Author Archives: Marta Figueiredo PhD

Standard MG Care Less Effective for Women, Danish Study Suggests

Women with myasthenia gravis (MG) given standard treatment improve significantly less in both objective and patient-reported outcome measures than do men, a study in Denmark with nearly five years of follow-up data reported. Notably, this sex difference was independent of age, disease duration, simultaneous health conditions (comorbidities), and prior…

#AANAM – Study Examines Seronegative Characteristics

Editor’s note: The Myasthenia Gravis News team is providing in-depth coverage of the 2021 Virtual AAN Annual Meeting, April 17–22. Go here to read stories from the conference. Myasthenia gravis (MG) patients who test negative for the presence of the most common MG self-reactive antibodies (autoantibodies) more…

2021 Myasthenia Gravis Survey Results

BioNews Survey Infographic

Myasthenia Gravis News conducted a survey from Feb. 11-March 28 to gain greater insight into the characteristics of the MG community and disease management. Results of the survey have now been published. Click on the image to view the infographic, and click here to read the story.