Interdisciplinary Canadian Collaborative ME

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ICanCME (I Can See ME) or the Interdisciplinary Canadian Collaborative ME research network is a Canadian research initiative for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome which began in 2019.[1][2] ICanCME has entered into a collaboration with the UK's CureME research initiative, and has significant patient involvement.[3][4]

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Initial and continuing funding has been provided by Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis of The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR).[6][3]

A substantial grant was also received from Hexoskin, a company that makes body-worn sensors that can be used to monitor and collect health related information from people.[5]

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  1. Canadian Institutes of Health Research (August 22, 2019). "Government of Canada invests $1.4M in biomedical research to improve the quality of life of people living with myalgic encephalomyelitis". Government of Canada. Retrieved December 26, 2021.
  2. O'Byrne, Ryan (October 21, 2019). "New research network brings fresh energy to fight against ME". University of Alberta. Retrieved December 26, 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Collaborations". CureME. Retrieved December 26, 2021.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Home". ICanCME. Retrieved December 26, 2021.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Update from ICanCME Research Network: Let's stop ME together - CIHR - CIHR". Canadian Institutes of Health Research | Government of Canada. February 25, 2020. Retrieved December 26, 2021.
  6. "Alain Moreau, PhDDirector – ME/CFS Collaborative Research Center at the CHU Sainte-Justine/ Université de Montréal". Open Medicine Foundation. Retrieved December 26, 2021.