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Opexa Announces Top-Line Results from Phase IIb Trial ... 8638.shtml

MONTREAL - (Business Wire) Opexa Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPXA), a company dedicated to the development of patient-specific cellular therapies for the treatment of autoimmune diseases such as multiple sclerosis (MS) and diabetes, today announced top-line data from the company’s Phase IIb TERMS (Tovaxin® for Early Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis) study. Top-line results from the study demonstrated a positive trend in the reduction in annualized relapse rate (ARR) for ...
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Am I the only one that is affected by the cooler weather in relation to it bringing on an "attack"? If I am in air conditioning too long, or if the weather changes to a cool, or rainy day, I will almost always begin to feel my symptoms appear. I know everybody has different symptoms, but I've only heard about adverse heat reactions, and not cold. Guess I'm "special."
Read more : Attack! | Views : 1558 | Replies : 3 | Forum : General Discussion


The ACTRIMS + ECTRIMS + LACTRIMS conference is on, as many of you know. For my money, the presentations at this event are the most interesting of any conference over the last 5 years. Below are a whole lotta abstracts from today (so the embargo is off) that I find interesting. If you want to see more, go to: – then select “Browse” from left-hand menu.
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Personality aspects in multiple sclerosis

Personality aspects in multiple sclerosis.

1: Ital J Neurol Sci. 1985 Dec;6(4):415-23.

To test the claim that peculiar personality bias is detectable in multiple sclerosis (MS) we used the Szondi test to investigate the psychodynamic aspects of 110 MS patients in comparison with 200 healthy subjects. MS patients appeared to have a greater need for love in a passive form than normal people, rigid defense mechanisms, difficulty in resolving their inner conflicts either by sublimation ...
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Has anyone used this supplement? I was considering it and wondered if there are any contra-indications for ms'ers?


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My daughter's neuro has mentioned starting her on minocycline. She is currently taking Rebif 44mcg. I see this is fairly experimental. Does any one have any experiences with this treatment course?
Read more : Minocycline | Views : 19400 | Replies : 31 | Forum : Antibiotics


Found this on the Accelerated Cure Project website:

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Read more : Exciting | Views : 1600 | Replies : 4 | Forum : General Discussion

Atlas of MS

This was published on Wednesday and I'm hoping it will distract Lyon for a few days so that we can have some relief from his constant postings. ... index.html
Read more : Atlas of MS | Views : 1901 | Replies : 4 | Forum : General Discussion

I went on a vacation to Alaska

Hi gang,

Thought I post a link to my Picasa web album so you can see some of my photos from my trip to Alaska. I went the first week of August and I was beautiful, and cool. It felt great after summer in the south. I had actually had a relatively mild excerbation in July, with my first ever pins and needles feeling in my left hand and increased numbness on the left side. ...
Read more : I went on a vacation to Alaska | Views : 2040 | Replies : 8 | Forum : Daily Life

6 months anniversary

Just had a MRI and neuro appt. and I am happy to say nothing new or enhancing and a couple of them buggers are actually smaller.

I love this treatment.
Read more : 6 months anniversary | Views : 4637 | Replies : 19 | Forum : Revimmune (cyclophosphamide or cytoxan)


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