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New technology looks into the eye.....

New technology looks into the eye and brings cells into focus

Eye doctors could soon be using computing power to help them see individual cells in the back of a patient's eye, thanks to imaging technology developed by engineers at the University of Illinois........ Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/technology
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New to Site

My name is Cheryl, I have been diagnosed for 3 years.
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Foundation forced to close over funding

The Myelin Repair Foundation, founded and led by a multiple sclerosis patient Scott Johnson, will close at the end of August, it has been announced.... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/MSnews
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Study offers insights into energy metabolism in MS

Study offers insights into energy metabolism in multiple sclerosis

Researchers at the United Arab Emirates University in Abu Dhabi have published in the journal BMC Neuroscience new insights into the involvement of mitochondria and energy metabolism in the pathology of multiple sclerosis (MS) in rats..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/msetiology
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Study suggests benefits of vitamin D

A team of researchers from the Isfahan University of Medical Sciences in Iran, led by Dr Masoud Etemadifar, have conducted a randomised controlled clinical study in 15 pregnant women with low vitamin D levels and multiple sclerosis..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/vitaminD
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Drug firm turns to ancient Chinese medicine

A company that specialises in turning University research into marketable drugs is licensing Harvard research related to the blue evergreen hydrangea root, a part of the plant that has been used in traditional Chinese medicine for centuries..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/emergingtherapies
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MRI images - I would appreciate your opinion

I have decided to put the most important portions in bold (if someone would like to avoid reading the rest of the text)

I have visited this site for years and I know that there are very intelligent and helpful people who visit this site. I had an account for many years (I did not post that much because I was so tired) but I am in a position where I need to create ...
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New MS model: all forms the same, different "topography"

This article was posted here this morning by someone else. I followed the link and then the post poofed. Anywho, interesting idea....
http://www.scientificamerican.com/artic ... ool-video/
Think of Multiple Sclerosis as a Leaking Swimming Pool
A new way of looking at the neurodegenerative disorder could lead to more and better treatments
By Bret Stetka | June 18, 2015
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brain scan chart
For 20 years neurologists have divided the ...
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3-D study of receptors throws up "surprises"

Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have teamed up with several other institutions and pharmaceutical companies, including the University of Southern California (USC), San Diego's Receptos Inc. and Japanese company Ono Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., to publish the first 3D structures of a receptor implicated in many diseases of the brain and in normal physiology throughout the body..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/technology
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Copaxone patent invalidated again

A U.S. appeals court has again invalidated a patent held by Teva Pharmaceutical Industries on its top-selling multiple sclerosis drug Copaxone, clearing the way for the launch of a cheaper, generic version...... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/copaxone
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