MU Researcher Awarded Grant to Study Treatment for Arthritis Caused by Lyme Disease

Charles R. Brown, a professor in the Department of Veterinary Pathobiology in the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Missouri, has been studying Lyme disease for the past 25 years. His primary focus is on how Lyme disease can cause arthritis in a person. He said the disease can cause intermittent or persistent arthritis in one or two bodily joints at a time and can last for several years, if not treated by antibiotics. Read more…