Professor Thomas in News

Professor Thomas in News

Neurologist Thomas : Alzheimer’s disease families

Genetic variants associated with susceptibility to psychosis in late-onset Alzheimer's disease families. Psychotic symptoms are frequent in late-onset Alzheimer's disease (LOAD) patients. Although the risk for...

Professor Thomas : Genome-wide linkage analyses

Genome-wide linkage analyses of non-Hispanic white families identify novel loci for familial late-onset Alzheimer's disease INTRODUCTION: Few high penetrance variants that explain risk in late-onset Alzheim...

PROFESSOR THOMAS D. BIRD : ADCY5-related dyskinesia

PROFESSOR THOMAS D. BIRD : ADCY5-related dyskinesia Objective: To investigate the clinical spectrum and distinguishing features of adenylate cyclase 5 (ADCY5)–related dyskinesia and genotype–phenotype rela...

150 Years of Neurogenetics” with Dr. Thomas Bird

150 Years of Neurogenetics" with Dr. Thomas Bird September 21, 2017 - 4:30pm-5:30pm Location: UW HSB K-069 Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy: From Molecule to Man Presenter: Leo Wang M.D., Ph.D, As...

Professor Thomas : Novel late-onset Alzheimer

Professor Thomas : Novel late-onset Alzheimer Objective: Recent genome-wide association studies (GWAS) of late-onset Alzheimer disease (LOAD) identified 9 novel risk loci. Discovery of functional variants wi...

Thomas about Alzheimer Disease Overview

Professor Thomas about Alzheimer Disease Overview Clinical characteristics. Alzheimer disease (AD) is characterized by dementia that typically begins with subtle and poorly recognized failure of memory and sl...

Inherited Neurological Disorders : Dr. Thomas

Inherited Neurological Disorders : Dr. Thomas at Washington.Edu Dr. Thomas Bird was one of the first people to enter his specialized field of work. In 1974, only a handful of scientists were studying why certa...