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Low Dose Rapamycin Exacerbates Autoimmune Experimental Uveitis

  • Zili Zhang mail,

    zhangzi@ohsu.edu (ZZ); rosenbaj@ohsu.edu (JTR)

    Affiliation: Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America

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  • Xiumei Wu,

    Affiliation: Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America

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  • Jie Duan,

    Affiliation: Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America

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  • David Hinrichs,

    Affiliation: Portland VA Medical Center, Portland, Oregon, United States of America

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  • Keith Wegmann,

    Affiliation: Portland VA Medical Center, Portland, Oregon, United States of America

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  • Gary L. Zhang,

    Affiliation: Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America

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  • Mark Hall,

    Affiliation: Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America

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  • James T. Rosenbaum mail

    zhangzi@ohsu.edu (ZZ); rosenbaj@ohsu.edu (JTR)

    Affiliations: Department of Ophthalmology, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America, Department of Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America

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  • Published: May 04, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0036589

About the Authors

Zili Zhang, Xiumei Wu, Jie Duan, Gary L. Zhang, Mark Hall
Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America
David Hinrichs, Keith Wegmann
Portland VA Medical Center, Portland, Oregon, United States of America
James T. Rosenbaum
Department of Ophthalmology, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America
James T. Rosenbaum
Department of Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

Dr. James Rosenbaum serves as an academic editor for PLoS ONE. This does not alter the authors' adherence to all the PLoS ONE policies on sharing data and materials. The other authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ZZ JTR DH. Performed the experiments: ZZ XW JD GLZ KW MH. Analyzed the data: ZZ JTR DH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KW. Wrote the paper: ZZ.