Guillain Barré Syndrome News and Research

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Guillain-Barré syndrome is an autoimmune disorder which results in the fast development of muscle weakness in a patient. It affects both women and men and can also impact anyone of any age although it can be more severe in the elderly.
New study reaffirms safety of seasonal flu and H1N1 vaccines

New study reaffirms safety of seasonal flu and H1N1 vaccines

Nerve disorder expert Jack Griffin passes away

Nerve disorder expert Jack Griffin passes away

New guideline recommends plasmapheresis usage to treat people with severe relapses in MS, neuropathies

New guideline recommends plasmapheresis usage to treat people with severe relapses in MS, neuropathies

Discovery can lead to new approach for treating MS in early stages

Discovery can lead to new approach for treating MS in early stages

Researchers unveil clues to combat enteritis in humans

Researchers unveil clues to combat enteritis in humans

Octapharma announces new study of IVIG in chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy

Octapharma announces new study of IVIG in chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy

Enteric microbiome affects disease susceptibility, provides therapeutic target for food-borne diseases: Research

Enteric microbiome affects disease susceptibility, provides therapeutic target for food-borne diseases: Research

GBS cases reduce following 2009 H1N1 vaccination: Research study

GBS cases reduce following 2009 H1N1 vaccination: Research study

Gardasil vaccine: Two complaints filed in Washington Federal Claims court

Gardasil vaccine: Two complaints filed in Washington Federal Claims court

Mandatory flu shot program increases vaccination rate to more than 98% in BJC HealthCare

Mandatory flu shot program increases vaccination rate to more than 98% in BJC HealthCare

Doctor examines the link between Guillain-Barr- syndrome and H1N1 vaccination

Doctor examines the link between Guillain-Barr- syndrome and H1N1 vaccination

VAERS calls for reporting of GBS cases following 2009 H1N1 flu vaccination

VAERS calls for reporting of GBS cases following 2009 H1N1 flu vaccination

HPV vaccine does not increase the risk of developing Guillain-Barré syndrome

HPV vaccine does not increase the risk of developing Guillain-Barré syndrome

FDA grants approval to Talecris Biotherapeutics for Gamunex for neurological disorder CIDP

FDA grants approval to Talecris Biotherapeutics for Gamunex for neurological disorder CIDP

FDA expands approved age range for Menactra, bacterial meningitis vaccine

FDA expands approved age range for Menactra, bacterial meningitis vaccine

Gene responsible for Neuralgic Amyotrophy identified

Gene responsible for Neuralgic Amyotrophy identified

Discovery of molecule that causes transverse myelitis

Discovery of molecule that causes transverse myelitis

Genomics tools provide clues to what causes 400 million cases of gastrointestinal disease each year

Genomics tools provide clues to what causes 400 million cases of gastrointestinal disease each year

Gillain-Barre syndrome following influenza vaccination has decreased over the past 12 years

Gillain-Barre syndrome following influenza vaccination has decreased over the past 12 years

Influenza is a contagious disease caused by an RNA virus of the orthomyxoviridae family

Influenza is a contagious disease caused by an RNA virus of the orthomyxoviridae family