How To Participate In A Study

 

Epidemology

 

This study examines the demographic features of children with MS and other related disorders.

 

In order to participate you must:

·         be 1 – 17 years

·         have a diagnosis of MS or related disease

·         be willing to answer questions by phone and/or come to the center

 

Clinical & Cognitive Features

 

This study examines the neurological aspects of MS. The ability to concentrate and memory are also assessed.

 

In order to participate you must:

  • be 1- 17 years
  • have MS or related disorder
  • be willing to come to the Center

 

Biomarkers & Genetics

 

This study tests the blood for proteins specific to MS.

 

In order to participate you must:

  • be 1 – 17 years of age
  • have MS or related disorder
  • provide a blood sample

 

Visualization of Stem Cells In MS

 

This study involves neuroimaging to distinquish stem cells (precursor neurologic cells) in MS and related disorders.

 

In order to participate you must:

  • 1 – 65 year
  • Have MS or related disorder
  • be willing to be evaluated at either the Pediatric or Adult MS Centers
  • be will to undergo an MRI



 
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