Alessandra Borsini

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Alessandra Borsini, PhD, is a Postdoctoral Neuroscientist and Research Associate at the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR), Maudsley Biomedical Research Centre, and the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College London, London, UK.[1][2]

Research studies[edit | edit source]

  • 2013, Recent stressful events contribute to the development of fatigue and depression in patients receiving Interferon-α treatment[3] - (Abstract)
  • 2014, Childhood stressors in the development of fatigue syndromes: a review of the past 20 years of research[4] - (Abstract)
  • 2019, Persistent fatigue induced by interferon-alpha: a novel, inflammation-based, proxy model of chronic fatigue syndrome[5] - (Full text)

References[edit | edit source]

National Institutes of Health (NIH) - A set of biomedical research institutes operated by the U.S. government, under the auspices of the Department of Health and Human Services.

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chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) - A fatigue-based illness. The term CFS was invented invented by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control as an replacement for myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME). Some view CFS as a neurological disease, others use the term for any unexplained long-term fatigue (idiopathic chronic fatigue) without additional symptoms. Sometimes used as a the term as a synonym of myalgic encephalomyelitis, despite the different diagnostic criteria.

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