Just for info
Barts ms research blog.
Professor Giovannoni who seems tireless in his search to get answers is asking for donations to raise funds for a reach project into use of anti viral drugs for ms.
He needs 10k within the next two to three months
It is very easy to donate and the a...
Am I missing a point?
Accordingly to a market report research published last December these are the drugs where the money is for the years 2019-2025 for spms
Really? I don’t see a breakthrough here!
I was wondering out of all the ongoing research and treatments in trials etc, what's giving everyone the biggest hope etc? Or what to everyone looks most promising?
I understand lemtrada campath is the current big gun and I hope it gets better and keeps on working for everyone, but other than that,...
Sorry been a while since I was on here. Thankfully my symptoms have not been causing trouble for at least a year so have been able to put MS to the back of my mind. I'm lucky I guess.
But in the last week my best friends daughter has suffered an MS like attack and is now going through the wh...
I'm doing some research for a company that is hoping to launch a new way to boost the immune system in people who have chronic illnesses, including MS. I'm trying to better understand what the real benefits of having a stronger immune system would be to those who are suffering long-t...
A Physio and PhD researcher from the University of Birmingham is looking for MSers to take part in some research in to exercise programmes for people with MS. Marianne is happy to speak to MSers in the area face to face and arrange Skype interviews with those in other regions so it's ok i...
ive been thinking about after a year of having reaplse remitting multiple scherosis and i have been on teronfamide and i get my results about the drug has helped improve anything this august, i know its a big decision to want to sign up for stem cell research i wondered if anyone i could contact abo...
we think staying up to date with the latest research news is vital, so we are trying to find a way to pull all the latest news into one place.
this weeks research update is out now - http://paper.li/shiftms/1364383144#msresearch we would love to hear your feedback!
I have just discovered that the UK's MS Society gave £1.2 million in research funding to universities in 2015. Yet it spent £6.9 million in the same year on fundraising, and a generous £10.5 million on salaries that year too. This information was given to me by the MS Society itself, so t...
My optimism is growing and growing in the belief that one day there will be significant treatment which would benefit all of us, perhaps even sooner than we expected, so much funding has gone into Multiple Sclerosis and I am starting to gently raise my head day-by-day. I wish you all the very best!
Staying positive after my diagnosis has been really difficult and I spent a lot of time on the internet and most of what I read made me depressed on an industrial scale. There are so many sad stories and so many people trying the weirdest things to cure themselves to no avail. However, I do think ...
Hi, to the scientists out there.
I found in youtube a very interesting talk from Indrani Das
Basically she says the presence of glutamate in brain injuries would lead to neuronal death, and they tried a micro-rna and see this improves neuronal survival .
I have found o...
I have looked into information on development of treatments lately and it seems like the actual focus changes to the progressive types of ms as well as remyelination for nerve repair. It's not only that some organizations focus on these topics, some clinical trials are at an interesting point also. ...
I wonder if Shift MS or someone using the site, can help me gather some market research information I am trying to gather about MS and disability in general. This would be used to help support a funding bid I am making for a new service, partly inspired by Shift MS.
And we're going to it!
From Wednesday 10th to Friday 12th Oct, a team of Shift.ms MS Reporters will be at ECTRIMS (European Committee for Treatment and Research into Multiple Sclerosis) and interviewing a number of leading MS experts.
The team will be reporting back the latest on MS research deve...
Hi all! I'm working on a research project at Trinity College Dublin to evaluate some short, animated films about multiple sclerosis that we have developed. We are looking for people living with MS and their relatives, friends and loved ones to complete short surveys on the films in order to learn fr...
Elysia, a student from the University of Leeds, is looking for people to take part in a research project. Details below...if you click on the survey link, there is an option to read further information before participating.
I’ve noticed Some of you say you do research on ms on what works and what doesn’t . What are the best websites, journals , blogs , magazines to look at or any other sources that are true facts?
I'm excited about an upcoming opportunity to be a part of a year long study about how exercise can impact MS. I was diagnosed w/RRMS 15 months ago, and have noticed a definite change of muscle tone and strength on my right side, so hopeful this regulated venture will prove beneficial. Has anyone els...