2012-ColumbiaTeamColumbia Research TeamSince the LDA officially opened its doors in 1992, it has awarded 112 research grants from coast to coast. The Lyme Disease Association is one of the largest sources of private, nonprofit tick-bone diseases research funding in the United States. We strive to fund the most relevant research and cutting edge research aimed at investigating the prevention and treatment of tick-borne diseases. We choose projects led by top scientists who are able to publish in peer review to move the field forward.

LDA in partnership with an affiliate endowed the first center in the world to study chronic Lyme disease, which opened at Columbia University in 2007. The Center brings together researchers from various disciplines and from around the US.

13 October 2018

The Lyme Disease Association (LDA) has been funding research nationwide over its 26 year history, awarding 112 research grants to date Click here for list of grants.  To date, 46 journal publications have resulted from LDA funding/support Publications LDA-Funded research...

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13 October 2018

LDA strives to fund the most relevant and cutting edge research aimed at investigating the prevention and treatment of tick-borne diseases. We choose projects led by top scientists who are able to publish in peer review to move the field forward.

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02 July 2018

LDA is committed to funding Lyme and tick-borne diseases research leading to better diagnostics, treatment, and cure.  Check out the left menu for prior grant award descriptions.  Grant application package links are below.

 

             Grant Application - Research Projects

             Grant Application for Extension of Existing Grants - Research Projects

14 March 2018

The LDA has a long history of funding/supporting research projects that lead to real results. Below is the list of links to peer-reviewed articles that acknowledge LDA's funding/support. Click on the publication link (or just scroll down to it) to see the authors, which authors LDA provided the funding for (green), and the abstract and a link to the publication itself when possible. When a journal has multiple publications, click on the year in which you are interested.

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27 October 2016

The LDA has a long history of funding/supporting research projects. Below is a sample list of conference presentations that were made by researchers who received LDA funding for the work that was presented.

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