Canadian Research 2010-Present

photo showing researcherPlease note that while summaries of the journal articles listed below are fairly universally accessible by members of the public, full text access often (though not always) requires a fee and/or account.

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Last updated: May 10, 2019

Found 254 results
Hatchette TF, Schleihauf E, Haldane D, Drebot MA, Baikie M, Cole TJ, Fleming S, Gould R, Lindsay R, and Johnston BL, Epidemiology of Lyme Disease, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2002-2013, Emerg Infect Dis, vol. 21, no. 10, 2015.
Ogden NH, Mechai S, Margos G, Moriarty TJ, Michel P, Lindsay LR, Leighton PA, and Feil EJ, Evolutionary aspects of emerging Lyme disease in Canada, Appl Environ Microbiol, vol. 81, no. 21, 2015.
Middelveen MJ, Bandoski C, Burke J, Sapi E, Filush KR, Wang Y, Franco A, Mayne PJ, and Stricker RB, Exploring the association between Morgellons disease and Lyme disease: identification of Borrelia burgdorferi in Morgellons disease patients., BMC Dermatol., vol. 15, no. 1, 2015.
Aenishaenslin C, Michel P, Ravel A, Gern L, Milord F, Waaub JP, and Bélanger D, Factors associated with preventive behaviors regarding Lyme disease in Canada and Switzerland: a comparative study., BMC Public Health, vol. 15, 2015.
Scott JD and Durden LA, First record of Amblyomma rotundatum tick (Acari: Ixodidae) parasitizing a bird collected in Canada, Systematic & Applied Acarology, vol. 20, no. 2, 2015.
Ogden NH, Barker IK, Francis CA, Heagy A, Lindsay LR, and Hobson KA, How far north are migrant birds transporting the tick Ixodes scapularis in Canada? Insights from stable hydrogen isotope analyses of feathers., Ticks Tick Borne Dis., 2015.
Bouchard C, Leonard E, Koffi JK, Pelcat Y, Peregrine A, Chilton N, Rochon K, Lysyk T, Lindsay LR, and Ogden NH, The increasing risk of Lyme disease in Canada, Can Vet J., vol. 56, no. 7, 2015.
Kumar D, Ristow LC, Shi M, Mukherjee P, Caine JA, Lee WY, Kubes P, Coburn J, and Chaconas G, Intravital Imaging of Vascular Transmigration by the Lyme Spirochete: Requirement for the Integrin Binding Residues of the B. burgdorferi P66 Protein, PLos Pathog, vol. 11, no. 12, 2015.
Eisen RJ, Eisen L, Ogden NH, and Beard CB, Linkages of Weather and Climate With Ixodes scapularis and Ixodes pacificus (Acari: Ixodidae), Enzootic Transmission of Borrelia burgdorferi, and Lyme Disease in North America, J Med Entomol, 2015.
Patrick DM, Miller RR, Gardy JL, Parker SM, Morshed MG, Steiner TS, Singer J, Shojania K, Tang P, and Complex Chronic Disease Study Group, Lyme Disease Diagnosed by Alternative Methods: A Phenotype Similar to That of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Clin Infect Dis, vol. 61, no. 7, 2015.
Gregson D, Evans G, Patrick D, and Bowie W, Lyme disease: How reliable are serologic results?, CMAJ, vol. 187, no. 16, 2015.
Ferrouillet C, Milord F, Lambert L, Vibien A, and Ravel A, Lyme disease: Knowledge and practices of family practitioners in southern Quebec, Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiology, vol. 26, no. 3, 2015.
Kulkarni MA, Berrang-Ford L, Buck PA, Drebot MA, Lindsay LR, and Ogden NH, Major emerging vector-borne zoonotic diseases of public health importance in Canada, Emerg Microbes Infect, vol. 4, 2015.
Ogden NH, Lindsay LR, and Schofield SW, Methods to Prevent Tick Bites and Lyme Disease., Clin Lab Med, vol. 35, no. 4, 2015.
Schvartz G, Epp T, Burgess HJ, Chilton NB, Armstrong JS, and Lohmann KL, Passive surveillance for ticks on horses in Saskatchewan, The Canadian Veterinary Journal, vol. 56, no. 5, 2015.
Fiset J, Tessier N, Millien V, and Lapointe FJ, Phylogeographic Structure of the White-Footed Mouse and the Deer Mouse, Two Lyme Disease Reservoir Hosts in Québec, PLoS One, vol. 10, no. 12, 2015.
Werden L, Lindsay LR, Barker IK, Bowman J, Gonzales EK, and Jardine CM, Prevalence of Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Babesia microti in Ixodes scapularis from a Newly Established Lyme Disease Endemic Area, the Thousand Islands Region of Ontario, Canada, Vector-borne and Zoonotic Diseases, vol. 15, no. 10, 2015.
Krakowetz CN, Sproat A, Lindsay LR, and Chilton NB, Sequence variability in the mitochondrial 12S rRNA and tRNA(Val) genes of Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) individuals shown previously to be genetically invariant., Mol Cell Probes., vol. 29, no. 3, 2015.
Schvartz G, Epp T, Burgess HJ, Chilton NB, Pearl DL, and Lohmann KL, Seroprevalence of equine granulocytic anaplasmosis and lyme borreliosis in Canada as determined by a point-of-care enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)., Can Vet J, vol. 56, no. 6, 2015.
Morshed MG, Lee MK, Man S, Fernando K, Wong Q, Hojgaard A, Tang P, Mak S, Henry B, and Patrick DM, Surveillance for Borrelia burgdorferi in Ixodes Ticks and Small Rodents in British Columbia, Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis, vol. 15, no. 11, 2015.