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Results of preliminary phase II study of ublituximab in RRMS

Rapid and robust B-cell depletion reported in preliminary phase II study of ublituximab

Relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS) patients treated with ublituximab (TG-1101) have exhibited a median B-cell depletion of 99% at week four of an ongoing five month study, conducted by TG Therapeutics, Inc...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/rapid-and-robust-b-cell-depletion-reported-preliminary-phase-ii-study-ublituximab-290617
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new medical entity set appart from MS

First it was Neuromyelitis Optica. It was set appart from MS when anti-AQP4 antibodies were found to be specific of this kind of disease.

Then it came "anti-MOG associated encephalomyelitis". It was found that only very atypical MS could present anti-MOG antibodies, and now it is considered a separate disease.

And it has happened again. Around 2% of MS patients have auto-antibodies against a specific protein named flotillin. It seems that anti-flotilin patients will make ...
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Doctors in USA doing venoplasty for CCSVI

I had the liberation procedure done in October 2010. My quality of life improved dramatically. I was fairly stable until another attack in December 2016. My high level of fatigue has since returned. The doctor that operated on me is no longer doing it. I am looking for a doctor in the USA that is still doing the procedure and has lots of experience with it. If anyone can refer me to a qualified individual ...
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Cladribine tablets receives positive CHMP opinion...

Cladribine tablets receives positive CHMP opinion for treatment of RRMS

Science and technology company, Merck has revealed it has received a positive opinion from the European Medicines Agency (EMA), part of the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP), for approval of cladribine tablets, also known as Mavenclad. The tablets will be for the treatment of relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS) in patients with high disease activity...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/cladribine-tablets-receives-positive-chmp-opinion-treatment-rrms-260617
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Low Nfl's (Nurofilament levels) in Lumbar Puncture results

I had another spinal tap done recently and my nuero pointed out that my Nfl levels are lower than the average Joe. When I was diagnosed 18 years ago I didnt have a ST so this is the first time Ive come across Nfl's. My spinal lesions were still in abundance but Id like to know a little more about these Nfl's. Does anybody know how the Nfl levels play a part in the disease ...
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Physical disability may not be directly linked to lesions...

Physical disability may not be directly linked to brain lesions

A recent study has found that physical disability may have no link to brain lesion volume in some patients with multiple sclerosis (MS)...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/physical-disability-may-not-be-directly-linked-brain-lesions-230617-0
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Symptoms

Hi I am 34 year old female my dad has ms in the few months i have been having pins and needles down one arm and leg with a heavy numb feeling especially when i am working as a nurse i get extremely tired and never feel rested my doctor has been treating me for a trapped nerve due to shoulder pain however the symptoms are no better increasing if anything i am due back ...
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mitochondrial dysfunction in type 2 diabetes

International Angiology 2017 Mar 14

DOI: 10.23736/S0392-9590.17.03824-X

Copyright © 2017 EDIZIONI MINERVA MEDICA

language: English
Mitochondrial dysfunction in calf muscles of patients with combined peripheral arterial disease and diabetes type 2

Brian LINDEGAARD PEDERSEN 1✉, Niels BÆKGAARD 1, Bjørn QUISTORFF 2

1 Department of Vascular Surgery, Rigshospitalet, Gentofte Hospital, Gentofte, Denmark; 2 Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Centre, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

BACKGROUND: This study elucidate ...
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Can you help with Trinity College Dublin’s research project?

Researchers at Trinity College Dublin have developed four short, animated films about multiple sclerosis (MS). Now, they are looking for people living with MS, people who work with them, and their relatives, friends and loved ones to complete short surveys on each of the films in order to learn from their experiences of the films and to inform the development of future resources for people with MS...Read more -http://www.ms-uk.org/can-you-help-trinity-college-dublin%E2%80%99s-research-project-200617
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Recent study says MS is present years before symptoms begin

A recent study has shown that MS is present long before the first symptoms start to appear. This period, in which an individual has MS without showing symptoms, is called the “prodromal stage” of MS...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/recent-study-says-ms-present-years-symptoms-begin-200617
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