Publications


Adaptive Platform Trials to Transform Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Therapy Development
for the Healey ALS Platform Trial Study Group, HEALEY ALS Platform Trial Study Group, Biostatisticians, Investigators, Clinical Operations Team & Medical Monitors 2022, , Annals of Neurology, vol. 91, no. 2, pp. 165-175. https://doi.org/10.1002/ana.26285

Ex vivo expansion of dysfunctional regulatory T lymphocytes restores suppressive function in Parkinson’s disease
Thome, AD, Atassi, F, Wang, J, Faridar, A, Zhao, W, Thonhoff, JR, Beers, DR, Lai, EC & Appel, SH 2021, , npj Parkinsons Disease, vol. 7, no. 1, 41. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41531-021-00188-5


Beneficial effects of transplanted human bone marrow endothelial progenitors on functional and cellular components of blood-spinal cord barrier in ALSMice
Garbuzova-Davis, S, Boccio, KJ, Llauget, A, Shell, R, Hailu, S, Mustafa, H, Ehrhart, J, Sanberg, PR, Appel, SH & Borlongan, CV 2021, , eNeuro, vol. 8, no. 5, ENEURO.0314-21.2021. https://doi.org/10.1523/ENEURO.0314-21.2021

Fast progression in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is associated with greater tdp-43 burden in spinal cord
Cathcart, SJ, Appel, SH, Peterson, LE, Greene, EP, Powell, SZ, Arumanayagam, AS, Rivera, AL & Cykowski, MD 2021, , Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology, vol. 80, no. 8, pp. 754-763. https://doi.org/10.1093/jnen/nlab061

Detection of endothelial cell-associated human DNA reveals transplanted human bone marrow stem cell engraftment into CNS capillaries of ALS mice
Garbuzova-Davis, S, Boccio, KJ, Ehrhart, J, Sanberg, PR, Appel, SH & Borlongan, CV 2021, , Brain Research Bulletin, vol. 170, pp. 22-28. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.brainresbull.2021.01.020

Neuroinflammation is highest in areas of disease progression in semantic dementia
Pascual, B, Funk, Q, Zanotti Fregonara, P, Cykowski, MD, Veronese, M, Rockers, E, Bradbury, K, Yu, M, Nakawah, MO, Román, GC, Schulz, PE, Arumanayagam, AS, Beers, D, Faridar, A, Fujita, M, Appel, SH & Masdeu, JC 2021, , Brain, vol. 144, no. 5, pp. 1565-1575. https://doi.org/10.1093/brain/awab057

Neuroinflammation is highest in areas of disease progression in semantic dementia
Pascual, B, Funk, Q, Zanotti-Fregonara, P, Cykowski, MD, Veronese, M, Rockers, E, Bradbury, K, Yu, M, Nakawah, MO, Román, GC, Schulz, PE, Arumanayagam, AS, Beers, D, Faridar, A, Fujita, M, Appel, SH & Masdeu, JC 2021, , Brain, vol. 144, no. 5, pp. 1565-1575. https://doi.org/10.1093/brain/awab057

Serum programmed cell death proteins in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Beers, DR, Zhao, W, Thonhoff, JR, Faridar, A, Thome, AD, Wen, S, Wang, J & Appel, SH 2021, , Brain, behavior, & immunity - health, vol. 12, pp. 100209. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbih.2021.100209

Spinal cord and motor neuron TDP-43 pathology in a sporadic inclusion body myositis patient
Cathcart, SJ, Greene, EP, Powell, SZ, Arumanayagam, AS, Rivera, AL, Tawil, R, Appel, SH & Cykowski, MD 2021, , Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology, vol. 79, no. 10, pp. 1130-1133. https://doi.org/10.1093/JNEN/NLAA066

ALSUntangled #61: melatonin
THE ALSUNTANGLED GROUP 2021, , Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration. https://doi.org/10.1080/21678421.2021.1927103

Elevated acute phase proteins reflect peripheral inflammation and disease severity in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Beers, DR, Zhao, W, Neal, DW, Thonhoff, JR, Thome, AD, Faridar, A, Wen, S, Wang, J & Appel, SH 2020, , Scientific Reports, vol. 10, no. 1, 15295, pp. 15295. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-72247-5

Elevated acute phase proteins reflect peripheral inflammation and disease severity in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Beers, D, Zhao, W, Neal, D, Thonhoff, JR, Thome, AD, Faridar, A & Appel, SH 2020, , Scientific Reports, vol. 10, no. 1, 32943739.

Immunosuppressive Functions of M2 Macrophages Derived from iPSCs of Patients with ALS and Healthy Controls
Zhao, W, Beers, DR, Thonhoff, JR, Thome, AD, Faridar, A, Wang, J, Wen, S, Ornelas, L, Sareen, D, Goodridge, HS, Svendsen, CN & Appel, SH 2020, , iScience, vol. 23, no. 6, pp. 101192. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.isci.2020.101192

Immunosuppressive Functions of M2 Macrophages Derived from iPSCs of Patients with ALS and Healthy Controls
Zhao, W, Beers, DR, Thonhoff, JR, Thome, AD, Faridar, A, Wang, J, Wen, S, Ornelas, L, Sareen, D, Goodridge, HS, Svendsen, CN & Appel, SH 2020, , iScience, vol. 23, no. 6, 101192. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.isci.2020.101192

Increased activation ability of monocytes from ALS patients
Du, Y, Zhao, W, Thonhoff, JR, Wang, J, Wen, S & Appel, SH 2020, , Experimental Neurology, vol. 328, 32105709. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.expneurol.2020.113259

Increased activation ability of monocytes from ALS patients.
Yunlan, DU, Zhao, W & Appel, SH 2020, , Experimental Nephrology, vol. 328, 32105709.

Multimodal 18F-AV-1451 and MRI findings in nonfluent variant of primary progressive aphasia: Possible insights on nodal propagation of tau protein across the syntactic network
Pascual, B, Funk, Q, Zanotti-Fregonara, P, Pal, N, Rockers, E, Yu, MM, Spann, B, Román, GC, Schulz, PE, Karmonik, C, Appel, SH & Masdeu, JC 2020, , Journal of Nuclear Medicine, vol. 61, no. 2, pp. 263-269. https://doi.org/10.2967/jnumed.118.225508

Restoring regulatory T-cell dysfunction in Alzheimer's disease through ex vivo expansion
Faridar, A, Thome, AD, Zhao, W, Thonhoff, JR, Beers, DR, Pascual, B, Masdeu, JC & Appel, SH 2020, , Brain communications, vol. 2, no. 2, pp. fcaa112. https://doi.org/10.1093/braincomms/fcaa112

Phenotypic characteristics of human bone marrow-derived endothelial progenitor cells in vitro support cell effectiveness for repair of the blood-spinal cord barrier in ALS
Garbuzova-Davis, S, Ehrhart, J, Mustafa, H, Llauget, A, Boccio, KJ, Sanberg, PR, Appel, SH & Borlongan, CV 2019, , Brain Research, vol. 1724, 146428. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.brainres.2019.146428