-based platinum(ii) dichlorides to horse heart cytochrome c probed by ESI MS coupled to enzymatic cleavage. Metallomics.  vol. 3(10): pp. 987-990.
  16. MÜGGE C, ROTHENBURGER C, BEYER A, GÖRLS H, GABBIANI C, CASINI A, MICHELUCCI E, LANDINI I, NOBILI S, MINI E, MESSORI L, WEIGAND W.  Structure, solution chemistry, antiproliferative actions and protein binding properties of non-conventional platinum(II) compounds with sulfur and phosphorus donors. Dalton Trans. vol. 40(9): pp. 2006-2016.
  17. PAPALEO MC, FONDI M, MAIDA I, PERRIN E, LO GIUDICE A, MICHAUD L, MANGANO S, BARTOLUCCI G, ROMOLI R, FANI R. Sponge-associated microbial Antarctic communities exhibiting antimicrobial activity against Burkholderia cepacia complex bacteria. Biotechnol Adv. [Epub ahead of print]
  18. QIAO H, HE X, SCHYMURA D, BAN L, FIELD L, DANI FR, MICHELUCCI E, CAPUTO B, DELLA TORRE A, IATROU K, ZHOU JJ, KRIEGER J, PELOSI P. (2011) Cooperative interactions between Odorant-Binding Proteins of Anopheles gambiae. Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences. vol. 68(10): pp. 1799-1813.
  19. ROMOLI R, PAPALEO MC, DE PASCALE D, TUTINO ML, MICHAUD L, LOGIUDICE A, FANI R, BARTOLUCCI G. Characterization of the volatile profile of Antarctic bacteria by using solid-phase microextraction-gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. J Mass Spectrom. vol. 46(10): pp. 1051-1059.
  20. SETCHELL JM, VAGLIO S, ABBOTT KM, MOGGI-CECCHI J, BOSCARO F, PIERACCINI G, KNAPP LA. Odour signals major histocompatibility complex genotype in an Old World monkey. Proc Biol Sci. vol. 278(1703): pp. 274-280.


  1. ARCANGELI A, TOMA L, CONTIERO L, CROCIANI O, LEGNANI L, LUNGHI C, NESTI E, MONETI G, RICHICHI B, NATIVI C. Stable GM3 lactone mimetic raises antibodies specific for the antigens expressed on melanoma cells. Bioconjug Chem. vol 21(8):pp. 1432-1438.
  2. BARACCHI D, CUSSEAU G, PRADELLA D, TURILLAZZI S. Defence reactions of Apis mellifera ligustica against attacks from the European hornet Vespa crabro Ethology Ecology & Evolution vol 22(3):pp. 281-294.
  3. BARACCHI D, DAPPORTO L, TESEO S, HASHIM R, TURILLAZZI S. Medium molecular weight polar substances of the cuticle as tools in the study of the taxonomy, systematics and chemical ecology of tropical hover wasps (Hymenoptera: Stenogastrinae). Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research vol 48: pp. 109-114.
  4. BARACCHI D, TURILLAZZI S.  Differences in venom and cuticular peptides in individuals of Apis mellifera (Hymenoptera: Apidae) determined by MALDI-TOF MS. J Insect Physiol. vol 56(4):pp. 366-75.
  5. CINELLU MA, MAIORE L, MANASSERO M, CASINI A, ARCA M, FIEBIG HH, KELTER G, MICHELUCCI E, PIERACCINI G, GABBIANI C, MESSORI L.  [Au-2(phen(2Me))(2)(mu-O)(2)](PF6)(2), a Novel Dinuclear Gold(III) Complex Showing Excellent Antiproliferative Properties. ACS Med Chem Lett. vol 1(7):pp. 336-339.
  6. DANI FR, IOVINELLA I, FELICIOLI A, NICCOLINI A, CALVELLO MA, CARUCCI MG, QIAO H, PIERACCINI G, TURILLAZZI S, MONETI G, PELOSI P. Mapping the expression of soluble olfactory proteins in the honeybee. J Proteome Res. vol 9(4): pp. 1822-1833.
  7. DAPPORTO L, BRUSCHINI C, CERVO R, DANI FR, JACKSON DE , TURILLAZZI S. Timing matters when assessing dominance and chemical signatures in the paper wasp Polistes dominulus. Behav Ecol Sociobiol. 64(8): pp. 1363-1365.
  8. DAPPORTO L, BRUSCHINI C, CERVO R, PETROCELLI I, TURILLAZZI S.  Hydrocarbon rank signatures correlate with differential oophagy and dominance behaviour in Polistes dominulus foundresses. J Exp Biol. vol 213(Pt 3): pp. 453-458.
  9. DE FILIPPO C, CAVALIERI D, DI PAOLA M, RAMAZZOTTI M, POULLET JB, MASSART S, COLLINI S, PIERACCINI G, LIONETTI P.  Impact of diet in shaping gut microbiota revealed by a comparative study in children from Europe and rural Africa. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. vol 107(33): pp. 14691-14696
  10. GALLI A, CENI E, MELLO T, POLVANI S, TAROCCHI M, BUCCOLIERO F, LISI F, CIONI L, OTTANELLI B, FORESTA V, MASTROBUONI G, MONETI G, PIERACCINI G, SURRENTI C, MILANI S.  Thiazolidinediones inhibit hepatocarcinogenesis in hepatitis B virus-transgenic mice by peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma-independent regulation of nucleophosmin. Hepatology. vol 52(2): pp. 493-505.
  11. LAPI F, GALLO E, GIOCALIERE E, VIETRI M, BARONTI R, PIERACCINI G, TAFI A, MENNITI-IPPOLITO F, MUGELLI A, FIRENZUOLI F,  VANNACCI A.  Acute liver damage due to Serenoa repens: a case report. Br J Clin Pharmacol vol 69(5): pp. 558-560.
  12. MESSORI L, CASINI A, GABBIANI C, MICHELUCCI E, CUBO L, RÌOS-LUCI C, PADRÒN JM, NAVARRO-RANNINGER C, QUIROGA AG  Cytotoxic Profile and Peculiar Reactivity with Biomolecules of a Novel "Rule-Breaker" Iodidoplatinum(II) Complex. ACS Med Chem Lett. vol 1(8):pp. 381-385.
  13. ORTOLANI I., ZECHINI L., TURILLAZZI S., CERVO R.  Recognition of a paper wasp social parasite by its host: evidence for a visual signal reducing host aggressiveness. Animal Behaviour vol 80: pp. 683-688.
  14. PITTELLI M, FORMENTINI L, FARACO G, LAPUCCI A, RAPIZZI E, CIALDAI F, ROMANO G, MONETI G, MORONI F, CHIARUGI A.  Inhibition of nicotinamide phosphoribosyl transferase: cellular bioenergetics reveals a mitochondrial insensitive NAD pool. J Biol Chem vol 285(44):pp. 34106-34114.
  15. PUGLIESE C, SIRTORI F, CALAMAI L , FRANCI O  The evolution of volatile compounds profile of "Toscano" dry-cured ham during ripening as revealed by SPME-GC-MS approach. Journal of Mass Spectrometry. vol 49: pp. 1056-1064.
  16. SCOLLATO A, TERRENI A, CALDINI A, SALVADORI B, GALLINA P, FRANCESE S, MASTROBUONI G, PIERACCINI G, MONETI G, BINI L, MESSERI G, DI LORENZO N.  CSF proteomic analysis in patients with normal pressure hydrocephalus selected for the shunt: CSF biomarkers of response to surgical treatment. Neurol Sci.  vol 31(3): pp. 283-291.
  17. SETCHELL JM, VAGLIO S, MOGGI-CECCHI J, BOSCARO F, CALAMAI L, KNAPP LA. Chemical composition of scent-gland secretions in an Old World monkey (Mandrillus sphinx): influence of sex, male status, and individual identity. Chem Senses vol 35(3): pp. 205-220.
  18. VALENSIN D, ANZINI P, GAGGELLI E, GAGGELLI N, TAMASI G, CINI R, GABBIANI C, MICHELUCCI E, MESSORI L, KOZLOWSKI H, VALENSIN G. fac-{Ru(CO)(3)}(2+) selectively targets the histidine residues of the beta-amyloid peptide 1-28. Implications for new Alzheimer's disease treatments based on ruthenium complexes. Inorg Chem. vol 49(11): pp. 4720-4722.


  1. CASINI A., GABBIANI C., MICHELUCCI E., PIERACCINI G., MONETI G., DYSON P.J., MESSORI L. (2009) Exploring metallodrug-protein interactions by mass spectrometry: comparisons between platinum coordination complexes and an organometallic ruthenium compound. J Biol Inorg Chem. vol 14(5): pp. 761-70
  2. CAVATORTA V., SFORZA S., MASTROBUONI G., PIERACCINI G., FRANCESE S., MONETI G., DOSSENA A., PASTORELLO E.A., MARCHELLI R. (2009) Unambiguous characterization and tissue localization of Pru P 3 peach allergen by electrospray mass spectrometry and MALDI imaging. J Mass Spectrom. vol 44(6): pp. 891-7.
  3. COTONESCHI C, DANI FR, CERVO R, SCALA C, STRASSMANN JE, QUELLER DC, TURILLAZZI S. (2009) Polistes dominulus (Hymenoptera, Vespidae) larvae show different cuticular patterns according to their sex: workers seem not use this chemical information. Chem Senses. vol 34(3): pp. 195-202.
  4. GROSSI C., FRANCESE S., CASINI A., ROSI M.C., LUCCARINI I., FIORENTINI A., GABBIANI C., MESSORI L., MONETI G., CASAMENTI F. (2009) Clioquinol Decreases Amyloid-beta Burden and Reduces Working Memory Impairment in a Transgenic Mouse Model of Alzheimer's Disease. J Alzheimers Dis. vol 17(2): pp. 423-440.
  5. FRANCESE S., DANI F.R., TRALDI P., MASTROBUONI G., PIERACCINI G., MONETI G. (2009) MALDI mass spectrometry imaging, from its origins up to today: the state of the art. Comb Chem High Throughput Screen. vol 12(2): pp. 156-74
  6. FRANCESE S., LAMBARDI D., MASTROBUONI G., la MARCA G., MONETI G., TURILLAZZI S. (2009) Detection of Honeybee Venom in Envenomed Tissues by Direct MALDI MSI. J. Am. Soc. Mass Spectr vol 20(1): pp. 112-23.
  7. LARROSA M., LUCERI C., VIVOLI E., PAGLIUCA C., LODOVICI M., MONETI G., DOLARA P. (2009) Polyphenol metabolites from colonic microbiota exert anti-inflammatory activity on different inflammation models. Mol. Nutr. Food Res. vol 53(8): pp. 1044-54.
  8. la MARCA G., MALVAGIA S., FILIPPI L., LUCERI F., MONETI G., GUERRINI R. (2009) A new rapid micromethod for the assay of phenobarbital from dried blood spots by LC-tandem mass spectrometry. Epilepsia. vol 50(12): pp. 2658-62
  9. la MARCA G, MALVAGIA S, FUNGHINI S, PASQUINI E, MONETI G, GUERRINI R, ZAMMARCHI E. (2009) The successful inclusion of succinylacetone as a marker of tyrosinemia type I in Tuscany newborn screening program. Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom. vol 23(23): pp. 3891-3893.
  10. MASSOLO A, DANI FR, BELLA N. (2009). Sexual and individual cues in the peri-anal gland secretum in crested porcupines Hystrix cristata. Mammalian Biology. vol 74(6): pp. 490-498.
  11. NUTI F, LUCIANI P, MARINARI E, ERDEI E, BAK M, DELEDDA C, ROSATI F, MAZZINGHI B, DANZA G, STOOP H, LOOIJENGA LH, PERI A, SERIO M, KRAUSZ C. (2009) Seladin-1 and testicular germ cell tumours: new insights into cisplatin responsiveness. J Pathol. vol. 219(4): pp. 491-500


  1. BONACCORSI L, LUCIANI P, NESI G, MANNUCCI E, DELEDDA C, DICHIARA F, PAGLIERANI M, ROSATI F, MASIERI L, SERNI S, CARINI M, PROIETTI-PANNUNZI L, MONTI S, FORTI G,DANZA G, SERIO M, PERI A. (2008) Androgen receptor regulation of the seladin-1/DHCR24 gene: altered expression in prostate cancer. Lab Invest. vol. 88(10): pp. 1049-1056
  2. BRUSCHINI C., CERVO R., TURILLAZZI S. (2008). Nesting Habit and Alarm Pheromones in Polistes gallicus (Hymenoptera, Vespidae). Journal of Insect Behavior; vol 21(3): pp. 123-129
  3. BRUSCHINI C., CERVO R., PROTTI I., TURILLAZZI S. (2008). Caste differences in venom volatiles and their effect on alarm behaviour in the paper wasp Polistes dominulus (Christ). Journal of Experimental Biology; vol 211(15): pp. 2442-2449
  4. CECCHI C., ROSATI F., PENSALFINI A., FORMIGLI L., NOSI D., LIGURI G., DICHIARA F., MORELLO M., DANZA G., PIERACCINI G., PERI A., SERIO M., STEFANI M. (2008) Seladin-1/DHCR24 protects neuroblastoma cells against Abeta toxicity by increasing membrane cholesterol content . Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine; vol 12(5B): pp. 1990-2002
  5. DANI FR, FRANCESE S, MASTROBUONI G, FELICIOLI A, CAPUTO B, SIMARD F, PIERACCINI G, MONETI G, COLUZZI M, DELLA TORRE A, TURILLAZZI S. (2008) Exploring proteins in Anopheles gambiae male and female antennae through MALDI mass spectrometry profiling. PLoS ONE vol 3(7): pp. e2822
  6. DAPPORTO L., LAMBARDI D., TURILLAZZI S. (2008). Not only cuticular lipids: First evidence of differences between foundresses and their daughters in polar substances in the paper wasp Polistes dominulus. Journal of Insect Physiology; vol. 54: pp. 89-95.
  7. GABBIANI C., CASINI A., MASTROBUONI G., KIRSHENBAUM N., MOSHEL O., PIERACCINI G., MONETI G., MESSORI L., GIBSON D. (2008) Peculiar mechanistic and structural features of the carboplatin-cytochrome c system revealed by ESI-MS analysis. Journal of Biological Inorganic Chemistry; vol 13(5): pp. 755-764
  8. PIERACCINI G, FURLANETTO S, ORLANDINI S, BARTOLUCCI G, GIANNINI I, PINZAUTI S, MONETI G. (2008) Identification and determination of mainstream and sidestream smoke components in different brands and types of cigarettes by means of solid-phase microextraction-gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Journal of Chromatography.A; vol 1180(1-2):pp. 138-150.
  9. la MARCA G, MALVAGIA S, FILIPPI L, FIORINI P, INNOCENTI M, LUCERI F, PIERACCINI G, MONETI G, FRANCESE S, DANI FR, GUERRINI R. (2008) Rapid assay of topiramate in dried blood spots by a new liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometric method. Journal of pharmaceutical and biomedical analysis 2008 Sep 26. [Epub ahead of print]
  10. LANDUCCI E, SCARTABELLI T, MONETI G, BOSCIA F, COZZI A, MORONI F, MANNAIONI G, PELLEGRINI-GIAMPIETRO DE. (2008) Interplay between group I mGlu receptors and the endocannabinoid system in the CA1 hippocampal area: Studies in models of cerebral ischemia. Neuropharmacology; vol 55(4): pp. 605-606
  11. LUCIANI P, DELEDDA C, ROSATI F, BENVENUTI S, CELLAI I, DICHIARA F, MORELLO M, VANNELLI GB, DANZA G, SERIO M, PERI A. (2008) Seladin-1 is a fundamental mediator of the neuroprotective effects of estrogen in human neuroblast long-term cell cultures. Endocrinology. vol. 149(9): pp. 4256-4266.
  12. PACENTI M, DUGHERI S, VILLANELLI F, BARTOLUCCI L, CALAMAI L., BOCCALON P, ARCANGELI G, VECCHIONE F, ALESSI P, KIKIC I, CUPELLI V. (2008) Determination of organic acids in urine by solid phase microextraction and gas chromatography-ion trap tandem mass spectrometry previous "in sample" derivatisation with trimethyloxonium tetrafluoroborate. Biomedical Chromatography; vol. 22(10):pp. 1155-1163.
  13. PARENTI A, SPUGNOLI P, MASELLA P, CALAMAI L. (2008) The effect of malaxation temperature on virgin olive oil phenolic profile under laboratory scale conditions. European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology; vol. 110(8): pp.735-741
  14. SORVARI J., THEODORA P., TURILLAZZI S., HAKKARAINEN H., SUNDSTROM L. (2008). Food resources, chemical signaling, and nest mate recognition in the ant Formica aquilonia. Behavioral Ecology; vol 19(2): pp. 441-447
  1. CAPUTO B, DANI FR, HORNE GL, N'FALE S, DIABATE A, TURILLAZZI S., COLUZZI M, COSTANTINI C, PRIESTMAN AA, PETRARCA V, della TORRE A. (2007) Comparative analysis of epicuticular lipid profiles of sympatric and allopatric field populations of Anopheles gambiae s.s. molecular forms and An. Arabiensis from Burkina Faso (West Africa). Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; vol. 37(4): pp. 389-398
  2. CASINI A., GABBIANI C., MASTROBUONI G., PELLICANI R.Z., INTINI F.P., ARNESANO F., NATILE G., MONETI G., FRANCESE S., MESSORI L. (2007) Insights into the Molecular Mechanisms of Protein Platination from a Case Study: The Reaction of Anticancer Platinum(II) Iminoethers with Horse Heart Cytochrome c. Biochemistry; vol 46(43):pp. 12220-12230.
  3. CASINI A., MASTROBUONI G., ANG WH., GABBIANI C., PIERACCINI G., MONETI G., DYSON PJ., MESSORI L. (2007) ESI-MS Characterisation of Protein Adducts of Anticancer Ruthenium(II)-Arene PTA (RAPTA) Complexes. ChemMedChem. vol 2(5):pp. 631-635.
  4. CASINI A., MASTROBUONI G., TEMPERINI C., GABBIANI C., FRANCESE S., MONETI G., SUPURAN C.T., SCOZZAFAVA A., MESSORI L.(2007) ESI mass spectrometry and X-ray diffraction studies of adducts between anticancer platinum drugs and hen egg white lysozyme. Chem Commun; vol. 14(2): pp. 156-158
  5. CASINI A., MASTROBUONI G., TERENGHI M., GABBIANI C., MONZANI E., MONETI G., CASELLA L., MESSORI L. (2007) Ruthenium anticancer drugs and proteins: a study of the interactions of the ruthenium(III) complex imidazolium trans-[tetrachloro(dimethyl sulfoxide)(imidazole)ruthenate(III)] with hen egg white lysozyme and horse heart cytochrome c. Journal of biological inorganic chemistry; vol 12(8): pp. 1107-1117.
  6. COTONESCHI C., DANI F.R., CERVO R., SLEDGE M.F., TURILLAZZI S. (2007). Polistes dominulus (Hymenoptera: Vespidae) larvae possess their own chemical signatures. Journal of Insect Physiology; vol 53: pp. 954-963.
  7. DAPPORTO L., CINI A., PALAGI E., MORELLI M., SIMONTI A., TURILLAZZI S. (2007). Behaviour and chemical signature of pre-hibernating females of Polistes dominulus infected by the strepsipteran Xenos vesparum. Parasitology; vol. 134: pp. 545-552.
  8. DAPPORTO L, DANI F.R, TURILLAZZI S. (2007) Social dominance molds cuticular and egg chemical blends in a paper wasp. Current Biology; vol. 17
  9. DAPPORTO L., SANTINI A., TURILLAZZI S. (2007). Workers of a Polistes Paper Wasp Detect the Presence of Their Queen by Chemical Cues. Chemical Senses; vol. 32: pp. 795-802.
  10. LAMBARDI D., DANI F.R., TURILLAZZI S., BOOMSMA J.J. (2007). Chemical mimicry in an incipient leaf-cutting ant social parasite. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology; vol. 61: pp. 843-851.
  11. LUCERI C., PIERACCINI G., FIASCHI M., MESSERI G., MONETI G. (2007) Metodo di riferimento per la misura dell'acido valproico in campioni di siero in gas-cromatografia spettrometria di massa in diluizione isotopica. Giornale Italiano di Chimica Clinica; vol 20(6):pp. 317-323.
  12. MONETI G., FRANCESE S., MASTROBUONI G., PIERACCINI G., SERAGLIA R., VALITUTTI G., TRALDI P. (2007) Do collisions inside the collision cell play a relevant role in CID-LIFT experiments? Journal of Mass Spectrometry, vol 42: pp. 117-126
  13. NATIVI C., CACCIARINI M., FRANCESCONI O., MONETI G., ROELENS S. (2007) A beta-Mannoside-Selective Pyrrolic Tripodal Receptor. Organic Letters, vol 9(23): pp. 4685-4688
  14. NATIVI C., CACCIARINI M., FRANCESCONI O., VACCA A., MONETI G., IENCO A., ROELENS S. (2007) Pyrrolic tripodal receptors effectively recognizing monosaccharides. Affinity assessment through a generalized binding descriptor. Journal of the American Chemical Society; vol 129(14):pp. 4377-4385
  15. PARENTI A, SPUGNOLI P, MASELLA P, CALAMAI L. (2007) Influence of the extraction process on dissolvedoxygen in olive oil. European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology, vol. 109: pp. 1180-1185
  16. TOMA L., DI COLA E., IENCO A., LEGNANI L., LUNGHI C., MONETI G., RICHICHI B., RISTORI S., DELL'ATTI D., NATIVI C. (2007) Synthesis, Conformational Studies, Binding Assessment and Liposome Insertion of a Thioether-Bridged Mimetic of the Antigen GM3 Ganglioside Lactone. ChemBioChem; vol 8(14): pp. 1646-1649
  17. TURILLAZZI S., BRUSCHINI C., LAMBARDI D., FRANCESE S., SPADOLINI I., MASTROBUONI G. (2007) Comparison of the medium molecular weight venom fractions from five species of common social wasps by MALDI-TOF spectra profiling. Journal of Mass Spectrometry; vol 42(2): pp. 199-205


  1. BENVENUTI S, SACCARDI R, LUCIANI P, URBANI S, DELEDDA C, CELLAI I, FRANCINI F,SQUECCO R, ROSATI F, DANZA G, GELMINI S, GREEVE I, ROSSI M, MAGGI R, SERIO M, PERI A. (2006) Neuronal differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells: changes in the expression of the Alzheimer's disease-related gene seladin-1. Exp Cell Res. vol. 312(13): pp. 2592-2604
  2. BRUSCHINI C., DANI F. R., PIERACCINI G., GUARNA F., TURILLAZZI S. (2006) Volatiles from the venom of five species of paper wasps (Polistes dominulus, P. gallicus, P. nimphus, P. sulcifer and P. olivaceus). Toxicon vol. 47(7): pp. 812-825
  3. CASINI A., GABBIANI C., MASTROBUONI G., MESSORI L., MONETI G., PIERACCINI G. (2006) Specific metallodrug/protein adducts revealed by ESI Mass Spectrometry, ChemMedChem, vol. 1(4), pp 413-417
  4. DANI F. R. (2006) Cuticular lipids as semiochemicals in paper wasps and other social insects. Ann. Zool. Fennici. Vol. 43, pp 500-514
  5. D'INNOCENZO B., SALZANO A.M., D'AMBROSIO C., GAZZANO A., NICCOLINI A., SORCE C., DANI F.R., SCALONI A., PELOSI P. (2006). Secretory Proteins as Potential Semiochemical Carriers in the Horse. Biochemistry vol. 45, pp.13418-13428
  6. FRANCESCONI O., IENCO A., MONETI G., NATIVI C., ROELENS S. (2006) A self-assembled pyrrolic cage receptor specifically recognizes beta-glucopyranosides. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. vol. 45(40) pp 6693-6
  7. NALDI M., ANDRISANO V., FIORI J., CALONGHI N., PAROLIN C., PIERACCINI G., MASOTTI L. (2006). Histone proteins determined in a human colon cancer by high-performance liquid chromatography and mass spectrometry. Journal of Chromatograpy A Vol. 1129 (1): pp. 73-81
  8. PACENTI M., DUGHERI S., PIERACCINI G., BOCCALON P., ARCANGELI G., CUPELLI V. (2006). Evaluation of the occupational exposure to glutaraldehyde in some endoscopic services in an Italian hospital. Indoor and Built Environment Vol. 15 (1): pp. 63-68
  9. PROSINECKI V., BOTELHO H.M., FRANCESE S., MASTROBUONI G., MONETI G., URICH T., KLETZIN A., GOMES C.M. (2006) A proteomic approach towards the selection of proteins with enhanced intrinsic conformational stability, J Proteome Res.; vol. 5(10) pp 2720-2726
  10. SPUGNOLI P, CALAMAI L, PARENTI A, MASELLA P. (2006) Carbon dioxide emission from olive oil pastes during the transformation process: technological spin offs. European Food Research and Technology, vol. 222: pp. 521-526.
  11. TURILLAZZI S., DAPPORTO L., PANSOLLI C., BOULAY R., DANI F.R., MONETI G., PIERACCINI G. (2006) Habitually used hibernation sites of paper wasps are marked with venom and cuticular peptides. Current Biology vol. 16(14), pp. R530-531
  12. TURILLAZZI S., MASTROBUONI G., DANI F. R., MONETI G., PIERACCINI G., LA MARCA G., BARTOLUCCI G., PERITO B., LAMBARDI D., CAVALLINI V., DAPPORTO L. (2006) Dominulin A and B: Two New Antibacterial Peptides Identified on the Cuticle and in the Venom of the Social Paper Wasp Polistes dominulus using MALDI-TOF, MALDI-TOF/ TOF, and ESI-Ion Trap. Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry vol. 17, pp. 376-383
  13. TURILLAZZI S., BRUSCHINI C, LAMBARDI D, FRANCESE S, SPADOLINI I, MASTROBUONI G (2006) Comparison of the medium molecular weight venom fractions from five species of common social wasps by MALDI-TOF spectra profiling. Journal of Mass Spectrometry vol. 42(2), pp. 199-205


  1. CALVELLO M., BRANDAZZA A., NAVARRINI A., DANI F.R., TURILLAZZI S., FELICIOLI A., PELOSI P. (2005). Expression of Odorant-binding Proteins and Chemosensory Proteins in some Hymenoptera. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. vol. 35, pp. 297-307.
  2. CAPUTO B., FR. DANI, G.L. HORNE, V.PETRARCA, TURILLAZZI S., M.COLUZZI, A.A. PRIESTMAN, A. DELLA TORRE. (2005). Identification and composition of Cuticular Hydrocarbons of the major Afrotropical malaria vector Anopheles gambiae s.s. (Diptera: Culicidae) and analysis of sexual dimorphism and age-related changes. Journal of MAass Spectrometry. vol. 40, pp. 1595-1604 .
  3. DANI F.R., G.R. JONES, S. CORSI, R. BEARD, D. PRADELLA, TURILLAZZI S. (2005). Nestmate Recognition Cues in the Honey Bee: Differential Importance of Cuticular Alkanes and Alkenes. Chemical Senses. vol. 30, pp. 1-13
  4. STOCKLEY P.G., ASHCROFT A.E., FRANCESE S., THOMPSON G.S., RANSOM N.E. SMITH A., HOMANS S.W., STONEHOUSE N.J. (2005). Dissecting the fine details of assembly of a T=3 phage capsid. Journal of Theoretical Medicine, vol. 6(2), pp. 119-125


  1. DANI F.R., CORSI S. PRADELLA D., JONES G.R., TURILLAZZI S. (2004). GC-MS analysis of the epicuticle lipids of Apis mellifera reared in central Italy. Ins. Soc. Life. vol. 5, pp. 103-109
  2. DANI FR, FOSTER KR, ZACCHI F, SEPPA P, MASSOLO A, CARELLI A, AREVALO E, QUELLER DC, STRASSMANN J, TURILLAZZI S. (2004). Can cuticular lipids provide sufficient information for within colony nepotism in wasps?. Proceedings Royal Society Series B, London. vol. 271, pp. 745-753
  3. DAPPORTO L., PANSOLLI C., TURILLAZZI S. (2004). Hibernation clustering and its consequences on associative nest foundation in Polistes dominulus (Hymenoptera Vespidae). Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. vol. 56, pp. 315-321
  4. DAPPORTO L., THEODORA P., SPACCHINI C., PIERACCINI G., TURILLAZZI S. (2004). Rank and epicuticular hydrocarbons in different populations of the paper wasp Polistes dominulus (Christ) (Hymenoptera, Vespidae). Insectes Sociaux vol. 51 (3), pp. 279-286
  5. FORTUNATO A., DANI F.R., SLEDGE M. F., FONDELLI L., TURILLAZZI S. (2004). Alarm communication in Ropalidia social wasps. Insectes Soc. vol. 51, pp. 299-305
  6. MIGNANI R., PANICHI V., GIUDICISSI A., TACCOLA D., BOSCARO F., FELETTI C., MONETI G., CAGNOLI L. (2004) Enzyme Replacement with agalsidase beta in kidney transplant patients with Fabry disease: A pilot study. Kidney International, vol. 65, pp. 1381-1385
  7. PALATINI L.B., SBRENNA G., MICCIARELLI SBRENNA A., BOSCARO F., DANI F.R. and TURILLAZZI S. (2004). Mandibular glands of Bombus terrestris (L.) (Hymenoptera, Apidae). Ins. Soc. Life. vol. 5, pp. 125-129
  8. TURILLAZZI S., SLEDGE M.F., DAPPORTO L., LANDI M., FANELLI D., FONDELLI L., ZANETTI P. e DANI F.R. (2004). Cuticular lipids characterise fertility in primitively social wasps. Physiol. Entomol. vol. 29, pp. 464-471


  1. Caldini A, Moneti G, Fanelli A, Bruschettini A, Mercurio S, Pieraccini G, Cini E, Ognibene A, Luceri F, Messeri G. Epoetin alpha, epoetin beta and darbepoetin alfa: Two-dimensional gel electrophoresis isoforms characterization and mass spectrometry analysis. Proteomics 2003; 3(6):937-941
  2. Crabbe P, Meyer UJ, Zhi ZL, Pieraccini G, O'Keeffe M, Van Peteghem C. Screening of clostebol and its metabolites in bovine urine with ELISA and comparison with GC-MS results in an interlaboratory study. J Anal Toxicol 2003; 27(4):213-220.
  3. Cremer S, Sledge MF, Heinze J. Male ants disguised by the queen's bouquet. Nature 2003; 419:897.
  4. Mulinacci N, Vignolini P, la Marca G, Pieraccini G, Innocenti M, Vincieri FF. Food supplements of Tribulus terrestris L.: an HPLC-ESI-MS method for an estimation of the saponin content. Chromatographia 2003; 57(9-10):581-592.
  5. O'Keeffe M, Crabbe P, Salden M, Wichers J, Van Peteghem C, Kohen F, Pieraccini G, Moneti G. Preliminary evaluation of a lateral flow immunoassay device for screening urine samples for the presence of sulphamethazine. J Immunol Methods 2003; 278(1-2):117-126.


  1. Boscaro F, Pieraccini G, la Marca G, Bartolucci G, Luceri C, Luceri F, Moneti G. Rapid quantitation of globotriaosylceramide in human plasma and urine: a potential application for monitoring enzyme replacement therapy in Anderson-Fabry disease. Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 2002; 16(16):1507-14.
  2. Crabbe P, Pieraccini G, Bartolucci G, Moneti G, Van Peteghem C. Influence of Helix pomatia enzyme preparations on the oxidative conversion of some clostebol acetate metabolites in urine. J Anal Toxicol 2002; 26(2):73-80.
  3. Pieraccini G, Bartolucci G, Pacenti M, Dugheri S, Boccalon P, Focardi L. Gas chromatographic determination of glutaraldehyde in the workplace atmosphere after derivatization with 0-(2,3,4,5,6-pentafluorobenzyl)hydroxylamine on a solid-phase microextraction fibre. J Chromatogr A 2002; 955(1):117-124.


  1. Fortunato A, Maile R, Turillazzi S, Morgan ED, Moneti G, Jones GR, Pieraccini G. Defensive role of secretion of ectal mandibular glands of the wasp Polistes dominulus. J Chem Ecol 2001; 27(3):569-579.
  2. Moneti G, Pieraccini G, Bartolucci G, Guida G, Seraglia R, Traldi P. Direct coupling of a nano-high-performance liquid chromatography column to an ion trap designed for a gas chromatography/mass spectrometry system. Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 2001; 15(17):1609-1617.
  3. Palmiotto G, Pieraccini G, Moneti G, Dolara P. Determination of the levels of aromatic amines in indoor and outdoor air in Italy. Chemosphere 2001; 43(3):355-361.
  4. Santini G, Bruschini C, Pazzagli L, Pieraccini G, Moneti G, Chelazzi G. Metabolic responses of the limpet Patella caerulea (L.) to anoxia and dehydration. Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 2001; 130(1):1-8.
  5. Sledge M, Boscaro FS, Turillazzi S. Cuticular hydrocarbons and reproductive status in the social wasp Polistes dominulus. Behav Ecol Sociobiol 2001; 49(5):401-409.
  6. Zanetti P, Dani FR, Destri S, Fanelli D, Massolo A, Moneti G, Pieraccini G, Turillazzi S. Nestmate recognition in Parischnogaster striatula (Hymenoptera, Stenogastrinae), visual and olfactory recognition cues. J Insect Physiol 2001; 47(9):1013-20.


  1. Bartolucci G, Pieraccini G, Villanelli F, Moneti G, Triolo A. Liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometric quantitation of sulfamethazine and its metabolites: direct analysis of swine urine by triple quadrupole and by ion trap mass spectrometry. Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 2000; 14(11):967-973.
  2. Mori A, Visicchio R, Sledge MF,.Grasso DA, Le Moli F, Turillazzi S, Spencer S, Jones GR. Behavioural assys testing the appeasement allomone of Polyergus rufescens queens during host-colony usurpation. Ethol Ecol Evol 2000; 12(3):315-322.
  3. Serpieri N, Moneti G, Pieraccini G, Donati R, Mariottini E, Dolara P. Chemical and microbiological characterization of drinking water after filtration with a domestic-size charcoal column and ultraviolet sterilization. Urban Water 2000; 2(1): 13-20.
  4. Sledge MF, Fortunato A, Turillazzi S, Francescato E, Hashim R, Moneti G, Jones GR. Use of Dufour's gland secretion in nest defence and brood nutrition by hover wasps (Hymenoptera, Stenogastrinae). J Insect Physiol 2000; 46(5):753-761.
  5. Sledge MF, Moneti G, Pieraccini G, Turillazzi S. Use of solid-phase microextraction in the investigation of chemical communication in social wasps. J Chromatogr A 2000; 873(1):73-77.
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