Parkinson Genetics
Prof. Dr. Thomas Gasser
Head of clinical research Tübingen,
Group Leader
Hoppe-Seyler-Str. 3
72076 Tübingen

thomas.gasser@dzne.de
 +49 7071 29-86529

Key Publications

Reinhardt P, Schmid B, Burbulla LF, Schondorf DC, Wagner L, ..., Gasser T, et al. Genetic Correction of a LRRK2 Mutation in Human iPSCs Links Parkinsonian Neurodegeneration to ERK-Dependent Changes in Gene Expression. Cell Stem Cell. 2013 Jan 01; 12:354-67. doi: 10.1016/j.stem.2013.01.008
Michael A. Nalls, Vincent Plagnol, Dena G. Hernandez, Manu Sharma, Una-Marie Sheerin, Mohamad Saad, Simón-Sánchez, Claudia Schulte, Suzanne Lesage, Sigurlaug Sveinbjörnsdóttir, Kári Stefánsson, Maria Martinez, John Hardy, Peter Heutink, Alexis Brice, Thomas Gasser, Andrew B. Singleton, Nicholas W. Wood. Imputation of sequence variants for identification of genetic risks for Parkinson's disease: A meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies. The Lancet. 2011 Feb 18; 377:641-649. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(10)62345-8
Simon-Sanchez J, Schulte C, Bras JM, Sharma M, Gibbs JR, …, Gasser T. Genome-wide association study reveals genetic risk underlying Parkinson's disease. Nat Genet. 2009 Jan 01; 41:1308-12. doi: 10.1038/ng.487
Zimprich A, Biskup S, Leitner P, Lichtner P, Farrer M, Lincoln S, Kachergus J, Hulihan M, Uitti RJ, Calne DB, Stoessl AJ, Pfeiffer RF, Patenge N, Carbajal IC, Vieregge P, Asmus F, Müller-Myhsok B, Dickson DW, Meitinger T, Strom TM, Wszolek ZK, Gasser T. Mutations in LRRK2 cause autosomal-dominant parkinsonism with pleomorphic pathology. Neuron. 2004 Nov 18; 44:601-7. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2004.11.005
Zimprich A, Grabowski M, Asmus F, Naumann M, Berg D, Bertram M, Scheidtmann K, Kern P, Winkelmann J, Müller-Myhsok B, Riedel L, Bauer M, Müller T, Castro M, Meitinger T, Strom TM, Gasser T. Mutations in the gene encoding epsilon-sarcoglycan cause myoclonus-dystonia syndrome. Nat Genet. 2001 Sep 01; 29:66-9. doi: 10.1038/ng709

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