Mucous membrane pemphigoid with antibodies to the β3 subunit of laminin 332.

Abstract

Dear Editor, Mucous membrane pemphigoid (MMP) is a heterogeneous group of rare autoimmune blistering disease and is characterized by the presence of autoantibodies to various components of the basement membrane zone (BMZ). Laminin-332 is an epidermisspecific, extracellular matrix protein consisting of a3, b3 and c2 subunits. A majority of the patients with… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1346-8138.2010.01185.x

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