Patrick O. McGowan, Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences and Director of UTSC's Laboratory for Epigenetic Neuroscience, is looking at how environmentally triggered changes to gene expression might alter immune function and stress response in ways that contribute to the disease.
TalentStar worked with M.E. North East to produce a documentary highlighting the lives of young people with M.E. The DVD was introduced by BBC weather presenter Trai Anfield and featured boy band McFly. View the documentary here.
Author of ‘Severe ME/CFS: A Guide to Living’, Emily Collingridge who died in hospital on Sunday at the age of 30 had hardly lived- but she leaves a huge legacy. View the full article about Emily's passing here.
Thank you to all who selected ME/CFS Australia (Vic, Tas, NT) as your favourtie charity throught the 3AW competition. We are happy to announce that ME/CFS Australia (Vic, Tas, NT) received the most nominations out of any other charity and have received the $5000 from Colonial First State!