Good news, everyone!

Professor Farnsworth from Futurama. Text: good news, everyone!

The Griffith University National Centre For Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases (NCNED) has announced they have been granted funding for a diagnostic test for ME/CFS. Their ground breaking research on the biomarkers of this disease has already laid the foundations for this test, and all they required was funding. I have high hopes that diagnostic test will be swiftly developed, and go a long way towards validating the experiences of ME/CFS sufferers.

You can read their press release here, and catch up on their research on their Publications page.

Author: Siobhan S

20 something, living in country Australia. Spoonie profile: ME/CFS, dysautonomia, anxiety. All about sewing, knitting and food. Unapologetic feminist and disability advocate.

2 thoughts on “Good news, everyone!”

  1. That is some much needed good news. Hopefully if there is a step towards showing that ME is something that can be diagnosed (ie is a ‘proper’ disease) then more funding will come. I found your blog via the Colette hoo ha and have found your writing about your condition really insightful.

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