These authors contributed equally.
Letter: New Observations
Article first published online: 17 JUL 2012
Copyright © 2012 Movement Disorder Society
Volume 27, Issue 8, pages 1072–1074, July 2012
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O'Dowd, S., Curtin, D., Waite, A. J., Roberts, K., Pender, N., Reid, V., O'Connell, M., Williams, N. M., Morris, H. R., Traynor, B. J. and Lynch, T. (2012), C9ORF72 expansion in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis/frontotemporal dementia also causes parkinsonism. Mov. Disord., 27: 1072–1074. doi: 10.1002/mds.25022
Funding agencies: This work was supported by The Motor Neuron Disease Association (grant no.: 8047), The Irish Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, and the Mater College of Postgraduate Research, Dublin.
This work was funded in part by the Intramural Research Program of the NIH, National Institute on Aging (Z01-AG000949-02) and NINDS. Bryan J. Traynor was funded by the ALS Association, The Packard Center for ALS Research, FIGC, and The Myasthenia Gravis Foundation. A patent is pending for C9ORF72, with Bryan J. Traynor, Nigel M. Williams, and Huw R. Morris listed as inventors.
Relevant conflicts of interest/financial disclosures: Timothy Lynch has received educational grants from Bayer-Schering, Biogen, Boerhinger-Ingelheim, Lundbeck, Orion and Merck Serona; and for payment for advisory boards and lectures from Abbott, Biogen, Lundbeck, Novartis and UCB.
Full financial disclosures and author roles may be found in the online version of this article.
- Issue published online: 17 JUL 2012
- Article first published online: 17 JUL 2012
- Manuscript Accepted: 26 MAR 2012
- Manuscript Revised: 22 MAR 2012
- Manuscript Received: 21 NOV 2011
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