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Tammie Benzinger, MD, PhD

Professor of Radiology
Division, Diagnostic Radiology
Section, Neuroradiology

Specialty Areas

Radiology
Neuroradiology
Diagnostic Radiology

Board Certifications

Diagnostic Radiology
Neuroradiology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Neuroradiology

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Center for Advanced Medicine - South County

5201 Midamerica Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63129

Education

Education

Fellowship: Neuroradiology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2006
Residency: Diagnostic Radiology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2005
Medical Degree: University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 2000
Ph.D.: Pathology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 1998
B.A.: Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts 1993

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Effect of apolipoprotein E4 on clinical, neuroimaging, and biomarker measures in noncarrier participants in the Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network.
Bussy A, Snider BJ, Coble D, Xiong C, Fagan AM, Cruchaga C, Benzinger TLS, Gordon BA, Hassenstab J, Bateman RJ, Morris JC, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network.
Neurobiol Aging. 2018 Oct 13; 7542-50. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2018.10.011.

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    30530186
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Examining the Complicated Relationship Between Depressive Symptoms and Cognitive Impairment in Preclinical Alzheimer Disease.
Javaherian K, Newman BM, Weng H, Hassenstab J, Xiong C, Coble D, Fagan AM, Benzinger T, Morris JC
Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord. 2018 Nov 26; doi: 10.1097/WAD.0000000000000284.

PMID:
    30489279
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The relevance of cerebrospinal fluid α-synuclein levels to sporadic and familial Alzheimer's disease.
Twohig D, Rodriguez-Vieitez E, Sando SB, Berge G, Lauridsen C, Møller I, Grøntvedt GR, Bråthen G, Patra K, Bu G, Benzinger TLS, Karch CM, Fagan A, Morris JC, Bateman RJ, Nordberg A, White LR, Nielsen HM, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network (DIAN).
Acta Neuropathol Commun. 2018 Nov 26; 6(1)130. doi: 10.1186/s40478-018-0624-z.

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    30477568
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Utility of perfusion PET measures to assess neuronal injury in Alzheimer's disease.
Joseph-Mathurin N, Su Y, Blazey TM, Jasielec M, Vlassenko A, Friedrichsen K, Gordon BA, Hornbeck RC, Cash L, Ances BM, Veale T, Cash DM, Brickman AM, Buckles V, Cairns NJ, Cruchaga C, Goate A, Jack CR Jr, Karch C, Klunk W, Koeppe RA, Marcus DS, Mayeux R, McDade E, Noble JM, Ringman J, Saykin AJ, Thompson PM, Xiong C, Morris JC, Bateman RJ, Benzinger TLS, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network.
Alzheimers Dement (Amst). 2018; 10669-677. doi: 10.1016/j.dadm.2018.08.012.

PMID:
    30417072
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Depression and Alzheimer's Disease Biomarkers Predict Driving Decline.
Babulal GM, Chen S, Williams MM, Trani JF, Bakhshi P, Chao GL, Stout SH, Fagan AM, Benzinger TLS, Holtzman DM, Morris JC, Roe CM
J Alzheimers Dis. 2018; 66(3)1213-1221. doi: 10.3233/JAD-180564.

PMID:
    30400098
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Incident cognitive impairment: longitudinal changes in molecular, structural and cognitive biomarkers.
Roe CM, Ances BM, Head D, Babulal GM, Stout SH, Grant EA, Hassenstab J, Xiong C, Holtzman DM, Benzinger TLS, Schindler SE, Fagan AM, Morris JC
Brain. 2018 Nov 1; 141(11)3233-3248. doi: 10.1093/brain/awy244.

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    30304397
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Widespread distribution of tauopathy in preclinical Alzheimer's disease.
Schultz SA, Gordon BA, Mishra S, Su Y, Perrin RJ, Cairns NJ, Morris JC, Ances BM, Benzinger TLS
Neurobiol Aging. 2018 Dec; 72177-185. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2018.08.022.

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    30292840
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Relationship between physical activity, cognition, and Alzheimer pathology in autosomal dominant Alzheimer's disease.
Müller S, Preische O, Sohrabi HR, Gräber S, Jucker M, Ringman JM, Martins RN, McDade E, Schofield PR, Ghetti B, Rossor M, Fox NN, Graff-Radford NR, Levin J, Danek A, Vöglein J, Salloway S, Xiong C, Benzinger T, Buckles V, Masters CL, Sperling R, Bateman RJ, Morris JC, Laske C, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network (DIAN).
Alzheimers Dement. 2018 Nov; 14(11)1427-1437. doi: 10.1016/j.jalz.2018.06.3059.

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    30266303
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White matter diffusion alterations precede symptom onset in autosomal dominant Alzheimer's disease.
Araque Caballero MÁ, Suárez-Calvet M, Duering M, Franzmeier N, Benzinger T, Fagan AM, Bateman RJ, Jack CR, Levin J, Dichgans M, Jucker M, Karch C, Masters CL, Morris JC, Weiner M, Rossor M, Fox NC, Lee JH, Salloway S, Danek A, Goate A, Yakushev I, Hassenstab J, Schofield PR, Haass C, Ewers M
Brain. 2018 Oct 1; 141(10)3065-3080. doi: 10.1093/brain/awy229.

PMID:
    30239611
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Longitudinal cognitive and biomarker changes in dominantly inherited Alzheimer disease.
McDade E, Wang G, Gordon BA, Hassenstab J, Benzinger TLS, Buckles V, Fagan AM, Holtzman DM, Cairns NJ, Goate AM, Marcus DS, Morris JC, Paumier K, Xiong C, Allegri R, Berman SB, Klunk W, Noble J, Ringman J, Ghetti B, Farlow M, Sperling RA, Chhatwal J, Salloway S, Graff-Radford NR, Schofield PR, Masters C, Rossor MN, Fox NC, Levin J, Jucker M, Bateman RJ, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network.
Neurology. 2018 Oct 2; 91(14)e1295-e1306. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000006277.

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    30217935
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Influence of tau PET, amyloid PET, and hippocampal volume on cognition in Alzheimer disease.
Aschenbrenner AJ, Gordon BA, Benzinger TLS, Morris JC, Hassenstab JJ
Neurology. 2018 Aug 28; 91(9)e859-e866. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000006075.

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    30068637
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Utilizing the Centiloid scale in cross-sectional and longitudinal PiB PET studies.
Su Y, Flores S, Hornbeck RC, Speidel B, Vlassenko AG, Gordon BA, Koeppe RA, Klunk WE, Xiong C, Morris JC, Benzinger TLS
Neuroimage Clin. 2018; 19406-416. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2018.04.022.

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    30035025
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Discovery and validation of autosomal dominant Alzheimer's disease mutations.
Hsu S, Gordon BA, Hornbeck R, Norton JB, Levitch D, Louden A, Ziegemeier E, Laforce R Jr, Chhatwal J, Day GS, McDade E, Morris JC, Fagan AM, Benzinger TLS, Goate AM, Cruchaga C, Bateman RJ, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network (DIAN)., Karch CM
Alzheimers Res Ther. 2018 Jul 18; 10(1)67. doi: 10.1186/s13195-018-0392-9.

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    30021643
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Effect of BDNFVal66Met on disease markers in dominantly inherited Alzheimer's disease.
Lim YY, Hassenstab J, Goate A, Fagan AM, Benzinger TLS, Cruchaga C, McDade E, Chhatwal J, Levin J, Farlow MR, Graff-Radford NR, Laske C, Masters CL, Salloway S, Schofield P, Morris JC, Maruff P, Bateman RJ, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network.
Ann Neurol. 2018 Sep; 84(3)424-435. doi: 10.1002/ana.25299.

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    30014553
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Loss of white matter integrity reflects tau accumulation in Alzheimer disease defined regions.
Strain JF, Smith RX, Beaumont H, Roe CM, Gordon BA, Mishra S, Adeyemo B, Christensen JJ, Su Y, Morris JC, Benzinger TLS, Ances BM
Neurology. 2018 Jul 24; 91(4)e313-e318. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000005864.

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    29959265
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Integration of resting state functional MRI into clinical practice - A large single institution experience.
Leuthardt EC, Guzman G, Bandt SK, Hacker C, Vellimana AK, Limbrick D, Milchenko M, Lamontagne P, Speidel B, Roland J, Miller-Thomas M, Snyder AZ, Marcus D, Shimony J, Benzinger TLS
PLoS One. 2018; 13(6)e0198349. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0198349.

PMID:
    29933375
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Using the A/T/N Framework to Examine Driving in Preclinical AD.
Roe CM, Babulal GM, Stout SH, Ott BR, Carr DB, Williams MM, Benzinger TLS, Fagan AM, Holtzman DM, Ances BM, Morris JC
Geriatrics (Basel). 2018 Jun; 3(2)pii: 23. doi: 10.3390/geriatrics3020023.

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    29805967
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Progression of Low-Grade Glioma During Pregnancy With Subsequent Regression Postpartum Without Treatment-A Case Report.
Shah AS, Nicoletti LK, Kurtovic E, Tsien CI, Benzinger TLS, Chicoine MR
Neurosurgery. 2018 May 21; doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyy191.

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    29788426
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Cross-sectional and longitudinal atrophy is preferentially associated with tau rather than amyloid β positron emission tomography pathology.
Gordon BA, McCullough A, Mishra S, Blazey TM, Su Y, Christensen J, Dincer A, Jackson K, Hornbeck RC, Morris JC, Ances BM, Benzinger TLS
Alzheimers Dement (Amst). 2018; 10245-252. doi: 10.1016/j.dadm.2018.02.003.

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    29780869
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Tau Kinetics in Neurons and the Human Central Nervous System.
Sato C, Barthélemy NR, Mawuenyega KG, Patterson BW, Gordon BA, Jockel-Balsarotti J, Sullivan M, Crisp MJ, Kasten T, Kirmess KM, Kanaan NM, Yarasheski KE, Baker-Nigh A, Benzinger TLS, Miller TM, Karch CM, Bateman RJ
Neuron. 2018 May 16; 98(4)861-864. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2018.04.035.

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    29772204
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