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Development of a pathology-supported genetic test for improved clinical management of patients diagnosed with multiple sclerosis
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The aetiology of multiple sclerosis (MS) remains largely unknown, due to its multifactorial nature with environmental and genetic factors contributing to the risk. Several investigations highlighted the ...
Lipoprotein X : biochemical predictors and detection by non-denaturing polyacrylamide gradient gel electrophoresis
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2007-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Lipoprotein X (LpX) is an abnormal cholesterol-containing particle that may be present in the serum of subjects with cholestasis, lecithin:cholesterol acyltransferase (LCAT) deficiency and parenteral ...
The conundrum of iron in multiple sclerosis – time for an individualised approach
(Springer US, 2012-03)
Although the involvement of immune mechanisms in multiple sclerosis (MS) is undisputed, some argue that there is insufficient evidence to support the hypothesis that MS is an autoimmune disease, and that the difference between ...