Category Archives: B cell

Specific subset of b-cell responsible for Multiple Sclerosis disease activity identified.


An estimated 100,000 Canadians live with multiple sclerosis; there is currently no cure for the disease.  Modern scientific understanding has considered multiple sclerosis (MS) to be a disease controlled by the T cell, a type of white blood cell. Research has shown that in MS, T cells inappropriately attack myelin, the protective layer of fat covering nerves in the central nervous

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