Advancing diagnosis and follow-up together

Given the limited therapeutic options for neurodegenerative diseases, researchers and industry are pooling their strengths to accelerate progress in diagnosis and treatment.

Doris Pischitz
Published on January 5, 2022

Laboratory diagnostics is a promising field that could help physicians arrive at an earlier diagnosis and facilitate monitoring and follow-up during treatment.

The role of neurofilament light in neuronal damage

NfL is released when neuronal damage occurs.

Focus on multiple sclerosis

A patient receives an infusion.

From invasive lumbar puncture to a simple blood draw

Toward treatment

By Doris Pischitz
Doris Pischitz is an editor in corporate communications at Siemens Healthineers. The team specializes in topics related to healthcare, medical technology, disease areas, and digitalization.