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The ELISA test kit provides a quantitative in vitro assay for human autoantibodies against glutamic acid decarboxylase (GAD) and tyrosine phosphatase (IA2) in serum (EUROIMMUN, Germany).
Inhibition of gamma-aminobutyric acid synthesis by glutamic acid decarboxylase autoantibodies in stiff-man syndrome.
Following ICA and IAA, autoantibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase (GAD) were next discovered.
Association between glutamic acid decarboxylase genes and anxiety disorders, major depression, and neuroticism.
To accomplish this goal, surgeons delivered the glutamic acid decarboxylase gene to the neurons of the subthalamic nucleus using adeno-associated virus (AAV); no adverse events occurred.
It now appears that a protein called glutamic acid decarboxylase (GAD) is at least partially responsible for provoking the attack.
Now, scientists report that 64K appears identical to an abundant and easily isolated enzyme of the central nervous system, known as glutamic acid decarboxylase, or GAD.
ISLET CELL AUTOIMMUNITY GLUTAMIC ACID DECARBOXYLASE AUTOANTIBODY (GADAb) KITS
After the discovery of these novel major type 1 diabetes autoantibodies, DASP sought for the inclusion of ZnT8A in the panel of markers that are currentlythe focus of international immunoassay standardization efforts; namely autoantibodies to insulin (14, 15), glutamic acid decarboxylase (GAD), and islet antigen 2 (IA-2) (16).
The group has found antibodies against the enzyme glutamic acid decarboxylase in the spinal fluid and blood of a woman with the disease.

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