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Update on viral cause of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Sadly, another study has been published where the resulting data did not support XMRV (xenotropic murine leukemia virus–related virus) as a cause of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS). This study did all the controls the other conflicting studies had not: used … Continue reading

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Can a virus be the cause of chronic fatigue syndrome?

The answer to that is: Yes. No. Maybe. Research posted in PNAS last week identifies a family of retroviruses that may be involved in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS).  The new research identifies viral DNA in patient samples: 32 of 37 … Continue reading

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