A new Lyme Disease urine test now available in Europe

We received the following press release today, which we reproduce in full. PRESS RELEASE Ceres Nanosciences and Innatoss Laboratories to Launch the Nanotrap® Lyme Antigen Test in the European Union The Nanotrap® Lyme Antigen Test, a direct urine test for the presence of a Lyme bacteria protein, will be made available to patients throughout Europe. … More A new Lyme Disease urine test now available in Europe

Scientific Study Sheds Light on Morgellons as an Infectious Disease

Caudwell LymeCo received a press release today about an interesting research paper just published, which reports on an association researchers have found between Morgellons disease and borrelia, the bacteria which cause Lyme disease. Morgellons disease is a poorly understood condition characterized by spontaneously occurring, slowly healing skin lesions containing multicolored filaments and accompanied by symptoms … More Scientific Study Sheds Light on Morgellons as an Infectious Disease

INITIAL SURVEY RESULTS: Lyme disease co-infections

Many Lyme disease patients have other chronic infections, which seem to play a significant role in their symptoms and may be the reason why some patients are very difficult to cure. These various infections make up the chronic condition Mr. John Caudwell has nicknamed “LymeCo”. A co-infection survey Caudwell Lyme Disease is running the first … More INITIAL SURVEY RESULTS: Lyme disease co-infections

EU gives Innatoss €2 million funding to develop a new Lyme diagnostic test

Caudwell LymeCo received a press release today announcing that the EU has given a €2 million research grant to Netherlands-based Innatoss Laboratories to develop an innovative diagnostic test for Lyme borreliosis. We congratulate Innatoss and wish them every success in their interesting and important work. The researchers at Innatoss have already proven their ability to … More EU gives Innatoss €2 million funding to develop a new Lyme diagnostic test

Call for participants in a study on the genetics of Lyme disease

The BCA clinic and BCA Lab in Augsbug, Germany, as well as, Dr. Leona Gilbert’s Research Team at the University of Jyväskylä, Finland are conducting a study into the role of genetics in Lyme disease symptoms. They are looking for participants in the study. Caudwell Lyme Disease charity welcomes this study and urges all Lyme disease … More Call for participants in a study on the genetics of Lyme disease

Lyme Disease: an immuno-deficiency disease?

The following article is by guest writer Carolyn. Carolyn is a patient not a doctor, and the information contained in this article should not be interpreted as medical advice. Carolyn discussses some evidence for the alterations in the immune system that Lyme disease can cause, as a mechanism for antibiotic resistance. Elisa + Western Blot … More Lyme Disease: an immuno-deficiency disease?

Add your Lyme story

This page offers some patient stories. We invite you to ADD YOUR OWN STORY by writing in the ‘Leave a Reply’ box at the bottom of the page. Please include information about: Symptoms that helped you recognise you had Lyme disease, which may help others learn about the illness, How you have been treated by … More Add your Lyme story