D Selcen


Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA


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    Selcen D, Engel A. Myofibrillar myopathy caused by novel dominant negative alpha B-crystallin mutations. Ann Neurol. 2003;54:804-10 pubmed
  2. Selcen D. Myofibrillar myopathies. Neuromuscul Disord. 2011;21:161-71 pubmed publisher
    ..However, in the majority of the myofibrillar myopathy patients the disease gene awaits discovery...
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    Selcen D, Fukuda T, Shen X, Engel A. Are MuSK antibodies the primary cause of myasthenic symptoms?. Neurology. 2004;62:1945-50 pubmed
  4. Selcen D. Severe congenital actin related myopathy with myofibrillar myopathy features. Neuromuscul Disord. 2015;25:488-92 pubmed publisher
  5. Selcen D. Myofibrillar myopathies. Curr Opin Neurol. 2010;23:477-81 pubmed publisher
    ..In each case the molecular defect leads to a largely stereotyped cascade of structural perturbation of the muscle fiber architecture. ..
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    Selcen D, Engel A. Mutations in myotilin cause myofibrillar myopathy. Neurology. 2004;62:1363-71 pubmed
  7. Selcen D, Shen X, Milone M, Brengman J, Ohno K, Deymeer F, et al. GFPT1-myasthenia: clinical, structural, and electrophysiologic heterogeneity. Neurology. 2013;81:370-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Different parameters of neuromuscular transmission are variably affected. When disruption of muscle-specific isoform determines the phenotype, this has devastating clinical, pathologic, and biochemical consequences. ..
  8. Selcen D. Myofibrillar myopathies. Curr Opin Neurol. 2008;21:585-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this communication is to provide an up-to-date overview of myofibrillar myopathies...
  9. Selcen D, Muntoni F, Burton B, Pegoraro E, Sewry C, Bite A, et al. Mutation in BAG3 causes severe dominant childhood muscular dystrophy. Ann Neurol. 2009;65:83-9 pubmed publisher
    ..We conclude mutation in Bag3 defines a novel severe autosomal dominant childhood muscular dystrophy. ..

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  1. Selcen D, Engel A. Myofibrillar myopathies. Handb Clin Neurol. 2011;101:143-54 pubmed publisher
    ..To date, all MFM mutations have appeared in Z-disk-associated proteins: namely, desmin, ?B-crystallin, myotilin, ZASP, filamin C, and Bag3. However, in the majority of patients with MFM, the disease gene awaits discovery...