Summary #966

Certain T cells produce less energy and are structurally weaker in people with chronic fatigue syndrome
  • Study shows that in people with chronic fatigue syndrome, an energy production process is disrupted in the CD4 and CD8 immune T cells.
  • This disease has no known causes and no treatments, which makes this an important step towards finding cures.
  • The findings prove that there are different patterns of cell interaction in the immune systems of people with chronic fatigue syndrome.
  • Study authors hope that this will encourage other scientists to work on this disease.


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