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by dlf
Sun 13 Nov 2016 17:28
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Presentations from the Canadian Conference to Develop a Federal Strategy on Lyme disease
Replies: 1
Views: 3421

Re: Presentations from the Canadian Conference to Develop a Federal Strategy on Lyme disease

The Conference Summary Report is now available online at: http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/publications/diseases-conditions-maladies-affections/summary-report-lyme-2016-conference-rapport-sommaire/index-eng.php All of the Conference sessions, as well as the patient forum presentations, will eventua...
by dlf
Tue 8 Nov 2016 17:27
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Genes and age determine susceptibility to Lyme disease
Replies: 0
Views: 2634

Genes and age determine susceptibility to Lyme disease

Marije Oosting, Mariska Kerstholt, Rob ter Horst, Yang Li, Patrick Deelen, Sanne Smeekens, Martin Jaeger, Ekta Lachmandas, Hedwig Vrijmoeth, Mihaela Lupse, Mirela Flonta, Robert A. Cramer, Bart Jan Kullberg, Vinod Kumar, Ramnik Xavier, Cisca Wijmenga, Mihai G. Netea, Leo A.B. Joosten. Functional and...
by dlf
Mon 7 Nov 2016 16:38
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Under-Powered, Quick and Dirty Metagenomic Investigation of Plasma - ME/CFS -ADCLS - etc.
Replies: 0
Views: 2452

Under-Powered, Quick and Dirty Metagenomic Investigation of Plasma - ME/CFS -ADCLS - etc.

Metagenomic Investigation of Plasma in Individuals with ME/CFS Highlights the Importance of Technical Controls to Elucidate Contamination and Batch Effects Ruth R. Miller, Miguel Uyaguari-Diaz, Mark N. McCabe, Vincent Montoya, Jennifer L. Gardy, Shoshana Parker, Theodore Steiner, William Hsiao, Matt...
by dlf
Sat 5 Nov 2016 6:28
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Borrelia miyamotoi Polymerase Chain Reaction in Rhode Island: A Case Series
Replies: 3
Views: 2315

Borrelia miyamotoi Polymerase Chain Reaction in Rhode Island: A Case Series

Utility of Borrelia miyamotoi Polymerase Chain Reaction in Rhode Island: A Case Series Theresa Fiorito, MD1, Mark Godding, MS2, Rebecca Reece, MD3, Timothy Flanigan, MD, FIDSA4 and Fred Silverblatt, MD5 http://ofid.oxfordjournals.org/content/3/suppl_1/194.full?sid=83083dda-ca91-49a3-bf8c-59270efbe65...
by dlf
Sat 5 Nov 2016 5:59
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Lyme Infection suppresses innate immunity in mice with diet-induced obesity
Replies: 0
Views: 2354

Lyme Infection suppresses innate immunity in mice with diet-induced obesity

Cell Microbiol. 2016 Oct 29. doi: 10.1111/cmi.12689. [Epub ahead of print] Infection with the Lyme disease pathogen suppresses innate immunity in mice with diet-induced obesity. Zlotnikov N1, Javid A1, Ahmed M1, Eshghi A1, Tang TT1, Arya A1, Bansal A1, Matar F1, Parikh M1, Ebady R1, Koh A1, Gupta N1...
by dlf
Sat 27 Aug 2016 3:49
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Biomechanics of Borrelia burgdorferi Vascular Interactions
Replies: 0
Views: 1885

Biomechanics of Borrelia burgdorferi Vascular Interactions

Biomechanics of Borrelia burgdorferi Vascular Interactions Rhodaba Ebady, Alexandra F. Niddam, Anna E. Boczula, Yae Ram Kim, Nupur Gupta, Tian Tian Tang, Tanya Odisho, Hui Zhi, Craig A. Simmons, Jon T. Skare, Tara J. Moriarty5, Open Access Full text available from: http://www.cell.com/cell-reports/f...
by dlf
Sat 20 Aug 2016 17:15
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: B. miyamotoi neuroborreliosis in immunocompromised persons
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B. miyamotoi neuroborreliosis in immunocompromised persons

Boden K, Lobenstein S, Hermann B, Margos G, Fingerle V. Borrelia miyamotoi–associated neuroborreliosis in immunocompromised persons. Emerg Infect Dis. 2016 Sep http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/22/9/15-2034_article Abstract Borrelia miyamotoi is a newly recognized human pathogen in the relapsing feve...
by dlf
Mon 15 Aug 2016 14:33
Forum: General Health
Topic: Excellent GBS, CIDP and variants reference
Replies: 4
Views: 5734

Re: Excellent GBS, CIDP and variants reference

I recently noticed two more articles that would be appropriate to add to this thread: Guillain-Barré syndrome Willison, Hugh J et al. The Lancet , Volume 388 , Issue 10045 , 717 - 727 Published Online: 29 February 2016 http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(16)00339-1/fulltex...
by dlf
Thu 11 Aug 2016 15:02
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Genomic insights into the Ixodes scapularis tick
Replies: 0
Views: 1833

Genomic insights into the Ixodes scapularis tick

This is an important scientific study, but the full text is an incredibly difficult and information-packed read! Genomic insights into the Ixodes scapularis tick vector of Lyme disease Monika Gulia-Nuss, Andrew B. Nuss, Jason M. Meyer, Daniel E. Sonenshine, R. Michael Roe, Robert M. Waterhouse, Davi...
by dlf
Sun 31 Jul 2016 21:06
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Invincible borrelia?
Replies: 43
Views: 22540

Re: Invincible borrelia?

This discussion has taken a decidedly silly turn. Duncan, of course we all know that aside from the EM cultured patient cases, there has been little to no research done on patients with direct detection evidence of Borrelia and we also know that Borrelia are next to impossible to culture after treat...