Archive for June, 2014

Dr. Vernon, SMCI Scientific Director, Represents ME/CFS at Life Sciences Meeting

June 18, 2014

Dr. Vernon, Solve ME/CFS Initiative Scientific Director, advocates for ME/CFS at Life Sciences Meeting. Her scholarship to this prestigious event gives her the opportunity to network, listen and learn from global leaders from industry, regulatory agencies, academia and the other patient advocate fellows. Learn more…

Research Digest – June 2014: Neuroinflammation in ME/CFS

June 17, 2014

Neuroimaging has been used to study the structural, functional and metabolic affects of ME/CFS on the brain in ME/CFS patients for the past 25 years. To date there are about 50 papers in the peer-reviewed biomedical literature describing these findings. This month we highlight three publications that directly demonstrate and implicate neuroinflammation in ME/CFS…

Solve ME/CFS Initiative (SMCI) Position on P2P

June 12, 2014

An NIH Pathway to Prevention workshop focusing on ME/CFS is in development. Many in the ME/CFS community have concerns. The Solve ME/CFS Initiative has them as well, specifically about the evidenced-based literature review. SMCI has taken steps to urge the NIH to correct it. Read more about what is underway…