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Neuroimmunology for the Non-neuroimmunologist

  • Andrew R. Pachner
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Abstract

After two exceedingly brief reviews of immunology and neurology, we are ready for an exceedingly brief review of neuroimmunology. Neuroimmunology is a nascent field and our understanding of most of the field is relatively shallow. This chapter serves as a brief historical review of trends in the field and an introduction to the remainder of the book.

Keywords

Human Immunodeficiency Virus Multiple Sclerosis Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis West Nile Virus Rabies Virus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrew R. Pachner
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  1. 1.Department of Neurology and Neuroscience New Jersey Medical SchoolUniversity of Medicine and Dentistry of New JerseyNewarkUSA

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