UW Publications

Our UW team has been hard at work to advance the scientific understanding of HD.  Here is a list of many of our publications:

Trends over 42 years in the Adult Medical Genetics Clinic at the University of Washington. Gay EA, Byers PH, Bennett RL, Bird TD, Hisama FM. Genet Med. 2019 Jun;21(6):1457-1461.

A Genetic Study of Psychosis in Huntington’s Disease: Evidence for the Involvement of Glutamate Signaling Pathways. Tsuang DW, Greenwood TA, Jayadev S, Davis M, Shutes-David A, Bird TD. J Huntingtons Dis. 2018;7(1):51-59.

Neuropathological Comparison of Adult Onset and Juvenile Huntington’s Disease with Cerebellar Atrophy: A Report of a Father and Son. Latimer CS, Flanagan ME, Cimino PJ, Jayadev S, Davis M, Hoffer ZS, Montine TJ, Gonzalez-Cuyar LF, Bird TD, Keene CD. J Huntingtons Dis. 2017;6(4):337-348.

Enhanced retinal responses in Huntington’s disease patients. Pearl JR, Heath LM, Bergey DE, Kelly JP, Smith C, Laurino MY, Weiss A, Price ND, LaSpada A, Bird TD, Jayadev S. J Huntingtons Dis. 2017;6(3):237-247.

The co-occurrence of Alzheimer’s disease and Huntington’s disease: a neuropathological study of 15 elderly Huntington’s disease subjects. Davis MY, Keene CD, Jayadev S, Bird T. J Huntingtons Dis. 2014;3(2):209-17.

The unique co-occurrence of spinocerebellar ataxia type 10 (SCA10) and Huntington disease. Roxburgh RH, Smith CO, Lim JG, Bachman DF, Byrd E, Bird TD. J Neurol Sci. 2013 Jan 15;324(1-2):176-8.

A patient with Huntington’s disease and long-surviving fetal neural transplants that developed mass lesions. Keene CD, Chang RC, Leverenz JB, Kopyov O, Perlman S, Hevner RF, Born DE, Bird TD, Montine TJ. Acta Neuropathol. 2009 Mar;117(3):329-38.

Geriatric neurogenetics: oxymoron or reality? Bird TD, Lipe HP, Steinbart EJ. Arch Neurol. 2008 Apr;65(4):537-9.

Genetics of Dementia. Tsuang DW, Bird TD. Med Clin North Am. 2002 May;86(3):591-614. Review.

Neural transplantation in Huntington disease: long-term grafts in two patients. Keene CD, Sonnen JA, Swanson PD, Kopyov O, Leverenz JB, Bird TD, Montine TJ. Neurology. 2007 Jun 12;68(24):2093-8.

Familial aggregation of psychotic symptoms in Huntington’s disease. Tsuang D, Almqvist EW, Lipe H, Strgar F, DiGiacomo L, Hoff D, Eugenio C, Hayden MR, Bird TD. Am J Psychiatry. 2000 Dec;157(12):1955-9.

Outrageous fortune: the risk of suicide in genetic testing for Huntington disease. Bird TD. Am J Hum Genet. 1999 May;64(5):1289-92.

Familial aggregation of schizophrenia-like symptoms in Huntington’s disease. Tsuang D, DiGiacomo L, Lipe H, Bird TD. Am J Med Genet. 1998 Jul 10;81(4):323-7.

Risk factors for suicide in Huntingtons disease: a retrospective case controlled study. Lipe H, Schultz A, Bird TD. Am J Med Genet. 1993 Dec 15;48(4):231-3.

Offering predictive testing for Huntington disease in a medical genetics clinic: Practical applications. Bennett RL, Bird TD, Teri L. J Genet Couns. 1993 Sep;2(3):123-37.

The consequences of testing for Huntington’s disease. Bird TD, Bennett RL, Lipe HP. N Engl J Med. 1993 Apr 8;328(14):1046.

Linkage of the G8 marker on chromosome 4 to Huntington’s disease in a large American black family. Bird TD, Hewitt J, Conneally PM, Hayden MR. N Engl J Med. 1986 Oct 30;315(18):1165-6.

Effects of L-glutamate on viabilities of cultured diploid skin fibroblasts and lymphocytes. Increased toxicity not observed in Huntington’s disease. Stahl WL, Ward CB, Casper JB, Bird TD. J Neurol Sci. 1984 Nov-Dec;66(2-3):183-91.

Normal glutamic acid decarboxylase activity in kidney tissue from patients with Huntington’s Disease. Bird TD. J Neurochem. 1976 Dec;27(6):1555-7.

Monozygotic twins with Huntington’s disease in a family expressing the rigid variant. Bird TD, Omenn GS. Neurology. 1975 Dec;25(12):1126-9.