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Marcy Elizabeth MacDonald, Ph.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Marcy MacDonald and Vanessa Wheeler.
Connection Strength

3.380
  1. Wheeler VC, Lebel LA, Vrbanac V, Teed A, te Riele H, MacDonald ME. Mismatch repair gene Msh2 modifies the timing of early disease in Hdh(Q111) striatum. Hum Mol Genet. 2003 Feb 01; 12(3):273-81.
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    Score: 0.293
  2. MacDonald ME, Gines S, Gusella JF, Wheeler VC. Huntington's disease. Neuromolecular Med. 2003; 4(1-2):7-20.
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    Score: 0.291
  3. Wheeler VC, Gutekunst CA, Vrbanac V, Lebel LA, Schilling G, Hersch S, Friedlander RM, Gusella JF, Vonsattel JP, Borchelt DR, MacDonald ME. Early phenotypes that presage late-onset neurodegenerative disease allow testing of modifiers in Hdh CAG knock-in mice. Hum Mol Genet. 2002 Mar 15; 11(6):633-40.
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    Score: 0.276
  4. Loupe JM, Pinto RM, Kim KH, Gillis T, Mysore JS, Andrew MA, Kovalenko M, Murtha R, Seong I, Gusella JF, Kwak S, Howland D, Lee R, Lee JM, Wheeler VC, MacDonald ME. Promotion of somatic CAG repeat expansion by Fan1 knock-out in Huntington's disease knock-in mice is blocked by Mlh1 knock-out. Hum Mol Genet. 2020 Sep 02.
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    Score: 0.248
  5. Wheeler VC, White JK, Gutekunst CA, Vrbanac V, Weaver M, Li XJ, Li SH, Yi H, Vonsattel JP, Gusella JF, Hersch S, Auerbach W, Joyner AL, MacDonald ME. Long glutamine tracts cause nuclear localization of a novel form of huntingtin in medium spiny striatal neurons in HdhQ92 and HdhQ111 knock-in mice. Hum Mol Genet. 2000 Mar 01; 9(4):503-13.
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    Score: 0.239
  6. Wheeler VC, Auerbach W, White JK, Srinidhi J, Auerbach A, Ryan A, Duyao MP, Vrbanac V, Weaver M, Gusella JF, Joyner AL, MacDonald ME. Length-dependent gametic CAG repeat instability in the Huntington's disease knock-in mouse. Hum Mol Genet. 1999 Jan; 8(1):115-22.
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    Score: 0.221
  7. Kovalenko M, Milnerwood A, Giordano J, St Claire J, Guide JR, Stromberg M, Gillis T, Sapp E, DiFiglia M, MacDonald ME, Carroll JB, Lee JM, Tappan S, Raymond L, Wheeler VC. HttQ111/+ Huntington's Disease Knock-in Mice Exhibit Brain Region-Specific Morphological Changes and Synaptic Dysfunction. J Huntingtons Dis. 2018; 7(1):17-33.
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    Score: 0.206
  8. Ramos EM, Kovalenko M, Guide JR, St Claire J, Gillis T, Mysore JS, Sequeiros J, Wheeler VC, Alonso I, MacDonald ME. Chromosome substitution strain assessment of a Huntington's disease modifier locus. Mamm Genome. 2015 Apr; 26(3-4):119-30.
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    Score: 0.168
  9. Hölter SM, Stromberg M, Kovalenko M, Garrett L, Glasl L, Lopez E, Guide J, Götz A, Hans W, Becker L, Rathkolb B, Rozman J, Schrewed A, Klingenspor M, Klopstock T, Schulz H, Wolf E, Wursta W, Gillis T, Wakimoto H, Seidman J, MacDonald ME, Cotman S, Gailus-Durner V, Fuchs H, de Angelis MH, Lee JM, Wheeler VC. A broad phenotypic screen identifies novel phenotypes driven by a single mutant allele in Huntington's disease CAG knock-in mice. PLoS One. 2013; 8(11):e80923.
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    Score: 0.155
  10. Lee JM, Galkina EI, Levantovsky RM, Fossale E, Anne Anderson M, Gillis T, Srinidhi Mysore J, Coser KR, Shioda T, Zhang B, Furia MD, Derry J, Kohane IS, Seong IS, Wheeler VC, Gusella JF, MacDonald ME. Dominant effects of the Huntington's disease HTT CAG repeat length are captured in gene-expression data sets by a continuous analysis mathematical modeling strategy. Hum Mol Genet. 2013 Aug 15; 22(16):3227-38.
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    Score: 0.149
  11. Lee JM, Zhang J, Su AI, Walker JR, Wiltshire T, Kang K, Dragileva E, Gillis T, Lopez ET, Boily MJ, Cyr M, Kohane I, Gusella JF, MacDonald ME, Wheeler VC. A novel approach to investigate tissue-specific trinucleotide repeat instability. BMC Syst Biol. 2010 Mar 19; 4:29.
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    Score: 0.120
  12. Seong IS, Woda JM, Song JJ, Lloret A, Abeyrathne PD, Woo CJ, Gregory G, Lee JM, Wheeler VC, Walz T, Kingston RE, Gusella JF, Conlon RA, MacDonald ME. Huntingtin facilitates polycomb repressive complex 2. Hum Mol Genet. 2010 Feb 15; 19(4):573-83.
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    Score: 0.117
  13. Dragileva E, Hendricks A, Teed A, Gillis T, Lopez ET, Friedberg EC, Kucherlapati R, Edelmann W, Lunetta KL, MacDonald ME, Wheeler VC. Intergenerational and striatal CAG repeat instability in Huntington's disease knock-in mice involve different DNA repair genes. Neurobiol Dis. 2009 Jan; 33(1):37-47.
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    Score: 0.108
  14. Wheeler VC, Persichetti F, McNeil SM, Mysore JS, Mysore SS, MacDonald ME, Myers RH, Gusella JF, Wexler NS. Factors associated with HD CAG repeat instability in Huntington disease. J Med Genet. 2007 Nov; 44(11):695-701.
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    Score: 0.100
  15. Lloret A, Dragileva E, Teed A, Espinola J, Fossale E, Gillis T, Lopez E, Myers RH, MacDonald ME, Wheeler VC. Genetic background modifies nuclear mutant huntingtin accumulation and HD CAG repeat instability in Huntington's disease knock-in mice. Hum Mol Genet. 2006 Jun 15; 15(12):2015-24.
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    Score: 0.092
  16. Gines S, Seong IS, Fossale E, Ivanova E, Trettel F, Gusella JF, Wheeler VC, Persichetti F, MacDonald ME. Specific progressive cAMP reduction implicates energy deficit in presymptomatic Huntington's disease knock-in mice. Hum Mol Genet. 2003 Mar 01; 12(5):497-508.
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    Score: 0.074
  17. Trettel F, Rigamonti D, Hilditch-Maguire P, Wheeler VC, Sharp AH, Persichetti F, Cattaneo E, MacDonald ME. Dominant phenotypes produced by the HD mutation in STHdh(Q111) striatal cells. Hum Mol Genet. 2000 Nov 22; 9(19):2799-809.
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    Score: 0.063
  18. Chao MJ, Kim KH, Shin JW, Lucente D, Wheeler VC, Li H, Roach JC, Hood L, Wexler NS, Jardim LB, Holmans P, Jones L, Orth M, Kwak S, MacDonald ME, Gusella JF, Lee JM. Population-specific genetic modification of Huntington's disease in Venezuela. PLoS Genet. 2018 05; 14(5):e1007274.
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    Score: 0.053
  19. Lee JM, Chao MJ, Harold D, Abu Elneel K, Gillis T, Holmans P, Jones L, Orth M, Myers RH, Kwak S, Wheeler VC, MacDonald ME, Gusella JF. A modifier of Huntington's disease onset at the MLH1 locus. Hum Mol Genet. 2017 10 01; 26(19):3859-3867.
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    Score: 0.051
  20. Chao MJ, Gillis T, Atwal RS, Mysore JS, Arjomand J, Harold D, Holmans P, Jones L, Orth M, Myers RH, Kwak S, Wheeler VC, MacDonald ME, Gusella JF, Lee JM. Haplotype-based stratification of Huntington's disease. Eur J Hum Genet. 2017 11; 25(11):1202-1209.
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    Score: 0.050
  21. Correia K, Harold D, Kim KH, Holmans P, Jones L, Orth M, Myers RH, Kwak S, Wheeler VC, MacDonald ME, Gusella JF, Lee JM. The Genetic Modifiers of Motor OnsetAge (GeM MOA) Website: Genome-wide Association Analysis for Genetic Modifiers of Huntington's Disease. J Huntingtons Dis. 2015; 4(3):279-84.
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    Score: 0.042
  22. Galkina EI, Shin A, Coser KR, Shioda T, Kohane IS, Seong IS, Wheeler VC, Gusella JF, Macdonald ME, Lee JM. HD CAGnome: a search tool for huntingtin CAG repeat length-correlated genes. PLoS One. 2014; 9(4):e95556.
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    Score: 0.040
  23. Fossale E, Seong IS, Coser KR, Shioda T, Kohane IS, Wheeler VC, Gusella JF, MacDonald ME, Lee JM. Differential effects of the Huntington's disease CAG mutation in striatum and cerebellum are quantitative not qualitative. Hum Mol Genet. 2011 Nov 01; 20(21):4258-67.
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    Score: 0.033
  24. Hendricks AE, Latourelle JC, Lunetta KL, Cupples LA, Wheeler V, MacDonald ME, Gusella JF, Myers RH. Estimating the probability of de novo HD cases from transmissions of expanded penetrant CAG alleles in the Huntington disease gene from male carriers of high normal alleles (27-35 CAG). . 2009 Jul; 149A(7):1375-81.
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    Score: 0.029
  25. Menalled L, El-Khodor BF, Patry M, Suárez-Fariñas M, Orenstein SJ, Zahasky B, Leahy C, Wheeler V, Yang XW, MacDonald M, Morton AJ, Bates G, Leeds J, Park L, Howland D, Signer E, Tobin A, Brunner D. Systematic behavioral evaluation of Huntington's disease transgenic and knock-in mouse models. Neurobiol Dis. 2009 Sep; 35(3):319-36.
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    Score: 0.028
  26. Li JL, Hayden MR, Warby SC, Durr A, Morrison PJ, Nance M, Ross CA, Margolis RL, Rosenblatt A, Squitieri F, Frati L, Gómez-Tortosa E, García CA, Suchowersky O, Klimek ML, Trent RJ, McCusker E, Novelletto A, Frontali M, Paulsen JS, Jones R, Ashizawa T, Lazzarini A, Wheeler VC, Prakash R, Xu G, Djoussé L, Mysore JS, Gillis T, Hakky M, Cupples LA, Saint-Hilaire MH, Cha JH, Hersch SM, Penney JB, Harrison MB, Perlman SL, Zanko A, Abramson RK, Lechich AJ, Duckett A, Marder K, Conneally PM, Gusella JF, MacDonald ME, Myers RH. Genome-wide significance for a modifier of age at neurological onset in Huntington's disease at 6q23-24: the HD MAPS study. BMC Med Genet. 2006 Aug 17; 7:71.
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    Score: 0.023
  27. Guidetti P, Bates GP, Graham RK, Hayden MR, Leavitt BR, MacDonald ME, Slow EJ, Wheeler VC, Woodman B, Schwarcz R. Elevated brain 3-hydroxykynurenine and quinolinate levels in Huntington disease mice. Neurobiol Dis. 2006 Jul; 23(1):190-7.
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    Score: 0.023
  28. Li JL, Hayden MR, Almqvist EW, Brinkman RR, Durr A, Dodé C, Morrison PJ, Suchowersky O, Ross CA, Margolis RL, Rosenblatt A, Gómez-Tortosa E, Cabrero DM, Novelletto A, Frontali M, Nance M, Trent RJ, McCusker E, Jones R, Paulsen JS, Harrison M, Zanko A, Abramson RK, Russ AL, Knowlton B, Djoussé L, Mysore JS, Tariot S, Gusella MF, Wheeler VC, Atwood LD, Cupples LA, Saint-Hilaire M, Cha JH, Hersch SM, Koroshetz WJ, Gusella JF, MacDonald ME, Myers RH. A genome scan for modifiers of age at onset in Huntington disease: The HD MAPS study. Am J Hum Genet. 2003 Sep; 73(3):682-7.
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    Score: 0.019
  29. Snider BJ, Moss JL, Revilla FJ, Lee CS, Wheeler VC, Macdonald ME, Choi DW. Neocortical neurons cultured from mice with expanded CAG repeats in the huntingtin gene: unaltered vulnerability to excitotoxins and other insults. Neuroscience. 2003; 120(3):617-25.
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    Score: 0.018
  30. Namura S, Hirt L, Wheeler VC, McGinnis KM, Hilditch-Maguire P, Moskowitz MA, MacDonald ME, Persichetti F. The HD mutation does not alter neuronal death in the striatum of Hdh(Q92) knock-in mice after mild focal ischemia. Neurobiol Dis. 2002 Oct; 11(1):147-54.
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    Score: 0.018
  31. Fossale E, Wheeler VC, Vrbanac V, Lebel LA, Teed A, Mysore JS, Gusella JF, MacDonald ME, Persichetti F. Identification of a presymptomatic molecular phenotype in Hdh CAG knock-in mice. Hum Mol Genet. 2002 Sep 15; 11(19):2233-41.
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    Score: 0.018
  32. Auerbach W, Hurlbert MS, Hilditch-Maguire P, Wadghiri YZ, Wheeler VC, Cohen SI, Joyner AL, MacDonald ME, Turnbull DH. The HD mutation causes progressive lethal neurological disease in mice expressing reduced levels of huntingtin. Hum Mol Genet. 2001 Oct 15; 10(22):2515-23.
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    Score: 0.017
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.