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by scorpions
Tue Nov 12, 2013 9:29 am
Forum: Stem Cells
Topic: Treatment Yields Positive Results
Replies: 3
Views: 1848

Re: Treatment Yields Positive Results

Here is the story. The link was not working for whatever reason. As always approach these trials with caution but it sounds promising. IntelliCell Biosciences' Cellular Therapy Treatment Yields Positive Results in Multiple Sclerosis Patients NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Nov 12, 2013) - IntelliCell B...
by scorpions
Mon Apr 15, 2013 8:56 am
Forum: Stem Cells
Topic: mylien regrown
Replies: 5
Views: 1995

mylien regrown

http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2013/apr ... ford-case/


"Ordinary skin cells have been directly converted into the myelinating cells destroyed in multiple sclerosis, according to two new papers in Nature Biotechnology."
by scorpions
Thu Oct 11, 2012 11:07 am
Forum: Stem Cells
Topic: stem cell transplants show promise for ms
Replies: 3
Views: 1935

Re: stem cell transplants show promise for ms

see the CCSVI board. I am sure many of the people there know how to answer your question. I asked the following question of Dr. dregen who uses stem cell therapy to improve outcomes for angioplasty in CCSVI treatment. As you can see I was wondering if stem cell therapy without angioplasty could help...
by scorpions
Mon Oct 08, 2012 7:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Annette Funicello: Her life with multiple sclerosis
Replies: 10
Views: 2412

Re: Annette Funicello: Her life with multiple sclerosis

All the research money wasted on CCSVI that could have been put towards promising treatments over the last three years frustrates me. It is kind of like looking for the elusive sasquatch. While some claim to have seen it clearly the pictures they present are always blurry and most of us do not even ...
by scorpions
Wed Sep 12, 2012 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hope for people with SPMS???? Finally?????
Replies: 8
Views: 1514

Re: Hope for people with SPMS???? Finally?????

Thanks for clarifying for everyone. Tovaxin(Tcelna) once again takes a step forward but one has to wonder how long before it takes its historical two steps back! Interesting though.
by scorpions
Wed Sep 12, 2012 11:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ginkgo Biloba Doesn’t Improve Cognitive Function in MS
Replies: 4
Views: 1047

Ginkgo Biloba Doesn’t Improve Cognitive Function in MS

What about the name Ginkgo Biloba makes me think of The Lord of the Ring trilogy?
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http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/20 ... 113045.htm
by scorpions
Wed Sep 12, 2012 10:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hope for people with SPMS???? Finally?????
Replies: 8
Views: 1514

Hope for people with SPMS???? Finally?????

In multiple previously conducted clinical trials for the treatment of patients with MS, Tcelna has demonstrated one of the safest side effect profiles of any marketed or development-stage MS therapy, as well as encouraging efficacy signals indicating Opexa’s therapy may have the potential to be bot...
by scorpions
Wed Sep 05, 2012 12:40 pm
Forum: Stem Cells
Topic: Twp paralyzed people feel again after stem cell treatment
Replies: 0
Views: 1886

Twp paralyzed people feel again after stem cell treatment

Dr Stephen Huhn, from the firm, said: “We think these stem cells are one of the first tools we have for actually repairing the central nervous system. Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/stems-cells-have-helped-two-paralyzed-people-feel-again-2012-9#ixzz25d7urIX9 http://www.businessinsider.co...
by scorpions
Tue Aug 21, 2012 12:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: another ccsvi study finds no link
Replies: 10
Views: 1739

another ccsvi study finds no link

In the latest study, published Tuesday in the journal Radiology, researchers in Italy used MRI scans to look at the neck veins of MS patients. Researchers found the presence of abnormal neck veins in 25 out of 39 MS patients and 14 out of 26 healthy volunteers. After measuring the brain blood flow,...
by scorpions
Thu Aug 16, 2012 6:28 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: CCSVI RESEARCH here
Replies: 190
Views: 127261

Re: CCSVI RESEARCH here

From the beginning of the CCSVI internet craze I have tried to point out that between the placebo effect and the natural course of MS it is very hard to make the claim that any specific treatment for MS is effective in the first year or two which is why long term studies are criitcal to finding out ...
by scorpions
Thu Jul 12, 2012 10:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Treat CCSVI with neck massage.
Replies: 3
Views: 1178

Re: Treat CCSVI with neck massage.

Hey Vesta there is a CCSVI section on TIMS where you may find some support for your massage theory so you might want to move your thread into that forum. If not beware of the CCSVI skeptics for they are quite an ornery bunch!