Treatment of Lyme Diseasewith Human Embryonic Stem Cells: A Case Series

@article{Shroff2015TreatmentOL,
  title={Treatment of Lyme Diseasewith Human Embryonic Stem Cells: A Case Series},
  author={Geeta Shroff},
  journal={Journal of neuroinfectious diseases},
  year={2015},
  volume={2015}
}
  • G. Shroff
  • Published 3 March 2015
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Journal of neuroinfectious diseases
Background: Lyme Disease (LD) is a tick-borne disease caused by Borreliaburgdorferi (Bb) and transmitted in humans by Ixodesscapularis. LD can affect any organ of the body. The present study evaluated the efficacy and safety of human embryonic stem cell (hESC) therapy for the treatment of LD. Methods: Patients included in the present study had experienced symptoms of LD to varying degree of severities and intensities. The study consisted of treatment phases separated by gap phases in-between… 

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