Ontogeny of alpha-foetoprotein in human foetal brain.

  title={Ontogeny of alpha-foetoprotein in human foetal brain.},
  author={Mukarram Ali and Anil Kumar Balapure and Dr Ram B Singh and Rajiv Shukla and Maharaj K. Sahib},
  journal={Brain research},
  volume={207 2},
Alpha-foetoprotein (AFP) was found to be present in human foetal brain during early embryonic life. Antigenically and electrophoretically foetal brain AFP is similar to that found in human foetal serum. Like serum AFP it did not bind oestradiol. Developmental profile of the proteins in foetal brain was distinct from that observed in foetal serum, amniotic… CONTINUE READING