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Avermectins and milbemycins belong to a family of compounds called macrocyclic lactones (ML) and are highly used as antiparasitic agents in the treatment of cattle for control of gastrointestinal nematodes, ticks and myiasis. In Brazil, there are five substances (ivermectin, abamectin, doramectin,...

Author(s)
Furlani, R. P. Z.; Dias, F. F. G.; Nogueira, P. M.; Gomes, F. M. L.; Tfouni, S. A. V.; Camargo, M. C. R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Food Control, 2015, 48, pp 43-47
Abstract

The Babesia bovis and B. bigemina apicomplexan protozoa in conjunction with the rickettsia Anaplasma marginale are intraerythrocytic pathogens that are responsible for the most prevalent and costly tick borne diseases (TBD's) of cattle worldwide. These organisms are historically associated as they...

Author(s)
Suarez, C. E.; Noh, S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2011, 180, 1/2, pp 109-125
Abstract

Tests for pesticides that are used in South Africa against ecto- and endoparasites of cattle are described. Efficacy tests are performed in vitro during the initial screening stages, and in vivo at the more advanced stages of development of a compound. Parasites of cattle against which such tests...

Author(s)
Schröder, J.
Citation
Proceedings, XIIIth World Congress on Diseases of Cattle, Durban, Republic of South Africa, September 17-21 1984. Volume 1., 1984, pp 427-431
Abstract

Information is given on the use of the CLIMEX model in the management of ticks (Rhipicephalus appendiculatus, Boophilus microplus and Amblyomma variegatum) and tick-borne diseases in Africa, especially Kenya and Zambia. Its specific use in the analysis of the value of quarantine, the prediction of...

Author(s)
Sutherst, R. W.; Maywald, G. F.
Citation
ACIAR Proceedings Series, Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, 1987, No. 17, pp 137-140
Abstract

Examples of directives used to specify management or experimental actions in the TICK2 population model are given with regard to host cattle and tick infestations.

Author(s)
Dallwitz, M. J.
Citation
ACIAR Proceedings Series, Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, 1987, No. 17, pp 145
Abstract

The author reviews methods of monitoring the epidemiology of tick-borne diseases in livestock in Africa, primarily from the perspective of a model maker. The following subjects are discussed: the incidence and prevalence of tick-borne diseases in host populations, the sampling methods used to...

Author(s)
Young, A. S.
Citation
ACIAR Proceedings Series, Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, 1987, No. 17, pp 82-87
Abstract

The maturation of the Hissar strain of T. annulata in the salivary glands of Hyalomma anatolicum anatolicum was studied over 6-day periods in batches of ticks incubated at 36°C and equivalent batches fed on rabbits. Parasite maturation and sporozoite production were evaluated by 3 methods. By...

Author(s)
Walker, A. R.; Brown, C. G. D.
Publisher
Department of Veterinary Medicine, Haryana Agricultural University, Hissar 125004, Haryana, India
Citation
Haemoprotozoan diseases of domestic animals. (Proc. seminar (CwVA Asian/Australian regions), Haryana Agric. Univ., Hissar, India, 27 Oct. to 1 Nov. 1980.), 1983, pp 43-44
Abstract

The effect of some external and internal parasites on the growth rate of three breed-types of cattle grazing in a sub-tropical environment at Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia, is described. Different breed-types react differently to different parasites. In the case of Boophilus microplus (Can.),...

Author(s)
Vercoe, J. E.
Publisher
International Atomic Energy Agency., Vienna, Austria
Citation
Tracer techniques in tropical animal production. Proceedings of a panel on the use of nuclear techniques in some aspects of animal production in tropical climates organized by the joint FAO/IAEA Division of Atomic Energy in Food and Agriculture held in Jakarta, Indonesia, 16-20 October 1972., 1974, pp 133-141
Abstract

This paper is of interest inasmuch as the methods that have been employed for the eradication of the gross animal parasites in the United States are briefly reviewed and the possibilities of further success based on our present knowledge of the life histories of the parasites are discussed. The...

Author(s)
Ransom, B. H.
Publisher
Government Printing Office., Washington, USA
Citation
Paper presented before the Second Pan American Scientific Congress, Washington, U.S. A. Dec. 27, 1915-Jan. 8, 1916., 1917, pp 10 pp.

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