Ixodes scapularis


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Synonyms for Ixodes scapularis

parasitic on mice of genus Peromyscus and bites humans

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Harvested white-tailed deer as sentinel hosts for early establishing Ixodes scapularis populations and risk from vector-borne zoonoses in southeastern Canada.
Hunter-killed deer surveillance to assess changes in the prevalence and distribution of Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) in Wisconsin.
monodon (100% similarity), Eriocheir sinensis (100% similarity), Chlamys farreri (100% similarity), Artemia franciscan (100% similarity), Aedes aegypti (100% similarity) Argopecten irradians (100% similarity), Ixodes scapularis (100% similarity), Xenopus laevis (98% similarity) (Table I).
Research on coinfections acquired from Ixodes scapularis has just begun.
BRAVECTO Topical for cats kills adult fleas and is indicated for the treatment and prevention of flea infestations (Ctenocephalides felis) and the treatment and control of Ixodes scapularis (black-legged tick) infestations for 12 weeks in cats and kittens six months of age and older, and weighing 2.
In the Lyme disease-endemic regions of the Northeast, specifically New York, New Jersey Connecticut, and Massachusetts, approximately 28% of Ixodes scapularis ticks had dual infections with B.
Lyme disease in North America is caused by the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi and is transmitted to humans via the skin through the bite of infected blacklegged Ixodes scapularis ticks.
The researchers performed DNA sequencing, microscopy, or culturing of the diagnostic specimens (five blood and one synovial), as well as oppA1 PCR testing of Ixodes scapularis ticks (black-legged or "deer" ticks) from regions of suspected patient tick exposure.
The researchers performed DNA sequencing, microscopy, or culturing of the diagnostic specimens (five blood and one synovial), as well as oppAl PCR testing of Ixodes scapularis ticks (black-legged or "deer" ticks) from regions of suspected patient tick exposure.
Ixodes scapularis, on the other hand, are slower moving and are not effectively collected using traps.
OspC facilitates Borrelia burgdorferi invasion of ixodes scapularis salivary glands.
Indeed, based upon the isolation of infected nymphal Ixodes scapularis ticks, Diuk-Wasser et al.
The highly efficient, villainous vector of Lyme disease and parasite of birds is almost exclusively Ixodes scapularis, the much smaller black-legged or deer tick.
Eighty percent of 317 deer sampled at three Minnesota locations with established Ixodes scapularis populations and only 5% of 150 deer from three non-tick locations were positive for lyme disease antibodies through ELIZA test (Gill et al.
But scientists have also demonstrated nootkatone's potential to kill ants, termites, mosquitoes, cockroaches, and ticks, including Ixodes scapularis (blacklegged tick), whose bite can transmit bacteria that cause Lyme disease in humans and other animals.