Session 1292: Autoimmunity

Cochair(s): N Rose,
Date: Tue 12 February 2002, Time: 11:30 - 13:00
Location: Amphithéâtre Duclaux

Oral Presentations

Time Number Title / Authors / Affiliations
11:30 110 Thyroid autoimmunity and breast cancer
PP Smyth, RM Dwyer, DF Smith, AD Hill, M Dermott, NJ O'Higgins
University College Dublin and St Vincent's University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
11:45 111 H+K+-ATPase-specific Th1-type immune response in gastric mucosa of patients with autoimmune gastritis
MM D'Elios, A Amedei, MP Bergman, A Azzurri, M Benagiano, BJ Appelmelk, G Del Prete
1Department of Internal Medicine, University of Florence Medical School, Firenze, Italy, 2Dpt of Medical Microbiology, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
12:00 112 16Alpha-hydroxydehydroepiandrosterone a potential marker for what?
R Hampl
Instutute of Endocrinology, Prague, Czech Republic Czech Republic
12:15 113 *Regulatory CD8^(+) T cells control autoreactive CD4^(+) clones in healthy subjects
M Molteni, C Rossetti, R Scorza, LD Kohn
1Group of Applied Biology, Varese, Italy, 2Edison Biotechnology Institute, Ohio University, Konneker Research Labs. The Ridge Athens, Ohio 45701-2979
12:30 114 Prevention of adjuvant arthritis and pristane induced arthritis in lewis rats by incomplete Freund adjuvant (IFA) or complete Freunds adjuvant (CFA)
OK Kohashi, Z Hossain, L Zhang
Saga Medical School, Saga, Saga Japan
12:45 115 HAM/TSP : rendez-vous of Thy1, CD7 antigens and HTLV-1 gag protein ?
YP Plumelle
University hospital Center of Fort de France, Fort de France, Martinique, France
13:00 116 Splenic lymphoma presenting as warm autoimmune hemolytic anemia associated with pure red cell aplasia - demonstration of a humoral factor suppressing bone marrow erythropoiesis
A Zeidman, Z Fradin, Y Barac, D Bendayan, M Mittelman, J Orlin
Rabin Medical Center, Hasharon Hospital, Petah-Tikva, ISRAEL Israel

Poster Presentations

Number Title / Authors / Affiliations
117 RNA expression of enzymes participating in pyrimidine and purine metabolism in human peripheral blood leukocytes collected from patients suffering from Graves’ or Hashimoto’s disease.
E Brzezianskaa, A Lewinskia, M Karbownika, K Zasadaa, M Migdalska-Seka, D Pastuszak-Lewandoskab
aDepartment of Thyroidology Institute of Endocrinology, Poland. bPolish Mother’s Memorial Hospital-Research Institute Lódz, Medical University, Lodz, Poland
118 Therapy of fibroblast-induced cartilage destruction in a novel SCID mouse model.
U Sack, A Hirth, U Anderegg, K Wiedemeier, B Funke, J Richter, F Krahnert, F Emmrich, J Lehmann
1Institute of Clinical Immunology, 2Department of Dermatology; University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany, 3Institute of Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Leipzig, Germany
119 Is cytopenia in some patients with myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) associated with the autoaggressive activity of T-cells?
R Neuwirtová, V Cukrová
11st Med Clin, Dept Clin Hematol, Charles University Hospital, Prague, Czech Republic, 2Inst Hematol Blood Transf, Prague, Czech Republic