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Loss of Suppressor-inducer T-Cells in Chronic-progressive Multiple Sclerosis: Preliminary Results

  • Mauro Zaffaroni
  • Silvano Rossini
  • Rosalia Palma
  • Angelo Ghezzi
  • Stellio Marforio
  • Carlo L. Cazzullo
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 257)

Abstract

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) has long been postulated to be an autoimmune disease of the Central Nervous System with a possible viral origin and with relevant abnormalities in immunoregulation (1). The most important immunological finding in MS is a defective T-suppressor activity which is proven by functional assays as by phenotypic characterization (2).

Keywords

Multiple Sclerosis Multiple Sclerosis Patient Active Multiple Sclerosis Progressive Multiple Sclerosis Patient Chronic Progressive Multiple Sclerosis 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Mauro Zaffaroni
    • 1
  • Silvano Rossini
    • 1
    • 2
  • Rosalia Palma
    • 1
    • 2
  • Angelo Ghezzi
    • 1
  • Stellio Marforio
    • 1
  • Carlo L. Cazzullo
    • 1
  1. 1.Centro Studi Sclerosi MultiplaUniversità di Milano - Ospedale di GallarateItaly
  2. 2.Centro ImmunotrasfusionaleOspedale L.SaccoMilanoItaly

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