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New Zhang Persister Study


Senior Member
This is great stuff.

I can feel an elephant in the wording room. Not sure if it's Johns Hopkins or the IDSA or good, cautious science.

Antares in NYC

Senior Member

Looks like this is going to be at least part of the answer for some people.
So chronic Lyme is real. Borrelia persistence is a demonstrable thing that can only be tackled by pulsed amounts of very heavy antibiotics.

Time to start calling borrelia a superbug? It would only be fair.

PS: yes, @duncan, I too wait for the other shoe to drop. Wormser's public statement claiming "concerns" about the study is coming up in 3, 2, 1...