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Dr.Carolina Scagnolari
Department of Molecular Medicine, Laboratory of Virology
Sapienza University of Rome,

Email: carolina.scagnolari@uniroma1.it


2008   Postgraduate MD specialization course in Microbiology and Virology, “SAPIENZA” University of Rome, Italy
2006   Ph.D., “SAPIENZA” University of Rome, Italy
2000   Bachelor of Biological Sciences, “SAPIENZA” University of Rome, Italy


  1. Nicolai A, Nenna R, Stefanelli P, Carannante A, Schiavariello C, Pierangeli A, Scagnolari C, Moretti C, Papoff P, Bonci E, Ferrara M, Papasso S, Midulla F.Bordetella pertussis in infants hospitalized for acute respiratory symptoms remains a concern. BMC Infect Dis. 2013;13(1):526.
  2. Pierangeli A, Ciccozzi M, Chiavelli S, Concato C, Giovanetti M, Cella E, Spano L, Scagnolari C, Moretti C, Papoff P, Muraca M, Midulla F, Antonelli G. Molecular epidemiology and genetic diversity of human rhinovirus affecting hospitalized children in Rome. Med Microbiol Immunol. 2013;202(4):303-11.
  3. Scagnolari C, Antonelli G. Antiviral activity of the interferon α family: biological and pharmacological aspects of the treatment of chronic hepatitis C. Expert Opin Biol Ther. 2013;13(5):693-711.
  4. Scagnolari C, Caputo B, Trombetti S, Cacciotti G, Soldà A, Spano L, Villari P, della Torre A, Nowotny N, Antonelli G. Usutu virus growth in human cell lines: induction of and sensitivity to type I and III interferons. J Gen Virol. 2013;94(Pt 4):789-95.
  5. Riva E, Scagnolari C, Monteleone K, Selvaggi C, Picardi A, Mazzarelli C, Pizzigallo E, Vincenzi B, Carducci A, Antonaci S, Giannelli G, Antonelli G. Interleukin-28B (IL-28B) single-nucleotide polymorphisms and interferon plus ribavirin treatment outcome in Italian chronically HCV-infected patients. J Viral Hepat. 2012;19(9):650-3.
  6. Pierangeli A, Scagnolari C, Selvaggi C, Cannella F, Riva E, Impagnatiello A, Bernardi G, Ciardi A, Moschella CM, Antonelli G, Indinnimeo M. High detection rate of human papillomavirus in anal brushings from women attending a proctology clinic. J Infect. 2012;65(3):255-61.
  7. Scagnolari C, Midulla F, Selvaggi C, Monteleone K, Bonci E, Papoff P, Cangiano G, Di Marco P, Moretti C, Pierangeli A, Antonelli G. Evaluation of viral load in  infants hospitalized with bronchiolitis caused by respiratory syncytial virus. Med Microbiol Immunol. 2012;201(3):311-7.
  8. Visentini M, Conti V, Cagliuso M, Siciliano G, Scagnolari C, Casato M, Fiorilli M. Persistence of a large population of exhausted monoclonal B cells in mixed cryoglobuliemia after the eradication of hepatitis C virus infection. J Clin Immunol. 2012;32(4):729-35.
  9. Scagnolari C, Midulla F, Riva E, Monteleone K, Solimini A, Bonci E, Cangiano G, Papoff P, Moretti C, Pierangeli A, Antonelli G. Evaluation of interleukin 28B  single nucleotide polymorphisms in infants suffering from bronchiolitis. Virus Res. 2012;165(2):236-40.
  10. Scagnolari C, Trombetti S, Soldà A, Milella M, Gaeta GB, Angarano G, Scotto G, Caporaso N, Morisco F, Cozzolongo R, Giannelli G, Fasano M, Santantonio T, Antonelli G. Development and specificities of anti-interferon neutralizing antibodies in patients with chronic hepatitis C treated with pegylated interferon-α. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2012;18(10):1033-9.
  11. Nenna R, Papoff P, Moretti C, Pierangeli A, Sabatino G, Costantino F, Soscia F, Cangiano G, Ferro V, Mennini M, Salvadei S, Scagnolari C, Antonelli G, Midulla F. Detection of respiratory viruses in the 2009 winter season in Rome: 2009 influenza A (H1N1) complications in children and concomitant type 1 diabetes onset. Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol. 2011;24(3):651-9.
  12. Pierangeli A, Scagnolari C, Selvaggi C, Monteleone K, Verzaro S, Nenna R, Cangiano G, Moretti C, Papoff P, Antonelli G, Midulla F. Virological and clinical characterization of respiratory infections in children attending an emergency department during the first autumn-winter circulation of pandemic A (H1N1) 2009 influenza virus. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2012;18(4):366-73.
  13. Pierangeli A, Scagnolari C, Selvaggi C, Verzaro S, Spina MT, Bresciani E, Antonelli G, Bertazzoni G. Rhinovirus frequently detected in elderly adults attending an emergency department. J Med Virol. 2011;83(11):2043-7.
  14. Midulla F, Pierangeli A, Cangiano G, Bonci E, Salvadei S, Scagnolari C, Moretti C, Antonelli G, Ferro V, Papoff P. Rhinovirus bronchiolitis and recurrent wheezing: 1-year follow-up. Eur Respir J. 2012;39(2):396-402.
  15. Pierangeli A, Degener AM, Ferreri ML, Riva E, Rizzo B, Turriziani O, Luciani S, Scagnolari C, Antonelli G. Interferon-induced gene expression in cervical mucosa during human papillomavirus infection. Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol. 2011;24(1):217-23.
  16. Scagnolari C, Trombetti S, Selvaggi C, Carbone T, Monteleone K, Spano L, Di Marco P, Pierangeli A, Maggi F, Riva E, Antonelli G. In vitro sensitivity of human metapneumovirus to type I interferons. Viral Immunol. 2011;24(2):159-64.
  17. Papoff P, Moretti C, Cangiano G, Bonci E, Roggini M, Pierangeli A, ScagnolariC, Antonelli G, Midulla F. Incidence and predisposing factors for severe disease in previously healthy term infants experiencing their first episode of bronchiolitis. Acta Paediatr. 2011;100(7):e17-23.
  18. Scagnolari C, Trombetti S, Soldà A, Selvaggi C, Monteleone K, Spano L, Pierangeli A, Clementi M, Turriziani O, Antonelli G. Pandemic 2009 H1N1 influenza virus is resistant to the antiviral activity of several interferon alpha subtypes. J Interferon Cytokine Res. 2011;31(6):475-9.
  19. De Rossi A, Zanchetta M, Vitone F, Antonelli G, Bagnarelli P, Buonaguro L, Capobianchi MR, Clementi M, Abbate I, Canducci F, Monachetti A, Riva E, Rozera G, Scagnolari C, Tagliamonte M, Re MC; SIVIM (Italian Society of Medical Virology) Group. Quantitative HIV-1 proviral DNA detection: a multicentre analysis. New Microbiol. 2010;33(4):293-302.
  20. Scagnolari C, Zingariello P, Vecchiet J, Selvaggi C, Racciatti D, Taliani G, Riva E, Pizzigallo E, Antonelli G. Differential expression of interferon-induced microRNAs in patients with chronic hepatitis C virus infection treated with pegylated interferon alpha. Virol J. 2010;7:311.
  21. Pierangeli A, Scagnolari C, Gentile M, Spina MT, Iudicello A, Bertazzoni G, Antonelli G. Virological diagnosis of respiratory virus infection in patients attending an emergency department during the influenza season. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2010 ;16(4):391-3.
  22. Midulla F, Scagnolari C, Bonci E, Pierangeli A, Antonelli G, De Angelis D, Berardi R, Moretti C. Respiratory syncytial virus, human bocavirus and rhinovirus bronchiolitis in infants. Arch Dis Child. 2010;95(1):35-41.