Phospholipid-Binding Antibodies

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by E. Nigel Harris (Author), Thomas Exner (Author), Graham R. V. Hughes (Author), 1 more 

 

Phospholipid-Binding Antibodies 

by E. Nigel Harris (Author), Thomas Exner (Author), Graham R. V. Hughes (Author), 1 more 

 

First published in 1991. Historically, phospholipid binding antibodies were important in the study of syphilis. During the 1980s there was a resurgence of new interest in these antibodies due to reported associations with recurrent thrombosis, fetal loss, and other clinical disorders. Because of the variety of reported clinical associations and their occurrence in systemic autoimmune disorders, these antibodies have become important in many medical fields, such as clinical immunology, rheumatology, hematology, and obstetrics and gynecology. Phospholipid-Binding Antibodies provides in-depth reviews by specialists in these clinical areas and covers topics including the biochemistry of phospholipids, their role in coagulation, phospholipid immunology, and lupus anticoagulant and antiphospholipid antibodies by solid phase immunoassays. Other topics include thrombosis and fetal loss, as well as the role of phospholipid binding antibodies in these disorders. Antiphospholipid Syndrome and its reported clinical associations is also discussed.

 

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  • File Size: 41849 KB
  • Publisher: CRC Press; 1 edition (April 15, 2020)
  • Language: English