Neel Singhal, MD



Neurovascular Disease and Stroke Center
400 Parnassus Ave., Eighth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-8897
Fax: (415) 353-8705

Hours: Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Academic Title

Assistant Professor

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University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 2009


UCSF Medical Center 2013

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Thabet AM, Kottapally M, Singhal NS. Endovascular Treatment of Stroke, Oral Anticoagulant-associated Intracerebral Hemorrhage, and Treatment of Extracranial Dissection. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016 Jan 15; 193(2):210-2.
  2. Wilson MR, Shanbhag NM, Reid MJ, Singhal NS, Gelfand JM, Sample HA, Benkli B, O'Donovan BD, Ali IK, Keating MK, Dunnebacke TH, Wood MD, Bollen A, DeRisi JL. Diagnosing Balamuthia mandrillaris Encephalitis With Metagenomic Deep Sequencing. Ann Neurol. 2015 Nov; 78(5):722-30.
  3. Singhal NS, Irodenko VS, Margeta M, Layzer RB. Sarcoid polyneuropathy masquerading as chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy. Muscle Nerve. 2015 Oct; 52(4):664-8.
  4. Baud MO, Brown EG, Singhal NS, Hemphill JC. Immediate Hemorrhagic Transformation After Intravenous Tissue-Type Plasminogen Activator Injection in 2 Cocaine Users. Stroke. 2015 Jul; 46(7):e167-9.
  5. Irani SR, Gelfand JM, Bettcher BM, Singhal NS, Geschwind MD. Effect of rituximab in patients with leucine-rich, glioma-inactivated 1 antibody-associated encephalopathy. JAMA Neurol. 2014 Jul 01; 71(7):896-900.
  6. Singhal NS, Josephson SA. A practical approach to neurologic evaluation in the intensive care unit. J Crit Care. 2014 Aug; 29(4):627-33.
  7. Ro T, Singhal NS, Breitmeyer BG, Garcia JO. Unconscious processing of color and form in metacontrast masking. Atten Percept Psychophys. 2009 Jan; 71(1):95-103.
  8. Varela GM, Antwi DA, Dhir R, Yin X, Singhal NS, Graham MJ, Crooke RM, Ahima RS. Inhibition of ADRP prevents diet-induced insulin resistance. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2008 Sep; 295(3):G621-8.
  9. Singhal NS, Patel RT, Qi Y, Lee YS, Ahima RS. Loss of resistin ameliorates hyperlipidemia and hepatic steatosis in leptin-deficient mice. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2008 Aug; 295(2):E331-8.
  10. Singhal NS, Lazar MA, Ahima RS. Central resistin induces hepatic insulin resistance via neuropeptide Y. J Neurosci. 2007 Nov 21; 27(47):12924-32.
  11. Ahima RS, Qi Y, Singhal NS, Jackson MB, Scherer PE. Brain adipocytokine action and metabolic regulation. Diabetes. 2006 Dec; 55 Suppl 2:S145-54.
  12. Qi Y, Nie Z, Lee YS, Singhal NS, Scherer PE, Lazar MA, Ahima RS. Loss of resistin improves glucose homeostasis in leptin deficiency. Diabetes. 2006 Nov; 55(11):3083-90.
  13. Ahima RS, Qi Y, Singhal NS. Adipokines that link obesity and diabetes to the hypothalamus. Prog Brain Res. 2006; 153:155-74.
  14. Breitmeyer BG, Ro T, Singhal NS. Unconscious color priming occurs at stimulus- not percept-dependent levels of processing. Psychol Sci. 2004 Mar; 15(3):198-202.
  15. Ro T, Breitmeyer B, Burton P, Singhal NS, Lane D. Feedback contributions to visual awareness in human occipital cortex. Curr Biol. 2003 Jun 17; 13(12):1038-41.
  16. Yang P, Singhal N, Modi G, Swann A, Dafny N. Effects of lithium chloride on induction and expression of methylphenidate sensitization. Eur J Pharmacol. 2001 Aug 24; 426(1-2):65-72.

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