New predictors of disease

@inproceedings{Notkins2007NewPO,
  title={New predictors of disease},
  author={Abner Louis Notkins},
  year={2007}
}
M A R C H 2 0 0 7 A middle-aged woman—call her Anne— was taken aback when one day her right hand refused to hold a pen. A few weeks later her right foot began to drag reluctantly behind her left. After her symptoms worsened over months, she consulted a neurologist. Anne, it turned out, was suffering from multiple sclerosis, a potentially disabling type of autoimmune disease. The immune system normally jumps into action in response to bacteria and viruses, deploying antibodies, other molecules… CONTINUE READING
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