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Multiple sclerosis research boosted by modeled brain cells

Patricia Inacio | 
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

Magdalena Kegel | 
A person unlucky enough to have two specific gene variants is at significantly higher risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS), ...
multiple sclerosis

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

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