Melanie Wills is director of the G. Magnotta Lyme Disease Research Lab at U of G

A new Lyme disease research centre at the University of Guelph was featured by CTV National News July 22. The G. Magnotta Lyme Disease Research Lab is intended to improve diagnostic testing and treatment to prevent long-term suffering from Lyme disease. Lab director and cellular pathology researcher Melanie Wills, co-founder of the Canadian Lyme Science Alliance, was interviewed in the story. The G. Magnotta Foundation for Vector-Borne Diseases has given $1.4 million to U of G to help prevent and fight the debilitating disease.