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by ChronicLyme19
Sun 4 Oct 2015 23:10
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Human versus Dog Infection rate Discordance
Replies: 7
Views: 2462

Re: Human versus Dog Infection rate Discordance

The serological tests indicate antibodies to the pathogen are probably present based on the sensitivity and specificity. Bo the CDC 2T which is just an ELISA based on B31 based antigens followed by a Western Blot which is also based on B31 based antigens except electrophoresis allows the individual...
by ChronicLyme19
Sun 4 Oct 2015 1:04
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: European LNB - Long-term follow-up (Norway)
Replies: 11
Views: 4504

Re: European LNB - Long-term follow-up (Norway)

Yes, but what happened to the other 16 that never completed the follow up?
by ChronicLyme19
Sat 3 Oct 2015 0:05
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Inhibitory effects of 19 antiprotozoal drugs and antibiotics on Babesia microti infection in BALB/c mice
Replies: 4
Views: 1583

Inhibitory effects of 19 antiprotozoal drugs and antibiotics on Babesia microti infection in BALB/c mice

Inhibitory effects of 19 antiprotozoal drugs and antibiotics on Babesia microti infection in BALB/c mice. Yao JM, Zhang HB, Liu CS, Tao Y, Yin M. Journal of Infection in Developing Countries. 2015 Sep 27;9(9):1004-1010. http://doi.org/10.3855/jidc.5500 Chinese Center for Disease Control and Preventi...
by ChronicLyme19
Fri 2 Oct 2015 23:03
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Anthropology of Infectious Disease
Replies: 0
Views: 981

Anthropology of Infectious Disease

Munyikwa M. Anthropology of infectious disease [book review]. Emerg Infect Dis. 2015 Oct [date cited]. http://dx.doi.org/10.3201/eid2110.151263 DOI: 10.3201/eid2110.151263 http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/21/10/15-1263_article#suggestedcitation Interesting choice of infections, I wonder how Lyme is ...
by ChronicLyme19
Sun 27 Sep 2015 16:55
Forum: General Topics
Topic: From AIDS to Lyme: Will We Let History Repeat Itself?
Replies: 0
Views: 920

From AIDS to Lyme: Will We Let History Repeat Itself?

"From AIDS to Lyme: Will We Let History Repeat Itself? Tuesday, 14 January 2014 09:59 By Jessica Bernstein, Truthout | News Analysis " http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/21206-from-aids-to-lyme-will-we-let-history-repeat-itself However, just as with AIDS, where there was a parallel model for the beh...
by ChronicLyme19
Sat 26 Sep 2015 15:17
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Study for New LD Test Underway in Virginia
Replies: 15
Views: 6122

Re: Study for New LD Test Underway in Virginia

We still don't know the sensitivity of this test yet do we? announced this past spring tests in early-stage Lyme disease patients had a near perfect detection rate . The test is now commercially available and being used in some hospitals in Northern Virginia. A near perfect detection rate compared t...
by ChronicLyme19
Fri 25 Sep 2015 15:34
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Meta-Analysis of Cytokines and Chemokines in Suicidality: Distinguishing Suicidal Versus Nonsuicidal Patients
Replies: 1
Views: 782

Meta-Analysis of Cytokines and Chemokines in Suicidality: Distinguishing Suicidal Versus Nonsuicidal Patients

Biol Psychiatry. 2015 Jul 1;78(1):28-37. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2014.10.014. Epub 2014 Oct 30. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25541493 Meta-Analysis of Cytokines and Chemokines in Suicidality: Distinguishing Suicidal Versus Nonsuicidal Patients. Black C1, Miller BJ2. Author information 1Medical...
by ChronicLyme19
Fri 25 Sep 2015 0:44
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Within-host competition between Borrelia afzelii ospC strains in wild hosts as revealed by massively parallel amplicon
Replies: 0
Views: 641

Within-host competition between Borrelia afzelii ospC strains in wild hosts as revealed by massively parallel amplicon

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2015 Aug 19;370(1675). pii: 20140293. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2014.0293. Within-host competition between Borrelia afzelii ospC strains in wild hosts as revealed by massively parallel amplicon sequencing. Strandh M1, Råberg L2. Author information 1Molecular Ecology and E...