Tuesday October 17th 2017

Natalizumab treatment in patients with multiple sclerosis associated with JC virus infection

Treatment with natalizumab in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) appears linked with JC virus (JCV) infection, which can lead to a rare and often fatal demyelinating disease of the central nervous system called progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML) that destroys the myelin that protects nerve cells.

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Natalizumab treatment in patients with multiple sclerosis associated with JC virus infection

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