Hello Dr. Embry,
Thank you very much for posting George Ebers' abstract. I stopped believing in "MS" DMD clinical trial results when I learned that the data the FDA relies upon in its determinations is self-reported data and that executives of Biogen/Elan, makers of Tysabri, had been caught participating in insider-trading regarding Tysabri, which just so happened to be the DMD I had been taking until the FDA pulled it off the market due to PML:
Former Biogen Executive Settles Insider-Trading Charges
"by John Hechinger, Wall Street Journal, January 12th, 2006
"The former general counsel of Biogen Idec Inc. settled securities-fraud and insider-trading charges, agreeing to pay more than $3 million related to his sale of company shares on the day the biotech company learned that a patient taking its new multiple sclerosis drug was sick with a deadly infection.
On a different topic, the book, Your Inner Fish,
by Neil Shubin is required reading in my daughter's high school AP Biology class. When I saw your name in the first chapter, I was happily surprised and couldn't wait to tell my daughter about you, your son, and your wonderful foundation, DIRECT-MS.
Mr. Shubin talks about one important way in which fish and humans differ which relates to CCSVI. To look left or right, fish must turn their entire body left or right, whereas humans can turn their head left or right without turning their whole body, thanks to the evolution of the neck!
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