London: British researchers said today theymay have found a way to reverse damage in the central nervoussystem caused by multiple sclerosis, in a study hailed bycampaigners as a major breakthrough. The study by scientists at the universities of Cambridgeand Edinburgh has raised hopes of a new treatment within 15years for the disabling neurological condition, which affectsmillions of people worldwide.
Britain`s MS Society, which part funded the researchalong with the National Multiple Sclerosis Society in theUnited States, hailed the study and said it could lead toclinical trials within five years and treatment within 15years. PTI
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