TNF-α and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

TNF-α and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Based upon the clinical presentation of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), we hypothesized that proinflammatory cytokines may play a role in the pathogenesis of the disease. We therefore undertook a retrospective cross-sectional study to examine the role of TNF- in...

Downregulation of RNase L inhibitor correlates with upregulation of interferon-induced proteins (2–5A synthetase and RNase L) in patients with chronic fatigue immune dysfunction syndrome

Putting chemical and environmental sensitivities in perspective

Chemical sensitivity has been recognized for an extended period. Over the last 30 years or more, there has been a growing number of chemicals to which humans are being exposed. Some people have become sensitive to one or more of these chemicals and present this...