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Research Update from The Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Research Center (CFSRC) at Stanford University

The CFSRC, directed by Dr. Ronald W. Davis, PhD (Professor of Biochemistry and Genetics) operates within the Stanford Genome Technology Center (SGTC). The goal of the CFSRC is to discover causes, […]

Griffith University NCNED Makes Breakthrough in ME/CFS Research

As recently reported in the news by SBS and the Huffington Post researchers Professor Sonya Marshall-Gradisnik and Professor Donald Staines and co-workers at the National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases (NCNED) […]

Bio 21 Institute research – Inside Story report

Chris Armstrong is a researcher at the University of Melbourne’s Bio21 Molecular Science and Biotechnology Institute and the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. He is the lead author on […]

ME/CFS Health and Welfare Survey – UPDATE

The beginning The ME/CFS Health and Welfare Survey began in January 2014 with a discussion at the Emerge Australia office. We were talking about the sorts of questions and requests […]

Australian scientists make breakthrough in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome testing – ABC Radio

Radio interview: PM with Mark Colvin Scientists at Griffith University discuss their recent research findings on ABC Radio – PM with mark Colvin on Monday evening (29/02/2016). They believe they […]

Large controversial UK study refusing to release data: PACE trial

AUTHOR: Sasha Nimmo In January 2016, the authors of a £5 million trial into cognitive behavior therapy and graded exercise therapy again refused to release the data to scientists who […]

Australian Health Dept answers questions on ME

AUTHOR: Sasha Nimmo.  Most of the $2.4 million in research, the government says is for CFS, is research into psychology, exercise or for other conditions such as hepatitis C. For […]

Local Study Proposes new Name, Definition and Biomarkers

Author: Sasha Nimmo. Sasha Nimmo provides an overview of a recent paper released titled ‘A new case definition of Neuro-Inflammatory and Oxidative Fatigue (NIOF), a neuroprogressive disorder, formerly known as […]

What Doctors Are Finally Starting To Understand About Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Published: O, The Oprah Magazine (Jan 2015) & The Huffington Post (02/12/2015). Original article written by: By Cheryl Platzman Weinstock This article provides an overview of Ann Cavanagh Cramer’s 8 […]

ME/CFS Mentioned During Senate Estimates

Greens Senator Scott Ludlam Asks the NHMRC About Funding For ME/CFS Research During the Wednesday, 21 October 2015 Community Affairs Legislation Committee, Senator Scott Ludlam “grilled” officials from the National Health and Medical […]