Mechanisms of action of intravenous immunoglobulin in autoimmune and inflammatory diseases

J. Bayry, M. Thirion, N. Misra, N. Thorenoor, S. Delignat, S. Lacroix-Desmazes, B. Bellon, S. Kaveri, M. D. Kazatchkine

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Abstract

Intravenous immunoglobulins (IVIg) exert a broad range of immunoregularoty functions that provide a basis for the beneficial effects of IVIg in autoimmune and systemic inflammatory disorders. This review focuses on the effects f IVIg on humoral and cellular inmmunity that may be of relevance for the treatment of inflammatory neurological diseases.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)S217-S221
JournalNeurological Sciences
Volume24
Issue numberSUPPL. 4
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 2003

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dermatology
  • Clinical Neurology
  • Psychiatry and Mental health

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