Two boundaries separate Borrelia burgdorferi populations in North America.

TitleTwo boundaries separate Borrelia burgdorferi populations in North America.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsMargos G, Tsao JI, Castillo-Ramírez S, Girard YA, Hamer SA, Hoen AG, Lane RS, Raper SL, Ogden NH
JournalAppl Environ Microbiol
Volume78
Start Page6059
Issue17
Date Published09/2012
Keywordsborrelia, burgdorferi, Canada, lyme, north america
Abstract

Here, we investigate on a continental scale the population structure of Borrelia burgdorferi, the causative agent of Lyme borreliosis (LB), a tick-borne disease, in North America.

URLhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22729536
DOI10.1128/AEM.00231-12