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Autoantibody testing in encephalopathies

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  • Competing interests AV and the Department of Clinical Neurology in Oxford receive royalties and payments for antibody assays. AV is the inventor on patent application WO/2010/046716 entitled ‘Neurological Autoimmune Disorders’. The patent has been licensed to Euroimmun AG for the development of assays for LGI1 and other VGKC-complex antibodies. AV acts as a paid consultant for Athena Diagnostics and is employed by Oxford University and University College London. AV and SRI may receive royalties for testing of VGKC-complex antibodies.

  • Provenance and peer review Commissioined by Charles Warlow; this paper was reviewed by Neil Scolding.

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