Total lymphoid irradiation as an immunosuppressive agent for transplantation and the treatment of 'autoimmune' disease: a review.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Total lymphoid irradiation (TLI) is a powerful immunosuppressive agent. This immunosuppression has the potential for clinical application in certain selected situations. In this review, the immunological changes produced by TLI and its potential applications in organ transplantation and the treatment of certain 'autoimmune' diseases are discussed.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Halperin, EC

Published Date

  • March 1, 1985

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 36 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 125 - 130

PubMed ID

  • 3933886

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0009-9260

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0009-9260(85)80094-5


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England