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Related to Dermacentor: Dermacentor reticulatus
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Noun1.Dermacentor - vectors of important diseases of man and animals
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
American dog tick, Dermacentor variabilis, wood tick - common tick that can transmit Rocky Mountain spotted fever and tularemia
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POWV se aislo por primera vez de humanos en Powassan, Ontario, Canada en 1958 (Figura 2) a partir de tejido cerebral de un nino que murio de encefalitis (32), aunque el mismo virus fue aislado anos antes en garrapatas Dermacentor andersoni recolectadas en Colorado en 1952 (33).
scupense, and Dermacentor marginatus (16,18,20,24).
No obstante, estudios mas recientes en los que se utilizo la PCR, demostraron no solo la presencia del agente en garrapatas del genero Dermacentor, sino tambien su transmision transovarica [5], que hasta los momentos habia sido cuestionada [14], lo que constituye otro argumento mas para su mantenimiento y persistencia en la naturaleza [5].
Dermacentor variabilis, A americanum and A maculatum ticks analyzed for Rickettsia species.
BRAVECTO Topical for dogs kills adult fleas and is indicated for the treatment and prevention of flea infestations (Ctenocephalides felis) and the treatment and control of tick infestations Ixodes scapularis (black-legged tick), Dermacentor variabilis (American dog tick),and Rhipicephalus sanguineus (brown dog tick) for 12 weeks in dogs and puppies six months of age and older, and weighing 4.
The American dog tick, Dermacentor variabilis (Say), is the primary vector responsible for transmission of R.
The UK (then but not now) was free of European ticks, such as Dermacentor reticulatus, and the tapeworm Echinococcus multilocularis, and we wanted to keep them out.
5) Convalescent sera from all four patients exhibited high immunoglobulin antibody titers to the Rocky Mountain spotted fever agent, Rickettsia rickettsii, and also to a new spotted fever group rickettsia, Rickettsia 364D; later detected in the Pacific Coast tick, Dermacentor occidentals.
Las garrapatas Amblyomma americanum y Dermacentor variabilis han sido implicadas como vectores de HRTV in EEUU.
Key words: Dermacentor albipictus, winter tick, moose, recruitment, weather, habitat, Alces
No protein belonging to the Dermacentor variabilis integral proteins (DVIP) subfamily was found.