Thu, 13 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTA drug that is used to treat multiple sclerosis - alemtuzumab - has been found to reverse some of the physical disability caused by relapsing-remitting MS.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTBreaking research finds that, in an animal model, exercise can strengthen damaged circuits and help unhealthy neurons work more efficiently.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe full range of risk factors for MS are not yet known. Breaking research shows that one contender - level of physical exercise - seems unlikely.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 05:00:00 PDTA study by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) has helped to de-mystify the molecular workings of the multiple sclerosis (MS) drug Tecfidera®.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTResearch has found that experimental drug, laquinimod, could potentially reduce the progression and may even prevent the development of multiple sclerosis.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 05:00:00 PDTPromising early results on the potential benefits of lipoic acid in secondary progressive MS were presented at the 32nd Congress of the European Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple...
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTCells in the immune system of patients with multiple sclerosis behave differently from those of healthy individuals.
Mon, 05 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTScientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University and Siberian State Medical University are developing an early diagnosis system for neurodegenerative disorders.
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 08:00:00 PDTA number of common conditions are mistaken for multiple sclerosis (MS), a disabling central nervous system disease, say researchers at four academic medical centers across the U.
Thu, 11 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTResearchers suggest treating the earliest signs of multiple sclerosis with interferon beta-1b could reduce the risk of diagnosis and reduce relapse rate.
Thu, 14 Jul 2016 02:00:00 PDTStudy finds alterations in the gut microbiomes of treated and untreated MS patients.
Mon, 11 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe cholesterol medicine simvastatin, which is one of the most commonly used pharmaceuticals in the world, also has a beneficial effect on the immune defence system with regard to diseases such as...
Fri, 08 Jul 2016 04:00:00 PDTAn increasing number of clinical studies are pointing to a link between the autoimmune disease multiple sclerosis (MS) and the composition of microbes in the human gut, sparking new research on the...
Thu, 07 Jul 2016 04:00:00 PDTOnce-monthly, self-injected treatment offers new option for people living with active disease.
Tue, 05 Jul 2016 06:00:00 PDTLearn all about the signs of multiple sclerosis exacerbations. These relapses in symptoms vary in severity and are different from person to person.
Tue, 05 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PDTLearn all about the end stage of advanced multiple sclerosis. This article looks at the symptoms and treatment options for people with end stage MS.
Wed, 29 Jun 2016 00:00:00 PDTA new study shows that genetically elevated BMI is linked with risk of MS, 'providing evidence for a causal role for obesity in MS etiology.'
Mon, 20 Jun 2016 09:00:00 PDTIndications of an interplay between genetic and environmental factors.Scientists of the Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry and the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have identified four new...
Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 PDTAn important predictor of dementia may also point to significant disability in multiple sclerosis, a new UB study finds.
Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 PDTJC virus is a typically harmless virus. In some people with multiple sclerosis, however, it could lead to a potentially life-threatening condition.
Tue, 14 Jun 2016 09:00:00 PDTMultiple sclerosis looks different from person to person. In many individuals, though, the difficulty in maintaining a sense of self and in keeping up intellectually can be the disease's most...
Fri, 10 Jun 2016 09:00:00 PDTA new way of combining chemo- and stem-cell therapy benefits 23 out of 24 patients with multiple sclerosis, but it entails a risk of serious complications.
Fri, 10 Jun 2016 04:00:00 PDTOligodendrocytes, a type of brain cell that plays a crucial role in diseases such as multiple sclerosis, are more diverse than have previously been thought, according to a new study by researchers...
Fri, 10 Jun 2016 00:00:00 PDTThis article looks at the prognosis for multiple sclerosis, including how its symptoms impact on the lives of people with this degenerative disease.
Fri, 10 Jun 2016 00:00:00 PDTNew research reveals how infection with the parasite Toxoplasma gondii could trigger neurodegenerative diseases in those predisposed to the conditions.