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UK MYALGIC ENCEPHALOMYELITIS/CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME RESEARCH COLLABORATIVE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 212: tabled on 10 June 2013

Tabled in the 2013-14 session.

This motion has been signed by 35 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House welcomes the UK Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome 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.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 18 June 2013
Blaydon
Burstow, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 June 2013
Sutton and Cheam
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 12 June 2013
Gower
Cunningham, Sir Tony
Labour
Signed on 11 June 2013
Workington
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 12 June 2013
Heywood and Middleton
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 12 June 2013
Belfast North
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 July 2013
St Ives
Gilmore, Sheila
Labour
Signed on 8 October 2013
Edinburgh East
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2013
North Tyneside
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 19 June 2013
Birmingham, Hall Green
Hancock, Mr Mike
Independent
Signed on 13 June 2013
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Sir Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 October 2013
North Devon
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 18 June 2013
North Down
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 19 June 2013
Vauxhall
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 12 June 2013
Luton North
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 18 June 2013
Knowsley
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 2013
New Forest East
Lloyd, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 September 2013
Eastbourne
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 12 June 2013
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 19 June 2013
Belfast East
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 17 June 2013
Brighton, Pavilion
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 11 September 2013
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2013
Hayes and Harlington
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2013
Glenrothes
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 12 June 2013
Upper Bann
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 July 2013
Hazel Grove
Weatherley, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 2013
Hove
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 September 2013
Ceredigion

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.