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Dr Safa Al-sarraj

  1. Extended post-mortem delay times should not be viewed as a deterrent to the scientific investigation of human brain tissue: a study from the Brains for Dementia Research Network Neuropathology Study Group, UK

    Robinson, A. C., Palmer, L., Love, S., Hamard, M., Esiri, M., Ansorge, O., Lett, D., Attems, J., Morris, C., Troakes, C., Selvackadunco, S., King, A., Al-sarraj, S. & Mann, D. M. A., 15 Sep 2016, In : Acta Neuropathologica. p. 1-3 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  2. Alzheimer's disease susceptibility variants in the MS4A6A gene are associated with altered levels of MS4A6A expression in blood

    Proitsi, P., Lee, S. H., Lunnon, K., Keohane, A., Powell, J., Troakes, C., Al-Sarraj, S., Furney, S., Soininen, H., Kloszewska, I., Mecocci, P., Tsolaki, M., Vellas, B., Lovestone, S., Hodges, A. & AddNeuroMed Consortium, Feb 2014, In : Neurobiology of Aging. 35, 2, p. 279-290 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Accuracy of the national institute for neurological disorders and stroke/society for progressive supranuclear palsy and neuroprotection and natural history in Parkinson plus syndromes criteria for the diagnosis of progressive supranuclear palsy

    Respondek, G., Roeber, S., Kretzschmar, H., Troakes, C., Al-Sarraj, S., Gelpi, E., Gaig, C., Chiu, W. Z., van Swieten, J. C., Oertel, W. H. & Hoeglinger, G. U., Apr 2013, In : Movement Disorders. 28, 4, p. 504-509 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Mixed tau, TDP-43 and p62 pathology in FTLD associated with a C9ORF72 repeat expansion and p.Ala239Thr MAPT (tau) variant

    King, A., Al-Sarraj, S., Troakes, C., Smith, B. N., Maekawa, S., Iovino, M., Spillantini, M. G. & Shaw, C. E., Feb 2013, In : Acta Neuropathologica. 125, 2, p. 303-310 8 p., N/A.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. The C9ORF72 expansion mutation is a common cause of ALS+/-FTD in Europe and has a single founder

    Smith, B. N., Newhouse, S., Shatunov, A., Vance, C., Topp, S., Johnson, L., Miller, J., Lee, Y., Troakes, C., Scott, K. M., Jones, A., Gray, I., Wright, J., Hortobágyi, T., Al-Sarraj, S., Rogelj, B., Powell, J., Lupton, M., Lovestone, S., Sapp, P. C. & 26 others, Weber, M., Nestor, P. J., Schelhaas, H. J., Asbroek, A. A. T., Silani, V., Gellera, C., Taroni, F., Ticozzi, N., Van den Berg, L., Veldink, J., Van Damme, P., Robberecht, W., Shaw, P. J., Kirby, J., Pall, H., Morrison, K. E., Morris, A., de Belleroche, J., Vianney de Jong, J. M. B., Baas, F., Andersen, P. M., Landers, J., Brown, R. H., Weale, M. E., Al-Chalabi, A. & Shaw, C. E., Jan 2013, In : European Journal of Human Genetics. 21, 1, p. 102-108 7 p., N/A.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. The genetics and neuropathology of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

    Al-Chalabi, A., Jones, A., Troakes, C., Al-Sarraj, S. & van den Berg, L. H., Sep 2012, In : Acta Neuropathologica. 124, 3, p. 339-352 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

  7. Focal traumatic brain stem injury is a rare type of head injury resulting from assault: A forensic neuropathological study

    Al-Sarraj, S., Fegan-Earl, A., Ugbade, A., Bodi, I., Chapman, R., Poole, S., Swift, B., Jerreat, P. & Cary, N., Apr 2012, In : Journal Of Forensic And Legal Medicine. 19, 3, p. 144 - 151 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. King-Denborough syndrome with and without mutations in the skeletal muscle ryanodine receptor (RYR1) gene

    Dowling, J. J., Lillis, S., Amburgey, K., Zhou, H., Al-Sarraj, S., Buk, S. J. A., Wraige, E., Chow, G., Abbs, S., Leber, S., Lachlan, K., Baralle, D., Taylor, A., Sewry, C., Muntoni, F. & Jungbluth, H., Jun 2011, In : Neuromuscular Disorders. 21, 6, p. 420 - 427 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Optineurin inclusions occur in a minority of TDP-43 positive ALS and FTLD-TDP cases and are rarely observed in other neurodegenerative disorders

    Hortobagyi, T., Troakes, C., Nishimura, A. L., Vance, C., van Swieten, J. C., Seelaar, H., King, A., Al-Sarraj, S., Rogelj, B. & Shaw, C. E., Apr 2011, In : Acta Neuropathologica. 121, 4, p. 519 - 527 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. New lexicon and criteria for the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease

    Giaccone, G., Arzberger, T., Alafuzoff, I., Al-Sarraj, S., Budka, H., Duyckaerts, C., Falkai, P., Ferrer, I., Ironside, J. W., Kovacs, G. G., Meyronet, D., Parchi, P., Patsouris, E., Revesz, T., Riederer, P., Rozemuller, A., Schmitt, A., Winblad, B. & Kretzschmar, H., 2011, In : Lancet Neurology. 10, 4, p. 298 - 299 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  11. Common variants at 7p21 are associated with frontotemporal lobar degeneration with TDP43 inclusions

    Van Deerlin, V. M., Sleiman, P. M. A., Martinez-Lage, M., Chen-Plotkin, A., Wang, L-S., Graff-Radford, N. R., Dickson, D. W., Rademakers, R., Boeve, B. F., Grossman, M., Arnold, S. E., Mann, D. M. A., Pickering-Brown, S. M., Seelaar, H., Heutink, P., van Swieten, J. C., Murrell, J. R., Ghetti, B., Spina, S., Grafman, J. & 80 others, Hodges, J., Spillantini, M. G., Gilman, S., Lieberman, A. P., Kaye, J. A., Woltjer, R. L., Bigio, E. H., Mesulam, M., al-Sarraj, S., Troakes, C., Rosenberg, R. N., White, C. L., Ferrer, I., Llado, A., Neumann, M., Kretzschmar, H. A., Hulette, C. M., Welsh-Bohmer, K. A., Miller, B. L., Alzualde, A., Lopez de Munain, A., McKee, A. C., Gearing, M., Levey, A. I., Lah, J. J., Hardy, J., Rohrer, J. D., Lashley, T., Mackenzie, I. R. A., Feldman, H. H., Hamilton, R. L., Dekosky, S. T., van der Zee, J., Kumar-Singh, S., Van Broeckhoven, C., Mayeux, R., Vonsattel, J. P. G., Troncoso, J. C., Kril, J. J., Kwok, J. B. J., Halliday, G. M., Bird, T. D., Ince, P. G., Shaw, P. J., Cairns, N. J., Morris, J. C., McLean, C. A., DeCarli, C., Ellis, W. G., Freeman, S. H., Frosch, M. P., Growdon, J. H., Perl, D. P., Sano, M., Bennett, D. A., Schneider, J. A., Beach, T. G., Reiman, E. M., Woodruff, B. K., Cummings, J., Vinters, H. V., Miller, C. A., Chui, H. C., Alafuzoff, I., Hartikainen, P., Seilhean, D., Galasko, D., Masliah, E., Cotman, C. W., Tunon, M. T., Martinez, M. C. C., Munoz, D. G., Carroll, S. L., Marson, D., Riederer, P. F., Bogdanovic, N., Schellenberg, G. D., Hakonarson, H., Trojanowski, J. Q. & Lee, V. M-Y., Mar 2010, In : Nature Genetics. 42, 3, p. 234 - U34 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Effects of formalin fixation, paraffin embedding, and time of storage on DNA preservation in brain tissue: A BrainNet Europe study

    Ferrer, I., Armstrong, J., Capellari, S., Parchi, P., Arzberger, T., Bell, J., Budka, H., Strobel, T., Giaccone, G., Rossi, G., Bogdanovic, N., Fakai, P., Schmitt, A., Riederers, P., Al-Sarraj, S., Ravid, R. & Kretzschmar, H., Jul 2007, In : Brain Pathology. 17, 3, p. 297 - 303 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Interlaboratory comparison of assessments of Alzheimer disease-related lesions: a study of the BrainNet Europe Consortium

    Alafuzoff, I., Pikkarainen, M., Al-Sarraj, S., Arzberger, T., Bell, J., Bodi, I., Bogdanovic, N., Budka, H., Bugiani, O., Ferrer, I., Gelpi, E., Giaccone, G., Graeber, M. B., Hauw, J. J., Kamphorst, W., King, A., Kopp, N., Korkolopoulou, P., Kovacs, G. G., Meyronet, D. & 9 others, Parchi, P., Patsouris, E., Preusser, M., Ravid, R., Roggendorf, W., Seilhean, D., Streichenberger, N., Thal, D. R. & Kretzschmar, H., Aug 2006, In : Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology. 65, 8, p. 740 - 757 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Magnetic resonance imaging signatures of tissue pathology in frontotemporal dementia

    Whitwell, J. L., Josephs, K. A., Rossor, M. N., Stevens, J. M., Revesz, T., Holton, J. L., Al-Sarraj, S., Godbolt, A. K., Fox, N. C. & Warren, J. D., Sep 2005, In : Archives of neurology. 62, 9, p. 1402 - 1408 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Sporadic and familial dementia and ubiquitin-positive tau-negative inclusions: clinical features of one histopathological abnormality underlying frontotemporal lobar degeneration

    Godbolt, A. K., Josephs, K. A., Revesz, T., Warrington, E. K., Lantos, P., King, A., Fox, N. C., Al-Sarraj, S., Holton, J., Cipolotti, L., Khan, M. N. & Rosser, M. N., Jul 2005, In : Archives of neurology. 62, 7, p. 1097 - 1101 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Morphological differences of intraneuronal ubiquitin-positive inclusions in the dentate gyrus and parahippocampal gyrus of motor neuron disease with dementia

    Yaguchi, M., Fujita, Y., Amari, M., Takatama, M., Al-Sarraj, S., Leigh, P. N. & Okamoto, K., Dec 2004, In : Neuropathology. 24, 4, p. 296 - 301 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Pilocytic astrocytoma of the adult - clinical features, radiological features and management

    Bell, D., Chitnavis, B. P., Al-Sarraj, S., Connor, S., Sharr, M. M. & Gullan, R. W., Dec 2004, In : British Journal of Neurosurgery. 18, 6, p. 613 - 616 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Intracranial laterally based supratentorial neurenteric cyst

    Tan, G. S., Hortobagyi, T., Al-Sarraj, S. & Connor, S. E. J., Nov 2004, In : British Journal of Radiology. 77, 923, p. 963 - 965 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Frontotemporal lobar degeneration and ubiquitin immunohistochemistry

    Josephs, K. A., Holton, J. L., Rossor, M. N., Godbolt, A. K., Ozawa, T., Strand, K., Khan, N., Al-Sarraj, S. & Revesz, T., Aug 2004, In : Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology. 30, 4, p. 369 - 373 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Cortical selective vulnerability in Motor Neurone Disease: A morphometric study

    Maekawa, S., Al-Sarraj, S., Kibble, M., Landau, S., Parnavelas, J., Cotter, D., Everall, I. & Leigh, P. N., Jun 2004, In : Brain. 127, 6, p. 1237 - 1251 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Subdural hematoma (SDH): assessment of macrophage reactivity within the dura mater and underlying hematoma

    Al-Sarraj, S., Mohamed, S., Kibble, M. & Rezaie, P., Mar 2004, In : Clinical Neuropathology. 23, 2, p. 62 - 75 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Lesson of the month - Carcinomatous meningitis from primary signet ring cell carcinoma of bladder

    Bodi, I., Andrews, T. C., Howard, R. S. & Al-Sarraj, S., 2004, In : Histopathology. 44, 4, p. 394 - 396 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  23. Early cognitive decline in Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease associated with human growth hormone treatment

    Cordery, R. J., Hall, M., Cipolotti, L., Al-Sarraj, S., O'Donovan, D. G., Davidson, L., Adlard, P. & Rossor, M. N., 1 Oct 2003, In : Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. 74, 10, p. 1412 - 1416 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Silent corticotroph carcinoma of the adenohypophysis - A report of five cases

    Roncaroli, F., Scheithauer, B. W., Young, W. F., Horvath, E., Kovacs, K., Kros, J. M., Al-Sarraj, S., Lloyd, R. V. & Faustini-Fustini, M., 1 Apr 2003, In : American Journal of Surgical Pathology. 27, 4, p. 477 - 486 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference paper

  25. Quantitative magnetic resonance imaging of the amygdala in temporal lobe epilepsy - clinico-pathological correlations (a pilot study)

    Lambert, M. V., Brierley, B., Al-Sarraj, S., Shaw, P., Polkey, C. E., Chandler, C., Toone, B. K. & David, A. S., Feb 2003, In : Epilepsy Research. 53, 1-2, p. 39 - 46 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. January 2003: 56-year-old female with right frontal tumor of the dura - Primary MALT lymphoma of dura

    Bodi, I., Hussain, A., Gullan, R. W. & Al-Sarraj, S., 2003, In : Brain Pathology. 13, 3, p. 417 - +

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. King's College London Neuromuscular Disease Symposium, November 2002 - An unusual cause of speech and swallowing difficulty

    Andrews, T. C., Bodi, I., Reilly, M. M., Harwood, G. & Al-Sarraj, S., 2003, In : PRACTICAL NEUROLOGY. 3, 6, p. 358 - 365 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. Letter referring to the publication Lambri et al. - Reply

    Al-Sarraj, S., 2002, In : Clinical Neuropathology. 21, 5, p. 242 - 242 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  29. The glial precursor proteoglycan, NG2, is expressed on tumour neovasculature by vascular pericytes in human malignant brain tumours

    Chekenya, M., Enger, P. O., Thorsen, F., Tysnes, B. B., Al-Sarraj, S., Read, T. A., Furmanek, T., Mahesparan, R., Levine, J. M., Butt, A. M., Pilkington, G. J. & Bjerkvig, R., 2002, In : Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology. 28, 5, p. 367 - 380 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. A clinical and pathological study of motor neurone disease on Guam.

    Morris, H. R., Al Sarraj, S., Schwab, C., Gwinn-Hardy, K., Perez-Tur, J., Wood, N. W., Hardy, J., Lees, A. J., McGeer, P. L., Daniel, S. E. & Steele, J. C., 2001, In : Brain. 124, 11, p. 2215 - 2222 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. MRI of a spinal intradural extramedullary sarcoid mass

    Connor, S. E., Marshman, L., Al-Sarraj, S. & Ng, V., 2001, In : Neuroradiology. 43, 12, p. 1079 - 1083 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Specificity and sensitivity of beta APP in head injury

    Lambri, M., Djurovic, V., Kibble, M., Cairns, N. & Al-Sarraj, S., 2001, In : Clinical Neuropathology. 20, 6, p. 263 - 271 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. Specificity and sensitivity of betaAPP in head injury.[see comment]

    Lambri, M., Djurovic, V., Kibble, M., Cairns, N. & Al-Sarraj, S., 2001, In : Clinical Neuropathology. 20, 6, p. 263 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Spinal meningioma after treatment for Hodgkin disease - Case report

    Martin, A. J., Hammond, C. J., Dobbs, H. J., Al-Sarraj, S. & Thomas, N. W. M., 2001, In : Journal of Neurosurgery. 95, 2, p. 232 - 235 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. Ultrastructural examination is essential for diagnosis of papillary meningioma

    Al-Sarraj, S., King, A., Martin, A. J., Jarosz, J. & Lantos, P. L., 2001, In : Histopathology. 38, 4, p. 318 - 324 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. 3-D reconstruction of macroscopic optical brain slice images

    Delp, S. (ed.), DiGioia, A. M. (ed.), Jaramaz, B. (ed.), Bardinet, E., He, Y., Roche, A., Al-Sarraj, S., Nailon, B., Ironside, J. & Ayache, N., 2000, LECT NOTE COMPUT SCI. BERLIN: Springer, p. 95 - 105 11 p. (LECTURE NOTES IN COMPUTER SCIENCE).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

  37. Thalamic degeneration with negative prion protein immunostaining

    Janssen, J. C., Lantos, P. L., Al-Sarraj, S. & Rossor, M. N., 2000, In : Journal of Neurology. 247, 1, p. 48 - 51 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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