The National Multiple Sclerosis Society Company Profile

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The National MS Society addresses the challenges of each person affected by MS by funding cutting edge research, driving change through advocacy, facilitating professional education, collaborating with MS organizations around the world, and providing programs and services designed to help people with MS and their families move their lives forward. In 2008 alone, through the national office and 50 state network of chapters, the Society devoted over $136 million to programs that enhanced more than one million lives. The Society also invested nearly $50 million to support 440 research projects around the world. To learn more about MS and the Society visit

News Articles [1744 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Revised 'mcdonald criteria' expected to speed the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis

(National Multiple Sclerosis Society) The McDonald Criteria for the Diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis have just been revised in hopes of speeding diagnosis and reducing the chance of misdiagnosis. The p...

Dr. Helen Genova awarded grant for novel emotional processing study in multiple sclerosis

(Kessler Foundation) Helen Genova, Ph.D., Assistant Director of Neuropsychology & Neuroscience Research at Kessler Foundation, has been awarded a $44,000 grant from the National Multiple Sclerosis Soc...

[Comment] Refining the use of MRI to predict multiple sclerosis

The field of multiple sclerosis has undergone astounding changes over the past three decades. Many developments are the result of MRI, which has improved multiple sclerosis diagnosis and enhanced clin...

National MS Society Commits Nearly $14 Million To New Research To Stop Multiple Sclerosis, Restore Function And End MS Forever

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Roche Multiple Sclerosis Drug Receives EU Approval

NewsRoche’s Ocrevus (ocrelizumab) approved in the European Union for relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis and primary progressive multiple sclerosis.

[Comment] Two steps forward for myelin repair in multiple sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis is a convolution of inflammation, degeneration, and variable repair, the timing and extent of which determines whether the clinical course is slow with periods of recovery or a prog...

Studies Find Approximately Half of Patients Do Not Always Engage with Healthcare Professionals During Multiple Sclerosis Relapse

STAINES-UPON-THAMES, United Kingdom, Oct. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Mallinckrodt plc (NYSE: MNK), a leading global specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced results from two company-sponso...

The burden of multiple sclerosis is twice as high in women

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune disease that principally affects the central nervous system by causing nerve sheath damage and...Read More... The post The burden of multiple sclerosis is twic...

Drugs and Medications [124 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

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Tysabri [Elan Pharmaceuticals, Inc.]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use TYSABRI safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for TYSABRI. TYSABRI (natalizumab) injection for intravenous useIniti...

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PubMed Articles [3568 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Diagnostic evaluation of dysphagia in multiple sclerosis patients using a Persian version of DYMUS questionnaire.

Multiple sclerosis is a chronic neurological disease that may cause swallowing disorders. Dysphagia is a common problem, which patients with different levels of disability may encounter, but it is usu...

Evaluation of lithium serum level in multiple sclerosis patients: A neuroprotective element.

It has been claimed that continuous and high production of nitric oxide (NO) and its metabolites may be involved in the pathogenesis of several neurological disorders such as multiple sclerosis. A num...

Tackling comorbidity in multiple sclerosis.

We can improve outcomes in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) by better management of comorbidities. A holistic approach should combine lifestyle modifications and the use of low-cost, low-risk tre...

Cutaneous anaplastic large cell lymphoma in a multiple sclerosis patient receiving Fingolimod.

Previous reports of cutaneous neoplastic lesions secondary to Fingolimod treatment among multiple sclerosis patients.

Successful long-term management of spasticity in patients with multiple sclerosis using a software application (APP): A pilot study.

Spasticity is a very common syndrome in patients with multiple sclerosis (pwMS), but available treatments lead to sufficient symptom control only in one third.

Clinical Trials [4974 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Swiss Multiple Sclerosis Registry

The Swiss Multiple Sclerosis Registry is a national, patient-centered registry with the aim to document the epidemiology of multiple sclerosis (MS), as well as the quality of life of perso...

National Multiple Sclerosis Society (NMSS) Pilot Study of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS)

This study will test the tolerability and preliminary efficacy of transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) combined with a cognitive training program, remotely-delivered using a tele...

A Randomized Trial of Two Formal Group Programs for Multiple Sclerosis

The purpose of this study is to compare two different educational programs for people with multiple sclerosis (MS), which is a common and often disabling disease of the central nervous sys...

Auditory Function in Patients With and Without Multiple Sclerosis

We propose to evaluate auditory function and neuropsychologic function in 150 Multiple Sclerosis (MS) patients and in 150 patients who do not have MS. Experimental subjects will be recrui...

Levetiracetam in Central Pain in Multiple Sclerosis(MS)

Multiple sclerosis is often associated with pain. There is no standard treatment of this type of pain. Levetiracetam is a new anticonvulsant and it is the hypothesis that it could relieve ...

Companies [2400 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society

The National MS Society addresses the challenges of each person affected by MS by funding cutting edge research, driving change through advocacy, facilitating professional education, collaborating wit...

National Multiple Sclerosis Society Utah-Southern Idaho Chapter

MS stops people from moving. The National MS Society exists to make sure it doesn’t. The Society addresses the challenges of each person affected by MS by funding cutting-edg...

Familia Unida

Familia Unida living with Multiple Sclerosis (FULWMS) is the first bilingual, English/Spanish Multiple Sclerosis non-profit organization. It serves over thousands of individuals and families affected...

National Multiple Sclerosis Society: Lone Star

Multiple sclerosis, an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system, interrupts the flow of information within the brain, and between the brain and body.Â...

Jack S. Burks, MD

Jack Burks, MD is a neurologist, researcher, author, and one of the foremost authorities in Multiple Sclerosis who lectures and consults internationally on Multiple Sclerosis research and patient care...

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