Angelo De Stradis

He is specialized in microscope analytical tecniques:

Electron microscopy (Transmission TEM FEI Morgagni  and scanning  ESEM PHILIPS XL30)

Atomic force microscopy (AFM  TOPOMETRIX 2000)

Confocal laser scanning microscopy (CLSM ZEISS LSM 3)

Photographic rendering (digital and printng on photographic paper)

The topics of the researches are:

  • Cytology
  • Plant and Animal Histology
  • Ultrastructural biology of the Symbiosis
  • Virus and bacteria characterization
  • Cell pathology of virus infections
  • Mutagenesis and abiotics changes of plants



Articles and book chapters since 2008

  • 2018 - The first phlebo-like virus infecting plants: a case study on the adaptation of negative-stranded RNA viruses to new hosts - Navarro B., Minutolo M., De Stradis A., Palmisano F., Alioto D., Di Serio F. - Molecular Plant Pathology , 19: 1075-1089
  • 2017 - Study of the effect of water pressure on plasma and cavitation bubble induced by Pulsed Laser Ablation in Liquid (PLAL) of silver and missed variations of observable NPs features - Dell'Aglio M., Santagata A., Valenza G., De Stradis A., De Giacomo A. - Chemphyschem ,
  • 2016 - Spittlebugs as vectors of Xylella fastidiosa in olive orchards in Italy - Cornara D., Saponari M., Zeilinger A.R., De Stradis A., Boscia D., Loconsole G., Bosco D., Martelli G.P., Almeida R.P.P., Porcelli F. - Journal of pest science, 89: 1-10
  • 2016 - Highly sensitive and practical detection of plant viruses via electrical impedance of droplets on textured silicon-based devices - Ambrico M., Ambrico P.F., Minafra A., De Stradis A., Vona D., Cicco S.R., Palumbo F., Favia P., Ligonzo T. - Sensors , volume 16
  • 2016 - Unusual genomic features of a badnavirus infecting mulberry - Chiumenti M., Morelli M., De Stradis A., Elbeaino T., Stavolone L., Minafra A. - Journal Of General Virology , 97: 3073-3087
  • 2015 - Formation of Self-Assembled Triple-Layered Rotavirus-Like Particles (tlRLPs) by Constitutive Co-Expression of VP2, VP6, and VP7 in Stably Transfected High-Five Insect Cell Lines - Shoja Z., Tagliamonte M., Jalilvand S., Mollaei-kandelous Y., De Stradis A., Tornesello M.l., Buonaguro F.m., Buonaguro L. - Journal Of Medical Virology , 87: 102-111
  • 2015 - Functional characterization of biodegradable nanoparticles as antigen delivery system - Petrizzo A., Conte C., Tagliamonte M., Napolitano M., Bifulco K., Carriero V., De Stradis A., Tornesello M. L., Buonaguro F. M., Quaglia F., Buonaguro L. - Journal Of Experimental & Clinical Cancer Research (Online), 34:1-13
  • 2015 - Isolation and partial characterization of a novel cytorhabdovirus from citrus trees showing foliar symptoms in Iran - Sadeghi M.S., Afsharifar A., Izadpanah K., Loconsole G., De Stradis A., Martelli G.P., Saponari M. - Plant Disease ,
  • 2015 - Multitarget therapeutic leads for Alzheimer’s disease: Quinolizidinyl derivatives of bi- and tricyclic systems as dual inhibitors of Cholinesterases and -Amyloid (a) aggregation - Tonelli M., Catto M., Tasso B., Novelli F., Canu C., Iusco G., Pisani L., De Stradis A., Denora N., Sparatore A., Boido V., Carotti A., Sparatore F. - ChemMedChem (Print), 10:1040-1053
  • 2015 - The HIV-1 Pr55gag polyprotein binds to plastidial membranes and leads to severe impairment of chloroplast biogenesis and seedling lethality in transplastomic tobacco plants - Scotti N., Sannino L., Idoine A., Hamman P., De Stradis A., Giorio P., Marechal-Drouard L., Bock R., Cardi T. - Transgenic Research , 24:319-331
  • 2015 - Biocide effects of volatile organic compounds produced by potential biocontrol rhizobacteria on Sclerotinia sclerotiorum - Giorgio A., De Stradis A., Lo Cantore P., Iacobellis N.S. - Frontiers In Microbiology , 6:1-13
  • 2014 - Deep-sequencing analysis of an apricot tree with vein clearing symptoms reveals the presence of a novel betaflexivirus - Elbeaino T., Giampetruzzi A., De Stradis A., Digiaro M. - Virus Research , 181:1-5
  • 2014 - Investigation on the influence of (Z)-3-(2-(3-chlorophenyl)hydrazono)-5,6-dihydroxyindolin-2-one (PT2) on beta-amyloid(1-40) aggregation and toxicity - Catto M., Arnesano F., Palazzo G., De Stradis A., Calò V., Losacco M., Purgatorio R., Campagna F. - Archives Of Biochemistry And Biophysics , 560: 73-82
  • 2014 - First report of Pepino Mosaic Virus on Tomato in Apulia, Italy - Bubici G., De Stradis A., Cillo F. - Journal Of Plant Pathology ,
  • 2014 - Isolation of a Xylella fastidiosa strain infecting olive and oleander in Apulia, Italy - Cariddi C., Saponari M., Boscia D., De Stradis A., Loconsole G., Nigro F., Porcelli F., Potere O., Martelli G.P. - Journal Of Plant Pathology , 96: 425-429
  • 2014 - Infectivity and transmission of Xylella fastidiosa by Philaenus spumarius (Hemiptera: Aphrophoridae) in Apulia, Italy - Saponari M., Loconsole G., Cornara D., Yokomi R.K., De Stradis A., Boscia D., Bosco D., Martelli G.p., Krugner R., Porcelli F. - Journal Of Economic Entomology , 107: 1316-1319
  • 2014 - Gene silencing and gene expression in phytopathogenic fungi using a plant virus vector - Mascia T., Nigro F., Abdallah A., Ferrara M., De Stradis A., Faedda R., Palukaitis P., Gallitelli D. - Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America , 15: 1-15
  • 2014 - Discovery and molecular characterization of a new cryptovirus dsRNA genome from Japanese persimmon through conventional cloning and high-throughput sequencing - Morelli M.,Chiumenti M.,De Stradis A.,La Notte P.,Minafra A. - Virus Genes , 50:160–164
  • 2013 - First Report Of Eggplant Mottled Dwarf Virus In China Rose In Southern Spain - Parrella G., De Stradis A., Greco B., Villanueva F., Fortes I.M., Navas-Castillo J. - Spanish Journal Of Agricultural Research , 11:204-207
  • 2013 - Cytopathic effects incited by viroid RNAs and putative underlying mechanisms - Di Serio F., De Stradis A., Delgado S., Flores R., Navarro B. - Frontiers in plant science, 3:288
  • 2012 - Identification and characterization of Citrus yellow vein clearing virus, a putative new member of the genus Mandarivirus infecting Citrus spp. - Loconsole G., Önelge N. , Potere O., Giampetruzzi A., Bozan O., Satar S., De Stradis A., Savino V., Yokomi R.K., Saponari M. - Phytopathology, 102:1168-1175
  • 2012 - Presenza di un ceppo necrogenico di Watermelon mosaic virus in colture di melone giallo in Sicilia - Spanò R., De Stradis A., Gallitelli D. - Protezione delle Colture, 1:32-34
  • 2012 - Tepovirus, a new genus in the family Betaflexiviridae - Rubino L., Russo M., De Stradis A., Martelli G.P. - Archives of Virology, 157:1629-1633
  • 2012 - HIV p24 as Scaffold for Presenting Conformational HIV Env Antigens - Tagliamonte M., Marasco D., Ruggiero A., De Stradis A. Tornesello M.L., Totrov M., Buonaguro F.M., Buonaguro L. - PloS One, online
  • 2012 - Detection and molecular characterization of a novel cryptovirus from persimmon (Diospyros kaki). - Morelli M., De Stradis A., La Notte P., Merkuri J., Boscia D., Minafra A. - Petria, 22:181-181
  • 2012 - Design, synthesis and biological evaluation of benzo[e][1,2,4]triazin-7(1H)-one and [1,2,4]-triazino[5,6,1-jk]carbazol-6-one derivatives as dual inhibitors of beta-amyloid aggregation and acetyl/butyryl cholinesterase - Catto M., Berezin A.A., Lo Re D., Loizou G., Demetriades M., De Stradis A., Campagna F., Koutentis Panayiotis A., Carotti A. - European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 58:84-97
  • 2011 - Synthesis and biophysical evaluation of arylhydrazono-1H-2-indolinones as β-amyloid aggregation inhibitors - Campagna F., Catto M., Purgatorio R., Altomare C. D., Carotti A., De Stradis A., Palazzo G. - European Journal Of Medicinal Chemistry (36082J0), 46: 275-284
  • 2011 - Effects of cryopreservation on germinability of olive (olea europea L.) pollen - Alba V., Bisignano V., Alba E., De Stradis A., Polignano G.B. - Genetic Resources And Crop Evolution (11576J0), 58: 977-982
  • 2011 - HIV-Gag VLPs presenting trimeric HIV-1 gp140 spikes constitutively expressed in stable double transfected insect cell line - Tagliamonte M., Visciano M. L., Tornesello M. L., De Stradis A., Buonaguro F.M., Buonaguro L. - Vaccine (06442J0), 29: 4913-4922
  • 2011 - Generation of virus-like particles in plants expressing the capsid protein of Cymbidium Ringspot Virus - Rubino L., De Stradis A., Russo M., Martelli G. P. - Journal Of Plant Pathology (00077NN), 93: 751-756
  • 2010 - Constitutive expression of HIV-VLPs in stably transfected insect cell line for efficient delivery system - Tagliamonte M., Visciano M.L., Tornesello M.L., De Stradis A., Buonaguro F.M., Buonaguro L. - Vaccine, 28:6417-6424
  • 2010 - Design, synthesis and biological evaluation of indane-2-arylhydrazinylmethylene-1,3- diones and indol-2-aryldiazenylmethylene-3-ones as beta-amyloid aggregation inhibitors. - Catto M., Aliano R., Carotti A., Cellamare S., Palluotto F., Purgatorio R., De Stradis A., Campagna F. - European Journal Of Medicinal Chemistry, 45:1359-1366
  • 2010 - Characterization of the interactions between Cucumber Mosaic Virus and Potato Virus Y in mixed infections in tomato - Mascia T., Cillo F., Fanelli V., Finetti-Sialer M.M., De Stradis A., Palukaitis P., Gallitelli D. - Molecular Plant-microbe Interactions, 23:1514-1524
  • 2010 - Fig mild mottle-associated virus, a novel Closterovirus infecting fig - Elbaino, T., Digiaro, M., Heinoun, K., De Stradis, A., Martelli, G.P. - Journal Of Plant Pathology, 92:165-172
  • 2010 - Cucumber mosaic virus as the expression system for a potential vaccine against Alzheimer’s disease - Vitti A., Piazzolla G., Condelli V., Nuzzaci M., lanorte M.T., Boscia D., De Stradis A., Antonaci S., Piazzolla P., Tortorella C. - Journal Of Virological Methods, 169:332-340
  • 2009 - Viruses In Mosaic Affected Figs In Portugal And The Island Of Crete. - Minafra A., De Stradis A., Clara M.I., Martelli G.P. - Journal of Plant Pathology, 91:238
  • 2009 - The complete nucleotide sequence of potato virus T - Russo M., Rubino L., De Stradis A., Martelli, G.P. - Archives of Virology, 154:321-325
  • 2009 - A multipartite single-stranded negative-sense RNA virus is the putative agent of fig mosaic disease - Elbeaino T., Digiaro M., Alabdullah A., De Stradis A., Minafra A., Mielke N., Castellano M.A., Martelli G.P. - Journal of General Virology, 90:1281-1288
  • 2009 - Some properties of Fig latent virus 1, a new member of the family Flexiviridae. - Gattoni G., Minafra A., Castellano M.A., De Stradis A., Boscia D., Elbeaino T., Digiaro M., Martelli G.P. - Journal of Plant Pathology, 91:555-564
  • 2009 - Structural and biological properties of Cucumber mosaic virus particles carrying hepatitis C virus-derived epitopes - Nuzzaci M., Bochicchio I., De Stradis A., Vitti A., Natilla A., Piazzolla P., Tamburro A.M. - Journal of Virological Methods, 155:118-121
  • 2009 - Seed transmission of Fig Latent Virus 1. - Castellano M.A., De Stradis A., Minafra A., Boscia D., Martelli G.P. - Journal of Plant Pathology, 91:697-700
  • 2009 - High-level expression of the HIV-1 Pr55gag polyprotein in transgenic tobacco chloroplasts - Scotti N., Alagna F., Ferraiolo E., Formisano G., Sannino L., Buonaguro L., De Stradis A., Vitale A., Monti L., Grillo S., Buonaguro F.M., Cardi T. - Planta, 229:1109-1122
  • 2008 - Vein yellowing of Hibiscus rosa-sinensis caused by eggplant mottled dwarf virus in southern Italy - De Stradis A., Parrella G., Vovlas C., Ragozzino A. - Journal Of Plant Pathology (00077NN), 90: 359-361
  • 2008 - Virus associated with fig mosaic in Hungary - De Stradis A., Pantaleo V., Salamon P., Minafra A., Martelli G.P. - Journal of Plant Pathology, 90:585
  • 2008 - First report of Olive latent virus 2 in wild castor (Ricinus communis) in Italy - Parrella G., De Stradis A., Vovlas C. - Plant Pathology , 57: 392-392
  • 2008 - A new member of the family Flexiviridae from Phlomis fructicosa - Saldarelli P., Boscia D., De Stradis A., Vovlas M. - Journal Of Plant Pathology (00077NN), 90: 281-286
  • 2008 - A disease of Limonium sinuatum caused by Carnation Italian ringspot virus - Russo M., De Stradis A., Vovlas C. - Journal Of Plant Pathology (00077NN), 90: 397-400
  • 2008 - Molecular and ultrastructural properties of maize white line mosaic virus - Russo M., De Stradis A., Boscia D., Rubino L., Redinbaugh M.g., Abt J.j., Martelli G.p. - Journal Of Plant Pathology (00077NN), 90: 363-369
  • 2008 - Molecular and developmental alterations elicited by a chloroplastic viroid - Di Serio F., Rodio M.e., Delgado S., De Stradis A., Gómez M.d, Flores R. - Biology Of Plant Microbe Interaction Cd, Vol. 6 , Publisher: Lorito, M., Woo, S.L., Scala, F.
  • 2008 - Translational fusion of chloroplast-expressed human papillomavirus type 16 L1 capsid protein enhances antigen accumulation in transplastomic tobacco - Lenzi P., Scotti N., Alagna F., Tornesello M.l., Pompa A., Vitale A., De Stradis A., Monti L., Grillo S., Buonaguro F.m., Maliga P., Cardi T. - Transgenic Research (09931J0), 17: 1091-1102