Thrombospondin-1

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Thrombospondin-1, also known as TSP-1 or Thbs1 is a glycoprotein, and that raised TSP-1 may be linked to post-exertional malaise and brain fog.[1]

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ME/CFS[edit | edit source]

In October 2020, the Open Medicine Foundation announced the STOP-ME study to investigate the role of TSP-1 in ME/CFS, and TSP-1 as a possible therapeutic target for ME/CFS.[1]

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  1. 1.01.1 "Study of Thrombospondin-1 (TSP1) in ME / CFS pathogenesis (STOP-ME)". Open Medicine Foundation. Apr 21, 2020. Retrieved Oct 27, 2020. 

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.

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