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Did you hear researchers have discovered a unique process of brain cell death in MS?


June 12, 2018
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University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry
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Researchers have discovered a unique process of brain cell death that affects the cells that are most vulnerable in multiple sclerosis (MS). After identifying the process called pyroptosis, or fiery death, the researchers were able to block the enzyme in the brain that is responsible for it, using a drug that could potentially treat MS.
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That sounds promising. And they say it's already been proven safe in humans.
I hope they're right. It would change the lives of people developing MS. The future would look a lot brighter.
Good research.

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