July 10, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

Katarina LeBlanc

8 min read

Today’s post is my no-B.S. guide to the possibility of stem cells being used to treat Multiple Sclerosis (MS). There is a great deal of buzz about using stem cells to treat or even cure multiple sclerosis. How much of this stem cell buzz is real hope and how much is hype? MS has a host of symptoms (see illustration at left from Wikipedia). For many patients, conventional chemical medicines do a reasonable job managing the disease. However, for others the disease relapses, is …Read More