C. Rose Brain Series 2, #9: Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

The ninth episode of the second Charlie Rose Brain Series concerns the neurological and physiological dimensions of multiple sclerosis (MS). Charlie and co-host Eric Kandel welcomed panelists Alfred Sandrock of Biogen Idec, Amit Bar-Or of McGill University, Andrea Kilpatrick, Founder and President of Cool Kids Learn and Stephen L. Hauser of the University of California, San Francisco.

This episode aired July 6, 2012, and is available to view online.

The excerpt below includes the opening overview, followed by a discussion of why women are more prone to MS and issues related to the future of treating and preventing the disease.

Multiple Sclerosis Overview (12:03)