Latest global MS news

MSIF news | 08 November 2012

International MS stem cell research project update

Watch Dr Antonio Uccelli update us on the MSIF supported international stem cell clinical trial for MS currently taking place.


MSIF news | 08 November 2012

Du Pré Grant recipient presents her project at MSIF Alumni event

Watch Dr Darshpreet Kaur's presentation at the Alumni evening on the research she undertook about cognitive rehabilitation in MS as an MSIF 2011 Du Pré Grant recipient here.


MSIF news | 22 October 2012

IMSB Chairman honoured for lifetime achievement

Prof Alan Thompson was honoured for his lifetime achievement by the European Committee for Treatment and Research in MS.


MSIF news | 17 October 2012

Strengthening the MS movement in China

MSIF has been working with people with affected by MS in China to create an MS movement with the aim of building a sustainable support structure in China.


MSIF news | 13 October 2012

MSIF Young Researchers Award 2012

Congratulations to Dr Julien Ratelade, who was awarded the MSIF Young Researchers Award 2012 at ECTRIMS in Lyon on 13 October, 2012.


News from MS organisations | 05 September 2012

New Chief Executive for the European Multiple Sclerosis Platform

Maggie Alexander from the United Kingdom has been appointed Chief Executive of the European Multiple Sclerosis Platform (EMSP).


News from MS organisations | 14 August 2012

A journey to a diagnosis: Zuzanna from Poland tells her story in "MS in focus" magazine

Read the story of how Zuzanna from Warsaw, Poland found out she had MS and how she has learned to live positively: "I see life with a chronic disease as a challenge but it is not the focus of my life. I’m sick, but I choose if I give up or make friends in spite of the difficulties of MS."


News from MS organisations | 30 July 2012

Japanese MS Society hosts seminar

On 25 March around 90 people affected by MS, MS health professionals and industry representatives attended the Japan MS Society’s (日本多発性硬化症協会 - JMSS) MS seminar in Tokyo.


News from MS organisations | 20 July 2012

Change of name for Spanish MS Society

FELEM, a Spanish MS Society, and one of MSIF's Supporting Organisations, has recently changed its name to Esclerosis Múltiple España (EME).


MSIF news | 01 November 2011

2011 Du Pré Grant Recipients

In 2011 MSIF awarded 15 Du Pré Grants to young researchers to work on MS projects worldwide.