Department of Neurology

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Director of the Neuromuscular Division, Director of the USF EMG laboratories and Director of the USF ALS Clinic

Morsani Center for Advanced Healthcare
13330 USF Laurel Drive
Tampa, FL 33612

Phone: (813) 396-9478

Tuan H. Vu, M.D.

Neuromuscular Medicine and Electromyography (EMG)


Medical School: Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Residency: Columbia University
Fellowship: Columbia University


Clinical Interests:
• Neuromuscular Diseases
• Clinical EMG
• Palliative Care

Research Interests:
• Mitochondrial Diseases


X-linked dominant scapuloperoneal myopathy is due to a mutation in the gene encoding four-and-a-half-LIM protein 1. Am J Hum Genet 2008; 82(1):208-13

Navajo Neurohepatopathy is Caused by a Mutation in the MPV17 Gene. Am J Hum Genet 2006; 79(3):544-48)

Mitochondrial DNA depletion and dGK gene mutations. Ann Neurol 2002; 52(3):311-7

Navajo neurohepatopathy: a mitochondrial DNA depletion syndrome? Hepatology 2001; 34(1):116-20

Myopathy with tubulin-reactive crystalline inclusions. Neurology 2001; 57(1):149-52