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Coverage from the

Americas Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis (ACTRIMS) 2019

February 28 - March 02, 2019; Dallas, Texas

February 28 - March 02, 2019 Dallas, Texas
  • ACTRIMS 2019 Asthma Prevalence Three Times Higher in MS A new study shows a higher prevalence of asthma among multiple sclerosis patients. Reasons for the association are unknown but shared risk factors include vitamin D deficiency and smoking.
  • ACTRIMS 2019 Serum Neurofilament Light Protein Highly Anticipated Tool for MS NfL levels in the blood could represent an invaluable marker in MS prognosis, as well as an aid in treatment decision-making.
  • ACTRIMS 2019 New Consensus Statement on MS Imaging Strategies The North American Imaging in Multiple Sclerosis Cooperative has released a consensus statement and summary of benefits and limitations for 17 different imaging techniques.

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