cytokine

  1. Pyrrhus

    Cytokine profiling of extracellular vesicles isolated from plasma in ME/CFS: a pilot study (Giloteaux et al., 2020)

    A new publication on extracellular vesicles (such as exosomes) in ME: https://translational-medicine.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12967-020-02560-0 Highlights: ME patients had more extracellular vesicles of size 30-130nm than healthy controls. The researchers only looked at cytokines in...
  2. L

    Can’t or Won’t? Immunometabolic Constraints on Dopaminergic Drive. Treadway MT et al. Trends Cogn Sci. (2019)

    Interesting review of research on the impact of inflammation on the dopamine system as well as a theoretical model and computational method trying to connect it all. Could be a hypothesis as to why Abilify and dopaminergic agents have some partial efficacy in ME, even if it is temporary (so...
  3. mitoMAN

    Discriminatory cytokine profiles predict muscle function, fatigue and cognitive function in patients with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/CFS

    Discriminatory cytokine profiles predict muscle function, fatigue and cognitive function in patients with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) Abstract: https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.08.17.20164715v1 Full paper...