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Elena Levantini, PhD


  • Zhang H, Alberich-Jorda M, Amabile G, Yang H, Staber PB, Di Ruscio A, Diruscio A, Welner RS, Ebralidze A, Zhang J, Levantini E, Lefebvre V, Valk PJ, Delwel R, Hoogenkamp M, Nerlov C, Cammenga J, Saez B, Scadden DT, Bonifer C, Ye M, Tenen DG.Sox4 is a key oncogenic target in C/EBPα mutant acute myeloid leukemia.Cancer Cell. 2013 Nov 11;24(5):575-88.
  • Ye M, Zhang H, Amabile G, Yang H, Staber PB, Zhang P, Levantini E, Alberich-Jordà M, Zhang J, Kawasaki A, Tenen DG.C/EBPa controls acquisition and maintenance of adult haematopoietic stem cell quiescence.Nat Cell Biol. 2013 Apr;15(4):385-94.
  • O'Brien KB, Alberich-Jordà M, Yadav N, Kocher O, Diruscio A, Ebralidze A, Levantini E, Sng NJ, Bhasin M, Caron T, Kim D, Steidl U, Huang G, Halmos B, Rodig SJ, Bedford MT, Tenen DG, Kobayashi S.CARM1 is required for proper control of proliferation and differentiation of pulmonary epithelial cells.Development. 2010 Jul;137(13):2147-56.
  • Bassères DS, Ebbs A, Levantini E, Baldwin AS.Requirement of the NF-kappaB subunit p65/RelA for K-Ras-induced lung tumorigenesis.Cancer Res. 2010 May 1;70(9):3537-46.
  • Guibal FC, Alberich-Jorda M, Hirai H, Ebralidze A, Levantini E, Di Ruscio A, Zhang P, Santana-Lemos BA, Neuberg D, Wagers AJ, Rego EM, Tenen DG.Identification of a myeloid committed progenitor as the cancer-initiating cell in acute promyelocytic leukemia.Blood. 2009 Dec 24;114(27):5415-25.
  • Koschmieder S,Halmos B,Levantini E,Tenen DG.Dysregulation of the C/EBPalpha differentiation pathway in human cancer.J Clin Oncol. 2009 Feb 1;27(4):619-28. Review.
  • Peter Y,Comellas A,Levantini E,Ingenito EP,Shapiro SD.Epidermal growth factor receptor and claudin-2 participate in A549 permeability and remodeling: implications for non-small cell lung cancer tumor colonization.Mol Carcinog. 2009 Jun;48(6):488-97.
  • Koschmieder S, D'Alo F, Radomska H, Schoneich C, Chang JS, Konopleva M, Kobayashi S, Levantini E, Suh N, Di Ruscio A, Voso MT, Watt JC, Santhanam R, Sargin B, Kantarjian H, Andreeff M, Sporn MB, Perrotti D, Berdel WE, Muller-Tidow C, Serve H, Tenen DG.CDDO induces granulocytic differentiation of myeloid leukemic blasts through translational up-regulation of p42 CCAAT enhancer binding protein alpha.Blood. 2007 Nov 15;110(10):3695-705.
  • Kubo S, Levantini E, Kobayashi S, Kocher O, Halmos B, Tenen DG, Takahashi M.Three-dimensional magnetic resonance microscopy of pulmonary solitary tumors in transgenic mice.Magn Reson Med. 2006 Sep;56(3):698-703.
  • Bassres DS, Levantini E, Ji H, Monti S, Elf S, Dayaram T, Fenyus M, Kocher O, Golub T, Wong KK, Halmos B, Tenen DG.Respiratory failure due to differentiation arrest and expansion of alveolar cells following lung-specific loss of the transcription factor C/EBPalpha in mice.Mol Cell Biol. 2006 Feb;26(3):1109-23.
  • Zhang P, Iwasaki-Arai J, Iwasaki H, Fenyus ML, Dayaram T, Owens BM, Shigematsu H, Levantini E, Huettner CS, Lekstrom-Himes JA, Akashi K, Tenen DG.Enhancement of hematopoietic stem cell repopulating capacity and self-renewal in the absence of the transcription factor C/EBP alpha.Immunity. 2004 Dec;21(6):853-63.
  • Levantini E, Giorgetti A, Cerisoli F, Traggiai E, Guidi A, Martin R, Acampora D, Aplan PD, Keller G, Simeone A, Iscove NN, Hoang T, Magli MC.Unsuspected role of the brain morphogenetic gene Otx1 in hematopoiesis.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2003 Sep 2;100(18):10299-303.
  • Cairns LA, Moroni E, Levantini E, Giorgetti A, Klinger FG, Ronzoni S, Tatangelo L, Tiveron C, De Felici M, Dolci S, Magli MC, Giglioni B, Ottolenghi S.Kit regulatory elements required for expression in developing hematopoietic and germ cell lineages.Blood. 2003 Dec 1;102(12):3954-62.
  • Revoltella RP, Laricchia Robbio L, Vikinge T, Pardi E, Levantini E, Beffy P.Human GM-CSF interaction with the alpha-chain of its receptor studied using surface plasmon resonance.Biosens Bioelectron. 1999 Jun 30;14(6):555-67.
  • Magli MC, Levantini E, Giorgetti A.Developmental potential of somatic stem cells in mammalian adults.J Hematother Stem Cell Res. 2000 Dec;9(6):961-9.