Willison, H.J., Veitch, J., Paterson, G., and Kennedy, P.G. (1993) Miller Fisher syndrome is associated with serum antibodies to GQ1b ganglioside. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 56 (2). pp. 204-206. ISSN 0022-3050 (doi:10.1136/jnnp.56.2.204)
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A recent report described serum anti-GQ1b ganglioside antibodies in Miller Fisher syndrome (MFS), a clinical variant of Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS). Four consecutive cases of MFS all had high titre anti-GQ1b antibodies which were absent from all control sera including those of patients with GBS.
|Glasgow Author(s):||Willison, Prof Hugh|
|Authors:||Willison, H.J., Veitch, J., Paterson, G., and Kennedy, P.G.|
|College/School:||College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > Institute of Infection Immunity and Inflammation > Immunology|
|Journal Name:||Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry|