Part of the course for Muckfest. (WWJ/Sandra McNeill)

Thousands Will Get Down And Dirty In “Muckfest” To Benefit MS

Thousands of people are expected to converge on Belle Isle Saturday, where they will be getting down and dirty … literally … for multiple sclerosis (MS).

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/02/2013

Wayne State University (File)

Wayne State Research Team Finds Possible Clue To Progression Of MS

Wayne State University School of Medicine researchers, working with colleagues in Canada, have found that one or more substances produced by a type of immune cell in people with multiple sclerosis may play a role in the disease’s progression. The finding could lead to new targeted therapies for MS treatment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2012

Mayor Dave Bing and first lady, Yvette at the MS Walk Detroit. (WWJ: Beth Fisher)

Mayor Bing Makes Appearance At MS Walk Detroit

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing made his first public appearance Sunday since he was hospitalized.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/29/2012


Adeona Completes Enrollment In Phase II Trial Of MS Drug

Adeona Pharmaceuticals Inc. said Monday that the 150th patient has been enrolled in the randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multi-center clinical trial of its Trimesta oral estriol drug candidate for relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis in women.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2011


Adeona Multiple Sclerosis Clinical Trial Receives $1.6M Grant

Ann Arbor-based Adeona Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced Tuesday that after a scientific review, the ongoing clinical trial of its Trimesta oral estriol drug for multiple sclerosis has eeceived an additional $1,594,553 in grant funding from the National Institutes of Health’s National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2011

90-Year Old Rides For MS

A 90-year old Farmington Hills man is biking more than a hundred miles across Michigan this weekend to raise money to battle Multiple Sclerosis.