In this section, the Lyme Disease Association (LDA) brings to your attention news on Lyme and other tick-borne diseases’ science that is being published in peer-review, news from Lyme organizations on events they are providing, other Lyme-related sources, and news from government sources that might impact the general public or those whose lives have been affected by tick-borne diseases. The LDA attempts to bring you factual information from credible sources with its news items. If the item is an opinion piece, that is generally noted. See submenu of News to the right.
Scientists Develop a Diagnostic Test for Gene Expression-Based Diagnosis of Early-Stage Lyme Disease
Venice Servellita, et al., published results of a study in Communications Medicine designed to address the urgent need for new diagnostic tests with improved sensitivity and specificity for Lyme disease.