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XXIV World Congress of Neurology (WCN)

October 27 - 31, 2019; Dubai, United Arab Emirates

October 27 - 31, 2019 Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Conference News

Popular News from WCN 2017

  • Risk Factors for Seizures, Epilepsy After Stroke Risk Factors for Seizures, Epilepsy After Stroke Hemorrhagic transformation and the degree of neurologic compromise were independent risk factors for seizures or epilepsy after thrombolysis for ischemic stroke, a study shows.
  • Cardiac Effects of Fingolimod in MS Reversible Cardiac Effects of Fingolimod in MS Reversible Fingolimod, used to treat multiple sclerosis, dampens cardiac autonomic modulation at rest and during challenges, but this effect appears to be reversible after discontinuation of the drug, a study shows.
  • Antimalarial Drug May Be Effective Against PML Antimalarial Drug May Be Effective Against PML Mefloquine, an antimalarial drug, may control JC virus, the cause of progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy, a small, preliminary study suggests.

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