Autoimmune T cells as potential neuroprotective therapy for spinal cord injury

E. Hauben, U. Nevo, E. Yoles, G. Moalem, E. Agranov, F. Mor, S. Akselrod, M. Neeman, I. R. Cohen, M. Schwartz*

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Autoimmune T cells against central nervous system myelin associated peptide reduce the spread of damage and promote recovery in injured rat spinal cord, findings that might lead to neuroprotective cell therapy without risk of autoimmune disease.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)286-287
Number of pages2
JournalThe Lancet
Issue number9200
StatePublished - 22 Jan 2000
Externally publishedYes


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Alan Brown Foundation

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