Multiple sclerosis research boosted by modeled brain cells

Multiple sclerosis research boosted by modeled brain cells

Researchers at The Salk Institute have developed a way to grow vital brain cells called astrocytes from stem cells, a potential breakthrough ...
Multiple sclerosis risk linked to two gene variants could lead to new tests and therapies

Multiple sclerosis risk linked to two gene variants could lead to new tests and therapies

A person unlucky enough to have two specific gene variants is at significantly higher risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS), ...
Multiple sclerosis, inflammatory diseases linked to 27 high-protein gene regions

Multiple sclerosis, inflammatory diseases linked to 27 high-protein gene regions

A genome-wide study has identified DNA regions associated with higher levels of circulating cytokines, small proteins that play a role in ...