Driving research of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME / CFS),
Post Treatment Lyme Disease Syndrome (PTLDS), Fibromyalgia and Long COVID.

Join the Hope Builders Challenge: Your Monthly Gift Can Ignite Change!

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Imagine our collective strength when we unite for a cure. At Open Medicine Foundation Canada (OMFCA), we are driven to find effective treatments for ME/CFS and Long COVID. Our global collaboration model harnesses the brightest minds to bring relief to you and your loved ones.   Yet, this monumental task cannot be accomplished alone. This is […]

Let’s Reach 8,000 Now: Sign Up Today!

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Join the Momentum! Finding people with ME/CFS and Long COVID who can participate in studies is one of the biggest barriers to research. You could be the solution! We’re delighted to share that the OMF StudyME Registry has reached a pivotal achievement in our mission to empower medical research. Over 7,700 participants have signed up since we launched. Will you […]

Watch Now: NIH ME/CFS Research Roadmap Webinar Series Recordings!

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The ME/CFS Research Roadmap webinars, hosted by the National Institute of Health (NIH), have successfully concluded. These virtual events brought together ME/CFS experts to present current research, identify knowledge gaps, and explore future research opportunities for ME/CFS.    Open Medicine Foundation proudly participated in these webinars, with our team members not only contributing as presenters […]

February 6: New Publication from Jonas Bergquist, MD, PhD, & Colleagues!

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We are excited to share a new publication from the research funded by Open Medicine Foundation (OMF). Jonas Bergquist, MD, PhD, OMF Chief Medical Officer and Director of the OMF-supported ME/CFS Collaborative Research Center at Uppsala University, and colleagues, have published a study: ‘Analysis of tryptophan metabolites and related compounds in human and murine tissue: development […]

Looking Back and Looking Forward: OMFCA’s 2023 Year in Review!

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As 2024 begins, we at Open Medicine Foundation Canada are thrilled to review a few highlights and the milestones you made possible in 2023. It was a year filled with incredible achievements, groundbreaking research, and community empowerment.  Thanks to your unwavering support, we’ve reached new heights in our quest to understand and treat ME/CFS, Long COVID and related diseases. We’d […]

New Publication from Alain Moreau, PhD, & Colleagues!

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Open Medicine Foundation Canada (OMFCA) is thrilled to share a new publication from Alain Moreau, PhD & colleagues: “Exploring the neurocognitive consequences of post-exertional malaise in myalgic encephalomyelitis.” This study shows the impact of post-exertional malaise (PEM) on the disturbance of cognition in the context of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS), as well as the […]

Exclusive Interview with Ron Davis & Janet Dafoe!

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We’re thrilled to bring you the latest insights into ME/CFS research through an exclusive interview led by advocate and caregiver Janet Dafoe, Ph.D. Today, Ron Davis, Ph.D., OMF Scientific Advisory Board Director, sits down to discuss his most recent publication: “Catalytic Antibodies May Contribute to Demyelination in Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/ Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.” Access the full publication here.    Immerse yourself in the […]

Just Published: New Publication from Christopher Armstrong and Colleagues!

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Open Medicine Foundation Canada (OMFCA) is proud to share details of a new OMFCA-funded publication from Christopher Armstrong, Ph.D., and colleagues: “In vitro B cell experiments explore the role of CD24, CD38 and energy metabolism in ME/CFS.” Read now!     From the Desk of Dr. Armstrong, Director of the OMF Supported Melbourne ME/CFS Collaboration:  […]

24 hours left! Support OMF before the year ends

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Thank you for being a supporter of Open Medicine Foundation Canada! 2023 is in thefinal hours. Will you consider making a gift? Make your donation beforethe year ends and help us get further, faster. Donate now This holiday season, we want to remind you that  every research breakthrough … every question explored …  every patient’s story heard …  and every contribution made …  brings us one […]

Time is running out! Make a difference before 2023 ends!

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Time is running out! Make a difference before 2023 ends! Your donation to Open Medicine Foundation can help accelerate groundbreaking clinical trials for ME/CFS and Long COVID. Together, we can discover effective treatments faster. Act now to be a part of this vital mission. Your gift gets us further, faster. Donate now As the year […]