Funding for this research was provided by:
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (I01 BX002034)
National Multiple Sclerosis Society (RG4625-A-2)
Received: 10 June 2017
Accepted: 27 August 2017
First Online: 2 September 2017
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Protocols for handling human brain tissues obtained at autopsy were approved by the Institutional Review Board of the University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD.We certify that all applicable institutional and governmental regulations concerning the ethical use of animals were followed during the course of this research. Animal experiments were performed under a protocol approved by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee of the University of Maryland, Baltimore, and in accordance with the relevant guidelines and regulations as stipulated in the United States National Institutes of Health Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals. All efforts were made to minimize the number of animals used and their suffering.
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