Research Topics

R McFarland

Summary

Affiliation: University of Newcastle
Country: UK

Publications

  1. McFarland R, Hudson G, Taylor R, Green S, Hodges S, McKiernan P, et al. Reversible valproate hepatotoxicity due to mutations in mitochondrial DNA polymerase gamma (POLG1). Arch Dis Child. 2008;93:151-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Sequencing of the mitochondrial polymerase gamma gene (POLG1) revealed four heterozygous substitutions, two of which have been identified in cases of Alpers-Huttenlocher disease. ..
  2. Barends M, Verschuren L, Morava E, Nesbitt V, Turnbull D, McFarland R. Causes of Death in Adults with Mitochondrial Disease. JIMD Rep. 2016;26:103-13 pubmed publisher
    ..In almost half of the patients, the cause of death remained unknown. Based on our study, we present recommendations regarding the care of patients with mitochondrial disease. ..