|Regulatory T Cells and Autoimmunity|
Friday, December 7, 2012
"Regulatory T Cells and Autoimmunity"
Song-Guo Zheng, MD, Ph.D.
Division of Rheumatology and Immunology
Keck School of Medicine
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA.
7:30 a.m.: Radiology Conference, Sitterley Board Room, Room, 8305
9:00 a.m.: Grand Rounds, Sitterley Board Room, Room 8305
Objectives: Participants should be able to:
1. Describe how regulatory T cells develop and function
2. Explain how all-trans retinoic acid stabilizes Treg plasticity and functionality in inflammatory conditions
3. Identify head-to-head comparison of the therapeutic effects of natural and induced regulatory T cells on established autoimmune diseases
Target Audience: Physicians and other health care providers
Disclosure: Dr.Zheng has nothing to disclose.