Chiara Merigliano

Postdoctoral Scholar - Research Associate
Chiara Merigliano
Pronouns She / Her / Hers Email meriglia@usc.edu
  • Journal Article

    • Palumbieri, M. D., Merigliano, C., González-Acosta, D., Kuster, D., Krietsch, J., Stoy, H., von, T., Ulferts, S., Welter, B., Frey, J., Doerdelmann, C., Sanchi, A., Grosse, R., Chiolo, I., Lopes, M. (2023). Nuclear actin polymerization rapidly mediates replication fork remodeling upon stress by limiting PrimPol activity. Nature communications. Vol. 14 (1), pp. 7819. PubMed Web Address
    • Miller, J. M., Prange, S., Ji, H., Rau, A. R., Khodaverdian, V. Y., Li, X., Patel, A., Butova, N., Lutter, A., Chung, H., Merigliano, C., Rawal, C. C., Hanscom, T., McVey, M., Chiolo, I. (2023). Alternative end-joining results in smaller deletions in heterochromatin relative to euchromatin. bioRxiv : the preprint server for biology. PubMed Web Address
    • La, M., Merigliano, C., Maccaroni, K., Chojnowski, A., Goh, W. I., Giubettini, M., Vernì, F., Capanni, C., Rhodes, D., Wright, G., Burke, B., Soddu, S., Burla, R., Saggio, I. (2022). Combined alteration of lamin and nuclear morphology influences the localization of the tumor-associated factor AKTIP. Journal of experimental & clinical cancer research : CR. Vol. 41 (1), pp. 273. PubMed Web Address
    • Mascolo, E., Liguori, F., Merigliano, C., Schiano, L., Gnocchini, E., Pilesi, E., Volonté, C., Di, M. L., Contestabile, R., Tramonti, A., Vernì, F. (2022). Vitamin B6 rescues insulin resistance and glucose-induced DNA damage caused by reduced activity of Drosophila PI3K. Journal of cellular physiology. Vol. 237 (9), pp. 3578-3586. PubMed Web Address
    • Merigliano, C., Chiolo, I. (2021). Multi-scale dynamics of heterochromatin repair. Current opinion in genetics & development. Vol. 71,pp. 206-215. PubMed Web Address
    • Merigliano, C., Burla, R., La, M., Del, S., Teo, H., Liew, C. W., Chojnowski, A., Goh, W. I., Olmos, Y., Maccaroni, K., Giubettini, M., Chiolo, I., Carlton, J. G., Raimondo, D., Vernì, F., Stewart, C. L., Rhodes, D., Wright, G. D., Burke, B. E., Saggio, I. (2021). AKTIP interacts with ESCRT I and is needed for the recruitment of ESCRT III subunits to the midbody. PLoS genetics. Vol. 17 (8), pp. e1009757. PubMed Web Address
    • Mascolo, E., Liguori, F., Stufera, L., Amoroso, N., Merigliano, C., Amadio, S., Volonté, C., Contestabile, R., Tramonti, A., Vernì, F. (2021). Functional Inactivation of Drosophila GCK Orthologs Causes Genomic Instability and Oxidative Stress in a Fly Model of MODY-2. International journal of molecular sciences. Vol. 22 (2) PubMed Web Address
    • Mascolo, E., Amoroso, N., Saggio, I., Merigliano, C., Vernì, F. (2020). Pyridoxine/pyridoxamine 5′-phosphate oxidase (Sgll/PNPO) is important for DNA integrity and glucose homeostasis maintenance in Drosophila. Journal of cellular physiology. Vol. 235 (1), pp. 504-512. PubMed Web Address
    • Mascolo, E., Barile, A., Mecarelli, L. S., Amoroso, N., Merigliano, C., Massimi, A., Saggio, I., Hansen, T., Tramonti, A., Di, M. L., Barbetti, F., Contestabile, R., Vernì, F. (2019). The expression of four pyridoxal kinase (PDXK) human variants in Drosophila impacts on genome integrity. Scientific reports. Vol. 9 (1), pp. 14188. PubMed Web Address
    • Merigliano, C., Mascolo, E., Cesta, A., Saggio, I., Vernì, F. (2019). A new role for Drosophila Aurora-A in maintaining chromosome integrity. Chromosoma. Vol. 128 (1), pp. 41-52. PubMed Web Address
    • Burla, R., La, M., Merigliano, C., Vernì, F., Saggio, I. (2018). Genomic instability and DNA replication defects in progeroid syndromes. Nucleus (Austin, Tex.). Vol. 9 (1), pp. 368-379. PubMed Web Address
    • La, M., Merigliano, C., Burla, R., Mottini, C., Zanetti, G., Del, S., Carcuro, M., Virdia, I., Bucciarelli, E., Manni, I., Vinciguerra, G. R., Piaggio, G., Riminucci, M., Cumano, A., Bartolazzi, A., Vernì, F., Soddu, S., Gatti, M., Saggio, I. (2018). Mice with reduced expression of the telomere-associated protein Ft1 develop p53-sensitive progeroid traits. Aging cell. Vol. 17 (4), pp. e12730. PubMed Web Address
    • Merigliano, C., Mascolo, E., La, M., Saggio, I., Vernì, F. (2018). Protective role of vitamin B6 (PLP) against DNA damage in Drosophila models of type 2 diabetes. Scientific reports. Vol. 8 (1), pp. 11432. PubMed Web Address
    • Burla, R., La, M., Zanetti, G., Bastianelli, A., Merigliano, C., Del, S., Vercelli, A., Di, F., Boido, M., Vernì, F., Saggio, I. (2018). p53-Sensitive Epileptic Behavior and Inflammation in Ft1 Hypomorphic Mice. Frontiers in genetics. Vol. 9,pp. 581. PubMed Web Address
    • Merigliano, C., Mascolo, E., Burla, R., Saggio, I., Vernì, F. (2018). The Relationship Between Vitamin B6, Diabetes and Cancer. Frontiers in genetics. Vol. 9,pp. 388. PubMed Web Address
    • Merigliano, C., Marzio, A., Renda, F., Somma, M. P., Gatti, M., Vernì, F. (2017). A Role for the Twins Protein Phosphatase (PP2A-B55) in the Maintenance of Drosophila Genome Integrity. Genetics. Vol. 205 (3), pp. 1151-1167. PubMed Web Address
    • Bianchi, F. T., Tocco, C., Pallavicini, G., Liu, Y., Vernì, F., Merigliano, C., Bonaccorsi, S., El-Assawy, N., Priano, L., Gai, M., Berto, G. E., Chiotto, A. M., Sgrò, F., Caramello, A., Tasca, L., Ala, U., Neri, F., Oliviero, S., Mauro, A., Geley, S., Gatti, M., Di, F. (2017). Citron Kinase Deficiency Leads to Chromosomal Instability and TP53-Sensitive Microcephaly. Cell reports. Vol. 18 (7), pp. 1674-1686. PubMed Web Address
    • Marzio, A., Merigliano, C., Gatti, M., Vernì, F. (2014). Sugar and chromosome stability: clastogenic effects of sugars in vitamin B6-deficient cells. PLoS genetics. Vol. 10 (3), pp. e1004199. PubMed Web Address