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dividually (p=0.02 and p less than 0.001, respectively) and in the meta-analysis (p less than 0.001). In addition, average scores for all 12 individual questions in the MSWS-12 were better for timed walk responders in both studies.

Timed walk responders also showed significantly better SGI scores than non-responders in the meta-analysis (p less than 0.001) and in both studies individually (p=0.004 and p less than 0.001, respectively). The CGI was applied differently in the two studies, so the meta-analysis was not performed. It showed a strong trend in the retrospective analysis of the first trial (p=0.056) and significant improvement for responders versus non-responders in the second trial (p less than 0.001).

The validation of the consistent timed walk response criterion was consistent across the studies as well as in the patient subgroups examined. The subgroups included patients with all of the four major types of MS course as well as patients with a wide range of disability at baseline.

Andrew Goodman, M.D., Professor of Neurology, Chief, Neuroimmunology Unit, Director, Multiple Sclerosis Clinic at the University of Rochester Medical School said, "Walking impairment is one of the most common and critical problems for patients with MS, impacting a wide range of their activities. There are no therapies available today that are indicated for improving mobility in patients with MS. This meta-analysis found that the consistent improvement in walking speed on the Timed 25-Foot Walk represented clinically meaningful improvements for patients, as measured by three independent scales."

About Fampridine-SR

Fampridine-SR is a sustained-release tablet formulation of the investigational drug fampridine (4-aminopyridine, or 4-AP). Data collected in laboratory studies found that fampridine can improve the communication between damaged nerves, which may result in increased neurological function.

Fampridine-SR Mechanism of Action

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