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Multiple Sclerosis News for December 2003

31st Dec 2003:      Liver Complications from IFN-b Use for MS

31st Dec 2003:      NBI-5788 Delaying MS Progression

31st Dec 2003:      Mitoxantrone (Novantrone) Use in MS

31st Dec 2003:      FDA Approves Pre-Filled Betaseron

31st Dec 2003:      Small Genetic Difference - Big Risk for MS

31st Dec 2003:      More on Possible MS Susceptibility Gene

31st Dec 2003:      African-American Genes Shed Light on MS Risk

31st Dec 2003:      European Clinical Trial Network

31st Dec 2003:      Chlamydia Pneumoniae Triggers MS Relapse

31st Dec 2003:      More on Fampridine (4-AP)

31st Dec 2003:      Epilepsy Drug for MS

31st Dec 2003:      Cialis for ED

31st Dec 2003:      Botox for Overactive Bladders

31st Dec 2003:      Phase I Clinical Trial of MLN-3897

31st Dec 2003:      Chemical that Might Help in Autoimmune Diseases

31st Dec 2003:      Chemical Turns Muscle Cells into Stem Cells

31st Dec 2003:      EU Stem Cell Compromise

31st Dec 2003:      Stem Cell Bill Offers Hope

31st Dec 2003:      MEPs Back Campaign to Raise MS Awareness

31st Dec 2003:      Social Change in Attitude to Disabled Needed

31st Dec 2003:      Patchy UK Disabled Services

31st Dec 2003:      Saskatchewan MS Clinic to Close

31st Dec 2003:      Canadian MJ Exemption

31st Dec 2003:      MJ Advocates Disappointed by Canadian Supreme Court

31st Dec 2003:      Children and MS

31st Dec 2003:      Mind Exercise for PwMS

31st Dec 2003:      Who Will Care for the Caregiver

31st Dec 2003:      Standing Ovation for New iBOT

31st Dec 2003:      A Basket of Flowers

31st Dec 2003:      Helping Understand MS

31st Dec 2003:      Program for Chronically Ill People

31st Dec 2003:      Travelling to the Mendocino Coast w/MS

31st Dec 2003:      Madlyn Rhue

31st Dec 2003:      Woman w/MS

31st Dec 2003:      Painter w/MS

31st Dec 2003:      Another Painter w/MS

31st Dec 2003:      Montel's Suicide Attempts

31st Dec 2003:      Teacher w/MS

31st Dec 2003:      Single Mother w/MS

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: IV Neural Stem Cell Transplantation in EAE

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Targeting Nogo Receptor to Treat CNS Injuries

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: IFNb Treatment of MS in Galicia, Spain

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Levetiracetam for Phasic Spasticity in MS

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Dexrazoxane Adds to Efficacy of Mitoxantrone in EAE

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Does Trauma Trigger MS?

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Chlamydia Pneumoniae and Risk of MS Relapses

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: MS Susceptibility Genes in African Americans

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Assessing Mood in PwMS

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Health Factors and Risks in Women w/MS

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Atrophy Detectable Within 3 Month Period in Untreated RRMS

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Study of Acute Partial Transverse Myelopathy Presentations

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: MRI Studies of White and Grey Matter in MS

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Wideline and High Resolution NMR Spectroscopy

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Neurological Associations with SSEPs

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Demyelination in MS - Effect of HSP 90 and OPC Death

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Analysis of T Cell Receptors in MS

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Valpha24 T Cells and NKT Cell Defects in PwMS

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: No Association Between Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy and MS

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Benzodiazepine Receptors in Neuroinflammatory Diseases

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Proteinase Activated Receptors in the Nervous System

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Cost-Benefit Analysis of Clinical Trial Participation

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Functional Assessment of Chronic Illness Therapy Measurement System

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Case Report of MS and Intracranial Glioma

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Potential of IFNg Modified Dendritic Cell Therapy for EAE

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: Adrenergic Modulation of Cellular Immune Functions in EAE

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: IL-16 in Microglial Cells in Rat Brain Lesions

28th Dec 2003:      Medline: TGFb Roles in EAE

12th Dec 2003:      MS Research Progress in 2003

12th Dec 2003:      AVR118 Suppresses Progression in Animal Model of MS

12th Dec 2003:      Phase 1 Trial of Small Molecule Drug for MS

12th Dec 2003:      Neopterin Levels Reflect IFNb Efficacy

12th Dec 2003:      IFNb and Azathioprine Combo

12th Dec 2003:      BEYOND Study into High Dose IFNb-1b Begins

12th Dec 2003:      Does Stress Trigger Relapses

12th Dec 2003:      NK Cell Decline Precedes Some MS Relapses

12th Dec 2003:      Measuring MS Severity

12th Dec 2003:      Rates of Autoimmunity on the Rise

12th Dec 2003:      No Volunteers for Orgasm Implant

12th Dec 2003:      Gene/Solvent Interaction Studied in MS

12th Dec 2003:      Pseudobulbar Effect

12th Dec 2003:      Spinal Cord Trauma Treatment

12th Dec 2003:      Drug May Facilitate Nerve Repair

12th Dec 2003:      Multiplying Adult Stem Cells

12th Dec 2003:      EU to Debate Better MS Care

12th Dec 2003:      Experiencing Mobility Loss

12th Dec 2003:      Alternative Therapies Win NHS Backing

12th Dec 2003:      Can Cannabis Protect Nerves

12th Dec 2003:      MSSC on Cannabis Trials

12th Dec 2003:      Canada to Provide Med MJ Long Term

12th Dec 2003:      Canadian Govt Ease Med MJ Restrictions

12th Dec 2003:      UK Carers Allowance Goes Online

12th Dec 2003:      Mother w/MS and Financial Worries

12th Dec 2003:      Brazilian Aviator w/MS

12th Dec 2003:      Judge w/MS Makes Comeback

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Monoclonal IgM Antibody Promotes CNS Myelin Repair

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Comparing Stains with IFNb in MS

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Detecting IFNb Neutralizing Antibodies

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: IFNb Neutralizing Antibodies After Discontinuing Treatment

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Neopterin as Marker of IFNb Responsiveness

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Anti-Inflammatory Effects of PPARg on T Cells in MS

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Adhesion Molecules as Therapeutic Targets

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Treatment of MS in LA and US, 1947-1960

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: MS and Exposure to Organic Solvents

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Recording MS Symptoms

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Sleepiness and Sleep Disturbances in Neurological Disease

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Effect of Relapses on Permanent Disability in MS

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Major Depression in MS

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Risk Factors of MS

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: CD24 is Genetic Modifier for Risk and Progression of MS

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Demyelination, Neuronal Damage and Neuroinflammation

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Patient Relation Management in MS

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Self-Care Decision Making in Chronic Illness

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Gene Microarray Analysis of MS Lesions

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: MMP-9 Facilitates Remyelination by Processing NG2

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Modulation of Neuronal Activity by QYNAD

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Neuroprotective Molecular Changes in NAWM in MS

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Proinflammatory Cytokines and Neural Stem Cells

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Semi-Automatic MRI Follow-Up of MS

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Serum Autoantibodies to Cell Surface Determinants in MS

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Relevance of Protein Nitration in Brain Injury

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Problems in Diagnosing Cranial Base Meningioma in PwMS

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Myelination and Demyelination in Rat Cerebellum

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: CD43 Modulates Severity and Onset of EAE

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Sodium Channels and Axonal Injury in EAE

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Chemokine Receptors in EAE

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Chromosome 14, Virus Persistence and Demyelination in TMEV

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: MRI in Experimental Models of Brain Disorders

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Transgenic Animals in Inflammatory Disease Models

9th Dec 2003:        Medline: Intra-Nasal Semliki Forest Virus and EAE

5th Dec 2003:        Transplanted Cells Repair Nerve Damage in Mice

5th Dec 2003:        Successful Nerve Regeneration Studies

5th Dec 2003:        New Technology Could Diagnose MS Earlier

5th Dec 2003:        128th Annual ANA Meeting Highlights

5th Dec 2003:        3 Studies Show Neutralizing Antibodies Matter in MS

5th Dec 2003:        More on Neuroprotective Action of Copaxone

5th Dec 2003:        Phase I Study of Immunomodulator, MM-093

5th Dec 2003:        MRI Shows Brain Injury in MS That Precedes Atrophy

5th Dec 2003:        Grey Matter Damage Linked to Cognitive and Physical Symptoms in MS

5th Dec 2003:        Multiple Sclerosis FAQ

5th Dec 2003:        Rehabilitation

5th Dec 2003:        More Data on Exercise for Fatigue

5th Dec 2003:        Molecule Produces Positive Results Against Autoimmunity

5th Dec 2003:        Collaboration on Gene Expression Analysis

5th Dec 2003:        More Treatment Options for Neuropathic Pain

5th Dec 2003:        Lymph Nodes and Immune System Function

5th Dec 2003:        Synthetic Marijuana Reduces Agitation

5th Dec 2003:        Cialis - The New Viagra

5th Dec 2003:        EU Patent on Cathepsin S

5th Dec 2003:        Blocking Immune Response in SCI

5th Dec 2003:        Orphan Drugs

5th Dec 2003:        PwMS Helped by NHS Drug Scheme

5th Dec 2003:        Guidance to Improve MS Care

5th Dec 2003:        MS Charities Welcome New Guidelines

5th Dec 2003:        Med MJ Man Convicted

5th Dec 2003:        San Diego Med MJ Case Settled

5th Dec 2003:        Two Arrested as Canadian Med MJ Cafe Opens

5th Dec 2003:        Students Aim to Legalize Med MJ

5th Dec 2003:        Med MJ Side Effect Fear

5th Dec 2003:        Brain Scan Privacy Concerns

5th Dec 2003:        Prof Cites Lack of Clarity on Animal Testing

5th Dec 2003:        Animal Rights Dispute

5th Dec 2003:        Man w/MS Death Sparks Debate

5th Dec 2003:        More on the Heuga Center

5th Dec 2003:        MS Patient Care Embarrassing Say Doctors

5th Dec 2003:        MSP Calls for Scots Neurological Centre

5th Dec 2003:        London Day Centre At Risk

5th Dec 2003:        Recognizing Creativity of People Living with Spasticity

5th Dec 2003:        Disability Discrimination Protection for PwMS

5th Dec 2003:        Reducing Distance Between Patients and Health Care Providers

5th Dec 2003:        Autoimmunity

5th Dec 2003:        Many Lessons Some Yet to Be Learned

5th Dec 2003:        Attitude Adjustment

5th Dec 2003:        The Flying Nun

5th Dec 2003:        Making Life Easier

5th Dec 2003:        Blood Test for MS

5th Dec 2003:        Avoiding Falls

5th Dec 2003:        Self-Advocacy

5th Dec 2003:        An Unusual Day

5th Dec 2003:        Internet Help for Incontinence

5th Dec 2003:        Using Catheters

5th Dec 2003:        Clickable MS Action Network

5th Dec 2003:        Advocates Visit in Person

5th Dec 2003:        The Hulk and the Slacker Generation

5th Dec 2003:        Book Focusing on Living with Autoimmune Disease

5th Dec 2003:        People with Disabilities Walk Alone

5th Dec 2003:        Water Aerobics for PwMS

5th Dec 2003:        Giving Caregivers a Break

5th Dec 2003:        Born with Caring Genes

5th Dec 2003:        Reclaiming a Positive Self-Image of Sexuality

5th Dec 2003:        Computer Controlled by Eye Movement

5th Dec 2003:        Omega-3 Fatty Acids

5th Dec 2003:        Evening Primrose Oil

5th Dec 2003:        Apitherapy

5th Dec 2003:        Michael Kamen

5th Dec 2003:        Michael Kamen and the Holywood Taboo of Illness

5th Dec 2003:        Skipper not Liable for Costs of Woman w/MS

5th Dec 2003:        Woman w/MS Fights for Holidays

5th Dec 2003:        Court Orders Nurses to do Transfers for Woman w/MS

5th Dec 2003:        More on Clay Walker

5th Dec 2003:        Woman w/MS Wins Parking Dispute

5th Dec 2003:        Nurse w/MS Files Discrimination Lawsuit

5th Dec 2003:        Woman w/MS Gives Generously

5th Dec 2003:        Veteran w/MS Receives Bronze Star

5th Dec 2003:        Woman w/MS Coping with Disabilities

5th Dec 2003:        Councillor w/MS Retires

5th Dec 2003:        Diagnosis Difficulties Motivate Woman w/MS

5th Dec 2003:        Woman w/MS Caring for Troops

5th Dec 2003:        Tribute to Richard Pryor

5th Dec 2003:        BMX Rider w/MS

5th Dec 2003:        Journalist w/MS

5th Dec 2003:        Aquatics Teacher w/MS

5th Dec 2003:        Sky-diving and White-water Rafting with MS

5th Dec 2003:        Out for a Ride

5th Dec 2003:        Woman w/MS on Crusade

5th Dec 2003:        Swimming for MS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Stem Cells for Treatment of Neurological Disease

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Rationale for Early Treatment of MS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Study of 4 Disease Modifying Treatments for MS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Conference on Cannabinoids in Medicine

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Study of MS in Cantabria Spain

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Factors Involved with Myelination

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: MS with Uncommon CSF Findings

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Intermittent Self-Catheterisation

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Genome Study of MS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: TNF Receptor II Gene Variants in PwMS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: NOTCH-4 Association with MS Secondary to HLA-DR*1501

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: CCR2 Gene Variants in PwMS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: No Association Between IL-13 Gene and MS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Microarray Gene Analysis of TNF

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: CD45 Mutation Associated with MS Undetectable in Japanese

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Transition from RRMS to Irreversible Disability

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: MRI Study of Atrophy in PPMS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Two Markers of Disease Activity in MS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Biological Markers of Inflammatory Phase of MS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: MRI Aspects of Inflammatory Phase of MS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Inflammation and Degeneration in MS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Inflammation and Degeneration - Clinical Trial Lessons

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Biological Indicators of Neurodegenerative Phase of MS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Imaging Neuronal and Axonal Degeneration in MS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Physiopathology of Multiple Sclerosis

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Post-Mortem Study of MS Affected Tissue

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Multi-modal MRI of CNS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: MS Relapses Associated with Natural Killer Cell Activity

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Antibodies to Nogo-A in PwMS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Case Report of HSCT in PwMS and Leukemia

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Case Report of Devic's Disease

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Case Report of Woman w/MS and Morphine Overdose

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Analgesia and Anaesthesia in MS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: CD134 Plays Crucial Role in EAE and MS

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Mast Cell Activation in Monkey EAE

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Cytokines in Behcet's Compared to MS and Other Diseases

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Evidence for Immunosuppression by Nitric Oxide

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Regulation of CD40 in Macrophages and Microglia

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Growth Factors

3rd Dec 2003:        Medline: Kinin Receptors

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