Dr. Walter Hall practices Neurological Surgery in Syracuse, NY. As a Neurological Surgeon, Dr. Hall prevents, diagnoses, evaluates, and treats disorders of the autonomic, peripheral, and central nervous systems. Neurological Surgeons are trained to treat such disorders as spinal canal stenosis, herniated discs, tumors, fractures, and spinal deformities, among many others.
Education and Training
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons 1983
- Metastatic head and neck squamous cell carcinoma to the brain.
- Targeting urokinase-type plasminogen activator receptor on human glioblastoma tumors with diphtheria toxin fusion protein DTAT.
- Targeting glioblastoma multiforme with an IL-13/diphtheria toxin fusion protein
- Application of diffusion tensor imaging to magnetic-resonance-guided brain tumor resection.
- Changes in expression of transferrin, insulin-like growth factor 1, and interleukin 4 receptors after irradiation of cells of primary malignant brain tumor cell lines.
- Sudden death due to neck blows among amateur hockey players.
- Immunotoxin therapy for CNS tumor.
- Targeting the over-expressed urokinase-type plasminogen activator receptor on glioblastoma multiforme.
- Extending survival in gliomas: surgical resection or immunotherapy?
- Identification of HLA a*0201 glioblastoma multiforme cell lines for immunotherapy by PCR-SSP and DNA sequencing.
- Effects of combined granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor (GM-CSF), interleukin-2, and interleukin-12 based immunotherapy against intracranial glioma in the rat.
- A bispecific immunotoxin (DTAT13) targeting human IL-13 receptor (IL-13R) and urokinase-type plasminogen activator receptor (uPAR) in a mouse xenograft model.
- Linac-based stereotactic radiosurgery for treatment of trigeminal neuralgia.
- Identification of EGFRvIII-derived CTL epitopes restricted by HLA A0201 for dendritic cell based immunotherapy of gliomas.
- Immunotoxin pharmacokinetics: a comparison of the anti-glioblastoma bi-specific fusion protein (DTAT13) to DTAT and DTIL13.
- Cerebrovascular Disease
- Trigeminal Neuralgia
- Brain Aneurysm
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