What is the Difference Between Relapsing and Progressive MS?

Recently, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave priority review to a request to approve Ocrevus (ocrelizumab) as a treatment for both relapsing and primary progressive MS.

But each form of the disease has its own peculiarities.

In this interview from MSWorld at ACTRIMS Forum 2016, Dr. John Schafer, Director of the Mercy MS Center in Sacramento, California, talks to Dr. Daniel Kantor about the differences between relapsing and progressive multiple sclerosis (MS).

Learn more about the 1st potential therapy for primary progressive MS, Ocrelizumab here.

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