Anti-MPO Antibody (Id) and Autoantibody to Purified Anti-MPO F(Ab)2 (Anti-Id)

  • Ming-Hui Zhao
  • Andrew Short
  • C. Martin Lockwood
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 336)

Summary

Anti-F(ab)2 autoantibodies may have an immunoregulatory effect on anti-MPO antibodies and there is the possibility that common idiotype(s) may be shared in ANCA positive vasculitides.

Keywords

Bicarbonate Gelatin Vasculitis 

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ming-Hui Zhao
    • 1
  • Andrew Short
    • 1
  • C. Martin Lockwood
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MedicineUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeUK

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