Identification of new compounds with high activity against stationary phase Borrelia burgdorferi from the NCI compound collection

Abstract

Lyme disease is the leading tick-borne disease in the USA. Whereas the majority of Lyme disease patients with early disease can be cured with standard treatment, some patients suffer from chronic fatigue and joint and muscular pain despite treatment, a syndrome called posttreatment Lyme disease syndrome. Although the cause is unclear, ineffective killing of… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/emi.2015.31

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