Country: Denmark

City: Copenhagen

Address: Multiple Sclerosis Clinic, Dept. of Neurology 2082, Copenhagen University Hospital Rigshospitalet, DK-2100 Copenhagen, Denmark

Referent: Consultant Morten Blinkenberg, MD, PhD

Email: morten.blinkenberg@regionh.dk

Phone: +45 35452286

Description: The Danish Multiple Sclerosis Center (DMSC) comprises the MS Clinic and the MS Research Unit including the Neuroimmunology Laboratory. DMSC is part of the Department of Neurology, Rigshospitalet, and the Faculty of Medicine, University of Copenhagen. The main research areas are: clinical research including investigator driven trials of new therapies in MS, neuroimaging, neuropsychology and rehabilitation; pathogenesis of MS with focus on immunology, biomarkers and treatment response; as well as studies in the pathology and genetics of MS. DMSC constitutes one of the "European MS Centers of Excellence" and has extensive collaboration with institutions in Denmark, in other European countries, as well as overseas. DMSC is supported by both national and international grants. www.ms-research.dk