Ongoing Research and Affiliated Laboratories
The labs and research happening at Partners MS Center.
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BAKSHI LAB: LABORATORY FOR NEUROIMAGING RESEARCH
Continues to refine technical aspects of MRI imaging in order to better understand the pathophysiology of MS.
CHITNIS LAB: TRANSLATIONAL NEUROIMMUNOLOGY RESEARCH CENTER
The goal of the TNRC is to bring bench findings to the bedside through the identification of new biomarkers, algorithms and therapeutic targets for neuroimmunological diseases.
Focused on the characterization of signaling pathways that control the activity of the immune system.
A major focus of the laboratory relates to the study of the immunology of multiple sclerosis and the EAE animal model of MS.