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New study on link between EBV & MS

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by Persimmon, Jul 22, 2011.

  1. Daffodil

    Daffodil Senior Member

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    i think they are investigating heatshockprotein90 (hsp90) inhibitors for EBV, right?

    it is only people who had acute mono who are are greater risk for MS - not those with just EBV exposure, which is almost everyone.

    in india, my mother had never heard of MS...everyone there is exposed to EBV as a baby. perhaps vitamin D from sun plays a role, too.
     
  2. Enid

    Enid Senior Member

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    Yes I think there must be a link - MS they do not yet fully understand - my Neurologist suspecting in my case, chasing this or that, knowing myelin sheath damage (and in the brain). May this research go on.
     

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