First experience with ELISA serosurvey for tick-borne borreliosis (Lyme disease) in Czechoslovakia.

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Antibodies to Borrelia burgdorferi were searched for in the sera from two groups of hospital patients and one group of healthy agricultural workers. The antibody response was measured by the authors' own modification of the ELISA method employing the antigen prepared from Borrelia recurrentis strain propagated in laboratory mice. Positive antibody titres to… (More)

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@article{Jirous1988FirstEW, title={First experience with ELISA serosurvey for tick-borne borreliosis (Lyme disease) in Czechoslovakia.}, author={Jaroslav Jirous and Jir{\'i} Pokorn{\'y} and M Z{\'a}stĕra and S Doutl{\'i}k and Martin Bojar}, journal={Journal of hygiene, epidemiology, microbiology, and immunology}, year={1988}, volume={32 2}, pages={169-72} }