Chris Ponting talks about the DecodeME study that seeks to understand the causes of M.E. and could help advance the discovery of effective treatments.
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A free leaflet all about the exciting DecodeME research study. It’s the largest ever study examining DNA in people with ME.
The £3.2 million study is jointly funded by the MRC and hopes to aid development of diagnostic tests and targeted treatments.
Funding for the world’s largest genetic study into myalgic encephalomyelitis (M.E.), led by a partnership of patients and scientists, has been announced today.
The APPG on M.E. held its’ first meeting on 3rd March where biomedical research was discussed.
Last chance to invite your MP to attend the next APPG meeting on Tuesday, 3rd March.
We review what happened at the first meeting and list the MPs that attended. Biomedical research is on the agenda for the next APPG meeting in March.
In this month’s survey we are hoping you will support the proposed major study on genetics.
The MRC will host a workshop to help the CMRC with its major bioresource proposal involving 20,000 samples and data from people with M.E.
The Medical Research Council’s Expert Group Workshop on ME/CFS Research took place on Thursday 19 November and Friday 20 November at Heythrop Park, Oxford. Around 30 researchers and clinicians from various disciplines, plus MRC staff, took part.