Borrelia burgdorferi


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Borrelia burgdorferi

[bə¦rēl·yə ‚bərg′dȯr·fə·rē]
(microbiology)
A gram-negative, helically shaped bacterium that is the causative agent of Lyme disease.
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OCBs were present, and MRZR as well as CSF analysis for Borrelia burgdorferi, neurotropic viruses and CNS parasites were negative.
Antalya yoresinde Borrelia burgdorferi antikorlarinin ve vektorlerinin arastirilmasi.
Prevalence of Borrelia burgdorferi (Spirochaetales: Spirochaetaceae), Anaplasma phagocytophilum (Rickettsiales: Anaplasmataceae), and Babesia microti (Piroplasmida: Babesiidae) in Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) collected from recreational lands in the Hudson River Valley Region, New York State.
Experimental infection of laboratory mice and rabbits with several isolates of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato; comparison of antigens from different genospecies in serological measurement of immune responses.
Humoral Immune Response in Dogs Naturally Infected with Borrelia burgdorferi Sensu Lato and in Dogs after Immunization with a Borrelia Vaccine.
Two boundaries separate Borrelia burgdorferi populations in North America.
At high concentrations, NO shows increased toxicity towards viruses, parasites and numerous bacteria, including Borrelia burgdorferi [6, 7, 8].
A vaccine consisting of recombinant Borrelia burgdorferi outer-surface protein A to prevent Lyme disease.
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 22, 2012-Abaxis Inc unveils VetScan Canine Lyme Rapid Test for Borrelia burgdorferi antibodies in canine blood(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
Lyme disease, a multisystem inflammatory disorder caused by the spirochaetal complex Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato, is the most frequently reported vector-borne infectious disease in the Northern hemisphere.
This year's 31 articles include discussion of eukaryotic picoplankton in surface oceans, prospects for the future using genomics and proteomics in clinical microbiology, how viruses and toxins disassemble to enter host cells, gene regulation in Borrelia burgdorferi, and what has been learned from synthetic poliovirus and other designer viruses.