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Hans AnderssonHans C. Andersson, MD
Associate Professor of Human Genetics
Tulane Cancer Center Contributing Member

Contact Information
Phone: 504-988-5229
Address: 1430 Tulane Ave., Box SL-31, New Orleans, LA 70112-2699

Biographical Narrative

Dr. Andersson received his B.S. in Music and Psychology from Tulane in 1978 and received his M.D. from Tulane in 1984. He completed his residency in Pediatrics at the Tulane School of Medicine in 1987. Dr. Andersson also did a fellowship from 1987-1991 at the Hayward Genetics Center and was promoted to Associate Professor in 2000. Dr. Andersson's research focuses on lysosomal storage, inborn errors and medical genetic test reporting.

Selected Publications
Andersson HC, Kohn AD, Gahl WA, Kohn LD. Photoaffinity labeling of lysosomal membrane proteins with [125I]diiodotyrosine, a system h ligand. Biochem Mol Med Jun; 55(1):71-3 (1995)

Napoleone RM, Varela M, Andersson HC. Complex congenital heart malformations in mosaic tetrasomy 8p: a case report and literature report. Am J Med Genet 73(3): 330-3. (1997)

Andersson HC, Shapira E. Biochemical and clinical response to hydroxocobalamin versus cyanocobalamin treatment in cblC - methylmalonicacidemia/homocystinuira. J Ped 132(1): 121-4. (1998)

Andersson HC, Frentz J, Martinez JE, Tuck-Muller CM, Bellizaire J. Adrenal Insufficiency inSmith-Lemli-Opitz Syndrome. Am J Med Genet 82: 382-4. (1999)

Andersson HC, Marble M, Shapira E. Long-term outcome in combined methylmalonic acidemia andhomocystinuria (cblC). Gen In Med 1: 146-150. (1999)

Charrow J, Grabowski G, Andersson HC, Kaplan P, Kolodny EH, et al. The Gaucher registry: demographics and disease characteristics of 1,698 patients with Gaucher Disease. Arch Intern Med 160: 2835-2843. (2000)

Krousel-Wood M, Andersson HC, Rice J, Jackson KE, Rosner E, Lubin IM. Physicians' perceived usefulness of and satisfaction with test reports for cystic fibrosis (Delta-F 508) and Factor V Leiden. Gen in Med 5(3): 166-171 (2003)

Charrow J, Grabowski G, Andersson HC, Kaplan P, Kolodny EH, Mistry P, Pastores G, Prakash-Cheng A, Rosenbloom B, Scott RC, Wappner RS, Weinreb NJ. Enzyme replacement therapy and monitoring for children with type 1 Gaucher disease: Consensus monitoring. J Pediatr 144(1): 112-120 (2004)


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