George Umanah

Assistant Professor

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Research Output 2008 2019

An IQSEC2 mutation associated with intellectual disability and autism results in decreased surface AMPA receptors

Rogers, E. J., Jada, R., Schragenheim-Rozales, K., Sah, M., Cortes, M., Florence, M., Levy, N. S., Moss, R., Walikonis, R. S., Palty, R., Shalgi, R., Lichtman, D., Kavushansky, A., Gerges, N. Z., Kahn, I., Umanah, G. & Levy, A. P., Feb 12 2019, In : Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience. 12, 43.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
AMPA Receptors
Autistic Disorder
Intellectual Disability
Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats

IQSEC2-Associated Intellectual Disability and Autism

Levy, N. S., Umanah, G., Rogers, E. J., Jada, R., Lache, O. & Levy, A. P., Jun 21 2019, In : International journal of molecular sciences. 20, 12

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
AMPA Receptors
Autistic Disorder
Intellectual Disability

A homozygous ATAD1 mutation impairs postsynaptic AMPA receptor trafficking and causes a lethal encephalopathy

Piard, J., Umanah, G., Harms, F. L., Abalde-Atristain, L., Amram, D., Chang, M., Chen, R., Alawi, M., Salpietro, V., Rees, M. I., Chung, S. K., Houlden, H., Verloes, A., Dawson, T. M., Dawson, V., Van Maldergem, L. & Kutsche, K., Mar 1 2018, In : Brain. 141, 3, p. 651-661 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

AMPA Receptors
Brain Diseases
Adenosine Triphosphatases

GBA1 deficiency negatively affects physiological α-synuclein tetramers and related multimers

Kim, S., Yun, S. P., Lee, S., Umanah, G., Bandaru, V. V. R., Yin, X., Rhee, P., Karuppagounder, S., Kwon, S. H., Lee, H., Mao, X., Kim, D., Pandey, A., Lee, G., Dawson, V., Dawson, T. M. & Ko, H. S., Jan 23 2018, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 115, 4, p. 798-803 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gaucher Disease
Dopaminergic Neurons

Poly(ADP-ribose) drives pathologic a-synuclein neurodegeneration in Parkinson’s disease

Kam, T-I., Mao, X., Park, H., Chou, S. C., Karuppagounder, S., Umanah, G., Yun, S. P., Brahmachari, S., Panicker, N., Chen, R., Andrabi, S. A., Qi, C., Poirier, G. G., Pletnikova, O., Troncoso, J. C., Bekris, L. M., Leverenz, J. B., Pantelyat, A., Ko, H. S., Rosenthal, L. I. S. & 2 others, Dawson, T. M. & Dawson, V., Nov 2 2018, In : Science. 362, 6414, eaat8407.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poly Adenosine Diphosphate Ribose
Parkinson Disease