Autoantibodies to cardiac conducting tissue and their characterization by immunofluorescence.

Abstract

(1) A new antibody has been found by immunofluorescence which reacts with cardiac conducting tissue using ox heart false tendons. It was detected in eight out of ninety-three cases of idiopathic heart block (8-6%), in one out of twenty-two cases of secondary heart block (4-5%) and in seven of 165 normal controls (4.2%), in titres varying from 1:10 to 1:40… (More)

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@article{Fairfax1976AutoantibodiesTC, title={Autoantibodies to cardiac conducting tissue and their characterization by immunofluorescence.}, author={A J Fairfax and Deborah Doniach}, journal={Clinical and experimental immunology}, year={1976}, volume={23 1}, pages={1-8} }