Lyme Disease: Are Vaccines Based on Human Research?

February 22, 2017

Richard Marconi, PhD, professor of microbiology and immunology at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, explains that both the human and canine OspA Lyme disease vaccines were developed at the same time.

Richard Marconi, PhD, professor of microbiology and immunology at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, explains that both the human and canine OspA Lyme disease vaccines were developed at the same time. He expresses how the work that has been done with the canine vaccines has helped researchers move toward a human vaccine, which is in progress.