mitochondrial diseases
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Faculty & Staff

Salvatore Dimauro, MD

Director Emeritus, H. Houston Merritt Clinical Research Center for Muscular Dystrophy and Related Diseases
Lucy G. Moses Professor of Neurology

Michio Hirano, MD

Medical Director
Professor of Neurology

Mahesh Mansukhani, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology

Ali Naini, PhD

Director, Laboratory of Metabolic and Mitochondrial Diseases
Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology and Cell Biology
Department of Pathology and Cell Biology

Eric Schon, PhD

Lewis P. Rowland Professor of Neurology (in Genetics and Development)

Kurenai Tanji, MD, PhD

Professor of Clinical Pathology
  • Clinical Research for mitochondrial encephalomyopathies including biochemistry, morphology, and genetics.

  • Surgical neuropathology service, Neuromuscular diagnostic service, and Brain autopsy service

Peter L. Nagy, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology

Hasan Orhan Akman, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

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