Friday December 15th 2017

UVB Light Attenuates the Systemic Immune Response in CNS Autoimmunity (P1.217)

CONCLUSIONS: UVB radiation of the skin can induce systemic immune regulation and tolerance via the induction of skin-derived tolerogenic DCs and Tregs. This has implications for the understanding or therapeutic modulation of environmental factors which influence autoimmune disorders such as MS.Disclosure: Dr. Breuer has nothing to disclose. Dr. Schwab has nothing to disclose. Dr. Schneider-Hohendorf has nothing to disclose. Dr. Marziniak has received personal compensation for activities with Merck Serono, Biogen Idec, Bayer Pharmaceuticals Inc., Teva Neuroscience, Sanofi-Aventis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and Novartis. Dr. Marziniak has received research support from Merck Serono, Bayer Pharmaceuticals Inc., and Beiersdorf. Dr. Mohan has nothing to disclose. Dr. Bhatia has nothing to disclose….

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UVB Light Attenuates the Systemic Immune Response in CNS Autoimmunity (P1.217)

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