Increased activation of innate immune cells in individuals with multiple sclerosis


  • Level of innate immune cell activation in normal-appearing white matter predicts disease progression in people with multiple sclerosis (MS), regardless of relapse.

Why this matters

    Activation level of innate immune cells can be used to monitor disease severity and inform treatment decisions.

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