Questions pertaining to the production of an immune response to self tissues/molecules.

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Autoimmunity and central tolerance

Where in the body are self antigens important? In terms of central tolerance and autoimmunity, but also in terms of T cell activation?
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Possible long term side effects of IV iodine contrast

There are some illnesses that are linked with Iodine deficiency, most notably Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and Parkinson's. The resulting correlations suggest that mortality from Parkinsonism, ...
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What are the biomarkers for autoimmune diseases? Significancy, related diseases, detecting mechanisms

I think this is a trick question, since to understand what are the biomarkers we need to understand what are the encoding genes that make the antibodies. Then, I would explain the reason why to ...