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Serological and experimental studies in different forms of myasthenia gravis

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Antibodies to the acetylcholine receptor (AChR) have been recognized for over 40 years and have been important in the diagnosis of myasthenia gravis (MG), and its recognition in patients of different ages and thymic pathologies. The 10–20% of patients who do not have AChR antibodies are now known to comprise different subgroups, the most commonly reported of which is patients with antibodies to muscle‐specific kinase (MuSK). The use of cell‐based assays has extended the repertoire of antibody...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1111/nyas.13592

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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ORCID:
0000-0001-9009-7261
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Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences Journal website
Volume:
1413
Issue:
1
Pages:
143-153
Place of publication:
United States
Publication date:
2018-01-29
Acceptance date:
2017-12-12
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EISSN:
1749-6632
ISSN:
0077-8923
Pmid:
29377162
Language:
English
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Review
Pubs id:
823002
Local pid:
pubs:823002
Deposit date:
2020-02-17

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