Leading Belgian politician presents 2017 “MS@Work” awards

21st November 2017

Belgium’s Deputy Prime Minister, Kris Peeters, presented eight companies with awards to recognise their commitment to hiring people with MS

2017 McDonald Fellowship and Du Pré grant recipients announced

20th November 2017

MSIF is proud to announce the recipients of the 2017 McDonald fellowships and Du Pre grants

Portuguese MS Society (SPEM) launches new Support Line service

20th November 2017

New Support Line will provide information and support, as well as jobs for people living with MS

European Medicines Agency recommends market authorisation for ocrelizumab (Ocrevus) in EU

16th November 2017

The EMA has recommended that ocrelizumab (Ocrevus), the first disease-modifying treatment for primary progressive MS (PPMS), be prescribed for adults with early primary progressive MS

Using Data to individualise patient treatments

6th November 2017

Scientists have been using a large database to develop algorithms to predict individual responses to a particular therapy before starting it.

A new potential biomarker for the diagnosis of MS

6th November 2017

A new small study has discovered molecules in the blood that are specific to people with MS, and can distinguish between relapsing remitting and progressive MS.

Electric stimulation may help manage MS related fatigue

6th November 2017

Researchers have been trialling low current electric brain stimulation as a way to help manage MS related fatigue.

Anti-histamine trial shows myelin repair possible

6th November 2017

Anti-histamine drug clemastine may boost myelin repair in MS

MSIF visits Saudi Arabia to launch new country-focused programme

6th November 2017

MSIF’s Capacity Building Manager visits Arfa MS Society to launch MSIF’s new country-focused programme in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

MS Society of India volunteer who lives with MS wins award in national pageant

31st October 2017

The MS Society of India (MSSI) is proud to congratulate Dr Rebecca Verghese, a long-standing volunteer with the society who lives with MS, in winning an award at the “Mrs India Earth” pageant.

Argentinian MS Society launches new website and YouTube channel

31st October 2017

Multiple Sclerosis Argentina (EMA) has launched a brand new website and YouTube channel in order to increase its reach to people affected by MS.

Polish MS Society marks tenth year of national MS awareness-raising campaign

31st October 2017

The Polish MS Society’s annual awareness-raising campaign, “Symphony of Hearts”, has entered its tenth year