Article Text

Download PDFPDF
Fabry's disease: specific inclusions found on electron microscopy of fibroblast cultures
  1. J. McLean,
  2. G. Stewart


    Electron microscopy of fibroblasts cultured from skin biopsies of two sibs with Fabry's disease has shown characteristic crystalline cytoplasmic inclusions.

    Statistics from

    Request Permissions

    If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.


    • Department of Neurology, The Royal Free Hospital, London.

    • MRC Human Biochemical Genetics Unit, Galton Laboratory, University College, London. Present address: Department of Inherited Metabolic Diseases, Clinical Research Centre, Northwick Park Hospital.

    • * This study is part of an electron microscopic survey of skin fibroblasts cultured from patients with inherited neurological disorders. Dr. J. McLean is in receipt of a grant from the National Fund for Research into Crippling Diseases.