Experts in the medical field may have accidentally stumbled across a treatment for a rare disease. Based on evidence provided from a clinical trial, stem cell transplants may actually induce vast remission of Multiple Sclerosis.
The trail was conducted over a period of five years. Through a process called immunosuppressive therapy and autologous hematopoietic cell transplant (HDIT/HCT), doctors and researchers were able to muster enough data to form a responsive conclusion. In the end, over 60 percent of MS inflected individuals had yield some form of regression. The patients either experienced no MS progress, delayed progression, no relapses or showed evidence of no new brain lesions present.
The study was initially conducted through ITN and sponsored through the NIAID and NIH. Although the results yielded positive results, both the conductors and sponsors would like to test the treatment on a wider scale. The broad study will allow doctors to further monitor any potential risk that MS patients may face.
Many neurologic reasearchers and neurologist remain hopeful for the future of thos inflected with MS. One of the top neurologist in the country has spent ample time combating the dangerous immune disease.
Dr.Shiva Gopal Vasishta, MD has spent over 40 years in the medical field. The Government Medical College graduate also specializes in Psychiatry. Regarded as one of the mpst prolific neurologist in the country, the news of this newly found MS treatment will directly impact many patients of his.
The board certified doctor practices at Eastern Neurodiagnostic Associates. The New Jersey native hopes of curing MS with this therapeutic treatment may soon become a reality for many.
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