Gjertrud Skorstad

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oslo
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid T cell responses against glutamic acid decarboxylase 65 in patients with stiff person syndrome
    Gjertrud Skorstad
    Department of Neurology, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    J Autoimmun 32:24-32. 2009
  2. doi request reprint GAD65 IgG autoantibodies in stiff person syndrome: clonality, avidity and persistence
    G Skorstad
    Department of Neurology, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 15:973-80. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Stiff person syndrome associated with lower motor neuron disease and infiltration of cytotoxic T cells in the spinal cord
    Trygve Holmøy
    Department of Neurology, Oslo University Hospital Ulleval, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 111:708-12. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Idiotope-specific CD4(+) T cells induce apoptosis of human oligodendrocytes
    Anne Lise Karlsgot Hestvik
    Institute of Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    J Autoimmun 32:125-32. 2009

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid T cell responses against glutamic acid decarboxylase 65 in patients with stiff person syndrome
    Gjertrud Skorstad
    Department of Neurology, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    J Autoimmun 32:24-32. 2009
    ..We conclude that GAD65-specific T cells and clonally expanded GAD65-specific B cells coexist intrathecally, where they may collaborate in the synthesis of GAD65 IgG...
  2. doi request reprint GAD65 IgG autoantibodies in stiff person syndrome: clonality, avidity and persistence
    G Skorstad
    Department of Neurology, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Neurol 15:973-80. 2008
    ..Persistent intrathecal production of IgG autoantibodies against glutamic acid decarboxylase 65 (GAD65 IgG) and oligoclonal IgG of undetermined specificity has been reported in stiff person syndrome (SPS)...
  3. doi request reprint Stiff person syndrome associated with lower motor neuron disease and infiltration of cytotoxic T cells in the spinal cord
    Trygve Holmøy
    Department of Neurology, Oslo University Hospital Ulleval, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 111:708-12. 2009
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  4. doi request reprint Idiotope-specific CD4(+) T cells induce apoptosis of human oligodendrocytes
    Anne Lise Karlsgot Hestvik
    Institute of Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    J Autoimmun 32:125-32. 2009
    ..Activated CD4(+) T cells specific for glutamic acid decarboxylase 65 also induced apoptosis, showing that killing does not depend on cognate interaction between T cells and target cells but rather on the activation status of the T cells...