neuroimmunology


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neu•ro•im•mu•nol•o•gy

(ˌnʊər oʊˌɪm yəˈnɒl ə dʒi, ˌnyʊər-)
n.
a branch of immunology concerned with the interactions between immunological and nervous system functions.
[1980–85]
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Founded in 1978 as one of the world's first global biotechnology companies by Charles Weissman and Nobel Prize winners Walter Gilbert and Phillip Sharp, today Biogen has the leading portfolio of medicines to treat multiple sclerosis; has introduced the first and only approved treatment for spinal muscular atrophy; and is focused on advancing neuroscience research programs in Alzheimer's disease and dementia, neuroimmunology, movement disorders, neuromuscular disorders, pain, ophthalmology, neuropsychiatry, and acute neurology.
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Byline: Neuroimmunology Group of Neurology Branch of Chinese Medical Association, Neuroimmunology Committee of Chinese Society for Immunology, Immunology Society of Chinese Stroke Association.
The neuroimmunopathology portion of this research was supported by the Bart McLean Fund for Neuroimmunology Research/Project Restore (PB and CAP).
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