2006 Lyme & Other Tick-Borne Diseses: Seeking Answers Through Science Confernce

Philadelphia 2006 LDA/Columbia University Lyme & Other Tick-Borne Diseases: Seeking Answers through Science Conference


$49 for 2 DVD set, plus compendium Hard to find discussions about the elusive Borrelia burgdorferi cyst forms by world renowned researchers including Øystein Brorson, MD, and the possible links between Lyme disease & dementia by Alan MacDonald, MD. Also Jeffrey D. Rothstein, MD, Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University discusses new discoveries about antibiotics: “β-Lactam Antibodies Offer Neuroprotection by Increasing Glutamate Transporter Expression.” Other Speakers: David Ecker, Ph.D. – “Emerging Infections: Universal Biosensor Detection” Roger Lasken, Ph.D. – “Beyond PCR to Whole Genome Amplification” Keith Clay, Ph.D. – “Microbial Diversity within Ticks” Elisabeth Aberer, MD – “Laboratory Diagnosis of Lyme Disease in Europe ” Manuel Moro, DVM, MPH, Ph.D. – “Babesia microti Causes Down Regulation of Cytokines and Increased Severity of Lyme Arthritis” Daniel Cameron, MD, MPH – “Designing Research in the Clinical Setting” Diego Cadavid, MD – “Tissue Response to Chronic Borrelia Infection” Elisabeth Aberer, MD – “Cyst and L Forms in Dermatological Lyme and Persistence” Øystein Brorson, MD – “Cyst Forms and Antimicrobial Efficacy” Ernest Visconti, MD – “Looking Beyond Lyme: Differential Diagnosis” Brian A. Fallon, MD, MPH – “Uses and Abuses of Neuroimaging in Lyme Disease” Also, Pat Smith, LDA President, Lyme Disease: National Overview