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GFAP

Thursday 18 March 2004

Pathology

- Glial fibrillary acidic protein forms Rosenthal fiber inclusions in several pathological conditions.
- germline mutations in Alexander disease

References

- Li R, Messing A, Goldman JE, Brenner M. GFAP mutations in Alexander disease. Int J Dev Neurosci. 2002 Jun-Aug;20(3-5):259-68. PMID: 12175861

- Eng LF, Ghirnikar RS, Lee YL. Glial fibrillary acidic protein: GFAP-thirty-one years (1969-2000). Neurochem Res. 2000 Oct;25(9-10):1439-51. PMID: 11059815