Trust Acknowledgements

The AADC Research Trust would like to thank the authors of the following publications for their acknowledgement:

Allen G. F. G., Land J. M. and Heales S. J. R. (2009) A new perspective on the treatment of aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase deficiency. Molecular Genetics and Metabolism 97, 6-14.

Allen G. F. G., Neergheen V., Oppenheim M., Fitzgerald J. C., Footitt E., Hyland K., Clayton P. T., Land J. M. and Heales S. J. R. (2010) Pyridoxal 5'-phosphate deficiency causes a loss of aromatic l-amino acid decarboxylase in patients and human neuroblastoma cells, implications for aromatic l-amino acid decarboxylase and vitamin B-6 deficiency states. Journal of Neurochemistry 114, 87-96.;jsessionid=D8A0AD67F5F2E3D6604BB7AC53FFE36C.d02t01

Allen G. F. G., Ullah Y., Hargreaves I. P., Land J. M. and Heales S. J. R. (2013) Dopamine but not L-dopa stimulates neural glutathione metabolism. Potential implications for Parkinson’s and other dopamine deficiency states. Neurochemistry International 62, 684-694.

Hoffman G and Blau N (Eds.) Congenital Neurotransmitter Disorders: A Clinical Approach, Nova Science Publishers Inc., New York in 2014

San Sebastian, W., Kells, A. P., Bringas, J., Samaranch, L., Hadaczek, P., Ciesielska, A. and Bankiewicz, K. S. (2014). Safety and tolerability of MRI-guided infusion of AAV2-hAADC into the mid-brain of non-human primate. Molecular Therapy. Methods & Clinical Development, 3, 14049.

Wassenberg T., Willemsen M. A. A. P., Geurtz P. B. H., Lammens M., Verrijp K., Wilmer M., Lee W. T., Wevers R. A. and Verbeek M. M. (2010) Urinary dopamine in aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase deficiency: The unsolved paradox. Molecular Genetics and Metabolism 101, 349-356.

Wassenberg, T., Monnens, L. A. H., Geurtz, B. P. B. H., Wevers, R. A., Verbeek, M. M. and Willemsen, M. A. A. P. (2012). The paradox of hyperdopaminuria in aromatic L-amino acid deficiency explained. JIMD Reports, 4, 39–45. Free full text available.

The AADC Research Trust would also like to thank the following organisations for their acknowledgement:

UCL School of Life and Medical Sciences

PND Association

British Society for Gene and Cell Therapy (BSGCT)

International Working Group on Neurotransmitter Related Disorders (iNTD)