Of the 597 samples, 135 were found to be positive for antibodies to B. burgdorferi
at IFA titers of greater than 1:320 (Table 1).
La etiologia de la esclerodermia localizada se ha asociado a la infeccion por B. burgdorferi
, sin embargo la informacion publicada hasta la fecha no provee resultados definitivos (9).
The tick extract was tested using primers that amplify the flagellin gene for both B. burgdorferi
If scientists can devise antibodies to Salp-15, they might be able to stop B. burgdorferi
from inflicting any harm beyond the site of the bite, she says.
Washed, whole cell preparations of B. burgdorferi
(strain 2591) were obtained from the laboratory of L.
The percentage of ticks testing positive for B. burgdorferi
increased annually, from 12% in 2010 to 23% in 2016 (p<0.001).
IGeneX Lyme Western blot does not detect antibodies to all the B. burgdorferi
sensu lato antigens.
The results show the detection of specific protein antigens (blue arrows), by IgM but not IgG antibodies in the patient's serum, in RFB but not in Borrelia species causing Lyme disease, notably B. burgdorferi
In 1988, just months after the commercialization of the IFA test, the first commercial ELISA tests for antibody to B. burgdorferi
were introduced into clinical laboratories.
This retrospective study was conducted to determine the serological prevalence of B. burgdorferi
in Minnesota horses.
reports of B. burgdorferi
isolation in culture or detection of