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Exploring potential biomarkers for ME/CFS

Discussion in 'Latest ME/CFS Research' started by Cheesus, Mar 30, 2017.

  1. Cheesus

    Cheesus Senior Member

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    Noble, A. J. K. (2017). Exploring potential biomarkers for ME/CFS (Thesis, Master of Science). University of Otago.

    http://hdl.handle.net/10523/7153

    This is the abstract for an MSc thesis. It is great to see biomedicine students interested in ME!
     
  2. AndyPR

    AndyPR Senior Member

    Inspired/influenced by her advisor Warren Tate I would imagine, who also researches ME/CFS.
     
  3. Jill

    Jill Senior Member

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    Excellent and note this is only a masters thesis , let's hope they get funded for a Phd. I know for a fact that the neurological foundation that supports warrens Alzheimer's research turned down applications for studying ME . ANZMES has been left trying to find it .
    More from prof Tate at invest in ME conf
     
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  4. Murph

    Murph :)

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    Looks great! A researcher with a lot of potential to help us.

    Interesting that the performance of ME/CFS cells seemed to be the same as people with MS. Not sure what to make of that.
     
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    Cohen2 Senior Member

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    The next study Alexandra Noble is doing is looking at the mitochondria of ME patients. I think I posted some specifics in another thread. @Jill unfortunately this next study has been turned down for funding by the department that funds Chronic disease research.
     
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  6. Jill

    Jill Senior Member

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    Typical . Terrible thing is they prob don't even know what ME is .
    I've been gradually educating the clinical director at middlemore , not that any of the staff there are anybthe wiser really .
     
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