Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada

Research Library

MS Research

Learn the latest news on Canadian MS research. MS Research delivers exciting updates on advancements in the field, stories from the MS research community and profiles on world-leading MS researchers.

In the latest issue, find out more about Canadian Researcher Dr. Helen Tremlett’s study, which aims to help us better understand how the bacteria that live within us play a role in health and disease, and particularly how they may drive or control MS.

Read the Spring/Summer 2016 Issue

Progress Report

Be sure to read the latest issue of Progress Report, our bi-annual newsletter featuring valuable information about the innovative research that people like you are helping to fund.

The feature article focuses on the story of Jennifer Molson, who was diagnosed with MS at 21. Jennifer participated in a clinical trial and underwent a procedure, which restored her ability to walk and gave her what she describes as “a second chance at life.”

In this issue, you’ll also enjoy:

  • A profile of Dr. Nadine Akbar, a promising young researcher who has received funding from the MS Society;
  • Emerging information about comorbidity and MS;
  • The MS Society’s $4.5 million investment in operating grants;
  • President Yves Savoie’s thoughts on recent advances in MS research.
Read the Fall 2016 Issue

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Research in Action

Research in Action is a bulletin aimed to deliver the latest news on MS research taking place in communities across Canada, and around the world. In addition to breaking news, Research in Action will highlight the latest MS Updates, blog posts from Vice-President, Research Dr. Karen Lee, profiles of researchers and research volunteers, and important upcoming events in MS research.

To subscribe to Research in Action, click here and enter your email address where it says "Stay Updated".

Read the September 2016 Issue