Does FMF gene exist in multiple sclerosis and contribute to the progression?

Ozaras, Nihal; Akman-Demir, Gulsen; Ustek, Duran; Eraksoy, Mefkure; Abaci, Neslihan; Gul, Ahmet
June 2014
Neurology Asia;Jun2014, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p235
Academic Journal
The article offers information on a study which examines the effect of Mediterranean fever gene (MEFV) mutation carriage on the progression of multiple sclerosis (MS) in patients. The study uses t test and Fisher's exact test and blood samples were taken from patients. The study shows no significant familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) gene mutation interaction.


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