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production of antibodies against the tissues of your own body

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The agent can cause Auto Immune Disease, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, and chronic skin conditions such as lupus.
All the money raised will be donated to help people suffering with Myasthenia Gravis, an auto immune disease characterised by fluctuating muscle disease.
Lupus is a chronic, auto immune disease which causes inflammation of various parts of the body, especially the skin, joints, blood, and kidneys.
Immunex is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the research, development, manufacture and marketing of products to treat cancer and auto immune disease.
And as much as medical science remains in the dark about the genesis of this auto immune disease, it is clear that needlessly inviting this disease into one's life could be due to young people adopting a thoughtless lifestyle -- excessive love for junk food, derision for exercise and ignorance of the effects of stress.
Furthermore, the market is segmented on the basis of its therapeutic applications such as auto immune diseases, hormonal imbalances, oncology, orphan/rare diseases (Hemophilia, Ribose-5-phosphate isomerase deficiency (RPI deficiency), Cystic Fibrosis, and Wilson's disease) and others (pain management, allergies, hepatitis C, and aesthetic treatment).