What is your opinion of using hook worms or other parasites to treat MS ?
The use of helminths to treat MS has been considered for many years and completed a phase one study several years ago. There is ongoing research looking to understand its potential use.
Benjamin M. Greenberg, MD, MHS
Vice Chair of Translational Research and Ambulatory Care
Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Director, Transverse Myelitis, Neuromyelitis Optica Programs
Co-Director, Pediatric CONQUER Program
UT Southwestern Medical Center