Please Note: No research studies are recruiting at this time (Sept. 2018)
Most of the research studies and clinical trials that we fund through the Ramsay Research Fund, or are being funded by other research funding organisations such as the Medical Research Council, make use of people with ME/CFS who are already attending clinics within the hospital they belong to, or a hospital that they have links with.
There are, however, occasions where the ME Association is asked to help find research volunteers. When this occurs we make an announcement on our website and in ME Essential – our members magazine. The request is then added to the regularly updated list below.
Please note that inclusion of a study on this list does not necessarily mean ME Association endorsement or funding support.
The Christmas Appeal
More research for M.E. in 2019
We believe that biomedical research offers the best hope. And we want to fund more research in 2019 than ever before. Please help us to build on our success and continue to expand our vital work.
- with a single online donation via JustGiving, or,
- by cheque (made payable to: The ME Association) to: The ME Association, 7 Apollo Office Court, Radclive Road, Gawcott, Bucks MK18 4DF, or,
- by card donation over the phone to our head office (01280 818964).
If you would like to fundraise for the Christmas Appeal, please start your online giving page, here.
One day we will find the cause of this disease and have effective forms of treatment. And with your help, that day could come much sooner.
Other pages in this section:
- Research Projects:
RRF investment in infrastructure and laboratory research. Also, position statements on long-term initiatives like Rituximab, and the Post-Mortem Tissue Bank and how you can donate tissue after death.
- Published Research:
RRF studies from 2000 to present; PACE Trial reanalysis and critical commentary, and MEA illness management reports and critical trial reviews; MEA research summaries and research updates.
- Volunteering for Research:
ME/CFS research requiring volunteers.
- CFS/ME Research Collaborative:
The ME Association is an active member of the Executive Board of the CMRC.
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