• Elevated levels of cerebrospinal fluid α-synuclein oligomers in healthy asymptomatic LRRK2 mutation carriers 

      Aasly, Jan; Johansen, Krisztina; Brønstad, Gunnar; Warø, Bjørg Johanne; Majbour, NK; Varghese, S; Alzahmi, F; Paleologou, KE; Amer, DAM; Al-Hayani, A; El-Agnaf, OMA (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      Mutations in the leucine-rich repeat kinase 2 gene are the most common cause of autosomal dominant Parkinson’s disease (PD). To assess the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) levels of α-synuclein oligomers in symptomatic and ...
    • Genetically-controlled Vesicle-Associated Membrane Protein 1 expression may contribute to Alzheimer's pathophysiology and susceptibility 

      Sevlever, Daniel; Zou, Fang Geng; Ma, Li; Carrasquillo, Sebastian; Crump, Michael G; Culley, Oliver J; Hunter, Talisha A; Bisceglio, Gina; Younkin, Linda; Allen, Mariet; Carrasquillo, Minerva; Sando, Sigrid Botne; Aasly, Jan; Dickson, Dennis W; Graff-Radford, Neill; Petersen, Ronald C.; Morgan, Kevin; Belbin, Olivia (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      Background Alzheimer’s disease is a neurodegenerative disorder in which extracellular deposition of β-amyloid (Aβ) oligomers causes synaptic injury resulting in early memory loss, altered homeostasis, accumulation of ...
    • Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy in an immunocompetent patient? 

      Johansen, Krisztina; Torp, Sverre Helge; Rydland, Jana; Aasly, Jan (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2013)
      Background: Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML) is a rapidly progressive, potentially fatal, demyelinating disease affecting immunosuppressed patients. PML is rarely reported in cases with no underlying disease ...
    • The incidence of diagnosis of Munchausen syndrome, other factitious disorders, and malingering 

      Schrader, Harald; Bøhmer, Thomas; Aasly, Jan (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Background. Systematic studies on factitious disorders and malingering in large populations are rare. To address this issue, we performed a nationwide epidemiological study in Norway on the incidence of these diagnoses in ...