Merrill Benson

  • 12708 Citations
  • 59 h-Index
1961 …2019
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Prealbumin Medicine & Life Sciences
Amyloidosis Medicine & Life Sciences
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Familial Amyloidosis Medicine & Life Sciences
Serum Amyloid A Protein Medicine & Life Sciences
Amyloidogenic Proteins Medicine & Life Sciences
Mutation Medicine & Life Sciences
Polyneuropathies Medicine & Life Sciences

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NIH Grants 1976 2015

Amyloidosis
Familial Amyloidosis
Immunoglobulin Light Chains
Posters
Financial Management

Reactive (AA)Amyloidosis

Benson, M.

National Institutes of Health

1/1/1112/31/14

Project: Research project

Amyloidosis
Serum Amyloid A Protein
Amyloid
Chronic Disease
Cryopyrin-Associated Periodic Syndromes
Amyloidosis
Amyloid
Immunoglobulin Light Chains
Proteins
Light
Protein S
Amyloid
Alzheimer Disease
Mutation
Amyloid beta-Protein Precursor

Publications 1961 2019

A cell-based high-throughput screening method to directly examine transthyretin amyloid fibril formation at neutral pH

Ueda, M., Okada, M., Mizuguchi, M., Kluve-Beckerman, B., Kanenawa, K., Isoguchi, A., Misumi, Y., Tasaki, M., Ueda, A., Kanai, A., Sasaki, R., Masuda, T., Inoue, Y., Nomura, T., Shinriki, S., Shuto, X. T., Kai, H., Yamashita, T., Matsui, H., Benson, M. & 1 others, Ando, Y., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 294, 29, p. 11259-11275 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
High-Throughput Screening Assays
Prealbumin
Amyloid
Screening
Throughput

ALECT2 and NASH

Cummings, O., Dasgupta, N. & Benson, M., Mar 29 2019, In : Amyloid. 26, sup1, p. 158-159 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

A pair of peptides inhibits seeding of the hormone transporter transthyretin into amyloid fibrils

Saelices, L., Nguyen, B. A., Chung, K., Wang, Y., Ortega, A., Lee, J. H., Coelho, T., Bijzet, J., Benson, M. & Eisenberg, D. S., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 294, 15, p. 6130-6141 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Prealbumin
Amyloid
Hormones
Peptides
Familial Amyloidosis

A transgenic mouse model reproduces human hereditary systemic amyloidosis

Chabert, M., Rousset, X., Colombat, M., Lacasa, M., Kakanakou, H., Bourderioux, M., Brousset, P., Burlet-Schiltz, O., Liepnieks, J. J., Kluve-Beckerman, B., Lambert, G., Châtelet, F. P., Benson, M. & Kalopissis, A. D., Jan 1 2019, In : Kidney international.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Familial Amyloidosis
Transgenic Mice
Amyloidosis
Amyloid
Amyloidogenic Proteins

Inotersen (transthyretin-specific antisense oligonucleotide) for treatment of transthyretin amyloidosis

Benson, M., Dasgupta, N. & Monia, B. P., Feb 1 2019, In : Neurodegenerative disease management. 9, 1, p. 25-30 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prealbumin
Antisense Oligonucleotides
Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
Familial Amyloidosis
Quality of Life