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Future avenues for research in multiple sclerosis

Neil Scolding and Alastair Wilkins

in Multiple Sclerosis

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print July 2012 | ISBN: 9780199603251
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191739705 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199603251.003.0048

Series: Oxford Neurology Library

Future avenues for research in multiple sclerosis

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• Better understanding of the causes of MS will lead to better therapies for the disease • Understanding why disease phenotypes are so variable and identifying prognostic factors which will predict the early disease course will help to develop better therapeutic protocols • Future therapies will need to be targeted at reducing progressive disability.

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Subjects: Neurology

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