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by Anushka
Tue 29 Sep 2015 18:05
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Prof Morten M. Laanes paper is out - detection method
Replies: 72
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Re: Prof Morten M. Laanes paper is out - detection method

Interesting thread ! !!!!! @CO A major difference between the two species is that B. crocidurae can bind and become completely covered with erythrocytes Isn't the difference between covered (bind) and invade -- like Babesia invade erythrocytes ?? Would there be a measurable difference in erythrocyte...
by Anushka
Mon 15 Jun 2015 15:18
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Best Lyme&co-infect. lab/doc in Europe ?
Replies: 6
Views: 2189

Re: Best Lyme&co-infect. lab/doc in Europe ?

Hi again, I have a few more questions. Direct - PCR and culture Both culture and PCR are far less validated so would only be used if the two antibody tests were so discordant, you needed more information. PCR is typically not useful for disseminated Lyme since finding spirochete DNA in blood is a ve...
by Anushka
Thu 4 Jun 2015 22:59
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Best Lyme&co-infect. lab/doc in Europe ?
Replies: 6
Views: 2189

Re: Best Lyme&co-infect. lab/doc in Europe ?

@LHCTom Thank you 4 compiling all this information for me. I will go through it and than most probably have some more questions later on. @ChronicLyme19 , I think the topic immune deficiency in patients with chronic Lyme has been under researched and appreciated; especially regarding reliability of ...
by Anushka
Wed 3 Jun 2015 7:54
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Best Lyme&co-infect. lab/doc in Europe ?
Replies: 6
Views: 2189

Best Lyme&co-infect. lab/doc in Europe ?

Hi all, I am the author of moms4science.wordpress.com (an old ME pt/mom). Recent developments on the ME scene (KDM finding more Lyme&co-infections in ME pt's), and immune marker studies which I follow closely, lead me to believe that there might be the possibility that ME and "chronic" Lyme are the ...