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Locations

  • Main Hospital

    Washington, District of Columbia 20010
    1-888-884-BEAR (2327)

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Italian

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Metabolism, 1985
    University of Minnesota Health Center
  • Residency Program, Pediatrics, 1983
    University of Minnesota Hospital
  • MD, 1979
    Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Brd of Med Genetics/Clin Biochemical Gen

National Provider ID: 1861570103

Biography

Dr. Tuchman holds the Mary Elizabeth McGehee Joyce Professorship in Genetics Research.

Brain MR imaging in neonatal hyperammonemic encephalopathy resulting from proximal urea cycle disorders

(2003) American Journal of Neuroradiology

Clinical spectrum of succinic semialdehyde dehydrogenase deficiency

(2003) Neurology

Fatal presentation of ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency in a 62yearold man and family studies

(2004) Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease

Mammalian Nacetylglutamate synthase

(2004) Molecular Genetics and Metabolism

Nacetylglutamate and its changing role through evolution

(2003) Biochemical Journal

Null mutations in the Nacetylglutamate synthase gene associated with acute neonatal disease and hyperammonemia

(2003) Human Genetics

Pharmacokinetics of sodium phenylacetate and sodium benzoate following intravenous administration as both a bolus and continuous infusion to healthy adult volunteers

(2004) Molecular Genetics and Metabolism

Significant behavioral disturbances in succinic semialdehyde dehydrogenase SSADH deficiency gammahydroxybutyric aciduria

(2003) Biological Psychiatry

Urea cycle disorders workshop introduction

(2004) Molecular Genetics and Metabolism