Onur Melen

  • 402 Citations
1975 …2016
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Research Interests

Chorea, Dystonia, Essential tremor, Multiple systems atrophy (MSA), Myoclonus, Neuro-ophthalmology, Parkinson's disease, Progressive supranuclear palsy ( PSP), Tics

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Training Experience

1970Internship, Albert Einstein Medical Center
1973Residency, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center
1975Fellowship, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center

Education/Academic qualification

MD, Ankara University, Turkey

… → 1968

Research interests

  • Movement Disorders

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Ophthalmology Medicine & Life Sciences
Cerebellar Ataxia Medicine & Life Sciences

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Grants 2001 2012

Research Output 1975 2016

  • 402 Citations
  • 16 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Review article
86 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of TMEM230 mutations in familial Parkinson's disease

Deng, H-X., Shi, Y., Yang, Y., Ahmeti, K. B., Miller, N., Huang, C., Cheng, L., Zhai, H., Deng, S., Nuytemans, K., Corbett, N. J., Kim, M. J., Deng, H., Tang, B., Yang, Z., Xu, Y., Chan, P., Huang, B., Gao, X. P., Song, Z. & 14 others, Liu, Z., Fecto, F., Siddique, N., Foroud, T., Jankovic, J., Ghetti, B., Nicholson, D. A., Krainc, D., Melen, O., Vance, J. M., Pericak-Vance, M. A., Ma, Y., Rajput, A. H. & Siddique, T., Jul 1 2016, In : Nature Genetics. 48, 7, p. 733-739 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parkinson Disease
Synaptic Vesicles
Chromosomes, Human, Pair 20
1 Citation (Scopus)

Neuro-ophthalmological complications of chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy

Hickman, S. J., Allen, J. A., Baisre, A., Batty, R., Lari, H. B., Melen, O., Pepper, I. M., Sarrigiannis, P. G., Turbin, R. E., Wharton, S. B. & McDermott, C. J., Aug 1 2013, In : Neuro-Ophthalmology. 37, 4, p. 146-156 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
Cranial Nerves
16 Citations (Scopus)

Amantadine for freezing of gait in patients with parkinson disease

Malkani, R., Zadikoff, C., Melen, O., Videnovic, A., Borushko, E. & Simuni, T., Nov 1 2012, In : Clinical neuropharmacology. 35, 6, p. 266-268 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parkinson Disease
1 Citation (Scopus)

Muscle Relaxants

Melen, O., Dec 1 2005, SPEC - Essentials of Pain Medicine and Regional Anesthesia (Reprint). Elsevier Inc, p. 159-165 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

12 Citations (Scopus)

Susac syndrome with transient inverted vision

Zeidman, L. A., Melen, O., Gottardi-Littell, N., Getch, C., Alberts, M. J., Goldstein, L. & Bernstein, R. A., Aug 10 2004, In : Neurology. 63, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Susac Syndrome
Retinal Artery Occlusion
Pathologic Nystagmus
Paranoid Disorders