Neuroimmunology for the Non-neuroimmunologist

  • Andrew R. Pachner


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.


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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