New abstract: T cell cross-reactivity alone does not imply autoimmunity 
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 New abstract: T cell cross-reactivity alone does not imply autoimmunity

Multiple cross-reactive self-ligands for Borrelia burgdorferi-specific
HLA-DR4-restricted T cells.
Maier B; Molinger M; Cope AP; Fugger L; Schneider-Mergener J;
Sonderstrup G; Kamradt T; Kramer A
Deutsches Rheumaforschungszentrum Berlin, Germany.
SOURCE: Eur J Immunol 2000 Feb;30(2):448-457
[Record as supplied by publisher]
CITATION IDS: PMID: 10671200 UI: No Cit. ID assigned

"Thus, T cell cross-reactivity is a common phenomenon and the existence
of cross-reactive epitopes alone does not imply molecular mimicry-
mediated pathology and autoimmunity."

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