LDA Research Grantee: Dr. Jorge Cervantes Presents Poster
LDA provided a research grant to Jorge Cervantes, MD, PhD, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso in 2020.
His research, “Serum Transcriptomic Analysis of Human Monocytes Upon Exposure to Acute & Convalescent Sera From Lyme Disease Patients,” was accepted for a Poster Presentation at Cytokines 2022 Hybrid: 10th Annual Meeting of the International Cytokine & Interferon Society Joint Meeting with the 4th International Conference on Innate Lymphoid Cells (ILC4). This presentation is taking place virtually as well as in person in Hawaii, September 2022.
LDA strives to fund the most relevant and cutting edge research aimed at investigating the diagnosis, treatment, pathology, and prevention of Lyme and other tick-borne diseases. The goal is to have researchers publish in peer review and move the field of tick-borne diseases forward. To date, LDA has 60 publications that have resulted from its supported research.
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