2022 OMF Supported Research Initiatives

2022 OMF SUPPORTED RESEARCH INITIATIVES Neutrophil Assessment in ME/CFS Raman Spectrometry Based Biomarker Discovery for ME/CFS Home Visit ME/CFS Study Muscle Biopsy and plasma study into Post-Exertional Malaise-ME/CFS and Long COVID Single Day Longitudinal Study in ME/CFS Following COVID to Long COVID to ME/CFS Multi-Center Study Network Medicine for discovering repurposed drugs for treatment possibilities […]

How to Donate Stock

Donate your appreciated stock directly to OMFCA and you can receive an immediate income-tax deduction for the fair market value of the securities on the date of transfer (even if you originally paid much less for them). OMFCA sells your securities and uses the proceeds to support our mission. You also do not pay capital […]

Thrombospondin-1 (TSP-1)

Researchers are actively working to understand the role of Thrombospondin-1, an important biomarker, in those with ME/CFS.

May Momentum Tuesdays 2022: Interview Transcript with David Systrom, MD

May Momentum Tuesdays 2022: Interview Transcript with David Systrom, MD Rebecca Handler, OMF Communications Manager: Today we are joined by Dr. David Systrom, who is the newest Co Director of the Ronald G. Tompkins ME/CFS Collaboration at Harvard Affiliated Hospitals. So just to start off, I would love to hear more about what brought you […]

A Day in the Life Challenge-2022

Guidelines for #MayMomentum’s A Day in The Life Challenge [Patients, caregivers, and advocates] This year’s 2022 #MayMomentum Stories theme is “A Day in the Life.” Video is our strongly preferred format for #MayMomentum Stories, but we understand if you prefer to write your story. Video instructions: Shooting on your smartphone works great. Be sure to hold […]

May Momentum 2022: OMFCA Social Media Toolkit

May Momentum 2022OMFCA Social Media Toolkit Campaign Website: www.omfca.ngo/maymomentum2022/  Hashtag: #MayMomentum Facebook: Open Medicine Foundation Canada Instagram: @OpenMedFCanada Twitter: @OpenMedFCanada How can you help us build momentum: Create a May Momentum fundraiser for OMF starting May 1 and ending May 31 (You can set the goal for any amount you choose). Be featured by OMF in a blog […]

$3 million pledge received for research!

$3 million pledged for new study at the Collaborative Research Center at Montréal! #TripleGivingTuesday Research News From the desk of Alain Moreau, PhDDirector of the Collaborative Research Center at the CHU Sainte-Justine/Université de Montréal There is just one week left for #TripleGivingTuesday, OMF’s biggest fundraising campaign of the year. I’m excited to share amazing news on behalf […]

Donate by Bitcoin

OMFCA accepts donations of Cryptocurrencies. Donate Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrencies directly to OMFCA. We can accept cryptocurrency donations of any amount.  We accept the following cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH), Litecoin (LTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Zcash (ZEC), Gemini Dollar (GUSD), Basic Attention Token (BAT), Chainlink (LINK), 0x (ZRX), Storj (STORJ), Dai (DAI), Amp (AMP), […]

Run Across Ontario | An OMFCA Supporter’s Journey to Raise Awareness

Today we are honored to share the incredible story of Open Medicine Foundation Canada (OMFCA) supporter Terry from Canada, who has embarked on a challenging journey to raise both money and awareness for ME/CFS research. ME/CFS is a complex disease with a varying spectrum of severity. Some are bedbound indefinitely, while others, like Terry, have […]