The Best Test to date for Lyme Disease: Recombinant VlsE of Borrelia garinii strain PBi displayed the highest sensitivity of all antigens tested for IgG detection and is also one of the most useful antigens for IgM. Due to its excellent sensitivity and specificity combined with ease of evaluation, this line immunoblot assay offers a useful improvement in serodiagnosis of Lyme borreliosis.

The Best Test to date for Lyme Disease What is the false positive rate of IgM p41 Western blot for Lyme? It is not clear & it is controversial. Some papers say even newborns can be born with a positive IgM p41. Who should we believe? For now, the below study seems to indicate there …

The Best Test to date for Lyme Disease: Recombinant VlsE of Borrelia garinii strain PBi displayed the highest sensitivity of all antigens tested for IgG detection and is also one of the most useful antigens for IgM. Due to its excellent sensitivity and specificity combined with ease of evaluation, this line immunoblot assay offers a useful improvement in serodiagnosis of Lyme borreliosis. Read More »