Expression of JC virus T-antigen in a patient with MS and glioblastoma multiforme.

@article{Valle2002ExpressionOJ,
  title={Expression of JC virus T-antigen in a patient with MS and glioblastoma multiforme.},
  author={Luis J Del Valle and Serena Delbue and Jennifer C Gordon and Sahnila Enam and Sidney E. Croul and Pasquale Ferrante and Kamel Khalili},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={2002},
  volume={58 6},
  pages={895-900}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the presence of human polyomavirus JC virus genome and the expression of the viral oncoprotein T-antigen in neoplastic cells of a patient with MS and a glioblastoma multiforme. BACKGROUND The postmortem examination of an immunocompetent patient with a neurologic disorder revealed the concurrence of MS plaques in the white matter of the brain and a glioblastoma multiforme in the region of the thalamus. METHODS AND RESULTS PCR analysis of DNA from demyelinated plaques… CONTINUE READING

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