Hookworms might have missed their chance as a potential immunomodulatory treatment for MS. Although the ‘evolutionary old friends’ have been shown to be well tolerated and have some favourable effects in a number of studies – in MS as well as other immune-mediated conditions such as coeliac disease – they’ve yet to wriggle beyond the ...
Helminth immune therapy for MS not up to scratch
By Mardi Chapman
16 Jun 2020