Volume 29, Issue 2, 2021

Review

Immunopathogenesis and immunobiology of SARS-CoV-2
Rabaan AliA., Al-Ahmed Shamsah H., Al Mutair Abbas, Alhumaid Saad, Sule Anupam A., Tirupathi Raghavendra, Fawzy Mohamed, Muhammad Javed, Khan Amjad, Hasan Abdulkarim, Shrestha Dhan Bahadur , Sah Ranjit, Dhawan Manish, Tiwari Ruchi, Bilal Muhammad, Ahmad Tauseef, Dhama Kuldeep

Molecular and serological prevalence of Coronavirus in Chiropterans: A systematic review with meta-analysis
Bonilla-Aldana D. Katterine, Acevedo-López Doménica, Aristizábal-Carmona Brayan Stiven, Díaz-García Fabio Andrés, Sarmiento-Cano CristianCamilo, Gutiérrez-Soleibe Samuel, Del Mar España-Cerquera María, Obando-Cardona Diego Mauricio, Castrillón-Correa Laura Paulina, Castro-Henao Juliana, Suárez-Muñoz Juan Esteban, Serna-Suárez SaraCristina, Mora-Hernández Mateo Alejandro, Álvarez-Amaya Valeria, Rodriguez-Morales Alfonso J., Pecho-Silva Samuel , Paniz-Mondolfi Alberto, Mattar Salim

Clinical and epidemiological aspects of sporotrichosis: an overview of the cases reported in Europe and in Italy
Monno Rosa, Giannelli Giorgia, Fumarola Luciana

Human visceral leishmaniasis prevalence by different diagnostic methods in Latin America: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Gutiérrez-Ocampo Estefanía, Villamizar-Peña Rhuvi, Cortes-Bonilla Isabella, García-Zuluaga Luisa M., Holguin-Rivera Yeimer, Ospina-Arzuaga Harrison D., Cardona-Trujllo Maria Camila, Trejos-Mendoza Adrián E., Perez-Vargas Soffia, Arteaga-Livias Kovy, Zambrano Lysien I., Bonilla-Aldana D. Katterine, Perez-Garcia Luis A., Hernandez-Pereira Carlos E., Rodriguez-Morales Alfonso J., Paniz-Mondolfi Alberto, Delgado Olinda M.

Original article

Use of renin-angiotensin system inhibitors and clinical predictors of COVID-19 severity in a tertiary hospital in the city of Buenos Aires
Barochiner Jessica, Martínez Rocío, Roxana Patricia, Marín Marcos José, Ko Ery Ayelén, Osorno María Sol

Long-term clinical and serological follow-up of paediatric patients infected by SARS-CoV-2
Calitri Carmelina, Fantone Francesca, Benetti Stefania, Lupica Maria Maddalena, Ignaccolo Maria Giovanna, Banino Elena, Viano Alice, Pace Mariella, Castella Annalisa, Gaido Flavio, Garofalo Franco, ASLTO3 Study Groupon Paediatric COVID-19

Vitamin D plasma levels in patients with COVID-19: a case series
Lagadinou Maria, Zorbas Basileios, Velissaris Dimitrios

QuantiFERON-TB and tuberculin skin test in patients with active tuberculosis: the experience of a single medium-sized Italian University Hospital
Pasticci Maria Bruna, Papalini Chiara, Murgia Nicola, Papili Rita, Bucaneve Giampaolo, Malincarne Lisa, Bozza Silvia, Francisci Daniela, Cenci Elio

Outcome of HBV screening and vaccination in a migrant population in southern Italy
Mazzitelli Maria, Greco Giuseppe, Serapide Francesca, Scaglione Vincenzo, Morrone Helen, Marascio Nadia, Giancotti Aida, Liberto Maria Carla, Matera Giovanni, Trecarichi Enrico Maria, Torti Carlo

Prevalence of resistance-associated substitutions to NS3, NS5A and NS5B inhibitors at DAA-failure in hepatitis C virus in Italy from 2015 to 2019
Rossetti Barbara, Paglicci Lorenzo, Di Maio Velia C., Cassol Chiara, Barbaliscia Silvia, Paolucci Stefania, Bruzzone Bianca, Coppola Nicola, Montagnani Francesca, Micheli Valeria, Monno Laura, Zanelli Giacomo, Santantonio Teresa, Cuomo Nunzia, Caudai Cinzia, Zazzi Maurizio, Ceccherini-Silberstein Francesca,

Lesson learned from the 2017 measles outbreak in Italy: report from an emergency department
Spagnolello Ornella, Russo Alessandro, Borrazzo Cristian, D’Ettorre Gabriella, Ceccarelli Giancarlo

Case report

Severe systemic thrombosis in a young COVID-19 patient with a rare homozygous prothrombin G20210A mutation
Ramon Jose, Ciarallo Marianna, Di Stefano Mariantonietta, Sica Salvatore, Scarale Mariagrazia, D’Errico Maria, Corallo Fabio, Lo Caputo Sergio, Margaglione Maurizio, Santantonio Teresa

Cutaneous tuberculosis on the scalp: a case report
Hassunuma Carneiro Bruno, Palone André Gama, Celeira Zanlorenzi Carine Andrade, Bochnia Küster João Guilherme, Abreu Ducroquet Marcelo, de Barros João Adriano

Oligosymptomatic diphtheria infection in adults: two contacts of the Peruvian index case after 20 years without disease report
Montenegro-Idrogo Juan José, Resurrección-Delgado Cristhian, Sánchez-Álvarez César, Villarreal-Zerpa Marcelo, Morales-López Freddy, Vargas-Matos Iván, Chiappe-Gonzalez Alfredo Juan

Elbasvir/Grazoprevir combination therapy in a B-NHL patient with HCV genotype 1 infection
Sica Antonello, Spada Alessandro, Sagnelli Caterina, Verolino Pasquale, Mazzocca Annalisa, Sagnelli Evangelista, Colella Giuseppe, Guastafierro Salvatore, Marrone Aldo

The Infections in the History of Medicine

Historical pearls of HPV research: from condyloma to cervical cancer
Mavrommatis Evangelos, Lytsikas-Sarlis Pavlos, Troupis Theodoros

Controversies and lessons from the history of smallpox: the case of massive vaccination in British Corfu (1852)
Tsiamis Costas, Vrioni Georgia, Dimopoulou Chryssa, Poulakou-Rebelakou Effie, Anoyatis-Pelè Dimitrios, Tsakris Athanassios

Letters to the editor

Covid-19 pandemic and bats: a lucky symbol of evil fortune
Tsoucalas Gregory, Michaleas SpyrosN., Papaioannou TheodoreG., Karamanou Marianna

Universal screening for SARS-CoV-2 in pregnant women using a combination of antigen and RT-PCR testing
Kumar Anil, Kunjukutty Radhamany, Thaha Ameena, Srikumar Saranya, Madhusoodanan Haritha, David Sachin, Biswas Lalitha, Sathyapalan Dipu

How could Italy reach the HCV elimination by 2030?
Kondili Loreta A.

Valacyclovir for prevention and treatment of fetal CMV infection: inclusion in the Law 648/96 list and launch of the Italian multicentre observational prospective study “MEGAL-ITALI
Zammarchi Lorenzo, Lazzarotto Tiziana, Di Tommaso Mariarosaria, Tomasoni Lina, Pasquini Lucia, Galli Luisa, Simonazzi Giuliana, Castelli Francesco, Borchi Beatrice, Campolmi Irene, Ornaghi Sara, Bartoloni Alessandro, Andreoni Massimo, Pagano Immacolata, Petraglia Sandra, Ramenghi Luca, Clerici Pierangelo, Tavio Marcello, Trotta Michele

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