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Can solving one rare autoimmune disease unlock the door to solving all autoimmune diseases? NMO may hold the key.

Ali Guthy discusses NMO, The Guthy-Jackson Charitable Foundation and the future of autoimmune diseases.

Clinical trial information for NMO patients.

NMOtion, a patient gateway to solve NMO.

NMO doctors and researchers discuss tolerization and autoimmune diseases such as NMO.

Victoria Jackson, Ali Guthy and clinicians discuss the progress made in the fight against NMO (Neuromyelitis Optica).

Victoria Jackson and Ali Guthy Appear on Ellen to discuss NMO and Saving Each Other.

Victoria Jackson and Ali Guthy Appear on Hallmark’s Marie to discuss NMO and Saving Each Other.

Inspirational video about the progress and future of NMO.

Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) spectrum disease is a rare autoimmune disease.

NMO patients describe what it’s like living with NMO and how the Foundation helps.

NMO spectrum disease doesn’t only

affect patients, it affects families and friends.

GJCF works to create a scientific research model that will ultimately cure patients with NMO.

The Guthy-Jackson Charitable Foundation’s progress and future in the mission to solve NMO.

Questions about NMO

Neuromyelitis Optica can injure tissues, the question then becomes “can they be repaired”.

The diagnosis of NMO can be difficult, Dr. Sean Pittock breaks down how it is best diagnosed.

Side effects of treatments for NMO can vary depending on several factors.

Spinal cord damage and NMO.

Weather plays a role in everyone’s lives, for NMO patients it could possibly play a larger one.

In general NMO is not a genetic condition, Dr. Ben Greenberg explains.

Many NMO patients become concerned about their immune system and whether or not it is “broken”.

Dr. Dean Wingerchuk explains how rare NMO is.

There are different types of therapy for NMO, clinicians treat attacks, relapses and symptoms.

Dr. Maureen Mealy discusses what is needed to request the NMO IgG Antibody Test

The benefits of clinical research broken down by Dr. Larry Steinman.

The frequency of NMO relapses can vary patient to patient.

Clinical trials are important as they lead to new drugs and therapies to NMO patients.

Dr. Sean Pittock describes the history of the NMO IgG antibody and how it’s detected.

NMO can cause Transverse Myelitis, but not all patients with transverse myelitis have NMO.

Recent discoveries indicate that NMO and MS are distinct diseases.

Dr. Ben Greenberg discusses whether or not there is a link between NMO and vaccines.

Dr. Jeffrey Bennett discusses vaccinations for patients on immunosuppressive therapy.

The relationship between B cells and NMO.

The relationship between T cells and NMO.

Dr. Brenda Banwell explains the typical symptoms in children and adults.

Symptoms of NMO are symptoms that primarily affect the optic nerve and spinal cord.

There are several important factors patients need to consider before joining a clinical trial.

A primary care physician’s role alongside, a local neurologist and an NMO specialist.

Primary care physicians knowledge of NMO can vary because of the rarity of the disease.

Dr. James Bowen breaks down what should be expected when taking immunosuppressive therapy.

Clinical trials in NMO help gather better evidence for existing and new therapies towards curing NMO.

Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) spectrum disease is a rare autoimmune disease.

GJCF works to create a scientific research model that will ultimately cure patients with NMO.

People living with NMO often appear to have similar symptoms as those who have MS.

Scientists are researching many forms of treatments for people living with NMO…

NMO treatment approvals and costs pose a challenge for today’s US healthcare system.

Peoples’ bodies are unique and can react differently to any form of therapeutic treatments.

Two major groups can categorize people living with NMO: monophasic and relapsing.

The current drug treatments for NMO have been gathered from a rather small …

There are many things that we do not understand about NMO

The current drug treatments for NMO have been gathered from a rather small…

Dr. Brian Weinshenker,
a clinician at the Mayo
Clinic, describes optic neuritis (ON)…

People living with NMO can experience neurogenic pain, but there are treatments available.

Clinical Trials

Alexion Pharmaceuticals podcast from GJCF’s “NMO Clinical Trial Update”.

Chugai Pharmaceuticals podcast from GJCF’s “NMO Clinical Trial Update”.

MedImmune podcast from GJCF’s “NMO Clinical Trial Update”.

Clinical trial information for NMO patients.

Foundation Interviews

Victoria Jackson shares her quest for a cure with Leeza Gibbons.

Actress Kathy Najimy interviews GJCF Founder, Victoria Jackson about her daughter’s journey…

Victoria Jackson talks to actor Kathy Najimy about The Guthy-Jackson Charitable Foundation.

Victoria Jackson talks to Kathy Najimy about the role of The Guthy-Jackson Charitable Foundation.

Actress Kathy Najimy interviews GJCF Founder, Victoria Jackson about her daughter’s journey…

Foundation Events

The sixth annual NMO Patient Session brought people affected by NMO together…

The Fifth annual NMO Patient Session brought people affected by NMO together…

The Fourth annual NMO Patient Session brought people affected by NMO together…

 

The Third annual NMO Patient Session brought people affected by NMO together…

The Second annual NMO Patient Session brought people affected by NMO together…

The First annual NMO Patient Session brought people affected by NMO together…

 

Bringing together NMO scientists and clinicians to share information.

Public Awareness and Patient Stories

Victoria Jackson talks to Tina Brown about ways she’s made a difference
in women’s lives.

GJCF speaks to the CIRM governing board to raise awareness for NMO.

 

Victoria Jackson and her daughter Ali Guthy Champions of Courage

Jenna promotes NMO awareness with the Guthy-Jackson Foundation at the Consortium for MS Centers in Montreal.

The hope is that these funding approaches will accelerate the discovery of cures through more efficient collaboration.

 

A talk with Dr Brian Weinshenker, Professor of Neurology and researcher at the Mayo Clinic.

Imagine being struck by a crippling, debilitating disease and then being misdiagnosed.

Collin’s story is about a courageous young boy and his family who have
stopped at nothing…

Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) affects people from all over the world.

Mystery ER: ‘Scared Stiff’ covers the mystery behind a diagnosis of Neuromyelitis Optica.