AUTOANTIBODIES TO NERVOUS SYSTEM-SPECIFIC PROTEINS ARE ELEVATED IN SERA OF FLIGHT CREW MEMBERS: BIOMARKERS FOR NERVOUS SYSTEM INJURY

This descriptive study reports the results of assays performed to detect circulating autoantibodies to a panel of seven proteins associated with the nervous system in sera of 12 healthy controls and a group of 34 flight crew members (including pilots and attendants) who experienced adverse effects after exposure to air emissions in the aircrafts. The…