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Rheumatoid factor (RF) in idiotypic regulation of autoimmunity.

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Posted 17 June 2014 - 05:22 AM

Rheumatoid factor (RF) in idiotypic regulation of autoimmunity.


RF detected by agglutination of tanned IgG-loaded erythrocytes is involved in negative idiotypic regulation of lymphocytes specific to autoimmunity-inducing antigens. PubMed, Int J Rheum Dis. 2014 Mar 26. (Also see: Autoimmunity and Autoantibodies)


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