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I have collected essential links on web about multiple sclerosis (MS). You can send suggestions or comments to me Aapo Halko. Many links updated, 11-2003.

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December 3, 2003 Statins potential in ms
December 3, 2003 Azathioprine and Interferon beta(1a) Combined
November 17, 2003 Trial shows no clear benefit from cannabis for patients with MS , BMJ.
September 26, 2003 Dose and Frequency of Administration of Interferon-Beta Affect its Efficacy in Multiple Sclerosis. Clin Drug Invest 23(9) 2003. Registration required, free.
September 8, 2003 New and emerging treatment options for multiple sclerosis
August 12, 2003 Cyclophosphamide is effective in stabilizing rapidly deteriorating secondary progressive multiple sclerosis.
August 12, 2003 Past exposure to sun, skin phenotype, and risk of multiple sclerosis: case-control study
July 23, 2003 Drug targeting by long-circulating liposomal glucocorticosteroids increases therapeutic efficacy in a model of multiple sclerosis
June 26, 2003 natalizumab PubMed. ANTEGREN (natalizumab) by Elan.
June 18, 2003 ACTRIMS 2003
June 9, 2003 ECTRIMS 2003
June 3, 2003 Fatigue associated with multiple sclerosis: diagnosis, impact and management
April 23, 2003 Injection of adult neurospheres induces recovery in a chronic model of multiple sclerosis, Published in Nature. Collateral damage repaired by LAWRENCE STEINMAN.
April 23, 2003 Multiple sclerosis: a two-stage disease by LAWRENCE STEINMAN.
April 10, 2003 American Academy of Neurology (AAN) 55th Annual Meeting Speakers' Abstracts about Multiple Sclerosis
March 24, 2003 Betaseron (Interferon Beta-1b) Gains Expanded FDA Labeling Approval for Treating Relapsing Forms of Multiple Sclerosis
March 11, 2003 Rapid onset mitoxantrone-induced cardiotoxicity in secondary progressive multiple sclerosis.
February 13, 2003 Beta-Interferon treatment does not always slow the progression of axonal injury in ms

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Other ms pages

  1. All About Multiple Sclerosis (was: Laetoli Man's Multiple Sclerosis Pages)
  2. ThJuland's MSers' Glen A MSer's resource website containing: a message board, MS glossary, files on Multiple Sclerosis, support group links, abstracts, links.
  3. MS pages by James S. Huggins.
  4. MS pages by Ole Andreas Hvatum from Norway.
  5. NML multiple sclerosis search
  6. International MS Support Foundation by Jean Sumption.
  7. Laurel Highlands Multiple Sclerosis Support Group
  8. CLAMS
  9. John and Claude, Claude the Cartoon Pooch with Multiple Sclerosis.
  10. R. Miller, MS sources
  11. Yahoo - Health:Diseases and Conditions:Multiple Sclerosis
  12. Multiple sclerosis by Google
  13. HON
  14. MIC-KIBIC at the Karolinska Institute


  1. MS-newsgroup Via web
  2. Shared Solutions™ from Teva Neuroscience. Enroll through for educational materials, nurse counseling and more.
  3. Multiple Sclerosis webforum A forum to discuss and comment on Multiple Sclerosis.
  4. RICKandMERLE by Merle Spector and Rick Korejwo.
  5. Multiple Sclerosis Forums - by MedSupport
  6. Welcome to MS One to One. It is a monthly one-sheet periodical.
  7. MS MOMS.  
  8. Multiple Sclerosis PenPals UK a.k.a. Jooly's Joint. Visit Jooly's Joint: Julie Howell's worldwide webpal service for people living with Multiple Sclerosis.
  9. MS Crossroads -parlamentti suomenkielinen keskustelu/ discussion board in Finnish.
  10. Schering Finland, another discussion board in Finnish/ suomenkielinen ms-keskustelu.

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  1. EDSS scale has been used to measure disability.
  2. The Multiple Sclerosis Functional Composite (MSFC) vs. the Expanded Disability Status Scale (EDSS)
  3. Irwin Mortman hosts a ms and other autoimmune diseases research discussion list. Web site for instructions and archives. (Here you can find the latest ms news and abstracts.)
  5. MS news by Doctor's guide.
  6. The Department of Neurology at the University of Chicago Medical Center's web site devoted to MS and other neurological disease.
  7. Veritas Medicine, a service that bridges the information gap between patients and innovative medical therapies.
  8. Multiple Sclerosis, the journal.
  9. NEJM
  10. Research by MS Pathfinder
  11. Current research by NMSS.
  12. Research on ms by Dr. Angelo R. Massaro et al.
  13. THE MYELIN PROJECT Home Page, by the Odone family et al. Progress report 2001-8
  14. The Canadian Myelin Research Initiative
  15. Multiple Sclerosis--Research Highlights by NINDS.
  16. The Antibody Resource Page
  17. Medical Sciences Bulletin: Autoimmunity and neurologic disorders. New immunology.
  18. Archives of neurology
  19. Neurology books Commentaries on articles appearing in the current medical literature important to clinical neurology. Full text. HTML and PDF formats.
  20. MRI of a ms-brain


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