REFRACTORINESS OF THE WESTERN FENCE LIZARD (SCELOPORUS OCCIDENTALIS) TO THE LYME DISEASE GROUP SPIROCHETE BORRELIA BISSETTII

@inproceedings{Lane2006REFRACTORINESSOT,
  title={REFRACTORINESS OF THE WESTERN FENCE LIZARD (SCELOPORUS OCCIDENTALIS) TO THE LYME DISEASE GROUP SPIROCHETE BORRELIA BISSETTII},
  author={Robert S. Lane and Jeomhee Mun and Lars Eisen and Rebecca J. Eisen},
  booktitle={The Journal of parasitology},
  year={2006}
}
The western fence lizard, Sceloporus occidentalis, is refractory to experimental infection with Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto, one of several Lyme disease spirochetes pathogenic for humans. Another member of the Lyme disease spirochete complex, Borrelia bissettii, is distributed widely throughout North America and a similar, if not identical, spirochete has been implicated as a human pathogen in southern Europe. To determine the susceptibility of S. occidentalis to B. bissettii, 6 naïve… 

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