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ME/CFS and related chronic complex diseases

New ME/CFS Metabolomics Study Begins

Ronald W. Davis’s presentation at the IIMEC13

Dr. Ron Davis presented a research update at the International Invest in ME Conference 13 in London. His presentation reviewed the latest progress on research funded by OMF. View Dr. Davis’ full presentation here. The full IIMEC13 conference DVD can be ordered here. Gratefully shared with permission from Invest in ME Research.

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Meet Rahim Esfandyarpour, PhD, member of the SGTC Team

On this #OMFScienceWednesday we introduce you to Stanford Genome Technology Center team member Rahim Esfandyarpour, PhD. Rahim ‘s ME/CFS research, funded by OMF, is focussed on the development of the nanoneedle as a biomarker for the disease. “I received my PhD and MSc. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University;  currently I am an engineering research...

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Meet Laurel Crosby, PhD, member of the SGTC Team

On this #OMFScienceWednesday we are pleased to introduce you to Laurel Crosby, PhD, who was the first member of the Stanford Genome Technology Center (SGTC) to join Ron in his quest to understand the molecular basis for ME/CFS. Laurel shared her story with OMF. “My name is Laurel Crosby, PhD, and I’m an Engineering Research...

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ProHealth: There’s an Angel Among Us – Linda Tannenbaum Is Offering Genuine Hope to ME/CFS Patients

Author: Karen Lee Richards ProHealth is proud to name Linda Tannenbaum, founder of the Open Medicine Foundation, as ProHealth’s 2017 ME/CFS Advocate of the Year. “Linda has displayed a constant, magnificent dedication and commitment to patients, and her results have been nothing less than astonishing,” said ProHealth founder, Rich Carson. “In just the last year, she...

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Why study metabolomics in ME/CFS?

Happy new year, and happy #OMFScienceWednesday! As many of you out there are recovering from the holidays, today’s topic is metabolomics. Metabolomics simply describes a way to study metabolism – that is, through measuring amounts of the metabolites (small molecules) produced by our bodies as we convert food into energy and other molecules that our...

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New ME/CFS Metabolomics Study Begins

Now that the ME/CFS Severely Ill Big Data Study is fully underway, we want to perform multiple investigations at the same time. Because of the many recent small and large donations, we can start another research project now without waiting. We are very excited to announce an amazing new collaboration with Dr. Robert Naviaux and our very own Dr....

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