multiple sclerosis

MS breakthrough: Replacing diseased immune system halts progression, allows repair

Posted in Medicine on 30th Aug, 2016
by Alex Muller

"Our trial is the first to show the complete, long-term suppression of all inflammatory activity in people with MS,"

MS breakthrough: Replacing diseased immune system halts progression and allows repair

Posted in Medicine on 12th Jun, 2016
by Alex Muller

Clinical trial suggests chemo and blood stem cell combination therapy should be considered for people with early, aggressive MS.

Wheelchair-bound multiple sclerosis patients able to walk again after stem-cell therapy

Posted in Science on 26th Jan, 2016
by Alex Muller

A pioneering new stem cell treatment is reversing and then halting the potentially crippling effects of multiple sclerosis.

Vitamin D could repair nerve damage in multiple sclerosis, study suggests

Posted in Science on 8th Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

Significant evidence that vitamin D could be a possible treatment for MS in the future.

Low vitamin-D genes linked to multiple sclerosis

Posted in Medicine on 26th Aug, 2015
by Alex Muller

The findings, based on the DNA profiles of tens of thousands of people of European descent, add weight to the theory that the sunshine vitamin plays a role in MS.