A Drug Combination Screen Identifies Drugs Active against Amoxicillin-induced Round Bodies of Borrelia burgdorferi Persisters from an FDA Drug Library

Exciting new research on what antibiotic combinations work best to kill persister ‪#‎Lyme‬ bacteria. Dr. Ying Zhang, one of the researchers, has been a recipient of a grant from NatCapLyme.
Although currently recommended antibiotics for Lyme disease such as doxycycline or amoxicillin cure the majority of the patients, about 10-20% of patients treated for…