Resident Scholarship

Publications by Neurology residents during residency


  1. Ghazaleh, D. "Morphological Characteristics of Ruptured Brain Aneurysms: A Systematic Literature Review and Meta-Analysis." Stroke: Vascular and Interventional Neurology Journal. Published 1/25/2023.
  2. Shoaib Khah, M; Nwaedozie, S; Shogren, S; Malovrh, R; Surendran, S. "Acute Hypoxia From Different Clinical Entities Can Potentially Break the Heart: Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy." Wisconsin Medical Journal. 2023 Mar; 122(1):70-73.
  3. Fassel, M; Ong, J; Galet, C; Wibbenmeyer, L. "Identifying and Assisting Burn Patients and Their Families with Needs Through Administration of an Assessment Tool on Admission." J Burn Care Res. 2023 Jan 5; 44(1):114-120.
  4. Weber, M; Kerr, G; Thangavel, R; Conlon, M; Abdelmotilib, H; Halhouli, O; Zhang, Q; Geerling, J; Narayanan, N; Aldridge, G. "Alpha-synuclein pre-formed fibrils injected into prefrontal cortex primarily spread to cortical and subcortical structures and lead to isolated behavioral symptoms." bioRxiv. 2023 May 15;2023.01.31.526365.
  5. Davis, TS; Luo, F; Xie, SJ; Muro-Fuentes, E; Rodrigues, EB. "Evaluating Adherence to Diabetic Retinopathy Care in an Urban Ophthalmology Clinic Utilizing the Compliance with Annual Diabetic Eye Exams Survey." Cureus. 2023 Jan 23;15(1):e34083.
  6. Reasoner, B; Boes, A; Geerling, J. "Sustained, Effortless Weight Loss after Damage to the Left Frontoinsular Cortex: A Case Report." Case Rep Neurol. 2023 Mar 28;15(1):63-68.
  7. Walsh, M; Wasko, N; Simms, AJ; Hodges, J. "Splenic abscess caused by Cutibacterium acnes in a patient with multiple tooth extractions." BMJ Case Rep. 2023 Jan 25;16(1):e250486.


  1. Fassel M, Ong JE, Galet C, Oral R, Wibbenmeyer L. “Identifying and assisting burn patients and their families with needs through administration of an assessment tool on admission." Accepted for publication in the Journal of Burn Care and Research. Jul 2022.
  2. Jacob E Rysted, Zhihong Lin, Grant C Walters, Adam J Rauckhorst, Maria Noterman, Guanghao Liu, Eric B Taylor, Stefan Strack, Yuriy M Usachev. Distinct properties of Ca 2+ efflux from brain, heart and liver mitochondria: The effects of Na +, Li + and the mitochondrial Na +/Ca 2+ exchange inhibitor CGP37157. Cell Calcium. 2021 Jun;96:102382.  doi: 10.1016/j.ceca.2021.102382. Epub 2021 Feb 22.
  3. Sunny C Huang, Thomas K Pak, Cameron P Graber, Charles C Searby, Guanghao Liu, Jennifer Marcy, Alexandra K Yaszemski, Kurt Bedell, Emily Bui, Stanley Perlman, Qihong Zhang, Kai Wang, Val C Sheffield, Calvin S Carter. An open source and convenient method for the wide-spread testing of COVID-19 using deep throat sputum samples. PeerJ. 2022 May 10;10:e13277. doi: 10.7717/peerj.13277. eCollection 2022.
  4. Guanghao Liu, Jennifer Hrabe, Rolando Sanchez-Sanchez. Colostomy as a Definitive Treatment in an Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Patient with Acute Colonic Pseudo-Obstruction Refractory to Medical Management. BMC neurology, in print.
  5. Garg A, Elmashala A, Roeder H, Ortega-Gutierrez S. Endovascular coiling versus neurosurgical clipping for treatment of ruptured and unruptured intracranial aneurysms during pregnancy and postpartum period. J Neurointerv Surg. 2022 May 4:neurintsurg-2022-018705. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2022-018705. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35508381.


  1. González Otárula KA, Balaguera P, Schuele S. Ambulatory EEG to Classify the Epilepsy Syndrome. J Clin Neurophysiol. 2021 Mar 1;38(2):87-91.
  2. Duke SM, González Otárula KA, Canales T, Lu E, Stout A, Ghearing GR, Sajatovic M. A systematic literature review of health disparities among rural people with epilepsy (RPWE) in the United States and Canada. Epilepsy Behav. 2021 Jul 9.
  3. Mikhaeil-Demo Y, González Otárula KA, Bachman EM, Schuele SU. Indications and yield of ambulatory EEG recordings. Epileptic Disord. 2021 Feb 1;23(1):94-103.
  4. Benjumeda M, Tan YL, González Otárula KA, Chandramohan D, Chang EF, Hall JA, Bielza C, Larrañaga P, Kobayashi E, Knowlton RC. Patient specific prediction of temporal lobe epilepsy surgical outcomes. Epilepsia. 2021 Jul 18.
  5. Lam J, DuBois JM, Rowley J, Rousset OG, González-Otárula KA, Soucy JP, Massarweh G, Hall JA, Guiot MC, Zimmermann M, Minuzzi L, Rosa-Neto P, Kobayashi E. In vivo hippocampal cornu ammonis 1-3 glutamatergic abnormalities are associated with temporal lobe epilepsy surgery outcomes. Epilepsia. 2021 Jul;62(7):1559-1568.
  6. Garg, A., Farooqui, M., Zevallos, C., Quispe-Orozco, D., Mendez-Ruiz, A., Zaidat, O., Ortega-Gutierrez, S (2021). Carotid Artery Angioplasty Versus Stenting for Management of Acute Tandem Occlusions. Accepted in Journal of the Neurological Sciences.
  7. Garg, A., Starr, M., Rocha, M., & Ortega-Gutierrez, S. (2021). Early Risk of Readmission Following Hospitalization for Reversible Cerebral Vasoconstriction Syndrome. Neurology, 96(24), e2912-e2919.
  8. Garg, A., & Ortega-Gutierrez, S. (2021). Reply to the letter to the editor regarding “predictors and outcomes of hemorrhagic stroke in reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome”. Journal of the Neurological Sciences, 424.
  9. Garg, A., & Shaban, A. (2021). Reply to the Letter by Chun et al: Response to Differential Risk Factors of Ischemic Stroke. Cerebrovascular Diseases, 1-2.
  10. Garg, A., Limaye, K., Shaban, A., Adams, H. P., & Leira, E. C. (2021). Transient global amnesia does not increase the risk of subsequent ischemic stroke: a propensity score-matched analysis. Journal of Neurology, 1-6.
  11. Garg A. Prevalence of Mimics and Severe Comorbidity in Patients with Clinically Suspected Transient Global Amnesia. PracticeUpdate website. Available at: Accessed June 04, 2021.
  12. Garg, A., Starr, M., Rocha, M., & Ortega-Gutierrez, S. (2021). Predictors and outcomes of ischemic stroke in reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome. Journal of Neurology, 1-6.
  13. Garg, A., Rocha, M., Starr, M., & Ortega-Gutierrez, S. (2021). Predictors and outcomes of hemorrhagic stroke in reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome. Journal of the Neurological Sciences, 421, 117312.
  14. Garg, A., Limaye, K., Shaban, A., Leira, E. C., & Adams, H. P. (2021). Risk of Ischemic Stroke after an Inpatient Hospitalization for Transient Ischemic Attack in the United States. Neuroepidemiology, 55(1), 40-46.
  15. Garg, A., Bathla, G., Molian, V., Limaye, K., Hasan, D., Leira, E. C., ... & Shaban, A. (2020). Differential risk factors and outcomes of ischemic stroke due to cervical artery dissection in young adults. Cerebrovascular Diseases, 49(5), 509-515.
  16. Maljaars, J., Garg, A., Molian, V., Leira, E. C., Adams, H. P., & Shaban, A. (2021). The Intracerebral Hemorrhage Score Overestimates Mortality in Young Adults. Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases, 30(9), 105963.
  17. Liu, Guanghao. "Fyn depletion ameliorates Tau P301L induced neuropathology.” Oral presentation at the 3rd edition of International Webinar on Aging and Rejuvenation.
  18. Roa JA, Fakih R, Zanaty M, Pazour A, Howard MA, Hasan DM, Samaniego EA. Quantitative Assessment of Ventriculostomy-Related Hemorrhage: A Volume-Based Classification System to Predict New Neurological Symptoms. Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2021 Jan 13;20(2):198-205.
  19. Mendez AA, Mendez-Ruiz A, Fakih R, Farooqui M, Dandapat S, Ortega-Gutierrez S. Combined Transradial and Transfemoral Approach Using a Compliant Balloon for Emboli Protection at the Vertebral Artery During Subclavian Stenosis Stenting: 2-Dimensional Operative Video. Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2021 Apr 15;20(5): E376-E377.
  20. Liu, Guanghao et al. Fyn-tau Ablation Modifies PTZ-Indced Seizures and Post-seizure Hallmarks of Early Epileptogenesis. 
  21. Liu, Guanghao et al. Distinct properties of Ca2+ efflux from brain, heart and liver mitochondria: The effects of Na+, Li+ and the mitochondrial Na+/Ca2+ exchange inhibitor CGP37157. 
  22. Ong JE, Fassel M, Scieszinzki L, Hosseini S, Galet C, Oral R, Wibbenmeyer L. “The burden of adverse childhood experiences in children and those of their parents in a burn population”. Published in the Journal of Burn Care and Research. Jan 2021.
  23. Mathur R, Balucani C, Elmashala A, Geocadin R. (2021) Coma, Disorders of Consciousness, and Brain Death. In: Roos K.L. (eds) Emergency Neurology. Springer, Cham.


  1. Schwartz A, Garg A, Statz G, Smock J. Endotipsitis: A Rare Case of Endovascular Infection with ESBL Klebsiella pneumoniae. BMJ Case Rep 2020 Apr 27;13(4):e233972. 
  2. Gonzalez-Otarula K, Schuele S. Networks in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy. Neurosurg Clin N Am 2020 Jul;31(3):309-317. 
  3. Maljaars J, Ortega-Gutierrez S, Cho T, Shaban A. Q Fever, CNS Vasculitis, and Stroke: A Case Report. Am J Med 2020 May;S0002-9343(20)30444-7. 
  4. Fattal D, McDaniel J, Leira E, Schmidt G. Subtle Ocular Movements in a Patient with Brain Death. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 2020 Sep;29(9):104913. 
  5. Kalakoti P, Edwards A, Ferrier C, Sharma K, Huynh T, Ledbetter C, Gonzalez-Toledo E, Nanda A, Sun H. Biomarkers of Seizure Activity in Patients with Intracranial Metastases and Gliomas: A Wide Range Study of Correlated Regions of Interest. Frontiers in Neurology 2020;11:444. 
  6. Rehman M, Agarwal V, Sharma K, Mishra V. Epigenetic Regulation in Mesial Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Associated with Hippocampal Sclerosis. Neurology India 2020;68(2):314-315. 
  7. Fakih R, Roa JA, Bathla G, Olalde H, Ortega S, Derdeyn C, Adams H, Hasan D, Leira E, Samaniego E. Detection and Quantification of Symptomatic Intracranial Atherosclerotic Plaques in Patients with Presumed Cryptogenic Stroke: A 7T High-Resolution Imaging Study.  Stroke. 2020.
  8. Roa JA, Fakih R, Pazour A, Zanaty M, Ishii D, Greenlee J, Howard M, Hasan D, Samaniego E.Quantitative Assessment of Ventriculostomy-Related Hemorrhage: A Volume-Based Classification System to Predict New Neurological Symptoms. Operative Neurosurgery. 2020. 
  9. Fakih R, Dandapat S, Mendez A, Mudassir F, Zevallos C, Quispe Orozco D, Hasan D, Rossen J, Samaniego E, Derdeyn C, Ortega S.Combined Transradial And Transfemoral Approach With Ostial Vertebral Balloon Protection For The Treatment of Patients With Subclavian Steal Syndrome. Frontiers in Neurology. 2020. 
  10. Alzuabi MA, Manolopoulos A, Elmashala A, Odabashian R, Naddaf E, Murad MH. Immunoglobulin for myasthenia gravis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2020, Issue 12. Art. No.: CD013801. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD013801
  11. Elmashala A, Chopra S, Garg A. “The Neurologic Manifestations of Coronavirus Disease 2019.” Journal of Neurology Research, vol. 10, no. 4, 2020, pp. 107–112., doi:10.14740/jnr603. 


  1. Wu Y, Proch K, Teran F, Lechtenberg R, Kothari H, Richerson G. Chemosensitivity of Phox2b-expressing Retrotrapezoid Neurons is Mediated in Part by Input from 5-HT Neurons. J Physiol 2019 May;597(10):2741-2766.
  2. Petersen N, Ortega-Gutierrez S, Wang A, Lopez G, Strander S, Kodali S, Silverman A, Zheng-Lin B, Dandapat S, Sansing L, Schindler J, Falcone G, Gilmore E, Amin H, Cord B, Hebert R, Matouk C, Sheth K. Decreases in Blood Pressure during Thrombectomy are Associated with Larger Infarct Volumes and Worse Functional Outcome. Stroke 2019 Jul;50(7):1797-1804. 
  3. Ortega-Gutierrez S, Lopez G, Edgell R, Mendez A, Dandapat S, Roa J, Zevallos C, Holcombe A, Hasan D, Derdeyn C, Rossen J, Samaniego E. Second Generation Drug-eluting Stents for Endovascular Treatment of Ostial Vertebral Artery Stenosis: A Single Center Experience. Front Neurol 2019 Jul 16;10:746. 
  4. Kimmel E, Al Kasab S, Harvey J, Bathla G, Ortega-Gutierrez S, Toth G, Jaksich E, Sheharyar A, Roa J, Hasan D, Samaniego E. Absence of Collaterals is Associated with Larger Infarct Volume and Worse Outcome in Patients with Large Vessel Occlusion and Mild Symptoms. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 2019 Jul;28(7):1987-1992. 
  5. Abdel-Wahed L, Shaban A, Hayakawa M, Limaye K. Retrieved Arterial Clot Helps Guid Antibiotic Therapy in Infective Endocarditis. Am J Med. 2019 Nov;132(11):e795-e796.
  6. Tejada J, Lopez G, Koovor J, Riley K, Martinez M. Mid-term Follow-up of Staged Bilateral Internal Carotid Artery Aneurysm Treatment with Pipeline Embolization. Interv Neuroradiol 2019 Dec;25(6):664-670. 
  7. Nobis WP, González Otárula KA, Templer JW, Gerard EE, VanHaerents S, Lane G, Zhou G, Rosenow JM, Zelano C, Schuele S.The effect of seizure spread to the amygdala on respiration and onset of ictal central apnea. J Neurosurg. 2019 Apr 5:1-11.
  8. González Otárula KA, Mikhaeil-Demo Y, Bachman EM, Balaguera P, Schuele S.Automated seizure detection accuracy for ambulatory EEG recordings. Neurology. 2019 Apr 2.
  9. González Otárula KA, von Ellenrieder N, Cuello-Oderiz C, Dubeau F, Gotman J.High-Frequency Oscillation Networks and Surgical Outcome in Adult Focal Epilepsy. Ann Neurol. 2019 Apr.
  10. Lam J, DuBois JM, Rowley J, González-Otárula KA, Soucy JP, Massarweh G, Hall JA, Guiot MC, Rosa-Neto P, Kobayashi E.In vivo metabotropic glutamate receptor type 5 abnormalities localize the epileptogenic zone in mesial temporal lobe epilepsy. Ann Neurol. 2019 Feb;85(2):218-228.
  11. Fassel M, Grieve B, Hosseini S, Oral R, Galet C, Ryan C, Kazis L, Pengsheng N, Wibbenmeyer L. “The Impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) on Burn Outcomes in Adult Burn Patients." Journal of Burn Care and Research. Mar 2019.



  1. Sharma K, Kamholz JA, Leira EC. Spinal Cord Infarction Presenting as a Hemicord Syndrome: Report of 2 Cases. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2018;27(6):e107-e9.
  2. Shaban A, Moritani T, Al Kasab S, Sheharyar A, Limaye KS, Adams HP, Jr. Spinal Cord Hemorrhage. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2018;27(6):1435-46.
  3. Nagaraja N, Tasneem NShaban A, Dandapat S, Ahmed U, Policeni B, et al. Cerebral Microbleeds are an Independent Predictor of Hemorrhagic Transformation Following Intravenous Alteplase Administration in Acute Ischemic Stroke. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2018;27(5):1403-11.
  4. Limaye K, Wall M, Uwaydat S, Ali S, Shaban A, Al Kasab S, et al. Is Management of Central Retinal Artery Occlusion the Next Frontier in Cerebrovascular Diseases? J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2018.
  5. Aldridge GM, Birnschein A, Denburg NL, Narayanan NS. Parkinson's Disease Dementia and Dementia with Lewy Bodies Have Similar Neuropsychological Profiles. Front Neurol. 2018;9:123.
  6. Al Kasab S, Derdeyn CP, Guerrero WR, Limaye K, Shaban A, Adams HP, Jr. Intracranial Large and Medium Artery Atherosclerotic Disease and Stroke. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2018;27(7):1723-32.
  7. Mendez ABosco AAbdel-Wahed L, Palmer K, Jones K, Killoran A. A Fatal Case of Herpes Simplex Encephalitis with Two False-Negative Polymerase Chain Reactions. Case Rep Neurol. 2018 Aug 29;10(2):217 – 222. 
  8. Samaniego E, Mendez A, Nguyen T, Kalousek V, Guerrero W, Dandapat S, Dabus G, Linfante I, Hassan A, Drofa A, Kouznetsov E, Leedahl D, Hasan D, Maud A, Ortega-Gutierrez S. LVIS Jr Device for Y-stent-assisted Coil Embolization of Wide-Neck Intracranial Aneurysms: A Multicenter Experience. Interv Neurol. 2018 Apr;7(5):271-283. 
  9. Mendez A, Samaniego E, Sheth S, Dandapat S, Hasan D, Limaye K, Hindman B, Derdeyn C, Ortega-Gutierrez S. Update in the Early Management and Reperfusion Strategies of Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke. Crit Care Res Pract 2018 Jun 28;2018:9168731. 
  10. Haddad, FA, Qaisi I, Joudeh N, Dajani H, Jumah F, Elmashala A, Adeeb N, Chern JJ and Tubbs RS. “The Newer Classifications of the Chiari Malformations with Clarifications: An Anatomical Review.” Clin. Anat. 2018, doi:10.1002/ca.23051


  1. Tasneem N, Samaniego EA, Pieper C, Leira EC, Adams HP, Hasan D, et al. Brain Multimodality Monitoring: A New Tool in Neurocritical Care of Comatose Patients. Crit Care Res Pract. 2017;2017:6097265.
  2. Serrano-Pozo A, Sanchez-Garcia MA, Heras-Garvin A, March-Diaz R, Navarro V, Vizuete M, et al. Acute and Chronic Sustained Hypoxia Do Not Substantially Regulate Amyloid-beta Peptide Generation In Vivo. PLoS One. 2017;12(1):e0170345.
  3. Serrano-Pozo AAldridge GMZhang Q. Four Decades of Research in Alzheimer's Disease (1975-2014): A Bibliometric and Scientometric Analysis. J Alzheimers Dis. 2017;59(2):763-83.
  4. Samaniego EA, Ortega S, Stander L, Leira EC. Development of a cerebral mycotic aneurysm within 5 days. Neurol Clin Pract. 2017;7(5):449-50.
  5. Hinkle CD, Porter JN, Waldron EJ, Klein H, Tranel D, Heffelfinger A. Neuropsychological characterization of three adolescent females with anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis in the acute, post-acute, and chronic phases: an inter-institutional case series. Clin Neuropsychol. 2017;31(1):268-88.
  6. Esfahani NZAnderson DM, Pieper C, Adams HP, Jr. Intracerebral hemorrhage after IV tPA for stroke as early symptom of ANCA-associated vasculitis. eNeurologicalSci. 2017;9:1-2.


  1. Deng HX, Shi Y, Yang Y, Ahmeti KB, Miller N, Huang C, Cheng L, Zhai H, Deng S, Nuytemans K, Corbett NJ, Kim MJ, Deng H, Tang B, Yang Z, Xu Y, Chan P, Huang B, Gao XP, Song Z, Liu Z, Fecto F, Siddique N, Foroud T, Jankovic J, Ghetti B, Nicholson DA, Krainc D, Melen O, Vance JM, Pericak-Vance MA, Ma YC, Rajput AH, Siddique T. Identification of TMEM230 mutations in familial Parkinson’s disease. Nat Genet 2016; 48(7): 733-739.
  2. González-Pérez P, Correia M, Capizzano A, Adams HP. Isolated cortical vein thrombosis. Neurology 2016; 86(13): 1262-1263.
  3. Woehlbier U, Colombo A, Saaranen MJ, Pérez V, Ojeda J, Bustos FJ, Andreu CI, Torres M, Valenzuela V, Medinas DB, Rozas P, Vidal RL, Lopez-Gonzalez R, Salameh J, Fernandez-Colleman S, Muñoz M, Matus S, Armisen R, Sagredo A, Palma K, Irrazabal T, Almeida S, González-Pérez P, Campero M, Gao FB, Henny P, van Zundert B, Ruddock LW, Concha ML, Henriquez JP, Brown RH, Hetz C. ALS-linked protein disulfide isomerase variants cause motor dysfunction. EMBO J 2016; 35(8): 845-865.
  4. Hinkle CD, Porter, JN, Waldron EJ, Klein H, Tranel D, Heffelfinger A. Neuropsychological characterization of three adolescent females with anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis in the acute, post-acute, and chronic phases: an inter-institutional case series. Clin Neuropsychol 2016; June 13: 1-21.
  5. Serrano-Pozo A, Qian J, Muzikansky A, Monsell SE, Montine TJ, Frosch MP, Betensky RA, Hyman BT. Thal amyloid stages do not significantly impact the correlation between neuropathological change and cognition in the Alzheimer disease continuum. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 2016; 75(6): 516-526.
  6. Serrano-Pozo A, Betensky RA, Frosch MP, Hyman BT. Plaque-associated local toxicity increases over the clinical course of Alzheimer disease. Am J Pathol 2016; 186(2): 375-384.
  7. Samai AA, Boehme AK, Shaban A, George AJ, Dowel L, Monlezun DJ, Leissinger C, Schluter L, El Khouri R, Martin-Schild S. A model for predicting persistent elevation of Factor VIII among patients with acute ischemic stroke. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 2016; 25(2): 425-438.


  1. Edwards C, Leira EC, Gonzalez-Alegre P. Residency training: a failed lumbar puncture is more about obesity than lack of ability. Neurology 2015; 84(10): e69-e72.
  2. González-Pérez P, Woehlbier U, Chian RJ, Sapp P, Rouleau GA, Leblond CS, Daoud H, Dion PA, Landers JE, Hetz C, Brown RH. Identification of rare protein disulfide isomerase gene variants in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis patients. Gene 2015; 566(2); 158-65.
  3. Serrano-Pozo A, Hyman BT. Alzheimer dementia with “insufficient” amyloid: variant or mimic of Alzheimer’s disease? Nat Rev Neurol 2015: 11(12): 674-5.
  4. Bachhuber T, Katzmarski N, McCarter JF, Loreth D, Tahirovic S, Kamp F, Abou-Ajram C, Nuscher B, Serrano-Pozo A, Müller A, Prinz M, Steiner H, Hyman BT, Haass C, Meyer-Luehmann M. Inhibition of amyloid-BETA plaque formation by BETA-synuclein. Nat Med 2015; 21(7): 802-807.
  5. von Einem B, Wahler A, Schips T, Serrano-Pozo A, Proepper C, Boeckers TM, Rueck A, Wirth T, Hyman BT, Danzer KM, Thal DR, von Arnim CA. The Golgi-localized  GAMMA-Ear-containing ARF-binding (GGA) proteins alter amyloid-BETA precursor protein (APP) processing through interaction of their GAE domain with the beta-site APP cleaving enzyme 1 (BACE1). Plos One 2015: 10(6):e0129047.
  6. Jellinger KA, Alafuzoff I, Attems J, Beach TG, Cairns NJ, Crary JF, Dickson DW, Hof PR, Hyman BT, Jack CR Jr, Jicha GA, Knopman DS, Kovacs GG, Mackenzie IR, Masliah E, Montine TJ, Nelson PT, Schmitt F, Schneider JA, Serrano-Pozo A, Thal DR, Toledo JB, Trojanowski JQ, Troncoso JC, Vonsattel JP, Wisniewski T. PART, a distict tauopathy, different from classical sporadic Alzheimer’s disease. Acta Neuropathol 2015; 129(5): 757-762.
  7. Serrano-Pozo A, Qian J, Monsell SE, Betensky RA, Hyman BT. APOE-epsilon-2 is associated with milder clinical and pathological Alzheimer’s disease. Ann Neurol 2015; 77(6): 917-929.
  8. Shaban A, Hymel B, Chavez-Keatts M, Karlitz JJ, Martin-Schild M. Recurrent posterior strokes in inflammatory bowel disease patients. Gastroenterol Res Pract. 2015; 2015: 672460.
  9. Shaban A, Albright K, Gouse B, George A, Monlezun D, Boehme A, Beasley TM, Martin-Schild S. The impact of absent A1 segment on ischemic stroke characteristics and outcomes. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 2015; 24(1): 171-175.
  10. Zafar A, Abdin S. Hyperkinetic movement disorder secondary to punctate hemorrhage in lateral ventricle lining. Case Rep Neurol 2015; 7(1): 26-9
  11. Zhang Q, Kim YC, Narayanan NS. Disease-modifying therapeutic directions for Lewy body dementias. Front Neurosci 2015; 9: 293.


  1. Lamichhane D, Gonzalez-Alegre P, Narayanan N. Two cases of pregnancy in Parkinson’s disease. Parkinsonism Relat Disord 2014; 20(2): 239-240.
  2. Marciniak CM, O’Shea SA, Lee J. Jesselson M, Dudas-Sheehan D, Beltran E, Gaebler-Spira DJ. Urinary incontinence in adults with cerebral palsy: prevalence, type, and effects on participation. PM R 2014; 6(2): 110-120.
  3. Crary JF, Trojanowski JQ, Schneider JA, Abisambra JF, Alafuzoff I, Arnold SE, Attems J, Beach TG, Cairns NJ, Dickson DW, Gearing M, Grinberg L, Hof PR, Hyman BT, Jellinger K, Kovacs GG, Knopman DS, Kofler J, Masliah E, McKee A, Murray ME, Neltner JH, Santa-Maria I, Seeley WW, Serrano-Pozo A, Shelanski ML, Stein T, Takao M, Thal DR, Toledo JB, Troncoso JC, Vonsattel JP, White 3rd CL, Wisniewski T, Woltjer RL, Yamada M, Nelson PT. Primary age-related tauopathy (PART): a common pathology associated with human aging. Acta Neuropathol 2014; 128(6): 755-766.
  4. Tai HC, Wang BY, Serrano-Pozo A, Frosch MP, Spires-Jones TL, Hyman BT. Frequent and symmetric deposition of misfolded tau oligomers within presynaptic and postsynaptic terminals in Alzheimer’s disease Acta Neuropathol Commun 2014; 2(1): 146.
  5. Serrano-Pozo A, Qian J, Monsell SE, Blacker D, Gómez-Isla T, Betensky RA, Growdon JH, Johnson K, Frosch MP, Sperling RA, Hyman BT. Mild to moderate Alzheimer dementia with insufficient neuropathological changes. Ann Neurol 2014; 75(4): 597-601.
  6. Suárez-González A, Serrano-Pozo A*, Arroyo-Anlló EM, Franco-Macías E, Polo J, García-Solís D, Gil-Néciga E. Utility of neuropsychiatric tools in the differential diagnosis of dementia with Lewy bodies and Alzheimer´s disease: quantitative and qualitative findings. Int Psychogeriatr 2014; 26(3): 453-461.


  1. Ruff J Jr, Froehler M. Status of endovascular interventions to treat acute ischemic stroke. Current Treat Options Neurol 2013; 15(5): 557-566.


  1. Buchanan R, Bonthius DJ. Measles virus and associated central nervous system sequelae. Semin Pediatr Neurol 2012; 19(3): 107-114.
  2. Leira EC, Ludwig BR, Gurol ME, Torner JC, Adams HP Jr. The types of neurological deficits might not justify withholding treatment in patients with low total National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale scores. Stroke 2012; 43(3): 782-786.
  3. Laccheo I, Espinosa PS. International Issues: Neurology mission in the Ecuadorian Amazon rainforest. Neurology 2012; 78(9): e60-e62.


  1. Cook T, Joshi C. Gelastic seizures in tuberous sclerosis complex: case report and literature review. J Child Neurol 2011; 26(1): 83-86.
  2. Strader S, Rodnitzky RL, Gonzalez-Alegre P. Secondary dystonia in a Botulinum Toxin Clinic: Clinical characteristics, neuroanatomical substrate and comparison with idiopathic dystonia Parkinsonism Relat Disord 2011; 17(10): 749-752.


  1. St Louis EK, Faber K. Reversible sleep-related stridor during vagus nerve stimulation. Epileptic Disord 2010; 12(1): 76-80.
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