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A survey has been conducted in Bukavu on bovines imported in Democratic Republic of Congo from Rwanda to the public slaughterhouse of Bukavu, with the aim of identifying the Ixodidae ticks on their body. Thus, 1024 ticks have been collected on 300 cows for the entomological identification. Four...

Author(s)
Bisusa, M. A.; Bizire, M. E.; Muntuokuwindi, B. D.; Nijimbere, G.; Musimwa, K. R.; Kambale, V. G. Ch.
Publisher
Peoples' Friendship University of Russia (RUDN University), Moscow, Russia
Citation
RUDN Journal of Agronomy and Animal Industries, 2020, 15, 3, pp 308-317
Abstract

Livestock production is a fundamental source of revenue and nutrition, wherein cattle-farming constitutes one of the major agricultural industries. Vectors and vector-borne diseases constitute one of the major factors that decrease the livelihood of all farming communities, more so in resource-poor ...

Author(s)
Robbertse, L.; Richards, S. A.; Stutzer, C.; Olivier, N. A.; Leisewitz, A. L.; Crafford, J. E.; Maritz-Olivier, C.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Vaccine, 2020, 38, 44, pp 6889-6898
Abstract

Coxiella burnetii causes Q fever in humans and coxiellosis in animals. In humans, it causes acute febrile illnesses like influenza, pneumonia, hepatitis, and chronic illnesses such as endocarditis, vascular infection, and post-infectious fatigue syndrome. It is widely distributed worldwide, and its ...

Author(s)
Orrego, R. C.; Ríos-Osorio, L. A.; Keynan, Y.; Rueda, Z. V.; Gutiérrez, L. A.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2020, 15, 6,
Abstract

During dry season of 2014, some ticks were collected on cattle (Bos taurus and Bos indicus) and grasscutters (Thryonomys swinderianus) in sugar complex areas of Savanna District of Côte-d'Ivoire. Two localities were concerned; SUCAF 1 in Ferkessédougou and SUCAF 2 in Komborodougou. The main...

Author(s)
Tuo, Z.; Yao, K. P.; Bi, Z. F. Z.; Douan, B. G.; N'goran, E. K.
Publisher
Lavoisier, Cachan, France
Citation
Bulletin de la Société de Pathologie Exotique, 2020, 113, 1, pp 52-59
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Background and Aim: Anaplasmosis and babesiosis are tick-borne diseases that threaten livestock production with subsequent considerable economic losses. This study was conducted to diagnose Anaplasma and Babesia infection using molecular techniques in imported Aberdeen Angus cattle imported from...

Author(s)
Nasreldin, N.; Ewida, R. M.; Hamdon, H.; Elnaker, Y. F.
Publisher
Veterinary World, Wankaner, India
Citation
Veterinary World, 2020, 13, 9, pp 1884-1891
Abstract

Tick-borne diseases are increasing in the United States, with regional need to understand how knowledge of ticks translates into preventative behavior among specific occupational groups. Little is known regarding what livestock producers know about ticks and their perceived personal and herd-based...

Author(s)
Noden, B. H.; Garner, K. D.; Lalman, D.; Talley, J. L.
Publisher
Society of Southwestern Entomologists, Dallas, USA
Citation
Southwestern Entomologist, 2020, 45, 2, pp 341-350
Abstract

Background: Some tick species are invasive and of high consequence to public and veterinary health. Socioeconomic development of rural parts of the USA was enabled partly through the eradication by 1943 of cattle fever ticks (CFT, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) annulatus and R. (B.) microplus). The...

Author(s)
Wang HsiaoHsuan; Grant, W. E.; Teel, P. D.; Lohmeyer, K. H.; León, A. A. P. de
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2020, 13, 487, pp (23 September 2020)
Abstract

The objective of this study was to evaluate in vitro the sensitivity of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus to acaricides sold in the municipality of Rolim de Moura, Rondônia, Brazil. The 400 R. (B.) microplus female ticks were collected from naturally infested cattle, belonging to two rural...

Author(s)
Silva, R.; Santos, M. P. A.; Figueiredo, M. A. P.
Publisher
Faculdade de Ciências Agrárias e Veterinárias, Câmpus de Jaboticabal, UNESP, Jaboticabal, Brazil
Citation
Ars Veterinaria, 2020, 36, 3, pp 163-168
Abstract

Background: Amitraz is a unique formamidine-class acaricide/insecticide that effectively controls ticks, mites, and insect pests. However, the recent emergence of amitraz-resistant cattle ticks is a serious problem that requires an urgent solution. A nonsynonymous single nucleotide polymorphism...

Author(s)
Takata, M.; Misato, S.; Ozoe, F.; Ozoe, Y.
Publisher
Wiley, Chichester, UK
Citation
Pest Management Science, 2020, 76, 11, pp 3720-3728
Abstract

Ticks and fleas are arthropods widely distributed around the world involved in the transmission of various vector-borne diseases (VBDs), including Brazilian Spotted Fever (BSF), Baggio-Yoshinari Syndrome and the plague, with outstanding consequences for the public health. The aim of this study was...

Author(s)
Oliveira, J. C. P. de; Reckziegel, G. H.; Ramos, C. A. do N.; Giannelli, A.; Alves, L. C.; Carvalho, G. A. de; Ramos, R. A. N.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2020, 81, 2, pp 255-264

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