Saturday, April 9, 2016

Two New Antibodies Found That Possibly Cause Myasthenia Gravis

An article at discusses a study that has found two new antibodies that may be the cause of myasthenia gravis in some patients.

A recent nationwide study of patients with myasthenia gravis is helping to determine the incidence

Stem Cell Therapy Used For Long Term Remission of Myasthenia Gravis

Stem cell therapy has been successfully used to to treat severe myasthenia gravis. An article appearing in Science Daily makes note of  report on seven cases of severe myasthenia gravis (an autoimmune disease characterized by severe muscle weakness) suggests that autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (when a patient's