William B Rizzo, MD

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1977 …2020

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1977

Immunological probes for chromatin structure

Bustin, M., Kurth, P. D., Moudrianakis, E. N., Goldblatt, D., Sperling, R. & Rizzo, W. B., 1977, In : Unknown Journal. 42, 1, p. 379-388 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Lectins as probes of chromatin structure. Binding of concanavalin A to purified rat liver chromatin

Rizzo, W. B. & Bustin, M., 1977, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 252, 20, p. 7062-7067 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations

Oogenesis in the Female Sterile (1)42 Mutant of Drosophila melanogaster

Rizzo, W. B. & King, R. C., Jun 1977, In : Journal of Morphology. 152, 3, p. 329-339 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
1982

Adrenoleukodystrophy: Effects of dietary restriction of very long chain fatty acids and of administration of carnitine and clofibrate on clinical status and plasma fatty acids

Brown, F. R., van Duyn, M. A. S., Moser, A. B., Schulman, J. D., Rizzo, W. B., Snyder, R. D., Murphy, J. V., Kamoshita, S. & Migeon, C. J., 1982, In : Johns Hopkins Medical Journal. 151, 4, p. 164-172 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Scopus citations

Use of tetrahydropterins in the treatment of hyperphenylalaninemia due to defective synthesis of tetrahydrobiopterin: Evidence that peripherally administered tetrahydropterins enter the brain

Kaufman, S., Kapatos, G., McInnes, R. R., Schulman, J. D. & Rizzo, W. B., 1982, In : Pediatrics. 70, 3, p. 376-380 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Scopus citations
1983

Liposome-mediated transfer of simian virus 40 DNA and minichromosome into mammalian cells

Rizzo, W. B., Schulman, J. D. & Mukherjee, A. B., 1983, In : Journal of General Virology. 64, 4, p. 911-919 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
13 Scopus citations

Membrane microviscosity is increased in the erythrocytes of patients with adrenoleukodystrophy and adrenomyeloneuropathy

Knazek, R. A., Rizzo, W. B., Schulman, J. D. & Dave, J. R., 1983, In : Journal of Clinical Investigation. 72, 1, p. 245-248 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
73 Scopus citations

Normal Free Dibasic Amino Acids in Breast Milk of a Woman with Cystinuria

Gahl, W. A. & Rizzo, W. B., Dec 1 1983, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 309, 22, p. 1388-1389 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Scopus citations

Tetrahydropterin therapy for hyperphenylalaninemia caused by defective synthesis of tetrahydrobiopterin

Kaufman, S., Kapatos, G., Rizzo, W. B., Schulman, J. D., Tamarkin, L. & van Loon, G. R., Sep 1983, In : Annals of Neurology. 14, 3, p. 308-315 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations
1984

Adrenoleukodystrophy: Very long-chain fatty acid metabolism in fibroblasts

Rizzo, W. B., Avigan, J., Chemke, J. & Schulman, J. D., Feb 1984, In : Neurology. 34, 2, p. 163-169 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Scopus citations

Amino Acids in Milk in Cystinuria

Allen, J. C., Neville, M. C., Seacat, J. M., Casey, C. E., Neifert, M. R., Gahl, W. A. & Rizzo, W. B., May 17 1984, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 310, 20, p. 1332-1333 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1985

Fatty Acids in Biotin Deficiency

SUCHY, SHARON. F., RIZZO, WILLIAM. B. & WOLF, BARRY., Jun 1985, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 447, 1, p. 429 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plasma and muscle free carnitine deficiency due to renal Fanconi syndrome

Bernardini, I., Rizzo, W. B., Dalakas, M. & Gahl, W. A., 1985, In : Journal of Clinical Investigation. 75, 4, p. 1124-1130 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
71 Scopus citations
1986

Adrenoleukodystrophy: Oleic acid lowers fibroblast saturated C22–26 fatty acids

Rizzo, W. B., Watkins, P. A., Phillips, M. W., Cranin, D., Campbell, B. & Avigan, J., Mar 1986, In : Neurology. 36, 3, p. 357-361 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

102 Scopus citations

Effect of biotin deficiency and supplementation on lipid metabolism in rats, saturated fatty acids

Suchy, S. F., Rizzo, W. B. & Wolf, B., 1986, In : American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 44, 4, p. 475-480 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations
1987

Adrenoleukodystrophy: Dietary oleic acid lowers hexacosanoate levels

Rizzo, W. B., Phillips, M. W., Dammann, A. L., Leshner, R. T., Jennings, S. S., Avigan, J. & Proud, V. K., Mar 1987, In : Annals of Neurology. 21, 3, p. 232-239 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

76 Scopus citations

Cysteamine Therapy for Children with Nephropathic Cystinosis

Gahl, W. A., Reed, G. F., Thoene, J. G., Schulman, J. D., Rizzo, W. B., Jonas, A. J., Denman, D. W., Schlesselman, J. J., Corden, B. J. & Schneider, J. A., Apr 16 1987, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 316, 16, p. 971-977 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

227 Scopus citations

Fatty alcohol metabolism in cultured human fibroblasts. Evidence for a fatty alcohol cycle

Rizzo, W. B., Craft, D. A., Dammann, A. L. & Phillips, M. W., 1987, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 262, 36, p. 17412-17419 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Scopus citations
1988

Oral carnitine therapy in children with cystinosis and renal Fanconi syndrome

Gahl, W. A., Bernardini, I., Dalakas, M., Rizzo, W. B., Harper, G. S., Hoeg, J. M., Hurko, O. & Bernar, J., 1988, In : Journal of Clinical Investigation. 81, 2, p. 549-560 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
31 Scopus citations
Open Access
92 Scopus citations
1989

Dietary erucic acid therapy for X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy

Rizzo, W. B., Leshner, R. T., Odone, A., Dammann, A. L., Craft, D. A., Jensen, M. E., Jennings, S. S., Davis, S., Jaitly, R. & Sgro, J. A., Nov 1989, In : Neurology. 39, 11, p. 1415-1422 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

157 Scopus citations

Sjögren-Larsson syndrome: Inherited defect in the fatty alcohol cycle

Rizzo, W. B., Dammann, A. L., Craft, D. A., Black, S. H., Tilton, A. H., Africk, D., Chaves-Carballo, E., Holmgren, G. & Jagell, S., Aug 1989, In : The Journal of Pediatrics. 115, 2, p. 228-234 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Scopus citations
1990

Fatty acid alterations and carboxylase deficiencies in the skin of biotin-deficient rats

Proud, V. K., Rizzo, W. B., Patterson, J. W., Heard, G. S. & Wolf, B., May 1990, In : American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 51, 5, p. 853-858 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Ichthyosis, Mental Retardation, and Asymptomatic Spasticity: A New Neurocutaneous Syndrome with Normal Fatty Alcohol:NAD+ Oxidoreductase Activity

Koone, M. D., Rizzo, W. B., Elias, P. M., Williams, M. L., Lightner, V. & Pinnell, S. R., Nov 1990, In : Archives of Dermatology. 126, 11, p. 1485-1490 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
Open Access
12 Scopus citations
19 Scopus citations

X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy: Biochemical and clinical efficacy of dietary erucic acid therapy

Rizzo, W. B., Leshner, R. T., Odone, A., Craft, D. A., Jennings, S. S., Jaitly, R. & Sgro, J. A., 1990, Adrenoleukodystrophy and other peroxisomal disorders. Clinical, biochemical, genetic and therapeutic aspects: proceedings of the International workshop. ICS898. Uziel, G., Wanders, R. J. A., Cappa, M., Uziel, G., Wanders, R. J. A. & Cappa, M. (eds.). Elsevier Science Publishers B.V., p. 149-162 14 p. (Adrenoleukodystrophy and other peroxisomal disorders. Clinical, biochemical, genetic and therapeutic aspects: proceedings of the International workshop. ICS898).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

14 Scopus citations
1991

Attitudes toward presymptomatic testing and prenatal diagnosis for adrenoleukodystrophy among affected families

Costakos, D., Abramson, R. K., Edwards, J. G., Rizzo, W. B. & Best, R. G., 1991, In : American journal of medical genetics. 41, 3, p. 295-300 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Clinical variation in X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy: Fatty acid and lipid metabolism in cultured fibroblasts

Boles, D. J., Craft, D. A., Padgett, D. A., Loria, R. M. & Rizzo, W. B., Feb 1991, In : Biochemical Medicine and Metabolic Biology. 45, 1, p. 74-91 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Dyggve-Melchior-Clausen syndrome with increased pipecolic acid in plasma and urine

Roesel, R. A., Carroll, J. E., Rizzo, W. B., van der Zalm, T. & Hahn, D. A., Nov 1991, In : Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease. 14, 6, p. 876-880 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations
Open Access
124 Scopus citations

Sjögren‐Larsson Syndrome: Case Reports

Levisohn, D., Dintiman, B. & Rizzo, W. B., Sep 1991, In : Pediatric dermatology. 8, 3, p. 217-220 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
1992

Carrier detection for Sjögren-Larsson syndrome

Kelson, T. L., Craft, D. A. & Rizzo, W. B., Jan 1992, In : Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease. 15, 1, p. 105-111 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Diagnosis of inborn errors of phytanic acid oxidation using tritiated phytanic acid.

Zenger-Hain, J., Craft, D. A. & Rizzo, W. B., 1992, In : Progress in clinical and biological research. 375, p. 399-407 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Dietary fatty acids temporarily alter liver very long-chain fatty acid composition in mice

Boles, D. J. & Rizzo, W. B., 1992, In : Journal of Nutrition. 122, 8, p. 1662-1671 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Identification of new markers in Xp21 between DXS28 (C7) and DMD

Worley, K. C., Towbin, J. A., Zhu, X. M., Barker, D. F., Ballabio, A., Chamberlain, J., Biesecker, L. G., Blethen, S. L., Brosnan, P., Fox, J. E., Rizzo, W. B., Romeo, G., Sakuragawa, N., Seltzer, W. K., Yamaguchi, S. & McCabe, E. R. B., Aug 1992, In : Genomics. 13, 4, p. 957-961 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Mutants in a macrophage-like cell line are defective in plasmalogen biosynthesis, but contain functional peroxisomes

Zoeller, R. A., Rangaswamy, S., Herscovitz, H., Rizzo, W. B., Hajra, A. K., Das, A. K., Moser, H. W., Moser, A., Lazarow, P. B. & Santos, M. J., 1992, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 267, 12, p. 8299-8306 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Peroxisomal Abnormality in Fibroblasts From Involved Skin of CHILD Syndrome: Case Study and Review of Peroxisomal Disorders in Relation to Skin Disease

Emami, S., Rizzo, W. B., Hanley, K. P., Taylor, J. M., Goldyne, M. E. & Williams, M. L., Sep 1992, In : Archives of Dermatology. 128, 9, p. 1213-1222 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations

Sjögren-Larsson-like syndrome with bone dysplasia and normal fatty alcohol NAD+ oxidoreductase activity

Scalais, E., Verloes, A., Sacré, J. P., Piérard, G. E. & Rizzo, W. B., 1992, In : Pediatric Neurology. 8, 6, p. 459-465 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy: A cause of primary adrenal insufficiency in males

Rizzo, W. B., May 1992, In : Endocrinologist. 2, 3, p. 177-183 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
1993

Fatty Alcohol Accumulation in the Autosomal Recessive Form of Rhizomelic Chondrodysplasia Punctata

Rizzo, W. B., Craft, D. A., Judd, L. L., Moser, H. W. & Moser, A. B., Aug 1993, In : Biochemical Medicine and Metabolic Biology. 50, 1, p. 93-102 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Lorenzo's Oil – Hope and Disappointment

Rizzo, W. B., Sep 9 1993, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 329, 11, p. 801-802 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

27 Scopus citations

Sjogren-Larsson syndrome

Rizzo, W. B., 1993, In : Seminars in Dermatology. 12, 3, p. 210-218 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

58 Scopus citations

Sjögren-larsson syndrome: Technique and timing of prenatal diagnosis

Tabsh, K., Rizzo, W. B., Holbrook, K. & Theroux, N., Oct 1993, In : Obstetrics and gynecology. 82, 4, p. 700-703 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
1994

More on lorenzo's oil

Odone, A., Odone, M., Aubourg, P. & Rizzo, W. B., Jun 30 1994, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 330, 26, p. 1904-1905 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

7 Scopus citations

On 'Being Led by the Nose': Rapid Detection of Inborn Errors of Metabolism

Rizzo, W. B. & Roth, K. S., Aug 1994, In : Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine. 148, 8, p. 869-872 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Prenatal diagnosis of Sjögren‐Larsson syndrome using enzymatic methods

Rizzo, W. B., Craft, D. A., Kelson, T. L., Bonnefont, JP. P., Saudubray, JM. M., Schulman, J. D., Black, S. H., Tabsh, K., Dirocco, M. & Gardner, R. J. M. K., Jul 1994, In : Prenatal Diagnosis. 14, 7, p. 577-581 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Sjögren-Larsson syndrome: Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging of the brain in a 4-year-old boy

Di Rocco, M., Filocamo, M., Tortori-Donati, P., Veneselli, E., Borrone, C. & Rizzo, W. B., Jan 1994, In : Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease. 17, 1, p. 112-114 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Unsuccessful dietary treatment of Sjögren-Larsson syndrome

Maaswinkel-Mooij, P. D., Brouwer, O. F. & Rizzo, W. B., May 1994, In : The Journal of Pediatrics. 124, 5 PART 1, p. 748-750 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations
1995

Genetic homogeneity in Sjogren-Larsson syndrome: Linkage to chromosome 17p in families of different non-Swedish ethnic origins

Rogers, G. R., Rizzo, W. B., Zlotogorski, A., Hashem, N., Lee, M., Compton, J. G. & Bale, S. J., 1995, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 57, 5, p. 1123-1129 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations