Scientific Advisory Board

Professor Giancarlo Comi, MD

Chairman of MS SAB

One of the world’s leading MS neurologists, a pioneer in the development of disease-modifying therapies in MS, President of the European Charcot Foundation (ECF), Chairman of the Department of Neurology, Director of the Institute of Experimental Neurology, at Raffaele University. Prof Comi is an author and co-author of more than 800 articles in peer-reviewed journals and edited several books. He was a speaker in more than 450 conferences, both nationally and internationally.


Professor Ludwig Kappos, MD

MS , Cell Therapies

Professor Kappos serves as the Chair of Department of Neurology, University Hospital Petersgraben – Basel, Switzerland. He is the chair or member in several steering committees/advisory boards of clinical trials and organizations active in the field of cell therapy. Professor Kappos has published more than 480 original papers, reviews and book chapters.


Professor Hans-Peter Hartung, MD

Clinical trial, MS, Cell Therapies

Professor Hartung is the Chairman of Department of Neurology at the Heinrich Heine University of Düsseldorf in Germany. He worked on the basics of multiple sclerosis for 30 years and involved in the planning and coordination of international clinical trials.


Professor Hartung is a former president of the International Society for Multiple Sclerosis Research – ECTRIMS and serves as a board member in both public and private companies. Professor Hartung has published more than 800 peer-reviewed articles, 100 Book chapters and 9 books.