A Fresh Perspective: Could Gut Bacteria be the Cause of Neurodegenerative Diseases?

Why molecular mimicry is important in Autoimmune Disease Molecular mimicry is the concept which used to explain why in autoimmune disease the immune system starts attacking self-tissue. Essentially, the “patterns” which are expressed on the surface of bacteria, viruses and even plant viruses which stimulate an immune response, have the same patterns that are reflected…