News release from The ME Association (www.meassociation.org.uk)
IMPORTANT UPDATE – SATURDAY 6th FEBRUARY
Late last night The ME Association was informed that
this announcement about XMRV testing does not apply to people with ME/CFS, or suspected ME/CFS.
It only relates to the availability of the Imperial College XMRV test to referring doctors who are dealing with cases of prostate cancer.
A full clarification will appear on the Imperial College website on Monday. [Note: To read the clarification, posted Monday, Feb 8, click here].
Dr Charles Shepherd
Hon Medical Adviser, MEA
> See next ‘Breaking the ME enigma’ – 20 key figures sign letter in the Daily Telegraph today, 6 February 2010