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This technology / approach may provide answers linking viruses and diseases such as MS. ... 3&w=464753
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Just wondering how much the treatment costs at JH for people with uncomplying insurance companies ?


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We just got back home from Johns Hopkins.

It was quite the experience.

We met with Dr Hammond initially who had a much clearer picture of Mel's status than her own neurologist.

We'd brought the mri's on a CD so he took them away for ten minutes or so. Prior to that he gave Mel a bunch of tests with some surprising (and disappointing) results.

Carrie then came in and introduced herself. She's great.

Then Dr Hammond came back with the famous Dr ...
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Thank You All

I've read many of the threads and am learning so much from all of you on so many levels. I wanted to thank you all for your candor and the opportunity to learn from you all.

In all humility.

Thank You All
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BTG Initiates Clinical Study of Novel Multiple Sclerosis Treatment 06 March 2008

BTG plc, the life sciences company, announces that dosing has commenced in a Phase I clinical study of BGC20-0134, a potential treatment for multiple sclerosis.

The randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled study will assess the pharmacodynamic, pharmacokinetic and safety profiles of single and multiple oral doses of BGC20-0134 in healthy volunteers.

Louise Makin, BTG's chief executive officer, commented: "The effective treatment of multiple sclerosis ...
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Mitochondrial Disease, Thimerosal and Links to MS

Watching conference regarding first ever award to the family of a little girl in Georgia diagnosed with autism, set off by vaccines with thimerosal which activated mitochondrial disorder, a maternally inherited disease. ... gD8V7I5FO0

Mitochondrial Disorder has been linked to Multiple Sclerosis

Mitochondrial disorder manifests in the following way-

"The process of converting food and oxygen (fuel) into energy requires ...
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Human endogenous retroviruses again

I could SWEAR I had posted this last night, but right at this moment it's probably mystifying readers of a forum about using mayonnaise during foreplay. I'll try and remember what I said: something about human endogenous retroviruses beings sequences of viral DNA which have become incorporated into our own genome. Up to this point I had heard that only very few were capable of producing a viable viral particle, but this abstract talks about ...
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Pixantrone to be Studied in Phase I/II Trial for Aggressive Multiple Sclerosis 06 March 2008

Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (CTI) announced today that its investigational drug pixantrone will be studied in a multicenter phase I/II trial initiated by the Fondation Charcot Stichting, in Brussels, Belgium, which sponsors a consortium of centers involved in studying new therapies for the treatment for multiple sclerosis. This study will enroll patients with aggressive relapsing remitting (RR) or secondary progressive ...
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