CFIDS Association Announces Leadership Transition

The Solve ME/CFS Initiative announces that longtime president and CEO, K. Kimberly McCleary, will be leaving her role as the organization’s CEO early this summer. Ms. McCleary joined the Solve ME/CFS Initiative as the organization’s first chief staff executive more than 22 years ago; her family will be relocating in June at which time she will […]

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You’re At the Center: Learn How the CFIDS Association is Fostering Developing of Safe and Effective Treatments for ME/CFS

The fourth webinar in our spring series focuses on how the Solve ME/CFS Initiative is fostering the development of safe and effective therapies for ME/CFS. Please join us! Date/Time (Live Event): Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 1 p.m. EDT Speakers: Suzanne Vernon, Ph.D. (Scientific Director) and Mark Stone (Director of Development), The Solve ME/CFS Initiative Recording: […]

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ALTERED B CELL SUBSETS:

ME/CFS with 33 matched healthy controls. They did a detailed analysis of B cell subsets and founded changes that suggest “a subtle tendency to autoimmunity.” “The CFS cohort had significantly greater proportions of transitional B cells, naive B cells and reduced proportions of plasmablasts expressed as a percentage of B cells. B cells produce antibodies and […]

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