Autoimmune diatheses and T lymphocyte immunoincompetences in BB rats.

@article{Maclaren1983AutoimmuneDA,
  title={Autoimmune diatheses and T lymphocyte immunoincompetences in BB rats.},
  author={Noel K. Maclaren and Melissa E. Elder and Vestena Robbins and William Riley},
  journal={Metabolism: clinical and experimental},
  year={1983},
  volume={32 7 Suppl 1},
  pages={92-6}
}
BB rats were found to have autoantibodies to gastric parietal cells, thyroid colloid antigens, smooth muscle, and thymocytes. No autoantibodies reactive with pancreatic islet cells (cytoplasmic), thyroid epithelial cells, adrenal cortex, testes, or anterior pituitary sections were identified. BB rats with gastric parietal autoantibodies had modest degrees… CONTINUE READING