The lab investigates T cell reactivity and disease progression in Parkinson’s disease. Findings suggest immune cells are responsible for disease

Sette Lab
Alessandro Sette, Dr.Biol.Sci.
Center for Autoimmunity and Inflammation, Center for Infectious Disease and Vaccine Research

Alessandro Sette, Dr. Biol. Sci., defines in chemical terms the specific structures (epitopes) that the immune system recognizes and uses this knowledge to measure and understand immune responses.

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Jul 6, 2017 Research News
Parkinson’s Disease

The idea that a malfunctioning immune system contributes to Parkinson’s dates back almost 100 years but never gained any traction.

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Jan 4, 2016
Alessandro Sette

Dr. Sette is currently a Professor and Member of the La Jolla Institute’s Infectious Disease and Vaccine Center. Dr. Sette

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