A novel and simple method for laboratory diagnosis of relapsing Fever borreliosis.
2008 (English)In: Open Microbiology Journal, ISSN 1874-2858, Vol. 2, 10-2 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Relapsing fever caused by Borrelia bacteria is often obscured by malaria and incorrectly treated. Here a novel method for diagnosis is presented. The method is cheap, simple and requires minimal laboratory material. Despite its simplicity, the method shows surprisingly high sensitivity, detecting concentrations less than 10 bacteria/ml blood.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2008. Vol. 2, 10-2 p.
Immunology in the medical area Infectious Medicine Microbiology in the medical area
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-19553DOI: 10.2174/1874285800802010010PubMedID: 19088905OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-19553DiVA: diva2:202040