Multiple sclerosis: a survey of alternative hypotheses concerning aetiology, pathogenesis and predisposing factors.

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There is abundant evidence that both environmental and genetic factors play a role in the aetiology and pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis. Currently, a virus infection and an abnormality of T-cell function are favoured candidates for the environmental and genetic factors, respectively. However, as long as convincing evidence for a specific viral infection… (More)

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@article{Ford1987MultipleSA, title={Multiple sclerosis: a survey of alternative hypotheses concerning aetiology, pathogenesis and predisposing factors.}, author={Holland C. Ford}, journal={Medical hypotheses}, year={1987}, volume={24 2}, pages={201-7} }