Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Michael Sather, MD

Michael Sather, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
Disease Teams:
Central Nervous System Cancer
mds38@psu.edu

Research Interests

  • Therapeutics
  • Epilepsy
  • Bone and Bones
  • Robotics
  • Seizures
  • Electrodes
  • Apoferritins
  • Transplants
  • Lasers
  • Tomography
  • Neoplasm Metastasis
  • Oligodendroglia

Recent Publications

2018

Rohatgi, P, Jafrani, RJ, Brandmeir, NJ, Gilliam, FG, Fisher, T & Sather, M 2018, 'Robotic-Guided Bihippocampal and Biparahippocampal Depth Placement for Responsive Neurostimulation in Bitemporal Lobe Epilepsy', World Neurosurgery, vol. 111, pp. 181-189. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2017.10.164
Chiou, B, Lucassen, E, Sather, M, Kallianpur, A & Connor, J 2018, 'Semaphorin4A and H-ferritin utilize Tim-1 on human oligodendrocytes: A novel neuro-immune axis', Glia, vol. 66, no. 7, pp. 1317-1330. https://doi.org/10.1002/glia.23313
Brandmeir, N & Sather, M 2019, 'Utilizing neuronavigation for virtual electrode representation and safe resection following SEEG; a technical report', British Journal of Neurosurgery, vol. 33, no. 3, pp. 309-311. https://doi.org/10.1080/02688697.2018.1429562

2017

Brandmeir, NJ & Sather, M 2017, 'A technical report of robot-assisted stereotactic percutaneous rhizotomy', Pain Medicine (United States), vol. 18, no. 12, pp. 2512-2514. https://doi.org/10.1093/pm/pnx110
Brandmeir, NJ & Sather, M 2018, 'Author response to: Stereotactic accuracy must be as high as possible in stereoelectroencephalography procedures', Journal of Robotic Surgery, vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 387-388. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11701-017-0747-4
Brandmeir, NJ & Sather, MD 2017, 'Stereotactic laser ablation for hypothalamic hamartomas after SRS failure', Neurosurgical focus, vol. 42, no. 5, E18. https://doi.org/10.3171/2016.11.FOCUS16426
Brandmeir, NJ, Savaliya, S, Rohatgi, P & Sather, M 2018, 'The comparative accuracy of the ROSA stereotactic robot across a wide range of clinical applications and registration techniques', Journal of Robotic Surgery, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 157-163. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11701-017-0712-2

2015

Robuccio, A, Ssentongo, P, Sather, M, Claxton, D & Gilliam, FG 2015, 'Intractable myoclonic seizures in an allogeneic stem cell transplant recipient: A rare case of myoclonic epilepsy', Epilepsy and Behavior Case Reports, vol. 4, pp. 48-51. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ebcr.2015.06.005
Brandmeir, NJ & Sather, M 2015, 'Spinal Cord Stimulation for the Treatment of Neuropathic Pain Associated with Leprosy: A Case Report', Neuromodulation, vol. 18, no. 8, pp. 762-764. https://doi.org/10.1111/ner.12295

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