Therapies for Multiple Sclerosis

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J. Kocsis, PhD. - The current approaches to the therapy of multiple sclerosis are reviewed by J. Kocsis (Yale University). His research emphasizes remyelination as an approach to the therapy of multiple sclerosis and spinal cord injury.

Endothelial Function

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P. M. Vanhoutte, MD, PhD - Discussion of the importance of endothelium for vascular function, of endothelial factors as targets for new drugs and of vasoprotective effects of estrogens and polyphenols.

Endothelial Dysfunction

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D. Heistad, MD - Cardiovascular risk factors are associated with endothelial dysfunction. COX-1 inhibition may protect from arterial dysfunction. Potential use of gene therapy in stroke.