Oligoclonal bands are present in the cerebrospinal fluid of most patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) and represent a useful diagnostic measure. Two recent studies indicate that the identification of such bands might provide insight into the underlying mechanism of disease in MS and guide the treatment of individuals with this disorder.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)588-589
Number of pages2
JournalNature Reviews Neurology
Issue number11
StatePublished - Nov 2010


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