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Trainees in MS Research and Clinical Care Connect at the 2013 Tykeson Fellows Conference

Trainees in MS Research and Clinical Care Connect at the 2013 Tykeson Fellows Conference

The 4th Tykeson Fellows Conference on MS brought nearly 100 young National MS Society and MS International Federation research and clinical fellows together with senior scientists to learn about each other’s latest research efforts, as well as interact with the attendees [Read More]

Study Provides Strong Evidence for Benefits of Cognitive Rehabilitation to Improve Learning and Memory in People with MS

Study Provides Strong Evidence for Benefits of Cognitive Rehabilitation to Improve Learning and Memory in People with MS

Researchers at the Kessler Foundation in New Jersey report results of a clinical trial showing that a specific type of memory training improves learning in people with MS for at least 6 months after the training has ended, and also benefits other aspects of quality of life. [Read More]

Mixed Results from FDA Advisory Panel Meeting To Consider Marketing Approval of Lemtrada™ (alemtuzumab) for Relapsing MS

Mixed Results from FDA Advisory Panel Meeting To Consider Marketing Approval of Lemtrada™ (alemtuzumab) for Relapsing MS

An FDA advisory committee met to discuss the application for marketing approval of Lemtrada as a disease-modifying therapy for people with relapsing forms of MS. [Read More]

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MS Society Hosts Joint Congressional Briefing on the Value of Rehabilitation

MS Society Hosts Joint Congressional Briefing on the Value of Rehabilitation

/About-the-Society/News/Society-Hosts-Joint-Congressional-Briefing-on-the [Read More]

MS Society Disappointed with Senate Healthcare Bill

MS Society Disappointed with Senate Healthcare Bill

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Type I interferons could have role in natural improvement of RA during pregnancy

Type I interferons could have role in natural improvement of RA during pregnancy

An international US-Danish team of scientists, led by Damini Jawaheer, Ph.D. at the UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital [Read More]

Shared decision-making essential to optimal treatment and quality of life for patients with MS

Shared decision-making essential to optimal treatment and quality of life for patients with MS

One of the cornerstones of multiple sclerosis treatment is shared decision-making between patients and their doctors [Read More]

UC consortium formed to speed up development of new drugs

UC consortium formed to speed up development of new drugs

For 12 years, UCLA researcher Dennis Slamon pursued a groundbreaking approach to treating breast cancer: Attack the [Read More]