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Below are articles published in medical journals that have resulted from TSF-funded research


Epidemiology of myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein antibody-associated disease: a review of prevalence and incidence worldwide
Jyh Yung Hor and Kazuo Fujihara
Frontiers in Neurology – September 2023
Basic CSF parameters and MRZ reaction help in differentiating MOG antibody-associated autoimmune disease versus multiple sclerosis
Benjamin Vlad, Ina Reichen, Stephan Neidhart, Marc Hilty, Dimitra Lekaditi, Christine Heuer, Amanda Eisele, Mario Ziegler, Markus Reindl, Andreas Lutterotti, Axel Regeniter and Ilijas Jelcic
Frontiers in Neurology – September 2023
Transverse myelitis in myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein antibody-associated disease
Elena Grebenciucova, Gina S. Perez Giraldo and Natalia Gonzalez Caldito
Frontiers in Neurology – July 2023
Pathology of myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein antibody-associated disease: a comparison with multiple sclerosis and aquaporin 4 antibody-positive neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorders
Yoshiki Takai, Tatsuro Misu, Kazuo Fujihara and Masashi Aoki
Frontiers in NeurologyJuly 2023
Two case reports and a systematic review of the literature on adult cerebral cortical encephalitis with anti-myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein antibody
Xu M. Hui, Ma Chi, Ming Dong, Liu Yue and Wang Xu
Frontiers in Immunology – July 2023
High level of agreement in a fixed vs. live cell-based assay for antibodies to myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein in a real-world clinical laboratory setting
Tammy L. Smith, Thomas R. Haven, Lauren M. Zuromski, Kyphuong Luong, Stacey L. Clardy and Lisa K. Peterson
Frontiers in Neurology – July 2023
Investigating the association between neoplasms and MOG antibody-associated disease
Milena Trentinaglia, Alessandro Dinoto, Sara Carta, Vanessa Chiodega, Sergio Ferrari, Vincenzo Andreone, Giorgia Teresa Maniscalco and Sara Mariotto
Frontiers in Neurology – June 2023
Pediatric myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein antibody-associated disease in southern China: analysis of 93 cases
Xiaojing Li, Wenlin Wu, Chi Hou, Yiru Zeng, Wenxiao Wu, Lianfeng Chen, Yinting Liao, Haixia Zhu, Yang Tian, Bingwei Peng, Kelu Zheng, Kaili Shi, Ying Li, Yuanyuan Gao, Yani Zhang, Haisheng Lin and Wen-Xiong Chen
Frontiers in Immunology – June 2023
Helicobacter pylori infection may influence prevalence and disease course in myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein antibody associated disorder (MOGAD) similar to MS but not AQP4-IgG associated NMOSD
Chaithra Malli, Lekha Pandit, Anita D’Cunha and Akshatha Sudhir
Frontiers in ImmunologyMay 2023
Understanding the employment impact of neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder in the USA: Mixed methods
Farrah Mateen and Cristina Trápaga Hacker
Frontiers in NeurologyMarch 2023
Therapeutic response in pediatric neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder
Raffaella Pizzolato Umeton, Michael Waltz, Gregory S. Aaen, Leslie Benson, Mark Gorman, Manu Goyal, Jennifer S. Graves, Yolanda Harris, Lauren Krupp, Timothy E. Lotze, Nikita M. Shukla, Soe Mar, Jayne Ness, Mary Rensel, Teri Schreiner, Jan-Mendelt Tillema, Shelly Roalstad, Moses Rodriguez, John Rose, Emmanuelle Waubant, Bianca Weinstock-Guttman, Charles Casper, Tanuja Chitnis, on behalf of the US Network of Pediatric MS Centers
NeurologyFebruary 2023
Pathophysiology of myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein antibody disease
Osman Corbali and Tanuja Chitnis
Frontiers in NeurologyFebruary 2023
Retinal structural and microvascular changes in myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein antibody disease and neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder: An OCT/OCTA study
Yanlin Lang, William Robert Kwapong, Lingyao Kong, Ziyan Shi, Xiaofei Wang, Qin Du, Bo Wu, Hongyu Zhou
Frontiers in NeurologyJanuary 2023
Volumetric brain changes in MOGAD: A cross-sectional and longitudinal comparative analysis
Itay Lotan, Thibo Billiet, Annemie Ribbens, Wim Van Hecke, Benny Huang, Ilya Kister and Eyal Lotan
Multiple Sclerosis and Related DisordersJanuary 2023


Treatment outcomes of first-ever episode of severe optic neuritis
Kristin Galetta, Sophia Ryan, Giovanna Manzano, Lori B. Chibnik, Denis Balaban, Sashank Prasad, Bart K. Chwalisz, Andrea Salazar-Camelo, Sarah Conway, Michael Levy and Marcelo Matiello
Multiple Sclerosis and Related DisordersOctober 2022
A point-of-care diagnostic test for aquaporin-4 antibody seropositive neuromyelitis optica
Dylan R. Rice, Shuhei Nishiyama, Santiago Pardo, Ana M. Cabal Herrera, Michael Levy and Farrah Mateen
Multiple Sclerosis and Related DisordersApril 2022


Clostridium bolteae is elevated in neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder in India and shares sequence similarity with AQP4
Lekha Pandit, Laura M Cox, Chaithra Malli, Anitha D’Cunha, Timothy Rooney, Hrishikesh Lokhande, Valerie Willocq, Shrishti Saxena and Tanuja Chitnis
Neurology: Neuroimmunology & NeuroinflammationJanuary 2021


Neuromyelitis optica testing and treatment: Availability and affordability in 60 countries
Kathryn Holroyd, Andre Vogel, Kat Lynch, Brittany Gazdag, Matthew Voghel, Nicholas Alakel, Bryan N. Patenaude, Horacio Chiong-Rivero and Farrah J. Mateen
Multiple Sclerosis and Related DisordersAugust 2019


Induction of myelinating oligodendrocytes in human cortical spheroids
Mayur Madhavan, Zachary S. Nevin, H. Elizabeth Shick, Eric Garrison, Cheryl Clarkson-Paredes, Molly Karl, Benjamin L.L. Clayton, Daniel C. Factor, Kevin C. Allan, Lilianne Barbar, Tanya Jain, Panagiotis Douvaras, Valentina Fossati, Robert H. Miller and Paul J. Tesar
Nature Methods
September 2018

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