Professor Steven Petrou

Recent publications

  1. Atkin TA, Maher CM, Gerlach AC, Gay BC, Antonio BM, Santos SC, Padilla KM, Rader J, Krafte DS, Fox MA, Stewart GR, Petrovski S, Devinsky O, Might M, Petrou S, Goldstein DB. A comprehensive approach to identifying repurposed drugs to treat SCN8A epilepsy. EPILEPSIA. Blackwell Science. 2018, Vol. 59, Issue 4. DOI: 10.1111/epi.14037
  2. Scott D, Gunn N, Yong K, Wimmer V, Veldhuis NA, Challis LM, Haidar M, Petrou S, Bathgate R, Griffin M. A Novel Ultra-Stable, Monomeric Green Fluorescent Protein For Direct Volumetric Imaging of Whole Organs Using CLARITY. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS. Nature Publishing Group. 2018, Vol. 8, Issue 1. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-18045-y
  3. Pederick DT, Richards K, Piltz SG, Kumar R, Mincheva-Tasheva S, Mandelstam S, Dale RC, Scheffer I, Gecz J, Petrou S, Hughes JN, Thomas P. Abnormal Cell Sorting Underlies the Unique X-Linked Inheritance of PCDH19 Epilepsy. NEURON. Cell Press. 2018, Vol. 97, Issue 1. DOI: 10.1016/j.neuron.2017.12.005
  4. Reid C, Rollo B, Petrou S, Berkovic S. Can mutation-mediated effects occurring early in development cause long-term seizure susceptibility in genetic generalized epilepsies?. EPILEPSIA. Blackwell Science. 2018, Vol. 59, Issue 5. DOI: 10.1111/epi.14077
  5. McTague A, Nair U, Malhotra S, Meyer E, Trump N, Gazina E, Papandreou A, Ngoh A, Ackermann S, Ambegaonkar G, Appleton R, Desurkar A, Eltze C, Kneen R, Kumar AV, Lascelles K, Montgomery T, Ramesh V, Samanta R, Scott RH, Tan J, Whitehouse W, Poduri A, Scheffer I, Chong WKK, Cross JH, Topf M, Petrou S, Kurian MA. Clinical and molecular characterization of KCNT1-related severe early-onset epilepsy. NEUROLOGY. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 2018, Vol. 90, Issue 1. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000004762
  6. Berecki G, Howell K, Deerasooriya Y, Cilio MR, Oliva M, Kaplan D, Scheffer I, Berkovic S, Petrou S. Dynamic action potential clamp predicts functional separation in mild familial and severe de novo forms of SCN2A epilepsy. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. National Academy of Sciences. 2018, Vol. 115, Issue 24. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1800077115
  7. Li M, Maljevic S, Phillips A, Petrovski S, Hildebrand M, Burgess R, Mount T, Zara F, Striano P, Schubert J, Thiele H, Nuernberg P, Wong M, Weisenberg JL, Thio LL, Lerche H, Scheffer I, Berkovic S, Petrou S, Reid C. Gain-of-function HCN2 variants in genetic epilepsy. HUMAN MUTATION. Wiley-Liss. 2018, Vol. 39, Issue 2. DOI: 10.1002/humu.23357
  8. Helbig I, Heinzen EL, Mefford HC, Berkovic S, Lowenstein DH, Kato M, Cross JH, Satishchandra P, De Jonghe P, Jiang Y, Goldman A, Petrou S, Tan NCK. Genetic literacy series: Primer part 2—Paradigm shifts in epilepsy genetics. Epilepsia. Blackwell Science. 2018, Vol. 59, Issue 6. DOI: 10.1111/epi.14193
  9. Oyrer J, Maljevic S, Scheffer I, Berkovic S, Petrou S, Reid C. Ion Channels in Genetic Epilepsy: From Genes and Mechanisms to Disease-Targeted Therapies. PHARMACOLOGICAL REVIEWS. American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 2018, Vol. 70, Issue 1. DOI: 10.1124/pr.117.014456
  10. Gazina E, Morrisroe E, Mendis G, Michalska AE, Chen J, Nefzger CM, Rollo BN, Reid C, Pera M, Petrou S. Method of derivation and differentiation of mouse embryonic stem cells generating synchronous neuronal networks. JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE METHODS. Elsevier Science. 2018, Vol. 293. DOI: 10.1016/j.jneumeth.2017.08.018
  11. Anderson DJ, Kaplan D, Bell KM, Koutsis K, Haynes JM, Mills RJ, Phelan DG, Qian EL, Leitoguinho AR, Arasaratnam D, Labonne T, Ng ES, Davis RP, Casini S, Passier R, Hudson JE, Porrello E, Costa MW, Rafii A, Curl C, Delbridge L, Harvey RP, Oshlack A, Cheung M, Mummery CL, Petrou S, Elefanty A, Stanley E, Elliott D. NKX2-5 regulates human cardiomyogenesis via a HEY2 dependent transcriptional network. NATURE COMMUNICATIONS. Nature Publishing Group. 2018, Vol. 9, Issue 1. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-03714-x
  12. Mullen S, Carney P, Roten A, Ching M, Lightfoot PA, Churilov L, Nair U, Li M, Berkovic S, Petrou S, Scheffer I. Precision therapy for epilepsy due to KCNT1 mutations: A randomized trial of oral quinidine. NEUROLOGY. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 2018, Vol. 90, Issue 1. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000004769
  13. Sanders SJ, Campbell AJ, Cottrell JR, Moller RS, Wagner FF, Auldridge AL, Bernier RA, Catterall WA, Chung WK, Empfield JR, George AL, Hipp JF, Khwaja O, Kiskinis E, Lal D, Malhotra D, Millichap JJ, Otis TS, Petrou S, Pitt G, Schust LF, Taylor CM, Tjernagel J, Spiro JE, Bender KJ. Progress in Understanding and Treating SCN2A-Mediated Disorders. TRENDS IN NEUROSCIENCES. Elsevier Science. 2018, Vol. 41, Issue 7. DOI: 10.1016/j.tins.2018.03.011
  14. May P, Girard S, Harrer M, Bobbili DR, Schubert J, Wolking S, Becker F, Lachance-Touchette P, Meloche C, Gravel M, Niturad CE, Knaus J, De Kovel C, Toliat M, Polvi A, Iacomino M, Guerrero-Lopez R, Baulac S, Marini C, Thiele H, Altmueller J, Jabbari K, Ruppert A-K, Jurkowski W, Lal D, Rusconi R, Cestele S, Terragni B, Coombs ID, Reid C, Striano P, Caglayan H, Siren A, Everett K, Moller RS, Hjalgrim H, Muhle H, Helbig I, Kunz WS, Weber YG, Weckhuysen S, De Jonghe P, Sisodiya SM, Nabbout R, Franceschetti S, Coppola A, Vari MS, Trenite DK-N, Baykan B, Ozbek U, Bebek N, Klein KM, Rosenow F, Nguyen DK, Dubeau F, Carmant L, Lortie A, Desbiens R, Clement J-F, Cieuta-Walti C, Sills GJ, Auce P, Francis B, Johnson MR, Marson AG, Berghuis B, Sander JW, Avbersek A, McCormack M, Cavalleri GL, Delanty N, Depondt C, Krenn M, Zimprich F, Peter S, Nikanorova M, Kraaij R, Van Rooij J, Balling R, Ikram MA, Uitterlinden AG, Avanzini G, Schorge S, Petrou S, Mantegazza M, Sander T, Leguern E, Serratosa JM, Koeleman BPC, Palotie A, Lehesjoki A-E, Nothnagel M, Nuernberg P, Maljevic S, Zara F, Cossette P, Krause R, Lerche H. Rare coding variants in genes encoding GABA(A) receptors in genetic generalised epilepsies: an exome-based case-control study. LANCET NEUROLOGY. The Lancet Publishing Group. 2018, Vol. 17, Issue 8. DOI: 10.1016/S1474-4422(18)30215-1
  15. Richards KL, Milligan CJ, Richardson RJ, Jancovski N, Grunnet M, Jacobson LH, Undheim EAB, Mobli M, Chow CY, Herzig V, Csoti A, Panyi G, Reid C, King GF, Petrou S. Selective Na(V)1.1 activation rescues Dravet syndrome mice from seizures and premature death. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. National Academy of Sciences. 2018, Vol. 115, Issue 34. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1804764115

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