Jay A. van Gerpen, M.D.

Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
E-mail: VanGerpen.Jay@mayo.edu
Page: http://www.mayo.edu/research/faculty/van-gerpen-jay-a-m-d/bio-00084969

Fields of interest:

Genetics of parkinsonian conditions and dystonia
Movement disorders
Clinical neurophysiology

Recent publications:

Ferman T.J., Smith G.E., Dickson D.W., Graff-Radford N.R., Lin S.C., Wszolek Z., van Gerpen J.A., Uitti R., Knopman D.S., Petersen R.C., Parisi J.E., Silber M.H., Boeve B.F.:
Abnormal daytime sleepiness in dementia with Lewy bodies compared to Alzheimer’s disease using the Multiple Sleep Latency Test.
Alzheimers Res. Ther. 2014; 6:76.

van Gerpen JA.:
Shaky legs: more than meets the eyes (or ears).
Parkinsonism Relat. Disord. 2015; 21:162

Fujioka S., Sanchez Contreras M.Y., Strongosky A.J., Ogaki K., Whaley N.R., Tacik P.M., van Gerpen J.A., Uitti R.J., Ross O.A., Wszolek Z.K., Rademakers R., Dickson D.W.:
Three sib-pairs of autopsy-confirmed progressive supranuclear palsy.
Parkinsonism Relat. Disord. 2015; 21: 101-105.

Lorenzo-Betancor O., Ogaki K., Soto-Ortolaza A., Labbé C., Vilariño-Güell C., Rajput A., Rajput A.H., Pastor P., Ortega S., Lorenzo E., Strongosky A.J., van Gerpen J.A., Uitti R.J., Wszolek Z.K., Ross O.A.:
Analysis of nuclear export sequence regions of FUS-related RNA-binding proteins in essential tremor.
PLoS One 2014; 9: e111989

Rajput A., Ross J.P., Bernales C.Q., Rayaprolu S., Soto-Ortolaza A.I., Ross O.A., van Gerpen J.A., Uitti R.J., Wszolek Z.K., Rajput A.H., Vilariño-Güell C.:
VPS35 and DNAJC13 disease-causing variants in essential tremor.
Eur. J. Hum. Genet. 2014; 10.1038/ejhg.2014.164

Vemula S.R., Xiao J., Zhao Y., Bastian R.W., Perlmutter J.S., Racette B.A., Paniello R.C., Wszolek Z.K., Uitti R.J., van Gerpen J.A., Hedera P., Truong D.D., Blitzer A., Rudzińska M., Momčilović D., Jinnah H.A., Frei K., Pfeiffer R.F., LeDoux M.S.:
A rare sequence variant in intron 1 of THAP1 is associated with primary dystonia.
Mol. Genet. Genomic Med. 2014; 2: 261-72.

van Gerpen J.A.:
A retrospective study of the clinical and electrophysiological characteristics of 32 patients with orthostatic myoclonus.
Parkinsonism Relat. Disord. 2014; 20: 889-893

Shannon B., Soto-Ortolaza A., Rayaprolu S., Cannon H.D., Labbé C., Benitez B.A., Choi J., Lynch T., Boczarska-Jedynak M., Opala G., Krygowska-Wajs A., Barcikowska M., van Gerpen J.A., Uitti R.J., Springer W., Cruchaga C., Wszolek Z.K., Ross O.A.:
Genetic variation of the retromer subunits VPS26A/B-VPS29 in Parkinson’s disease.
Neurobiol. Aging 2014; 35: 1958.e1-2.

Ross J.P., Rayaprolu S., Bernales C.Q., Soto-Ortolaza A.I., van Gerpen J.A., Uitti R.J., Wszolek Z.K., Rajput A., Rajput A.H., Rajput M.L., Ross O.A., Vilariño-Güell C.:
SLC1A2 rs3794087 does not associate with essential tremor.
Neurobiol. Aging 2014; 35: 935.e9-10.

Ferman T.J., Smith G.E., Kantarci K., Boeve B.F., Pankratz V.S., Dickson D.W., Graff-Radford N.R., Wszolek Z., van Gerpen J.A., Uitti R., Pedraza O., Murray M.E., Aakre J., Parisi J., Knopman D.S., Petersen R.C.
Nonamnestic mild cognitive impairment progresses to dementia with Lewy bodies.
Neurology 2013; 81: 2032-2038.