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More MS news articles for June 2004

Chlamydia pneumoniae and MS

June 4, 2004
Art Mellor
Boston Cure Project

Researchers looked at Chlamydia (Cpn) gene products in the cerebro-spinal fluid (CSF) of people with MS and compared it with CSF from healthy people and people with other neurological diseases. They found that 50% of people with MS seemed to have evidence of Cpn infections vs. around 30% in people without MS. It isn't clear what this means, but it's certainly a clue!

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