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IVD Test Reagent/Kits, Immunoassay, Autoimmune, Connective Tissue, Jo-1 Antibody

Definition : Immunoassay reagents intended to perform qualitative and/or quantitative analyses on a body fluid sample (e.g., serum) to determine Jo-1 antibodies to (histidyl transfer RNA synthetase). Circulating Jo-1 antibodies are present in some autoimmune connective-tissue diseases, particularly in polymyositis, a chronic, progressive inflammatory disease of the skeletal muscles; polymyositis frequently occurs with inflammatory skin changes (i.e., dermatomyositis). Patients suffering polymyositis may have associated interstitial lung disease.

Entry Terms : "Jo-1 Antibody Determination Reagents" , "Histidyl Transfer RNA Synthetase Determination Reagents" , "Reagents, Immunoassay, Autoimmune, Connective Tissue, Jo-1 Antibody"

UMDC code : 20077

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Grifols USA Inc

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Grifols is a global healthcare company whose mission is to improve the health and well being of people around the world. We accomplish this mission by producing life-saving protein therapies for patients and by providing hospitals, pharmacies and healthcare professionals with the tools they need to deliver expert medical care.

Hemagen Diagnostics Inc

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Hemagen Inc. was founded in 1985 by a group of scientists from the Boston University School of Medicine.

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