Assuming brain is required, the following results were found.

  • Four-Year Study Confirms That Imaging the Eye with OCT Provides Window to MS Progression in the Brain and a Way to Track the Effects of Therapies

    Study: Summary A recently published paper by a collaborative team used advanced Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) and MRI brain scans of 107 people with MS over four years to track the impacts of MS and to determine whether changes in nerve layers at...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/four-year-study-confirms-that-imaging-the-eye-with-oct-provides-window-to-ms-progression-in-the-brain-and-a-way-to-track-the-effects-of-therapies
  • Nature of immune cells in the human brain disclosed

    Institute for Neuroscience - KNAWSummary:Researchers have disclosed the nature of how T cells protect the brain against harmful viruses. The results of the study are important for investigating the role of the immune system in numerous brain disorders....

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/nature-of-immune-cells-in-the-human-brain-disclosed
  • A 3D view of The Amazing Brain: Shining a Spotlight on Individual Neurons

    A major aim of the NIH-led Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies® (BRAIN) Initiative is to develop new technologies that allow us to look at the brain in many different ways on many different scales. So, I’m especially pleased...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/a-3d-view-of-the-amazing-brain-shining-a-spotlight-on-individual-neurons
  • Scientists create new map of brain's immune system

    of researchers under the direction of the Medical Center -- University of Freiburg has created an entirely new map of the brain's own immune system in humans and mice. The scientists succeeded in demonstrating for the first time ever that the phagocytes...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/scientists-create-new-map-of-brain-s-immune-system
  • Research explains why many psychiatric drugs that work in the lab don’t work in people

    90 percent of all drugs that are developed for illnesses like schizophrenia, depression, Alzheimer’s disease (AD), or the brain tumor glioblastoma complete successful trials in mice but then come to a grinding halt in human trials, wasting billions of...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/research-explains-why-many-psychiatric-drugs-that-work-in-the-lab-don-t-work-in-people
  • Multiple sclerosis drug slows brain shrinkage, study finds

    250 participants with progressive multiple sclerosis (MS) revealed that ibudilast was better than a placebo in slowing down brain shrinkage. The study also showed that the main side effects of ibudilast were gastrointestinal and headaches. The study was...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/multiple-sclerosis-drug-slows-brain-shrinkage-study-finds
  • New immunotherapy targeting blood-clotting protein

    Normally, the blood protein fibrin does not enter the brain. But in several neurological disorders, the blood-brain barrier -- which keeps large molecules in the blood from entering the brain -- becomes abnormally permeable, allowing fibrin to leak...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/new-immunotherapy-targeting-blood-clotting-protein
  • Brain's lymphatic vessels as new avenue to treat multiple sclerosis

    Lymphatic vessels that clean the brain of harmful material play a crucial role in the development and progression of multiple sclerosis, new research from the University of Virginia School of Medicine suggests. The vessels appear to carry previously...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/brain-s-lymphatic-vessels-as-new-avenue-to-treat-multiple-sclerosis
  • B cells among factors leading to brain lesions in multiple sclerosis

    researchers has shown that in multiple sclerosis, it is not only specific T cells that cause inflammation and lesions in the brain. B cells, a different type of immune cell, also play a role. These cells activate T cells in the blood. This discovery...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/b-cells-among-factors-leading-to-brain-lesions-in-multiple-sclerosis
  • How childhood viral infections may later drive multiple sclerosis

    Childhood viral infections that reach the brain may prime it for the development of autoimmune conditions, such as multiple sclerosis, later in life — this is what a recent study that scientists conducted in mice seems to suggest. Could viral...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/how-childhood-viral-infections-may-later-drive-multiple-sclerosis
  • How cannabis and cannabis-based drugs harm the brain

    to the drug had "significant memory impairments" and could not even discriminate between a familiar and novel object. Also, brain imaging studies showed that the drug impairs function in key brain regions involved in learning and memory. Moreover, the...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/how-cannabis-and-cannabis-based-drugs-harm-the-brain
  • Fooling nerve cells into acting normal

    By measuring... read more Feb. 26, 2018 — Researchers have come up with a new way to measure electrical activity in the brain. Their new light-sensitive protein can be embedded into neuron membranes, where it emits a fluorescent signal that... read...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/fooling-nerve-cells-into-acting-normal
  • MS Mindshift Effort Arrives at Atlanta Area's Owl-O-Ween Hot Air Balloon Festival - Multiple Sclerosis News Today

    The MS MindShift: A New View of MS initiative is continuing its travels to raise awareness and educate people about brain health in multiple sclerosis (MS), with the next stop for its “Brain Bulb” hot air balloon the Owl-O-Ween Hot Air Balloon Festival...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/ms-mindshift-effort-arrives-at-atlanta-area-s-owl-o-ween-hot-air-balloon-festival-multiple-sclerosis-news-today
  • How the gut influences neurologic disease

    Researchers are identifying the key players involved in the gut-brain connection and their role in disease progression Date:Source:Brigham and Women's HospitalSummary:A study sheds new light on the connection between the gut and the brain, untangling...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/how-the-gut-influences-neurologic-disease
  • Researchers Identify Nerve Cells That Are Vulnerable to Damage in MS

    SUMMARYCollaborators in Cambridge and San Francisco used advanced technology to evaluate genetic instructions within single brain cells in specific areas of brain tissues from people who had MS in their lifetimes, before there were disease-modifying...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/researchers-identify-nerve-cells-that-are-vulnerable-to-damage-in-ms
  • First evidence of immune response targeting brain cells in autism - Medical Xpress

    (BIDMC), and colleagues report the presence of cellular features consistent with an immune response targeting specialized brain cells in more than two thirds of autistic brains analyzed postmortem. These cellular characteristics—not previously observed...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/first-evidence-of-immune-response-targeting-brain-cells-in-autism-medical-xpress
  • Dark Rimmed Brain Lesions May Be Signal of Aggressive Disease, NIH Study Says

    August 16, 2019 Brain lesions appearing as dark rimmed, “smoldering” spots on imaging scans, representing active inflammation, may be a hallmark of more aggressive and disabling forms of multiple sclerosis (MS), researchers at the National Institutes...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/dark-rimmed-brain-lesions-may-be-signal-of-aggressive-disease-nih-study-says
  • Waves of CSF Flow Into the Brain During Sleep

    The brain's cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) pulses during deep sleep and this appears to be tied to brain wave activity and blood flow, an exploratory study showed. Large oscillations of CSF inflow to the brain appeared about every 20 seconds and were...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/waves-of-csf-flow-into-the-brain-during-sleep
  • Novel PET imaging agent could help guide therapy for brain diseases

    diseases, including Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and multiple sclerosis. The agent targets receptors in nerve cells in the brain that are involved in learning and memory. FULL STORY Researchers have developed a new imaging agent that could help guide and...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/novel-pet-imaging-agent-could-help-guide-therapy-for-brain-diseases
  • Study sheds light on brain cell changes in people with MS

    Fresh insights into the types of cells found in the brains of people with multiple sclerosis could help develop improved therapies, research has found. The study focused on cells in the brain that help to repair damage to nerve cells caused by the...

    https://mschristian.org/index.php/blog/study-sheds-light-on-brain-cell-changes-in-people-with-ms

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