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Additions to David Wheldon's MS pages.

http://www.davidwheldon.co.uk/ms-treatment.html

Over the last little while, my husband, David Wheldon has made many adjustments and fine tunings to his MS pages, so it might be worth re-reading them to keep up to date. For instance, the adjuncts section has been much changed, using the both of us, for testing purposes, as the guinea pigs. I copy it here, but there is much more new.

Adjuncts


The brain has extraordinary powers of repair, but must be ...
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From The Radical Academy....................

Just for the fun of it! After all --The Human Condition needs some lighter fare now and then, so..................

"Think before you do bad things!"

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Myelin development protein identified

Maybe myelin isn't the only thing going wrong in MS, but a better understanding of its development should still be important for MS researchers.



NUS scientists discover protein

July 27, 2005 -- Today -- Scientists from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have discovered a novel protein that can provide fundamental clues to better understanding of neurological disorders such as schizophrenia and multiple sclerosis.

The team of scientists from the Department of Anatomy at the ...
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MS and Celiac disease! These seem to be similiar!

Check this link out. Very interesting! Let me know what everyone thinks!

Mulcher 8O

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/c ... /108/2/e21
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Free MS Yahoo Group, Check it out!

Check out the free ms group called Multiplesclerosispolls. Great USEFUL links, discussions and interesting polls. Here is the link to it:

http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/mu ... osispolls/

Mulcher 8O
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Nanoparticles that activate brain stem cells

Not an MS-specific article, but very cool stuff...



Using Nanoparticles, In Vivo Gene Therapy Activates Brain Stem Cells
Technique may allow scientists to repair brain cells damaged by disease, trauma or stroke


July 25, 2005 -- Using customized nanoparticles that they developed, University at Buffalo scientists have for the first time delivered genes into the brains of living mice with an efficiency that is similar to, or better than, viral vectors and with no observable ...
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Goats and autoimmune diseases

Interesting -- I wonder if they will test this for MS. I wonder how similar it is to Aimspro.



Using goats to solve autoimmundisease

July 26, 2005 -- Checkbiotech -- People suffering from autoimmune disorders, such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis or multiple sclerosis, may be aided in the future: Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is developing MM-093, a recombinant version of human á-Fetoprotein (hAFP), which is believed to have a beneficial impact on many autoimmune disorders. The ...
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PRELIMINARY RESULTS FROM TYSABRI INVESTIGATION!

Hot off the presses, folks! Here are the preliminary findings from the investigation into the Tysabri incidents.

This first one pertains to the poor woman who died:

http://content.nejm.org/cgi/reprint/NEJMoa051782v1.pdf

Please read this one (above) carefully. MY question from reading this is: Did this woman even ever have MS at all??? Did the autopsy ever find lesions indicative of MS at all? Her neurological examination and symptom(s) presentation is/was almost exactly ...
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Chlamydia pneumoniae: crossing the barriers?

This paper goes to illustrate just how much chronic infection has CPn as the root.

http://erj.ersjournals.com/cgi/content/full/23/4/499

Chlamydia pneumoniae: crossing the barriers?
F. Blasi1, S. Centanni2 and L. Allegra1
1 Institute of Respiratory Diseases, University of Milan, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore di Milano, and 2 Institute of Respiratory Diseases, University of Milan, Respiratory Unit, San Paolo Hospital, Milan, Italy

Correspondence: F. Blasi, Institute of Respiratory Diseases, University of Milan, Pad. Litta, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore di Milano, ...
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MLN1202

Another drug / another trial

Is there anyone out there with MS who isn't on a drug or a drug trial?

http://investor.millennium.com/phoenix. ... highlight=

Bromley
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