Outer membrane protein ospC is essential for the invasive strategy of the pathogenic spirochete responsible for Lyme disease. Detection of anti-OspC borreliacidal antibodies, especially IgM antibodies, in early Lyme borreliosis sera provides additional evidence that borreliacidal antibody detection may be useful for the serodiagnosis of early Lyme borreliosis.
For diagnosis of the disease in dogs, horses and occasionally in beef cattle.
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