Myelin Basic Protein (87-99)
Cat. No. 3399
Biological ActivityEncephalitogenic peptide that induces T cell proliferation with Th1 polarization in the CNS. Major antigenic component implicated in the pathophysiology of multiple sclerosis.
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Jones et al (1992) The synthetic 87-99 peptide of myelin basic protein is encelphalitogenic in Buffalo rats. J.Neuroimmunol. 37 203. PMID: 1373154.
Hofstetter et al (2005) Does the frequency and avidity spectrum of the neuroantigen-specific T cells in the blood mirror the autoimmune process in the central nervous system of mice undergoing experimental allergic encephalomyelitis? J.Immunol. 22 4598.
Deraos et al (2008) Citrullination of linear and cyclic altered peptide ligands from myelin basic protein (MBP87-99) epitope elicits a Th1 polarized response by T cells isolated from multiple sclerosis patients: Implications in triggering disease. J.Med.Chem. 51 7834. PMID: 19053745.
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