Wormser - No conflicts here!

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LHCTom
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Wormser - No conflicts here!

Post by LHCTom » Sun 24 May 2015 20:18

Update and Commentary on Four Emerging Tick-Borne Infections : Ehrlichia muris–like Agent, Borrelia miyamotoi, Deer Tick Virus, Heartland Virus, and Whether Ticks Play a Role in Transmission of Bartonella henselae
Disclosures: Dr G.P. Wormser reports receiving research grants from Immunetics, Inc, RareCyte, Inc, Institute for Systems Biology and bioMérieux SA. He owns equity in Abbott; has been an expert witness in malpractice cases involving Lyme disease; is an unpaid board member of the American Lyme Disease Foundation; has been an expert witness regarding Lyme disease in a disciplinary action for the Missouri Board of Registration for the Healing Arts; and was a consultant to Baxter for Lyme disease vaccine development.
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Re: Wormser - No conflicts here!

Post by amr » Fri 4 Sep 2015 3:02

And - "The head of the panel to make Lyme Guidelines, Dr. Gary Wormser, called chronic Lyme patients “Lyme-Nuts”."

But actually, if my memory serves me correctly, that term was first coined by the CDC prior to Wormser using it.

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