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Brenda Banwell,

Brenda Banwell

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Professor of Neurology at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Neurology

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The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Neurology
34th St. & Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-6848
Fax: 215-590-2950
B.S. (BS-Biology Year I and II)
University of Western Ontario, 1987.
M.D. (Pediatrics)
University of Western Ontario - Children's Hospital of Western Ontario, 1991.
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Selected Publications

Ghassemi R1, Narayanan S1, Banwell B2, Sled JG3, Shroff M3, Arnold DL1; Canadian Pediatric Demyelinating Disease Network 1 Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. 2 The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada ; The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America. 3 The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. : Quantitative determination of regional lesion volume and distribution in children and adults with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis. PLoS One 26(9), February 2014.

Brenda Banwell: Multiple sclerosis in children. Handbook of Clinical Neurology 122: 427 - 441, 2014.

Todorow M1, DeSouza JF, Banwell BL, Till C.: Interhemispheric cooperation in global-local visual processing in pediatric multiple sclerosis. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology 36(2): 111 - 126, 2014.

Goh ES, Banwell B, Stavropoulos DJ, Shago M, Yoon G: Mosaic microdeletion of 17p11.2-p12 and duplication of 17q22-q24 in a girl with Smith-Magenis phenotype and peripheral neuropathy. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part A December 2013.

Marin SE, Banwell BB, Till C.: Cognitive trajectories in 4 patients with pediatric-onset multiple sclerosis: serial evaluation over a decade. Journal of Child Neurology December 2013.

vanPelt, ED, Mescheriakova JY, Makhani N, Ketelslegers IA, Neuteboom RF, Kundu S, Broer L, Janssens C, Catsman-Berrevoets CE, vanDuijn CM, Banwell B, Bar-Or A, Hintzen RQ: Risk genes associated with pediatric-onset MS but not with monophasic acquired CNS demyelination. Neurology November 2013.

Yiu, EM, laughlin, S, Verhey, LH, Banwell, BL, Canadian Pediaric Demyelinating Disease Network: Clinical and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) distinctions Between Tumefactive Demyelination and Brain Tumors in Children. Journal Child Neurology October 2013.

Carmen Yea, MSc, Raymond Tellier, MD, Patrick Chong, PhD, Garrett Westmacott, PhD, Ruth Ann Marrie, MD, Phd, Amit Bar-Or, MD, Brenda Banwell, MD: Epstein-Bar virus in orgal shedding of children with multiple sclerosis. Neurology 81(16), October 2013.

Marie C. Mayer, Constanze Breithaupt, Markus Reindl, Kathrin Schanda, Kevin Rostasy, Thomas Berger, Russell Dale, Fabienne Brilot, Thomas Olsson, Dieter Jenne, Anne-Katrin Probstel, Klaus Dornmair, Hartmut Wekerle, Reinhard Hohfeld, Brenda Banwell, Amit Bar-Or and Edgar Meinl: Distinction and Temporal Stability of Conformational Epitopes on Myelin Oligodendrocyte Glycoprotein Recognized by patients with Different Inflammatory Central Nervous System Diseases Journal of Immunology 191(7): 3594-3604, October 2013.

. Ruzzo EK, Capo-Chichi JM, Ben-Zeev B, Chitayat D, Mao H, Pappas AL, Hitomi Y, Lu YF, Yao X, Hamdan FF, Pelak K, Reznik-Wolf H, Bar-Joseph I, Oz-Levi D, Lev D, Lerman-Sagie T, Leshinsky-Silver E, Anikster Y, Ben-Asher E, Olender T, Colleaux L, DĂ©carie JC, Blaser S, Banwell B, Joshi RB, He XP, Patry L, Silver RJ, Dobrzeniecka S, Islam MS, Hasnat A, Samuels ME, Aryal DK, Rodriguiz RM, Jiang YH, Wetsel WC, McNamara JO, Rouleau GA, Silver DL, Lancet D, Pras E, Mitchell GA, Michaud JL, Goldstein DB.: Deficiency of asparagine synthetase causes congenital microcephaly and a progressive form of encephalopathy. Neuron October 2013.

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