Tolerance and Autoimmunity

Basics of the Immune System

Antigen Recognition by lymphocytes

T cell differentiation in the thymus

MHC Restriction

Maturation of T cells in the thymus

Life after "the thymus"

T cell-mediated autoimmunity

T cell-mediated autoimmune diseases

Protective autoimmunity Ė (by autoreactive Th2 cells)