Key Publications

Pathmanandavel K, Starling J, Merheb V, Ramanathan S, Sinmaz S, Dale RC, Brilot F (2015) Antibodies to surface dopamine-2 receptor and N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor in the first episode of acute psychosis in children. Biological Psychiatry 77:537-547

Dale RC, Tantsis EM, Merheb V, Kumaran RY, Sinmaz N, Pathmanandavel K, Ramanathan S, Booth DR, Wienholt LA, Prelog K, Clark DR, Guillemin GJ, Lim CK, Mathey EK, Brilot F (2014) Antibodies to MOG have a demyelination phenotype and affect oligodendrocyte cytoskeleton. Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflammation 1(1):e12

Mohammad SS, Sinclair K, Pillai S, Merheb V, Aumann TD, Gill D, Dale RC, Brilot F. (2014) Herpes simplex encephalitis relapse with chorea is associated with autoantibodies to N-Methyl-D-aspartate receptor or dopamine-2 receptor. Mov Disord 29(1):117-22

Ramanathan S, Reddel SW, Henderson A, Parratt JD, Barnett M, Gatt PN, Merheb V, Kumaran RY, Pathmanandavel K, Sinmaz N, Ghadiri M, Yiannikas C, Vucic S, Stewart G, Bleasel AF, Booth D, Fung VS, Dale RC, Brilot F (2014) Antibodies to myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein in bilateral and recurrent optic neuritis Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm 1(4):e40

Dale RC, Brilot F, Duffy LV, Twilt M, Waldman AT, Narula, S Muscal E, Deiva K, Andersen E, Eyre MR, Eleftheriou D, Brogan PA, Kneen R, Alper G, Anlar B, Wassmer E, Heineman K, Hemingway C, Riney CJ, Kornberg A, Tardieu M, Stocco A, Banwell B, Gorman MP, Benseler SM, and Lim M (2014) Utility and safety of rituximab in pediatric autoimmune and inflammatory CNS disease. Neurology 83(2): 142-150

Mohammad SS, Fung VS, Grattan-Smith P, Gill D, Pillai S, Ramanathan S, Brilot F, Dale RC (2014) Movement disorders in children with anti-NMDAR encephalitis and other autoimmune encephalopathies Mov Disord 29(12): 1539

Pillai S, Tantsis E, Prelog K, Ramanathan S, Webster R, Ouvrier RA, Kesson A, Brilot F, Dale RC (2014) Confirmed enterovirus encephalitis with associated steroid-responsive acute disseminated encephalomyelitis: An overlapping infection and inflammation syndrome Eur J Paediatr Neurol  doi: 10.1016/j.ejpn.2014.12.015

Suleiman J, Brilot F, Bethan L, Vincent A, Dale RC (2013) Autoimmune epilepsy in children: case series and proposed guidelines for identification. Epilepsia 54(6):1036-45

Dale RC, Pillai S, Brilot F (2013) Cerebrospinal fluid CD19+ B cell expansion in NMDAR encephalitis. Dev Med Child Neurol (2013) 55(2): 191-193

Tantsis EM, Prelog K, Brilot F, Dale RC (2013) Risk of Multiple Sclerosis after a first demyelinating syndrome in an Australian Paediatric Cohort: Clinical, radiological features and application of the McDonald 2010 MRI criteria. Mult Scler 19(13):1749-59