Table 1

Baseline characteristics of study participants

HCCFS/ME
Women (n)5866
Men (n)3626
Caucasian (n)8991
Age (years)33±1040±10
BMI (kg/m2)24.4±3.426.0±4.2
Illness duration (months)N/A36±4.8
Sample acquisition9492
  • Data are presented as mean±SD unless otherwise stated.

  • BMI, body mass index; CFS/ME, chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis; HC, healthy control.