Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis

Models, Disease Biology and Experimental Therapy

Edited by Robert Weissert

University of Regensburg Medical School, Germany

Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis - Models, Disease Biology and Experimental Therapy is totally focused on the model of multiple sclerosis, experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis (EAE). The book chapters give a very good and in depth overview about the currently existing and most used EAE models. In addition, chapters dealing with novel experimental therapeutic approaches demonstrate the usefulness of the EAE model for MS research. With an international perspective, this book features contributions from authors throughout the world, Australia, Germany, Japan, Spain, Taiwan, and USA. There is an impressive international Faculty that provides insight into current research themes. This further demonstrates the importance of EAE in research all over the world. The book will provide established researchers and students with novel insights and guidance for their research and will help to push the field forward.

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Experimental Autoimmune EncephalomyelitisModels, Disease Biology and Experimental TherapyEdited by Robert Weissert

Published: February 3rd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1190

ISBN: 978-953-51-0038-6

Copyright year: 2012

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11304 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

9 Web of Science Citations

10 Dimensions Citations

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1. Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis

By Robert Weissert

2418

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2. Studies on the CNS Histopathology of EAE and Its Correlation with Clinical and Immunological Parameters

By Stefanie Kuerten, Klaus Addicks and Paul V. Lehmann

2471

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3. Assessment of Neuroinflammation in Transferred EAE Via a Translocator Protein Ligand

By F. Mattner, M. Staykova, P. Callaghan, P. Berghofer, P. Ballantyne, M.C. Gregoire, S. Fordham, T. Pham, G. Rahardjo, T. Jackson, D. Linares and A. Katsifis

990

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4. The Role of CCR7-Ligands in Developing Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis

By Taku Kuwabara, Yuriko Tanaka, Fumio Ishikawa, Hideki Nakano and Terutaka Kakiuchi

909

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5. Therapeutic Effects of the Sphingosine 1-Phosphate Receptor Modulator, Fingolimod (FTY720), on Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis

By Kenji Chiba, Hirotoshi Kataoka, Noriyasu Seki and Kunio Sugahara

1690

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6. Effects of Anxiolytic Drugs in Animal Models of Multiple Sclerosis

By Silvia Novío, Manuel Freire-Garabal and María Jesús Núñez-Iglesias

1365

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7. Immunomodulation of Potent Antioxidant Agents: Preclinical Study to Clinical Application in Multiple Sclerosis

By Shyi-Jou Chen Hueng-Chuen Fan and Huey-Kang Sytwu

1461

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