About Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis is a chronic, incurable, and unpredictable disease of the central nervous system (the brain, optic nerves, and spinal cord). MS is characterized by the...

Support Our Work (pictured above: Tisch MSRCNY Research Team)

The Tisch MS Research Center of New York is dedicated to finding the cause of and cure for multiple sclerosis. Tisch MS focuses on translational research, bringing...

Facilities

The Tisch MS Research Center is equipped with the latest in research equipment and technology in order to conduct cutting-edge research for the benefit of people with MS...

Research

At Tisch MS we have several ongoing research projects.  Browse this section to learn more about each project.

FDA Approves Neural Stem Cell Trial

(pictured above Dr. Saud A. Sadiq and Dr. Violaine K. Harris)

Repair Strategies in MS

There are no existing therapies that are capable of repairing the myelin and nerve damage that exist in MS. Dr. Harris and her team focused on adult stem cells from the...

The Tisch MS Research Center of New York is dedicated to finding the cause and cure of multiple sclerosis

Tisch MS News

 

We are currently the only center in the United States that is conducting an FDA approved clinical trial

using stem cells in patients with MS. The goal of the Phase I trial is to determine whether or not the

Today, Dr. Saud A. Sadiq and Dr. Massimiliano Cristofanilli will present at a meeting held by the San Marino Foundation for the Research and Treatment of Autoimmune Diseases and the Sammarinese Association for Multiple Sclerosis in San Marino, organized by Dr. Susanna Guttmann, Chief Neurologist for the Institute of Health Care at San Marino. Attending the meeting will be San Marino’s highest ranking authorities on health care, Dr. Guttmann, neurologists and health care providers at the San...

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