Sunday February 18th 2018

​How many multiple sclerosis patients are in the U.S.? No one knows.

The multiple sclerosis market is a crucial one to the local biotech industry, with two of Cambridge’s biggest drugmakers relying heavily on sales of drugs to treat the disease for future growth. But despite all the attention on selling drugs for the disease, the data on how many patients actually suffer from it are surprisingly fuzzy. Biogen (Nasdaq: BIIB) and Genzyme, a subsidiary of Sanofi (NYSE: SNY), both reported financial reports for the second quearter in the past week which focused on… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Hospitals headlines)

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​How many multiple sclerosis patients are in the U.S.? No one knows.

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