Borrelia burgdorferi

Known as: Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto, Borreliella burgdorferi, Lyme Disease Spirochete 
A specific species of bacteria, part of the BORRELIA BURGDORFERI GROUP, whose common name is Lyme disease spirochete.
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Outer surface protein C (OspC) is a differentially expressed major surface lipoprotein of Borrelia burgdorferi. ospC is swiftly… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The outer surface protein C (ospC) locus of the Lyme disease bacterium, Borrelia burgdorferi, is at least an order of magnitude… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The Lyme disease agent Borrelia burgdorferi naturally persists in a cycle that primarily involves ticks and mammals. We have now… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Infectivity-associated plasmids were identified in Borrelia burgdorferi B31 by using PCR to detect each of the plasmids in a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We have determined that Borrelia burgdorferi strain B31 MI carries 21 extrachromosomal DNA elements, the largest number known for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Genetic studies in Borrelia burgdorferi have been hindered by the lack of a nonborrelial selectable marker. Currently, the only… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
With more than 10 fully sequenced, publicly available prokaryotic genomes, it is now becoming possible to gain useful insights… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The genome of the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi B31, the aetiologic agent of Lyme disease, contains a linear chromosome of 910… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
In past years, association of primary cutaneous B-cell lymphoma (CBCL) with infection by Borrelia burgdorferi has been reported… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Lyme disease spirochetes, Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato, are maintained in zoonotic cycles involving ticks and small mammals… (More)
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