Experts and Doctors on arachnid vectors in Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa


Locale: Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Topic: arachnid vectors

Top Publications

  1. Harrison A, Bennett N. The importance of the aggregation of ticks on small mammal hosts for the establishment and persistence of tick-borne pathogens: an investigation using the R(0) model. Parasitology. 2012;139:1605-13 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, the degree of aggregation of ticks on small mammal hosts has important implications for the risk to human health in a given area. ..
  2. Lubinga J, Tuppurainen E, Stoltsz W, Ebersohn K, Coetzer J, Venter E. Detection of lumpy skin disease virus in saliva of ticks fed on lumpy skin disease virus-infected cattle. Exp Appl Acarol. 2013;61:129-38 pubmed publisher
    ..hebraeum and R. appendiculatus ticks. At the same time, mechanical/intrastadial and transstadial passage of the virus was demonstrated and confirmed in R. appendiculatus and A. hebraeum...

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