ME Research UK

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ME Research UK (MERUK) is a British charity that raises funds for biomedical research into ME/CFS.

Aims[edit | edit source]

  • Raising awareness of the need for biomedical research into ME/CFS globally;
  • Providing high quality information on all aspects the of illness for a wide range of audiences — from summarising and appraising scientific literature on ME/CFS to informing the policy agenda;
  • Facilitating or hosting meetings on ME/CFS biomedical research — such as, in previous years, our “New Horizons” conferences in Edinburgh and Cambridge, and our Colloquia in Glasgow and Dundee.

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Research database[edit | edit source]

ME Research UK maintains a database of ME/CFS research.[1]

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ME/CFS - An acronym that combines myalgic encephalomyelitis with chronic fatigue syndrome. Sometimes they are combined because people have trouble distinguishing one from the other. Sometimes they are combined because people see them as synonyms of each other.

UK CFS/ME Research Collaborative (CMRC) - A UK group of researchers and ME/CFS patient groups led by Professor Stephen Holgate. Its launch in 2013 was covered by the Science Media Centre. Since 2014, the collaborative sponsors the CFS/ME Research Collaborative Conference.

The information provided at this site is not intended to diagnose or treat any illness.
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