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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Niedermeyer, HP; Gantumur, T; Neubert, WJ; Arnold, W 
Title:
Measles virus and otosclerosis. 
Abstract:
Measles virus (MeV) might play an important role as an environmental stimulus in the etiopathogenesis of otosclerosis. Chronic inflammation was shown in morphologic investigations of otosclerotic foci and MeV N, P, and F proteins were detected within cells of the otosclerotic focus by immunohistochemical investigations. MeV RNA was extracted from fresh-frozen otosclerotic tissue by the use of in vitro RT-PCR. This result was validated through amplification of MeV genome sequences by RT-PCR from...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
65 
Pages contribution:
86-92 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0065-3071 
TUM Institution:
Hals-, Nasen-, Ohrenklinik und Poliklinik