MS cognitive research yields myelin repair surprise

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MS cognitive research yields myelin repair surprise

Postby MSUK » Mon Oct 31, 2011 11:50 pm

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By taking a different approach, researchers have discovered what could eventually be a new type of treatment.

Sometimes in scientific research, taking a new angle can unearth unexpected but welcome discoveries. And that’s what happened when researchers in University College Dublin’s Conway Institute looked at a type of tissue damage associated with multiple sclerosis.

It’s early days yet, but by analysing the effects of a cognition-enhancing agent on nerve cells in the lab, they have identified what could eventually offer a new approach to help address the condition.... Read More - http://www.msrc.co.uk/index.cfm/fuseact ... ageid/1845
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Re: MS cognitive research yields myelin repair surprise

Postby LR1234 » Tue Nov 01, 2011 2:23 am

Does anyone know what this drug is?? (I only skimmed through the article so may have missed it)
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Re: MS cognitive research yields myelin repair surprise

Postby MSUK » Tue Nov 01, 2011 2:47 am

No, unfortunately they do not mention the drug :sad:
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