Alpha-tocopherol and MRI Outcomes in Multiple Sclerosis – Association and Prediction

  title={Alpha-tocopherol and MRI Outcomes in Multiple Sclerosis – Association and Prediction},
  author={Kristin Ingeleiv L\oken-Amsrud and K M Myhr and S\oren Jacob Bakke and Antonie Giaever Beiske and Kristian Sigvart Bjerve and B{\aa}rd T. Bj\ornar{\aa} and Harald Olav Hovdal and Finn Lille{\aa}s and Rune Midgard and Tom Pedersen and Jūratė {\vS}altytė Benth and \Oivind Fredvik Grytten Torkildsen and Stig Wergeland and Trygve Holm\oy},
  booktitle={PloS one},
OBJECTIVE Alpha-tocopherol is the main vitamin E compound in humans, and has important antioxidative and immunomodulatory properties. The aim of this study was to study alpha-tocopherol concentrations and their relationship to disease activity in Norwegian multiple sclerosis (MS) patients. METHODS Prospective cohort study in 88 relapsing-remitting MS (RRMS) patients, originally included in a randomised placebo-controlled trial of omega-3 fatty acids (the OFAMS study), before and during… CONTINUE READING
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