Glycine receptor and myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein antibodies in Turkish patients with neuromyelitis optica


Woodhall M., Coban A., Waters P., Eldzoglu E., Kurtuncu M. , Shugaiv E., ...More

JOURNAL OF THE NEUROLOGICAL SCIENCES, vol.335, pp.221-223, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 335
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jns.2013.08.034
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF THE NEUROLOGICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.221-223
  • Keywords: Aquaporin-4, Myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein, Glycine receptor, Antibody, Neuromyelitis optica, Sera, SPECTRUM, MOG

Abstract

Background: Seronegative NMO is highly prevalent in non-Western countries implying the presence of as yet unknown antibodies (Ab). We investigated potential novel Ab in aquaporin-4 Ab (AQP-4-Ab) positive and negative NMO patients.