Research articles: XMRV and ME/CFS

In 2009, the possibility that XMRV, a retrovirus, might cause ME/CFS caused enormous excitement. After multiple research teams attempted to replicate the initial findings, XMRV turned out to be a laboratory contaminant.

The following articles on the topic were written by Cort Johnson as events unfolded and form part of the Phoenix Rising research archive.

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