Multiple Sclerosis Newswire (Page 6)

Multiple Sclerosis Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Multiple Sclerosis. (Page 6)

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  1. Compugen (CGEN) vs. Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics (BCLI) Financial ComparisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | IntersportsWire

    ... disorders, such as Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease), Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and Parkinson's disease (PD), among others. Its subsidiary, Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics Ltd. (the Israeli Subsidiary), holds rights ...

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  2. Olympic great Betty Cuthbert remembered as a kind and humble championRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | ABC News

    The champion sprinter's family and friends commemorated her faith, humbleness, and dignity in dealing with the multiple sclerosis, which left her in a wheelchair for many years. The service was attended by many other Olympic legends, including Dawn Fraser, who paid a tearful tribute to her friend and fellow gold medallist from the 1964 Tokyo Olympics.

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  3. Marijuana may not help chronic pain after all, studies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | WPXI

    ... evidence" to prove its effectiveness for symptoms related to illnesses, including cancer and multiple sclerosis. They did, however, see some improvement for those with neuropathic pain. "We found low-strength evidence that cannabis preparations with ...

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  4. Southern narrows medical marijuana vendor list to three finalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | The Advocate

    ... xia or wasting syndrome, seizure disorders, epilepsy, spasticity, Crohn's disease, muscular dystrophy and multiple sclerosis.

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  5. Wheelchair woman's taxi wait nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Worcester News

    ... returned her mobility scooter to Shopmobility, in Crowngate Shopping Centre. Mrs Foster, who suffers from multiple sclerosis [MS], relied on her husband, John, to take her into the city, but he tragically died, aged 79, of liver cancer in April. Mrs ...

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  6. Dr. John DeLuca receives Fred Foley Award for best practices in mental health and MSRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | EurekAlert!

    John DeLuca, PhD , senior vice president for Research and Training at Kessler Foundation, has been awarded the Fred Foley Award for Best Practices in Mental Health and Multiple Sclerosis . The Fred Foley Award, established in 2016 by the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers , recognizes Dr. DeLuca's outstanding contributions to advancing research in the understanding and clinical treatment of cognitive impairments in MS.

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  7. Sanofi-Aventis To Buy Genzyme For $20 BillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2011 | CBS News

    ... goals, including raising production levels for Cerezyme and Fabrazyme, getting final FDA approval for multiple sclerosis treatment Lemtrada, and higher sales targets. Founded in the 1980s with a dozen employees, Genzyme grew into a biotech ...

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  8. Global Neurology Devices Markets 2017 - Cerebrospinal Fluid...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... e useful in monitoring or diagnosing several kinds of neurological disorders such as Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis and epilepsy and also helpful to neurologists treating those patients.

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  9. White matter: The brain's flexible but underrated superhighwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Medical News Today

    ... to the myelin sheath. For instance, the immune systems of individuals with Guillain-Barre syndrome and multiple sclerosis attack myelin, causing a gradually worsening weakness that can end in paralysis. One of the most studied psychiatric conditions ...

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  10. Biogen Stock Climbs After Goldman Adds to its 'Conviction Buy' ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | TheStreet.com

    ... which represents a potential 17% upside from the stock's previous closing price. "On BIIB's base [multiple sclerosis] franchise, we view investor concerns on competition and pricing as overblown," the firm said. "Finally, BIIB has a relatively ...

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  11. Goldman likes Biogen, sees 17% upside; shares ahead 1% premarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Seeking Alpha

    ... of aducanumab in treating Alzheimer's disease. Analyst Terence Flynn adds that investor concerns with the multiple sclerosis franchise are "overblown" and the company's balance sheet is robust enough to support business development deals and share ...

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  12. Goldman Sachs adds Biogen to its Americas Conviction ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | MarketWatch

    ... drugs to reach the market," with a peak sales projection of $12 billion. "On BIIB's base [multiple sclerosis] franchise, we view investor concerns on competition and pricing as overblown," Flynn said. "Finally, BIIB has a relatively under-leverage ...

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  13. New federal grant to fund JAX studies of microbiome's role in multiple sclerosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | EurekAlert!

    A five-year federal research grant totaling $1,887,049 to Jackson Laboratory Research Scientist Yanjiao Zhou, M.D., Ph.D., will fund studies exploring the therapeutic potential of the gut microbiome in multiple sclerosis . MS is a chronic autoimmune disease targeting the central nervous system, causing damage to the myelin covering of nerve fibers and, ultimately, the nerve fibers themselves, leading to impaired movement, coordination, sensation and thinking.

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  14. Norwich man looks to be first person with multiple sclerosis to swim the English ChannelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Evening News

    Mike walking down to the sea with Otto Thanning, the oldest person to swim the Channel, and Hayley Barnard who's attempting her own solo-swim in August. Picture: Jessica Roberts A man from Norwich is setting out to be the first person with multiple sclerosis to solo-swim the English Channel.

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  15. Quanterix To Launch High-Sensitivity Benchtop Instrument And Assays...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 15 | BioSpace

    ... state, which is valuable for the monitoring of neurodegeneration in diseases like Alzheimer's disease and multiple sclerosis. Myriad RBM, Inc., the world's leading multiplexed immunoassay testing laboratory, will begin using the SR-Plex as part of ...

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  16. How protein islands formRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Science, Industry and Business

    The immune system protects humans from threats such as, for example, disease-causing bacteria, and cancer as well. Yet if the system malfunctions, it can attack the body it is supposed to defend and cause autoimmune diseases such as type one diabetes mellitus or multiple sclerosis.

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  17. Cuthbert forever Aussie golden girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | NEWS.com.au

    ... at her funeral in Mandurah. The four-time Olympic gold medallist died aged 79 on August 6 after battling multiple sclerosis for almost 50 years. As an 18-year-old, Cuthbert won gold in the 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay in Melbourne and eight years ...

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  18. Australia's 'golden girl' Betty Cuthbert farewelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... people gathered in Mandurah. The four-time Olympic gold medallist died aged 79 on August 6 after battling multiple sclerosis for almost 50 years. As an 18-year-old, Cuthbert won gold in the 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay in Melbourne and eight years ...

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  19. Olympic royalty farewell to gold medallist Betty CuthbertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Daily Mail

    Olympic royalty farewell four-time gold medallist Betty Cuthbert at a private funeral after her family declined a state memorial for the 79-year-old who died of multiple sclerosis Swimming champion Dawn Fraser and Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates are among those attending the funeral for Betty Cuthbert. The four-time Olympic gold medallist died aged 79 on August 6 after battling multiple sclerosis for almost 50 years and had a private funeral in Western Australia.

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  20. Olympic great Betty Cuthbert remembered as a kind and humble championRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 16 | ABC News

    The four time Olympic gold medallist, Betty Cuthbert, has been remembered at a funeral service in Western Australia. The champion sprinter's family and friends commemorated her faith, humbleness, and dignity in dealing with the multiple sclerosis, which left her in a wheelchair for many years.

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