Curcumin has bright prospects for the treatment of multiple sclerosis.

@article{Xie2011CurcuminHB,
  title={Curcumin has bright prospects for the treatment of multiple sclerosis.},
  author={Lin Xie and Xiao-kang Li and Shiro Takahara},
  journal={International immunopharmacology},
  year={2011},
  volume={11 3},
  pages={323-30}
}
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic inflammatory autoimmune disease of the central nervous system (CNS). It is associated with a variety of pathophysiological features, including breakdown of the blood-brain barrier (BBB), autoimmune attack, injury of axons and myelin sheaths. Th17 cells are considered as a key immunological player for the pathophysiological process of MS. Neuroprotective approaches work best prior to the initiation of damage, suggesting that some safe and effective… CONTINUE READING