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A future mono vaccine may have a shot at defeating multiple sclerosis, a new study suggests

2 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Particles of the mononucleosis virus inside a cell. CDC
A study provides the strongest evidence to date suggesting the Epstein-Barr virus may lead to multiple sclerosis.
Scientists disagree about whether EBV definitively causes MS.
Experts hope a vaccine may one day prevent some MS cases, but it may take decades.
Scientists have found the strongest evidence to date that an infection from the Epstein-Barr virus could significantly increase the risk of developing multiple sclerosis, a degenerative disease, new research suggests. "Our data strongly suggest EBV is the leading cause of MS," Dr...
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