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When The ‘Cure’ Doesn’t End The Pain

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8/18/2013 9:00 PM
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Boston Globe (August 18): “When The ‘Cure’ Doesn’t End The Pain"

Some Lyme disease researchers are investigating if some spirochetes can hide from antibiotics. A UNH-led study published last year showed that in a test tube, concentrations of Lyme bacteria can group together, suggesting the structure might allow some cells to resist antibiotics.

http://www.bostonglobe.com/news/science/2013/08/17/huge-question-about-lyme-why-some-patients-report-lingering-symptoms/DP82z7oYLdfq8wEQZ7ekaL/story.html