Mitra Assadi

Summary

Affiliation: Cooper University Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of spinocerebellar ataxia with buspirone
    Mitra Assadi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology, Cooper University Hospital Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden, New Jersey, USA
    J Neurol Sci 260:143-6. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Validating an Ataxia Functional Composite Scale in spinocerebellar ataxia
    Mitra Assadi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology, Cooper University Hospital Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden, New Jersey, USA
    J Neurol Sci 268:136-9. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Tc SPECT scan in a patient with occipital lobe infarction and complex visual hallucinations
    Mitra Assadi
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 35:175-7. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Serial 1H-MRS in GM2 gangliosidoses
    Mitra Assadi
    Division of Neurology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 3 Cooper Plaza, Suite 320, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Eur J Pediatr 167:347-52. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Lithium citrate reduces excessive intra-cerebral N-acetyl aspartate in Canavan disease
    Mitra Assadi
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Neurology, 3 Cooper Plaza, Suite 320, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 14:354-9. 2010
  6. pmc Long-term follow-up after gene therapy for canavan disease
    Paola Leone
    Department of Cell Biology, Cell and Gene Therapy Center, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford, NJ 08034, USA
    Sci Transl Med 4:165ra163. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Lithium citrate for Canavan disease
    Christopher G Janson
    Department of Neurosurgery and Molecular Genetics, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 33:235-43. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Mild-onset presentation of Canavan's disease associated with novel G212A point mutation in aspartoacylase gene
    Christopher G Janson
    Department of Neurology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden, NJ, USA
    Ann Neurol 59:428-31. 2006

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of spinocerebellar ataxia with buspirone
    Mitra Assadi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology, Cooper University Hospital Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden, New Jersey, USA
    J Neurol Sci 260:143-6. 2007
    ..Buspirone was not shown to be superior to placebo in the treatment of patients with SCA...
  2. doi request reprint Validating an Ataxia Functional Composite Scale in spinocerebellar ataxia
    Mitra Assadi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology, Cooper University Hospital Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden, New Jersey, USA
    J Neurol Sci 268:136-9. 2008
    ..A strong correlation of AFCS with ICARS scores was demonstrated at all assessment periods. This study supports the validity of the AFCS as a useful assessment of ataxia in this population...
  3. ncbi request reprint Tc SPECT scan in a patient with occipital lobe infarction and complex visual hallucinations
    Mitra Assadi
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 35:175-7. 2003
    ..This case report is a clear example of the wide spectrum of the clinical manifestations in stroke victims. We also emphasize the importance of educating the medical staff about the organic basis for human behavior...
  4. ncbi request reprint Serial 1H-MRS in GM2 gangliosidoses
    Mitra Assadi
    Division of Neurology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 3 Cooper Plaza, Suite 320, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Eur J Pediatr 167:347-52. 2008
    ..1H-MRS may be a valuable tool in monitoring the disease progress and response to therapy in GM2 gangliosidoses. Elevation in the mI may prove to be more sensitive than the other metabolite alterations...
  5. doi request reprint Lithium citrate reduces excessive intra-cerebral N-acetyl aspartate in Canavan disease
    Mitra Assadi
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Neurology, 3 Cooper Plaza, Suite 320, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 14:354-9. 2010
    ..Diffusion Tensor Imaging was available in two patients and suggested micro-structural improvement in the corpus callosum. The results suggest that lithium administration may be beneficial in patients with Canavan disease...
  6. pmc Long-term follow-up after gene therapy for canavan disease
    Paola Leone
    Department of Cell Biology, Cell and Gene Therapy Center, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford, NJ 08034, USA
    Sci Transl Med 4:165ra163. 2012
    ..AAV2-ASPA gene therapy resulted in a decrease in elevated NAA in the brain and slowed progression of brain atrophy, with some improvement in seizure frequency and with stabilization of overall clinical status...
  7. ncbi request reprint Lithium citrate for Canavan disease
    Christopher G Janson
    Department of Neurosurgery and Molecular Genetics, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 33:235-43. 2005
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  8. ncbi request reprint Mild-onset presentation of Canavan's disease associated with novel G212A point mutation in aspartoacylase gene
    Christopher G Janson
    Department of Neurology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden, NJ, USA
    Ann Neurol 59:428-31. 2006
    ..Future studies of ASPA enzyme structure and gene regulation in these subjects could lead to a better understanding of Canavan's pathophysiology and improvements in ASPA gene therapy...