Education

Medical School University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (1952)
Internship University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers (1953), Internal Medicine
Residency University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers (1954), Internal Medicine
Residency University of Pennsylvania (1957), Internal Medicine
Fellowship University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (1959), Rheumatology
Fellowship University of Glasgow (1961), Genetics

Research Interest

  • Human Genetics
  • Internal Medicine
  • Mammalian Cell Regulatory Mechanisms
  • Somatic Cell Genetics

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Maple Syrup Urine Disease: Clinical and BIochemical Perspectives
David T. Chuang, Jacinta L. Chuang, and Rody P. Cox Molecular and Genetic Basis of Neurologic Diseases 2003
Identification of the alpha aminoadipic semialdehyde synthase gene, which is defective in familial hyperlysinemia
Sacksteder, KA, et al. Am J Hum Genet 2000 66 1736-1743
Characterization of the gene encoding alpha-aminoadipic semialdehyde synthase
Sacksteder KA et al. Am J Hum Genet 1999 65 (suppl) 429A
Impaired assembly of E1 decarboxylaseof the branched-chain alpha-ketoacid dehydrogenase complex in type 1A maple syrup urine disease
Wynn RM et al. J Biol Chem 1998 273 13110-13118
Molecular genetic basis of TYpe II maple syrup urine disease. Novel splicing errors caused by deletionsof internal intronic segments in E2 gene and correlations with thiamine-responsive phenotype
Chuang JL, Cox RP, Chuang DT J Clin Invest 1977 100 736-744

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Clinical and Climatological Association
  • American Society for Clinical Investibation
  • American Society for Human Genetics
  • Association of American Physicians
  • Interurban Clinical Club