Monthly Archives: October 2011

Two Norwegian Researchers Discover Drug Against ME/CFS

The reputation of ME/CFS research has suffered a pummelling thanks to XMRV. Recently, though, the results of a double-blind placebo-controlled Phase II trial of a drug called Rituximab were published in PLoS (Public Library of Science). The small trial produced … Continue reading

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Dr. Mikovits fired by the WPI

On September 29, Dr. Judy Mikovits was fired from her job as research director of the Whittemore Peterson Institute for Neuro-Immune Disease (WPI), a private organization in Reno, Nevada, devoted to CFS research and treatment. With the discovery of XMRV … Continue reading

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