MBP gene

Known as: MYELIN A1 PROTEIN, BASIC, MYELIN MEMBRANE ENCEPHALITOGENIC PROTEIN, HMBP 
This gene plays a role in myelin sheath formation.
National Institutes of Health

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1977-2017
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the use of estriol in the treatment of experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis (EAE) and other cell… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We have identified a novel transcription unit of 105 kilobases (called the Golli-mbp gene) that encompasses the mouse myelin… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We constructed a transgenic mouse model that mimics the human autoimmune disease multiple sclerosis in its spontaneous induction… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The peptide rAc1-11 represents the dominant T cell epitope of rat myelin basic protein (MBP) in mice of the H-2u haplotype… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
IMMUNIZATION with myelin basic protein (MBP) induces experimental allergic encephalomyelitis (EAE), a prototype of CD4+ T-cell… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Oral administration of myelin basic protein (MBP) is an effective way of suppressing experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis (EAE), a demyelinating disease of the central nervous system that can be induced in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
To define a role for the cytokine tumor necrosis factor (TNF) in immune-mediated demyelination, the effect of anti-TNF antibody… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Experimental allergic encephalomyelitis (EAE) is a paralytic autoimmune disease induced in susceptible animals by active… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The gene for mouse myelin basic protein (MBP) was mapped to chromosome 18 by hybridization of cloned MBP probes to DNA from… (More)
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