Author contributions: All the authors have accepted responsibility for the entire content of this submitted manuscript and approved submission.
Research funding: None declared.
Employment or leadership: None declared.
Honorarium: None declared.
Competing interests: The funding organization(s) played no role in the study design; in the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data; in the writing of the report; or in the decision to submit the report for publication.
1. Sedel F, Papeix C, Bellanger A, Touitou V, Lebrun-Frenay C, Galanaud D, et al. High doses of biotin in chronic progressive multiple sclerosis: a pilot study. Mult Scler Relat Disord 2015;4:159–69.Search in Google Scholar
2. Baumgartner MR, Suormala T. Biotin-responsive disorders. In: Saudubray JM, Van Den Berghe G, Walter H J, editors. Inborn Metabolic Diseases, Volume 27. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2012:376–84.Search in Google Scholar
3. Kummer S, Hermsen D, Distelmaier F. Biotin treatment mimicking graves’ disease. N Engl J Med 2016;375:704–6.Search in Google Scholar
4. Piketty ML, Polak M, Flechtner I, Gonzales-Briceño L, Souberbielle JC. False biochemical diagnosis of hyperthyroidism in streptavidin-biotin-based immunoassays: the problem of biotin intake and related interferences. Clin Chem Lab Med 2017;55:780–8.Search in Google Scholar
5. Peyro Saint Paul L, Debruyne D, Bernard D, Mock DM, Defer GL. Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of MD1003 (high-dose biotin) in the treatment of progressive multiple sclerosis. Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol 2016;12:327–44.Search in Google Scholar
6. Layfield C, Rose J, Alford A, Snyder SR, Apple FS, Chowdhury FM, et al. Effectiveness of practices for improving the diagnostic accuracy of non ST elevation myocardial infarction in the emergency department: a laboratory medicine best practices™ systematic review. Clin Biochem 2015;48:204–12.Search in Google Scholar
7. Fatemi HM, Van Vaerenbergh I. Significance of premature progesterone rise in IVF. Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 2015;27:242–8.Search in Google Scholar
This article (DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/cclm-2016-0980) contains supplementary material, available to authorized users.
©2017 Walter de Gruyter GmbH, Berlin/Boston