Phase 2 Trial of Ibudilast Shows Slowing of Brain Shrinkage in Progressive MS

Patients living with primary progressive multiple sclerosis have eagerly been awaiting the results from phase 2 of the ibudilast study. It is the hope...

Mayo Clinic develops neuro test that distinguishes demyelinating diseases from MS

If you are like me and first presented with vision loss, transverse myelitis, neuromyelitis optica, or other inflammatory demyelinating disease that was not distinguishable...

Researchers discover new subtype of multiple sclerosis

Cleveland Clinic researchers have discovered a new subtype of multiple sclerosis (MS), providing a better understanding of the individualized nature of the disease.MS has...

New drug target for remyelination in MS is identified by UB researchers

Photo: Myelin (green) production by transplanted human oligodendrocyte progenitors cells (red) is greatly improved following the genetic block of M3R expression. (Credit: Jesslie J....

Brain volume loss is present in Japanese multiple sclerosis patients with no evidence of...

No evidence of disease activity-3 (NEDA-3), defined as absence of clinical relapse, disability progression, and brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) activity, has emerged as...

Researchers Discover a New Mechanism of the Gene Variant that is a Risk Factor...

While the DNA sequence remains the same throughout a person's life, the expression of the encoded genes may change with time and contribute to...

Surprise discovery may lead potential treatment for multiple sclerosis

Canada - A surprise finding by medical scientists may lead to the development of a possible treatment for multiple sclerosis (MS).While examining human brain...

Biogen, AbbVie yank multiple sclerosis drug Zinbryta off global market

Zinbryta (daizumab) was flagged by European regulators with a lethal safety warning over cases of encephalitis and meningoencephalitis. Evaluating the drug's "complex and evolving...

Neural Skin Cells May One Day Repair CNS Nerve Damage from Multiple Sclerosis

A personalized treatment for multiple sclerosis may be one step closer, thanks to a new study that reveals how a person's own skin cells...

Health Canada approval last week of multiple sclerosis drug ‘absolutely a game-changer’

Global News - Joseph Petrilli said he cried for a long time when he heard that Health Canada approved a new drug that could...

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