Global MS Research

Find out about MSIF's research programme

Find out what we are doing to support the international collaboration of MS research, including projects looking at stem cells, progressive MS and childhood MS.

MSIF's research grants and awards

We support MS researchers around the world through short- and long-term travel grants, and by recognising excellence in MS research with our Charcot Award.

Read the latest MS research news

Every week, the Institute of Neurology at Queen's Square, London, UK, select the most important recently published articles about MS research for us to share internationally.

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Why is MS research so challenging?

Read about why MS is hard to understand and research, and what the main challenges are for MS researchers around the globe.

What are scientists researching?

MS research covers a diverse range of topics, from neurobiology and stem cells through to improving the quality of life of people with MS and MS biomarkers.

Latest MS research news

Main MS research areas

Challenges of MS research

Atacicept in multiple sclerosis: a randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blind, phase 2 trial