3 results for tag: Borrelia burgdorferi


2015 ILADS European Lyme Disease Conference

Dr. Daniel Cameron has been asked by Armin Schwarzbach, MD, PhD to speak 2015 ILADS European Conference on Building an Evidenced Bases Practice. He  joins a series of intellectually stimulating events whose focus is educating medical professionals about the proper diagnosis and treatment of Lyme disease. The focus will be an emphasis on uniquely European strains of Bb. Venue: Hotel St. Ulrich, Kappelberg 1, 86150 Augsburg, Germany Tel. +49 821 3152-0, info@haus-st-ulrich.de www.haus-st-ulrich.de   The hotel "Haus Sankt Ulrich" is situated in the centre of Augsburg, a 2000 year old Imperial city and home to the wealthy Fugger ...

A Tribute to Dr. Willy Burgdorfer, discoverer of Lyme spirochete

Some men are born great. Some achieve greatness. And some have greatness thrust upon them. Dr. Willy Burgdorfer at inception was a very great man and by his diligent labors achieved further greatness.

A new DNA sequence test for Borrelia burgdorferi and Borrelia miyamotoi Infections

Borrelia miyamotoi (B. miyamotoi) had been described as another tick borne pathogen in the Southern New England US. Krause et al. reported that B. miyamotoi can cause illness and is treatable. Yet, Krause et al also reported that traditional tests for Borrelia burgdorferi (Bb) cannot be used to diagnose B. miyamotoi (B. Miyamotoi).