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Abdolmohamad Rostami, M.D., Ph.D., Thomas Jefferson University

Caption: Abdolmohamad Rostami, M.D., Ph.D., professor and chairman of the Department of Neurology at Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, and colleagues have identified a driving force behind autoimmune diseases such as multiple sclerosis (MS), and suggest that blocking this cell-signaling molecule is the first step in developing new treatments to eradicate these diseases.

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