Timothy Greenamyre

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There is no known glutamatergic innervation of globus pallidus (GP) in adult mammals, but we report that during postnatal development of the GP there are large, transient increases in both presynaptic high-affinity glutamate uptake and postsynaptic Na+-independent glutamate receptor binding. These glutamatergic markers increase rapidly in rat GP after birth(More)
We present the clinical, molecular genetic and neuropathological findings of an 81-year-old man with concurrent Huntington's disease (HD) and familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (FALS). His mother had been diagnosed clinically as having ALS. There was no known family history of HD, but a maternal uncle had died in a chronic care psychiatric hospital. The(More)
IMPORTANCE Identifying measures that are associated with the cytosine-adenine-guanine (CAG) expansion in individuals before diagnosis of Huntington disease (HD) has implications for designing clinical trials. OBJECTIVE To identify the earliest features associated with the motor diagnosis of HD in the Prospective Huntington at Risk Observational Study(More)
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