Borrelia mayonii discovery: An interview with Dr Bobbi Pritt

B. mayonii
"These patients have HIGH levels of bacteria in their blood & they seem to have more severe symptoms."
So high that even PCR seems to be the preferred way testing for Bm, where as Bb does not always show up positive in PCR even though it may be in the body (too low levels in the blood at times & especially during early infection).

Director of the Clinical Parasitology Laboratory in Mayo Clinic's Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Bobbi Pritt, MD joined me on the Feb. 14, ...