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journal article 
Author(s):
Melamed, Esther; Levy, Michael; Waters, PatrickJ; Sato, DouglasKaz; Bennett, JeffreyL; John, GarethR; Hooper, DouglasC; Saiz, Albert; Bar-Or, Amit; Kim, HoJin; Pandit, Lakha; Leite, MariaIsabe; Asgari, Nasrin; Kissani, Najib; Hintzen, Rogier; Marignier, Romain; Jarius, Sven; Marcelletti, John; Smith, TerryJ; Yeaman, MichaelR; Han, MayH; Aktas, Orhan; Apiwattanakul, Metha; Banwell, Brenda; Bichuetti, Denis; Broadley, Simon; Cabre, Philippe; Chitnis, Tanuja; De Seze, Jerome; Fujihara, Kazuo; Green...    »
 
Title:
Update on biomarkers in neuromyelitis optica. 
Abstract:
Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) (and NMO spectrum disorder) is an autoimmune inflammatory disease of the CNS primarily affecting spinal cord and optic nerves. Reliable and sensitive biomarkers for onset, relapse, and progression in NMO are urgently needed because of the heterogeneous clinical presentation, severity of neurologic disability following relapses, and variability of therapeutic response. Detecting aquaporin-4 (AQP4) antibodies (AQP4-IgG or NMO-IgG) in serum supports the diagnosis of serop...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm 
Year:
2015 
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Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
2332-7812 
TUM Institution:
Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik