Cure MSA

Country specific patient information

Tel Aviv

Principal Investigators:

Prof. Nir Giladi
Neurological Institute
Tel Aviv Medical Center
6 Weizmann Street,
64239 Tel Aviv, Israel

Dr. Tanya Gurevich
Department of Neurology
Movement Disorders Unit
Tel Aviv Medical Center
64239 Tel-Aviv, Israel


Expertise of the participating organization:

The Department of Neurology and its Movement Disorders Unit at Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center has a long term involvement in the clinical assessment and the medical treatment of patients suffering from Multiple System Atrophy (MSA) and other patients with parkinsonism.

Recent publications which are relevant to the EMSA-SG:

Shihman B, Giladi N, Bleiberg M, Rosenberg A, Korczyn AD, Gurevich T. Elevated titers of anti-thyroperoxidase antibodies in patients with multiple system atrophy: a pilot study. Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2013;115:2348-2350.


Balas M, Balash Y, Giladi N, Gurevich T. Cognition in multiple system atrophy: neuropsychological profile and interaction with mood. J Neural Transm (Vienna) 2010;117:369-375.


Rosner S, Giladi N, Orr-Urtreger A. Advances in the genetics of Parkinson's disease. Acta Pharmacol Sin 2008; 29: 21-34.


Giladi N, Boroojerdi B, Korczyn AD, Burn DJ, Clarke CE, Schapira AH. Rotigotine transdermal patch in early Parkinson's disease: a randomized, double-blind, controlled study versus placebo and ropinirole. Mov Disord 2007; 22: 2398-404.


Merims D, Giladi N. Dopamine dysregulation syndrome, addiction and behavioral changes in Parkinson's disease. Parkinsonism Relat Disord 2007.


Gurevich T, Gur AY, Bornstein NM, Giladi N, Korczyn AD. Cerebral vasomotor reactivity in Parkinson's disease, multiple system atrophy and pure autonomic failure. J Neurol Sci 2006; 243: 57-60.


Benbunan BR, Korczyn AD, Giladi N. Parkin mutation associated parkinsonism and cognitive decline, comparison to early onset Parkinson's disease. J Neural Transm 2004; 111: 47-57. 


Gurevich TY, Groozman GB, Giladi N, Drory VE, Hausdorff JM, Korczyn AD. R-R interval variation in Parkinson's disease and multiple system atrophy. Acta Neurol Scand 2004; 109: 276-9. 


Gilad R, Giladi N, Korczyn AD, Gurevich T, Sadeh M. Quantitative anal sphincter EMG in multisystem atrophy and 100 controls. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 2001; 71: 596-9.