• 474 Citations
  • 12 h-Index
20032013
If you made any changes in Pure, your changes will be visible here soon.

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Damiana Chiavolini is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Streptococcus pneumoniae Medicine & Life Sciences
Tularemia Medicine & Life Sciences
Vaccines Medicine & Life Sciences
Pneumococcal Meningitis Medicine & Life Sciences
Francisella tularensis Medicine & Life Sciences
Sepsis Medicine & Life Sciences
Protein C Medicine & Life Sciences
Virulence Factors Medicine & Life Sciences

Research Output 2003 2013

  • 474 Citations
  • 12 h-Index
  • 14 Article
  • 1 Review article
11 Citations (Scopus)

Contribution of different pneumococcal virulence factors to experimental meningitis in mice

Ricci, S., Gerlini, A., Pammolli, A., Chiavolini, D., Braione, V., Tripodi, S. A., Colombari, B., Blasi, E., Oggioni, M. R., Peppoloni, S. & Pozzi, G., Sep 24 2013, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 13, 1, 444.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pneumococcal Meningitis
Virulence Factors
Meningitis
Microglia
Capsules
11 Citations (Scopus)

The factor H-binding fragment of PspC as a vaccine antigen for the induction of protective humoral immunity against experimental pneumococcal sepsis

Ricci, S., Janulczyk, R., Gerlini, A., Braione, V., Colomba, L., Iannelli, F., Chiavolini, D., Oggioni, M. R., Björck, L. & Pozzi, G., Oct 26 2011, In : Vaccine. 29, 46, p. 8241-8249 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Complement Factor H
surface proteins
Humoral Immunity
Protein C
humoral immunity
14 Citations (Scopus)

Bronchus-associated lymphoid tissue (BALT) and survival in a vaccine mouse model of tularemia

Chiavolini, D., Rangel-Moreno, J., Berg, G., Christian, K., Oliveira-Nascimento, L., Weir, S., Alroy, J., Randall, T. D. & Wetzler, L. M., Aug 11 2010, In : PLoS One. 5, 6, e11156.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tularemia
Tularemia
Tissue Survival
bronchi
Lymphoid Tissue
12 Citations (Scopus)

The encapsulated strain TIGR4 of Streptococcus pneumoniae is phagocytosed but is resistant to intracellular killing by mouse microglia

Peppoloni, S., Ricci, S., Orsi, C. F., Colombari, B., De Santi, M. M., Messinò, M., Fabio, G., Zanardi, A., Righi, E., Braione, V., Tripodi, S., Chiavolini, D., Cintorino, M., Zoli, M., Oggioni, M. R., Blasi, E. & Pozzi, G., Nov 1 2010, In : Microbes and Infection. 12, 12-13, p. 990-1001 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microglia
Streptococcus pneumoniae
Phagocytosis
Phagosomes
Lethal Dose 50
71 Citations (Scopus)

Animal models of Streptococcus pneumoniae disease

Chiavolini, D., Pozzi, G. & Ricci, S., Oct 1 2008, In : Clinical Microbiology Reviews. 21, 4, p. 666-685 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Pneumococcal Infections
Streptococcus pneumoniae
Animal Models
Rabbits