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Launch Of The UK ME/CFS Research Collaborative

EDM number 1298 in 2012-13, proposed by Annette Brooke on 22/04/2013.
Categorised under the topics of Diseases and Research and innovation.

That this House welcomes the launch of the UK ME/CFS Research Collaborative; notes that estimates of the prevalence of ME/CFS range from 240,000 to 600,000 patients; further notes that research outcomes on ME/CFS have been limited and fragmented in the past; and supports the Collaborative's objectives which include promoting the need for world class research into ME/CFS across all fields, encouraging multidisciplinary research and more researchers to participate, and working collaboratively with funders, charities and researchers to increase the financial support for ME/CFS research in the UK.

This motion has been signed by a total of 17 MPs.

Annette Brooke22/04/2013Mid Dorset and North PooleLiberal DemocratProposed
Russell Brown22/04/2013Dumfries and GallowayLabourSeconded
Mark Durkan22/04/2013FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySeconded
David Amess22/04/2013Southend WestConservativeSeconded
Jim Shannon23/04/2013StrangfordDUPSeconded
Sandra Osborne23/04/2013Ayr, Carrick and CumnockLabourSeconded
Peter Bottomley23/04/2013Worthing WestConservativeSigned
Hywel Williams23/04/2013ArfonPlaid CymruSigned
Andrew George23/04/2013St IvesLiberal DemocratSigned
Margaret Ritchie23/04/2013South DownSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Bob Russell24/04/2013ColchesterLiberal DemocratSigned
Lady Hermon24/04/2013North DownIndependentSigned
Kelvin Hopkins24/04/2013Luton NorthLabourSigned
Naomi Long24/04/2013Belfast EastAllianceSigned
Andrew Stunell24/04/2013Hazel GroveLiberal DemocratSigned
Stephen Williams24/04/2013Bristol WestLiberal DemocratSigned
David Ward24/04/2013Bradford EastLiberal DemocratSigned

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