Pair of Retractions Issued

On Dec. 23, Science editor-in-chief Bruce Alberts issued a rare editorial retraction of the 2009 paper by Lombardi et al. that first linked CFS to XMRV. On Monday, Dec. 26, the authors of the only other published paper supporting this association retracted their study from the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

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