AFTD webinars on FTD genetics




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Content in the FTD Genetics section of AFTD’s website draws from numerous studies since 2009:

  1. Bandopadhyay et al. (2023). Advances in the Understanding of Frontotemporal Dementia. Cells, 12(5). (PMID: 36899917) 
  2. Dratch et al. (2023). Evaluation of an Educational Conference for Persons Affected by Hereditary Frontotemporal Degeneration and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. PEC Innov. (PMID: 37214502) 
  3. Goldman, J. S., & Van Deerlin, V. M. (2018). Alzheimer’s Disease and Frontotemporal Dementia: The Current State of Genetics and Genetic Testing Since the Advent of Next-Generation Sequencing. Molecular diagnosis & therapy. 22(5). (PMID: 29971646) 
  4. Greaves, & Rohrer. (2019). An Update on Genetic Frontotemporal Dementia. J Neurol, 266(8). (PMID: 31119452) 
  5. Heuer et al. (2020). Comparison of Sporadic and Familial Behavioral Variant Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD) in a North American Cohort. Alzheimer’s & dementia: the Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association. 16(1). (PMID: 31914226) 
  6. Knopman, D. S., & Roberts, R. O. (2011). Estimating the Number of Persons with Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration in the US Population. Journal of molecular neuroscience. 45(3). (PMID: 21584654) 
  7. Mesaros et al. (2021). Investigating the Genetic Profile of the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis/Frontotemporal Dementia (ALS-FTD) Continuum in Patients of Diverse Race, Ethnicity, and Ancestry. Genes (Basel). 13(1):76. (PMID: 35052416) 
  8. Olszewska et al. (2016). Genetics of Frontotemporal Dementia. Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep. 16(12). (PMID: 27878525 
  9. Ramos et al. (2020). Genetic Screening of a Large Series of North American Sporadic and Familial Frontotemporal Dementia Cases. Alzheimers Dement. 16(1). (PMID: 31914217) 
  10. Roggenbuck, J. (2021). C9orf72 and the Care of the Patient With ALS or FTD: Progress and Recommendations after 10 Years. Neurol Genet. 7(1). (PMID: 33575483) 
  11. Rohrer et al. (2009). The Heritability and Genetics of Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration. Neurology. 73(18). (PMID: 19884572) 
  12. Seelaar et al. (2010). Clinical, Genetic and Pathological Heterogeneity of Frontotemporal Dementia: A Review. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 82(5). (PMID: 20971753)
  13. Sirkis et al. (2019). Recent Advances in the Genetics of Frontotemporal Dementia. Curr Genet Med Rep. 7(1). (PMID: 31687268) 
  14. Wong et al. (2021). Knowledge Assessment and Psychological Impact of Genetic Counseling in People at Risk for Familial FTD. Alzheimers Dement (Amst). 13(1). (PMID: 34337135)