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In the present study, the tick isolates were collected from Assam state, of northeastern region (NER) and characterized using in vitro bioassay, biochemical and molecular assays. Comparing LC50 value of susceptible IVRI-I and larvae of field isolates, revealed that RF against deltamethrin was...

Author(s)
Deepak Upadhaya; Bhanu Kumar; Sachin Kumar; Sharma, A. K.; Ashutosh Fular; Nisha Bisht; Sharad Srivastava; Boruah, R. R.; Gaurav Nagar; Mukesh Shakya; Tankeswar Nath; Nandi, S. P.; Karivaradharaja, S.; Srikant Ghosh
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2020, 277, pp 109011
Abstract

Background: Most malaria vector control programmes rely on indoor residual spraying of insecticides and insecticide-treated bed nets. This is effective against vector species that feed indoors at night and rest inside the house afterwards. In Central America, malaria vectors have different...

Author(s)
Dreyer, S. M.; Leiva, D.; Magaña, M.; Pott, M.; Kay, J.; Cruz, A.; Achee, N. L.; Grieco, J. P.; Vaughan, J. A.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Malaria Journal, 2019, 18, 296, pp (29 August 2019)
Abstract

Worldwide, cattle production is struggling to face the negative impacts caused by ticks and Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus is one of the most harmful ticks for livestock. Most of the people in West Africa depend on cattle farming and subsistence agriculture. The presence of ticks on cattle is...

Author(s)
Adehan, S. B.; Adakal, H.; Gbinwoua, D.; Yokossi, D.; Zoungrana, S.; Toé, P.; Ouedraogo, M.; Gbaguidi, A. M.; Adoligbé, C.; Fandohan, A. B.; Hounmanou, G.; Kakaï, R. G.; Farougou, S.; Clercq, E. M. de
Publisher
Springer, New York, USA
Citation
EcoHealth, 2018, 15, 2, pp 437-449
Abstract

Ticks and tick-borne diseases (TBDs) continue to pose an insidious and ever-present threat to livestock and livelihoods across the globe. Two of the most significant TBDs of cattle in Africa are heartwater and babesioisis, caused by Ehrlichia ruminantium and Babesia bigemina respectively. Both...

Author(s)
Hector, E.; Elelu, N.; Ferrolho, J.; Couto, J.; Sanches, G.; Antunes, S.; Domingos, A.; Eisler, M.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2019, 118, 3, pp 1025-1029
Abstract

An epidemiological investigation for tick-borne diseases and the vectors was conducted by cloth flag, capturing surface ticks of livestock body, and molecular biology in 41 counties within Wuwei city, Gansu, China, to understand tick species and tick-borne diseases and establish animal disease...

Author(s)
Sun Ming; Wang ShuFang; Wang DuoQuan; Yang YongBiao; Ma Chao
Publisher
Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Health and Epidemiology Center of China, QuidDoa, China
Citation
China Animal Health Inspection, 2016, 33, 2, pp 23-25
Abstract

The bovine tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus is found in several tropical and subtropical regions of the world. This parasite transmits pathogens that cause disease, such as babesiosis (Babesia bovis and B. bigemina) and anaplasmosis (Anaplasma marginale). Tick infestations cause enormous...

Author(s)
Csordas, B. G.; Cunha, R. C.; Garcia, M. V.; Silva, S. S. da; Leite, F. L.; Andreotti, R.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2018, 13, 2, pp e0191596
Abstract

Considering the economic impact of various ticks species on livestock, the present study was conducted for epidemiological characterization of common ticks infesting Ethiopian cattle between November 2013 and March 2014 period at various locations of Bedelle region. A total of 384 cattle were...

Author(s)
Hunde Aboma; Assefa Kebede; Mukarim Abdurahaman
Publisher
Academic Journals, Lagos, Nigeria
Citation
African Journal of Agricultural Research, 2017, 12, 22, pp 1922-1929
Abstract

In Tanzania, control of East Coast fever (ECF) has predominantly relied on tick control using acaricides and chemotherapy, little on ECF vaccination, and very little on dissemination regarding animal immunization. In this paper, the prevalence, control measure, and tolerance of Tanzania Shorthorn...

Author(s)
Laisser, E. L. K.; Chenyambuga, S. W.; Karimuribo, E. D.; Msalya, G.; Kipanyula, M. J.; Mwilawa, A. J.; Mdegela, R. H.; Kusiluka, L. J. M.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2017, 49, 4, pp 813-822
Abstract

In Uruguay, control of Rhipicephalus microplus began in 1910. In 1941 the eradication of R. micoplus throughout the country was declared mandatory, although this attempt was unsuccessful. Since 2008 the country was divided into two regions: the south-western region, which is free of ticks; and a...

Author(s)
Miraballes, C.; Riet-Correa, F.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2018, 75, 4, pp 383-398
Abstract

Several prominent and economically important diseases of livestock in East Africa are caused by multi-host pathogens that also infect wildlife species, but management strategies are generally livestock focused and models of these diseases tend to ignore the role of wildlife. We investigate the...

Author(s)
Walker, J. G.; Klein, E. Y.; Levin, S. A.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2014, 199, 3/4, pp 206-214

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