Tarek El-Sayed Ismail Omar

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Cobblestone brain malformation (COB) is a neuronal migration disorder characterized by protrusions of neurons beyond the first cortical layer at the pial surface of the brain. It is usually seen in association with dystroglycanopathy types of congenital muscular dystrophies (CMDs) and ocular abnormalities termed muscle-eye-brain disease. Here we report(More)
BACKGROUND There is considerable evidence which suggests that Omega 3 polyunsaturated fatty acids may have a potential use in the treatment of epilepsy. AIM The study was to investigate the effect of Omega 3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (as fish oil supplementation) in reducing the frequency and severity of epileptic seizures in children with medically(More)
Two genes causing megalencephalic leukoencephalopathy with subcortical cysts (MLC) have been discovered so far. Here, we identified MLC1 and HEPACAM mutations in ten and two patients, respectively. The molecular results included an unreported inframe duplication mutation (c.929_930dupCTGCTG; p.L309dup) of MLC1 and a novel missense mutation c.293G>A (p.R98H)(More)
The Federal Railroad Administration's (FRA's) Office of Railroad Safety (RRS) reports that in calendar year 2014, there were more than 2,280 highway-rail accidents resulting in approximately 850 injuries and close to 270 fatalities. As part of FRA's mission to improve public safety, FRA is focused on the reduction of train-on-vehicle collisions at grade(More)
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