Canadian Tick-borne Research 2010-Present

Please note that while summaries of the journal articles listed below are fairly universally accessible by members of the public, full text access often (though not always) requires a fee and/or account.

If you are aware of any Canadian research into ticks or tick-borne illnesses that should be included below, please send me an email and include whatever details you have.

Last updated: April 8, 2021

Found 433 results
Lumsden G, Zakharov EV, Dolynskyj S, Weese JS, Lindsay LR, and Jardine CM, The application of next-generation sequence-based DNA barcoding for bloodmeal detection in host-seeking wild-caught Ixodes scapularis nymphs, BMC Res Notes, vol. 14, no. 1, p. 67, 2021.
Nichol GK, Weese JS, Evason M, and Clow KM, Assessing knowledge, attitudes, and practices of Canadian veterinarians with regard to Lyme disease in dogs, J Vet Intern Med, vol. 35, pp. 294-302, 2021.
Krause PJ, Auwaerter PG, Bannuru RR, Branda JA, Falck-Ytter YT, Lantos PM, Lavergne V, Meissner HC, Osani MC, Rips JG, Sood SK, Vannier E, Vaysbrot EE, and Wormser GP, Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA): 2020 Guideline on Diagnosis and Management of Babesiosis, vol. 72, no. 2, pp. 185-189, 2021.
Lantos PM, Rumbaugh J, Bockenstedt LK, Falck-Ytter YT, Aguero-Rosenfeld ME, Auwaerter PG, Baldwin K, Bannuru RR, Belani KK, Bowie W, Branda JA, Clifford DB, DiMario FJ, Halperin JJ, Krause PJ, Lavergne V, Liang MH, Meissner HC, Nigrovic LE, Nocton JJ, Osani MC, Pruitt AA, Rips JG, Rosenfeld LE, Savoy ML, Sood SK, Steere AC, Strle F, Sundel R, Tsao JI, Vaysbrot EE, Wormser GP, and Zemel LS, Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), American Academy of Neurology (AAN), and American College of Rheumatology (ACR): 2020 Guidelines for the Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Lyme Disease, Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken), 2021.
Scott JD, Pascoe EL, Sajid MS, and Foley JE, Detection of Babesia odocoilei in Ixodes scapularis Ticks Collected in Southern Ontario, Canada, Pathogens, vol. 10, no. 3, 2021.
Lysyk TJ, Dergousoff SJ, Rochon K, Chilton NB, and Smith AM, Distribution of Dermacentor andersoni (Acari: Ixodidae) in Grassland Regions of Alberta, Canada, J Med Entomol, 2021.
Scott JD, First Report of Ixodes scapularis Ticks Parasitizing a North American Porcupine in Canada, parasitologia, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 45-49, 2021.
Farooq I and Moriarty TJ, The Impact of Tick-Borne Diseases on the Bone, Microorganisms, vol. 9, no. 3, 2021.
Journault AA, Richard L, and Aenishaenslin C, In Response to ‘Patient Lyme disease websites prioritize science; public health websites prioritize consistent messaging’, Zoonoses Public Health, 2021.
Boodman C, Richert Q, Lother SA, Kasper K, Fanella S, Lagace-Wiens P, and Keynan Y, Inguinal Ulceroglandular Tularemia Caused by Francisella tularensis Subspecies holarctica, Canada, Emerging Infectious Diseases, vol. 27, no. 4, pp. 1228-1229, 2021.
Burrows H, Talbot B, McKay R, Slatculescu AM, Logan JJ, Thickstun C, Lindsay LR, Dibernardo A, Koffi JK, Ogden NH, and Kulkarni MA, A multi-year assessment of blacklegged tick (Ixodes scapularis) population establishment and Lyme disease risk areas in Ottawa, Canada, 2017-2019, PLoS One, vol. 16, no. 2, 2021.
Dersch R and Singh AE, Neurosyphilis and Lyme neuroborreliosis, Curr Opin Neurol, 2021.
Lloyd VK, Cox M, Bailey J, and Roy C, Patient Lyme disease websites prioritize science; public health websites prioritize consistent messaging-Comment on 'Lyme disease prevention: A content analysis of Canadian patient group and government websites', Zoonoses Public Health, 2021.
Cameron L, Rocque R, Penner K, and Mauro I, Public perceptions of Lyme disease and climate change in southern Manitoba, Canada: making a case for strategic decoupling of climate and health messages, BMC Public Health, vol. 21, 2021.
Diyes CP, Dergousoff SJ, Yunik ME, and Chilton NB, Reproductive output and larval survival of American dog ticks (Dermacentor variabilis) from a population at the northern distributional limit, Exp Appl Acarol, 2021.
Neely M, Arroyo LG, Jardine CM, Moore A, Hazlett M, Clow KM, Archer H, and Weese JS, Seroprevalence and evaluation of risk factors associated with seropositivity for Borrelia burgdorferi in Ontario horses, Equine Vet, vol. 53, no. 2, pp. 331-338, 2021.
McGrath SL, Huang SH, and Kobryn K, Single stranded DNA annealing is a conserved activity of telomere resolvases, PLoS One, vol. 16, no. 2, 2021.
Young I, Prematunge C, Pussegoda K, Corrin T, and Waddell LA, Tick exposures and alpha-gal syndrome: A systematic review of the evidence, Ticks Tick Borne Dis, vol. 12, no. 3, p. 101674, 2021.
Myette RL, Webber J, Mikhail H, and Keifso K, A 4-year-old boy with ataxia and aphasia, CMAJ, vol. 192, no. 21, pp. E578-E582, 2020.
Yeung C, Hopman WM, and Baranchuk A, About Modeling Long-Term Cardiac Manifestations of Lyme Disease, Am J Cardiol., vol. S0002-9149, no. 20, pp. 30346-5, 2020.