Recoverin is the tumor antigen in cancer-associated retinopathy

A. S. Polans, G. Adamus

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Abstract

Considerable progress has been made toward understanding the involvement of recoverin in a cancer-associated retinopathy (CAR) that results in blindness. We describe the expression of recoverin in tumors of individuals afflicted with CAR, characterize the immunological response towards recoverin in these patients, and demonstrate how the disease can be induced in rodents using recoverin as an immunogen.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)483-484
Number of pages2
JournalBehavioral and Brain Sciences
Volume18
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1995

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuropsychology and Physiological Psychology
  • Physiology
  • Behavioral Neuroscience

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