Molecular Basis of Multiple Sclerosis

The Immune System

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ISBN: 978-3-642-14152-2 (Print) 978-3-642-14153-9 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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    Pages 1-19

    The Genetics of Multiple Sclerosis

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    Pages 21-42

    Potential Triggers of MS

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    Pages 43-74

    Immunological Basis for the Development of Tissue Inflammation and Organ-Specific Autoimmunity in Animal Models of Multiple Sclerosis

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    Pages 75-98

    T-Cells in Multiple Sclerosis

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    Pages 99-113

    B Cells and Antibodies in MS

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    Pages 115-126

    Cooperation of B Cells and T Cells in the Pathogenesis of Multiple Sclerosis

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    Pages 127-147

    Role of NK Cells and Invariant NKT Cells in Multiple Sclerosis

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    Pages 149-172

    Antigen Processing and Presentation in Multiple Sclerosis

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    Pages 173-196

    Immune-Mediated CNS Damage

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    Pages 197-216

    Neuro-Immune Crosstalk in CNS Diseases

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    Pages 217-235

    Prospects for Antigen-Specific Tolerance Based Therapies for the Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis

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    Pages 237-257

    Immuno-Therapeutic Potential of Haematopoietic and Mesenchymal Stem Cell Transplantation in MS

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    Pages 259-285

    Multiple Sclerosis Therapies: Molecular Mechanisms and Future

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    Pages 287-301

    Examination of the Role of MRI in Multiple Sclerosis: A Problem Orientated Approach

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 303-307