Physicians around the country are launching the first large-scale clinical study ever to address the same kinds of cognitive symptoms in patients with multiple sclerosis as those that may affect President Jeb Bartlet (played by Martin Sheen) on future episodes of the TV show West Wing. The work builds on a smaller study by doctors at the University of Rochester Medical Center in which several patients with MS improved while on a medicine currently used to treat memory problems in patients with Alzheimer’s disease.
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