Congress of the European Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis
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Peer-reviewed by the Neurology Today Editors
From left to right: Editor-in-Chief Steven P. Ringel, MD, FAAN, professor and director of the neuromuscular division, University of Colorado School of Medicine; Associate Editor Orly Avitzur, MD, FAAN, clinical assistant professor of neurology, New York Medical College; Associate Editor Robert G. Holloway Jr., MD, MPH, FAAN, professor and chair of neurology, University of Rochester Medical Center; Associate Editor Kenneth L. Tyler, MD, FAAN, Reuler-Lewin family professor and chair of neurology, University of Colorado; Advisory Trustee John R. Corboy, MD, FAAN, professor of neurology, co-director of the Rocky Mountain Multiple Sclerosis Center at Anschutz Medical Campus, University of Colorado.
Hot off the press from the 2016 Congress of the European Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis:September 17—Siponimod Appears to Slow Progression of Advanced MS, Study Finds
September 17—Study Finds Hints of Efficacy of Fluoxetine Among Advanced MS Patients
September 16—Opicinumab Fails to Reverse Disability in Advanced MS
September 16—Neurofilament Blood Test May Detect MS Progression
September 16—Lipoic Acid Therapy Found to Slow Rate of Brain Atrophy
September 15—Intense Exercise Found Not to Help Fatigue in MS
September 15—Meta-Analysis Shows Stem Cell Transplantation Halts MS Progression for At Least Five Years