MS and Type 1 are very closely related. They are both discribed as autoimmune disease. People with Type1 or their relatives are at significantly greater risk of getting the other. There is much research on the links. In one the immune system attacks the islets and in ms the covering of nerve cells is attacked.
Recently JDRF announced a partnership with a drug company to evaluate MS drugs in the treatment of Type 1
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