Accumulation of the Xanthophyll Lutein in Skin Amyloid Deposits of Systemic Amyloidosis (AL Type)

Bruch-Gerharz, Daniela; Stahl, Wilhelm; Gerharz, Claus-Dieter; Megahed, Mosaad; Wingerath, Thomas; Sies, Helmut; Ruzicka, Thomas
January 2001
Journal of Investigative Dermatology;Jan2001, Vol. 116 Issue 1, p196
Academic Journal
Comments on the association of the tissue disposition of soluble autologous proteins as insoluble amyloid fibrils with range of diseases. Citation of the transmissible spongiform encephalopathies; Implication of the systematic amyloidosis; Accumulation of the xanthophyll lutein.


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