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A systematic review of natural killer cells profile & cytotoxic function in ME/CFS

A systematic review of natural killer cells profile and cytotoxic function in myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome, by Natalie Eaton-Fitch, Stanley du Preez, Hélène Cabanas, Donald Staines & Sonya Marshall-Gradisnik in Systematic Reviews vol 8, no: 279 (2019)   Review abstract: … Continue reading

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Naltrexone restores impaired Transient Receptor Potential Melastatin 3 ion channel function in Natural Killer Cells from ME/CFS

Naltrexone restores impaired Transient Receptor Potential Melastatin 3 ion channel function in Natural Killer Cells from Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome patients, by Helene Cabanas,  Katsuhiko Muraki,  Donald Staines and Sonya Marshall-Gradisnik in Front. Immunol., 31 October 2019 [https://doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2019.02545]   Research … Continue reading

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Validation of impaired TRPM3 ion channel activity in natural killer cells from CFS/ME

Validation of impaired Transient Receptor Potential Melastatin 3 ion channel activity in natural killer cells from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ Myalgic Encephalomyelitis patients, by H Cabanas, K Muraki, C Balinas, N Eaton-Fitch, D Staines, S Marshall-Gradisnik in Mol Med. 2019 Apr … Continue reading

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Cellular immune function in ME/CFS: increased MAIT cell frequency

Cellular immune function in myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS), by Jacqueline M Cliff, Elizabeth C King, Ji-Sook Lee, Nuno Sepulveda, Asia-Sofia Wolf, Caroline Kingdon, Erinna Bowman, Hazel M. Dockrell, Luis C. Nacul, Eliana Lacerda, Eleanor Riley in Front. Immunol., 16 April … Continue reading

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Decreased expression of the CD57 molecule in T Lymphocytes of patients with CFS

Decreased Expression of the CD57 Molecule in T Lymphocytes of Patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, by P Espinosa, J M Urra in  Mol Neurobiol (2019) [Online: 21 March 2019] Research abstract: The chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is characterized by a prolonged … Continue reading

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Loss of transient receptor potential Melastatin 3 ion channel function in natural killer cells from CFS/ME

Loss of Transient Receptor Potential Melastatin 3 ion channel function in natural killer cells from CFS/ME patients by Hélène Cabanas, Katsuhiko Muraki, Natalie Eaton, Cassandra Balinas, Donald Staines and Sonya Marshall-Gradisnik in Molecular Medicine 2018 24:44 [Published: 14 August 2018] Research abstract: … Continue reading

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Reduced glycolytic reserve in isolated natural killer cells from ME/CFS patients

Reduced glycolytic reserve in isolated natural killer cells from Myalgic encephalomyelitis/ chronic fatigue syndrome patients: A preliminary investigation, by Thao Nguyen, D Staines, S Johnston, S Marshall-Gradisnik in Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol. 2018 Jul 8. [Epub ahead of print] … Continue reading

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Association of T & NK cell phenotype with the diagnosis of ME/CFS

Research abstract: Association of T and NK cell phenotype with the diagnosis of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS), by Jose Luis Rivas, Teresa Palencia, Guerau Fernández, Milagros Garcia in Front. Immunol., 09 May 2018 Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) is … Continue reading

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Rituximab impedes natural killer cell function in CFS/ME patients

Research abstract: Rituximab impedes natural killer cell function in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis patients: A pilot in vitro investigation by Natalie Eaton, Hélène Cabanas, Cassandra Balinas, Anne Klein, Donald Staines and Sonya Marshall-Gradisnik in BMC Pharmacology and Toxicology 2018 19:12 [Published: … Continue reading

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Longitudinal associations of lymphocyte subsets with clinical outcomes in CFS

Research abstract: Longitudinal associations of lymphocyte subsets with clinical outcomes in chronic fatigue syndrome, by  Melissa L. Mehalick, Karen B. Schmaling , Daniel E. Sabath, & Dedra S. Buchwald in Fatigue: Biomedicine, Health & Behavior 2018 pp 1-12  [Published online: 12 Jan 2018] Background: … Continue reading

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