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by dorothy de kok
Sat 22 Dec 2012 9:12
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Bb & tick proteins re pathogen persistence in vector
Replies: 4
Views: 1033

Re: Bb & tick proteins re pathogen persistence in vector

Future Microbiology

January 2013, Vol. 8, No. 1, Pages 41-56 , DOI 10.2217/fmb.12.121
Give it a couple of weeks and it will have 'leaked' out all over the web. :)
by dorothy de kok
Tue 18 Dec 2012 15:34
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: Thoroughly disgusted with violence in US
Replies: 60
Views: 9773

Re: Thoroughly disgusted with violence in US

Bagge wrote:
The mother (or any parent) of a (or any) child to be considering that all men (or women) are enemies and that none of them can be trusted would serve as an example of someone making dangerous and "sweeping statements".
Yep, I have to agree with you. 100%.
by dorothy de kok
Tue 18 Dec 2012 6:22
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: Information about microscopy (for the member who asked)
Replies: 43
Views: 43551

Re: Information about microscopy (for the member who asked)

Trillis A minimum requirement would be 1000X with oil. But even then, you might not see much. But it is a good place to start. A phase contrast is the best bet for viewing spiro's. Microscopy is NOT diagnosis. At best it is a fun way to spend your time while on your short course of antibiotics that ...
by dorothy de kok
Mon 17 Dec 2012 11:43
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: Thoroughly disgusted with violence in US
Replies: 60
Views: 9773

Re: Thoroughly disgusted with violence in US

There have always been and always will be screwed up parents. Blogs like these just bring them into our homes, instead of keeping them hidden the way it used to be. But it is dangerous to make sweeping statements like this: Bagge wrote: And people wonder why there is so much mental illness amongst c...
by dorothy de kok
Mon 17 Dec 2012 11:04
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Lyme Disease & Brain Tumor
Replies: 4
Views: 4870

Re: Lyme Disease & Brain Tumor

Hi Bea,

I found this on the canlyme site.

http://canlyme.com/2012/12/16/case-repo ... ss-lesion/

Never give up till you have the answer. Good luck!

Dorothy
by dorothy de kok
Sun 16 Dec 2012 12:31
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: B. recurrentis a degraded subset of B.duttonii
Replies: 0
Views: 423

B. recurrentis a degraded subset of B.duttonii

An interesting paper in light of the current discussion on relapsing fever borrelias. Also includes a table with comparisons including Bb. The Genome of Borrelia recurrentis, the Agent of Deadly Louse-Borne Relapsing Fever, Is a Degraded Subset of Tick-Borne Borrelia duttonii Abstract In an effort t...
by dorothy de kok
Sun 16 Dec 2012 11:44
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: Sometimes you just need a reminder...
Replies: 3
Views: 1276

Re: Sometimes you just need a reminder...

Yes, thank you Claudia.
My faith in humanity is closer to being restored.
Really wonderful instances of people being all they can and should be.

Dorothy
by dorothy de kok
Sat 15 Dec 2012 15:25
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: Thoroughly disgusted with violence in US
Replies: 60
Views: 9773

Re: Thoroughly disgusted with violence in US

I am sorry about what has happened. Had to google to find out what you guys are talking about. And I have to agree with CO - the mentally ill are more often at the receiving end of violence. There is no way you can explain away the deaths of innocent people. But we, society as a whole, need to look ...
by dorothy de kok
Fri 14 Dec 2012 19:29
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Borrelia miyamotoi
Replies: 14
Views: 4840

Re: Borrelia miyamotoi

Dear Lorima What a heap of homework you have provided me with. Thanks. I saw this earlier and tracked down the author of this thesis: Nurton, Jane Patricia (1993) An investigation of Borrelia burgdorferi in South Africa. Masters thesis, Rhodes University 3902Kb Unfortunately, she is now in Australia...
by dorothy de kok
Fri 14 Dec 2012 5:48
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Borrelia miyamotoi
Replies: 14
Views: 4840

Re: Borrelia miyamotoi

Thanks CO.
Exactly the stuff I was looking for.
Dorothy