Lyme disease is caused by a bacteria that is transferred to humans through the bite of an infected tick. If left untreated, the bacteria that causes Lyme disease can spread through the bloodstream and cause serious problems in the brain, joints, and heart. Anyone can get Lyme disease, but it is more common in children and teens. Right now, there are no vaccines available to prevent Lyme disease. This study is evaluating the safety of a potential Lyme vaccine in children and teens who are 5 to 17 years old.
Who Can Participate
This study may be an option for children who:
There are other requirements to join this clinical study. A study team member will help determine if this study is right for your family based on all participation criteria
About the Study
Apply to Participate
Please fill out the form to see if you qualify to participate.