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8 p, 814.9 KB Anti-MDA5 Antibodies in a Large Mediterranean Population of Adults with Dermatomyositis / Labrador Horrillo, Moises (Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona. Departament de Medicina) ; Martinez, Maria Angeles (Institut d'Investigació Biomèdica Sant Pau) ; Selva O'Callaghan, Albert (Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona. Departament de Medicina) ; Trallero Araguás, Ernesto (Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona. Departament de Medicina) ; Balada, Eva (Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona. Departament de Medicina) ; Vilardell Tarrés, Miquel (Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona. Departament de Medicina) ; Juárez, Cándido (Institut d'Investigació Biomèdica Sant Pau)
A new myositis-specific autoantibody directed against melanoma differentiation-associated gene 5 (anti-MDA5) has been described in patients with dermatomyositis (DM). We report the clinical characteristics of patients with anti-MDA5 in a large Mediterranean cohort of DM patients from a single center, and analyze the feasibility of detecting this autoantibody in patient sera using new assays with commercially available recombinant MDA5. [...]
2014 - 10.1155/2014/290797
Journal of Immunology Research, Vol. 2014 (february 2014)  

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255 p, 1.7 MB Nuevas estrategias en el diagnóstico del cáncer asociado a las dermatomiositis y polimiositis / Trallero Araguás, Ernesto ; Selva O'Callaghan, Albert, dir. (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Medicina) ; Salvador Horrillo, Moisés, dir. ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Medicina
El diagnóstico de cáncer constituye un indicador de mal pronóstico en pacientes con dermatomiositis (DM) y polimiositis (PM) y se relaciona, además, con una parte importante de la mortalidad observada en estas entidades. [...]
Dermatomyositis (DM) and polymyositis (PM) are often associated with cancer, which considerably determine the prognosis and is one of the main causes of mortality in this population. The incidence of cancer in published series of patients with idiopathic inflammatory myopathy (IIM) ranges from 15% to 30%. [...]

Bellaterra : Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, 2012  

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