Michael Platten

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Publications

  1. pmc Blocking angiotensin-converting enzyme induces potent regulatory T cells and modulates TH1- and TH17-mediated autoimmunity
    Michael Platten
    Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Beckman Center for Molecular Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:14948-53. 2009
  2. pmc Angiotensin II sustains brain inflammation in mice via TGF-beta
    Tobias V Lanz
    Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    J Clin Invest 120:2782-94. 2010
  3. ncbi Treatment of autoimmune neuroinflammation with a synthetic tryptophan metabolite
    Michael Platten
    Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Beckman Center for Molecular Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Science 310:850-5. 2005

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  1. pmc Blocking angiotensin-converting enzyme induces potent regulatory T cells and modulates TH1- and TH17-mediated autoimmunity
    Michael Platten
    Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Beckman Center for Molecular Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:14948-53. 2009
    ..Modulation of the RAAS with inexpensive, safe pharmaceuticals used by millions worldwide is an attractive therapeutic strategy for application to human autoimmune diseases...
  2. pmc Angiotensin II sustains brain inflammation in mice via TGF-beta
    Tobias V Lanz
    Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    J Clin Invest 120:2782-94. 2010
    ..These data suggest that AT1R antagonists, frequently prescribed as antihypertensives, may be useful to interrupt this proinflammatory, CNS-specific pathway in individuals with MS...
  3. ncbi Treatment of autoimmune neuroinflammation with a synthetic tryptophan metabolite
    Michael Platten
    Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Beckman Center for Molecular Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Science 310:850-5. 2005
    ..Trp catabolites and their derivatives offer a new strategy for treating T(H)1-mediated autoimmune diseases such as MS...