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A Selection of Free Journal Articles Available Online
Subject: Lyme and Other Tick-Borne Diseases

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Bacterial persistence and expression of disease.
Clin Microbiol Rev 1997 Apr;10(2):320-44
Domingue GJ Sr, Woody HB.

A Controlled Study of Cognitive Deficits in Children With Chronic Lyme Disease (pdf)
J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 13:500-507, November 2001
Tager, Fallon, Keilp, Rissenberg, Jones, Liebowitz

Detection of Borrelia burgdorferi Antigen in Urine from Patients with Lyme Borreliosis
JSTD 1995; 2
Harris, Stephens

Disease-Specific Diagnosis of Coinfecting Tickborne Zoonoses: Babesiosis, Human Granulocytic Ehrlichiosis, and Lyme Disease
Clinical Infectious Diseases 2002;34:1184-1191
Krause, McKay, Thompson, Sikand, Lentz, Lepore, Closter, Christianson, Telford, Persing, Radolf, Spielman, and the Deer-Associated Infection Study Group

Functional Brain Imaging and Neuropsychological Testing in Lyme Disease (pdf)
CID 1997; 25:S57-63
Fallon, Das, Plutchok, Tager, Liegner, Van Heertum
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Genetic Heterogeneity of Borrelia burgdorferi Sensu Lato in the Southern United States
Based on Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism and Sequence Analysis

Journal of Clinical Microbiology, July 2001, p. 2500-2507, Vol. 39, No. 7
Lin, Oliver, Gao, Kollars, Clark

Geographical and seasonal correlation of multiple sclerosis to sporadic schizophrenia (pdf)
International Journal of Health Geographics 2002 1:5 (published 20 December 2002)
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Human Monocytic Ehrlichiosis Presenting as Acute Appendicitis During Pregnancy
CID 2002;35:e99-e102
Smith-Sehdev, Sehdev, Jacobs, Dumler

Innate Resistance to Babesia Infection Is Influenced by Genetic Background and Gender
Infection and Immunity, December 2001, p. 7955-7958, Vol. 69, No. 12
Aguilar-Delfin, Homer, Wettstein, Persing

Invasion and Cytopathic Killing of Human Lymphocytes by Spirochetes Causing Lyme Disease (pdf)
CID 1997; 25:S2-S8
Dorward, Fischer, Brooks
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Is Human Granulocytic Ehrlichiosis a New Lyme Disease? Review and Comparison of Clinical, Laboratory, Epidemiological, and Some Biological Features (pdf)
Clin Infect Dis 25:S43-S47
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Late Stage Neuropsychiatric Lyme Borreliosis Differential Diagnosis and Treatment
Psychosomatics 1995;36:295-300
Fallon, Schwartzberg, Bransfield, Zimmerman, Scotti, Webber, Liebowitz

Longterm decrease in the CD57 lymphocyte subset in a patient with chronic Lyme Disease (pdf)
Ann Agric Environ Med 2002;9(1):111-3
Stricker, Burrascano, Winger
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Lyme Disease (pdf)
Access, August, 2001
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Lyme Disease: A Neuropsychiatric Illness
Am J Psychiatry 151:11, November 1994 pp.1571-1580
Fallon, Nields

Lyme Disease: Point/Counterpoint
Expert Rev. Anti Infect. Ther 3(2), 2005
Stricker, Lautin, Burrascano

Lyme Disease: The Sensible Pursuit of Answers
Journal of Clinical Microbiology, Aug. 1993, p. 1961-1963

Molecular Evidence of Bartonella spp. in Questing Adult Ixodes pacificus Ticks in California
Journal of Clinical Microbiology, April 2001, p. 1221-1226, Vol. 39, No. 4
Chang, Chomel, Kasten, Romano, Tietze

Murine Model for Lymphocytic Tropism by Borrelia burgdorferi
Infection and Immunity, March 2001, p. 1428-1432, Vol. 69, No. 3
Dorward, Larson

The Neuropsychiatric Manifestation of Lyme Borreliosis
PSYCHIATRIC QUARTERLY, Vol 63, No. 1 Spring 1992
Fallon, Nields, Burrascano, Liegner, DelBene, Liebowitz

Persistence of Borrelia burgdorferi in experimentally infected dogs after antibiotic treatment.
J Clin Microbiol 1997 Jan;35(1):111-6
Straubinger, Summers, Chang, Appel

Persistence of Borrelia burgdorferi following Antibiotic Treatment in Mice.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2008 May; 52(5): 1728.1736.
Hodzic, Feng, Holden, Freet, Barthold

A Proposal for the Reliable Culture of Borrelia burgdorferi from Patients with Chronic Lyme Disease, Even from Those Previously Aggressively Treated
Infection 26 ( 1998) 364-367
Phillips, Mattman, Hulinska, Moayad

Repeated Antibiotic Therapy in Chronic Lyme Disease (pdf)
Journal of Spirochetal and Tick Borne Diseases, 1999; 6: 1-9
Fallon, Weis, Tager, Fein, Liegner, Liebowitz

Seasonal correlation of sporadic schizophrenia to Ixodes ticks and Lyme borreliosis
International Journal of Health Geographics, 2002 1:2

Serum-starvation-induced changes in protein synthesis and morphology of Borrelia burgdorferi
Microbiology (2000), 146, 119-127
Alban, Johnson, Nelson

Temporal Correlations between Tick Abundance and Prevalence of Ticks Infected with Borrelia burgdorferi and Increasing Incidence of Lyme Disease
Journal of Clinical Microbiology, May 1998, p. 1240-1244, Vol. 36, No. 5
Stafford, Cartter, Magnarelli, Starr-Hope, Mshar

Tetracycline Therapy for Chronic Lyme Disease (pdf)
Clin Infect Dis 1997; 25:S52-S56
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An Understanding of Laboratory Testing for Lyme Disease
JSTD, 5(1):16-26, 1998

The Urokinase Receptor (uPAR) Facilitates Clearance of Borrelia burgdorferi
PLoS Pathog 5(5): e1000447, 2009.
Hovius, Bijlsma, van der Windt, Wiersinga, Boukens, et al.

Why Is Chronic Lyme Borreliosis Chronic? (pdf)
CID, 1997; 25:S64-70
Aberer, Koszik, Silberer
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Formation and Cultivation of Borrelia Burgdorferi Spheroplast-L-Form Variants
Infection 24(1996); 218-226
Preac-Mursic, Wanner, Reinhardt, Busch, Maget

Kill Kinetics of Borrelia Burgdorferi and Bacterial Findings in Relation to the Treatment of Lyme Borreliosis(Part One)
Kill Kinetics...(Part Two)
Infection. 24 (1996) 9 -16
Preac Mursic, Marget, Busch, Rigler, Hagl

Lyme Disease as a Model of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
The CFS Research Review 2002; 3: 2, 1-4

Respiratory Failure due to Lyme Meningoradiculitis
Am J Med 1997 Dec;103(6):544-7
Sigler; Kershaw; Scheuch; Sklarek; Halperin

The Underdiagnosis of Neuropsychiatric Lyme Disease in Adults and Children
Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 1998 V21 n3
Fallon, Kochevar, Gaito, Nields


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