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Steroid protection in the experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis model of multiple sclerosis
Based on evidence that pregnant women with multiple sclerosis (MS) show a decline in the relapse rate during the third trimester and an increase during the first 3 months postpartum, the suggestion was made that high levels ...
Experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis evolution was not modified by multiple infections with Strongyloides venezuelensis
P>According to the hygiene hypothesis, the increased incidence of allergic and autoimmune diseases in developed countries is mainly explained by the decreased contact between the human population and certain environmental ...
Pharmacotherapy with 17β-estradiol and progesterone prevents development of mouse experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis
(De Gruyter, 2010-01-01)
Pregnant women with multiple sclerosis (MS) show disease remission in the third trimester concomitant with high circulating levels of sex steroids. Rodent experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis (EAE) is an accepted model ...
Association of myelin peptide with vitamin D prevents autoimmune encephalomyelitis development
Multiple sclerosis is a chronic, inflammatory and demyelinating disease of the central nervous system (CNS). As there is no cure for this disease, new therapeutic strategies and prophylactic measures are necessary. We ...
Decreased production of TNF-alpha by lymph node cells indicates experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis remission in Lewis rats
(Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Ministério da Saúde, 2010-05-01)
Experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis (EAE) is mediated by CD4+ Th1 cells that mainly secrete IFN-γ and TNF-α, important cytokines in the pathophysiology of the disease. Spontaneous remission is, in part, attributed ...
Modulatory effects of tuberculosis vaccines on experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis
(Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), Centro de Estudos de Venenos e Animais Peçonhentos (CEVAP), 2014)
Efeito do interferon tipo I na indução da função tolerogênica das células dendríticas plasmocitóides na encefalomielite experimental autoimune = Effect of type I interferon induction of tolerogenic function of plasmacytoid dendritic cells in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitisEffect of type I interferon induction of tolerogenic function of plasmacytoid dendritic cells in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis