Global Lyme Alliance (GLA) is dedicated to accelerating the development of more effective methods of diagnosis and treatment of Lyme and other tick-borne diseases. The urgency of our research mission is greater than ever before.
How dendritic cells may be involved in setting up the immune system’s response to B. burgdorferi remains a mystery, but one that’s beginning to crack thanks to diligent research.
GLA’s world-class Scientific Advisory Board awards research grants following guidelines established by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Funds raised support researchers at accredited universities conducting evidence-based research. Learn about our funded research.
Global Lyme Alliance (GLA) funded the Pedi Lyme Net led by Dr. Lise Nigrovic of the Division of Emergency Medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital. Pedi Lyme Net is a network of seven children’s hospital emergency departments in five Lyme-endemic states.
- Philanthropist and animal rights activist Marisol Thomas