Subject Areas on Research
- Antibody-induced proteinase activation: a proposed mechanism for pemphigus.
- Characterization of keratinocyte plasminogen activator inhibitors and demonstration of the prevention of pemphigus IgG-induced acantholysis by a purified plasminogen activator inhibitor.
- Dominantly inherited epidermal acantholysis in dogs, simulating human benign familial chronic pemphigus (Hailey-Hailey disease).
- Hailey-Hailey disease with acantholysis of the oral and oesophagogastric mucosa.
- In vitro studies of acantholysis of keratinocytes induced by pemphigus antibody.
- Involvement of urokinase-type plasminogen activator in acantholysis induced by pemphigus IgG.
- Paraneoplastic pemphigus associated with non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
- Pathogenesis of autoimmunity in pemphigus.
- Penicillamine-induced pemphigus. Immunoglobulin from this patient induces plasminogen activator synthesis by human epidermal cells in culture: mechanism for acantholysis in pemphigus.
- Proteinase activation: a mechanism for cellular dyshesion in pemphigus.