Lipkin's Monster ME/CFS Study: Microbes, Immunity & Big Data
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Could this blood test be used as bio-marker for ME/CFS?

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    A Blood Test May Soon Tell If You Really Need Antibiotics
    http://time.com/4186864/blood-test-antibiotics/

    "The test, which is still in the early development stages, flips bacteria and virus testing on its head. Instead of searching for hallmark signs of specific bugs, it scans the infected person’s genetic reaction to the microbe. It takes advantage of the fact that our bodies react differently to bacteria and viruses by activating different genes that are part of the immune system."
     
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