Antibody-mediated membrane abnormalities in polymyositis: reduction of acetylcholine receptors by immunoglobulin

Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1987;505:357-67. doi: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1987.tb51304.x.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comparative Study

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Autoantibodies / immunology
  • Autoimmune Diseases / pathology
  • Cell Membrane / pathology*
  • Cells, Cultured
  • Humans
  • Muscles / pathology
  • Myasthenia Gravis / pathology
  • Myositis / blood
  • Myositis / immunology*
  • Myositis / pathology
  • Neuromuscular Junction / pathology
  • Receptors, Cholinergic / deficiency*
  • Receptors, Cholinergic / immunology

Substances

  • Autoantibodies
  • Receptors, Cholinergic