Oligoclonal Bands in Cerebrospinal Fluid

  • S. Procaccia
  • D. Caputo
Conference paper


Considering the well-known importance of CSF IgG in laboratory tests for the diagnosis of MS, we have studied purified CSF IgG using the technique of isoelectric focusing (IEF) (Table 1) in 17 cases of MS and a control population of 22 Other Neurological Disease (OND) and 14 normal subjects (Table 2).


Multiple Sclerosis Myelin Basic Protein Oligoclonal Band Preliminary Purification Electric Point 
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  1. Procaccia S, Caputo D, Nickerson CJ, Cazzullo CL (1978, to be published) “CSF immunoglobulins in multiple sclerosis” International Symposium: Immunopathology of the central and peripheral nervous system. Milano, June 14–16, 1978Google Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Procaccia
    • 1
  • D. Caputo
    • 2
  1. 1.Clinica Medica IVUniversita Degli Studi Di MilanoItaly
  2. 2.Centro Studi Sclerosi MultiplaOspedale Generale ProvincialeGallarate (VA)Italy

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