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ECTRIMS 2017: Ibudilast Slows Loss of Brain Tissue in MS Patients,...

The Japanese company MediciNova‘s anti-inflammatory agent ibudilast slows multiple sclerosis patients’ brain shrinkage and their loss of the protective myelin coating around nerve cells, a Phase 2...

Martin Weber, MD: The Role of B Cells and Antibodies in...

Martin Weber, MD, associate professor of neurology at the University of Göttingen: The presentation that I'm giving at is about the role of B...

ECTRIMS 2017: Brain volume and prediction of response to therapy: where...

Changes in brain volume are "clearly associated with the clinical evolution of patients." This was the key message highlighted by Dr. Jaume Sastre-Garriga, deputy...

Researchers Suggest Propionic Acid Could Be Used as Add-on Treatment in...

Propionic acid supplements alter the composition and behavior of immune cells in multiple sclerosis (MS) patients — likely by changing the composition of gut bacteria, according...

A little myelin goes a long way to restore nervous system...

In the central nervous system of humans and all other mammals, a vital insulating sheath composed of lipids and proteins around nerve fibers helps...

Multiple sclerosis: Oligodendrocytes from stem cells

A scientific collaboration between stem cell researchers of the Heinrich-Heine-University led by Prof. Küry (Dept. of Neurology) and by Prof. Adjaye (Institute for Stem...

Brain’s Link To Immune System Might Help Explain Multiple Sclerosis

Fresh evidence that the body's immune system interacts directly with the brain could lead to a new understanding of diseases from multiple sclerosis to...

3D Printing The Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Brain & Understanding MS.

When there’s a downside within the brain, it pays to be exact — each millimeter counts with one thing like a tumor or blocked...

Living To The Fullest With Multiple Sclerosis w/ Dr. Nancy Chiaravalloti...

Steve Adubato goes on-location to Kessler Foundation’s “Living to the Fullest with MS” event to talk to Dr. Nancy Chiaravalloti, Director of Neuropsychology, Neuroscience...

A new method efficiently grows human astrocytes in a dish

Neurons have long enjoyed the spotlight in neuroscience — and for good reason: they are incredibly important cellular actors. But, increasingly, star-shaped support cells...

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