AMN

Summary

Gene Symbol: AMN
Description: amnion associated transmembrane protein
Alias: PRO1028, amnionless, amnionless homolog, protein amnionless, visceral endoderm-specific type 1 transmembrane protein
Species: human

Top Publications

  1. pmc Ancient founder mutation is responsible for Imerslund-Gräsbeck Syndrome among diverse ethnicities
    Cameron M Beech
    Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 6:74. 2011
  2. ncbi Amnionless, essential for mouse gastrulation, is mutated in recessive hereditary megaloblastic anemia
    Stephan M Tanner
    Human Cancer Genetics Program, Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Nat Genet 33:426-9. 2003
  3. pmc Luminal expression of cubilin is impaired in Imerslund-Grasbeck syndrome with compound AMN mutations in intron 3 and exon 7
    Fares Namour
    Faculte de Medecine, INSERM U954 Nutrition, Genetics, and Environmental Risk Exposure, Vandoeuvre les Nancy, France
    Haematologica 96:1715-9. 2011
  4. ncbi The amnionless gene, essential for mouse gastrulation, encodes a visceral-endoderm-specific protein with an extracellular cysteine-rich domain
    S Kalantry
    Molecular Biology Program, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Weill Graduate School of Medical Sciences of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Nat Genet 27:412-6. 2001
  5. ncbi The functional cobalamin (vitamin B12)-intrinsic factor receptor is a novel complex of cubilin and amnionless
    John C Fyfe
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
    Blood 103:1573-9. 2004
  6. ncbi [X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy]
    P Aubourg
    Service d endocrinologie et de neurologie pédiatrique, Hopital Saint Vincent de Paul, INSERM U745, 82, avenue Denfert Rochereau, 75014 Paris, France
    Ann Endocrinol (Paris) 68:403-11. 2007
  7. ncbi Peroxisomal disorders: genotype, phenotype, major neuropathologic lesions, and pathogenesis
    J M Powers
    Department of Pathology Neuropathology and Postmortem Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY 14642, USA
    Brain Pathol 8:101-20. 1998
  8. ncbi An X-linked gene involved in androgenetic alopecia: a lesson to be learned from adrenoleukodystrophy
    A Konig
    Department of Dermatology, Philipp University, Marburg, Germany
    Dermatology 200:213-8. 2000
  9. ncbi Cumulative and residual effects of repeated sewage sludge applications: forage productivity and soil quality implications in South Florida, USA
    Gilbert C Sigua
    USDA ARS, Subtropical Agricultural Research Station, Brooksville, FL, USA
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 12:80-8. 2005
  10. ncbi Granisetron is equivalent to ondansetron for prophylaxis of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting: results of a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    A Del Giglio
    Oncology and Hematology Discipline, ABC Foundation School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Cancer 89:2301-8. 2000

Detail Information

Publications126 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Ancient founder mutation is responsible for Imerslund-Gräsbeck Syndrome among diverse ethnicities
    Cameron M Beech
    Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 6:74. 2011
    ..malabsorption of cobalamin (Cbl) due to bi-allelic mutations in either the cubilin gene (CUBN) or the human amnionless homolog (AMN)...
  2. ncbi Amnionless, essential for mouse gastrulation, is mutated in recessive hereditary megaloblastic anemia
    Stephan M Tanner
    Human Cancer Genetics Program, Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Nat Genet 33:426-9. 2003
    The amnionless gene, Amn, on mouse chromosome 12 encodes a type I transmembrane protein that is expressed in the extraembryonic visceral layer during gastrulation...
  3. pmc Luminal expression of cubilin is impaired in Imerslund-Grasbeck syndrome with compound AMN mutations in intron 3 and exon 7
    Fares Namour
    Faculte de Medecine, INSERM U954 Nutrition, Genetics, and Environmental Risk Exposure, Vandoeuvre les Nancy, France
    Haematologica 96:1715-9. 2011
    ..b>Amnionless, the gene product of AMN, is a transmembrane protein that binds tightly to the N-terminal end of cubilin, the ..
  4. ncbi The amnionless gene, essential for mouse gastrulation, encodes a visceral-endoderm-specific protein with an extracellular cysteine-rich domain
    S Kalantry
    Molecular Biology Program, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Weill Graduate School of Medical Sciences of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Nat Genet 27:412-6. 2001
    ..streak into these functional regions, we have cloned and functionally identified the gene disrupted in the amnionless (amn) mouse, which has a recessive, embryonic lethal mutation that interferes specifically with the formation ..
  5. ncbi The functional cobalamin (vitamin B12)-intrinsic factor receptor is a novel complex of cubilin and amnionless
    John C Fyfe
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
    Blood 103:1573-9. 2004
    ..I-GS-causing mutations are found in either of 2 genes encoding the epithelial proteins: cubilin and amnionless (AMN)...
  6. ncbi [X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy]
    P Aubourg
    Service d endocrinologie et de neurologie pédiatrique, Hopital Saint Vincent de Paul, INSERM U745, 82, avenue Denfert Rochereau, 75014 Paris, France
    Ann Endocrinol (Paris) 68:403-11. 2007
    ..5-12 years, but also 35% of adult males; 2) a form that mainly involves the spinal cord (adrenomyeloneuropathy, AMN) in adult males between 20-50 years and 50% of heterozygous women after the age of 40 years...
  7. ncbi Peroxisomal disorders: genotype, phenotype, major neuropathologic lesions, and pathogenesis
    J M Powers
    Department of Pathology Neuropathology and Postmortem Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY 14642, USA
    Brain Pathol 8:101-20. 1998
    ..The gene defect in adreno-leukodystrophy (ALD) / adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) involves an integral peroxisomal membrane protein...
  8. ncbi An X-linked gene involved in androgenetic alopecia: a lesson to be learned from adrenoleukodystrophy
    A Konig
    Department of Dermatology, Philipp University, Marburg, Germany
    Dermatology 200:213-8. 2000
    Adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD), including its adult variant adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN), is an X-linked recessive trait characterized by progressive demyelinization of the nervous system...
  9. ncbi Cumulative and residual effects of repeated sewage sludge applications: forage productivity and soil quality implications in South Florida, USA
    Gilbert C Sigua
    USDA ARS, Subtropical Agricultural Research Station, Brooksville, FL, USA
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 12:80-8. 2005
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  10. ncbi Granisetron is equivalent to ondansetron for prophylaxis of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting: results of a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    A Del Giglio
    Oncology and Hematology Discipline, ABC Foundation School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Cancer 89:2301-8. 2000
    ..Because most of these trials compared ondansetron with granisetron, the authors conducted a meta-analysis to determine if the current data available show any therapeutic difference between them...
  11. ncbi Adrenal steroids in adrenomyeloneuropathy. Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate, androstenedione and 17alpha-hydroxyprogesterone
    Maria Wichers-Rother
    Universitaetsklinikum Bonn, Institut für Klinische Biochemie, Sigmund Freud Str 25, 53105 Bonn, Germany
    J Neurol 252:1525-9. 2005
    Adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD) and its adult variant adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) are X-linked diseases associated with a deficiency in the peroxisomal degradation of saturated very long chain fatty acids (VLCFA) resulting in an accumulation ..
  12. pmc Effects of stimulation of muscarinic receptors on bladder afferent nerves in the in vitro bladder-pelvic afferent nerve preparation of the rat
    Yongbei Yu
    Department of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Brain Res 1361:43-53. 2010
    ..These effects were blocked by intravesical injection of 5 μM atropine methyl nitrate (AMN). Intravesical administration of 5 μM AMN alone did not alter BAN firing or the amplitude of bladder contractions...
  13. ncbi Protective effects of S+ ketamine and atropine against lethality and brain damage during soman-induced status epilepticus in guinea-pigs
    Frederic Dorandeu
    Département de Toxicologie CRSSA, 24 Avenue des Maquis du Gresivaudan, La Tronche, France
    Toxicology 234:185-93. 2007
    ..IM) 30min before soman (62 microg/kg, 2 LD(50), IM), followed by therapy consisting of atropine methyl nitrate (AMN) (4 mg/kg, IM) 1min following soman exposure...
  14. ncbi Mouse amnionless, which is required for primitive streak assembly, mediates cell-surface localization and endocytic function of cubilin on visceral endoderm and kidney proximal tubules
    Sharon Strope
    Molecular Biology Graduate Program, Weill Graduate School of Medical Sciences of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Development 131:4787-95. 2004
    Impaired primitive streak assembly in the mouse amnionless (amn) mutant results in the absence of non-axial trunk mesoderm, a derivative of the middle region of the primitive streak...
  15. ncbi Cardiorespiratory effects following acute exposure to pyridostigmine bromide and/or N,N-diethyl-m-toluamide (DEET) in rats
    Leslie A Chaney
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, USA
    Int J Toxicol 21:287-300. 2002
    ..Pretreatment with atropine methyl nitrate (AMN), a peripherally selective competitive antagonist at nicotinic and muscarinic receptor sites, reduced the ..
  16. pmc Unexpected sequence similarity between nucleosidases and phosphoribosyltransferases of different specificity
    A R Mushegian
    Department of Plant Pathology, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40546 0091
    Protein Sci 3:1081-8. 1994
    ..Family I consists of Escherichia coli AMP hydrolase (Amn), uridine phosphorylase (Udp), purine phosphorylase (DeoD), uncharacterized proteins from E...
  17. doi Histogenesis of congenital and acquired melanocytic nevi based on histological study of lesion size and thickness
    Yasutaka Tokuda
    Division of Dermatology, National Mastumoto Medical Center, Murai chyo, Matsumoto, Japan
    J Dermatol 37:1011-8. 2010
    ..To clarify the histogenic differences between acquired melanocytic nevi (AMN) and congenital melanocytic nevi (CMN), diameter and depth of nevus cells (tumor thickness) were examined in ..
  18. ncbi Radioprotective effect of lycopene on chromosomal aberrations (CAs) induced by gamma radiation in human lymphocytes
    Kultigin Cavusoglu
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science and Art, University of Giresun, Giresun, Turkey
    J Environ Biol 30:113-7. 2009
    ..Mitotic index (MI) and aberrant metaphase number (AMN) were also calculated...
  19. ncbi Nevus type in dermoscopy is related to skin type in white persons
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 143:351-6. 2007
    Dermoscopic classification of acquired melanocytic nevi (AMN) is based on the evaluation of 3 main criteria-global pattern, pigment distribution, and color.
  20. pmc Seven-Tesla proton magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging in adult X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy
    Eva Ratai
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Neurol 65:1488-94. 2008
    ..Phenotypes vary in their pathology, ranging from axonal degeneration to inflammatory demyelination. The severity of symptoms is poorly explained by conventional imaging...
  21. doi Exploiting cell-free systems: Implementation and debugging of a system of biotransformations
    Matthias Bujara
    Department of Biosystems Science and Engineering, ETH Zurich, Basel, Switzerland
    Biotechnol Bioeng 106:376-89. 2010
    ..Insulation required in particular inactivation of the amn gene encoding the AMP nucleosidase, which otherwise led to glucose-independent DHAP production from adenosine ..
  22. ncbi Enhanced enteric properties and stability of shellac films through composite salts formation
    Sontaya Limmatvapirat
    Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Silpakorn University, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand
    Eur J Pharm Biopharm 67:690-8. 2007
    ..prepared in various salt forms by dissolving them with 2-amino-2-methyl-1-propanol (AMP) and ammonium hydroxide (AMN) at various ratios of AMP:AMN...
  23. doi Dietary starch type affects body weight and glycemic control in freely fed but not energy-restricted obese rats
    Alfred A Aziz
    Nutrition Research Division, Bureau of Nutritional Sciences, Food Directorate, Health Products and Food Branch, Health Canada, AL 2203E, Ottawa, ON, K1A 0K9, Canada
    J Nutr 139:1881-9. 2009
    ..starch diet (AMO) would improve body weight and glycemic control relative to a high-amylopectin starch diet (AMN) in rats with diet-induced obesity. After inducing obesity with a high-fat and -energy diet (Expt...
  24. doi Therapy of X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy
    Alexander Semmler
    University Hospital Zurich, Department of Neurology, Frauenklinikstr 26, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Expert Rev Neurother 8:1367-79. 2008
    ..adult cerebral ALD [ACALD]) onset leading to death within a few years, over adult-onset adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) with or without focal CNS demyelination, AMN converting into a rapidly progressive, cerebral demyelinating ..
  25. ncbi The physiology of pigmented nevi
    J Kincannon
    Department of Pediatric Dermatology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas
    Pediatrics 104:1042-5. 1999
    ..The common mole or acquired melanocytic nevus (AMN) is a collection of nevomelanocytes grouped into nests located in the epidermis (junctional nevus), dermis (dermal ..
  26. ncbi Should therapeutic abortion be legal in Nicaragua: the response of Nicaraguan obstetrician-gynaecologists
    Heathe Luz McNaughton
    Nicaraguan Society of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Managua, Nicaragua
    Reprod Health Matters 10:111-9. 2002
    ..These results countered claims by the Nicaraguan Medical Association (AMN), taken up by the Church and anti-abortion legislators and groups, that therapeutic abortion was no longer ..
  27. ncbi Potential biomarkers of colorectal adenoma-dysplasia-carcinoma progression: mRNA expression profiling and in situ protein detection on TMAs reveal 15 sequentially upregulated and 2 downregulated genes
    Orsolya Galamb
    2nd Department of Medicine, Semmelweis University, Szentkiralyi str 46, Budapest, Hungary
    Cell Oncol 31:19-29. 2009
    ..As most colorectal cancers (CRC) develop from villous adenomas, studying alterations in gene expression profiles across the colorectal adenoma-dysplasia-carcinoma sequence may yield potential biomarkers of disease progression...
  28. pmc Hereditary juvenile cobalamin deficiency caused by mutations in the intrinsic factor gene
    Stephan M Tanner
    Human Cancer Genetics Program, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:4130-3. 2005
    ..Biallelic mutations either in the cubilin (CUBN) or amnionless (AMN) gene cause IGS...
  29. ncbi The amnesiac gene product is expressed in two neurons in the Drosophila brain that are critical for memory
    S Waddell
    Center for Learning and Memory Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences Department of Biology Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Cell 103:805-13. 2000
    ..The predicted amnesiac gene product, AMN, is an apparent preproneuropeptide, and previous studies suggest that it stimulates cAMP synthesis...
  30. pmc AMN directs endocytosis of the intrinsic factor-vitamin B(12) receptor cubam by engaging ARH or Dab2
    Gitte Albinus Pedersen
    Department of Medical Biochemistry, University of Aarhus, Ole Worms Alle, Bldg 1170 1171, Aarhus C, Denmark
    Traffic 11:706-20. 2010
    ..Cubam is composed of two proteins: cubilin and amnionless. Cubilin harbors ligand binding capabilities, while amnionless provides membrane anchorage and potential ..
  31. ncbi Physical organization of phytobeneficial genes nifH and ipdC in the plant growth-promoting rhizobacterium Azospirillum lipoferum 4VI
    Didier Blaha
    UMR CNRS 5557 Ecologie Microbienne, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, 43 bd du 11 Novembre, 69622 Villeurbanne Cedex, France
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 244:157-63. 2005
    ..brasilense. In contrast, the region located downstream of acpD contained four housekeeping genes (i.e. genes encoding DapF-, MiaB- and FtsY-like proteins, as well as gene amn) and differed totally from the one found in A. brasilense.
  32. pmc Current and future pharmacological treatment strategies in X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy
    Johannes Berger
    Center for Brain Research, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Brain Pathol 20:845-56. 2010
    ..the clinical spectrum of the neurometabolic disorder X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy/adrenomyeloneuropathy (X-ALD/AMN)...
  33. ncbi Decreased expression of ABCD4 and BG1 genes early in the pathogenesis of X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy
    Muriel Asheuer
    Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale U561, Hopital Saint Vincent de Paul, Paris, France
    Hum Mol Genet 14:1293-303. 2005
    Childhood cerebral adrenoleukodystrophy (CCER), adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) and AMN with cerebral demyelination (AMN-C) are the main phenotypic variants of X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD)...
  34. pmc Progression of abnormalities in adrenomyeloneuropathy and neurologically asymptomatic X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy despite treatment with "Lorenzo's oil"
    B M van Geel
    Department of Neurology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 67:290-9. 1999
    ..The efficacy of "Lorenzo's oil" in the milder phenotypes of X-ALD was assessed, as this has been much less investigated...
  35. doi Effect of religion on the attitude of primiparous women toward genetic testing
    Ihab M Usta
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Prenat Diagn 30:241-6. 2010
    ..Factors that influence a pregnant woman's decision to accept or decline genetic tests are largely undefined. The objective of this study was to determine the acceptance rate of prenatal diagnostic testing in Lebanon according to religion...
  36. doi General aspects and neuropathology of X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy
    Isidro Ferrer
    Institut Neuropatologia, Servei Anatomia Patològica, Institut d Investigació Biomèdica de Bellvitge IDIBELL Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, Hospitalet de Llobregat, CIBERNED, Spain
    Brain Pathol 20:817-30. 2010
    ..recognized in male patients including cerebral ALD in childhood, adolescence or adulthood, adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN), Addison's disease and, eventually, gonadal insufficiency...
  37. doi Early oxidative damage underlying neurodegeneration in X-adrenoleukodystrophy
    Stephane Fourcade
    Centre de Genètica Mèdica i Molecular, Institut d Investigació Biomèdica de Bellvitge IDIBELL, Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Hum Mol Genet 17:1762-73. 2008
    ..cerebral childhood adrenoleukodystrophy (CCALD) or spinal cord neurodegeneration (adrenomyeloneuropathy, AMN), adrenal insufficiency and accumulation of very long-chain fatty acids (VLCFA) in tissues...
  38. ncbi Attitudes of families affected by adrenoleukodystrophy toward prenatal diagnosis, presymptomatic and carrier testing, and newborn screening
    Jean Schaller
    Myriad Genetic Laboratories, Inc, Medical Services, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Genet Test 11:296-302. 2007
    Families affected by adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD) and adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) were surveyed to elicit attitudes toward prenatal, presymptomatic and carrier testing, and newborn screening in order to determine the level of support that ..
  39. ncbi Natural history of X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy in Japan
    Yasuyuki Suzuki
    Medical Education Development Center, Gifu University School of Medicine, Yanagido 1 1, Gifu 501 1194, Japan
    Brain Dev 27:353-7. 2005
    ..The data on 145 patients, including 46 patients with the childhood cerebral form, 39 with adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN), 33 with the adult cerebral form, 14 with the adolescent form and 13 with the olivo-ponto-cerebellar (OPC) form, ..
  40. ncbi Evidence of in vitro differential secretion of 72 and 92 kDa type IV collagenases after selective exposure to lipopolysaccharide in human fetal membranes
    Guadalupe Garcia-Lopez
    Direction of Research, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City 11000, Mexico
    Mol Hum Reprod 13:409-18. 2007
    ..membranes form two independent chambers, allowing for the selective stimulation of either the amnion (AMN) and/or the choriodecidua (CHD) regions...
  41. ncbi Putative X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy gene shares unexpected homology with ABC transporters
    J Mosser
    Laboratoire de Genetique Moleculaire des Eucaryotes du CNRS, INSERM Unite 184, Institut de Chimie Biologique, Faculte de Medecine, Strasbourg, France
    Nature 361:726-30. 1993
    ..is an X-linked disease affecting 1/20,000 males either as cerebral ALD in childhood or as adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) in adults. Childhood ALD is the more severe form, with onset of neurological symptoms between 5-12 years of age...
  42. ncbi Amantadine as augmentation therapy in the management of treatment-resistant depression
    Rafael Stryjer
    Beer Yaakov Mental Health Center, Beer Yaakov, Israel
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 18:93-6. 2003
    ..Amantadine (AMN), an agent traditionally used in the treatment and prophylaxis of influenza, is now known to exhibit prominent ..
  43. pmc Computational study of drug binding to the membrane-bound tetrameric M2 peptide bundle from influenza A virus
    Ekta Khurana
    Department of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1808:530-7. 2011
    ..Adamantane drugs, amantadine (AMN) and rimantidine (RMN), block the proton conduction in some strains, and have been used for the treatment and ..
  44. ncbi MRI and proton MRSI in women heterozygous for X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy
    A Fatemi
    Kennedy Krieger Institute, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Neurology 60:1301-7. 2003
    ..To utilize neuroimaging procedures to assess the extent of cerebral involvement in female subjects heterozygous for X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD)...
  45. doi Cholesterol-deprivation increases mono-unsaturated very long-chain fatty acids in skin fibroblasts from patients with X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy
    M Engelen
    Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Laboratory Genetic Metabolic Diseases, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1781:105-11. 2008
    ..and fatal cerebral demyelinating disease in childhood (CCALD), to the milder slowly progressive form in adulthood (AMN)...
  46. pmc Control of Drosophila perineurial glial growth by interacting neurotransmitter-mediated signaling pathways
    J Yager
    Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, MS 140, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:10445-50. 2001
    ..transporter; eag, which encodes a potassium channel; push, which encodes a large, Zn(2+)-finger-containing protein; amn, which encodes a putative neuropeptide related to the pituitary adenylate cyclase activator peptide; and NF1, the ..
  47. ncbi Auditory brainstem response findings and peripheral auditory sensitivity in adrenoleukodystrophy
    J P Pillion
    Kennedy Krieger Institute, MD 21205, USA
    J Neurol Sci 247:130-7. 2006
    ..The five groups were cerebral childhood and adolescent, pure adrenomyeloneuropathy (pure AMN), adrenomyeloneuropathy cerebral (AMN cerebral), Addison's only and symptomatic female heterozygotes...
  48. ncbi Molecular cloning and characterization of Mn-superoxide dismutase from disk abalone (Haliotis discus discus)
    Prashani Mudika Ekanayake
    Department of Marine Biotechnology, Cheju National University, 66 Jejudaehakno, Jeju 690 756, Republic of Korea
    Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol 145:318-24. 2006
    ..In this study, a putative gene encoding Mn-SOD from disk abalone (Haliotis discus discus, aMn-SOD) was cloned, sequenced, expressed in Escherichia coli K12(TB1) and the protein was purified using pMAL protein ..
  49. pmc Determination of MICs of aminocandin for Candida spp. and filamentous fungi
    N Isham
    Center for Medical Mycology, University Hospitals of Cleveland Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:4342-4. 2006
    ..We evaluated the new echinocandin aminocandin (AMN) for its antifungal activities against a range of fungal pathogens by determination of the MICs for the organisms...
  50. ncbi Homozygous AMN mutation in hereditary selective intestinal malabsorption of vitamin B12 in Jordan
    Jamil R Al-Alami
    Department of Biochemistry and Medical Laboratory Science, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Saudi Med J 26:1061-4. 2005
    ..Several syndromes present with megaloblastic anemia such as congenital megaloblastic anemia due to intrinsic factor defect and juvenile megaloblastic anemia with proteinuria due to defects in the cubilin or the amnionless protein.
  51. ncbi Deletion mapping of the Drosophila memory mutant amnesiac
    T Tully
    J Neurogenet 3:33-47. 1986
    ..conditioning procedure, two deficiency chromosomes, mal8 and mal12, produced amnesiac-like memory deficits in Df/amn flies but not in Df/ + controls...
  52. ncbi Academia Multidisciplinaria Neurotraumatologica AMN
    K R H von Wild
    Medical Faculty, Westfälischen Wilhelms University, Munster, North Rhine Westphalia, Germany
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 93:223-6. 2005
  53. ncbi Identification of 20 genes aberrantly methylated in human breast cancers
    Kazuaki Miyamoto
    Carcinogenesis Division, National Cancer Center Research Institute, Chuo Ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Cancer 116:407-14. 2005
    ..HOXD11, FLJ25161, XT3, PCDH10, PCDHGB6, SIM1, LOC346978, COE2, TDH (FLJ25033), LOC346419, FLJ33790, GJB2, AMN, LOC201164, DLX4, DCC and FOXA2, were found to be methylated in at least one of 8 breast cancer cell lines...
  54. ncbi Comparative studies of four Drosophila P-insertion mutants with memory defects
    Yu V Bragina
    Laboratory for Comparative Behavioral Genetics, I P Pavlov Institute of Physiology, Russian Academy of Sciences, 6 Makarov Bank, 199034 St Petersburg, Russia
    Neurosci Behav Physiol 33:73-9. 2003
    ..e., the association between the conditioned and unconditioned stimuli (lat, rut, dnc, amn, and P153) and the association between the conditioned stimulus and the aversive motivational system mediating the ..
  55. pmc Repeated administration of imipramine modifies GABAergic transmission in rat frontal cortex
    Joanna Wabno
    Department of Physiology, Institute of Pharmacology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Smetna 12, 31 343 Krakow, Poland
    J Neural Transm 120:711-9. 2013
    ..Application of N,N'-dibenzhydrylethane-1,2-diamine dihydrochloride (AMN 082), a selective mGluR7 allosteric agonist, to the slice incubation medium resulted in a decrease in the mean ..
  56. pmc Increased macular choroidal blood flow velocity during systemic corticosteroid therapy in a patient with acute macular neuroretinopathy
    Yuki Hashimoto
    Department of Ophthalmology, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:1645-9. 2012
    The precise mechanism causing outer retinal damage in acute macular neuroretinopathy (AMN) remains unclear...
  57. pmc Intravenous immunoglobulin treatment in a patient with adrenomyeloneuropathy
    Aia Elise Jønch
    Kennedy Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, GL, Landevej 7, Copenhagen, 2600, Glostrup, Denmark
    BMC Neurol 12:108. 2012
    Adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) is one of several phenotypes of the adrenoleukodystrophy spectrum caused by mutations in the ABCD1 gene on the X chromosome...
  58. doi How can cobalamin injections be spaced in long-term therapy for inborn errors of vitamin B(12) absorption?
    Amina Boina Abdallah
    APHP, Reference Center for Inherited Metabolic Disease, Hopital Robert Debre, F 75019 Paris, France
    Mol Genet Metab 107:66-71. 2012
    ..IGD is due to mutations in one of the 2 subunits of the intrinsic factor receptor that is cubilin (CUBN) or amnionless (AMN)...
  59. doi X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy: clinical, metabolic, genetic and pathophysiological aspects
    Stephan Kemp
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1822:1465-74. 2012
    ..The two main clinical phenotypes of X-ALD are adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) and inflammatory cerebral ALD that manifests either in children or more rarely in adults...
  60. doi Comparison of three methods for detection of melamine in compost and soil
    Yongqiang Tian
    Depatment of Vegetable Science, College of Agronomy and Biotechnology, China Agricultural University, 2 Yuanmingyuan xilu, Beijing 100193, China
    Sci Total Environ 417:255-62. 2012
    ..All three methods accurately detected MM concentrations if no MM degradation products, such as ammeline (AMN), ammelide (AMD) and cyanuric acid (CA), were present in an aqueous sample...
  61. doi Accessory mental nerve: case report, review and its role in trigeminal neuralgia
    Anjani Kumar Jha
    Neelam s Faciomaxillary and Dental Care Centre, 661 8th Main Road, Hampinagar, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
    Surg Radiol Anat 34:469-73. 2012
    The presence of accessory mental nerve (AMN) is rare and only few cases have been reported. Peripheral neurectomy of the mental nerve is one of the treatments of choice in cases of trigeminal neuralgia (TGN) affecting the mental nerve...
  62. doi Strength: a relevant link to functional performance in the neurodegenerative disease of adrenomyeloneuropathy
    Jennifer L Keller
    Kennedy Krieger Institute, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 26:1080-8. 2012
    With progressive abnormalities in leg strength, tone, and sensation, adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) is a differential diagnosis for multiple sclerosis and hereditary spastic paraparesis...
  63. pmc A-, T-, and H-type currents shape intrinsic firing of developing rat abducens motoneurons
    Michael Russier
    Neurobiologie des Canaux Ioniques, INSERM U464, IFR Jean Roche, Faculte de Medecine Nord, Universite de la Mediterranee, Boulevard Pierre Dramard, 13916 Marseille Cedex 20, France
    J Physiol 549:21-36. 2003
    ..Recordings were made from aMNs in the whole-cell configuration of the patch-clamp technique. Two main types of aMn could be distinguished according to their firing profile during prolonged depolarizations...
  64. ncbi [X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy--case reports of 4 patients in a family]
    Miroslav Dumic
    Klinicki bolnicki centar Zagreb
    Lijec Vjesn 124:258-62. 2002
    ..from three generations showed three patients with adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD), one with adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) and five females heterozygous for ALD, three of which were psychiatric patients...
  65. doi Optic nerve atrophy in adrenoleukodystrophy detectable by optic coherence tomography
    Brian T Grainger
    Department of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, Private Bag 92019, University of Auckland, Auckland Mail Centre, Auckland 1142, New Zealand
    J Clin Neurosci 17:122-4. 2010
    ..The two most frequent ALD phenotypes are adult-onset adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) and childhood cerebral ALD...
  66. doi Highly sensitive detection of melamine and its derivatives by capillary electrophoresis coupled with online preconcentration techniques
    Yue Jin
    Institute of Analytical Chemistry, College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, Peking University, Beijing, PR China
    Electrophoresis 31:3913-20. 2010
    ..a rapid, simple and sensitive method for determination of melamine (MM) and its derivatives such as ammeline (AMN), ammelide (AMD) and cyanuric acid (CA) in liquid milk products...
  67. doi Molecular study of proteinuria in patients treated with B₁₂ supplements: do not forget megaloblastic anemia type 1
    Nomy Levin-Iaina
    Nephrology and Hypertension Institute, Department of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Sackler School of Medicine, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Nephron Clin Pract 118:c67-71. 2011
    ..In the present study, we describe 2 Israeli Jewish patients with MGA1 and isolated proteinuria...
  68. ncbi Developmental expression of an amn(+) transgene rescues the mutant memory defect of amnesiac adults
    J DeZazzo
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, New York 11724, USA
    J Neurosci 19:8740-6. 1999
    The Drosophila memory gene amnesiac (amn) has been proposed to encode a neuropeptide protein, which includes regions homologous to vertebrate pituitary adenylyl cyclase-activating peptide (PACAP; Feany and Quinn, 1995)...
  69. ncbi Th 1 cytokine production by peripheral blood mononuclear cells in X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy
    - Di Biase A
    Department of Metabolism and Pathological Biochemistry, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 182:161-5. 2001
    Cerebral adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD) and adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) are the two most frequent clinical phenotypes of the same genetic defect leading to the accumulation of very long chain fatty acids (VLCFA)...
  70. ncbi Structure and regulation of the AMP nucleosidase gene (amn) from Escherichia coli
    H B Leung
    Department of Biochemistry, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Biochemistry 28:8726-33. 1989
    The gene for AMP nucleosidase from Escherichia coli (amn) has been sequenced and characterized. The gene codes for a transcript of 1.7 +/- 0.2 kb, and the open reading frame corresponds to a protein of 483 amino acids (Mr = 53848)...
  71. ncbi The niacin skin flush abnormality in schizophrenia: a quantitative dose-response study
    Erik Messamore
    Behavioral Health and Clinical Neurosciences Division, 3710 SW US Veterans Hospital Road, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Schizophr Res 62:251-8. 2003
    ..present study by characterizing the dose-response relationship between topically applied alpha-methylnicotinate (AMN) and cutaneous blood flow changes, which were quantified by laser Doppler flowmetry...
  72. ncbi Chromosomal aberrations induced by radiotherapy in lymphocytes from patients with lung cancer
    Kultigin Cavusoglu
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science and Art, University of Giresun, Giresun, Turkey
    J Environ Biol 30:7-10. 2009
    ..CAs were evaluated in terms of chromosome break, dicentric, ring and chromosome gap. Abnormal metaphase number (AMN) was also calculated Chromosome studies were carried out in peripheral blood lymphocytes of 20 cancer patients ..
  73. ncbi Simultaneous determination of naproxen and related compounds by HPLC using porous graphitic carbon column
    Lotfi Monser
    Chemistry Department, Institut National des Sciences Appliquées et de Technologie, Centre Urbain Nord, B P No 676, 1080 Tunis Cedex, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Pharm Biomed Anal 32:1087-92. 2003
    ..as 1-(6-methoxy-2-naphthyl) ethanol (MNE), 2-methoxy-6-ethyl naphthalene (MEN) and 2-acetyl-6-methoxy naphthalene (AMN)...
  74. ncbi Aging specifically impairs amnesiac-dependent memory in Drosophila
    Takuya Tamura
    Tokyo Metropolitan Institute for Neuroscience, Fuchu, Tokyo 183 8526, Japan
    Neuron 40:1003-11. 2003
    ..we demonstrate that age-related defects in olfactory memory are identical to those of the MTM mutant amnesiac (amn). Furthermore, amn flies do not exhibit an age-dependent decrease in memory, in contrast to other memory mutants...
  75. ncbi Modulation of L-type calcium channels in Drosophila via a pituitary adenylyl cyclase-activating polypeptide (PACAP)-mediated pathway
    Anindya Bhattacharya
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14214 3000, USA
    J Biol Chem 279:37291-7. 2004
    ..Mutations in the amnesiac (amn) gene, which encodes a polypeptide homologous to human PACAP-38, reduced the L-type current in larval muscles...
  76. ncbi Serum very-long-chain fatty acids levels determined by gas chromatography in the diagnosis of peroxisomal disorders in Poland
    Teresa Joanna Stradomska
    Department of Biochemistry and Experimental Medicine, The Children s Memorial Health Institute Warsaw, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 47:306-13. 2009
    ..PBD) were diagnosed in 8 patients, bifunctional protein deficiency in 3 and X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD/AMN) in 127 hemi- or heterozygotes. The frequency of PBD was estimated as 0.20 : 100 000, and that of X-ALD/AMN 2...
  77. ncbi Diverse odor-conditioned memories require uniquely timed dorsal paired medial neuron output
    Alex C Keene
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 364 Plantation Street, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
    Neuron 44:521-33. 2004
    Amnesiac mutant flies have an olfactory memory defect. The amn gene encodes a homolog of vertebrate pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating peptide (PACAP), and it is strongly expressed in dorsal paired medial (DPM) neurons...
  78. doi Combined amylin-leptin treatment lowers blood pressure and adiposity in lean and obese rats
    R Seth
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Program in Neuroscience, College of Medicine, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:1183-92. 2011
    Objective: To examine the cardiovascular effects of combined amylin (AMN) and leptin (LEP) treatment in lean and obese rats.
  79. doi Manipulations of AMP metabolic genes increase growth rate and cold tolerance in Escherichia coli: implications for psychrophilic evolution
    Bradley R Parry
    Biology Department, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 28:2139-45. 2011
    ..purA) from the psychrophilic gammaproteobacterium, Psychrobacter cryohalolentis, in an AMP nucleosidase (amn)-deficient background. Modified E...
  80. doi Apoptotic microtubule network organization and maintenance depend on high cellular ATP levels and energized mitochondria
    Manuel Oropesa
    Centro Andaluz de Biologia del Desarrollo, Universidad Pablo de Olavide Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Carretera de Utrera Km 1, Seville, Spain
    Apoptosis 16:404-24. 2011
    ..However, the maintenance of the apoptotic microtubule network (AMN) during apoptosis is not understood...
  81. pmc Mutations in the gene for X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy in patients with different clinical phenotypes
    A Braun
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Munich, Germany
    Am J Hum Genet 56:854-61. 1995
    ..X-ALD and in their female relatives; these clinical expressions were cerebral childhood ALD, adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN), and "Addison disease only" (ADO) phenotype...
  82. ncbi A neuropeptide gene defined by the Drosophila memory mutant amnesiac
    M B Feany
    Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Science 268:869-73. 1995
    ..One suppressor mutation that was recovered mapped in the amnesiac (amn) gene. Cloning of the locus revealed that amn encodes a previously uncharacterized neuropeptide gene...
  83. ncbi A candidate gene for the amnionless gastrulation stage mouse mutation encodes a TRAF-related protein
    X Wang
    Molecular Biology Program, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, New York, 10021, USA
    Dev Biol 177:274-90. 1996
    We report the identification of a new recessive prenatal lethal insertional mutation, amnionless (amn). amn mutant embryos first appear abnormal during the Early Streak stage, between E6.5 and E7.0, when they initiate mesoderm production...
  84. ncbi [Phenotype variability in adrenoleukodystrophy. Presentation of three new cases and a review of literature]
    J R Ara
    , Zaragoza
    Rev Neurol 24:843-7. 1996
    ..disorder with very variable phenotype expression, including classical infantil ALD, adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) in adults and sex-linked Addison's disease. Clinical observations. Three affected patients are presented...
  85. ncbi Cloning and analysis of the shiA gene, which encodes the shikimate transport system of escherichia coli K-12
    M J Whipp
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, 3052, Australia
    Gene 209:185-92. 1998
    ..The gene is predicted to encode a protein of 438 amino acids and lies adjacent to the amn gene...
  86. ncbi Differences in developmental cell death between somatic and autonomic motor neurons of rat spinal cord
    R Wetts
    Division of Neurosciences, Beckman Research Institute of the City of Hope, Duarte, California 91010 3011, USA
    J Comp Neurol 396:483-92. 1998
    ..In the present study, we used three different approaches to determine the amount of AMN cell death during normal development in the rat...
  87. doi Dermoscopic, histological and immunohistochemical evaluation of cancerous features in acquired melanocytic nevi that have been repeatedly exposed to UVA or UVB
    Ausilia Maria Manganoni
    Department of Dermatology, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Exp Dermatol 21:86-90. 2012
    ..repeated solar and artificial UVB (280-320 nm) and UVA (320-400 nm) exposures can modify acquired melanocytic nevi (AMN)...
  88. ncbi Autonomic motor neuron migration and expression of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate reduced diaphorase are dependent upon peripheral target
    R P Barber
    Division of Neurosciences, Beckman Research Institute of the City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    J Comp Neurol 398:568-74. 1998
    ..The peripheral targets of AMNs were excised microsurgically from histotypic spinal slices before the arrival of AMN axons...
  89. ncbi The amn gene product is required in extraembryonic tissues for the generation of middle primitive streak derivatives
    C Tomihara-Newberger
    Sloan Kettering Division, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Cornell University, 1275 York Avenue, New York, New York, 10021, USA
    Dev Biol 204:34-54. 1998
    ..insight into primitive streak assembly and function, we have conducted a detailed phenotypic characterization of amnionless, a transgene-induced insertional mouse mutation that arrests embryonic development during gastrulation...
  90. pmc Treatment of an adrenomyeloneuropathy patient with Lorenzo's oil and supplementation with docosahexaenoic acid--a case report
    Gisella Terre'blanche
    Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Unit for Drug Research and Development, School of Pharmacy, North West University, Private Bag X6001, Potchefstroom, 2520, South Africa
    Lipids Health Dis 10:152. 2011
    This is a case report of adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN), the adult variant of adrenoleukodystryphy (ALD). The diagnoses in the patient, aged 34, was confirmed via increased serum very long chain fatty acid concentration (VLCFA)...
  91. pmc Arithmetic mismatch negativity and numerical magnitude processing in number matching
    Yi Fang Hsu
    Centre for Neuroscience in Education, Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Cambridge, Downing Site, Cambridge CB2 3EB, UK
    BMC Neurosci 12:83. 2011
    This study examined the relationship of the arithmetic mismatch negativity (AMN) and the semantic evaluation of numerical magnitude...
  92. ncbi Altered outward K(+) currents in Drosophila larval neurons of memory mutants rutabaga and amnesiac
    D Yu
    Laboratory of Visual Information Processing, Department of Neurobiology, Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100101, People s Republic of China
    J Neurobiol 40:158-70. 1999
    ..adenosine monophosphate (cAMP) analog 8-bromo-cAMP in both Drosophila memory mutants rutabaga (rut) and amnesiac (amn) was significantly larger than that (50%) in wild type...
  93. pmc Determination of melamine, ammeline, ammelide and cyanuric acid in infant formula purchased in Canada by liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry
    E Braekevelt
    Food Research Division, Health Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Food Addit Contam Part A Chem Anal Control Expo Risk Assess 28:698-704. 2011
    ..isotope dilution method was developed for the analysis of the triazine compounds melamine (MEL), ammeline (AMN), ammelide (AMD) and cyanuric acid (CYA) in infant formula samples purchased in Canada in 2008 for the purpose of a ..
  94. pmc The amnesiac gene is involved in the regulation of thermal nociception in Drosophila melanogaster
    Benjamin T Aldrich
    Department of Anesthesia, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Neurogenet 24:33-41. 2010
    ..The amnesiac gene (amn), which encodes a putative neuropeptide precursor, is important for stabilizing olfactory memory, and is involved ..
  95. doi Efferent and afferent evoked potentials in patients with adrenomyeloneuropathy
    Hideyuki Matsumoto
    Department of Neurology, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 112:131-6. 2010
    This paper investigates efferent and afferent conductions of the central nervous system by various evoked potentials in patients with adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN).
  96. ncbi Interactions of cubilin with megalin and the product of the amnionless gene (AMN): effect on its stability
    Rajiv Ahuja
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Departments of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin and Zablocki Veterans Administration Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI 53295, USA
    Biochem J 410:301-8. 2008
    ..Cubilin interacts with two transmembrane proteins, AMN, a 45-50 kDa protein product of the amnionless gene, and megalin, a 600 kDa giant endocytic receptor...
  97. ncbi Multiligand endocytosis and congenital defects: roles of cubilin, megalin and amnionless
    Renata Kozyraki
    INSERM, UMR 538, Faculte de Medecine Saint Antoine, 27, rue de Chaligny, 75012 Paris, France
    Curr Pharm Des 13:3038-46. 2007
    ..b>Amnionless is a plasma membrane protein that binds to cubilin in various epithelia; the interaction cubilin-amnionless in ..
  98. pmc Imerslund-Gräsbeck syndrome (selective vitamin B(12) malabsorption with proteinuria)
    Ralph Gräsbeck
    Biochemistry Unit, Minerva Foundation Institute for Medical Research, Biomedicum Helsinki, FI 00290 Helsinki, Finland
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 1:17. 2006
    ..malabsorption and proteinuria involves a mutation in one of two genes, cubilin (CUBN) on chromosome 10 or amnionless (AMN) on chromosome 14...
  99. ncbi Induction of lipid peroxidation and decrease of antioxidant defenses in symptomatic and asymptomatic patients with X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy
    Marion Deon
    Servico de Genetica Medica, HCPA, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Int J Dev Neurosci 25:441-4. 2007
    ..have been described for this genetic disorder, being the childhood cerebral form (CCER), adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) and asymptomatic the most common clinical forms...
  100. ncbi Prominent brain axonal damage and functional reorganization in "pure" adrenomyeloneuropathy
    S Marino
    Department of Neurological and Behavioral Sciences, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Neurology 69:1261-9. 2007
    Cerebral involvement is usually absent in pure adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN)...
  101. ncbi The neuropsychiatry of adrenomyeloneuropathy
    Mark A Walterfang
    Neuropsychiatry Unit, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    CNS Spectr 12:696-701. 2007
    ..an elevated rate of affective disturbance, the myeloneuropathic form of the disease known as adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN) has been associated with only occasional cases of major mental illness...

Research Grants67

  1. Multicenter Therapeutic Trials of X-Linked ALD
    Gerald Raymond; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..childhood cerebral form, which may lead to total disability and death by 10 years of age, to adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN), which presents in the middle or late twenties as a paraparesis that is slowly progressive over decades...
  2. Multicenter Therapeutic Trials of X-Linked ALD
    Hugo Moser; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..childhood cerebral form, which may lead to total disability and death by 10 years of age, to adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN), which presents in the middle or late twenties as a paraparesis that is slowly progressive over decades...
  3. Functional Studies in Adrenomyeloneuropathy
    Gerald Raymond; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In affected men, AMN presents most commonly in the late twenties as a spastic paraparesis that is progressive over decades and often ..
  4. A Phase III Trial of Lorenzo's Oil in Adrenomyeloneuropathy
    Gerald Raymond; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..controlled study of glyceryl trioleate-glyceryl trierucate (Lorenzo's Oil or LO) therapy in adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN), the adult form of X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD)...
  5. A Phase III Trial of Lorenzo's Oil in Adrenomyeloneuropathy
    Gerald Raymond; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..study of glyceryl trioleate-glyceryl trierucate (Lorenzo's Oil or LO) therapy in adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN), the adult form of X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD)...
  6. Multicenter Therapeutic Trails of X-Linked ALD Supplement
    Hugo Moser; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..controlled study of Glyceryl Trioleate-Glyceryl Trierucate (Lorenzo's Oil (LO) therapy in Adrenomyeloneupathy (AMN), the adult form of X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD). AMN is slowly progressive...
  7. Imaging the Pathophysiology of AMN in Mice and Humans
    Florian Eichler; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..candidate to further develop his knowledge of MR physics and expertise in imaging studies of adrenomyeloneuropathy (AMN), a form of adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD), while providing rigorous exposure to the clinical and biological side of ..
  8. THERAPEUTIC TRIALS OF X-LINKED ALD: PHASE III; LORENZO*
    Hugo Moser; Fiscal Year: 2006
    The investigators propose to conduct a double-masked, placebo-controlled study of LO therapy in AMN, the adult form of X-Iinked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD). AMN is slowly progressive...
  9. THERAPEUTIC TRIALS OF X-LINKED ALD: PHASE III; LORENZO*
    Gerald Raymond; Fiscal Year: 2007
    The investigators propose to conduct a double-masked, placebo-controlled study of LO therapy in AMN, the adult form of X-Iinked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD). AMN is slowly progressive...
  10. AVIAN RETROVIRUS DNA SYNTHESIS AND INTEGRATION
    Duane Grandgenett; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..an efficient, high-fidelity concerted (full-site) integration reaction with purified avian myeloblastosis virus (AMN) IN and model linear retrovirus like substrates that contain the long terminal repeat (LTR) at their ends...
  11. Cell Growth and Differentiation in the Vetebrate Embryo
    Elizabeth Lacy; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The mouse mutation amnionless (amn) not only impairs epiblast growth, but also specifically disrupts the assembly and/or function of the ..
  12. CELL GROWTH AND DIFFERENTIATION IN THE VERTEBRATE EMBRYO
    Elizabeth Lacy; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The subject of this proposal is amnionless (amn), a recessive transgene insertional mutation that disrupts the assembly of the middle streak, this portion ..
  13. Mechanisms and significance of cublin-mediated HDL uptake
    WILLIAM ARGRAVES; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The second aim is to determine the significance of each of the three known cubilin co-receptors, megalin, amnionless (AMN) and the cation-independent mannose 6-phosphate/insulin-like growth factor ll-receptor (CIMPR), to the ..
  14. Mechanisms & Significance of Cublin-Mediated HDL Uptake
    WILLIAM ARGRAVES; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The second aim is to determine the significance of each of the three known cubilin co-receptors, megalin, amnionless (AMN) and the cation-independent mannose 6-phosphate/insulin-like growth factor ll-receptor (CIMPR), to the ..
  15. noso and primitive streak function in mouse gastrulation
    Floria Lupu; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..One of these, amn (amnionless), was previously characterized by the Lacy lab, which recently cloned the Amn gene...
  16. SIGNALLING WITHIN THE DROSOPHILA SEGMENTAL NERVE
    Michael Stern; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..intermediates in the receipt of intercellular signaling pathways mediated by the PACAP neuropeptide, or by the amn-encoded protein, which is PACAP-related...
  17. How does the amnesiac gene product aid memory?
    Scott Waddell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This application focuses on the Drosophila amnesiac (amn) mutant. Mutant amn flies have poor memory...
  18. A novel G protein signaling pathway controlling Drosophila cardiac morphogenesis
    Zhe Han; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Studies of these genes promote our understanding of heart development and mechanism of congenital heart disease. ..
  19. Niacin Sensitivity and Fatty Acids in Schizophrenia
    Erik Messamore; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..niacin sensitivity by measuring the skin blood flow response to graded doses of topical alpha-methylnicotinate (AMN)...
  20. Essential Hypertension and Human Skin Blood Flow
    Lacy A Holowatz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Further, these results will provide insight into the regulation of skin blood flow and potential therapeutic intervention strategies for hypertensive vascular pathology. ..
  21. PET IMAGING & MAPPING
    Steven Potkin; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..3. Retrospect ively evaluate the fMRI structural and neuropsychological data, comparing the performance of those who did and did not show cognitive declines beyond normal age-associated memory impairment (AAMI). ..
  22. Transdisciplinary Imaging Genetics Center (1 of 2)(RMI)
    Steven Potkin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These goals could not be achieved without a unifying Center focused on a single integrative theme. The new knowledge generated by the Center holds considerable promise for improving diagnosis and treatment of mental illness. ..