Positive MS News: January 2016



  1. Multiple sclerosis in 2015: Managing the complexity of multiple sclerosis
  2. Cancer Treatment Shows “Remarkable” Ability to Reverse Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms


  1. Multiple sclerosis fatigue linked with poor sleep and task length
  2. Gene study points towards therapies for common brain disorders
  3. Could stem cell transplantation yield a cure for MS?
  4. Study Says: Estrogen Helps Women With Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  5. Estrogen Treatment Reduces Multiple Sclerosis Patient Relapses
  6. Scientists find cause of cognitive decline in MS patients
  7. First Laser Measurements of Magnetic Fields of Single Nerves
  8. Remyelination in Multiple Sclerosis: Novoron Bioscience
  9. Epilepsy drug ‘could help multiple sclerosis patients’
  10. Epilepsy drug could protect nerves from damage in multiple sclerosis
  11. Potential therapeutic targets identified for multiple sclerosis
  12. Multiple Sclerosis: Ongoing Research Holds Promise
  13. Embryonic Stem Cells Will Offer Treatment For Multiple Sclerosis
  14. UVa researchers make brainy breakthrough
  15. UVa immune system-brain research hailed as a breakthrough
  16. Is Leaky Gut Responsible for Multiple Sclerosis?

Clinical Trials

  1. Phase II study of epilepsy drug shows promise in optic neuritis
  2. Alkermes Announces Initiation of Phase 1 Clinical Study of New CNS Drug Candidate ALKS 7119
  3. Novel Multiple Sclerosis Treatment Uses Chemo And Stem Cell Therapy To Restore Immune System
  4. Multiple Sclerosis Clinical Trials More Successful Than Other Diseases

Medical Treatment News

  1. New Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis
  2. 14 Therapies and New Decisions in Multiple Sclerosis
  3. Tecfidera® (Dimethyl Fumarate) Funded in New Zealand
  4. The tech giving people power to rise above disability
  5. Oral fingolimod in primary progressive multiple sclerosis (INFORMS)
  6. No Early Risk When Stable MS Patients Switch to Oral Drugs


  1. Link between autoimmune disease and processed food

MS Organisations

  1. The 555 Neurology Project

General News

  1. Top 10 Myths About Multiple Sclerosis
  2. MRI criteria for the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis: MAGNIMS consensus guidelines
  3. Translating engineering innovation in medical imaging to Multiple Sclerosis
  4. Some Pros and Cons of a Celebrity Sharing Their MS
  5. NPR Show Features ‘Life With Multiple Sclerosis’

Business News

  1. Celgene Corporation Looks Forward
  2. EMD Serono Gains Exclusive US Rights to MS Drug for Relapsing Forms of Disease


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5 thoughts on “Positive MS News: January 2016

  1. Thanks . incredible! Στις 29 Ιαν 2016 11:37 μ.μ., ο χρήστης “Ireland, Multiple Sclerosis & Me” έγραψε:

    > Willeke posted: ” Highlight! Multiple sclerosis in 2015: Managing the > complexity of multiple sclerosis Cancer Treatment Shows “Remarkable” > Ability to Reverse Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Research Multiple sclerosis > fatigue linked with poor sleep and tas” >

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