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production of antibodies against the tissues of your own body

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Identification of tissue transglutaminase as the autoantigen of celiac disease.
1 Autoimmune DM is characterised by the presence of one or more islet-specific autoantibodies, including islet cell autoantibodies (ICA), insulin (IAA) and autoantibodies directed against the three major islet autoantigens - glutamic acid decarboxylase 65 (GADA), protein tyrosine phosphatase IA-2A and its isoform IA-2b/phogrin (IA-2bA).
4: the role of auto-antibody and autoantigen like nucleic acids and poly(ADP-ribose) in systemic autoimmune disease SLE has long been debated.
The Rheumatoid Arthritis-Associated Autoantigen hnRNP-A2 (RA33) Is a Major Stimulator of Autoimmunity in Rats with Pristane-Induced Arthritis.
Efficacy of combination treatment with fingolimod (FTY720) plus pathogenic autoantigen in a glucose-6-phosphate isomerase peptide ([GPI.
As the major autoantigen of antiphospholipid syndrome (APS), [[beta].
In addition, it also functions as an autoantigen in two autoimmune diseases: psoriasis, a chronic inflammatory skin disease [11] and lupus erythematosus, a systemic autoimmune disease [16].
All chapters have been revised and updated to include recent developments, such as the discovery of the major autoantigen in membranous nephropathy and the latest data on issues in therapeutics like blood pressure targets and the use of RAS (renin-angiotensin system) blockade.
It was demonstrated that antigenic myositis-specific autoantigens are expressed in both tumor cells and myoblasts, and then myositis-specific autoantigen is expressed in an initial tumor leading to the generation of both specific T and B cells targeting those antigens, and subsequently stimulate immune responses previously generated in the anti-tumor response.
Inhibition of autoantigen expression by (-)-epigallocatechin-3-gallate (the major constituent of green tea) in normal human cells.
The autoantigen boost produced T-regs that were on the lookout for those proteins.
Harley Tse and Michael Shaw were the first to demonstrate that two T cell epitopes of the autoantigen apoB100 are deeply involved in the development of the disease.
Human desmocollin 1 (Dscl) is an autoantigen for the subcorneal pustular dermatosis type of IgA pemphigus.
Zhang L, Nakayama M and GS Eisenbarth Insulin as an autoantigen in NOD/human diabetes.