• In vitro culture of human and animal cells and testing in immunological assays, including proliferation, cytokine secretion, cell activation, flow cytometry, ELISA, ELISPOT
  • Experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis; in vivo assessment of specific immunomodulatory agents
  • Histological analysis of brain tissues, including immunohistochemistry, confocal microscopy.
  • Proteomic approaches to study brain proteins, including affinity and size-exclusion chromatography, 1D & 2D gels, Western blotting, protein purification
  • Molecular Biological approaches including HLA typing, RT-PCR, RNase protection assays, DNA sequencing