Notable Articles and Studies

Embers, Barthold, et al.                
Persistence of Borrelia burgdorferi in Rhesus Macaques following AntibioticTreatment of Disseminated Infection, PlosOne, 2011

Schutzer et al. 
Distinct Cerebrospinal Fluid Proteomes Differentiate Post-Treatment Lyme Disease from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, PlosOne, 2011

Schmidt, et al.  
A Prospective Study on the Role of CXCL13 in Lyme Neuroborreliosis, Neurology, 2011

Point: Antibiotic Therapy Is Not the Answer for Patients with Persisting Symptoms Attributable to Lyme Disease – Clinical Infectious Diseases, 2007

Counterpoint: Long-Term Antibiotic Therapy Improves Persistent Symptoms Associated with Lyme Disease – Clinical Infectious Diseases, 2007

Diagnosis and Treatment of Lyme Disease Mayo Clinic Proceedings, 2008

Two controlled Trials of Antibiotic Treatment in Patients with Persistent Symptoms and a History of Lyme Disease – NEJM 2001

Study and Treatment of Post Lyme Disease (STOP-LD)
A randomized double masked clinical trial – Neurology, 2003

A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled trial of Repeated IV Antibiotic Therapy for Lyme Encephalopy – Neurology, 2008

Fallon & Nields 
Lyme Disease: a Neuropsychiatric Illness – Journal of Psychology, 1994

Luft et al.             
Invasion of the Central Nervous System by Borrelia Burgdorferi in Acute Disseminated Infection – JAMA, 1992

Logigian et al.   
Chronic Neurological Manifestations of Lyme Disease, NEJM, 1990

Discovery of the Lyme Disease Spirochete and Its Relation to Tick Vectors – Yale Journal of Biology and Medicines, 1984

Steere et al. 
Lyme Arthritis: An Epidemic of Oligoarticular Arthritis in Children and Adults in Three Connecticut Communities. PubMed, 1977

Neurologic Manifestations of Lyme disease, The New "Great Imitator". PubMed, 1989

Spirochete Antigens Persist Near Cartilage After Murine Lyme Borreliosis Therapy Journal of Clinical Investigation, 2012