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Investigations of B cell phenotype & metabolic function in patients with ME/CFS

Investigations of B cell phenotype and metabolic function in patients with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, by Fane Kojo Fosu Mensah. PhD thesis University College London, Division of Medicine, Sep 2019   Research abstract: Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) is a … Continue reading

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Evidence of clinical pathology abnormalities in people with ME/CFS…

Evidence of clinical pathology abnormalities in people with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/ Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) from an analytic cross-sectional study, by Luis Nacul, Barbara de Barros, Caroline C Kingdon, Jacqueline M Cliff, Taane G Clark, Kathleen Mudie, Hazel M Dockrell, Eliana … Continue reading

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CD24 expression & B cell maturation shows a novel link with energy metabolism: potential implications for patients with ME/CFS

CD24 expression and B cell maturation shows a novel link with energy metabolism: potential implications for patients with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome , by Fane K. Mensah, Christopher W Armstrong, Venkat Reddy, Amolak S Bansal, Saul Berkovitz, Maria Leandro … Continue reading

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Infection elicited autoimmunity & ME/CFS: an explanatory model

Hypothesis and Theory article: Infection elicited autoimmunity and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: an explanatory model, by Jonas Blomberg, Carl-Gerhard Gottfries, Amal Elfaitouri, Muhammad Rizwan and Anders Rosén in Front. Immunol., 15 February 2018 Myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) often also called chronic fatigue … Continue reading

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Inflammation correlates with symptoms in CFS

Research overview abstract: Inflammation correlates with symptoms in chronic fatigue syndrome, by Anthony L Komaroff in PNAS August 15, 2017 It is not unusual for patients who say they are sick to have normal results on standard laboratory testing. The physician … Continue reading

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The Stanford Paradox: elevated energy production found in ME/CFS

Health rising blog post, by Cort Johnson, 18 April 2017: The Stanford Paradox: Elevated Energy Production Found in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS)   Producing energy is a big problem in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS). In fact it’s probably the problem in … Continue reading

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Metabolic switch may bring on CFS

New Scientist article, by Andy Coghlan, 13 February 2016: Metabolic switch may bring on chronic fatigue syndrome It’s as if a switch has been flicked. Evidence is mounting that chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is caused by the body swapping to … Continue reading

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Myhill & McLaren-Howard discuss apparent contradictions in mitochondria research

DoctorMyhill.co.uk article, by Dr Sarah Myhill & John Howard-McLaren-Howard, 11 January 2017: Reply to Lawson Paper Background: In 2016, Nick Lawson, Chung-Han Hsieh, Dana March, Xinnan Wang published a paper with the title “Elevated Energy Production in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome … Continue reading

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The association of fecal microbiota & fecal, blood serum & urine metabolites in ME/CFS

Research abstract: INTRODUCTION: The human gut microbiota has the ability to modulate host metabolism. Metabolic profiling of the microbiota and the host biofluids may determine associations significant of a host–microbe relationship. Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) is a long-term disorder … Continue reading

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The role of lactate in ME/CFS & FM

Cort Johnson asks: Lactate – Is it Everywhere in Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS)?, 1 March 2016 Lactate (L-lactate) is an organic compound produced during anaerobic energy metabolism.  It’s constantly being formed – even when we are at rest … Continue reading

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