Essential Tremor

Jay A Van Gerpen, Owen A Ross

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Essential tremor (ET) is the most common movement disorder. Recent and future genetic discoveries providing useful insights into the likely pathophysiology of ET will hopefully lead to even better therapies for this already treatable condition.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMovement Disorders: Genetics and Models: Second Edition
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Number of pages10
ISBN (Print)9780124051959
StatePublished - Oct 29 2014



  • DNA sequencing
  • Essential tremor
  • Exome
  • Genetics
  • Movement disorders
  • Tremor

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Van Gerpen, J. A., & Ross, O. A. (2014). Essential Tremor. In Movement Disorders: Genetics and Models: Second Edition (pp. 605-614). Elsevier Inc..