Lymphocyte subsets in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis: a longitudinal study of B lymphocytes and T lymphocytes.


Changes in lymphocyte subset populations may provide clues to the dysimmune mechanisms involved in relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS). The lymphocyte subgroup CD4+ CD45RA+, thought to be responsible for the induction of suppression is decreased in some patients with MS compared to controls. A possible role for another lymphocyte subset, CD19+CD5… (More)