Canadian 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: September 6, 2019

Found 303 results
Scott JD and Durden LA, Amblyomma dissimile Koch (Acari: Ixodidae) parasitizes bird captured in Canada, Systematic & Applied Acarology, vol. 20, no. 8, 2015.
Chen D, Wong H, Belanger P, Moore K, Peterson M, and Cunningham J, Analyzing the Correlation between Deer Habitat and the Component of the Risk for Lyme Disease in Eastern Ontario, Canada: A GIS-Based Approach, ISPRS Int. J. Geo-inf, vol. 4, no. 1, pp. 105-123, 2015.
Yunik ME, Galloway TD, and Lindsay LR, Assessment of prevalence and distribution of spotted fever group rickettsiae in Manitoba, Canada, in the American dog tick, Dermacentor variabilis (Acari: Ixodidae)., Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis., vol. 15, no. 2, 2015.
Schvartz G, Epp T, Burgess HJ, Chilton NB, and Lohmann KL, Comparison between available serologic tests for detecting antibodies against Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Borrelia burgdorferi in horses in Canada, J Vet Diagn Invest, vol. 27, no. 4, 2015.
Mechai S, Margos G, Feil EJ, Lindsay LR, and Ogden NH, Complex population structure of Borrelia burgdorferi in southeastern and south central Canada as revealed by phylogeographic analysis., Appl Environ Microbiol., vol. 81, no. 4, 2015.
Gabriele-Rivet V, Arsenault J, Badcock J, Cheng A, Edsall J, Goltz J, Kennedy J, Lindsay LR, Pelcat Y, and Ogden NH, Different Ecological Niches for Ticks of Public Health Significance in Canada., PLoS One, vol. 10, no. 7, 2015.
Hatchette TF, Schleihauf E, Haldane D, Drebot MA, Baikie M, Cole TJ, Fleming S, Gould R, Lindsay LR, and Johnston BL, Epidemiology of Lyme Disease, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2002-2013, Emerg Infect Dis, vol. 21, no. 10, 2015.
Ogden NH, Mechai S, Margos G, Moriarty TJ, Michel P, Lindsay LR, Leighton PA, and Feil EJ, Evolutionary aspects of emerging Lyme disease in Canada, Appl Environ Microbiol, vol. 81, no. 21, 2015.
Middelveen MJ, Bandoski C, Burke J, Sapi E, Filush KR, Wang Y, Franco A, Mayne PJ, and Stricker RB, Exploring the association between Morgellons disease and Lyme disease: identification of Borrelia burgdorferi in Morgellons disease patients., BMC Dermatol., vol. 15, no. 1, 2015.
Aenishaenslin C, Michel P, Ravel A, Gern L, Milord F, Waaub JP, and Bélanger D, Factors associated with preventive behaviors regarding Lyme disease in Canada and Switzerland: a comparative study., BMC Public Health, vol. 15, 2015.
Scott JD and Durden LA, First record of Amblyomma rotundatum tick (Acari: Ixodidae) parasitizing a bird collected in Canada, Systematic & Applied Acarology, vol. 20, no. 2, 2015.
Ogden NH, Barker IK, Francis CA, Heagy A, Lindsay LR, and Hobson KA, How far north are migrant birds transporting the tick Ixodes scapularis in Canada? Insights from stable hydrogen isotope analyses of feathers., Ticks Tick Borne Dis., 2015.
Bouchard C, Leonard E, Koffi JK, Pelcat Y, Peregrine A, Chilton NB, Rochon K, Lysyk T, Lindsay LR, and Ogden NH, The increasing risk of Lyme disease in Canada, Can Vet J., vol. 56, no. 7, 2015.
Kumar D, Ristow LC, Shi M, Mukherjee P, Caine JA, Lee WY, Kubes P, Coburn J, and Chaconas G, Intravital Imaging of Vascular Transmigration by the Lyme Spirochete: Requirement for the Integrin Binding Residues of the B. burgdorferi P66 Protein, PLos Pathog, vol. 11, no. 12, 2015.
Eisen RJ, Eisen L, Ogden NH, and Beard CB, Linkages of Weather and Climate With Ixodes scapularis and Ixodes pacificus (Acari: Ixodidae), Enzootic Transmission of Borrelia burgdorferi, and Lyme Disease in North America, J Med Entomol, 2015.
Patrick DM, Miller RR, Gardy JL, Parker SM, Morshed MG, Steiner TS, Singer J, Shojania K, Tang P, and Complex Chronic Disease Study Group, Lyme Disease Diagnosed by Alternative Methods: A Phenotype Similar to That of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Clin Infect Dis, vol. 61, no. 7, 2015.
Gregson D, Evans G, Patrick D, and Bowie W, Lyme disease: How reliable are serologic results?, CMAJ, vol. 187, no. 16, 2015.
Ferrouillet C, Milord F, Lambert L, Vibien A, and Ravel A, Lyme disease: Knowledge and practices of family practitioners in southern Quebec, Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiology, vol. 26, no. 3, 2015.
Patrick DM, Lyme law: targeting best practices, CMAJ, vol. 187, no. 12, p. 911, 2015.
Kulkarni MA, Berrang-Ford L, Buck PA, Drebot MA, Lindsay LR, and Ogden NH, Major emerging vector-borne zoonotic diseases of public health importance in Canada, Emerg Microbes Infect, vol. 4, 2015.