Secret MRC Files on ME/CFS - From the National Archives

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Item details FD 23/4553/1





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FD  Records created or inherited by the Medical Research Council
  Division within FD  General Records of the Medical Research Committee and Medical Research Council
    FD 23  Medical Research Council: Registered Files, Scientific Matters (S Series)
      FD 23/4553   Myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME)/postviral fatigue syndrome (PFS) : papers and journal articles; correspondence and enquiries with MRC replies

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Covering dates 1988-1997
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Access conditions Closed For 73 years
This document was closed under the Public Records Act or is exempt under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. It is possible to request a review of the information it contains under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and this will trigger a review.  Request review.
Record opening date 01 Jan 2071
Closure status Closed Or Retained Document, Open Description
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The National Archives, Kew


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Closed extracts: 40 pages
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Last Updated: 11/02/2010