Gilenya ®Imaging Study– Patients starting Gilenya® will have a unique MRI brain Scan performed. – Open to Enrollment
This is a single center study being conducted at Wayne State University, examining the effects of Fingolimod (Gilenya®) on tissue injury and repair in the central nervous system. Patients will receive 3 MRI’s throughout the 2 year duration of the study. MRI’s will be conducted as follows: 1 prior to the first dose of Gilenya®, 1 at year one of treatment, and 1 at year 2 of treatment.
Eligibility: Patients must be 18-60 yrs old diagnosed with Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis, having not been treated with Gilenya ® within the past 12 months. Patients must be able to walk at least 100 meters without resting, if assistance is needed for walking that assistance may only come from a cane or a crutch.
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