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Jackson Laboratory Researchers Looking Into Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (Hartford Courant newspaper)

Discussion in 'Latest ME/CFS Research' started by ahimsa, Jul 6, 2016.

  1. ahimsa

    ahimsa Sick since 1990

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    http://www.courant.com/business/hc-jackson-lab-chronic-fatigue-20160705-story.html

    Opening paragraphs:
    But here's the part that caught my eye:
    Whoa, only a $2 million rise for 2017? :nervous: Can anyone confirm or deny those numbers?

    If the paltry $2 million increase is confirmed then maybe this needs a new thread? But I'm really hoping that someone will say, don't worry, the reporter got his figures wrong.

    I did not expect NIH funding for ME/CFS to rise to parity (e.g., $250 million) in a single year. I did expect the rise to be more than that. :(:aghhh:
     
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  2. Riley

    Riley Senior Member

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    I don't think anybody knows the figure yet. Maybe the reporter is basing his estimate on grants that are already secured.
     
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  3. Sasha

    Sasha Fine, thank you

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    Let's hope they missed a zero off.
     
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