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NEW! Cleveland Clinic Award for XMRV/CFS/Prostate

Discussion in 'Media, Interviews, Blogs, Talks, Events about XMRV' started by parvofighter, Mar 18, 2010.

  1. Navid

    Navid Senior Member

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    question?

    What gene mutation are they talking about for CFIDS patients that is shared with prostate cancer patients? They said it was a gene that functioned to fight off viral infections... If this is known, can't there be a test to show risk for getting CFIDS...?
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    ukxmrv Senior Member

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    Rnase -l gene maybe

    (but this was not shown in all prostate cancer xmrv+ patients in later research I think)

    PWCFS are showing Rnase-l abnormalities but not sure if anyone is testing them for a specific gene mutation. The test I had was for Rnase-l activity
  3. usedtobeperkytina

    usedtobeperkytina Senior Member

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    Can't be biomarker, others have the abnormality also.

    As the prostate cancer study shows.

    Tina

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