Pubblicazioni e rapporti di consulenza editoriale

Il Dottor Antonio Balsamo è autore di oltre 200 pubblicazioni scientifiche a stampa di cui oltre 70 su Riviste Internazionali con I.F. Negli ultimi 5 anni ha pubblicato:

  • Impact of molecular genetics on congenital adrenal hyperplasia management.
    Balsamo A, Baldazzi L, Menabò S, Cicognani A. Sex Dev. 2010 Sep;4(4-5):233-48. Epub 2010 Jul 15. Review. ERRATUM Sex Dev (DOI:10 1159/000342192) Published online: August 24,2012.
  • A sequence variation in 3’UTR of CYP21A2 gene correlates with a mild form of congenital adrenal hyperplasia.
    Menabò S, Balsamo A, Baldazzi L, Barbaro M, Nicoletti A, Conti V, Pirazzoli P, Wedell A, Cicognani A. J Endocrinol Invest 2012 Mar; 35(3):298-305.
  • Increased large artery intima media thickness in adolescents with either classical or non-classical congenital  adrenal hyperplasia.
    Wasniewska M, Balsamo A, Valenzise M, Manganaro A, Faggioli G, Bombaci S, Conti V, Ferri M, Aversa T, Cicognani A, De Luca F.  J Endocrinol Invest. 2013 Jan; 36(1):12-5. doi: 10.3275/8194. Epub 2011 Dec 21. PubMed PMID: 22189488.
  • High prevalence of precocious puberty and obesity in childhood narcolepsy with cataplexy.
    Poli F, Pizza F, Mignot E, Ferri R, Pagotto U, Taheri S, Finotti E, Bernardi F, Pirazzoli P, Cicognani A, Balsamo A, Nobili L, Bruni O, Plazzi G. Sleep. 2013 Feb 1;36(2):175-81. doi: 10.5665/sleep.2366. PubMed PMID: 23372264; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3543059.
  • Comparison between Liquid and Tablet Formulations of Levothyroxine in the Initial Treatment of Congenital Hypothyroidism.
    Cassio A, Monti S, Rizzello A, Bettocchi I, Baronio F, D’Addabbo G, Bal MO, Balsamo A. J Pediatr. 2013 Jun;162(6):1264-9, 1269.e1-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2012.11.070. Epub 2013 Jan 11. PubMed PMID: 23312689.
  • Severe obesity and cardiometabolic risk in children: comparison from two international classification systems.     
    Giuliana Valerio, Claudio Maffeis, Antonio Balsamo, Emanuele Miraglia Del Giudice, Claudia Brufani, Graziano Grugni, Maria Rosaria Licenziati, Paolo Brambilla, Melania Manco, Nicola Corciulo, Massimiliano Don, Paola Iaccarino Idelson, Elisabetta Modestini, Giuseppe Morino,  Beatrice Moro, Rita Tanas, on the behalf of the Childhood Obesity Group of the Italian Society of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology.
    PLoS One. 2013 Dec 27;8(12):e83793. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0083793. eCollection 2013. PubMed PMID: 24386280; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3873982.
  • Novel associations in disorders of sex development: findings from the I-DSD Registry.
    Cox K, Bryce J, Jiang J, Rodie M, Sinnott R, Alkhawari M, Arlt W, Audi L, Balsamo A, Bertelloni S, Cools M, Darendeliler F, Drop S, Ellaithi M, Guran T, Hiort O, Holterhus PM, Hughes I, Krone N, Lisa L, Morel Y, Soder O, Wieacker P, Ahmed SF. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2014 Feb;99(2):E348-55. doi: 10.1210/jc.2013-2918. Epub 2013 Dec 3. PubMed PMID: 24302751.
  • Comment on ‘‘Complete Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome:Optimizing Diagnosis and Management’’
    Antonio Balsamo, Federico Baronio, Marta Berra, Silvano Bertelloni, Franco D’Alberton, GiacintoMarrocco, and Santiago Vallasciani. Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, Volume 2014, Article ID 285715, 3 pages; http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/285715
  • Rare Diseases Research and Practice.
    Polizzi A, Balsamo A, Bal MO, Taruscio D. In Olaf Hiort and Faisal Ahmed MD: Understanding Differences and Disorders of Sex Development;      Corresponding Author together with Taruscio D. Endocr Dev. Basel, Karger 2014, Vol. 27, pp234-256, (DOI:1159/000363670) 
  • Changes Over Time In Sex Assignment For Disorders Of Sex Development.
    Zofia Kolesinska, S Faisal Ahmed, Marek Niedziela, Jillian Bryce, Marta Molinska-Glura, Martina Rodie, Jipu Jiang, Richard O Sinnott, Ieuan A Hughes, Feyza Darendeliler, Olaf Hiort, Yvonne van der Zwan, Martine Cools, Tulay Guran, Paul-Martin Holterhus, Silvano Bertelloni, Lidka Lisa, Wiebke Arlt, Nils Krone, Mona Ellaithi,  Antonio Balsamo, Inas Mazen, Anna Nordenstrom,  Katherine Lachlan, Mona Alkhawari MD, Pierre Chatelain, Naomi Weintrob. PEDIATRICS Volume 134, Number 3, September 2014; Pediatrics. 2014 Aug 4. pii: peds.2014-1088. [Epub ahead of print]; PMID:25092939; [PubMed – as supplied by publisher]
  •  Quality of Life and Psychological Adjustment of Women Living with 46,XY Differences of Sex Development.
    D’Alberton F, Assante MT, Foresti M, Balsamo A, Bertelloni S, Dati E, Nardi L, Bacchi ML, Mazzanti L.
    J Sex Med. 2015 Jun;12(6):1440-9. doi: 10.1111/jsm.12884. Epub 2015 Apr 20. PubMed PMID: 25893774.
  • Improving the diagnosis of 11β-hydroxylase deficiency using home-made MLPA probes: identification of a novel chimeric CYP11B2/CYP11B1 gene in a Sicilian patient. Menabò S, Boccassini S, Gambineri A, Balsamo A, Pasquali R, Prontera O,  Mazzanti L, Baldazzi L.
    J Endocrinol Invest. 2016 Mar;39(3):291-5. doi: 10.1007/s40618-015-0362-z. Epub 2015 Aug 18. PMID:26280318

  • Triglycerides-to-HDL cholesterol ratio as screening tool for impaired glucose tolerance in obese children and adolescents.
    Manco M, Grugni G, Di Pietro M, Balsamo A, Di Candia S, Morino GS, Franzese A, Di Bonito P, Maffeis C, Valerio G. Acta Diabetol. 2016 Jun;53(3):493-8. doi: 10.1007/s00592-015-0824-y. Epub 2015 Dec 21. PubMed PMID: 26687197.
  • Growing Up With Type 1 Narcolepsy: Its Anthropometric and Endocrine Features.
    Ponziani V, Gennari M, Pizza F, Balsamo A, Bernardi F, Plazzi G. J Clin Sleep Med. 2016 Sep 29. pii: jc-00255-16. PubMed PMID: 27707443. IF 3.429

  • Two Moroccan Sisters Presenting with a Severe Salt-Wasting Form of Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia but Normal Female Genitalia.
    Scaramuzzo RT, Menabò S, Baldazzi L, Moscuzza F, Saba A, Balsamo A, Boldrini A, Ghirri P. Sex Dev. 2017;11(2):82-85. doi: 10.1159/000456023. Epub 2017 Feb 11. PubMed PMID:28190008. IF 1.972

  • Childhood obesity classification systems and cardiometabolic risk factors: a comparison of the Italian, World Health Organization and International Obesity Task Force references.
    Valerio G, Balsamo A, Baroni MG, Brufani C, Forziato C, Grugni G, Licenziati,MR, Maffeis C, Miraglia Del Giudice E, Morandi A, Pacifico L, Sartorio A, Manco M; on the behalf of the Childhood Obesity Group of the Italian Society of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology. Ital J Pediatr. 2017 Feb 4;43(1):19. doi: 10.1186/s13052-017-0338-z. PubMed PMID: 28257654. IF1.668

  • A genetic epidemiology study of Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia in Italy.
    Gialluisi A, Menabò S, Baldazzi L, Casula L, Meloni A, Farci MC, Mariotti S, Balestrino L, Ortolano R, Murru S, Carcassi C, Loche S, Balsamo A, Romeo G. Clin Genet. 2017 Jun 23. doi: 10.1111/cge.13078. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28644547. IF 3.326

  • Global Application of  the Assessment of Communication Skills of Paediatric Endocrinology Fellows in the Management of Differences in Sex Development Using the ESPE E-Learning.Org Portal.
    Kranenburg LJC, Reerds STH, Cools M, Alderson J, Muscarella M, Magrite E, Kuiper M, Abdelgaffar S, Balsamo A, Brauner R, Chanoine JP, Deeb A, Fechner P, German A, Holterhus PM, Juul A, Mendonca BB, Neville K, Nordenstrom A, Oostdijk W, Rey RA, Rutter MM, Shah N, Luo X, Grijpink K, Drop SLS. Horm Res Paediatr. 2017 Jul 7. doi: 10.1159/000475992. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28689203. IF 1.844

  • Bone Mineral Density in Women Living with Complete Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome and Intact Testes or Removed Gonads.
    Bertelloni S, Meriggiola MC, Dati E, Balsamo A, Baroncelli GI. Sex Dev. 2017 Jul 18. doi: 10.1159/000477599. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28715798. IF 1.972

  • Identification of a Novel Mutation (p.G328W) in the NR5A1 Gene in a Boy with 46, XY DSD: Case Report of Clinical, Endocrine and Genetic Features
    Ortolano R, Baldazzi L, Menabò S, Balsamo A, Cassio A, Antona V, Cimador M, Corsello G and Giuffrè M. Glob J Endocrinol Metab.2017,  1(1). GJEM.000503. 2017.

E’ membro delle seguenti società scientifiche nazionali/internazionali, comitati, board, ecc.

  • Responsabile Scientifico della Biblioteca del Dipartimento di Scienze Pediatriche Mediche e Chirurgiche.
  • Membro del Consiglio Direttivo della Biblioteca Centralizzata Clinica della Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia.
  • Membro di Società Nazionali (SIP, SIEDP, SIRP) ed Internazionali (ESPE) di Pediatria, Endocrinologia e Diabetologia Pediatrica

Ha svolto le seguenti funzioni

  • Editore associato S.I.E.D.P./I.S.P.E.D. 2009-2011 per “Journal of Endocrinological Investigation”;
  • Editore I.E.D.P./I.S.P.E.D. 2011-2013 per “Journal of Endocrinological Investigation”;
  • Coordinatore capitolo on line “Le Differenze dello Sviluppo del Sesso” su: