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Gennaro Napolitano

Assistant Investigator, TIGEM

Napolitano G*, Di Malta C*, Esposito A, de Araujo EMG, Pece S, Bertalot S, Matarese M, Benedetti V, Zampelli A, Stasyk T, Siciliano D, Venuta A, Cesana M, Vilardo C, Nusco E, Monfregola J, Calcagni' A, Di Fiore PP, Huber LA and Ballabio A. A substrate-specific mTORC1 pathway underlies Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome. Nature, 2020 Sep;585(7826):597-602.

Napolitano G, Esposito A, Choi H, Matarese M, Benedetti V, Di Malta C, Monfregola C, Medina DL, Lippincott-Schwartz J and Ballabio A. mTOR-dependent phosphorylation controls TFEB nuclear export. Nature communications. 2018 Aug 17;9(1):3312.

Napolitano G, Ballabio A. TFEB at a glance. J Cell Sci. 2016 Jul 1;129(13):2475-81. doi: 10.1242/jcs.146365. Epub 2016 Jun 1. Review.

Napolitano G, Johnson JL, Rocca CJ, Monfregola J, Cherqui S and Catz SD Impairment of chaperone-mediated autophagy leads to selective lysosomal degradation defects in the lysosomal storage disease cystinosis. EMBO Mol Med. 2015 Jan 12;7(2):158-74.

Johnson JL*, Napolitano G*, Monfregola J, Rocca CJ, Cherqui S and Catz SD. Upregulation of the Rab27a-dependent trafficking and secretory mechanisms improves lysosomal transport, alleviates endoplasmic reticulum stress, and reduces lysosome overload in cystinosis. Mol Cell Biol. 2013 Aug;33(15):2950-62.

Gennaro Napolitano PHD

Cell Biology and Disease Mechanisms

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