Less IgA than a newborn…by
It’s a rainy day in Florence, and I am alone in the house (as “alone” as one can be with four cats, hah!…they are napping now, gathering up enough strength to totter downstairs for some lunch…), so it’s a perfect morning to
Immunoglobulin-producing Mouse Plasmacytomasby
nih.govimmunoglobulin-producing mouse plasmacytomas (PCTs). Each tumor produces only one species of monoclonal immunoglobulin (Ig). When transplanted into mice, these plasma cell tumors will continue to produce...
IgE and survivalby
patient, you tend to read mostly about IgG (my type of myeloma), IgA and IgM…but not much about the other immunoglobulins. I looked up IgE and found that it triggers our body’s response to allergens such as cat dander...
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Found some Kopiko sweets at the local IGA supermarket. A good idea as everyone loves coffee here. They should make a sugar free sweet with real coffee
. The specific skin lesion is characterized by the tissue deposition of an immune system product, called IgAimmunoglobulin, which is also found in kidneys of patients with a renal disease, called IgAnephropathy.
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failure. The form of kidney failure is typically what we call an IgAnephropathy, in which antibodies... can cause an IgAnephropathy that can either result in chronic or acute kidney failure.There does not...
Recent autism abstracts in Pubmedby
that caught my eye:
Neonatally measured immunoglobulins and risk of autism.
Grether JK, Croen... whether immunoglobulin levels in archived specimens obtained from newborns subsequently diagnosed with ASD are different...