Stockholm http://roadskater.net/taxonomy/term/1251/0 en Researchers Find Gene Triggering Multiple Sclerosis http://roadskater.net/researchers-find-gene-triggering-multiple-sclerosis <p>I don&#39;t know much about the subject here, but this article caught my eye as a significant find in the search for the genes contributing to Multiple Sclerosis. [We skate Greensboro&#39;s Tour to Tanglewood to help raise money for MS research and treatment.] A quick explanation from the article helps explain MS briefly:</p><blockquote><p>The disease is one in which the body&#39;s immune system mistakenly attacks the electrical insulation of nerve fibers. The cause is part genetic and part environmental,...</p></blockquote><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/researchers-find-gene-triggering-multiple-sclerosis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/researchers-find-gene-triggering-multiple-sclerosis#comments Multiple Sclerosis 2007 United States of America (USA) health Boston MA multiple sclerosis (MS) Nashville TN San Francisco CA Stockholm Sweden (SWE) http://roadskater.net/crss/node/544 Mon, 30 Jul 2007 06:29:27 +0000 roadskater 544 at http://roadskater.net