News tagged with multiple sclerosis

Novartis gains FDA approval for new MS drug

(AP) -- Federal health regulators have approved the first pill to treat the underlying causes of multiple sclerosis, a debilitating nervous system disorder that has traditionally been treated with injectable drugs.

dateSep 22, 2010 in Medications
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Gene variant may increase severity of MS

A new study shows a gene variant may increase the severity of multiple sclerosis (MS) symptoms. The research will be published in the August 3, 2010, issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology.

dateAug 02, 2010 in Neuroscience
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