Winter Wrap-up 2018

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  Happy (belated) New Year! Here’s what we’ve been up to recently   New Study Launched We are so excited to announce our new study! Click here to learn all about it….

Carolinas MS Researchers Forum 2017

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One of the daily tasks of a scientist you might not have considered: keeping up with the constantly growing body of research in not just your field, but throughout many…

Guest Post: Learning by Doing

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My name is Briana Landis, and this summer I have had the amazing opportunity to be a Discovery MS summer intern! Here’s a little background information about me: I am…

Next-Gen Scientist

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“Obviously I have a big goal in mind − a cure. But it’s not just for me. It’s for all the people I’ve ever met who are living with MS.”…

Summer Summary 2017

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As summer kicks into high gear, here are some highlights from the last quarter: Eric and Erika Braun generously made us the recipients of their annual fundraiser to support MS…

MS Walk ’17 & Jiggy Science

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Grey. Drizzly. Wind kicking up, triggering memories of dodging tumbleweeding tents at last year’s crazy windy walk. It wasn’t a promising start to the 2017 Kannapolis MS Walk. But then…

Spring Summary 2017

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“Spring is the time of plans and projects.” ― Anna Karenina Time for our spring update: Hot off the presses. On the ten year anniversary of his groundbreaking IL7R paper, our Principal…

Extra! Extra!

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Read all about it! Here’s some press coverage for the new Cell paper by Dr. Gregory and our collaborators: Duke Health Neuroscience News Science Daily HealthCanal GenomeWeb Healthline Multiple Sclerosis News Today…

Revealing A New Risk Factor for MS

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2017 marks the 10th anniversary of Dr. Gregory’s landmark Nature Genetics paper: Interleukin 7 receptor alpha chain (IL7R) shows allelic and functional association with multiple sclerosis. This paper revealed that…