Immunoblotting detection of gamma-catenin (plakoglobin) antibody in the serum of a patient with paraneoplastic pemphigus

Citation
M. Ishii et al., Immunoblotting detection of gamma-catenin (plakoglobin) antibody in the serum of a patient with paraneoplastic pemphigus, BR J DERM, 144(2), 2001, pp. 377-379
Citations number
16
Language
INGLESE
art.tipo
Article
Categorie Soggetti
Dermatology,"da verificare
Journal title
BRITISH JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY
ISSN journal
0007-0963 → ACNP
Volume
144
Issue
2
Year of publication
2001
Pages
377 - 379
Database
ISI
SICI code
0007-0963(200102)144:2<377:IDOG(A>2.0.ZU;2-N
Abstract
We report a patient with paraneoplastic pemphigus associated with a thymic tumour. Immunoblot study using affinity-purified gamma -catenin protein rev ealed that his serum recognized gamma -catenin (plakoglobin) in epidermal, thymic tumour and mouse bladder extracts.