Decreased T-cell reactivity to Epstein-Barr virus-infected lymphoblastoid cell lines in multiple sclerosis
Posted Jan 14 2009 8:22pm
The cause of MS is not known but many factors are implicated including possibly viruses. The authors investigated immunity to Epstein-Barr virus in people with MS and found fewer immune cells, suggesting that it might somehow be involved.
authors: Pender MP, Csurhes PA, Lenarczyk A, Pfluger CM, Burrows SR