Daniel B Drachman

Professor

1960 …2019

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Research Output

2019

Anti-HMGCR myopathy may resemble limb-girdle muscular dystrophy

Mohassel, P., Landon-Cardinal, O., Foley, A. R., Donkervoort, S., Pak, K. S., Wahl, C., Shebert, R. T., Harper, A., Fequiere, P., Meriggioli, M., Toro, C., Drachman, D. B., Allenbach, Y., Benveniste, O., Béhin, A., Eymard, B., Laforet, P., Stojkovic, T., Mammen, A. L. & Bönnemann, C. G., Jan 1 2019, In : Neurology: Neuroimmunology and NeuroInflammation. 6, 1, e523.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2016

Comment: Methotrexate for patients with generalized myasthenia gravis

Drachman, D. B., Jul 5 2016, In : Neurology. 87, 1, p. 63 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Myasthenia Gravis

Drachman, D. B., Oct 1 2016, In : Seminars in Neurology. 36, 5, p. 419-424 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Treatment for refractorymyasthenia gravis- New lymphs for old

Drachman, D. B., Jun 1 2016, In : JAMA Neurology. 73, 6, p. 624-626 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2015

A genome-wide association study of myasthenia gravis

Renton, A. E., Pliner, H. A., Provenzano, C., Evoli, A., Ricciardi, R., Nalls, M. A., Marangi, G., Abramzon, Y., Arepalli, S., Chong, S., Hernandez, D. G., Johnson, J. O., Bartoccioni, E., Scuderi, F., Maestri, M., Gibbs, J. R., Errichiello, E., Chiò, A., Restagno, G., Sabatelli, M. & 35 others, Macek, M., Scholz, S. W., Corse, A., Chaudhry, V., Benatar, M., Barohn, R. J., McVey, A., Pasnoor, M., Dimachkie, M. M., Rowin, J., Kissel, J., Freimer, M., Kaminski, H. J., Sanders, D. B., Lipscomb, B., Massey, J. M., Chopra, M., Howard, J. F., Koopman, W. J., Nicolle, M. W., Pascuzzi, R. M., Pestronk, A., Wulf, C., Florence, J., Blackmore, D., Soloway, A., Siddiqi, Z., Muppidi, S., Wolfe, G., Richman, D., Mezei, M. M., Jiwa, T., Oger, J., Drachman, D. B. & Traynor, B. J., Apr 1 2015, In : JAMA Neurology. 72, 4, p. 396-404 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Author response

Drachman, D. B. & Kaminski, H. J., Jan 13 2015, In : Neurology. 84, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2014

Neuromuscular junction as Achilles' heel: Yet another autoantibody?

Drachman, D. B. & Kaminski, H. J., Jun 3 2014, In : Neurology. 82, 22, p. 1942-1943 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2012

Specific immunotherapy of experimental myasthenia gravis in vitro and in vivo: The Guided Missile strategy

Sun, W., Adams, R. N., Miagkov, A., Lu, Y., Juon, H. S. & Drachman, D. B., Oct 15 2012, In : Journal of Neuroimmunology. 251, 1-2, p. 25-32 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011

High-dose cyclophosphamide without stem cell rescue in 207 patients with aplastic anemia and other autoimmune diseases

Dezern, A. E., Petri, M., Drachman, D. B., Kerr, D., Hammond, E. R., Kowalski, J., Tsai, H. L., Loeb, D. M., Anhalt, G., Wigley, F., Jones, R. J. & Brodsky, R. A., Mar 1 2011, In : Medicine. 90, 2, p. 89-98 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prevalence and distribution of regional scar in dysfunctional myocardial segments in Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Bilchick, K. C., Salerno, M., Plitt, D., Dori, Y., Crawford, T. O., Drachman, D. & Thompson, W. R., Dec 1 2011, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. 13, 1, 20.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010

Strategy for treating motor neuron diseases using a fusion protein of botulinum toxin binding domain and streptavidin for viral vector access: Work in progress

Drachman, B. D., Adams, R. N., Balasubramanian, U. & Yang, L., Dec 1 2010, In : Toxins. 2, 12, p. 2872-2889 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008

Chapter 8 Therapy of myasthenia gravis

Drachman, D. B., Dec 1 2008, Neuromuscular Junction Disorders. Engel, A. (ed.). p. 253-272 20 p. (Handbook of Clinical Neurology; vol. 91).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Granzyme B: Evidence for a role in the origin of myasthenia gravis

Casciola-Rosen, L., Miagkov, A., Nagaraju, K., Askin, F., Jacobson, L., Rosen, A. & Drachman, D. B., Sep 15 2008, In : Journal of Neuroimmunology. 201-202, C, p. 33-40 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rebooting the immune system with high-dose cyclophosphamide for treatment of refractory myasthenia gravis

Drachman, D. B., Adams, R. N., Hu, R., Jones, R. J. & Brodsky, R. A., Jun 2008, Myasthenia Gravis and Related Disorders 11th International Conference. Blackwell Publishing Inc., p. 305-314 10 p. (Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences; vol. 1132).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Reduction of disease activity and disability with high-dose cyclophosphamide in patients with aggressive multiple sclerosis

Krishnan, C., Kaplin, A. I., Brodsky, R. A., Drachman, D. B., Jones, R. J., Pham, D. L., Richert, N. D., Pardo, C. A., Yousem, D. M., Hammond, E., Quigg, M., Trecker, C., McArthur, J. C., Nath, A., Greenberg, B. M., Calabresi, P. A. & Kerr, D. A., Aug 1 2008, In : Archives of neurology. 65, 8, p. 1044-1051 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

Pulmonary predictors of survival in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: Use in clinical trial design

Schmidt, E. P., Drachman, D. B., Wiener, C. M., Clawson, L., Kimball, R. & Lechtzin, N., Jan 1 2006, In : Muscle and Nerve. 33, 1, p. 127-132 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trial of celecoxib in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Cudkowicz, M. E., Shefner, J. M., Schoenfeld, D. A., Zhang, H., Andreasson, K. I., Rothstein, J. D. & Drachman, D. B., Jul 1 2006, In : Annals of neurology. 60, 1, p. 22-31 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2005

High-dose therapy for autoimmune neurologic diseases

Drachman, D. B. & Brodsky, R. A., Mar 1 2005, In : Current opinion in oncology. 17, 2, p. 83-88 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Protection of human cerebral neurons from neurodegenerative insults by gene delivery of soluble tumor necrosis factor p75 receptor

Williams, M. A., Turchan, J., Lu, Y., Nath, A. & Drachman, D. B., Aug 1 2005, In : Experimental Brain Research. 165, 3, p. 383-391 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2004

Clinical comparison of muscle-specific tyrosine kinase (MuSK) antibody-positive and -negative myasthenic patients

Zhou, L., McConville, J., Chaudhry, V., Adams, R. N., Skolasky, R. L., Vincent, A. & Drachman, D. B., Jul 1 2004, In : Muscle and Nerve. 30, 1, p. 55-60 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gene transfer of baculoviral p35 by adenoviral vector protects human cerebral neurons from apoptosis

Miagkov, A., Turchan, J., Nath, A. & Drachman, D. B., Aug 1 2004, In : DNA and Cell Biology. 23, 8, p. 496-501 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2003

Adventures in Clinical and Basic Science

Drachman, D. B., Dec 1 2003, In : Journal of Hematotherapy and Stem Cell Research. 12, 6, p. 595-601 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Autonomic "myasthenia": The case for an autoimmune pathogenesis

Drachman, D. B., Mar 2003, In : Journal of Clinical Investigation. 111, 6, p. 797-799 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Autonomic "myasthenia": The case for an autoimmune pathogenesis

Drachman, D. B., Jan 1 2003, In : Journal of Clinical Investigation. 111, 6, p. 797-799 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Production and characterization of a T cell receptor transgenic mouse recognizing the immunodominant epitope of the Torpedo californica acetylcholine receptor

Miagkov, A., Lobito, A. A., Yang, B., Lopes, M. F., Adams, R. N., Palardy, G. R., Johnson, M. M., McFarland, H. I., Lenardo, M. J. & Drachman, D. B., Jan 1 2003, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 998, p. 379-383 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Specific immunotherapy of experimental myasthenia by genetically engineered APCs: The "guided missile" strategy

Drachman, D. B., Wu, J. M., Miagkov, A., Williams, M. A., Adams, R. N. & Wu, B., Jan 1 2003, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 998, p. 520-532 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Therapy of Myasthenia Gravis and Myasthenic Syndromes

Hohlfeld, R., Melms, A., Schneider, C., Toyka, K. V. & Drachman, D. B., Jan 1 2003, Neurological Disorders: Course and Treatment: Second Edition. Elsevier Inc., p. 1341-1362 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Treatment of refractory myasthenia: "Rebooting" with high-dose cyclophosphamide

Drachman, D. B., Jones, R. J. & Brodsky, R. A., Jan 1 2003, In : Annals of neurology. 53, 1, p. 29-34 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2002

Cyclooxygenase 2 inhibition protects motor neurons and prolongs survival in a transgenic mouse model of ALS

Drachman, D. B., Frank, K., Dykes-Hoberg, M., Teismann, P., Almer, G., Przedborski, S. & Rothstein, J. D., Dec 1 2002, In : Annals of neurology. 52, 6, p. 771-778 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Head drop and camptocormia

Umapathi, T., Chaudhry, V., Cornblath, D., Drachman, D., Griffin, J. & Kuncl, R., Jul 11 2002, In : Journal of Neurology Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. 73, 1, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Myasthenia gravis.

Vincent, A. & Drachman, D. B., 2002, In : Advances in neurology. 88, p. 159-188 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

T cell receptor transgenic mice recognizing the immunodominant epitope of the Torpedo california acetylcholine receptor

Lobito, A. A., Yang, B., Lopes, M. F., Miagkov, A., Adams, R. N., Palardy, G. R., Johnson, M. M., McFarland, H. I., Recher, M., Drachman, D. B. & Lenardo, M. J., Aug 7 2002, In : European Journal of Immunology. 32, 7, p. 2055-2067 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2001

Mycophenolate mofetil: A safe and promising immunosuppressant in neuromuscular diseases

Chaudhry, V., Cornblath, D. R., Griffin, J. W., O'Brien, R. & Drachman, D. B., Jan 9 2001, In : Neurology. 56, 1, p. 94-96 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Specific immunotherapy by genetically engineered APCs: The "guided missile" strategy

Wu, B., Wu, J. M., Miagkov, A., Adams, R. N., Levitsky, H. I. & Drachman, D. B., Apr 1 2001, In : Journal of Immunology. 166, 7, p. 4773-4779 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Specific immunotherapy of experimental myasthenia gravis in vitro: The "guided missile" strategy

Wu, J. M., Wu, B., Miagkov, A., Adams, R. N. & Drachman, D. B., Mar 15 2001, In : Cellular Immunology. 208, 2, p. 137-147 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2000

Targeting antigen-specific T cells by genetically engineered antigen presenting cells: A strategy for specific immunotherapy of autoimmune disease

Wu, J. M., Wu, B., Guarnieri, F., August, J. T. & Drachman, D. B., Jul 1 2000, In : Journal of Neuroimmunology. 106, 1-2, p. 145-153 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1999

Most commonly asked questions about myasthenia gravis

Drachman, D. B., Jan 1 1999, In : Neurologist. 5, 6, p. 350-355 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Targeting T cells in myasthenia gravis

Drachman, D. B., Oct 14 1999, In : Annals of neurology. 46, 4, p. 553-555 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1998

Factors that determine the severity of experimental myasthenia gravis

Drachman, D. B., McIntosh, K. R. & Yang, B., Jan 1 1998, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 841, p. 262-282 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

How subtle differences in MHC class II affect the severity of experimental myasthenia gravis

Yang, B., McIntosh, K. R. & Drachman, D. B., Jan 1998, In : Clinical Immunology and Immunopathology. 86, 1, p. 45-58 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Immunotherapy of experimental autoimmune myasthenia gravis: Selective effects of CTLA4Ig and synergistic combination with an IL2-Diphtheria toxin fusion protein

McIntosh, K. R., Linsley, P. S., Bacha, P. A. & Drachman, D. B., Jul 1 1998, In : Journal of Neuroimmunology. 87, 1-2, p. 136-146 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1997

Extended cervicomediastinal thymectomy in the integrated management of myasthenia gravis

Bulkley, G. B., Bass, K. N., Robert Stephenson, G., Diener-West, M., George, S., Reilly, P. A., Robinson Baker, R. & Drachman, D. B., Dec 1 1997, In : Annals of surgery. 226, 3, p. 324-335 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1996

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and antibodies to voltage-gated calcium channels - New doubts

Vincent, A. & Drachman, D. B., Jan 1 1996, In : Annals of neurology. 40, 5, p. 691-693 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Immunotherapy in neuromuscular disorders: Current and future strategies

Drachman, D. B., Sep 30 1996, In : Muscle and Nerve. 19, 10, p. 1239-1251 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Induction of apoptosis in activated t cell blasts by suppressor macrophages - a semi-selective treatment for myasthenia gravis?

McIntosh, K. R. & Drachman, D. H., Dec 1 1996, In : FASEB Journal. 10, 6, p. A1355

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oral tolerance in myasthenia gravis

Drachman, D. B., Okumura, S., Adams, R. N. & McIntosh, K. R., Jan 1 1996, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 778, p. 258-272 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Partial T-cell receptor gene rearrangement: A source of pseudo-clonal populations in thymomas and other thymic tissues

Pizer, E. S., McGrath, S. D., Hruban, R. H., Drachman, D. B., Bulkley, G. B. & Zehnbauer, B. A., Mar 1996, In : American journal of clinical pathology. 105, 3, p. 262-267 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access