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What does CIA stand for?

CIA stands for Collagen-Induced Arthritis

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ARTICLE INFO Keywords: Rheumatoid arthritis Collagen-induced arthritis Kirenol Herba Siegesbeckiae T cell Immunosuppression ABSTRACT Rheumatoid arthritis is characterized by the imbalance of T cells, which leads to increased pro-inflammatory and reduced anti-inflammatory cytokines.
from the Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS) in the UK found that treatment with fluoxetine and citalopram, which are available under the trade name Prozac and Celexa respectively, significantly inhibited disease progression of collagen-induced arthritis (CIA) in mice.
We have previously demonstrated that dietary boron (B) supplementation was able to prevent the onset of, and ameliorate ongoing, collagen-induced arthritis, as well as significantly reduce the incidence of experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis, suggesting that Boron has anti-inflammatory properties.