Alessandra Angelucci, MD, PhD

Research Interests

  • Mechanisms and anatomical substrates for contextual integration in visual cortex
  • Spatial factors in visual cortical function
  • Role of long-range intra-areal and inter-areal corticocortical connections in visual processing
  • Functional anatomy of long-range lateral interactions in the macaque primary visual cortex
  • Functional role and topographic organization of feedback systems between visual cortical areas
  • Cross-modal neuroplasticity in ferrets
  • Pre- and postnatal development of the anatomical connections between the thalamus and the cerebral cortex
  • Effect of unilateral 6-Hydroxydopamine lesion of the substantia nigra pars compacta on local rates of cerebral metabolic activity
  • Spatial organization of callosal and association neurons in the frontal and parietal cerebral cortex of monkeys

Languages

  • English
  • Italian

Academic Information

  • Departments: Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor

Academic Office Information

  • 801-585-7489
  • John A. Moran Eye Center
    Ophthalmology
    65 N Mario Capecchi
    Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship University College
Royal Society Research Fellow
Fellow
Postdoctoral Fellowship University College London
Visual Neuroscience
Postdoctoral Fellow
Doctoral Training Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences
Neuroscience
Ph.D.
Internship Policlinico Umberto I Hospital, University of Rome
Internal Medicine & Neurology
Intern
Professional Medical University of Rome
Medicine
M.D.
Internship Marino Hospital
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Intern
Internship Policlinico Umberto I Hospital, University of Rome
Surgery
Intern

Global Impact

Education History

Type School Degree Country
Fellowship University College
Royal Society Research Fellow
Fellow United Kingdom
Postdoctoral Fellowship University College London
Visual Neuroscience
Postdoctoral Fellow United Kingdom
Internship Policlinico Umberto I Hospital, University of Rome
Internal Medicine & Neurology
Intern Italy
Professional Medical University of Rome
Medicine
M.D. Italy
Internship Marino Hospital
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Intern Italy
Internship Policlinico Umberto I Hospital, University of Rome
Surgery
Intern Italy

Selected Publications

Journal Article

  1. Rotondi S, Modarelli A, Oliva MA, Rostomyan L, Sanita P, Ventura L, Daly AF, Esposito V, Angelucci A, Arcella A, Giangaspero F, Beckers A, Jaffrain-Rea ML (2016 May 5).

    Expression of Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor alpha (PPARalpha) in somatotropinomas: Relationship with Aryl hydrocarbon receptor Interacting Protein (AIP) and in vitro effects of fenofibrate in GH3 cells.

    . Mol Cell Endocrinol, 426, 61-72.
  2. Francini CM, Fallacara AL, Artusi R, Mennuni L, Calgani A, Angelucci A, Schenone S, Botta M (2015 Dec). Identification of Aminoimidazole and Aminothiazole Derivatives as Src Family Kinase Inhibitors. ChemMedChem, 10(12), 2027-41.
  3. Tintori C, La Sala G, Vignaroli G, Botta L, Fallacara AL, Falchi F, Radi M, Zamperini C, Dreassi E, Dello Iacono L, Orioli D, Biamonti G, Garbelli M, Lossani A, Gasparrini F, Tuccinardi T, Laurenzana I, Angelucci A, Maga G, Schenone S, Brullo C, Musumeci F, Desogus A, Crespan E, Botta M (2015 Jun 11). Studies on the ATP Binding Site of Fyn Kinase for the Identification of New Inhibitors and Their Evaluation as Potential Agents against Tauopathies and Tumors. J Med Chem, 58(11), 4590-609.
  4. Casini N, Forte IM, Mastrogiovanni G, Pentimalli F, Angelucci A, Festuccia C, Tomei V, Ceccherini E, Di Marzo D, Schenone S, Botta M, Giordano A, Indovina P (2015 May 20). SRC family kinase (SFK) inhibition reduces rhabdomyosarcoma cell growth in vitro and in vivo and triggers p38 MAP kinase-mediated differentiation. Oncotarget, 6(14), 12421-35.
  5. Seyedhosseini M, Shushruth S, Davis T, Ichida JM, House PA, Greger B, Angelucci A, Tasdizen T (2015 Mar 1). Informative features of local field potential signals in primary visual cortex during natural image stimulation. J Neurophysiol, 113(5), 1520-32.
  6. Tintori C, Fallacara AL, Radi M, Zamperini C, Dreassi E, Crespan E, Maga G, Schenone S, Musumeci F, Brullo C, Richters A, Gasparrini F, Angelucci A, Festuccia C, Delle Monache S, Rauh D, Botta M (2015 Jan 8). Combining X-ray crystallography and molecular modeling toward the optimization of pyrazolo[3,4-d]pyrimidines as potent c-Src inhibitors active in vivo against neuroblastoma. J Med Chem, 58(1), 347-61.
  7. Jeffs J, Federer F, Angelucci A (2015 Jan). Corticocortical connection patterns reveal two distinct visual cortical areas bordering dorsal V2 in marmoset monkey. Vis Neurosci, 32, E012.
  8. Angelucci A, Rosa MG (2015 Jan). Resolving the organization of the third tier visual cortex in primates: a hypothesis-based approach. Vis Neurosci, 32, E010.
  9. Nurminen L, Angelucci A (2014 Nov). Multiple components of surround modulation in primary visual cortex: multiple neural circuits with multiple functions? Vision Res, 104, 47-56.
  10. Delle Monache S, Sanita P, Calgani A, Schenone S, Botta L, Angelucci A (2014 Oct 15). Src inhibition potentiates antitumoral effect of paclitaxel by blocking tumor-induced angiogenesis. Exp Cell Res, 328(1), 20-31.
  11. Scarpari M, Bello C, Pietricola C, Zaccaria M, Bertocchi L, Angelucci A, Ricciardi MR, Scala V, Parroni A, Fabbri AA, Reverberi M, Zjalic S, Fanelli C (2014). Aflatoxin control in maize by Trametes versicolor. Toxins (Basel), 6(12), 3426-37.
  12. Sanita P, Capulli M, Teti A, Galatioto GP, Vicentini C, Chiarugi P, Bologna M, Angelucci A (2014). Tumor-stroma metabolic relationship based on lactate shuttle can sustain prostate cancer progression. BMC Cancer, 14, 154.
  13. Rucci N, Capulli M, Ventura L, Angelucci A, Peruzzi B, Tillgren V, Muraca M, Heinegard D, Teti A (2013 Sep). Proline/arginine-rich end leucine-rich repeat protein N-terminus is a novel osteoclast antagonist that counteracts bone loss. J Bone Miner Res, 28(9), 1912-24.
  14. Radi M, Tintori C, Musumeci F, Brullo C, Zamperini C, Dreassi E, Fallacara AL, Vignaroli G, Crespan E, Zanoli S, Laurenzana I, Filippi I, Maga G, Schenone S, Angelucci A, Botta M (2013 Jul 11). Design, synthesis, and biological evaluation of pyrazolo[3,4-d]pyrimidines active in vivo on the Bcr-Abl T315I mutant. J Med Chem, 56(13), 5382-94.
  15. Vignaroli G, Zamperini C, Dreassi E, Radi M, Angelucci A, Sanita P, Crespan E, Kissova M, Maga G, Schenone S, Musumeci F, Botta M (2013 Jul 11). Pyrazolo[3,4-d]pyrimidine Prodrugs: Strategic Optimization of the Aqueous Solubility of Dual Src/Abl Inhibitors. ACS Med Chem Lett, 4(7), 622-6.
  16. Federer F, Williams D, Ichida JM, Merlin S, Angelucci A (2013 Jul 10). Two projection streams from macaque V1 to the pale cytochrome oxidase stripes of V2. J Neurosci, 33(28), 11530-9.
  17. Jeffs J, Federer F, Ichida JM, Angelucci A (2013 May). High-resolution mapping of anatomical connections in marmoset extrastriate cortex reveals a complete representation of the visual field bordering dorsal V2. Cereb Cortex, 23(5), 1126-47.
  18. Mori M, Tintori C, Christopher RS, Radi M, Schenone S, Musumeci F, Brullo C, Sanita P, Delle Monache S, Angelucci A, Kissova M, Crespan E, Maga G, Botta M (2013 Mar). A combination strategy to inhibit Pim-1: synergism between noncompetitive and ATP-competitive inhibitors. ChemMedChem, 8(3), 484-96.
  19. Rosa MG, Angelucci A, Jeffs J, Pettigrew JD (2013 Jan 7). The case for a dorsomedial area in the primate 'third-tier' visual cortex. Proc Biol Sci, 280(1750), 20121372; discussion 20121994.
  20. Shushruth S, Nurminen L, Bijanzadeh M, Ichida JM, Vanni S, Angelucci A (2013 Jan 2). Different orientation tuning of near- and far-surround suppression in macaque primary visual cortex mirrors their tuning in human perception. J Neurosci, 33(1), 106-19.
  21. Delle Monache S, Sanita P, Trapasso E, Ursino MR, Dugo P, Russo M, Ferlazzo N, Calapai G, Angelucci A, Navarra M (2013). Mechanisms underlying the anti-tumoral effects of Citrus Bergamia juice. PLoS ONE, 8(4), e61484.
  22. Delle Monache S, Angelucci A, Sanita P, Iorio R, Bennato F, Mancini F, Gualtieri G, Colonna RC (2013). Inhibition of angiogenesis mediated by extremely low-frequency magnetic fields (ELF-MFs). PLoS ONE, 8(11), e79309.
  23. Capulli M, Angelucci A, Driouch K, Garcia T, Clement-Lacroix P, Martella F, Ventura L, Bologna M, Flamini S, Moreschini O, Lidereau R, Ricevuto E, Muraca M, Teti A, Rucci N (2012 Nov). Increased expression of a set of genes enriched in oxygen binding function discloses a predisposition of breast cancer bone metastases to generate metastasis spread in multiple organs. J Bone Miner Res, 27(11), 2387-98.
  24. Shushruth S, Mangapathy P, Ichida JM, Bressloff PC, Schwabe L, Angelucci A (2012 Jan 4). Strong recurrent networks compute the orientation tuning of surround modulation in the primate primary visual cortex. J Neurosci, 32(1), 308-21.
  25. Radi M, Brullo C, Crespan E, Tintori C, Musumeci F, Biava M, Schenone S, Dreassi E, Zamperini C, Maga G, Pagano D, Angelucci A, Bologna M, Botta M (2011 Oct 1). Identification of potent c-Src inhibitors strongly affecting the proliferation of human neuroblastoma cells. Bioorg Med Chem Lett, 21(19), 5928-33.
  26. Taddei ML, Parri M, Angelucci A, Bianchini F, Marconi C, Giannoni E, Raugei G, Bologna M, Calorini L, Chiarugi P (2011 Feb). EphA2 induces metastatic growth regulating amoeboid motility and clonogenic potential in prostate carcinoma cells. Mol Cancer Res, 9(2), 149-60.
  27. Silingardi D, Angelucci A, De Pasquale R, Borsotti M, Squitieri G, Brambilla R, Putignano E, Pizzorusso T, Berardi N (2011). ERK pathway activation bidirectionally affects visual recognition memory and synaptic plasticity in the perirhinal cortex. Front Behav Neurosci, 5, 84.
  28. Angelucci A, Pace G, Sanita P, Vicentini C, Bologna M (2011). Tissue print of prostate biopsy: a novel tool in the diagnostic procedure of prostate cancer. Diagn Pathol, 6, 34.
  29. Angelucci A, Mari M, Millimaggi D, Giusti I, Carta G, Bologna M, Dolo V (2010 Dec). Suberoylanilide hydroxamic acid partly reverses resistance to paclitaxel in human ovarian cancer cell lines. Gynecol Oncol, 119(3), 557-63.
  30. Salerno M, Cenni E, Fotia C, Avnet S, Granchi D, Castelli F, Micieli D, Pignatello R, Capulli M, Rucci N, Angelucci A, Del Fattore A, Teti A, Zini N, Giunti A, Baldini N (2010 Nov). Bone-targeted doxorubicin-loaded nanoparticles as a tool for the treatment of skeletal metastases. Curr Cancer Drug Targets, 10(7), 649-59.
  31. Schwabe L, Ichida JM, Shushruth S, Mangapathy P, Angelucci A (2010 Sep). Contrast-dependence of surround suppression in Macaque V1: experimental testing of a recurrent network model. Neuroimage, 52(3), 777-92.
  32. Rossi A, Schenone S, Angelucci A, Cozzi M, Caracciolo V, Pentimalli F, Puca A, Pucci B, La Montagna R, Bologna M, Botta M, Giordano A (2010 Aug). New pyrazolo-[3,4-d]-pyrimidine derivative Src kinase inhibitors lead to cell cycle arrest and tumor growth reduction of human medulloblastoma cells. FASEB J, 24(8), 2881-92.
  33. Rucci N, Millimaggi D, Mari M, Del Fattore A, Bologna M, Teti A, Angelucci A, Dolo V (2010 Aug 1). Receptor activator of NF-kappaB ligand enhances breast cancer-induced osteolytic lesions through upregulation of extracellular matrix metalloproteinase inducer/CD147. Cancer Res, 70(15), 6150-60.
  34. Lonetti G, Angelucci A, Morando L, Boggio EM, Giustetto M, Pizzorusso T (2010 Apr 1). Early environmental enrichment moderates the behavioral and synaptic phenotype of MeCP2 null mice. Biol Psychiatry, 67(7), 657-65.
  35. Navarra M, Celano M, Maiuolo J, Schenone S, Botta M, Angelucci A, Bramanti P, Russo D (2010). Antiproliferative and pro-apoptotic effects afforded by novel Src-kinase inhibitors in human neuroblastoma cells. BMC Cancer, 10, 602.
  36. Federer F, Ichida JM, Jeffs J, Schiessl I, McLoughlin N, Angelucci A (2009 Dec 9). Four projection streams from primate V1 to the cytochrome oxidase stripes of V2. J Neurosci, 29(49), 15455-71.
  37. Shushruth S, Ichida JM, Levitt JB, Angelucci A (2009 Oct). Comparison of spatial summation properties of neurons in macaque V1 and V2. J Neurophysiol, 102(4), 2069-83.
  38. Jeffs J, Ichida JM, Federer F, Angelucci A (2009 Apr). Anatomical evidence for classical and extra-classical receptive field completion across the discontinuous horizontal meridian representation of primate area V2. Cereb Cortex, 19(4), 963-81.
  39. Taddei ML, Parri M, Angelucci A, Onnis B, Bianchini F, Giannoni E, Raugei G, Calorini L, Rucci N, Teti A, Bologna M, Chiarugi P (2009 Apr). Kinase-dependent and -independent roles of EphA2 in the regulation of prostate cancer invasion and metastasis. Am J Pathol, 174(4), 1492-503.
  40. Olla S, Manetti F, Crespan E, Maga G, Angelucci A, Schenone S, Bologna M, Botta M (2009 Mar 1). Indolyl-pyrrolone as a new scaffold for Pim1 inhibitors. Bioorg Med Chem Lett, 19(5), 1512-6.
  41. Cunha C, Angelucci A, DAntoni A, Dobrossy MD, Dunnett SB, Berardi N, Brambilla R (2009 Mar). Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) overexpression in the forebrain results in learning and memory impairments. Neurobiol Dis, 33(3), 358-68.
  42. Festuccia C, Gravina GL, Muzi P, Pomante R, Angelucci A, Vicentini C, Bologna M (2008 Jul). Effects of dutasteride on prostate carcinoma primary cultures: a comparative study with finasteride and MK386. J Urol, 180(1), 367-72.
  43. Spreafico A, Schenone S, Serchi T, Orlandini M, Angelucci A, Magrini D, Bernardini G, Collodel G, Di Stefano A, Tintori C, Bologna M, Manetti F, Botta M, Santucci A (2008 May). Antiproliferative and proapoptotic activities of new pyrazolo[3,4-d]pyrimidine derivative Src kinase inhibitors in human osteosarcoma cells. FASEB J, 22(5), 1560-71.
  44. Angelucci A, Muzi P, Cristiano L, Millimaggi D, Cimini A, Dolo V, Miano R, Vicentini C, Ceru MP, Bologna M (2008 May 1). Neuroendocrine transdifferentiation induced by VPA is mediated by PPARgamma activation and confers resistance to antiblastic therapy in prostate carcinoma. Prostate, 68(6), 588-98.
  45. Angelucci A, Garofalo S, Speca S, Bovadilla A, Gravina GL, Muzi P, Vicentini C, Bologna M (2008 Mar). Arachidonic acid modulates the crosstalk between prostate carcinoma and bone stromal cells. Endocr Relat Cancer, 15(1), 91-100.
  46. Manetti F, Santucci A, Locatelli GA, Maga G, Spreafico A, Serchi T, Orlandini M, Bernardini G, Caradonna NP, Spallarossa A, Brullo C, Schenone S, Bruno O, Ranise A, Bondavalli F, Hoffmann O, Bologna M, Angelucci A, Botta M (2007 Nov 15). Identification of a novel pyrazolo[3,4-d]pyrimidine able to inhibit cell proliferation of a human osteogenic sarcoma in vitro and in a xenograft model in mice. J Med Chem, 50(23), 5579-88.
  47. Gravina GL, Festuccia C, Galatioto GP, Muzi P, Angelucci A, Ronchi P, Costa AM, Bologna M, Vicentini C (2007 Oct). Surgical and biologic outcomes after neoadjuvant bicalutamide treatment in prostate cancer. Urology, 70(4), 728-33.
  48. Ichida JM, Schwabe L, Bressloff PC, Angelucci A (2007 Oct). Response facilitation from the "suppressive" receptive field surround of macaque V1 neurons. J Neurophysiol, 98(4), 2168-81.
  49. Angelucci A, Schenone S, Gravina GL, Muzi P, Festuccia C, Vicentini C, Botta M, Bologna M (2006 Nov). Pyrazolo[3,4-d]pyrimidines c-Src inhibitors reduce epidermal growth factor-induced migration in prostate cancer cells. Eur J Cancer, 42(16), 2838-45.
  50. Angelucci A, Valentini A, Millimaggi D, Gravina GL, Miano R, Dolo V, Vicentini C, Bologna M, Federici G, Bernardini S (2006 Nov). Valproic acid induces apoptosis in prostate carcinoma cell lines by activation of multiple death pathways. Anticancer Drugs, 17(10), 1141-50.
  51. Rossi C, Angelucci A, Costantin L, Braschi C, Mazzantini M, Babbini F, Fabbri ME, Tessarollo L, Maffei L, Berardi N, Caleo M (2006 Oct). Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) is required for the enhancement of hippocampal neurogenesis following environmental enrichment. Eur J Neurosci, 24(7), 1850-6.
  52. Angelucci A, Sainsbury K (2006 Sep 20). Contribution of feedforward thalamic afferents and corticogeniculate feedback to the spatial summation area of macaque V1 and LGN. J Comp Neurol, 498(3), 330-51.
  53. Schwabe L, Obermayer K, Angelucci A, Bressloff PC (2006 Sep 6). The role of feedback in shaping the extra-classical receptive field of cortical neurons: a recurrent network model. J Neurosci, 26(36), 9117-29.
  54. Rucci N, Recchia I, Angelucci A, Alamanou M, Del Fattore A, Fortunati D, Susa M, Fabbro D, Bologna M, Teti A (2006 Jul). Inhibition of protein kinase c-Src reduces the incidence of breast cancer metastases and increases survival in mice: implications for therapy. J Pharmacol Exp Ther, 318(1), 161-72.
  55. Millimaggi D, Festuccia C, Angelucci A, DAscenzo S, Rucci N, Flati S, Bologna M, Teti A, Pavan A, Dolo V (2006 Apr). Osteoblast-conditioned media stimulate membrane vesicle shedding in prostate cancer cells. Int J Oncol, 28(4), 909-14.
  56. Angelucci A, Gravina GL, Rucci N, Millimaggi D, Festuccia C, Muzi P, Teti A, Vicentini C, Bologna M (2006 Mar). Suppression of EGF-R signaling reduces the incidence of prostate cancer metastasis in nude mice. Endocr Relat Cancer, 13(1), 197-210.
  57. Festuccia C, Muzi P, Millimaggi D, Biordi L, Gravina GL, Speca S, Angelucci A, Dolo V, Vicentini C, Bologna M (2005 Dec). Molecular aspects of gefitinib antiproliferative and pro-apoptotic effects in PTEN-positive and PTEN-negative prostate cancer cell lines. Endocr Relat Cancer, 12(4), 983-98.
  58. Gravina GL, Costa AM, Ronchi P, Galatioto GP, Angelucci A, Castellani D, Narcisi F, Vicentini C (2005 Jul). Tamsulosin treatment increases clinical success rate of single extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy of renal stones. Urology, 66(1), 24-8.
  59. Festuccia C, Gravina GL, Angelucci A, Millimaggi D, Muzi P, Vicentini C, Bologna M (2005 Jul 1). Additive antitumor effects of the epidermal growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitor, gefitinib (Iressa), and the nonsteroidal antiandrogen, bicalutamide (Casodex), in prostate cancer cells in vitro. Int J Cancer, 115(4), 630-40.
  60. Festuccia C, Angelucci A, Gravina GL, Biordi L, Millimaggi D, Muzi P, Vicentini C, Bologna M (2005 May). Epidermal growth factor modulates prostate cancer cell invasiveness regulating urokinase-type plasminogen activator activity. EGF-receptor inhibition may prevent tumor cell dissemination. Thromb Haemost, 93(5), 964-75.
  61. Festuccia C, Angelucci A, Gravina GL, Muzi P, Miano R, Vicentini C, Bologna M (2005 May). Epithelial and prostatic marker expression in short-term primary cultures of human prostate tissue samples. Int J Oncol, 26(5), 1353-62.
  62. Festuccia C, Angelucci A, Gravina GL, Muzi P, Vicentini C, Bologna M (2005 Apr). Effects of 5 alpha reductase inhibitors on androgen-dependent human prostatic carcinoma cells. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol, 131(4), 243-54.
  63. Margheri F, DAlessio S, Serrati S, Pucci M, Annunziato F, Cosmi L, Liotta F, Angeli R, Angelucci A, Gravina GL, Rucci N, Bologna M, Teti A, Monia B, Fibbi G, Del Rosso M (2005 Apr). Effects of blocking urokinase receptor signaling by antisense oligonucleotides in a mouse model of experimental prostate cancer bone metastases. Gene Ther, 12(8), 702-14.
  64. Angelucci A, Levitt JB (In Preparation). The retinotopic logic of inter-areal feedforward connections in the macaque monkey visual cortex. J Neurosci.
  65. Jeffs J, Ichida JM, Angelucci A (In Preparation). Anatomical organization of the third visual complex in the visual cortex of the marmoset monkey. J Comp Neurol.
  66. Ichida JM, Jeffs J, Angelucci A (In Preparation). Multiple feedback sysetms in the primate visual cortex. Cereb Cortex.
  67. Angelucci A, Bressloff PC (Submitted). The role of feedback connections in the response properties of primary visual cortex neurons. Prog Brain Res.
  68. Tang ZX, Ichida JM, Jeffs J, Levitt JB, Angelucci A (In Preparation). The spatial extent of the receptive field center and surround of macaque V2 neurons. J Neurophysiol.
  69. Angelucci A, Sainsbury K (Submitted). The contribution of feedforward thalamic afferents and corticogeniculate feedback to the spatial summation area of macaque V1 neurons. J Neurosci.
  70. Lund JS, Angelucci A (In Preparation). Bar-like patterns of lateral connections in layers 4B and upper 4C of macaque monkey primary visual cortex, area V1. Cereb Cortex.
  71. Ichida JM, Schwabe L, Bressloff PC, Angelucci A (In Preparation). Feedback-mediated facilitation and suppression from the receptive field surround of macaque V1 neurons. Nat Neurosci.
  72. Schwabe L, Angelucci A, Obermayer K, Bressloff PC (Submitted). A feedback model of contextual effects. Nat Neurosci.
  73. Maggiora M, Bologna M, Ceru MP, Possati L, Angelucci A, Cimini A, Miglietta A, Bozzo F, Margiotta C, Muzio G, Canuto RA (2004 Dec 20). An overview of the effect of linoleic and conjugated-linoleic acids on the growth of several human tumor cell lines. Int J Cancer, 112(6), 909-19.
  74. Angelucci A, Gravina GL, Rucci N, Festuccia C, Muzi P, Vicentini C, Teti A, Bologna M (2004 Dec). Evaluation of metastatic potential in prostate carcinoma: an in vivo model. Int J Oncol, 25(6), 1713-20.
  75. Gravina GL, Festuccia C, Angelucci A, Poletti A, Capuano D, Vicentini C, Motta M, Bologna M (2004 Jul). Long-term presence of androgens and anti-androgens modulate EGF-receptor expression and MAP-kinase phosphorylation in androgen receptor-prostate positive cancer cells. Int J Oncol, 25(1), 97-104.
  76. Angelucci A, Festuccia C, Gravina GL, Muzi P, Bonghi L, Vicentini C, Bologna M (2004 May 1). Osteopontin enhances the cell proliferation induced by the epidermal growth factor in human prostate cancer cells. Prostate, 59(2), 157-66.
  77. Vicentini C, Gravina GL, Angelucci A, Pascale E, DAmbrosio E, Muzi P, Di Leonardo G, Fileni A, Tubaro A, Festuccia C, Bologna M (2004 Apr). Detection of telomerase activity in prostate massage samples improves differentiating prostate cancer from benign prostatic hyperplasia. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol, 130(4), 217-21.
  78. Vicentini C, Festuccia C, Gravina GL, Angelucci A, Marronaro A, Bologna M (2003 Mar). Prostate cancer cell proliferation is strongly reduced by the epidermal growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitor ZD1839 in vitro on human cell lines and primary cultures. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol, 129(3), 165-74.
  79. Festuccia C, Angelucci A, Gravina G, Eleuterio E, Vicentini C, Bologna M (2002 Oct 15). Bombesin-dependent pro-MMP-9 activation in prostatic cancer cells requires beta1 integrin engagement. Exp Cell Res, 280(1), 1-11.
  80. Angelucci A, Levitt JB, Walton EJ, Hupe JM, Bullier J, Lund JS (2002 Oct 1). Circuits for local and global signal integration in primary visual cortex. J Neurosci, 22(19), 8633-46.
  81. Vicentini C, Festuccia C, Angelucci A, Gravina GL, Muzi P, Eleuterio E, Miano R, Marronaro A, Tubaro A, Bologna M (2002 Sep-Oct). Bicalutamide dose-dependently inhibits proliferation in human prostatic carcinoma cell lines and primary cultures. Anticancer Res, 22(5), 2917-22.
  82. Angelucci A, Festuccia C, DAndrea G, Teti A, Bologna M (2002 Jan). Osteopontin modulates prostate carcinoma invasive capacity through RGD-dependent upregulation of plasminogen activators. Biol Chem, 383(1), 229-34.
  83. Parkes L, Lund J, Angelucci A, Solomon JA, Morgan M (2001 Jul). Compulsory averaging of crowded orientation signals in human vision. Nat Neurosci, 4(7), 739-44.
  84. Festuccia C, Gravina GL, Angelucci A, Millimaggi D, Bologna M (2000 Nov-Dec). Culture conditions modulate cell phenotype and cause selection of subpopulations in PC3 prostate cancer cell line. Anticancer Res, 20(6B), 4367-71.
  85. Festuccia C, Angelucci A, Gravina GL, Villanova I I, Teti A, Albini A, Bologna M (2000 Jun 15). Osteoblast-derived TGFbeta-1 modulates matrix degrading protease expression and activity in prostate cancer cells. Int J Cancer, 86(6), 888.
  86. Sharma J, Angelucci A, Sur M (2000 Apr 20). Induction of visual orientation modules in auditory cortex. Nature, 404(6780), 841-7.
  87. Festuccia C, Angelucci A, Gravina GL, Villanova I, Teti A, Albini A, Bologna M (2000 Feb 1). Osteoblast-derived TGF-beta1 modulates matrix degrading protease expression and activity in prostate cancer cells. Int J Cancer, 85(3), 407-15.
  88. Angelucci A, DAscenzo S, Festuccia C, Gravina GL, Bologna M, Dolo V, Pavan A (2000). Vesicle-associated urokinase plasminogen activator promotes invasion in prostate cancer cell lines. Clin Exp Metastasis, 18(2), 163-70.
  89. Festuccia C, Bologna M, Gravina GL, Guerra F, Angelucci A, Villanova I, Millimaggi D, Teti A (1999 May 5). Osteoblast conditioned media contain TGF-beta1 and modulate the migration of prostate tumor cells and their interactions with extracellular matrix components. Int J Cancer, 81(3), 395-403.
  90. Festuccia C, Giunciuglio D, Guerra F, Villanova I, Angelucci A, Manduca P, Teti A, Albini A, Bologna M (1999). Osteoblasts modulate secretion of urokinase-type plasminogen activator (uPA) and matrix metalloproteinase-9 (MMP-9) in human prostate cancer cells promoting migration and matrigel invasion. Oncol Res, 11(1), 17-31.
  91. Angelucci A, Clasca F, Sur M (1998 Oct 26). Brainstem inputs to the ferret medial geniculate nucleus and the effect of early deafferentation on novel retinal projections to the auditory thalamus. J Comp Neurol, 400(3), 417-39.
  92. Alesse E, Zazzeroni F, Angelucci A, Giannini G, Di Marcotullio L, Gulino A (1998 May). The growth arrest and downregulation of c-myc transcription induced by ceramide are related events dependent on p21 induction, Rb underphosphorylation and E2F sequestering. Cell Death Differ, 5(5), 381-9.
  93. Angelucci A, Clasca F, Bricolo E, Cramer KS, Sur M (1997 Mar 15). Experimentally induced retinal projections to the ferret auditory thalamus: development of clustered eye-specific patterns in a novel target. J Neurosci, 17(6), 2040-55.
  94. Cramer KS, Angelucci A, Hahm JO, Bogdanov MB, Sur M (1996 Dec 15). A role for nitric oxide in the development of the ferret retinogeniculate projection. J Neurosci, 16(24), 7995-8004.
  95. Angelucci A, Clasca F, Sur M (1996 Mar). Anterograde axonal tracing with the subunit B of cholera toxin: a highly sensitive immunohistochemical protocol for revealing fine axonal morphology in adult and neonatal brains. J Neurosci Methods, 65(1), 101-12.
  96. Clasca F, Angelucci A, Sur M (1995 Nov 21). Layer-specific programs of development in neocortical projection neurons. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 92(24), 11145-9.
  97. Johnson PB, Angelucci A, Ziparo RM, Minciacchi D, Bentivoglio M, Caminiti R (1989 Jul). Segregation and overlap of callosal and association neurons in frontal and parietal cortices of primates: a spectral and coherency analysis. J Neurosci, 9(7), 2313-26.

Review

  1. Rucci N, Sanita P, Delle Monache S, Alesse E, Angelucci A (2014 Aug 10). Molecular pathogenesis of bone metastases in breast cancer: Proven and emerging therapeutic targets. [Review]. World J Clin Oncol, 5(3), 335-47.
  2. Rucci N, Angelucci A (2014). Prostate cancer and bone: the elective affinities. [Review]. Biomed Res Int, 2014, 167035.
  3. Rucci N, Sanita P, Angelucci A (2011 Nov). Roles of metalloproteases in metastatic niche. [Review]. Curr Mol Med, 11(8), 609-22.
  4. Bologna M, Vicentini C, Muzi P, Pace G, Angelucci A (2011). Cancer multitarget pharmacology in prostate tumors: tyrosine kinase inhibitors and beyond. [Review]. Curr Med Chem, 18(19), 2827-35.
  5. Angelucci A (2009 Feb). Targeting ERBB receptors to inhibit metastasis: old hopes and new certainties. [Review]. Curr Cancer Drug Targets, 9(1), 1-18.
  6. Angelucci A, Bologna M (2007). Targeting vascular cell migration as a strategy for blocking angiogenesis: the central role of focal adhesion protein tyrosine kinase family. [Review]. Curr Pharm Des, 13(21), 2129-45.
  7. Angelucci A, Bressloff PC (2006). Contribution of feedforward, lateral and feedback connections to the classical receptive field center and extra-classical receptive field surround of primate V1 neurons. [Review]. Prog Brain Res, 154, 93-120.
  8. Angelucci A, Bullier J (2003 Mar-May). Reaching beyond the classical receptive field of V1 neurons: horizontal or feedback axons? [Review]. J Physiol Paris, 97(2-3), 141-54.
  9. Lund JS, Angelucci A, Bressloff PC (2003 Jan). Anatomical substrates for functional columns in macaque monkey primary visual cortex. [Review]. Cereb Cortex, 13(1), 15-24.
  10. Angelucci A, Levitt JB, Lund JS (2002). Anatomical origins of the classical receptive field and modulatory surround field of single neurons in macaque visual cortical area V1. [Review]. Prog Brain Res, 136, 373-88.
  11. Sur M, Angelucci A, Sharma J (1999 Oct). Rewiring cortex: the role of patterned activity in development and plasticity of neocortical circuits. [Review]. J Neurobiol, 41(1), 33-43.

Book Chapter

  1. Angelucci A, Sharma J, Sur M (2000). Modifiability of neocortical connections and function during development. In J. H. Kaas (Ed.), The Mutable Brain (pp. 351-392). Amsterdam: Harwood Academic Publishers.

Case Report

  1. Famularo G, Moretti S, Alesse E, Trinchieri V, Angelucci A, Santini G, Cifone G, De Simone C (1999). Reduction of glutamate levels in HIV-infected subjects treated with acetylcarnitine. J NeuroAIDS, 2(2), 65-73.

Editorial

  1. Kingdom FA, Angelucci A, Clifford CW (2014 Oct 24). Special issue: The function of contextual modulation. Vision Res, 104C, 1-2.

Letter

  1. Stratta P, Bonanni RL, Sanita P, de Cataldo S, Angelucci A, Origlia N, Domenici L, Carmassi C, Piccinni A, DellOsso L, Rossi A (2013 Jul). Plasma brain-derived neurotrophic factor in earthquake survivors with full and partial post-traumatic stress disorder [Letter to the editor]. Psychiatry Clin Neurosci, 67(5), 363-4.
  2. Angelucci A, Shil AB (2010 Feb). Antihypertensive therapy and Alzheimer's disease [Letter to the editor]. Am J Hypertens, 23(2), 107; author reply 108.

Abstract

  1. Federer F, Jeffs J, Ichida JM, Angelucci A (In Press). Projections from primary visual cortex to the cytochrome oxidase stripes of marmoset area V2 [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci.
  2. Angelucci A (In Press). The contribution of feedforward, lateral and feedback connections to the classical receptive field center and extra-classical receptive field surround of primate V1 neurons [Abstract]. ECVP.
  3. Schwabe L, Angelucci A, Obermayer K, Berssloff PC (In Press). The contrubtion of feedback and horizontal connections to center-surround interaction in macaque V1: a recurrent network model [Abstract]. Soc.Neurosci.
  4. Tang ZX, Ichida JM, Jeffs J, Levitt JB, Angelucci A (In Press). Spatial extent of the receptive field center and surround of macaque V2 neurons [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci.
  5. Jeffs J, Ichida JM, Angelucci A (In Press). Additional anatomical evidcen for an upper and lower visual field representation bordering dorsal V2 in the marmoset [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci.
  6. Schwabe L, Angelucci A, Bressloff P, Obermayer K (2005). A recurrent network model of surround-suppression in the macaque striate cortex mediated by inter-areal and intra-areal interactions [Abstract]. 30th Gottinger Neurobiology Report (CD-ROM).
  7. Schwabe L, Angelucci A, Obermayer K, Bressloff PC (2005). An inter-areal feedback model of contextual effects in macaque striate cortex [Abstract]. Comp. Sys. Neurosci, Online, 239.
  8. Ichida JM, Schwabe L, Bressloff PC, Angelucci A (In Press). Feedback-mediated facilitation and suppression from the receptive field surround of macaque V1 neurons [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci.
  9. Schwabe L, Angelucci A, Obermayer K, Bressloff PC (In Press). The contribution of inter-areal feedback to surround suppression in macaque striate cortex: a network model and its experimental test [Abstract]. ECVP.
  10. Angelucci A, Schiessl I, Nowak L, McLoughlin N (2003). Functional specificity of feedforward and feedback connections between primate V1 & V2 [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 911, 2.
  11. Jeffs J, Ichida JM, Lund JS, Angelucci A (2003). Modular specificy of feedforward and feedback pathways to and from marmoset V3 [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 911, 11.
  12. Sainsbury K, McLoughlin N, Schiessl I, Lund JS, Angelucci A (2003). Modular specificity of collosal connections in marmoset area V2 [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 911, 10.
  13. Sainsbury K, Angelucci A, Lund JS (2002). Organization of feedback from cortical area V1 to lateral geniculate nucleus (LGN) in macaque monkey [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 351, 1.
  14. Angelucci A, Levitt JB (2002). Convergence of color, motion and form pathways in macaque V3 [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 658, 2.
  15. Angelucci A, Levitt JB, Hupe JM, Walton EJS, Bullier J, Lund JS (2000). Anatomical circuits for local and global integration of visual information: intrinsic and feedback connections in macaque visual cortical area V1 [Abstract]. Eur. J. Neurosci, 12(Supp 11), 285.
  16. Lund JS, Angelucci A, Walton E, Bullier J, Hupe J, Levitt JB (1999). Topographic logic of connections within and between macaque monkey visual cortical areas V1, V2, V3 and V5 [Abstract]. Invest. Ophthalmol. & Vis. Sci, S645, 3397.
  17. Walton EJS, Angelucci A, Levitt JB, Lund JS (1999). Feedback connections from area V5/MT to areas V1 and V3 of macaque visual cortex [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 25, 673.
  18. Angelucci A, Lund JS, Walton E, Levitt JB (1998). Retinotopy of connections within and between areas V1 to V5 of macaque visual cortex [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 24, 897.
  19. Angelucc A, Levitt JB, Gegenfurtner KR, Reisbeck T, Lund JS (1997). Cortical and subcortical inputs to macaque area V3 [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 23, 1032.
  20. Angelucci A, Bricolo E, Sur M (1996). Development of experimentally induced retinal projections to the Ferret auditory thalamus: a quantitative study [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 22, 1730.
  21. Sharma J, Angelucci A, Rao SC, Sheth BR, Sur M (1996). Auditory cortex with induced visual projections: horizontal connectivity and optical imaging of functional responses [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 22, 1730.
  22. Clasca F, Angelucci A, Sur M (1995). Layer-specific programs of development in ferret corticothalamic neurons [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 21, 798.
  23. Angelucci A, Cramer KS, Sur M (1995). Emergence of clustered eye-specific patterns in experimentally induced retinal projections to the ferret auditory thalamus [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 21, 1307.
  24. Cramer KS, Angelucci A, Sur M (1995). Inhibition of nitric oxide synthase does not distrupt formation of eye-specific layers in the ferret lateral geniculate nucleus [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 21, 1307.
  25. Sharma J, Angelucci A, Rao SC, Sur M (1995). Relationship of intrinsic connections to orientation maps in ferret primary visual cortex: iso-orientation domains and singularities [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 21, 392.
  26. Angelucci A, Clasca F, Sur M (1994). Retinal projections induced into the auditory thalamus in ferrets: differntial terminal distribution and eye-specific zones [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 20, 1107.
  27. Clasca F, Angelucci A, Sur M (1994). Layer 5 neurons establish the first cortical projections to the dorsal thalamus in ferrets [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 20, 214.
  28. Angelucci A, Clasca F, Sur M (1993). Multiple cortical auditory fields in the ferret defined by their architectonics and thalamo-cortical connections [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 19, 1427.
  29. Rocha M, Clasca F, Angelucci A, Sur M (1993). Experimentally induced retino-thalamic projections in ferrets: density and distribution of axon arbors [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 19, 45.
  30. Johnson PB, Angelucci A, Ziparo RM, Bentivoglio M, Minciacchi D, Caminiti R (1987). Spatial relationships of callosal and association neurons in frontal and parietal cortices of monkeys [Abstract]. Soc. Neurosci, 13, 1097.