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Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Stem Cell and CNS Repair -- Updates found here





  
 Stem Cell Transplantation in Multiple Sclerosis: Not Ready for Prime Time
 Stem cell research in multiple sclerosis (MS) is still in its infancy, with many questions remaining to be answered before it can be put to practical use. Patricia K. Coyle, MD, and Fred Lublin, MD, discuss some of the issues surrounding this potential MS treatment option.



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CNS Repair in Multiple Sclerosis: Replace, Regenerate, Restore
 
Patricia K. Coyle, MD, explains that current disease-modifying therapies for relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS) focus on controlling future disease activity, decreasing relapses, worsening on the neurological exam, and silent MRI lesion activity. She describes central nervous system (CNS) repair as a major unexplored area in MS treatment.



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