• 1147 Citations
  • 15 h-Index
20062018
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Carotenoids Medicine & Life Sciences
carotenoids Agriculture & Biology
tubers Agriculture & Biology
potatoes Agriculture & Biology
Solanum tuberosum Medicine & Life Sciences
carotenes Agriculture & Biology
tomatoes Agriculture & Biology
genes Agriculture & Biology

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Research Output 2006 2018

  • 1147 Citations
  • 15 h-Index
  • 23 Article
  • 2 Review article
  • 1 Short survey
2 Citations (Scopus)

A Corylus avellana L. extract enhances human macrophage bactericidal response against Staphylococcus aureus by increasing the expression of anti-inflammatory and iron metabolism genes

Cappelli, G., Giovannini, D., Basso, A. L., Demurtas, O. C., Diretto, G., Santi, C., Girelli, G., Bacchetta, L. & Mariani, F., 1 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Functional Foods. 45, p. 499 - 511 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Corylus
Corylus avellana
Staphylococcus aureus
macrophages
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
6 Citations (Scopus)

Transcriptome analysis in tissue sectors with contrasting crocins accumulation provides novel insights into apocarotenoid biosynthesis and regulation during chromoplast biogenesis

Ahrazem, O., Argandoña, J., Fiore, A., Aguado, C., Luján, R., Rubio-Moraga, Á., Marro, M., Araujo-Andrade, C., Loza-Alvarez, P., Diretto, G. & Gómez-Gómez, L., 1 Dec 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, p. - 2843.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Crocus
chromoplasts
transcriptomics
biosynthesis
saffron
14 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative metabolite and genome analysis of tuber-bearing potato species

Aversano, R., Contaldi, F., Adelfi, M. G., D'Amelia, V., Diretto, G., De Tommasi, N., Vaccaro, C., Vassallo, A. & Carputo, D., 1 May 2017, In : Phytochemistry. 137, p. 42 - 51 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bearings (structural)
Solanum tuberosum
Metabolites
tubers
Genes
4 Citations (Scopus)

Evolutionarily distinct carotenoid cleavage dioxygenases are responsible for crocetin production in Buddleja davidii

Ahrazem, O., Diretto, G., Argandoña, J., Rubio-Moraga, Á., Julve, J. M., Orzáez, D., Granell, A. & Gómez-Gómez, L., 20 Jul 2017, In : Journal of Experimental Botany. 68, 16, p. 4663 - 4677 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Buddleja
Buddleja davidii
Dioxygenases
Carotenoids
carotenoids
10 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular and biochemical characterization of a potato collection with contrasting tuber carotenoid content

Sulli, M., Mandolino, G., Sturaro, M., Onofri, C., Diretto, G., Parisi, B. & Giuliano, G., 1 Sep 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 9, p. - e0184143.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carotenoids
Solanum tuberosum
tubers
carotenoids
potatoes