Bill: HB 1537 Name: An act relative to testing for Lyme disease Status: Voted Inexpedient to legislate in committee Purpose: Requires health care providers to provide to patient getting Lyme […]
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Elizabeth M. Hammond, et al., published a study in Current Opinion in Immunology investigating the correlation between persistent Borrelia burgdorferi (Bb), infections, and CD4 T cell responses in August 2022. The study found that in mice infected with Bb, the pathogen triggers CD4 T cell activation in secondary lymphoid tissues, from which they spread into other diseased tissues.
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.
New study shows that detection of Borrelia prophages, equated as “footprints” of Borrelia, can be used to identify the bacteria due to the close correlation between them and the exact prophages found in each Borrelia host.
As part of the LymeX public-private partnership between Health & Human Services (HHS) and the Cohen Foundation, HHS has published an RFI in the Federal Register, 2.11.21 that seeks information […]