Thursday, 9 February 2017

Stem cell transplants may induce long-term remission of multiple sclerosis


Source: NIH Gov

New clinical trial results provide evidence that high-dose immunosuppressive therapy followed by transplantation of a person's own blood-forming stem cells can induce sustained remission of relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (MS), an autoimmune disease in which the immune system attacks the central nervous system. Read on.