Mechanisms of autoimmune encephalitis  in vitro and in vivo

Autoimmune Encephalitis in Denmark, National Cohorts

Relevance of basal ganglia antibodies

Anti-IgLON5 Disease

Stem cells as a model of autoimmune encephalitis


Diagnostic assays in Autoimmune Encephalitis

Recent papers

CSF-Neurofilament Light Chain Levels in NMDAR and LGI1 Encephalitis: A National Cohort Study.

Nissen MS, Ryding M, Nilsson AC, Madsen JS, Olsen DA, Halekoh U, Lydolph M, Illes Z, Blaabjerg M.

Front Immunol. 2021 Dec 16;12:719432. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2021.719432. eCollection 2021

NMDA‑receptor encephalitis in Denmark from 2009 to 2019: a national cohort study

Nissen M, Ørvik MS, Nilsson AC, Ryding M, Lydolph M, Blaabjerg M.

J Neurol. 2021 Aug 5. doi: 10.1007/s00415-021-10738-9

Autoimmun Encefalitis - Statusartikel

Anna Christine Nilsson, Mette Scheller Nissen, Matias Ryding og Morten Blaabjerg

Ugeskr Læger 2021;183:V01210018

Neurodegeneration Induced by Anti-IgLON5 Antibodies Studied in Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Human Neurons

Ryding M, Gamre M, Nissen MS, Nilsson AC, Okarmus J, Poulsen AAE, Meyer M, Blaabjerg M

Cells 202110(4), 837;

Autoimmune encephalitis: current knowledge on subtypes, disease mechanisms and treatment.

Nissen M, Ryding M, Meyer M, Blaabjerg M

CNS Neurol. Disord. Drug Targets,

2020 Jul 8.

doi: 10.2174/1871527319666200708133103

Anti-IgLON5 Disease: A Case With 11-Year Clinical Course and Review of the Literature.

Nissen MS, Blaabjerg M

 2019 Oct 2;10:1056. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2019.01056.

Stiff person syndrome: still a difficult and overlooked diagnosis

Nissen MS, Forberg J, Bode M, Blaabjerg M

 2019 Sep 2;181(36).


Overview of ongoing projects within the research group

AE in patients with CSF pleocytosis of unknown origin