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Restricted IgG1 subclass of anti-Yo antibodies in paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration.

Abstract:

Paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration (PCD) occurs as a non-metastatic manifestation of cancer in a small proportion of patients with certain breast or gynaecological tumours, and is characterised by widespread Purkinje cell loss. Antibodies against a Purkinje cell cytoplasmic antigen, called Yo, that is expressed by the tumours, are present in the majority of these patients, but the pathogenic role of the antibodies is not clear. To characterise further the immune response in these cases, 1...

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Journal:
Journal of neuroimmunology
Volume:
114
Issue:
1-2
Pages:
259-264
Publication date:
2001-03-01
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EISSN:
1872-8421
ISSN:
0165-5728
Source identifiers:
242134

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