Monday May 1st 2017

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Laquinimod suppresses Genes encoding Cell migration in Multiple Sclerosis

Laquinimod suppresses Genes encoding Cell migration in Multiple Sclerosis

Background: Laquinimod is an immunomodulatory drug currently under investigation for oral treatment for relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS). Laquinimod affects the immune system in the periphery and in the central nervous system (CNS), however its molecular [Read More]

Opinion: How can we deny help for MS patients?

Opinion: How can we deny help for MS patients?

The letter from Gael Bullard, a retired nurse, is the best comment from any source I have read on the angioplasty for multiple sclerosis (MS) patients. And yet, what nurse Bullard has to say is so patently obvious. She has written with great clarity and has managed to [Read More]

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Nose2Brain project aims to develop better therapy for multiple sclerosis

Nose2Brain project aims to develop better therapy for multiple sclerosis

Medically active substances are normally distributed via the blood - either directly by injection into the bloodstream [Read More]

Simple eye test can diagnose early signs of glaucoma

Simple eye test can diagnose early signs of glaucoma

A SIMPLE eye test could help solve the biggest global cause of irreversible blindness, glaucoma. In clinical trials, [Read More]

Novel Protein Identified Inside Cells During MS Inflammation May Help Explain Nerve Damage

Novel Protein Identified Inside Cells During MS Inflammation May Help Explain Nerve Damage

/About-the-Society/News/Novel-Protein-Identified-Inside-Cells-During-MS-In [Read More]

Study provides preliminary evidence that Parkinson’s disease may start in the gut

Study provides preliminary evidence that Parkinson’s disease may start in the gut

Parkinson's disease may start in the gut and spread to the brain via the vagus nerve, according to a study published in [Read More]

Brain’s ability to rewire after injury can lead to long-term strains

Brain’s ability to rewire after injury can lead to long-term strains

Like air-traffic controllers scrambling to reconnect flights when a major hub goes down, the brain has a remarkable [Read More]