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by Joe Ham
Tue 2 Oct 2007 7:33
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Antibody-resistant mutants of Borrelia burgdorferi
Replies: 2
Views: 820

Antibody-resistant mutants of Borrelia burgdorferi

Antibody-resistant mutants of Borrelia burgdorferi: in vitro selection and characterization. 1992-9 Sădziene A, Rosa PA, Thompson PA, Hogan DM, Barbour AG. Department of Microbiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio 78284. We used polyclonal antisera and monoclonal antibodies ...
by Joe Ham
Mon 1 Oct 2007 3:08
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Does the board get stretched too much at higher resolutions?
Replies: 6
Views: 3366

Re: Does the board get stretched too much at higher resolutions?

I don't know how to answer because I don't know what I'm looking at now.

The font size is a bit larger than most boards but that is just fine for my old eyes.
by Joe Ham
Sun 30 Sep 2007 7:01
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Roles of autophagy in innate and adaptive immunity
Replies: 1
Views: 808

Re: Autophagy

Autophagy: digestion of cellular constituents by enzymes of the same cell A surprisingly interesting article and there is more in the literature about how autophagy prevents 'sick' cells from becoming cancerous. May have some relevance to how the body deals with phagocytes infected with Bb. PDF vers...
by Joe Ham
Sun 30 Sep 2007 3:25
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Effect of two macrolides on production of cytokines
Replies: 4
Views: 1232

Re: Effect of two macrolides on production of cytokines

[Looks like Ketek belongs in this group also.] Inhibition of Secretion of Interleukin-1 and Tumor Necrosis Factor Alpha by the Ketolide Antibiotic Telithromycin Fausto G. Araujo,1 Teri L. Slifer,1 and Jack S. Remington2* Research Institute, Palo Alto Medical Foundation,1 Stanford University Medical ...
by Joe Ham
Sat 29 Sep 2007 5:47
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: HOST ADAPTED BORRELIA
Replies: 13
Views: 2163

Re: HOST ADAPTED BORRELIA

I really don't know where I'm going with this; just posting pieces to this thread as I find them and hoping someone else will be smart enough to put the pieces together.
by Joe Ham
Sat 29 Sep 2007 3:49
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: HOST ADAPTED BORRELIA
Replies: 13
Views: 2163

Re: HOST ADAPTED BORRELIA

J Infect Dis. 1998 Feb ;177(2):395-400. Immune evasion by tickborne and host-adapted Borrelia burgdorferi. de Silva AM, Fikrig E, Hodzic E, Kantor FS, Telford SR 3rd, Barthold SW. Center for Comparative Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis 95616, USA. Immune sera from mice i...
by Joe Ham
Sat 29 Sep 2007 3:43
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: HOST ADAPTED BORRELIA
Replies: 13
Views: 2163

Re: HOST ADAPTED BORRELIA

Infect Immun. 1999 Jan ;67(1):36-42. Specificity of infection-induced immunity among Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato species. Barthold SW. Center for Comparative Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis 95616, USA. swbarthold@ucdavis.edu The specificity of infection-induced immu...
by Joe Ham
Tue 25 Sep 2007 3:42
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: HOST ADAPTED BORRELIA
Replies: 13
Views: 2163

HOST ADAPTED BORRELIA

Published 11 February 2002. doi:10.1084/jem.20011870 © Rockefeller University Press, 0022-1007/2002/2/415/ $5.00 The Journal of Experimental Medicine, Volume 195, Number 4, February 18, 2002 415-422 An Immune Evasion Mechanism for Spirochetal Persistence in Lyme Borreliosis Fang Ting Liang , Mary B....
by Joe Ham
Wed 19 Sep 2007 1:18
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Balancing inate and adaptive immune response
Replies: 0
Views: 857

Balancing inate and adaptive immune response

[As Lymies we tend to think that anything that 'boosts' the immune system must be good. That may not be so.] Inflammation and breast cancer. Balancing immune response: crosstalk between adaptive and innate immune cells during breast cancer progression Breast Cancer Research 2007, 9:212 doi:10.1186/b...