MS News That Caught My Eye Last Week: Helper T-cells, PML, WNT9B Gene, New MS Subtypes

MS News That Caught My Eye Last Week: Helper T-cells, PML, WNT9B Gene, New MS Subtypes

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MS News That Caught My Eye Last Week: Helper T-cells, PML, WNT9B Gene, New MS Subtypes

Helper T-cells Drive Transition from RRMS to SPMS, Study Suggests The T-cells referred to in this study, known as CD4+ cells, are believed to play a significant part in central nervous system inflammation. The disease-modifying treatment Lemtrada (alemtuzumab) is designed to destroy these misbehaving T-cells, along with B-cells, so that the body can replace them with normal cells. I’m glad that I was treated with Lemtrada. It seems to have slowed or stopped my MS…

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