encephalitogen


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encephalitogen

(ɛnˌsɛfəˈlaɪtədʒən)
n
(Pathology) an agent that is able to produce encephalitis
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1987) Myelin basic protein as an encephalitogen in encephalomyelitis and polyneuritis following rabies vaccination.
In-vivo and in-vitro immunological cross-reaction between basic encephalitogen and synthetic basic polypeptides capable of suppressing experimental allergic encephalomyelitis.
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