New Lyme Disease Tests Could Offer Quicker, More Accurate Detection

Lyme disease rash

New tests to detect early Lyme disease – which is increasing beyond the summer months –could replace existing tests that often do not clearly identify the infection before health problems occur.

In an analysis published on December 7 in Clinical Infectious Diseases, scientists from Rutgers University, Harvard University, Yale University, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases of the NIH and other academic centers, industry and public health agencies say new diagnostic methods offer a better chance for more accurate detection of the infection from the Lyme bacteria.

“New tests are at hand that offer more accurate, less ambiguous test results that …read more

Source: Rutgers Today

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