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A new clinical trial is due to begin which will test experimental hematopoietic stem cell treatment (HSCT) against biological therapy for relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS). Sponsored by...
Regeneration in the brain is enhanced in people with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS) during disease activity but reduced in those with primary progressive multiple sclerosis (PPMS), a...
A new study has found the people with multiple sclerosis (MS) tend to have lower levels of infection-fighting antibodies, whether they are using disease-modifying drugs or not. The levels were found...
A new way of assessing whether remyelination is taking place may have been discovered by scientists in a study on cats. Researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison measured the speed of the...
A new analysis of studies has found that breastfeeding may help protect women from having as many relapses from multiple sclerosis (MS) than if they do not breastfeed, or supplement regularly with...
Amongst children with multiple sclerosis (MS) there is a higher prevalence of the condition in girls, according to research from doctors at the Shanghai Xin Hua Hospital. The doctors used information...
UK scientists are to investigate whether wearable robots could help people with multiple sclerosis (MS) get more exercise. Dr Siva Nair and his team at Royal Hallamshire Hospital in Sheffield will...
On Tuesday 03 December, the Essex Neurology Network in partnership with Healthwatch Essex have launched an e-learning tool for health and social care professionals. The tool, ‘Understanding Neurology...
A new study has found further evidence that changes to the gut microbiome play a role in the development of multiple sclerosis (MS). Scientists at the New York School of Medicine found that newly...
Scientists have moved a step closer to blocking the progression of multiple sclerosis (MS) by lessening the flow of B-cells into the brain, according to a new study. In a healthy brain, the blood-...

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