Juergen Helmers helmers at
Mon May 15 11:45:53 EST 1995

In article <3p06ph$oo2 at>,
   mshaw at (MARIE SHAW) wrote:
>What is multiple sclerosis and how does the society deal with those
>people infected???

It's no infection. It's an autoimmune-desease. Your're making antibodies 
against the myelin-layer around your neurons...

Society? No problem I thinks it's a problem for the famaly I think, as you are 
no longer able to speak, walk all those things in the end of MS.


Juergen Helmers                   Freie Universitaet Berlin
Lab.: + 49.30.838 24 54           Institut fuer Biochemie

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