Inhibitory effects of incomplete Freund's adjuvant on experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis.

@article{Zamora2002InhibitoryEO,
  title={Inhibitory effects of incomplete Freund's adjuvant on experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis.},
  author={Alex Zamora and Agata Matejuk and Marc B Silverman and Arthur A. Vandenbark and Halina Offner},
  journal={Autoimmunity},
  year={2002},
  volume={35 1},
  pages={21-8}
}
Freund's incomplete adjuvant (IFA), an aqueous/oil emulsion that is widely used in combination with antigenic proteins and peptides to induce tolerance, is considered to be immunologically inert. However, sporadic reports indicate that IFA may itself have inhibitory properties on induction of adjuvant induced arthritis and spontaneous diabetes. In the… CONTINUE READING