Israel Steiner

Summary

Affiliation: The Hebrew University
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. pmc Spinal cord involvement in uncomplicated herpes zoster
    I Steiner
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 8:850-1. 2001
  2. ncbi The neurotropic herpes viruses: herpes simplex and varicella-zoster
    Israel Steiner
    Neurological Sciences Unit, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Lancet Neurol 6:1015-28. 2007
  3. ncbi Subacute painful lumbosacral polyradiculoneuropathy in immunocompromised patients
    I Steiner
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Neurol Sci 162:91-3. 1999
  4. ncbi Neurological deficits in patients with celiac disease
    Adi Vaknin-Dembinsky
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, PO Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Arch Neurol 59:647-8. 2002
  5. ncbi Bell's palsy and herpes viruses: to (acyclo)vir or not to (acyclo)vir?
    I Steiner
    Laboratory of Neurovirology, Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Neurol Sci 170:19-23. 1999
  6. ncbi Increased severity over generations of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 1A
    I Steiner
    Neurological Sciences Unit, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, 24035, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    J Neurol 255:813-9. 2008
  7. ncbi Viral encephalitis: a review of diagnostic methods and guidelines for management
    I Steiner
    Laboratory of Neurovirology, Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Eur J Neurol 12:331-43. 2005
  8. ncbi Involvement of cellular death signals in the reactivation of herpes simplex virus type 1 and lambda bacteriophage from a latent state
    Amos Panet
    Department of Virology, Hadassah University Hospital, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Theor Biol 236:88-94. 2005
  9. ncbi Neurological abnormalities associated with celiac disease
    Adi Vaknin
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Neurol 251:1393-7. 2004
  10. pmc Transgenic mouse with the herpes simplex virus type 1 latency-associated gene: expression and function of the transgene
    Nurith Mador
    Clinical Virology Unit, Laboratory of Neurovirology, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Virol 77:12421-9. 2003

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  1. pmc Spinal cord involvement in uncomplicated herpes zoster
    I Steiner
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 8:850-1. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi The neurotropic herpes viruses: herpes simplex and varicella-zoster
    Israel Steiner
    Neurological Sciences Unit, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Lancet Neurol 6:1015-28. 2007
    ..We review the biological, medical, and neurological aspects of acute, latent, and reactivated infections with the neurotropic herpes viruses...
  3. ncbi Subacute painful lumbosacral polyradiculoneuropathy in immunocompromised patients
    I Steiner
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Neurol Sci 162:91-3. 1999
    ..This report expands the spectrum of viruses associated with acute and subacute lumbosacral polyradiculoneuropathy and may shed light on its possible pathogenesis...
  4. ncbi Neurological deficits in patients with celiac disease
    Adi Vaknin-Dembinsky
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, PO Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Arch Neurol 59:647-8. 2002
  5. ncbi Bell's palsy and herpes viruses: to (acyclo)vir or not to (acyclo)vir?
    I Steiner
    Laboratory of Neurovirology, Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Neurol Sci 170:19-23. 1999
    ..We review the clinical, biological and virological basis for the potential herpetic cause of Bell's palsy and the rational for antiviral therapy in this condition...
  6. ncbi Increased severity over generations of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 1A
    I Steiner
    Neurological Sciences Unit, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, 24035, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    J Neurol 255:813-9. 2008
    ..Charcot-Marie-Tooth type 1A (CMT1A) is an autosomal dominant polyneuropathy due to a 1.5 Mb tandem duplication in chromosome 17p11.2, containing the PMP22 gene. This mutation is not modified during inheritance...
  7. ncbi Viral encephalitis: a review of diagnostic methods and guidelines for management
    I Steiner
    Laboratory of Neurovirology, Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Eur J Neurol 12:331-43. 2005
    ..Surgical decompression is indicated for impending uncal herniation or increased intracranial pressure refractory to medical management...
  8. ncbi Involvement of cellular death signals in the reactivation of herpes simplex virus type 1 and lambda bacteriophage from a latent state
    Amos Panet
    Department of Virology, Hadassah University Hospital, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Theor Biol 236:88-94. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi Neurological abnormalities associated with celiac disease
    Adi Vaknin
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Neurol 251:1393-7. 2004
    ..Anecdotal reports suggest that the nervous system might be affected in the disorder, but the severity and prevalence of such an involvement have not been systematically evaluated...
  10. pmc Transgenic mouse with the herpes simplex virus type 1 latency-associated gene: expression and function of the transgene
    Nurith Mador
    Clinical Virology Unit, Laboratory of Neurovirology, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Virol 77:12421-9. 2003
    ..5-kb RNA in the TG may link this transcript to latency functions and that by inhibition of virus replication, the LAT gene may protect ganglion cells and thereby increase the probability of reactivation...
  11. ncbi Recurrence of Sydenham chorea: implications for pathogenesis
    Isabelle Korn-Lubetzki
    Neurological Service, Bikur Cholim Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Arch Neurol 61:1261-4. 2004
    ..Recurrence usually occurs within a short interval following the initial event and is considered part of RF...
  12. doi The possible risk for strokes complicating cardiac surgery in patients with intraoperative hypothermia
    Isabelle Korn-Lubetzki
    Department of Neurology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Cerebrovasc Dis 30:602-5. 2010
    ..The effect of hypothermia as a possible neuroprotective tool on the outcome of cardiac surgery is still controversial...
  13. ncbi Levodopa addiction in non-parkinsonian patients
    Israel Steiner
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem
    Neurology 61:1451. 2003
  14. ncbi Viral meningoencephalitis: a review of diagnostic methods and guidelines for management
    I Steiner
    Department of Neurology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petach Tiqva, Israel
    Eur J Neurol 17:999-e57. 2010
    ..Correct immediate diagnosis and introduction of symptomatic and specific therapy has a dramatic influence upon survival and reduces the extent of permanent brain injury...
  15. pmc Transient immunosuppression: a bridge between infection and the atypical autoimmunity of Guillain-Barré syndrome?
    I Steiner
    Department of Neurology, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tiqva, D Pharm Ltd, Kiryat Weizmann Science Park, Rehovot, Israel
    Clin Exp Immunol 162:32-40. 2010
    ....
  16. ncbi Rasmussen encephalitis with active inflammation and delayed seizures onset
    I Korn-Lubetzki
    Neurological Service, Department of Pediatrics, Bikur Cholim Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neurology 62:984-6. 2004
    ..At histologic diagnosis and over several months, neither patient experienced seizures. The report enlarges the clinical spectrum of RE and suggests that seizures are not an obligatory presenting symptom of the disorder...
  17. ncbi Features of dural sinus thrombosis simulating pseudotumor cerebri
    R R Leker
    Department of Neurology, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Eur J Neurol 6:601-4. 1999
    ..It may be impossible to differentiate between patients with and without DST if MRI/MRV or angiography are not performed in this scenario...
  18. ncbi Anticardiolipin antibodies are frequently present in patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension
    R R Leker
    Department of Neurology, Hebrew University, Hadassah University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Arch Neurol 55:817-20. 1998
    ..Anticardiolipin antibodies (ACL-Ab) are associated with various neurologic syndromes, but idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) has only rarely been reported in this context...
  19. ncbi Mutation in the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene might be a risk factor for cerebrovascular disease in peripartum and under oral contraceptive use
    I Korn-Lubetzki
    Neurological Service, Bikur Cholim Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Eur Neurol 45:171-3. 2001
    ..In these 6 patients, no other etiology could be found. Mutation in the thermolabile MTHFR gene might be an important cause for CVD related to peripartum or contraceptive use...
  20. ncbi Update on herpes virus infections of the nervous system
    Israel Steiner
    Department of Neurology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, 49100, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 13:414. 2013
    ..This review covers recent advances in understanding the biology and pathogenesis of HSV-related disease. ..
  21. doi Restrictions that control herpes simplex virus type 1 infection in mouse brain ex vivo
    Meytal Cohen
    Laboratory of Neurovirology, IMRIC, The Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Gen Virol 92:2383-93. 2011
    ..Taken together, using the ex vivo system of organotypic culture we describe here extra-cellular and intra-cellular restriction levels of HSV-1 brain infection...
  22. pmc Time frames for neutralization during the human immunodeficiency virus type 1 entry phase, as monitored in synchronously infected cell cultures
    Hillel Haim
    Department of Virology, The Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Virol 81:3525-34. 2007
    ....
  23. ncbi Neurotropism of herpes simplex virus type 1 in brain organ cultures
    Efrat Braun
    Laboratory of Neurovirology, Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, PO Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Gen Virol 87:2827-37. 2006
    ..Taken together, these results indicate a complex interaction of HSV-1 with different brain-cell types and provide a useful vehicle to elucidate the mechanisms of viral neurotropism...
  24. doi Herpes simplex virus encephalitis: new infection or reactivation?
    Israel Steiner
    Department of Neurology, Rabin Medical Center, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Curr Opin Neurol 24:268-74. 2011
    ..This review describes the pathogenesis, clinical presentation, course, and therapy of herpes simplex encephalitis (HSE), the most fatal viral encephalitis, in which prognosis is dependent on early diagnosis and effective therapy...
  25. doi Different modes of herpes simplex virus type 1 spread in brain and skin tissues
    Yael Tsalenchuck
    Department of Biochemistry, IMRIC, The Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, 91120, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Neurovirol 20:18-27. 2014
    ....
  26. ncbi The relatively good outcome of cerebellum-brainstem ischemic strokes
    Isabelle Korn-Lubetzki
    Department of Neurology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel ikl cc huji ac il
    Eur Neurol 69:8-13. 2013
    ..Our clinical experience suggests that the outcome of cerebellum-brainstem ischemic strokes is better than that of hemispheric ischemic strokes...
  27. ncbi The latency-associated gene of herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) interferes with superinfection by HSV-1
    Nurith Mador
    Laboratory of Neurovirology, Department of Neurology, and The Agnes Ginges Center for Human Neurogenetics, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Neurovirol 8:97-102. 2002
    ..Thus, the LATs may protect the latent HSV-1 reservoir from cytopathic superinfections, and at the same time the host is protected at the viral entry site from HSV-1 insults that may eventually cause viral encephalitis...
  28. pmc Synchronized infection of cell cultures by magnetically controlled virus
    Hillel Haim
    Department of Virology, Hadassah Medical School, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Virol 79:622-5. 2005
    ..Synchronization of this rate-limiting step of infection may now be applied to analyze isolated events in the viral replication sequence...
  29. ncbi Infection and the etiology and pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis
    I Steiner
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, PO Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 1:271-6. 2001
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  30. doi Myasthenia gravis in the elderly
    Mark A Hellmann
    Department of Neurology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petach Tiqva, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Neurol Sci 325:1-5. 2013
    ..The objective of the study is to examine clinical, therapeutic and prognostic factors of myasthenia gravis (MG) in the elderly...
  31. pmc Neurological picture. Herpes zoster duplex bilateralis
    Asaf Peretz
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital Mount Scopus, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:818. 2007
  32. doi Post infectious CNS disorders: towards a unified approach
    Marc Gotkine
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Neurol 257:1963-9. 2010
    ....
  33. ncbi Frontotemporal dementia with ubiquitinated neuronal inclusions and visuospatial impairment
    Z Meiner
    Department of Neurology, The Agnes Ginges Center for Human Neurogenetics, Hadassah University Hospital, The Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neurology 65:478-80. 2005
    ..Pathology was characterized by ubiquitin-positive intranuclear and cytoplasmic neuronal inclusions. Cortical pathology was widespread and posteriorly accentuated but spared the hippocampal dentate gyrus...
  34. ncbi Seroconversion of anti-GM1 antibodies in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    S Haggiag
    Department of Neurology and Agnes Ginges Center for Human Neurogenetics, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neurology 63:755-6. 2004
  35. ncbi Recurrence of acute disseminated encephalomyelitis at the previously affected brain site
    O Cohen
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, PO Box 12000, Ein Karem, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Arch Neurol 58:797-801. 2001
    ..Neuropsychiatric features may be the main presentation of a relapse. Since recurrent ADEM is a corticosteroid-responsive condition, awareness and early diagnosis are mandatory...
  36. ncbi Progressive dystonia with optic atrophy in a Jewish-Iraqi family
    I Korn Lubetzki
    Neurological Service, Bikur Cholim Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Neurol Sci 151:57-63. 1997
    ..Likewise, linkage to the idiopathic torsion dystonia region on chromosome 9q34 was excluded. It is suggested that this in our patients might be due to a yet unidentified genomic, autosomal recessive mutation...
  37. ncbi The occurrence of Guillain-Barré syndrome within families
    Isabelle Korn-Lubetzki
    Neurology 64:1665-6; author reply 1665-6. 2005
  38. ncbi Presence of HSV-1 immediate early genes and clonally expanded T-cells with a memory effector phenotype in human trigeminal ganglia
    Tobias Derfuss
    Institute of Clinical Neuroimmunology, University Clinic, Munich, Germany
    Brain Pathol 17:389-98. 2007
    ..Thus, HSV-1 IE genes are expressed in human TG and the infiltrating T-cells bear several characteristics that suggest viral antigenic stimulation...
  39. ncbi Complete mitochondrial DNA sequence analysis in a family with early-onset dystonia and optic atrophy
    Michael D Brown
    Division of Basic Medical Sciences, Mercer University School of Medicine, Macon, Georgia 31207, USA
    Mov Disord 19:235-7. 2004
    ..Hence, it is unlikely that a mtDNA mutation accounts for the phenotype in this family...
  40. ncbi Prior TIA, lipid-lowering drug use, and physical activity decrease ischemic stroke severity
    Marc Gotkine
    Neurology 68:1162; author reply 1162-3. 2007
  41. ncbi Family with inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy and the HNPP 17p12 deletion
    Isabelle Korn-Lubetzki
    Neurological Service, Bikur Cholim Hospital, Strauss St 5, Jerusalem 91004, Israel
    Am J Med Genet 113:275-8. 2002
    ..DNA analysis identified the deletion typical of HNPP on chromosome 17. Screening for the HNPP deletion in patients with atypical, recurrent, or familial IDP might be warranted...