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plasma

Overview page. Subjects: Physics.

A low-density, high-temperature, completely ionized gas, consisting of free atomic nuclei and free electrons. Overall it is electrically neutral. It is sometimes referred to as the ‘fourth...

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IVIG versus Plasma Exchange for Myasthenia Gravis

Kimberly R. Robeson.

in 50 Studies Every Neurologist Should Know

April 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Clinical Medicine. 1226 words.

This chapter provides a summary of a landmark study in neuromuscular disease. Which treatment is more effective for patients with worsening myasthenia gravis—intravenous immunoglobulin or...

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Proteome-based plasma biomarkers for Alzheimer's disease

A. Hye, S. Lynham, M. Thambisetty, M. Causevic, J. Campbell, H. L. Byers, C. Hooper, F. Rijsdijk, S. J. Tabrizi, S. Banner, C. E. Shaw, C. Foy, M. Poppe, N. Archer, G. Hamilton, J. Powell, R. G. Brown, P. Sham, M. Ward and S. Lovestone.

in Brain

P ublished online November 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 5203 words.

Alzheimer's disease is a common and devastating disease for which there is no readily available biomarker to aid diagnosis or to monitor disease progression. Biomarkers have been sought in...

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IVIG versus Plasma Exchange for Guillain-Barré Syndrome

Irene Hwa Yang.

in 50 Studies Every Neurologist Should Know

April 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Clinical Medicine. 1634 words.

This chapter provides a summary of a landmark study in neuromuscular disease. Is intravenous immunoglobulin equally effective or superior to plasma exchange for treatment of Guillain-Barré...

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Plasma-exchange therapy in chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy

A. F. Hahn, C. F. Bolton, N. Pillay, C. Chalk, T. Benstead, V. Bril, K. Shumak, M. K. Vandervoort and T. E. Feasby.

in Brain

August 1996; p ublished online August 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 0 words.

Summary

Eighteen patients with definite, untreated chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy (CIDP) of chronic progressive (nine patients) or...

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PATH-26. A NOVEL PLASMA microRNA SIGNATURE FOR GLIOBLASTOMA DETECTION

Søren Feddersen, Simon Kjær Hermansen, Mark Burton, Mia Sørensen, Lars Melholt Rasmussen and Bjarne Winther Kristensen.

in Neuro-Oncology

November 2017; p ublished online November 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 0 words.

Abstract

BACKGROUND

Glioblastoma (GBM) is the most common and aggressive primary brain tumor having a median...

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Plasma 24S-hydroxycholesterol and caudate MRI in pre-manifest and early Huntington's disease

Valerio Leoni, Caterina Mariotti, Sarah J. Tabrizi, Marta Valenza, Edward J. Wild, Susie M. D. Henley, Nicola Z. Hobbs, Maria Luisa Mandelli, Marina Grisoli, Ingemar Björkhem, Elena Cattaneo and Stefano Di Donato.

in Brain

November 2008; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 6414 words.

Huntington's disease (HD) is a hereditary neurodegenerative disorder for which biological indicators of disease progression, or disease stage, would be especially important for therapeutic...

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Plasma progranulin levels predict progranulin mutation status in frontotemporal dementia patients and asymptomatic family members

NiCole Finch, Matt Baker, Richard Crook, Katie Swanson, Karen Kuntz, Rebecca Surtees, Gina Bisceglio, Anne Rovelet-Lecrux, Bradley Boeve, Ronald C. Petersen, Dennis W. Dickson, Steven G. Younkin, Vincent Deramecourt, Julia Crook, Neill R. Graff-Radford and Rosa Rademakers.

in Brain

March 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 5926 words.

Mutations in the progranulin gene (GRN) are an important cause of frontotemporal lobar degeneration (FTLD) with ubiquitin and TAR DNA-binding protein 43 (TDP43)-positive pathology. The...

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Plasma IGFBP-2 levels predict clinical outcomes of patients with high-grade gliomas

Yi Lin, Tao Jiang, Kaijia Zhou, Li Xu, Baoshi Chen, Guilin Li, Xiaoguang Qiu, Tianzi Jiang, Wei Zhang and Sonya W. Song.

in Neuro-Oncology

October 2009; p ublished online October 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 4968 words.

Insulin-like growth factor binding protein 2 (IGFBP-2) is a malignancy-associated protein measurable in tumors and blood. Increased IGFBP-2 is associated with shortened survival of advanced...

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Using plasma topotecan pharmacokinetics to estimate topotecan exposure in cerebrospinal fluid of children with medulloblastoma1

Burgess B. Freeman, Lisa C. Iacono, John C. Panetta, Amar Gajjar and Clinton F. Stewart.

in Neuro-Oncology

April 2006; p ublished online April 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 4177 words.

The purpose of this study was to estimate ventricular cerebrospinal fluid (vCSF) topotecan lactone (TPT) exposures in pediatric medulloblastoma patients from plasma concentration-time data...

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Plasma homocysteine, Alzheimer and cerebrovascular pathology: a population-based autopsy study

Babak Hooshmand, Tuomo Polvikoski, Miia Kivipelto, Maarit Tanskanen, Liisa Myllykangas, Timo Erkinjuntti, Mira Mäkelä, Minna Oinas, Anders Paetau, Philip Scheltens, Elizabeth C. W. van Straaten, Raimo Sulkava and Alina Solomon.

in Brain

September 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 7022 words.

Elevated plasma total homocysteine is associated with increased risk of dementia/Alzheimer’s disease, but underlying pathophysiological mechanisms are not fully understood. This study...

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