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    • A multimodal evaluation of microstructural white matter damage in spinocerebellar ataxia type 3 

      Guimaraes, Rachel P.; D'Abreu, Anelyssa; Yasuda, Clarissa L.; Franca, Marcondes C.; Silva, Beatriz H. B.; Cappabianco, Fabio A. M. [UNIFESP]; Bergo, Felipe P. G.; Lopes-Cendes, Iscia T.; Cendes, Fernando (Wiley-Blackwell, 2013-07-01)
      Although white matter damage may play a major role in the pathogenesis of spinocerebellar ataxia 3 (SCA3), available data rely exclusively upon macrostructural analyses. in this setting we designed a study to investigate ...

    • Nonmotor and extracerebellar features in Machado-Joseph disease: A review 

      Pedroso, Jose Luiz [UNIFESP]; Franca, Marcondes C.; Braga-Neto, Pedro [UNIFESP]; D'Abreu, Anelyssa; Saraiva-Pereira, Maria Luiza; Saute, Jonas Alex; Teive, Helio Afonso Ghizoni; Caramelli, Paulo; Jardim, Laura Bannach; Lopes-Cendes, Iscia; Barsottini, Orlando Graziani Povoas [UNIFESP] (Wiley-Blackwell, 2013-08-01)
      Spinocerebellar ataxia type 3 or Machado-Joseph disease is the most common spinocerebellar ataxia worldwide, and the high frequency of nonmotor manifestations in Machado-Joseph disease demonstrates how variable is the ...

    • Nonneurological Involvement in Late-Onset Friedreich Ataxia (LOFA): Exploring the Phenotypes 

      Martinez, Alberto R. M.; Moro, Adriana; Abrahao, Agessandro [UNIFESP]; Faber, Ingrid; Borges, Conrado R.; Rezende, Thiago J. R.; Martins, Carlos R., Jr.; Moscovich, Mariana; Munhoz, Renato P.; Segal, Sandra Leistner; Arruda, Walter O.; Saraiva-Pereira, Maria Luiza; Karuta, Simone; Pedroso, Jose Luiz [UNIFESP]; D'Abreu, Anelyssa; Jardim, Laura B.; Lopes-Cendes, Iscia; Barsottini, Orlando G. [UNIFESP]; Teive, Helio A. G.; Franca, Marcondes C., Jr. (Springer, 2017)
      Friedreich's ataxia (FDRA) is the most common inherited ataxia worldwide, caused by homozygous GAA expansions in the FXN gene. Patients usually have early onset ataxia, areflexia, Babinski sign, scoliosis and pes cavus, ...