Jean-Pierre Bouchard

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Médical doctor interested in hereditary ataxias, muscular dystrophies and neurological diseases.


Full Professor,Physician and CIRRIS Researcher Department of Medicine (Neurology) Faculty of Medicine Université Laval

Articles in scientific journals (peer-reviewed)

Bayat, V., Thiffault, I., Jaiswal, M., Tétreault, M., Donti, T., Sasarman, F., . . . Bouchard, J.-P. (2012). Mutations in the Mitochondrial Methionyl-tRNA Synthetase Cause a Neurodegenerative Phenotype in Flies and a Recessive Ataxia (ARSAL) in Humans. PLoS Biology, 10, e1001288. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1001288

Belzil, V. V., André-Guimont, C., Atallah, M.-R., Daoud, H., Dupré, N., Bouchard, J.-P., . . . Rouleau, G. A. (2012). Analysis of the SORT1 gene in familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Neurobiology of Aging, 33(8), 1847-1849. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2012.01.011

Daoud, H., Suhail, H., Szuto, A., Camu, W., Salachas, F., Meininger, V., Bouchard, J.-P., Dupré, N., Dion, P. A. & Rouleau, G. A. (2012). UBQLN2 mutations are rare in French and French–Canadian amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Neurobiology of Aging, 33(9), 2230.e1–2230.e5.

Puymirat, J., Bouchard, J.-P. & Mathieu, J. (2012). Efficacy and Tolerability of a 20-mg Dose of Methylphenidate for the Treatment of Daytime Sleepiness in Adult Patients With Myotonic Dystrophy Type 1: A 2-Center, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, 3-Week Crossover Trial. Clinical Therapeutics, 34(5), 1103–11.

Belzil, V. V., Daoud, H., Desjarlais, A., Bouchard, J.-P., Dupré, N., Camu, W., Dion, P. A., Rouleau, G. A. (2010). Analysis of OPTN as a causative gene for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Neurobiology of Aging, 32(3), 555.e13–555.e14.

Books, book chapters and contributions to collective works

Dionne, A., Bouchard, J.-P. (2011). Oculopharyngeal Muscular Dystrophy. In N. Tawil & S. Venance (Eds.) Neuromuscular Disorders. (pp. 87-90). ?:Wiley-Blackwell

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