More MS news articles for June 2002

MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS: Deeper Understanding of Its Pathogenesis Reveals New Targets for Therapy

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&list_uids=12052918&dopt=Abstract

Annu Rev Neurosci 2002;25:491-505
Steinman L, Martin R, Bernard C, Conlon P, Oksenberg JR.
Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305

Recent technological breakthroughs allowing for large-scale analysis of gene transcripts and large-scale monitoring of the immune response with protein chips are revealing new participants in the pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis.

Some of these participants may be useful targets for therapy.