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Thursday, February 11, 2016

Severe Demyelination in Non-MS Patient After TNF-α Blocker Treatment Detailed in Study

TNF-α blocking drugs, such as infliximab, surprised investigators when their use in people with multiple sclerosis (MS) actually triggered demyelination. In a case report published in the journal Neuroimmunology & Neuroinflammation, Vanderbilt University Medical Center researchers reviewed an aggressive demyelinating event in a non-MS patient treated with TNF-α blockers. TNF-α blockers are used to slow the progression of autoimmune diseases with an […]

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