Published in Hepatitis Weekly, February 17th, 2003
"The molecule SOX13 was initially identified as an autoantigen (ICA12) in Type 1 diabetes. SOX13 is a member of the SOX family of transcriptional regulatory proteins that contain a high mobility group (HMG) motif with structural similarity to HMG proteins 1 and 2. Antibodies to HMG 1 and 2 occur in autoimmune diseases of the liver and in ulcerative colitis," the researchers reported.
"We measured the occurrence and levels of anti-SOX13 by radioimmunoprecipitation in primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC) and other diseases, and...
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