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Collection

Cellbiologiska förändringar vid myalgisk encefalomyelit (ME) - även kallat kroniskt trötthetssyndrom- fokus på post-SARS-CoV-2-virus fatigue syndrom.

Description: Plasma, saliv och PBMC=perifera blod monocytära celler, där varje deltagare (ME/CFS patienter, friska kontroller och long-covid patienter) lämnar prov 4 gånger under ett år.
Acronym:
ME/CFS
Biobank:
Östergötland biobank
Local collection ID (within the biobank):
N/A

General information

Collection size:
100 - 1000 (as of 2021-02-03)
Type:
Disease specific Hospital Sample
Data:
Biological samples Medical records
Start date of sampling:
2020-05-01
End date of sampling:
2021-11-01
Collection preserved at least until:
2026-01-01
Ethical approval number:
2019-06218

Donor information

Diagnoses:
Laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis; U07.1
Number of donors:
100 - 1000
Samples from deceased (autopsy):
no
Samples from minors (<18 years old):
no
Inclusion criteria: ME/CFS patienter enligt Canadakriterierna, samt friska ålders-och könsmatchade kontrollpersoner.
Exclusion criteria: Addison’s disease, Cushing’s Syndrome, hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, iron deficiency, treatable forms of anemia, iron overload syndrome, diabetes mellitus, cancer, upper airway resistance syndrome and obstructive or central sleep apnea; rheumatological disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, polymyositis and polymyalgia rheumatica; immune disorders such as AIDS; neurological disorders such as multiple sclerosis (MS), Parkinsonism, myasthenia gravis and B12 deficiency; infectious diseases such as tuberculosis, chronic hepatitis, Lyme disease etc.; primary psychiatric disorders and substance abuse.

Sample information

Materials:
Collection contact information
Collection head: Anders Rosén
Contact person: Anders Rosén
anders.rosen@liu.se
Biobank contact information
Östergötland biobank
Registration number at IVO: 1
gunilla.bergstrom@regionostergotland.se