Antibody responses in patients with Lyme arthritis
To gain insights into the survival of spirochetes
following antibiotic therapy, researchers at the ... Lyme arthritis after the disease-spreading spirochetes
have been killed. ... have the nearly complete or total eradication of spirochetes
from the joint as a result of antibiotic therapy, ...
Spirochetes in Biological News
Tiny details in three dimensions
... Dr. Frischknecht.
The bacteria have developed many strategies to avoid the immune response of humans. Borrelias, like the syphilis pathogens, are spirochetes
bacteria. The spiral-shaped, actively motile bacteria have flexible, pliable bodies that are moved with the aid of complex organs, flagella. A ...
Spirochetes in Biological Dictionary
... long, helically coiled (spiral-shaped) cells. spirochetes
are chemoheterotrophic in nature, with lengths between 5 and 250 µm and ... Although spirochetes
are not a large group -- there are only six genera -- they ... spirochetes
are long and slender bacteria, usually only a ...
... come in every shape (rods, cocci, spirilla ) ... ... several types of spirochetes
and spirilla were observed for the first time ... Although the detection of spirilla in the stomach of cats and dogs suggests ... spirochetes
and spirilla were observed for the ... tion of spirilla in the ...