Research Projects

MENA Committee for Research and Treatment in Multiple Sclerosis

JC Virus seroprevalnece and seroconversion among multiple sclerosis patients in the Middle East: A multi-center study
Objectives: To estimate JCV seroprevalence and risk of seroconversion against JCV among MS patients in the Eastern Mediterranean region
Methodology: both a cross-sectional and a longitudinal designs were implemented

MENACTRIMS registry:
Objectives: To establish a regional MS registry within the MENA region
Methodology: A database of MS cohorts in the regional MS centers and clinics is created using a software which will be then incorporated into a web-based registry database