More MS news articles for Oct 2001

Interferon-beta treatment in patients with childhood-onset multiple sclerosis

J Pediatr 2001 Sep;139(3):443-6 Related Articles, Books, LinkOut
Mikaeloff Y, Moreau T, Debouverie M, Pelletier J, Lebrun C, Gout O, Pedespan JM, Van Hulle C, Vermersch P, Ponsot G.
Department of Neuropediatrics, Saint-Vincent de Paul Hospital, Paris, France.

We present a report of the use of interferon-beta before 18 years of age in 16 patients with childhood-onset multiple sclerosis. This study demonstrated that the treatment is safe and well tolerated.

PMID: 11562627 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]