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Reengineering Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders: Emerging Technologies

Published: Oct 24th, 2017

Congratulations Drs. Gunduz, Foote and Okun on the publication of “Reengineering Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders: Emerging Technologies,” in Current Opinion in Biomedical Engineering’s September issue.   Abstract Deep […]

Postural Tremor and Ataxia Progression in Spinocerebellar Ataxias

Published: Oct 20th, 2017

Congratulations Dr. Guangbin Xia and Dr. S.H. Subramony on the publication of “Postural Tremor and Ataxia Progression in Spinocerebellar Ataxias,” which was published in Tremor and Other Hyperkinetic Movements.   […]

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Congratulations to Drs. Chuquilin and Wymer!

Published: Oct 17th, 2017

Congratulations to Drs. Chuquilin and Wymer on your recent editorial “Increasing Evidence for an Association Between Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Psychiatric Disorders” in JAMA Neurology.

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Lewy Body Dementia Association (LBDA) Research Center of Excellence Grant

Published: Oct 16th, 2017

Melissa Armstrong M.D., MSc. Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology successfully led the application and effort for UF to have a Lewy Body Center of Excellence. Dr. Armstrong’s site will be publicly promoted […]

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Welcome Pragya Prakash!

Published: Oct 5th, 2017

Pragya is a post doc in Dr. Rincon-Limas’ lab.  If you see Pragya, please welcome her to the team!  

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Report of a patient undergoing chronic responsive deep brain stimulation for Tourette syndrome: proof of concept

Published: Oct 4th, 2017

Congratulations Drs Okun, Foote and Gunduz on the publication of “Report of a patient undergoing chronic responsive deep brain stimulation for Tourette syndrome: proof of concept” in the September issue […]

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Management of Elevated Therapeutic Impedances on Deep Brain Stimulation Leads

Published: Sep 29th, 2017

Congratulations to Drs. Deeb and Okun on the publication of their case file “Management of Elevated Therapeutic Impedances on Deep Brain Stimulation Leads,” which was published in Tremor and Other Hyperkinetic […]

The ER retention protein RER1 promotes alpha-synuclein degradation via the proteasome.

Published: Sep 28th, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Nikolaus McFarland on the publication of “The ER retention protein RER1 promotes alpha-synuclein degradation via the proteasome,” in the September issue of PLoS One.   Abstract Abnormal […]

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RAN Translation Regulated by Muscleblind Proteins in Myotonic Dystrophy Type 2

Published: Sep 27th, 2017

Congratulations Dr. Guangbin Xia on the publication of “RAN Translation Regulated by Muscleblind Proteins in Myotonic Dystrophy Type 2.”  This article was published in the September issue of Neuron. Summary Several […]

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The Ice Test to Differentiate Essential tremor from Parkinson’s disease tremor

Published: Sep 25th, 2017

Congratulations to Drs. Aparna Wagle Shukla, Michael Okun, and  David Vaillancourt on the publication of “The Ice Test to Differentiate Essential tremor from Parkinson’s disease tremor,” which was published in the […]