Reactivity of thyrotropin receptor autoantibodies with the thyrotropin receptor on western blots.


Affinity purified recombinant human thyrotropin receptor (TSHR) was run on sodium dodecyl sulfate (SDS) gels and subjected to a renaturing and blotting procedure. Twenty sera from thyrotropin receptor autoantibodies (TRAb)-positive patients with a history of hyperthyroidism and 20 sera with high levels of TSH blocking activity were analyzed. Four of 20 sera… (More)


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