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Common acne drug could treat MS, University of Calgary research shows - Globalnews.ca;

Common acne drug could treat MS, University of Calgary research shows - Globalnews.ca

Globalnews.caCommon acne drug could treat MS, University of Calgary research showsGlobalnews.caJill was enrolled in a clinical trial led by University of Calgary researchers studying whether minocycline, a common acne drug, could be a more affordable treatment for those in the early stages of MS. Global News ...and more »

Common acne drug can slow progress of MS in people with early symptoms: study - CTV News;

Common acne drug can slow progress of MS in people with early symptoms: study - CTV News

CTV NewsCommon acne drug can slow progress of MS in people with early symptoms: studyCTV NewsA common, affordable antibiotic used to treat acne can help stave off the progression of multiple sclerosis in people who've experienced early symptoms of the disease, according to a new Canadian study. A clinical trial led by researchers at the ...and more »

Acne antibiotic delays development of multiple sclerosis in small trial - Channel NewsAsia;

Acne antibiotic delays development of multiple sclerosis in small trial - Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsiaAcne antibiotic delays development of multiple sclerosis in small trialChannel NewsAsia(Reuters Health) - An inexpensive antibiotic used to fight acne appears to delay the development of multiple sclerosis in people in the earliest stage of the crippling disease, according to a Canadian study. Treatment with the generic tetracycline drug ...and more »

'It's a big discovery because it's a cheap, generic, oral medication,' says University of Calgary neurologist - CBC.ca;

'It's a big discovery because it's a cheap, generic, oral medication,' says University of Calgary neurologist - CBC.ca

CBC.ca'It's a big discovery because it's a cheap, generic, oral medication,' says University of Calgary neurologistCBC.caMillions of people already take Minocycline to treat acne, but University of Calgary researchers have found the inexpensive antibiotic also helps to control multiple sclerosis (MS). Their work opens up new treatment options for people who have ...and more »

Common acne medication offers new treatment for multiple sclerosis - UCalgary News

Common acne medication offers new treatment for multiple sclerosisUCalgary NewsLead author of the study, Professor Luanne Metz from the Cumming School of Medicine, with neuroscientist V. Wee Yong, who initially had the idea to test the acne medicine in an animal model. Photo by Riley Brandt, University of Calgary. A Canadian ...and more »