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Figure 1: Life cycle of Ixodes tick vectors of Borrelia burgdorferi, the spirochaete agent of Lyme disease that has now been sequenced by Fraser et al.3.


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Barbour, A., Zückert, W. New tricks of tick-borne pathogen. Nature 390, 553–554 (1997).

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