What Triggers MS in Kids? Researchers Recruiting Kids for Important Study of Environmental and Genet

Investigators nationwide are recruiting 640 children with early relapsing-remitting MS or CIS (clinically isolated syndrome, a single episode of MS-like symptoms) and 1280 children without MS or CIS for a four-year study to determine environmental and genetic risk factors that make children susceptible to developing MS. The study, funded by the National Institutes of Health, leverages the National MS Society’s support of the Network of Pediatric MS Centers (NPMSC).

Background: In contrast to adult MS, pediatric MS appears to have a narrower window of onset with more rapid and…

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