multiple sclerosis

Funding helps researchers to kiss MS goodbye

March 24th, 2015

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Murdoch University researchers have received funding to investigate the link between the Epstein-Barr virus infection, more commonly known as glandular fever or the ‘kissing disease’, and the debilitating disease Multiple Sclerosis (MS).

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WA Governor visits top medical research institute as its new Patron

December 3rd, 2014

The Governor of Western Australia, Her Excellency the Honourable Kerry Sanderson AO visited the Western Australian Neuroscience Research Institute to become its official Patron.

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Healthier lives in reach for MS sufferers

March 6th, 2013

The McCusker Charitable Foundation has helped to fund research into multiple sclerosis and support the work of early career researchers at Murdoch.

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Murdoch University and McCusker help kiss MS goodbye

May 26th, 2011

As Australian women paint their lips red for Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week’s Kiss Goodbye to MS campaign, researchers at Murdoch University and the Australian Neuromuscular Research Institute are unraveling the mysteries of the ‘kissing disease’ that is thought to increase the risk of contracting MS.

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Major gift to boost health research at Murdoch

March 3rd, 2011

A major gift from the McCusker Charitable Foundation to Murdoch University will support research into the disabling brain disease, multiple sclerosis – and support some of Australia's brightest young scientific minds.

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