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Global Lyme Alliance is Designs That DonateR...

Global Lyme Alliance is excited to be Designs That Donate’s November Charity of the Month. Designs That Donate™ based in Purchase, NY, was originally founded by sisters- in-law Keri Starker and Farrel Starker in 2014. …MORE

GLA teams with Dr. Benjamin Luft to develop Lym...

Lyme diagnostic assays can either be “Indirect tests”, which detect antibodies against Borrelia burgdorferi (the bacterial spirochete that is the causative agent of Lyme disease) in blood or cerebral spinal fluid or “Direct tests”, which …MORE

GLA Awards Physician Education Grants for ILADS...

Global Lyme Alliance (GLA) has awarded grants to three (3) physicians to attend the 2018 ILADS (International Lyme and Associated Diseases) Annual Conference on November 1-4, 2018 in Chicago, as part of the ILADS Educational …MORE

GLA Funded Report Opens Pathways for Superior D...

Global Lyme Alliance funded independent meeting whose report is opening up pathways for impactful superior diagnostic tests for Lyme disease.   For years, a Lyme disease diagnosis has been problematic. The blood tests that are …MORE

Patent Issued for Stage-Specific Diagnostic Ant...

Richard T. Marconi Ph.D., a Global Lyme Alliance (GLA)-funded investigator and a member of GLA’s Scientific Advisory Board, just received notice from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office of approval of U.S. Patent 10,086,057 for …MORE

Ground Breaking Recognition of Lyme Borreliosis...

Press Release by Jenna Luché-Thayer  On June 18, 2018 the World Health Organization (WHO) issued the 11th revision of the International Classification of Diseases or ICD11. WHO received over 10,000 proposals for ICD11 revisions. The …MORE

New Invasive Tick Found In Connecticut

By Gregory B. Hladky, Originally published in the Hartford Courant Another invasive and disease-carrying tick has been discovered in Connecticut, but the good news is that the Asian longhorned tick preys primarily on livestock and …MORE

Identifying Vancomycin as an Effective Antibiot...

Identifying vancomycin as an effective antibiotic for killing Borrelia burgdorferi* Xiaoqian Wu, Bijaya Sharma, Samantha Niles, Kathleen O’Connor, Rebecca Schilling, Nicole Matluck, Anthony D’Onofrio, Linden T. Hu and Kim Lewis DOI: 10.1128/AAC.01201-18  August 2018 New findings from the …MORE

CDC Announces Additional funding to study Lyme ...

WASHINGTON ( ABC NEWS10) – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is increasing funding for Lyme disease research by 12 percent, or a more than $1 million increase. Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) says …MORE

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