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by Joe Ham
Thu 26 Mar 2009 16:43
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Immune response to Bb - 1989
Replies: 7
Views: 956

Re: Immune response to Bb - 1989

the order is large so saying that band 41 is specific to it is pretty generalized and not diagnostic I didn't say that band 41 is specific for Bb -- quite the opposite, that it is only indicative that the sample in question is a member of that order . See a text on Taxonomy. A first qualifier , a f...
by Joe Ham
Thu 26 Mar 2009 16:40
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Immune response to Bb - 1989
Replies: 7
Views: 956

Re: Immune response to Bb - 1989

the order is large so saying that band 41 is specific to it is pretty generalized and not diagnostic I didn't say that band 41 is specific for Bb -- quite the opposite, that it is only indicative that the sample in question is a member of that order . See a text on Taxonomy. A first qualifier , a f...
by Joe Ham
Thu 26 Mar 2009 1:52
Forum: Unconventional
Topic: TROUTSCOUT----- please read
Replies: 6
Views: 1662

Re: TROUTSCOUT----- please read

Lurkers of LNusa, please direct TroutScout to this thread please? Or copy paste it for him at LNusa. I can't do that, since I've been banned for saying the same type of 'stuff'. If you really wanted to support Trout you could do it quite easily. You have a new ISP now and a new moniker would go unn...
by Joe Ham
Thu 26 Mar 2009 1:36
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Immune response to Bb - 1989
Replies: 7
Views: 956

Re: Immune response to Bb - 1989

I believe band 41 is specific for the order Spirochetales, so it's presence may exclude possible cross reactors that are not a member of that order. ****hey Porky this time you aint catching me missing a citation ;)**** The links are not clickable because you put the cutsey stars in front of them. Y...
by Joe Ham
Thu 26 Mar 2009 0:52
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Borrelia spielmanii
Replies: 7
Views: 2334

Re: Borrelia spielmanii

Ah, you like Wiki for scientific reference. Maybe you you would like this page: http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Whatis_the_difference_between_genotype_and_phenotype Phenotype, This is the "outward, physical manifestation" of the organism Genotype, This is the "internally coded, inheritable information" Fr...
by Joe Ham
Wed 25 Mar 2009 22:10
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Borrelia spielmanii
Replies: 7
Views: 2334

Re: Borrelia spielmanii

We could split hairs about what constitutes a behavioral phenotype but without a source of reference for your definition that would be just whizzing into the wind.
by Joe Ham
Wed 25 Mar 2009 20:04
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Borrelia spielmanii
Replies: 7
Views: 2334

Re: Borrelia spielmanii

I bolded and underlined the word that I consider to be pivotal: phenotypic. I tend to draw a rather sharp edged distinction between phenotype and genotype even tho they are inextricably linked. Nevertheless, the separation helps us to talk about form vs function. Mazzulli, the author of the link you...
by Joe Ham
Wed 25 Mar 2009 19:35
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Borrelia and the Brain
Replies: 14
Views: 2702

Early Invasion of the Brain

J Infect Dis. 1990 Jun ;161(6):1187-93. Borrelia burgdorferi in the central nervous system: experimental and clinical evidence for early invasion. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2345299 Garcia-Monco JC, Villar BF, Alen JC, Benach JL. Department of Pathology, State University of New York, Stony B...
by Joe Ham
Wed 25 Mar 2009 19:26
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Borrelia and the Brain
Replies: 14
Views: 2702

Early vs Late CSF findings / Testing

J Neurol. 1994 Dec ;242(1):26-36. Variable CSF findings in early and late Lyme neuroborreliosis: a follow-up study in 47 patients. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7897449 Kaiser R. Department of Neurology, University of Freiburg, Germany. The cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) of 37 patients with early Ly...
by Joe Ham
Wed 25 Mar 2009 19:18
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Immune response to Bb - 1989
Replies: 7
Views: 956

Immune response to Bb - 1989

Rev Infect Dis. 1989 Sep-Oct ;11 Suppl 6:S1494-8. Immunologic aspects of Lyme borreliosis. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2682961 Dattwyler RJ, Volkman DJ, Luft BJ. Department of Medicine, State University of New York School of Medicine, Stony Brook 11724-8161. Immune responses to Borrelia burgd...