Blog Articles, tagged with: Progressivems

Special Edition of Multiple Sclerosis Journal


Global experts publish recommendations for overcoming challenges to improve clinical trials in progressive MS A special issue of Multiple Sclerosis Journal, sponsored by the International Progressive MS Alliance, has been published, containing papers that review the challenges and the potential ...

Published by Multiple Sclerosis Journal on Friday October 20 2017 10:02 AM

View Article



Multi-million pound trial to investigate if statins could become MS treatment The MS Society UK are co-funding the phase 3 trial to test if simvastatin could become a treatment for secondary progressive MS. This phase 3 trial will involve over 1000 people with secondary progressive MS. It began...

Published by MS Society UK on Thursday May 11 2017 08:09 AM

View Article

Progressive MS Webinar


Catch up now Recently the MS International Federation (MSIF) hosted a webinar on progressive MS. You can watch it here. The Progressive MS Alliance is working together to connect resources and experts around the world and drive a global research enterprise that will develop the solutions to end...

Published by MS Ireland on Monday December 01 2014 11:55 AM

View Article

Progressive MS Alliance


Request for applications and informational teleconferences The Progressive MS Alliance invites you to join an informational call to learn more about a new funding initiative just released by the Alliance. MSIF is an active member of the Progressive MS Alliance which is connecting resources and ...

Published by The Progressive MS Alliance Team on Saturday November 15 2014 11:18 AM

View Article

Statins May Slow Progressive MS


Cholesterol-lowering tablets may slow brain shrinkage  Early trial results published in The Lancet medical journal show that statins, the inexpensive cholesterol-lowering tablets, may slow brain shrinkage in people with progressive MS. Currently there are no treatments that can stop MS from...

Published by MS Ireland on Thursday April 03 2014 11:12 AM

View Article

International Research Collaboration


Call for researchers to submit proposals for research into progressive MS The Progressive MS Alliance (Alliance) is pleased to announce two new funding initiatives designed to accelerate research focused on progressive MS. What is the Alliance? The Progressive MS Alliance, initially estab...

Published by MS Ireland on Saturday October 12 2013 11:09 AM

View Article

Latest News

More news

What's hot


Kiss Goodbye to MS...

is a campaign about hope, that together we can raise funds to accelerate Irish and global research into MS and continue to provide services to over 9000 people living with MS In Ireland. Join the campaign NOW!

Find out more

Events Calendar

» Our next Event

25 May 2019: Physio led exercise classes for people with MS, starts 12th January (ongoing) please contact Una Goan.

View all events


If you'd like to receive e-news updates from The Society please enter your email address below. If you want to know more about how we manage personal data then please see our privacy policy.

My local MSI

Map of MS Ireland's service areas South Mid West West Midlands South East North East North West North Dublin City and Fingal South West Dublin and Kildare South East Dublin and Wicklow