Education

Medical School UT Southwestern Medical Center (1999)
Residency UT Medical Branch (2001), General Surgery
Residency UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (2006), Pathology
Fellowship UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (2008), Neuropathology

Research Interest

  • Pediatric and adult neuromuscular disease
  • Frontotemporal dementia
  • Huntington disease
  • Multiple sclerosis

Publications

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Dantrolene is neuroprotective in Huntingtons disease transgenic mouse model.
Chen X, Wu J, Lvovskaya S, Herndon E, Supnet C, Bezprozvanny I Molecular neurodegeneration 2011 Nov 6 1 81
Lymph node-derived donor encephalitogenic CD4+ T cells in C57BL/6 mice adoptive transfer experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis highly express GM-CSF and T-bet.
Cravens PD, Hussain RZ, Zacharias TE, Ben LH, Herndon E, Vinnakota R, Lambracht-Washington D, Nessler S, Zamvil SS, Eagar TN, Stüve O J Neuroinflammation 2011 8 73
Deranged calcium signaling and neurodegeneration in spinocerebellar ataxia type 2.
Liu J, Tang TS, Tu H, Nelson O, Herndon E, Huynh DP, Pulst SM, Bezprozvanny I J. Neurosci. 2009 Jul 29 29 9148-62
Neuroanatomic profile of polyglutamine immunoreactivity in Huntington disease brains.
Herndon ES, Hladik CL, Shang P, Burns DK, Raisanen J, White CL J. Neuropathol. Exp. Neurol. 2009 Mar 68 3 250-61
Acid increases MAPK-mediated proliferation in Barrett's esophageal adenocarcinoma cells via intracellular acidification through a Cl-/HCO3- exchanger.
Sarosi GA, Jaiswal K, Herndon E, Lopez-Guzman C, Spechler SJ, Souza RF Am. J. Physiol. Gastrointest. Liver Physiol. 2005 Dec 289 6 G991-7

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Association of Neuropathologists
  • American Society for Clinical Pathology