Research

Studies to stop MS, restore function and end MS forever.

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Gut bacteria may play a role in MS

Bacteria could affect immune responses.

Predicting MS progression

Biomarkers may yield information about progression.

Researchers get closer to myelin repair

Trials examine improvements in optic nerve signals and functional abilities.

Stem cells: What we know

Your questions on stem cell treatments answered.

Do lifestyle choices affect MS?

There are several lifestyle changes individuals can make to lessen the risk of progression.

Forging new pathways in the brain

Teach your brain new tricks.

Demystifying MRIs

Learn how MRIs work and what they can tell us.

Expanding our reach

Three Society fellows describe their passions and their projects.

Drs. Laura Balcer, Peter Calabresi and Elliot Frohman.

Pioneers in neuro-ophthalmology

An optical imaging technique may provide valuable information about MS progression and the effectiveness of… Read More

New focus on pediatric MS

More information about pediatric MS leads to better school and health services for children with… Read More

Scientist with test tube

Newest MS research that inspires us

Highlights from the National MS Society’s 2022 Leadership Conference: “A Cure Is Everything”

Diets for MS

Diets for MS

How different food plans could affect your disease

Fighting fatigue

Researchers are studying various treatments and ways to manage this common MS symptom.

Worldwide influence

Dystel prize winner is the driving force behind a renowned center dedicated to MS research,… Read More

Complex link

Studies show Epstein-Barr virus as a major risk factor for MS.

MS prevalence similar in Black and white people

A new study refutes the once-held belief that MS is a disease that primarily affects… Read More

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