Borrelia burgdorferi

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Noun1.Borrelia burgdorferi - cause of Lyme disease; transmitted primarily by ticks of genus Ixodes
spirochaete, spirochete - parasitic or free-living bacteria; many pathogenic to humans and other animals
genus Borrelia - small flexible parasitic spirochetes having three to five wavy spirals
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In 1996, the Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, conducted a study in which it was discovered that urine samples from 97 patients clinically diagnosed with chronic Lyme Disease contained Borrelia burgdorferi DNA.
Lyme disease, caused by the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi, 1s the most common vector-borne disease in the United States (1).
The distribution of canine exposure to Borrelia burgdorferi in a Lyme-disease endemic area.
Dogs vaccinated with common Lyme disease vaccines do not respond to IR6, the conserved immunodominant region of the VlsE surface protein of Borrelia burgdorferi.
Now that Bransfield has put the science together, did this UC Davis study contribute to the proof that congenital transmission of Borrelia burgdorferi and/or tick-borne disease can cause autism?
Presence of pathogenic Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato in ticks and rodents in Zhejiang, south-east China.
Invasion of the central nervous system by Borrelia burgdorferi in acute disseminated infection.
Contract notice: Supply of reagents for elisa analyzer analyzer i-2p and test method if reagents for immunoassays to the analyzer advia centaur xp and reagents for testing for confirmation of borrelia burgdorferi igm and igg.
In the late 1970s, he worked diligently to create tests to detect the newly discovered pathogen Borrelia burgdorferi (Bb).
These pathogens include Borrelia burgdorferi, the pathogen causal for Lyme Disease.
Lyme disease caused by the spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi and transmitted by vector Ixodes scapular, is the most commonly reported vector-borne illness in the United States.
Of particular concern is the deer tick (Ixodes scapularis), which is host to at least five potentially dangerous pathogens including Borrelia burgdorferi, Babesia microti, Anaplasma phagocytophilium, Borrelia miyamotoi, and Deer Tick Virus.