Lyme disease is one of the fastest-growing vector-borne infections in the United States. The CDC estimates that there are over 329,000 NEW cases of Lyme disease each year here in the US. However the search for solutions is significantly underfunded.
Luckily Bay Area Lyme Foundation is in this for the long haul and currently collaborates with world class research organizations like Stanford University to identify novel approaches to eliminate this disease. Bay Are Lyme Foundation has a clear objective to develop more effective means of diagnosing, treating, and preventing this disease, with their Lyme disease research having three primary areas of focus: