Neuroinflammation and demyelination in multiple sclerosis after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Archives of neurology, Volume 67, Issue 6, p.716-22 (2010)

Keywords:

2010, Adult, Amyloid beta-Protein Precursor, Antigens, CD, Case-Control Studies, Center-Authored Paper, Clinical Research Division, Demyelinating Diseases, Encephalitis, Female, hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Multiple Sclerosis, Postmortem Changes, Statistics, Nonparametric, T-Lymphocyte Subsets, Transplantation, Homologous

Abstract:

To evaluate the effects of allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (allo-HSCT) on the brains of persons with and without multiple sclerosis (MS) by means of postmortem histopathological examination.