Professor & patients' paper on the solvable biological challenge of ME/CFS: reader-friendly version
Simon McGrath provides a patient-friendly version of a peer-reviewed paper which highlights some of the most promising biomedical research on ME/CFS ...
Discuss the article on the Forums.

New paper on autoimmune disorders triggered by vaccination.

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by currer, Aug 19, 2011.

  1. currer

    currer Senior Member

    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes:
    867
  2. Snow Leopard

    Snow Leopard Hibernating

    Messages:
    4,642
    Likes:
    12,529
    South Australia
    I hadn't heard of this.. Thanks.

    Ah, I don't seem to be able to get access to the paper and I think it is in Portuguese anyway.
     
  3. currer

    currer Senior Member

    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes:
    867
  4. Chris

    Chris Senior Member

    Messages:
    777
    Likes:
    481
    Victoria, BC
    I can only get the abstract-and Google has failed to find me "Schoenfeld's syndrome," though it gets me stuff about Schoenfeld. Does anyone know what it consists of? Chris
     
  5. Countrygirl

    Countrygirl Senior Member

    Messages:
    3,789
    Likes:
    19,610
    UK
  6. Snow Leopard

    Snow Leopard Hibernating

    Messages:
    4,642
    Likes:
    12,529
    South Australia
    I meant I only had access to the abstract.

    Thanks for the link to the editorial Countrygirl.

    It makes me wonder why there has never been a proper autoantibody profiling study (to discover new autoantibodies) for ME/CFS?
     
  7. currer

    currer Senior Member

    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes:
    867
    The most interesting article is
    "ASIA" autoimmune inflammatory syndrome induced by adjuvants" Schoenfeld and Aqmon-Levin
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20708902

    Click on elsevier full text article.

    It describes how all the gulf war syndrome veterans had antibodies to squalene and that this correlated with the illness. Some of the affected veterans had never been deployed in the Gulf, but only been vacinated with vaccines using this adjuvant.

    This must have been known about for some time and yet gulf war syndrome has never been accepted as a valid disease. Gulf War veterans have all the problems we do in getting their disability accepted.
     
  8. liquid sky

    liquid sky Senior Member

    Messages:
    371
    Likes:
    212
    One of the articles mentions aluminum in vaccines being linked to CFS. Actually, it linked vaccines to multiple diseases. I had never heard of ASIA. Thanks for posting. Very worth some reading.
     

See more popular forum discussions.

Share This Page