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...

Eye and balance exercises may ease multiple sclerosis symptoms

Reuters Health - People with multiple sclerosis who do balance and eye movement exercises may feel steadier on their feet and experience less fatigue...

ACTRIMS Recognizes Young Investigators at Forum 2018

Therapeutic Targets in MS: The Frontier and the Future of Disease Modifying TherapyMadison, Wis., Feb. 14, 2018 – The Americas Committee for Treatment and...

Driver who killed dad should not have been behind the wheel

Brooklyn NY - A motorist with multiple sclerosis defied his doctor’s orders by getting behind the wheel — and fatally struck a father on the...

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