Treatments. And we need your help. Right now our researchers
are working to repurpose existing drugs to
treat MS, and bring us closer to our goal of stopping it for good. Your donation could help us get there, faster.
Alun's sister has MS. Hear from him about his hopes for the future and how you can help make all the difference.
Dr Jeremy Chataway, Lead investigator of simvastatin trial,
UCL Institute of Neurology
We believe high doses of this cholesterol drug could protect nerves from damage and reduce brain shrinkage.
Professor Alasdair Coles, Lead investigator of bexarotene trial,
MS Society Cambridge Centre for Myelin Repair
This cancer drug could bring us a step closer to our goal of repairing myelin. If we could do that, we could halt and potentially reverse MS symptoms.
Professor Siddharthan Chandran, Co-lead of MS-SMART trial
Co-Director of MS Society Edinburgh Centre for MS Research
We think drugs used to treat heart disease, depression and motor neurone disease can also help people living with progressive MS.
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