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23 September 2011

Mouse virus link to chronic fatigue crumbling

US scientists have retracted part of a 2009 study from the journal Science, linking chronic fatigue syndrome with a mouse virus as evidence continues to mount.

US scientists have retracted part of a 2009 study from the journal Science, linking chronic fatigue syndrome with a mouse virus as evidence continues to mount against the virus as a cause of the mysterious disease.

Initial research from 2009 claimed to have found XMRV in the blood of two-thirds of patients with chronic fatigue syndrome.

Old study questioned

 
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