Blog: May 2019

Stem Cells in Mouse Hair Seen to Aid Growth of ‘Dense’ Myelin Sheaths Around Nerve Cells, Study Reports

2 May 2019

Source Multiple Sclerosis News Today: A subset of stem cells in hair follicles, called melanocytes, appear to do more than just give rise to mature melanocytes, cells that help to determine hair colour. Those melanocyte stem cells, or McSCs, that carry the CD34 protein were found in hair follicles from mice to differentiate into glial cells and support myelin production, a study reports.

"MS doesn't stop me, it just makes me do things a little differently"

2 May 2019

Source MS Trust: When Emma was diagnosed with MS aged 27, she admits it was a 'devastating' time. But, 10 years later, she is determined to focus on the positives. In this blog, Emma writes about her MS diagnosis, life as a farmer, and why she won't let MS beat her.

Join us for our Charity Shooting Event on 11 May 2019

2 May 2019

There are two great options to take part in: ‘Have a Go’ and the 50-bird sporting layout competition for experienced shooters. Perfect for first or a hundred and first timers!