Differences in Antigen Expression on Normal Thymocytes and on Cells Derived from Hyperplastic Thymi and Thymoma of Myasthenia Gravis Patients

  • I. Doxiadis
  • H. Grosse-Wilde
  • R. Hohlfeld
  • K. V. Toyka

Abstract

Myasthenia gravis (MG) is a neuromuscular disorder characterized by weakness and fatigability of muscles. It is now established that patients suffering from MG have a decreased number of acetylcholine receptors (AChR) at their neuromuscular junctions [1–6].

Keywords

Arthritis Lymphoma Leukemia Germinal Neurol 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • I. Doxiadis
  • H. Grosse-Wilde
  • R. Hohlfeld
  • K. V. Toyka

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