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.

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Last updated: January 3, 2022

Found 476 results
Banovic P, Diaz-Sanchez AA, Galon C, Foucault-Simonin A, Simin V, Mijatovic D, Papic L, Wu-Chuang A, Obregon D, Moutailler S, and Cabezas-Cruz A, A One Health approach to study the circulation of tick-borne pathogens: A preliminary study, One Health, vol. 13, 2021.
Morshed MG, Lee MK, Boyd E, Mak S, Fraser E, Nguyen J, Dykstra EA, Otterstater M, Henry B, and Galanis E, Passive Tick Surveillance and Detection of Borrelia Species in Ticks from British Columbia, Canada: 2002-2018, Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis., 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.
Bloch EM, AAR, T., and Katz LM, Powassan virus: What is the risk to the blood supply?, Transfusion, 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.
O’Brien SF, Drews SJ, Yi QL, Bloch EM, Ogden NH, Koffi JK, Lindsay LR, Gregoire Y, and Delage G, Risk of transfusion-transmitted Babesia microti in Canada, Transfusion, 2021.
Nury C, Blais MC, and Arsenault J, Risk of transmittable blood-borne pathogens in blood units from blood donor dogs in Canada, J Vet Intern Med, 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.
Burgess HJ, Lockerbie BP, Ayalew LE, Dibernardo A, Hrazdilova K, Modry D, and Bollinger TK, Species-specific PCR assay for the detection of Babesia odocoilei, J Vet Diagn Invest., 2021.
Zhang X and Wu X, Synchronized Tick Population Oscillations Driven by Host Mobility and Spatially Heterogeneous Developmental Delays Combined, Bull Math Biol., vol. 83, no. 6, 2021.
Hogenbom J, Jones A, Wang HV, Pickett LJ, and Faraone N, Synthesis and Characterization of β-Cyclodextrin-Essential Oil Inclusion Complexes for Tick Repellent Development, Polymers (Basel.), vol. 13, no. 11, 2021.
Lumsden G, Zakharov EV, Dolynskyj S, Weese JS, Lindsay LR, and Jardine CM, Temporal Detection Limits of Remnant Larval Bloodmeals in Nymphal Ixodes scapularis (Say, Ixodida: Ixodidae) Using Two Next-Generation Sequencing DNA Barcoding Assays, J Med Entomol., vol. 58, no. 2, pp. 821-829, 2021.
Wu-Chuang A, Obregon D, Estrada-Pena A, and Cabezas-Cruz A, Thermostable Keystone Bacteria Maintain the Functional Diversity of the Ixodes scapularis Microbiome Under Heat Stress, Microb Ecol, 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.
Gray JS and Ogden NH, Ticks, Human Babesiosis and Climate Change, Pathogens, vol. 10, no. 11, 2021.
Vogt NA and Stevens B, Why the Rationale for Canine Borrelia burgdorferi Vaccination Is Unpersuasive, Front Vet Sci, vol. 8, 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.