Bruce Cohen, head of the Society's National Medical Advisory Committee
Xiao Xiao, head researcher of the new study and assistant professor of molecular genetics and biochemistry, concedes being "very excited about this." Equally enthusiastic is the Chair of the National Medical Advisory Committee
for the Muscular Dystrophy Association and neurologist at Cornell Medical School, Dr.
Cohen, professor, Davee Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurosciences at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine, and chair of the National MS Society's National Medical Advisory Committee
. "Its long-lasting effects may profoundly influence the course of relapsing MS but will require careful and sustained monitoring for side effects, which people receiving the medicine must follow."