Biomedical Sciences

Lyme Borreliosis Laboratory

2400 E. Hartford Ave.
Enderis Hall, Room B49
Milwaukee, WI 53211

Phone: (414) 229-1124

Dr. Dean Nardelli looks on as a student examines samples under a microscope in the Lyme Borreliosis Laboratory This laboratory studies the pathogenesis of Lyme borreliosis, caused by infection with the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi. Research currently focuses on the role of T cells and B cells throughout the course of Lyme arthritis and B. burgdorferi infection.