Zohar Argov

Summary

Affiliation: The Hebrew University
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi Neuromuscular complications in intensive care patients
    Zohar Argov
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel Electronic address
    Handb Clin Neurol 121:1673-85. 2014
  2. doi What we do not know about pregnancy in hereditary neuromuscular disorders
    Zohar Argov
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neuromuscul Disord 19:675-9. 2009
  3. doi Management of myasthenic conditions: nonimmune issues
    Zohar Argov
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Curr Opin Neurol 22:493-7. 2009
  4. doi The hereditary inclusion body myopathy enigma and its future therapy
    Zohar Argov
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neurotherapeutics 5:633-7. 2008
  5. doi Current approach to seronegative myasthenia
    Zohar Argov
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Neurol 258:14-8. 2011
  6. doi Variable phenotypes of knockin mice carrying the M712T Gne mutation
    Ilan Sela
    Goldyne Savad Institute of Gene Therapy, Hadassah Hospital, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, 91240, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neuromolecular Med 15:180-91. 2013
  7. ncbi Hereditary spastic paraplegia with thin corpus callosum: reduction of the SPG11 interval and evidence for further genetic heterogeneity
    Alexander Lossos
    Department of Neurology, Agnes Ginges Center for Human Neurogenetics, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Arch Neurol 63:756-60. 2006
  8. pmc Phenotypic variability among adult siblings with Sjögren-Larsson syndrome
    Alexander Lossos
    Department of Neurology, Agnes Ginges Center for Human Neurogenetics, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Arch Neurol 63:278-80. 2006
  9. ncbi Extrathymic malignancies in patients with myasthenia gravis
    Netta Levin
    Department of Neurology, The Agnes Ginges Center for Human Neurogenetics, Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Neurol Sci 237:39-43. 2005
  10. pmc The proteomic profile of hereditary inclusion body myopathy
    Ilan Sela
    Goldyne Savad Institute for Gene Therapy, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    PLoS ONE 6:e16334. 2011

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Publications18

  1. doi Neuromuscular complications in intensive care patients
    Zohar Argov
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel Electronic address
    Handb Clin Neurol 121:1673-85. 2014
    ..The current postulated mechanisms associated with ICUAW (mainly the more frequent critical illness neuropathy and myopathy) are reviewed. ..
  2. doi What we do not know about pregnancy in hereditary neuromuscular disorders
    Zohar Argov
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neuromuscul Disord 19:675-9. 2009
    ..The aim of this critical review is to point at pregnancy-related problems that need further research...
  3. doi Management of myasthenic conditions: nonimmune issues
    Zohar Argov
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Curr Opin Neurol 22:493-7. 2009
    ..These are mainly related to pharmacotherapy of these conditions and side effects of various medications, but also referred to acute management of respiration in myasthenic crises...
  4. doi The hereditary inclusion body myopathy enigma and its future therapy
    Zohar Argov
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neurotherapeutics 5:633-7. 2008
    ..It also addresses the biochemical basis behind the substrate supplementation therapy designed for this condition...
  5. doi Current approach to seronegative myasthenia
    Zohar Argov
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Neurol 258:14-8. 2011
    ..Such seronegative patients may have low affinity antibodies but may also be late onset of a congenital myasthenic syndrome. This review discuss the practical approach toward the condition of seronegative myasthenia...
  6. doi Variable phenotypes of knockin mice carrying the M712T Gne mutation
    Ilan Sela
    Goldyne Savad Institute of Gene Therapy, Hadassah Hospital, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, 91240, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neuromolecular Med 15:180-91. 2013
    ..Thus, Gne defects can affect both muscle and kidney in mouse, but probably through different mechanisms...
  7. ncbi Hereditary spastic paraplegia with thin corpus callosum: reduction of the SPG11 interval and evidence for further genetic heterogeneity
    Alexander Lossos
    Department of Neurology, Agnes Ginges Center for Human Neurogenetics, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Arch Neurol 63:756-60. 2006
    ..The locus for HSP-TCC, designated SPG11, was mapped to chromosome 15q13-15 in some of the affected families from Japan, Europe, and North America, spanning an interval of 17.5 megabases (Mb)...
  8. pmc Phenotypic variability among adult siblings with Sjögren-Larsson syndrome
    Alexander Lossos
    Department of Neurology, Agnes Ginges Center for Human Neurogenetics, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Arch Neurol 63:278-80. 2006
    ..Cerebral proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy in those with SLS demonstrates an abnormal white matter peak at 1.3 ppm, consistent with long-chain fatty alcohol accumulation...
  9. ncbi Extrathymic malignancies in patients with myasthenia gravis
    Netta Levin
    Department of Neurology, The Agnes Ginges Center for Human Neurogenetics, Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Neurol Sci 237:39-43. 2005
    ..Data on clinical characteristics of MG patients with extrathymic malignancies and the role of concomitant diseases and their treatment are lacking...
  10. pmc The proteomic profile of hereditary inclusion body myopathy
    Ilan Sela
    Goldyne Savad Institute for Gene Therapy, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    PLoS ONE 6:e16334. 2011
    ..Taken together, these findings indicate a possible novel function of GNE in the muscle filamentous apparatus that could be involved in the pathogenesis of HIBM...
  11. doi Myasthenia gravis-associated neuromyelitis optica-like disease: an immunological link between the central nervous system and muscle?
    Adi Vaknin-Dembinsky
    Department of Neurology, Multiple Sclerosis Center and Immunobiology Research Laboratory, Hadassah University Hospital, Ein Kerem, PO Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Arch Neurol 68:1557-61. 2011
    ..Aquaporin 4 (AQP4), the target autoantigen in neuromyelitis optica, is expressed both in the CNS and in the neuromuscular junction...
  12. doi A novel SCARB2 mutation in progressive myoclonus epilepsy indicated by reduced β-glucocerebrosidase activity
    Marsha Zeigler
    Department of Human Genetics, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Neurol Sci 339:210-3. 2014
    ..Our findings expand the genetic and phenotypic diversity of AMRF and suggest that low GC activity may present an important biochemical clue to the diagnosis of AMRF. ..
  13. doi Myasthenia gravis appearing 18 years after resection of benign thymoma with subsequent limbic encephalitis
    Adir Shaulov
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Israel
    J Neurol Sci 317:146-7. 2012
    ..We report an unusual patient with paraneoplastic limbic encephalitis diagnosed a few months after total thymectomy for asymptomatic thymoma, followed 18 years later by the onset of symptomatic MG without evidence of tumor recurrence...
  14. ncbi Early clinical heterogeneity in choreoacanthocytosis
    Alexander Lossos
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah Hebrew Unviersity Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Arch Neurol 62:611-4. 2005
    ..Choreoacanthocytosis (CHAC) is a slowly progressive multisystem disorder with involuntary movements, cognitive decline, behavioral changes, seizures, and polyneuropathy caused by mutations in the VPS13A gene...
  15. ncbi No overall hyposialylation in hereditary inclusion body myopathy myoblasts carrying the homozygous M712T GNE mutation
    Ilan Salama
    Goldyne Savad Institute for Gene Therapy, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 328:221-6. 2005
    ..This lack of correlation suggests that the pathological mechanism of the disease may not be linked solely to the well-characterized sialic acid pathway...
  16. doi Sustained expression and safety of human GNE in normal mice after gene transfer based on AAV8 systemic delivery
    Stella Mitrani-Rosenbaum
    Goldyne Savad Institute of Gene Therapy, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neuromuscul Disord 22:1015-24. 2012
    ..Our results support the future use of an AAV8 based vector platform for a safe and efficient therapy of muscle in GNE myopathy...
  17. ncbi Extended phenotype in the transthyretin Tyr77 familial amyloid polyneuropathy
    Alexander Lossos
    Department of Neurology, Agnes Ginges Center for Human Neurogenetics, Jerusalem, Israel
    Eur Neurol 53:55-9. 2005
    ..Brain MRI in the proband showed multifocal white matter lesions. These features extend the reported Tyr77 phenotype and support the modifying effect of additional factors on the disease expression...
  18. ncbi Mutations spectrum of GNE in hereditary inclusion body myopathy sparing the quadriceps
    Iris Eisenberg
    Molecular Biology Unit, Hadassah Hospital, The Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Hum Mutat 21:99. 2003
    ..The mechanism leading to this unique phenotype still remains to be elucidated...