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IFN-gamma

Multiple Sclerosis :: Stress response prevents neurodegeneration 05 February 2007

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a debilitating immune-mediated disease of the brain and spinal cord (the central nervous system ).
It is characterised by infiltration of the CNS by inflammatory cells and destruction of cells that reside in the CNS, known as oligodendrocytes (ODCs). The soluble factor IFN-gamma has a detrimental effect on disease in patients with MS. However, studies using the mouse model of MS, ...
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Lamotrigine

This is for you MUU, to cheer you up on a Monday.

Don't forget our romantic lunch - I'll e-mail you some dates.

Ian

http://www.acceleratedcure.org:8080/node/2481
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Goji Juice finally found the show

This will allow for each of us to make an informed decision. :wink:

Consumer Alert: CBC MarketPlace Reports on Goji Juice


Shocking Report Revealed on National Television
Vancouver, BC, Canada 2/3/2007 3:47 AM GMT (TransWorldNews)
CBC MarketPlace, a television program that protects consumers against untrue claims made about products, recently broadcast a consumer alert on a product known as "Himalayan Goji Juice".

In this amazing television special, ...
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Myelin Repair Foundation

Sounds like they're on target

Myelin Repair Foundation Appoints Vice President of Drug Discovery


SARATOGA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 31, 2007 - Dr. Jay Tung has been named Vice President of Drug Discovery at the Myelin Repair Foundation (MRF), an innovative non-profit medical research foundation dedicated to accelerating the delivery of myelin repair patient treatments to the millions suffering from multiple sclerosis.

Dr. Tung brings more than 16 years of experience with the drug discovery process from ...
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Evening Primrose Oil

I know a lot of people already take this supplement. Very interesting

Saturday, January 27, 2007
Evening Primrose

Evening Primrose
Evening primrose (Oenothera biennis ), also known as evening star, produces little yellow flowers that bloom for only one night and then wither and die. The seeds for this plant are used to produce evening primrose oil (EPO), an excellent source of the omega-6 essential fatty acid. Evening primrose oil has been proven to be ...
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amyl nitrite

The UK MS Society is a poor cousin (financially) of the NMSS. However, this means that it sometimes funds some slightly different types of research.

I've never heard of amyl nitrite, but thought that CureorBust could add it to his (her) ever increasing list of drugs / supplements.

Ian

http://www.mssociety.org.uk/go.rm?id=19273:1
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4-AP, Symptom relief, personal experience. Wow!

Hi all, just wanted to let people know about this stuff. I know I would of wanted to know about this earlier.

A few months ago I came accross the study Acordia are doing on a substance called 4-Aminopyridine (ie Fampradine, 4-AP). I followed some threads here, and found that a few people are actually getting it compounded, now. I thought it wouldnt be available

Anyway, I did more research, and eventually found out that ...
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Why will my neuro not prescribe Tysabri?

Not sure where to post this question, so I figure the general discussion might be best...

A bit of background info: I live in Canada, I have drug coverage through work and Tysabri is covered at the same level as the CRAB’s. Tysabri is available with a doctor’s prescription.

I’ve been diagnosed since 2005 and upon diagnosis, my neuro labeled me primary progressive. At a follow up visit in June 2006, he re-confirmed his PPMS ...
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bbb strengthening diet?

hi there, im new ..whas reading a few posts that mention BBB strengthening diets.

could someone point me in the direction of some details?
thanks
moonwolf uk
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