Serum neurofilament light chain levels are increased in patients with a clinically isolated syndrome


Disanto G., Adiutori R., Dobson R., Martinelli V., Costa G. D. , Runia T., ...More

JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGY NEUROSURGERY AND PSYCHIATRY, vol.87, no.2, pp.126-129, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 87 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1136/jnnp-2014-309690
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGY NEUROSURGERY AND PSYCHIATRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.126-129

Abstract

Background Neurofilament light chain (NfL) represents a promising biomarker for axonal injury. We present the first exploratory study on serum NfL in patients with a clinically isolated syndrome (CIS) and healthy controls.