Publications by authors named "Meraida Polak"

24Publications

Genome-wide Analyses Identify KIF5A as a Novel ALS Gene.

Authors:
Aude Nicolas Kevin P Kenna Alan E Renton Nicola Ticozzi Faraz Faghri Ruth Chia Janice A Dominov Brendan J Kenna Mike A Nalls Pamela Keagle Alberto M Rivera Wouter van Rheenen Natalie A Murphy Joke J F A van Vugt Joshua T Geiger Rick A Van der Spek Hannah A Pliner Shankaracharya Bradley N Smith Giuseppe Marangi Simon D Topp Yevgeniya Abramzon Athina Soragia Gkazi John D Eicher Aoife Kenna Gabriele Mora Andrea Calvo Letizia Mazzini Nilo Riva Jessica Mandrioli Claudia Caponnetto Stefania Battistini Paolo Volanti Vincenzo La Bella Francesca L Conforti Giuseppe Borghero Sonia Messina Isabella L Simone Francesca Trojsi Fabrizio Salvi Francesco O Logullo Sandra D'Alfonso Lucia Corrado Margherita Capasso Luigi Ferrucci Cristiane de Araujo Martins Moreno Sitharthan Kamalakaran David B Goldstein Aaron D Gitler Tim Harris Richard M Myers Hemali Phatnani Rajeeva Lochan Musunuri Uday Shankar Evani Avinash Abhyankar Michael C Zody Julia Kaye Steven Finkbeiner Stacia K Wyman Alex LeNail Leandro Lima Ernest Fraenkel Clive N Svendsen Leslie M Thompson Jennifer E Van Eyk James D Berry Timothy M Miller Stephen J Kolb Merit Cudkowicz Emily Baxi Michael Benatar J Paul Taylor Evadnie Rampersaud Gang Wu Joanne Wuu Giuseppe Lauria Federico Verde Isabella Fogh Cinzia Tiloca Giacomo P Comi Gianni Sorarù Cristina Cereda Philippe Corcia Hannu Laaksovirta Liisa Myllykangas Lilja Jansson Miko Valori John Ealing Hisham Hamdalla Sara Rollinson Stuart Pickering-Brown Richard W Orrell Katie C Sidle Andrea Malaspina John Hardy Andrew B Singleton Janel O Johnson Sampath Arepalli Peter C Sapp Diane McKenna-Yasek Meraida Polak Seneshaw Asress Safa Al-Sarraj Andrew King Claire Troakes Caroline Vance Jacqueline de Belleroche Frank Baas Anneloor L M A Ten Asbroek José Luis Muñoz-Blanco Dena G Hernandez Jinhui Ding J Raphael Gibbs Sonja W Scholz Mary Kay Floeter Roy H Campbell Francesco Landi Robert Bowser Stefan M Pulst John M Ravits Daniel J L MacGowan Janine Kirby Erik P Pioro Roger Pamphlett James Broach Glenn Gerhard Travis L Dunckley Christopher B Brady Neil W Kowall Juan C Troncoso Isabelle Le Ber Kevin Mouzat Serge Lumbroso Terry D Heiman-Patterson Freya Kamel Ludo Van Den Bosch Robert H Baloh Tim M Strom Thomas Meitinger Aleksey Shatunov Kristel R Van Eijk Mamede de Carvalho Maarten Kooyman Bas Middelkoop Matthieu Moisse Russell L McLaughlin Michael A Van Es Markus Weber Kevin B Boylan Marka Van Blitterswijk Rosa Rademakers Karen E Morrison A Nazli Basak Jesús S Mora Vivian E Drory Pamela J Shaw Martin R Turner Kevin Talbot Orla Hardiman Kelly L Williams Jennifer A Fifita Garth A Nicholson Ian P Blair Guy A Rouleau Jesús Esteban-Pérez Alberto García-Redondo Ammar Al-Chalabi Ekaterina Rogaeva Lorne Zinman Lyle W Ostrow Nicholas J Maragakis Jeffrey D Rothstein Zachary Simmons Johnathan Cooper-Knock Alexis Brice Stephen A Goutman Eva L Feldman Summer B Gibson Franco Taroni Antonia Ratti Cinzia Gellera Philip Van Damme Wim Robberecht Pietro Fratta Mario Sabatelli Christian Lunetta Albert C Ludolph Peter M Andersen Jochen H Weishaupt William Camu John Q Trojanowski Vivianna M Van Deerlin Robert H Brown Leonard H van den Berg Jan H Veldink Matthew B Harms Jonathan D Glass David J Stone Pentti Tienari Vincenzo Silani Adriano Chiò Christopher E Shaw Bryan J Traynor John E Landers

Neuron 2018 03;97(6):1268-1283.e6

Department of Neurology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01605, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neuron.2018.02.027DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5867896PMC
March 2018

Predicting disease progression in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Ann Clin Transl Neurol 2016 11 7;3(11):866-875. Epub 2016 Sep 7.

Origent Data Sciences, Inc. Vienna Virginia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/acn3.348DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5099532PMC
November 2016

Comparative analysis of C9orf72 and sporadic disease in an ALS clinic population.

Neurology 2016 Sep 3;87(10):1024-30. Epub 2016 Aug 3.

From the Center for Neurodegenerative Disease (M.E.U., W.H., M.G., J.D.G.), Department of Neurology (M.E.U., C.F., Y.L., M.P., L.S., W.H., M.G., J.D.G.), and Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (M.G., J.D.G.), Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA; and the Department of Neurology (J.E.L.), University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000003067DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5027809PMC
September 2016

Genome-wide association analyses identify new risk variants and the genetic architecture of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Authors:
Wouter van Rheenen Aleksey Shatunov Annelot M Dekker Russell L McLaughlin Frank P Diekstra Sara L Pulit Rick A A van der Spek Urmo Võsa Simone de Jong Matthew R Robinson Jian Yang Isabella Fogh Perry Tc van Doormaal Gijs H P Tazelaar Max Koppers Anna M Blokhuis William Sproviero Ashley R Jones Kevin P Kenna Kristel R van Eijk Oliver Harschnitz Raymond D Schellevis William J Brands Jelena Medic Androniki Menelaou Alice Vajda Nicola Ticozzi Kuang Lin Boris Rogelj Katarina Vrabec Metka Ravnik-Glavač Blaž Koritnik Janez Zidar Lea Leonardis Leja Dolenc Grošelj Stéphanie Millecamps François Salachas Vincent Meininger Mamede de Carvalho Susana Pinto Jesus S Mora Ricardo Rojas-García Meraida Polak Siddharthan Chandran Shuna Colville Robert Swingler Karen E Morrison Pamela J Shaw John Hardy Richard W Orrell Alan Pittman Katie Sidle Pietro Fratta Andrea Malaspina Simon Topp Susanne Petri Susanne Abdulla Carsten Drepper Michael Sendtner Thomas Meyer Roel A Ophoff Kim A Staats Martina Wiedau-Pazos Catherine Lomen-Hoerth Vivianna M Van Deerlin John Q Trojanowski Lauren Elman Leo McCluskey A Nazli Basak Ceren Tunca Hamid Hamzeiy Yesim Parman Thomas Meitinger Peter Lichtner Milena Radivojkov-Blagojevic Christian R Andres Cindy Maurel Gilbert Bensimon Bernhard Landwehrmeyer Alexis Brice Christine A M Payan Safaa Saker-Delye Alexandra Dürr Nicholas W Wood Lukas Tittmann Wolfgang Lieb Andre Franke Marcella Rietschel Sven Cichon Markus M Nöthen Philippe Amouyel Christophe Tzourio Jean-François Dartigues Andre G Uitterlinden Fernando Rivadeneira Karol Estrada Albert Hofman Charles Curtis Hylke M Blauw Anneke J van der Kooi Marianne de Visser An Goris Markus Weber Christopher E Shaw Bradley N Smith Orietta Pansarasa Cristina Cereda Roberto Del Bo Giacomo P Comi Sandra D'Alfonso Cinzia Bertolin Gianni Sorarù Letizia Mazzini Viviana Pensato Cinzia Gellera Cinzia Tiloca Antonia Ratti Andrea Calvo Cristina Moglia Maura Brunetti Simona Arcuti Rosa Capozzo Chiara Zecca Christian Lunetta Silvana Penco Nilo Riva Alessandro Padovani Massimiliano Filosto Bernard Muller Robbert Jan Stuit Ian Blair Katharine Zhang Emily P McCann Jennifer A Fifita Garth A Nicholson Dominic B Rowe Roger Pamphlett Matthew C Kiernan Julian Grosskreutz Otto W Witte Thomas Ringer Tino Prell Beatrice Stubendorff Ingo Kurth Christian A Hübner P Nigel Leigh Federico Casale Adriano Chio Ettore Beghi Elisabetta Pupillo Rosanna Tortelli Giancarlo Logroscino John Powell Albert C Ludolph Jochen H Weishaupt Wim Robberecht Philip Van Damme Lude Franke Tune H Pers Robert H Brown Jonathan D Glass John E Landers Orla Hardiman Peter M Andersen Philippe Corcia Patrick Vourc'h Vincenzo Silani Naomi R Wray Peter M Visscher Paul I W de Bakker Michael A van Es R Jeroen Pasterkamp Cathryn M Lewis Gerome Breen Ammar Al-Chalabi Leonard H van den Berg Jan H Veldink

Nat Genet 2016 09 25;48(9):1043-8. Epub 2016 Jul 25.

Department of Neurology, Brain Center Rudolf Magnus, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, the Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ng.3622DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5556360PMC
September 2016

NEK1 variants confer susceptibility to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Nat Genet 2016 09 25;48(9):1037-42. Epub 2016 Jul 25.

Department of Neurology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ng.3626DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5560030PMC
September 2016

Transplantation of spinal cord-derived neural stem cells for ALS: Analysis of phase 1 and 2 trials.

Neurology 2016 Jul 29;87(4):392-400. Epub 2016 Jun 29.

From the Departments of Neurology (J.D.G., M.P., J.B., C.F.) and Neurosurgery (N.M.B., J.R., T.F.), Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta; Center for Nursing Data Science (V.S.H.), Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Emory University, Atlanta, GA; Neuralstem, Inc. (K.J., T.H.), Germantown, MD; Department of Neurology, Neurological Clinical Research Institute (M.C., N.A.), and Department of Neurosurgery (L.F.B.), Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston; Department of Neurology (S.B.R.), Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA; and Departments of Neurosurgery (P.G.P.) and Neurology (J.D., P.G.P., S.A.G., E.L.F.), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000002889DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4977116PMC
July 2016

CCNF mutations in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and frontotemporal dementia.

Nat Commun 2016 Apr 15;7:11253. Epub 2016 Apr 15.

Department of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales 2109, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms11253DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4835537PMC
April 2016

Antecedent Disease is Less Prevalent in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.

Neurodegener Dis 2015 20;15(2):109-13. Epub 2015 Feb 20.

Department of Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University, Atlanta, Ga., USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000369812DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4417009PMC
January 2016

Analysis of graft survival in a trial of stem cell transplant in ALS.

Ann Clin Transl Neurol 2014 Nov 22;1(11):900-8. Epub 2014 Oct 22.

Department of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine Atlanta, Georgia ; Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine Atlanta, Georgia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/acn3.134DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4265061PMC
November 2014

Intraspinal stem cell transplantation in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a phase I trial, cervical microinjection, and final surgical safety outcomes.

Neurosurgery 2014 Jan;74(1):77-87

*Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia; ‡Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia; §Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan; ¶Neuralstem, Inc, Rockville, Maryland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1227/NEU.0000000000000156DOI Listing
January 2014

ALS Untangled No. 20: the Deanna protocol.

Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2013 May 2;14(4):319-23. Epub 2013 May 2.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/21678421.2013.788405DOI Listing
May 2013

A novel ALS SOD1 C6S mutation with implications for aggregation related toxicity and genetic counseling.

Amyotroph Lateral Scler 2011 May 12;12(3):215-9. Epub 2010 Nov 12.

Department of Neurology, Center for Neurodegenerative Disease, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/17482968.2010.531279DOI Listing
May 2011

Preventing familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: is a clinical trial feasible?

J Neurol Sci 2006 Dec 26;251(1-2):3-9. Epub 2006 Sep 26.

Department of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jns.2006.05.069DOI Listing
December 2006

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is a distal axonopathy: evidence in mice and man.

Exp Neurol 2004 Feb;185(2):232-40

Department of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.expneurol.2003.10.004DOI Listing
February 2004