Nomenclature of amyloid and amyloidosis

G. Husby, S. Araki, E. P. Benditt, M. D. Benson, A. S. Cohen, B. Frangione, G. G. Glenner, J. B. Natvig, P. Westermark, M. D. Kazatchkine

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This classification of amyloid and amyloidosis is based on the amyloid fibril proteins, followed by a designation of the fibril protein precursor. Additional information includes the protein type or variant (where applicable) and the clinical diagnosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)139-142
Number of pages4
Issue numberSUPPL. 2
StatePublished - Dec 1 1998


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology
  • Cell Biology

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Husby, G., Araki, S., Benditt, E. P., Benson, M. D., Cohen, A. S., Frangione, B., Glenner, G. G., Natvig, J. B., Westermark, P., & Kazatchkine, M. D. (1998). Nomenclature of amyloid and amyloidosis. Immunologist, 6(SUPPL. 2), 139-142.