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Non-encephalitogenic antigen-induced suppression and reversal of allergic encephalomyelitis

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EXPERIMENTAL allergic encephalomyelitis (EAE) is an autoimmune disease of the central nervous system1 induced in experimental animals by the myelin basic protein (BP)2 or specific peptide regions derived from the BP3 emulsified with Freund's complete adjuvant (FCA).

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  1. Department of Surgery and Microbiology, St Luke's Hospital Center and Columbia University, New York, New York, 10025

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