Penn Science Café: ‘Re-invasion of Lyme Disease in the Northeastern United States’
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Department of Biology
School of Arts & Sciences
University of Pennsylvania
Penn Science Café: “Re-invasion of Lyme Disease in the Northeastern United States”
Tuesday, September 12, 6-7 p.m.
World Cafe Live Upstairs, 3025 Walnut St., Philadelphia
Lyme disease appears to have re-emerged in the late 1900s after hundreds of years of near complete absence. In this talk, Dustin Brisson will share his research exploring how and why Lyme disease has recently and rapidly returned to be the most prevalent vector-borne disease in North America.