Autoimmune diseases are followed by disease hence autoantibodies can acts as a marker for the disease. If an antibody serve as a disease marker it is not completely obligatory also a pathogenic antibody.
Related Journals of Autoimmune markers
Journal of Autoimmune Disorders, Innate Immunity & Immunological Disorders, Immunobiology, Immunological Techniques in Infectious Diseases, Immunooncology
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