Jonathan Brostoff

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Professor Jonathan Brostoff MA, DM, DSc(Med), FRCP, FRCPath, FIBiol, is a Senior Research Fellow and Professor Emeritus of Allergy and Environmental Health at Kings College, London. He was the Foundation Professor of Allergy and Environmental Health and Director of the Centre for Allergy Research at University College London. Whilst at University College Hospital he was Physician in charge of the Allergy Clinic. He is recognized as a leading international authority on food allergy and intolerance. Dr. Brostoff was the chair of the 2009 Invest in ME International ME Conference. [1]

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  2. Costa DC, Tannock C, Brostoff J.(1995). Brainstem perfusion is impaired in chronic fatigue syndrome. QJM, 88 (11):767-73. PMID:8542261
  3. Greco A1, Tannock C, Brostoff J, Costa DC. Brain MR in chronic fatigue syndrome. AJNR American Journal of Neuroradiology,18 (7):1265-9. PMID:9282853

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. Sometimes used as a the term as a synonym of myalgic encephalomyelitis, despite the different diagnostic criteria.

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