B W Soong

Summary

Affiliation: Taipei Veterans General Hospital
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. pmc Mesenchymal stem cell transplantation ameliorates motor function deterioration of spinocerebellar ataxia by rescuing cerebellar Purkinje cells
    You Kang Chang
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Biomed Sci 18:54. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Gene symbol: NOTCH3. Disease: cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy
    B W Soong
    The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Peitou District, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hum Genet 118:543. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Gene symbol: NOTCH3. Disease: cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy
    B W Soong
    The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Peitou District, Taiwan
    Hum Genet 116:242. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Frequency analysis of autosomal dominant cerebellar ataxias in Taiwanese patients and clinical and molecular characterization of spinocerebellar ataxia type 6
    W Soong B
    Department of Neurology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Arch Neurol 58:1105-9. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Metabolic characterization of spinocerebellar ataxia type 6
    B Soong
    Neurological Institute, Veterans General Hospital Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan 112, Republic of China
    Arch Neurol 58:300-4. 2001
  6. pmc Positron emission tomography in asymptomatic gene carriers of Machado-Joseph disease
    B W Soong
    Department of Neurology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine and National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 64:499-504. 1998
  7. ncbi request reprint Spinocerebellar ataxia type 2 presenting as familial levodopa-responsive parkinsonism
    D E Shan
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan, ROC
    Ann Neurol 50:812-5. 2001
  8. doi request reprint The 'hot cross bun' sign in the patients with spinocerebellar ataxia
    Y C Lee
    Department of Neurology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Eur J Neurol 16:513-6. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Dentatorubropallidoluysian atrophy in Chinese
    I H Lee
    The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, No. 201, Section 2, Shih-Pai Rd, Taipei, Taiwan 112, Republic of China
    Arch Neurol 58:1905-8. 2001
  10. doi request reprint MPZ mutation G123S characterization: evidence for a complex pathogenesis in CMT disease
    Y C Lee
    Section of Neurology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Neurology 70:273-7. 2008

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Publications12

  1. pmc Mesenchymal stem cell transplantation ameliorates motor function deterioration of spinocerebellar ataxia by rescuing cerebellar Purkinje cells
    You Kang Chang
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Biomed Sci 18:54. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate whether transplantation of human MSCs (hMSCs) can rescue cerebellar PCs and ameliorate motor function deterioration in SCA in a pre-clinical animal model...
  2. ncbi request reprint Gene symbol: NOTCH3. Disease: cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy
    B W Soong
    The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Peitou District, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hum Genet 118:543. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Gene symbol: NOTCH3. Disease: cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy
    B W Soong
    The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Peitou District, Taiwan
    Hum Genet 116:242. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Frequency analysis of autosomal dominant cerebellar ataxias in Taiwanese patients and clinical and molecular characterization of spinocerebellar ataxia type 6
    W Soong B
    Department of Neurology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Arch Neurol 58:1105-9. 2001
    ..The prevalence of SCA in the ethnic Chinese on Taiwan remains unclear. Moreover, there has been no report of SCA type 6 (SCA6) among Chinese people...
  5. ncbi request reprint Metabolic characterization of spinocerebellar ataxia type 6
    B Soong
    Neurological Institute, Veterans General Hospital Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan 112, Republic of China
    Arch Neurol 58:300-4. 2001
    ..Basic clinical, neuroimaging, and pathological, and epidemiological features have been described in the literature. However, the metabolic features of SCA6 have not been elucidated...
  6. pmc Positron emission tomography in asymptomatic gene carriers of Machado-Joseph disease
    B W Soong
    Department of Neurology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine and National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 64:499-504. 1998
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate these changes in asymptomatic Machado-Joseph disease gene carriers...
  7. ncbi request reprint Spinocerebellar ataxia type 2 presenting as familial levodopa-responsive parkinsonism
    D E Shan
    Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan, ROC
    Ann Neurol 50:812-5. 2001
    ..The reduction of 18F-dopa distribution in both the putamen and caudate nuclei confirmed that the nigrostriatal dopaminergic system was involved in parkinsonian patients with SCA2 mutation...
  8. doi request reprint The 'hot cross bun' sign in the patients with spinocerebellar ataxia
    Y C Lee
    Department of Neurology, National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Eur J Neurol 16:513-6. 2009
    ..Little is known about its pathological basis and prevalence in other degenerative cerebellar diseases and healthy population. We investigate the frequency of HCBS in the patients with spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA) and healthy controls...
  9. ncbi request reprint Dentatorubropallidoluysian atrophy in Chinese
    I H Lee
    The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, No. 201, Section 2, Shih-Pai Rd, Taipei, Taiwan 112, Republic of China
    Arch Neurol 58:1905-8. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: The ethnic prevalence of DRPLA seems to be correlated with the prevalence of intermediate-sized alleles in individual populations...
  10. doi request reprint MPZ mutation G123S characterization: evidence for a complex pathogenesis in CMT disease
    Y C Lee
    Section of Neurology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Neurology 70:273-7. 2008
    ..To characterize the clinical and cellular phenotypes of a novel MPZ mutation identified in a Chinese family with Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) disease type 1B...
  11. doi request reprint Population-specific spectrum of NOTCH3 mutations, MRI features and founder effect of CADASIL in Chinese
    Yi Chung Lee
    Dept of Neurology, National Yang Ming University, School of Medicine, 155, Sec 2, Li Nung St, Peitou District, Taipei, Taiwan 112, Republic of China
    J Neurol 256:249-55. 2009
    ..So far, most clinical, molecular and neuroimaging information has come from Caucasians. Therefore, we investigated the spectrum of NOTCH3 mutations and MRI features in CADASIL patients of Chinese origin on Taiwan...
  12. ncbi request reprint Gene symbol: MPZ. Disease: Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 1B
    Y C Lee
    Section of Neurology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan 00407 ROC
    Hum Genet 118:547-8. 2005