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Genomes Unlock Borrelia Secrets: New Lyme Disease Findings

Genomes Unlock Borrelia Secrets: New Lyme Disease Findings
The Lyme Disease Association announces the release of the following research article in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science (PNAS), September 28, 2004: Genetic exchange and plasmid transfers in Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto revealed by three-way genome comparisons and multilocus sequence typing, which represents a major step forward in understanding the Lyme bacteria.