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Current Concepts of Autoimmune Neurological Diseases

Current Concepts of Autoimmune Neurological Diseases

Current Concepts of Autoimmune Neurological Diseases

  • Editor: Dr. Dusanka Skundric
  • Publisher: OMICS International
  • Chapter 1      
    Influences of genetic traits, epigenetic and environmental cues in regulation of autoimmune responses to myelin specific antigens
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  • Chapter 2      
    More than restriction: an active role of BBB in pathophysiology of autoimmune response � on the boundary between supporting homeostasis vs. inflammatory infiltration of CNS
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  • Chapter 3      
    Broad spectrum specificity of autoimmune responses directed to myelin and non-myelin specific antigenic epitopes in multiple sclerosis and other neurological diseases
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  • Chapter 4      
    Specific role of myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein (MOG) in autoimmune neurological diseases
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  • Chapter 5      
    Role of inflammation in demyelination and axonal, oligodendroglial and neuronal damage
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  • Chapter 6      
    Experimental models of human neurological diseases: resemblance is critical
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  • Chapter 7      
    Mechanisms of autoimmune CD4+ T cell mediated inflammation
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  • Chapter 8      
    Interleukin-16 in regulation of CD4+ T cell mediated autoimmune responses; role of cytokines
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  • Chapter 9      
    Cell-cell interactions with CD4+ T cells, including NK-T, B cells, mast cells, basophils, and
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  • Chapter 10      
    other in regulation of inflammation
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  • Chapter 11      
    Dissimilarity between autoimmune responses in children compared to adult multiple sclerosis and other neurological diseases; Clinical heterogeneity of MS; Cognitive and behavioral changes and socioeconomic impact
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  • Chapter 12      
    Role of viruses in regulation of infection, autoimmune responses and cancer � common premises for therapy
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  • Dr. Dusanka Skundric

    Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 421E Canfield, 2226 Elliman Building, Detroit, MI 48201

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