Thursday December 14th 2017

Posts Tagged ‘disease’

Trial hints that a vaccine used to prevent tuberculosis may open a new treatment approach to preventing or treating MS

Trial hints that a vaccine used to prevent tuberculosis may open a new treatment approach to preventing or treating MS

Researchers in Italy provide preliminary evidence that a vaccine used in some parts of the world to prevent tuberculosis, called Bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG), may help people who exhibit early signs of possible MS from developing full-blown, definite MS. Additional, [Read More]

National MS Society Commits $19.4 Million in 38 New Research Projects

National MS Society Commits $19.4 Million in 38 New Research Projects

The National MS Society has just launched 38 new MS research projects, with multiyear commitments totaling $19.4 million. This commitment is the latest in the Society’s relentless research effort to find solutions for everyone affected by MS. [Read More]

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Cellular self-digestion process plays role in development of autoimmune diseases

Cellular self-digestion process plays role in development of autoimmune diseases

Autophagy allows cells to degrade and recycle their cellular components. Researchers at UZH have now demonstrated that [Read More]

Cambridge University Scientist Wins Innovation Prize for MS Research

Cambridge University Scientist Wins Innovation Prize for MS Research

/About-the-Society/News/Cambridge-University-Scientist-Wins-Innovation-Pri [Read More]

Study reveals how the body clock and time of day may influence autoimmune conditions

Study reveals how the body clock and time of day may influence autoimmune conditions

Insights into how the body clock and time of day influence immune responses are revealed today in a study published in [Read More]

New research finds that MS, the most common inflammatory disease of the central nervous system, may be triggered by an imbalance in gut flora

New research finds that MS, the most common inflammatory disease of the central nervous system, may be triggered by an imbalance in gut flora

(Natural News) Intestinal flora may be the key to understanding how multiple sclerosis develops. Previous assumptions [Read More]

Time of day affects severity of autoimmune disease

Time of day affects severity of autoimmune disease

(Trinity College Dublin) Immune responses and the regulation of autoimmunity are affected by the time of day when the [Read More]