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Are you a twin?

Discussion in 'Active Clinical Studies' started by Nielk, Oct 5, 2011.

  1. Nielk

    Nielk

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    Derek Enlander The Mount Sinai ME/CFS Research and Treatment Center will immediately initiate its first research cohort . This will be in ME/CFS genetic research. We are seeking patients who are twins, if you are a twin or know of a ME/CFS patient who is a twin I would like you to contact me on my email denlander@aol.com
     
  2. FancyMyBlood

    FancyMyBlood Senior Member

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    I'm a (dizygotic) twin, but live in The Netherlands. So unfotunately I don't think I can be of any help, but feel free to let me know if I'm wrong.
     
  3. Nielk

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    Thanks FancyMyBlood. I will find out.
     
  4. spacee

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    I am a identical twin

    I responded to Dr. E's request for twins. Have not heard back.

    Also, I told him about the CFS Twin Study I was in back in the 1995 era done by the Univ of Washington.
    He may be looking over their data. I don't know really. Just that he has not responded.
     
  5. Nielk

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    The office has been closed for the past 3 days because of Jewish holiday. I'm sure they will see it on Monday. If you still don't hear from them let me know and I'll contact them. I put Fancymyblood in touch with them.
     
  6. Morgaine

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    I am a twin, but am in the UK. Happy to help if they are interested in non-US people.
     
  7. ukme

    ukme Senior Member

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    triplet here, but in UK also
     
  8. Nielk

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  9. Morgaine

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    Thanks Nielk, I've sent an email. :)
     

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