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by ChuckG
Mon 3 Mar 2014 2:45
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: "Relative Risk" blog has been removed (?)
Replies: 8
Views: 4383

Re: "Relative Risk" blog has been removed (?)

Hopefully to return soon.
by ChuckG
Tue 4 Feb 2014 23:56
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Spatiotemporal Evolution of Erythema Migrans...
Replies: 1
Views: 1672

Re: Spatiotemporal Evolution of Erythema Migrans...

Phys.org article with video . My browser wouldn't play the embedded video. Lyme disease is often evident by a rash on the skin, but infections do not always produce similar rashes. This can make it difficult to detect the disease early, when antibiotic treatment is most effective. In the February 4...
by ChuckG
Tue 4 Feb 2014 23:46
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Spatiotemporal Evolution of Erythema Migrans...
Replies: 1
Views: 1672

Spatiotemporal Evolution of Erythema Migrans...

http://www.cell.com/biophysj/retrieve/pii/S0006349513058098 Spatiotemporal Evolution of Erythema Migrans, the Hallmark Rash of Lyme Disease Dhruv K. Vig† and Charles W. Wolgemuth†, ‡, , † Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona ‡ Department of Physics, U...
by ChuckG
Sun 2 Feb 2014 2:36
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Lyme Disease May Be Sexually Transmitted, Study Suggests
Replies: 49
Views: 11925

Re: Lyme Disease May Be Sexually Transmitted, Study Suggests

Took a search through my bookmarks from a few years ago to find this: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12656125 Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2002 Spring;2(1):3-9. Investigations on the mode and dynamics of transmission and infectivity of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto and Borrelia afzelii in Ixo...
by ChuckG
Sun 2 Feb 2014 0:15
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: How many Bb strains?
Replies: 7
Views: 2116

Re: How many Bb strains?

Lumpers and splitters Lumping and splitting are opposing tendencies in any discipline which has to place individual examples into rigorously defined categories. The lumper/splitter problem occurs when there is the need to create classifications and assign examples to them , for example schools of l...
by ChuckG
Tue 28 Jan 2014 0:27
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Lyme Disease May Be Sexually Transmitted, Study Suggests
Replies: 49
Views: 11925

Re: Lyme Disease May Be Sexually Transmitted, Study Suggests

From Relative Risk: http://relative-risk.blogspot.com/2014/01/no-sex-please-were-trying-to-be.html Press release, January 25, 2014 Carmel, CA – A new study suggests that Lyme disease may be sexually transmitted. “Our findings will change the way Lyme disease is viewed by doctors and patients,” said ...
by ChuckG
Fri 24 Jan 2014 1:11
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Resurgence of Persisting Non-Cultivable B burgdorferi
Replies: 11
Views: 3033

Resurgence of Persisting Non-Cultivable B burgdorferi

http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0086907 Resurgence of Persisting Non-Cultivable Borrelia burgdorferi following Antibiotic Treatment in Mice Emir Hodzic, Denise Imai, Sunlian Feng, Stephen W. Barthold Published: January 23, 2014DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0086907 Abs...