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Patients with aggressive onset multiple sclerosis (AOMS), characterised by a rapidly progressing disease course and accumulation of disability, may benefit from early aggressive therapies instead...

Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) might be an option to treat spasticity, one of...

A protein activated by vitamin D could be involved in repairing damage to myelin in people with multiple sclerosis (MS), according to new research from the University of Cambridge.

The...

Women with multiple sclerosis and people diagnosed with the condition at a younger age are more likely to have a benign course of
MS, remaining fully functional for decades, according to...

Researchers have developed an antibody with potential therapeutic effects that could help in the treatment of multiple sclerosis.

Inserm Unit U919, directed by Prof. Denis Vivien ("Serine...

Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has accepted for review the Marketing Authorization Application (MAA) of the...

A study published by researchers from Bristol University claims to show the immune system can be taught to stop treating harmless everyday proteins as if they were dangerous invasive diseases....

A team of scientists led by University of Virginia researchers say they have found a connection between a molecule found in the body’s immune system and social behaviour.

Working out of...

Symptoms of multiple sclerosis have long been linked with the body’s immune system, and immune response has also been linked to depression. Now researchers think it could be a shared pathological...

A comprehensive review article examining the role of gut bacteria and the viruses that infect them in the development and progression of MS, published in Journal of Interferon & Cytokine...

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