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In a recent pilot study researchers highlighted the importance of processing speed in overall cognitive function in individuals with multiple sclerosis (MS...

Results from a phase III clinical trial have revealed two years of treatment with oral Gilenya (fingolimod)...

If a person with multiple sclerosis (MS) experiences fatigue they often make several behavioural changes, such as resting and limiting activity. This...

A phase III study of statins for secondary progressive multiple sclerosis (SPMS) has begun.

Headed up by University College London Hospital Consultant Neurologist Jeremy Chataway, the trial...

The prevalence and definition of benign multiple sclerosis (BMS) remain controversial. Most definitions are based on the Expanded Disability Status Scale (EDSS), not encompassing the wider impact...

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has revealed it will not recommend ocrelizumab for the treatment of primary progressive...

Active Biotech has regained the global development and commercialisation rights to laquinimod from Teva Pharmaceutical Industries. Teva's decision to return the rights is based on the fact that...

Sexual dysfunction is a common symptom of multiple sclerosis (MS) that often goes unreported by both the patient and the clinician. Sexual dysfunction can affect a person's mood, relationships,...

A team led by neurologist Roland Martin and immunologist Mireia Sospedra at the University of Zurich (UZH), the University Hospital Zurich (USZ) and researchers at the Karolinska Institute in...

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