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John Carl Morris, MD

Harvey A. and Dorismae Hacker Friedman Professor of Neurology
Professor, Pathology and Immunology
Director, Center for Aging
Director, Memory and Aging Project
Director, Alzheimer's Disease Research Center

Specialty Areas

Neurology - Adult
Memory Disorders and Diagnosis
Alzheimer's Disease
Dementia

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Neurology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Referral Information

Referred by Self or Referring Physician

Areas of Clinical Interest

Alzheimer's disease, dementia, geriatric neurology, neurodegenerative diseases, mild cognitive impairment, aging, cognitive function

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Memory Diagnostic Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 6
Office Phone: (314) 286-1967
Fax: (314) 286-1985
Email: morrisj@neuro.wustl.edu

Education

Education

Fellowship: Neuropharmacology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1985
Residency: Neuropathology, Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio 1982
Chief Residency: Neurology, Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio 1981
Residency: Internal Medicine, Akron General Medical Center, Akron, Ohio 1979
Medical Degree: University Of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 1974
B.A.: Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, Ohio 1970

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Longitudinal measurement and hierarchical classification framework for the prediction of Alzheimer's disease.
Huang M, Yang W, Feng Q, Chen W, Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative.
Sci Rep. 2017 Jan 12; 739880. doi: 10.1038/srep39880.

PMID:
    28079104
    [PubMed - in process]
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Multimodal characterization of older APOE2 carriers reveals selective reduction of amyloid load.
Grothe MJ, Villeneuve S, Dyrba M, Bartrés-Faz D, Wirth M, Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative.
Neurology. 2017 Jan 6; pii: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000003585. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000003585.

PMID:
    28062720
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Safety and pharmacokinetics of cabazitaxel in patients with hepatic impairment: a phase I dose-escalation study.
Sarantopoulos J, Mita AC, He A, Wade JL, Hsueh CT, Morris JC, Lockhart AC, Quinn DI, Hwang J, Mier J, Zhang W, Wack C, Yin J, Clot PF, Rixe O
Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 2017 Jan 5; doi: 10.1007/s00280-016-3210-8.

PMID:
    28058445
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Evaluation of substituted ebselen derivatives as potential trypanocidal agents.
Gordhan HM, Patrick SL, Swasy MI, Hackler AL, Anayee M, Golden JE, Morris JC, Whitehead DC
Bioorg Med Chem Lett. 2017 Feb 1; 27(3)537-541. doi: 10.1016/j.bmcl.2016.12.021.

PMID:
    28043795
    [PubMed - in process]
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Pharmacology of Modulators of Alternative Splicing.
Bates DO, Morris JC, Oltean S, Donaldson LF
Pharmacol Rev. 2017 Jan; 69(1)63-79. doi: 10.1124/pr.115.011239.

PMID:
    28034912
    [PubMed - in process]
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Association of Functional Impairments and Co-Morbid Conditions with Driving Performance among Cognitively Normal Older Adults.
Carr DB, Barco PP, Babulal GM, Stout SH, Johnson AM, Xiong C, Morris JC, Roe CM
PLoS One. 2016 Dec 22; 11(12)e0167751. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0167751.

PMID:
    28005921
    [PubMed - in process]
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Creating a driving profile for older adults using GPS devices and naturalistic driving methodology.
Babulal GM, Traub CM, Webb M, Stout SH, Addison A, Carr DB, Ott BR, Morris JC, Roe CM
F1000Res. 2016 Sep 26; 52376.

PMID:
    27990264
    [PubMed]
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Associations Between β-Amyloid Kinetics and the β-Amyloid Diurnal Pattern in the Central Nervous System.
Lucey BP, Mawuenyega KG, Patterson BW, Elbert DL, Ovod V, Kasten T, Morris JC, Bateman RJ
JAMA Neurol. 2016 Dec 19; doi: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2016.4202.

PMID:
    27992627
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Rho GTPases: Anti- or pro-neoplastic targets?
Zandvakili I, Lin Y, Morris JC, Zheng Y
Oncogene. 2016 Dec 19; doi: 10.1038/onc.2016.473.

PMID:
    27991930
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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In vivo Detection of Microstructural Correlates of Brain Pathology in Preclinical and Early Alzheimer Disease with Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
Zhao Y, Raichle ME, Wen J, Benzinger TL, Fagan AM, Hassenstab J, Vlassenko AG, Luo J, Cairns NJ, Christensen JJ, Morris JC, Yablonskiy DA
Neuroimage. 2016 Dec 15; pii: S1053-8119(16)30749-2. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2016.12.026.

PMID:
    27989773
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Early changes in CSF sTREM2 in dominantly inherited Alzheimer's disease occur after amyloid deposition and neuronal injury.
Suárez-Calvet M, Araque Caballero MÁ, Kleinberger G, Bateman RJ, Fagan AM, Morris JC, Levin J, Danek A, Ewers M, Haass C, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network.
Sci Transl Med. 2016 Dec 14; 8(369)369ra178.

PMID:
    27974666
    [PubMed - in process]
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The Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative 3: Continued innovation for clinical trial improvement.
Weiner MW, Veitch DP, Aisen PS, Beckett LA, Cairns NJ, Green RC, Harvey D, Jack CR Jr, Jagust W, Morris JC, Petersen RC, Salazar J, Saykin AJ, Shaw LM, Toga AW, Trojanowski JQ, Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative.
Alzheimers Dement. 2016 Dec 5; pii: S1552-5260(16)33072-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jalz.2016.10.006.

PMID:
    27931796
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Latent structure of cognitive performance in the adult children study.
Head D, Allison S, Lucena N, Hassenstab J, Morris JC
J Clin Exp Neuropsychol. 2016 Nov 20; 1-16.

PMID:
    27868476
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Genetic Comparison of Symptomatic and Asymptomatic Persons With Alzheimer Disease Neuropathology.
Monsell SE, Mock C, Fardo DW, Bertelsen S, Cairns NJ, Roe CM, Ellingson SR, Morris JC, Goate AM, Kukull WA
Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord. 2016 Nov 15;

PMID:
    27849641
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The phosphorylated form of FTY720 activates PP2A, represses inflammation and is devoid of S1P agonism in A549 lung epithelial cells.
Rahman MM, Prünte L, Lebender LF, Patel BS, Gelissen I, Hansbro PM, Morris JC, Clark AR, Verrills NM, Ammit AJ
Sci Rep. 2016 Nov 16; 637297. doi: 10.1038/srep37297.

PMID:
    27849062
    [PubMed - in process]
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Chitinase-3-like 1 protein (CHI3L1) locus influences cerebrospinal fluid levels of YKL-40.
Deming Y, Black K, Carrell D, Cai Y, Del-Aguila JL, Fernandez MV, Budde J, Ma S, Saef B, Howells B, Bertelsen S, Huang KL, Sutphen CL, Tarawneh R, Fagan AM, Holtzman DM, Morris JC, Goate AM, Dougherty JD, Cruchaga C
BMC Neurol. 2016 Nov 10; 16(1)217.

PMID:
    27832767
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Asymptomatic Alzheimer disease: Defining resilience.
Hohman TJ, McLaren DG, Mormino EC, Gifford KA, Libon DJ, Jefferson AL, Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative.
Neurology. 2016 Dec 6; 87(23)2443-2450.

PMID:
    27815399
    [PubMed - in process]
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Risk of Malignancy in Thyroid Nodules with Non-Diagnostic Fine-Needle Aspiration: A Retrospective Cohort Study.
Espinosa De Ycaza AE, Lowe KM, Dean DS, Castro MR, Fatourechi V, Ryder M, Morris JC, Stan MN
Thyroid. 2016 Nov; 26(11)1598-1604.

PMID:
    27549368
    [PubMed - in process]
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Human Central Nervous System (CNS) ApoE Isoforms Are Increased by Age, Differentially Altered by Amyloidosis, and Relative Amounts Reversed in the CNS Compared with Plasma.
Baker-Nigh AT, Mawuenyega KG, Bollinger JG, Ovod V, Kasten T, Franklin EE, Liao F, Jiang H, Holtzman D, Cairns NJ, Morris JC, Bateman RJ
J Biol Chem. 2016 Dec 30; 291(53)27204-27218. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M116.721779.

PMID:
    27793990
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Clinical, imaging, pathological, and biochemical characterization of a novel presenilin 1 mutation (N135Y) causing Alzheimer's disease.
Natelson Love M, Clark DG, Cochran JN, Den Beste KA, Geldmacher DS, Benzinger TL, Gordon BA, Morris JC, Bateman RJ, Roberson ED
Neurobiol Aging. 2017 Jan; 49216.e7-216.e13. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2016.09.020.

PMID:
    27793474
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