By Jennifer Koski
How Dr. Claudia Lucchinetti became a "thought leader" in the fight against multiple sclerosis.
Reach: Rochester Magazine, a monthly print and online publication, is published by the Post-Bulletin Company in Rochester, Minnesota.
Context: Claudia Lucchinetti, M.D. is a Mayo Clinic neurologist and chairs the Department of Neurology. Dr. Lucchinetti's area of research interest is on investigating the immunopathology and pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis, neuromyelitis optica and other CNS inflammatory demyelinating disorders. Her laboratory uses experimental neuropathological techniques in order to investigate the mechanisms of tissue damage across the spectrum of demyelinating diseases. You can read more about her research here and watch a video here for more insights.
Contact: Susan Barber Lindquist