Caister Academic Press

Lyme Disease Vaccines

Richard T. Marconi and Christopher G. Earnhart
from: Borrelia: Molecular Biology, Host Interaction and Pathogenesis (Edited by: D. Scott Samuels and Justin D. Radolf). Caister Academic Press, U.K. (2010)


The incidence of Lyme disease is increasing and its endemic regions are expanding. Preventive strategies that have focused primarily on increased public awareness and tick avoidance have proven ineffective. Vaccination remains a viable approach to be pursued in the prevention of Lyme disease. This chapter summarizes past, present and future efforts directed at the development of Lyme disease vaccines read more ...
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