Thought you all might like to see the news... I'm sure this should start a storm of posts!
LONDON A virus previously thought to be linked to a baffling condition known as chronic fatigue syndrome is not the cause of the disease, scientists said on Monday after their study found previous research was contaminated in the lab.
Researchers from University College London, the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and Oxford University said cell samples from patients in earlier studies were contaminated with the virus, known as XMRV, which is found in the DNA of mice.
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XMRV Not Linked to CFS - New Study Dismisses Link!!!
Blog entry posted by hope love light, Dec 20, 2010.