Professor Dean Nardelli is investigating the factors responsible for the development, progression and resolution of Lyme arthritis.

The UW-Milwaukee Lyme Borreliosis Laboratory studies the pathogenesis of Lyme borreliosis, caused by infection with the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi.

Our current research focuses on the role of T cells and B cells throughout the course of Lyme arthritis and B. burgdorferi infection.


Dean T. Nardelli, PhD

2400 E. Hartford Ave.
Enderis Hall, Room B49
Milwaukee, WI 53211