Interferon-–Producing T Cells, Pregnancy, and Postpartum Relapses of Multiple Sclerosis
Posted Jan 22 2010 12:00am
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Annette Langer-Gould, MD, PhD; Rohit Gupta, BS; Stella Huang, DO; Adam Hagan, DDS; Kondala Atkuri, PhD; Amethyst D. Leimpeter, MS; Kathleen B. Albers, MPH; Eleni Greenwood, BS; Stephen K. Van Den Eeden, PhD; Lawrence Steinman, MD; Lorene M. Nelson, PhD
Arch Neurol. 2010;67(1):51-57.
Objective To determine whether fluctuations in functionalT-cell subsets can explain why multiple sclerosis (MS) relapsesdecline during pregnancy and increase in the postpartum period.
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