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Andrew Findlay, MD

Instructor, Neurology

Specialty Areas

Neuromuscular Disease
Muscle Disorders
Muscular Dystrophy

Board Certifications

Neurology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Neuromuscular diseases, muscular dystrophy, muscle and nerve disorders

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

Center for Advanced Medicine
Neuroscience Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 6
Office Phone: 314-362-6981
Fax: 314-747-3752

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
McMillan Building

517 S. Euclid Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63110

Floor: Lower Level
Office Phone: 314-362-6981
Fax: 314-747-3752

Education

Education

Fellowship: Neuromuscular Medicine: Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO 2019
Residency: Neurology: Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO 2017
Medical Degree: University California Irvine, Irvine, CA 2013
Bachelor of Science: Biochemistry: University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 2007

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Lithium chloride corrects weakness and myopathology in a preclinical model of LGMD1D.
Findlay AR, Bengoechea R, Pittman SK, Chou TF, True HL, Weihl CC
Neurol Genet. 2019 Apr; 5(2)e318. doi: 10.1212/NXG.0000000000000318.

PMID:
    31123706
    [PubMed]
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Homozygous recessive MYH2 mutation mimicking dominant MYH2 associated myopathy.
Findlay AR, Harms MB, Pestronk A, Weihl CC
Neuromuscul Disord. 2018 Aug; 28(8)675-679. doi: 10.1016/j.nmd.2018.05.006.

PMID:
    29934118
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Efficient Skipping of Single Exon Duplications in DMD Patient-Derived Cell Lines Using an Antisense Oligonucleotide Approach.
Wein N, Vulin A, Findlay AR, Gumienny F, Huang N, Wilton SD, Flanigan KM
J Neuromuscul Dis. 2017; 4(3)199-207. doi: 10.3233/JND-170233.

PMID:
    28869484
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The first exon duplication mouse model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy: A tool for therapeutic development.
Vulin A, Wein N, Simmons TR, Rutherford AM, Findlay AR, Yurkoski JA, Kaminoh Y, Flanigan KM
Neuromuscul Disord. 2015 Nov; 25(11)827-34. doi: 10.1016/j.nmd.2015.08.005.

PMID:
    26365037
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Carpal tunnel syndrome following an electrical injury in a child.
Anand S, Findlay AR, Anand G
BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Mar 2; 2015pii: bcr2014208092. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2014-208092.

PMID:
    25733087
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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An overview of polymyositis and dermatomyositis.
Findlay AR, Goyal NA, Mozaffar T
Muscle Nerve. 2015 May; 51(5)638-56. doi: 10.1002/mus.24566.

PMID:
    25641317
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Clinical phenotypes as predictors of the outcome of skipping around DMD exon 45.
Findlay AR, Wein N, Kaminoh Y, Taylor LE, Dunn DM, Mendell JR, King WM, Pestronk A, Florence JM, Mathews KD, Finkel RS, Swoboda KJ, Howard MT, Day JW, McDonald C, Nicolas A, Le Rumeur E, Weiss RB, Flanigan KM, United Dystrophinopathy Project.
Ann Neurol. 2015 Apr; 77(4)668-74. doi: 10.1002/ana.24365.

PMID:
    25612243
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Exome sequencing identifies a DNAJB6 mutation in a family with dominantly-inherited limb-girdle muscular dystrophy.
Couthouis J, Raphael AR, Siskind C, Findlay AR, Buenrostro JD, Greenleaf WJ, Vogel H, Day JW, Flanigan KM, Gitler AD
Neuromuscul Disord. 2014 May; 24(5)431-5. doi: 10.1016/j.nmd.2014.01.014.

PMID:
    24594375
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The ZZ domain of dystrophin in DMD: making sense of missense mutations.
Vulin A, Wein N, Strandjord DM, Johnson EK, Findlay AR, Maiti B, Howard MT, Kaminoh YJ, Taylor LE, Simmons TR, Ray WC, Montanaro F, Ervasti JM, Flanigan KM
Hum Mutat. 2014 Feb; 35(2)257-64. doi: 10.1002/humu.22479.

PMID:
    24302611
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Camptocormia as a late presentation in a manifesting carrier of duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Findlay AR, Lewis S, Sahenk Z, Flanigan KM
Muscle Nerve. 2013 Jan; 47(1)124-7. doi: 10.1002/mus.23497.

PMID:
    23169483
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Mechanisms of muscle degeneration, muscular dystrophy, sarcopenia, cachexia and development of therapies for muscle disorders